After a busy first half of 2017, mobile gaming M&A activity has moved from too-hot-to-touch to a still very warm simmer. Here’s our summary of recent mobile gaming M&A activity. The biggest recent news is Tencent’s rumored acquisition of Angry Birds developer Rovio, for an amount reported to be around $3 billion. There’s speculation that…Read More Mobile Gaming M&A News Roundup – June 23
With the recent flurry of M&A activity around mobile gaming companies, we thought it might be interesting to take a look at our list of notable mobile games-related transactions from 2015 through June 2017. Why pick 2015 as a starting date? While the decision was somewhat arbitrary, there are two reasons we chose that year.…Read More List of Acquisitions of Mobile Game Companies in the West
It’s been a big couple of weeks for games investments. From Google’s acquisition of Owlchemy Labs to Softbank’s investment in game technology company Improbable, plus a host of other investments and publishing deals, game companies are starting to feel even hotter as investment targets. It’s no secret that much of this investment is being led…Read More Games M&A Heats Up: What’s Driving Recent Activity?