Like Wellplayed, Inc.

closed 6/9/2017 via Reuters

KAYAC Inc., acquired Wellplayed, Inc.

synopsis: Kayac, a game developer in Japan, acquired 150 shares (60 percent stake) of Wellplayed Inc. Wellplayed, Inc. offers video production, casting management, administration program distribution, and e-sports consultation services.
buyer: KAYAC Inc. (TSE:3904:$55.90)
KAYAC Inc. develops gaming applications in Japan. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Kamakura, Japan. They also offer jsdo.it, a community for developers to showcase their works on JavaScript and HTML5, as well as share their codes and learn from others. "
target: Wellplayed, Inc.
Tokyo-based, Wellplayed, Inc. offers video production, casting management, administration program distribution, and e-sports consultation services.
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announced 7/10/2020 via BNC Analysis

YDX Innovation Corp., will acquire Render

synopsis: YDX Innovation Corp. is to acquire UK-based Render.GG, an expert in media production and management, motion graphics, social media management and content curation for YouTube.
buyer: YDX Innovation Corp. (TSXV:YDX:$1.58)
YDX Innovation Corp. is a technology company that develops products and services and is an expert in immersive technologies like Augmented and Virtual Reality, eSports events and Interactive Exhibitions under the following three divisions: Arkave VR Arena, YDreams Global, and Game On Festival. "
target: Render
Based in the United Kingdom, Render is an expert in media production and management, motion graphics, social media management and content curation for YouTube.
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$0.60
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closed 1/22/2020 via BNC Analysis

Actstitude, acquired Brand Artistry

synopsis: Actstitude, a social media agency in Malaysia, has acquired a 55% stake in Brand Artistry, a Singapore-based photo and video production agency that provides creative solutions for brands and businesses. Brand Artistry creates effective and relevant visual media to help their clients reach a larger and desired target audience.
buyer: Actstitude
Actstitude is a social media agency in Malaysia. Actstitude helps their clients get the most out of their social media channels. Their services include brand strategy & design, social media management, integrated campaigns, photography & videography, influencer marketing, and more. "
target: Brand Artistry
Brand Artistry is a Singapore-based photo and video production agency that provides creative solutions for brands and businesses. Brand Artistry creates effective and relevant visual media to help their clients reach a larger and desired target audience.
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closed 10/30/2019 via PR Newswire

Vindex, acquired Next Generation Esports

synopsis: Vindex, the emerging leader in esports, announced the acquisition of Next Generation Esports (NGE), the premier independent esports production company. NGE elevates the next generation of competitive video game franchises through A-to-Z professional league operations, amateur tournaments, live events, managed services and studio broadcasts.
buyer: Vindex
Vindex is the preeminent esports infrastructure platform. The company provides technology and services that power the richest experiences in esports and help the world's leading game publishers, esports leagues and teams deliver deeply engaging experiences to fans around the world. "
target: Next Generation Esports
Next Generation Esports (NGE) is the premier independent esports production company. NGE elevates the next generation of competitive video game franchises through A-to-Z professional league operations, amateur tournaments, live events, managed services and studio broadcasts.
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closed 3/29/2019 via PR Web

Rodeo FX, acquired Rodeo Production

synopsis: Known the world over for the quality of their visual effects, Rodeo FX has acquired Rodeo Production. Rodeo Production’s Montreal office will continue to manage photo and video production, but will now also bring to the table all of Rodeo FX’s innovative post-production services and technical prowess.
buyer: Rodeo FX
Rodeo FX is a world leader in visual effects, with a team of 600 artists in Montreal, Quebec City, Munich and Los Angeles working on major movies, TV series and commercials to create award-winning visual effects. "
target: Rodeo Production
Rodeo Production offers industry-leading photo and video production services, with studios in Montreal and Toronto. Its roster of artists includes some of the industry’s most influential image-makers, and its clients include top names in fashion, beauty, music, sports, food, and advertising.
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closed 1/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

4S Bay, acquired Wayfarer Entertainment

synopsis: Wayfarer Entertainment, the production outfit specializing in inspirational content and digital projects including My Last Days, Man Enough and Five Feet Apart, has sold a majority equity stake to 4S Bay, a private investment fund dedicated to mission and impact related investments to stem the gap between racial, social and economic inequalities.
buyer: 4S Bay
4S Bay is a private investment fund focused on film investments. It is a family office dedicated to mission and impact related investments to stem the gap between racial, social and economic inequalities. "
target: Wayfarer Entertainment
Wayfarer Entertainment is a production outfit specializing in inspirational content. In addition to film, TV and digital projects including My Last Days, Man Enough and Five Feet Apart, the company also has a full-service commercial department.
price ($mm)
$10
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announced 8/29/2018 via Company Press Release

Carlyle Group, will acquire NEP Group, Inc.

