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  • TGE Index Investment Report - Q4 & Year-End 2020

    Facebook's advertising methodology is under the game industry spotlight again, after the social networking giant deemed the trailer for a celebrated indie title too 'sexually suggestive' for distribution. In a tweet, Devolver Digital, the publisher of GRIS, claimed that Nomada Studio’s [...]

  • IMVU Relaunches as Together Labs; Corsair Shareholders to Raise USD$252m

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: IMVU relaunches as Together Labs; Corsair shareholders to raise USD$252m (£184m); and Brave Lamb Studio raises zł1.2m (£234,700) ahead of prospective IPO. IMVU relaunches as Together Labs Redwood [...]

  • Enthusiast Gaming Secures CAD$42m Deal Financing; Miniclip Acquires Gamebasics

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Enthusiast Gaming secures CAD$42m (£24m) deal financing; Miniclip acquires Gamebasics; and ENJ gaming cryptocurrency approved in Japan. Enthusiast Gaming secures CAD$42m (£24m) deal financing Video game media platform [...]

  • MGI Acquires KingIsle; Northzone Exits Kahoot

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: MGI acquires KingIsle; Northzone exits Kahoot; and non-domestic China game approvals fall by 47.6% in 2020. MGI acquires KingIsle Media & Games Invest (MGI) has announced that it [...]

  • Keywords Studios in Dual Acquisition; Embracer Group Secures New M&A Warchest

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Keywords Studios in dual acquisition; Embracer Group secures new M&A warchest; and esports to be medalled event at 2022 Asian Games. Keywords Studios in dual acquisition Following on [...]

  • Flexion Mobile Raises SEK114m; Esports One Secures USD$4m

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Flexion Mobile raises SEK114m (£10m); Esports One secures USD$4m (£3m); and Gfinity acquires EpicStream. Flexion Mobile raises SEK114m (£10m) Android game distribution platform Flexion Mobile has announced that [...]

  • Saudi Crown Prince to Become Largest SNK Shareholder; 2UP Receives USD$2.8m

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Saudi Crown Prince leads to become largest SNK shareholder; 2UP receives USD$2.8m (£2.1m) from Supercell; and CD Projekt net profit climbs by 57%. Saudi Crown Prince to [...]

  • Thunderful Group Acquires Station Interactive; MGI Completes €80m Bond Placement

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Thunderful Group acquires Station Interactive; MGI completes €80m (£72m) bond placement; and ACCO Brands expands into gaming with PowerA purchase. Thunderful Group acquires Station Interactive Gothenburg-based video game [...]

  • 2019-2020 the Fastest Year for UK Industry Growth; Esports Guild Signs Major Sponsorship

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: TIGA reports that 2019-2020 has seen the fastest growth for the UK games industry; Esports Guild signs its first major sponsorship since its IPO; and PopReach [...]

  • Virtuos Acquires CounterPunch Studios; Mogul Raises AUD$8m

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Virtuos acquires CounterPunch Studios; Mogul raises AUD$8m (£4.4m); and Unity Ads joins AppLovin and IronSource in gaming ads triopoly. Virtuos acquires CounterPunch Studios Singaporean developer Virtuos has acquired [...]

  • MY.GAMES Acquires Deus Craft; Embracer Group Raises SEK5.78bn

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: MY.GAMES acquires Deus Craft; Embracer Group raises SEK5.78bn (£502m); and TGS Esports acquires Volcanic Media. MY.GAMES acquires Deus Craft Mail.ru Group has announced the acquisition of a controlling [...]