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

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: PandaScore raises €5m (£4.5m); Armada Interactive files for bankruptcy; and ESIC sanctions 37 coaches for misconduct. PandaScore raises €5m (£4.5m) Esports data provider PandaScore has raised €5m (£4.5m) [...]

  • Apple Further Retaliates Against Epic Games; Tencent Acquires Minority Stake in Voodoo

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Apple further retaliates against Epic Games; Tencent acquires minority stake in Voodoo; and Hour One raises USD$5m (£3.8m). Apple further retaliates against Epic Games Apple has threatened to [...]

  • Embracer Group Acquires 8 Studios; Tencent Gaming Revenue up 40%

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Embracer Group acquires eight studios; Tencent gaming revenue up 40%; and Stillfront Group EBITDA climbs 159%. Embracer Group acquires eight studios Karlstad-based video games holding company Embracer Group [...]

  • Epic Games Raises USD$1.78bn; Trump Signs Executive Order Against Tencent

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Epic Games raises USD$1.78bn (£1.35bn); Trump signs executive order against Tencent; and Enthusiast Gaming acquires Omnia Media. Epic Games raises USD$1.78bn (£1.35bn) Epic Games has announced that it [...]

  • New EU Regulation Gives Developers & Publishers More Rights; Amazon Delays 'New World' MMO to 2021

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the latest news in the world of gaming. In today’s news: New EU regulation gives developers and publishers more rights against platforms; Amazon pushes New World MMO back to 2021; and Leyou gives Tencent priority [...]

  • Paradox Interactive Acquires Playrion; Sony Mulling Offer for Leyou

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Paradox Interactive acquires Playrion; Sony mulling offer for Leyou; and Tencent launches second US studio. Paradox Interactive acquires Playrion Stockholm-based developer-publisher Paradox Interactive has announced that it has [...]

  • Tencent to Invest CN¥500bn in Infrastructure; League of Legends Adds In-Game Banners

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Tencent to invest CN¥500bn (£57.0bn) in infrastructure; League of Legends adds in-game banners; and Renegades CEO fined USD$15,000 (£12,000) by FINRA. Tencent to invest CN¥500bn (£57.0bn) in [...]

  • Take-Two Posts Record Q4 Financials; Tencent Acquires System Shock 3 Licence

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Take-Two posts record Q4 financials; Tencent acquires System Shock 3 licence; and G2A settles USD$40,000 (£32,600) key sales dispute. Take-Two posts record Q4 financials Take-Two has posted company-record [...]

  • Keywords Raises £100m Acquisition Fund; Ubisoft Sues Apple & Google

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Keywords raises £100m acquisition fund; Ubisoft sues Apple and Google; and Tencent to establish North American AAA studio. Keywords raises £100m acquisition fund Keywords Studios has raised approximately [...]

  • Tencent Online Game Revenue Climbs 31%; Unreal Engine Royalty-Free up to USD$1m

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Tencent online game revenue climbs 31%; Unreal Engine royalty-free up to USD$1m (£815,000); and FACEIT to manage North American Rainbow Six Siege esports. Tencent online game revenue [...]

  • Subspace Raises USD$26m; Apple Eyeing NextVR Acquisition

    TheGamingEconomy’s Daily Digest brings you the prevalent business stories in gaming. In today’s news: Subspace raises USD$26m (£21m); Apple eyeing NextVR acquisition; and Tencent becomes majority Huya shareholder. Subspace raises USD$26m (£21m) Internet traffic management organisation Subspace has launched publicly and has [...]