synopsis: NEP Group, Crestview Partners and The Carlyle Group announced that Carlyle Global Partners, Carlyle’s long-duration private equity fund, will acquire Crestview’s remaining shareholding in NEP. NEP is a worldwide outsourced technical production partner supporting premier content producers of live sports, entertainment, music and corporate events.
buyer: Carlyle Group (CG:$6,117.50)
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $210 billion of assets under management across 335 investment vehicles. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions. "
target parent: Crestview Partners
target: NEP Group, Inc. (NEPG:$450.72)
Since 1986, NEP has been a worldwide outsourced technical production partner supporting premier content producers of live sports, entertainment, music and corporate events.
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announced 6/6/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Williamsville Sears Management Inc., will acquire Buds Entertainment Inc.

synopsis: Williamsville Sears Management Inc., a diversified holding corporation, will acquire Buds Entertainment Inc., a Canadian Entertainment Group focused on film and music production. Buds Entertainment's diverse services include, but are not limited to, music, video production, audio engineering and production.
buyer: Williamsville Sears Management Inc. (OTCPK:WSML:$0.00)
Williamsville Sears Management is a diversified holding corporation. The group operates its own assets through a range of subsidiary companies under its purview. The group’s primary focus is in real estate, mining, media, transportation, entertainment and technology. "
target: Buds Entertainment Inc.
Buds Entertainment Inc. is a Canadian Entertainment Group focused on film and music production. Their diverse services include, but are not limited to, music, video production, audio engineering and production.
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closed 5/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

Answer Media, LLC, acquired SpaceMob Studio

synopsis: Answer Media, LLC, a diversified digital media and advertising technology company, has acquired a majority stake in SpaceMob Studio, a video production studio focused on helping publishers and brands expand their digital video strategies. SpaceMob has done video production work for well-known names in the industry like Time and Fandom.
buyer: Answer Media, LLC
Answer Media has become one of the nation’s most diversified digital media and advertising technology companies. Their primary focus is on solutions for publishers that help progress their businesses in meaningful ways. "
target: SpaceMob Studio
SpaceMob is a next generation video production studio focused on helping publishers and brands create affordable, custom video content that engages users across multiple digital platforms. SpaceMob has done video production work for well-known names in the industry like Time, Ranker and Fandom.
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announced 5/3/2018 via PR Newswire

RMRM Holdings, Sound Point Capital Management, will acquire Relativity Media, LLC

synopsis: Relativity Media has agreed to sell all of its assets to UltraV Holdings LLC, a joint venture among funds managed by Sound Point Capital Management and RMRM Holdings. Relativity Media operates a portfolio of major studio quality film assets with the capabilities and infrastructure to produce and distribute high caliber, original content.
buyer: RMRM Holdings
buyer: Sound Point Capital Management
UltraV Holdings LLC is a joint venture among funds managed by Sound Point Capital Management, a New York-based asset management firm with approximately $17 billion of assets under management, and RMRM Holdings, which is led by David Robbins, Lex Miron and Larry Robbins. "
target: Relativity Media, LLC
Relativity Media operates a portfolio of major studio quality film assets with the capabilities and infrastructure to produce and distribute high caliber, original content. They are engaged in the production and distribution of movies, television, fashion, sports, digital and music.
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closed 3/1/2018 via BusinessWire

Park Group merged with Studio Squared,

synopsis: Film and video production firm Park Group and the content specialists from Studio Squared (S2) have merged as Tilt Creative + Production, a fully integrated creative and production firm formed to assist national and local clients with creation of traditional and digital video content.
buyer: Studio Squared
Studio Squared is a content agency with top creative talent built to move at the speed and scale of retail. They began by launching a digital network that has grown from 350 to 3,500 stores. "
target: Park Group
Founded in 1986 to offer a full range of video and television production and post-production services, Park Group has been generating solid, creative solutions for 25 years.
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closed 8/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

Bareface, acquired Invisible Artists Pty Ltd

synopsis: Bareface, the Modern Advertising Agency, has acquired Invisible Artists, a production studio that creates motion design & animation content for leading brands. Invisible Artists creates strategically-led digital campaigns, online destinations, native content, and innovative experiences to drive trade & consumer engagement and awareness.
buyer: Bareface
Bareface is the Modern Advertising Agency. Bareface connects people to products and services, achieving the brand clarity, consistency, and authenticity that turns consumers into customers. The company offers advertising, digital marketing, and social media marketing services. "
target: Invisible Artists Pty Ltd
Invisible Artists is a production studio that creates motion design & animation content for leading brands. They create strategically-led digital campaigns, online destinations, native content, and innovative experiences to drive trade & consumer engagement and awareness.
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closed 7/13/2017 via PR Newswire

ST Acquisition Holdings, LLC, acquired AnswersMedia Inc.

synopsis: ST Acquisition Holdings, LLC, a group organized by the Chicago Federation of Labor (CFL) and Edwin Eisendrath, has acquired AnswersMedia, a fully integrated production studio specializing in creative content for broadcast and the web. Both companies are based in Chicago.
buyer: ST Acquisition Holdings, LLC
ST Acquisition Holdings, LLC is a group organized by the Chicago Federation of Labor (CFL) and Edwin Eisendrath, former Chicago Alderman, to acquire the Chicago Sun-Times. They were formed in 2017. "
target: AnswersMedia Inc.
AnswersMedia is a fully integrated production studio specializing in creative content for broadcast and the web. As a visual communications company, their strongest partnerships are built upon their unique ability to combine film and video, design, animation and digital expertise all under one roof.
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closed 5/31/2017 via BNC Analysis

AMP Visual TV, purchased Studio Activities from Euro Media Group

synopsis: AMP Visual TV and Euro Media Group have concluded a transfer of Euro Media's studio activities to AMP Visual TV. The agreement involves 97 employees and 23 film sets across the studios of Lendit, Montjoie, Palais Image, studios 104, 128, 130 and 217. Euro Media Group is Europe’s leading provider of broadcast facilities and services.
buyer: AMP Visual TV
As a specialist in TV Coverage, AMP Visual TV provides services throughout the production process for live programmes and those produced under live conditions. They assist clients in devising, designing and carrying out filming, transmission and broadcasting of programmes for every screen format. "
seller parent: PAI Partners
seller: Euro Media Group
The studio activities include 97 employees and 23 film sets across the studios Lendit, Montjoie, Palais Image, studios 104, 128, 130 and 217. Euro Media Group is a leading provider of broadcast facilities and services in France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, United Kingdom, Switzerland and Italy.
price ($mm)
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$28
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0.0x
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closed 3/30/2017 via Market Wire

GG Media Network merged with American Leisure Holdings, Inc.,

synopsis: American Leisure Holdings, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has finalized a merger with GG Media Network, parent company to GG Studios, LLC, a rising eSports media production company. GG Studios works with publishers and sponsors to create and distribute original eSports content for both television and digital platforms.
buyer: American Leisure Holdings, Inc. (OTCPK:AMLH:$25.76)
American Leisure Holdings, Inc. engages in the investments in the leisure industry and energy market. They also operate travel service and leisure property businesses and vacation club and travel club programs. "
target: GG Media Network
GG Media Network, parent company to GG Studios, LLC, is a rising eSports media production company. GG Studios works with publishers and sponsors to create and distribute original eSports content for both television and digital platforms.
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closed 1/19/2017 via PR Newswire

DEG Digital, acquired Hint Studios

synopsis: DEG, one of the fastest-growing digital agencies in the country, has bolstered its creative service offerings by acquiring Hint, a Kansas City-based creative content and experience design shop.
buyer: DEG Digital
One of the fastest-growing companies in the country, DEG is a full-service digital agency purpose-built to help clients master the moment with relevant and data-driven marketing, commerce, and collaboration solutions. "
target: Hint Studios
Founded in 1990 in Kansas City's Crossroads Arts District as Take Two Productions, Hint has evolved from a video production studio into a story shop, meeting its clients' needs with high-end video, motion, and experience design expertise.
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announced 1/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Weidenhammer Systems Corporation, will acquire Shufflebox Productions, LLC

synopsis: Weidenhammer, a provider of strategy, marketing, and technology solutions that focuses on transforming businesses, announced that they reached an agreement to acquire Shufflebox Productions, LLC., an industry-leading video production company located in Kutztown, PA.
buyer: Weidenhammer Systems Corporation
Weidenhammer Systems Corporation is a provider of information technology solutions for the commercial and education marketplace. Services include: consulting, software development, infrastructure solutions, managed services and cloud solutions, as well as school district administrative solutions. "
target: Shufflebox Productions, LLC
Founded in 2010, Shufflebox is the trusted video production company for a variety of regional and national brands including Men’s Health, eBay Enterprises, Toys R Us, JustBorn, QVC and more. Shufflebox provides services everywhere and anywhere a production needs to be created.
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closed 8/24/2016 via BusinessWire

Zazoom Media Group, LLC, acquired Ruckus Factory Digital Studios

synopsis: ZMG (Zazoom Media Group) announced that it has acquired Ruckus Factory Digital Studios, a Chicago-based content incubator and production studio specializing in comedy, lifestyle and documentary production. Ruckus Factory will join ZMG, a leading premium video creator and multi-platform content distributor.
buyer: Zazoom Media Group, LLC
Zazoom Media Group (ZMG) is a producer and distributor of short form news, lifestyle, and entertainment videos. ZMG was founded by Emmy award-winning journalists and their newsroom is built on those same industry-leading standards. "
target: Ruckus Factory Digital Studios
Ruckus Factory Digital Studios (RFDS) is a Chicago-based creative content incubator and production house, specializing in comedy, lifestyle and documentary video content. The company was started to embrace high-end production, without sacrificing storytelling in the process.
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closed 8/17/2016 via Company Press Release

Snapshot Interactive LLC, acquired Pounds Media

synopsis: SnapShot Interactive, a digital agency headquartered in Nashville, TN, has acquired St. Louis-based video company Pounds Media. The companies are coming together to expand SnapShot Interactive’s video production services and presence in the St. Louis area.
buyer: Snapshot Interactive LLC
Snapshot Interactive is a full digital-services agency that bridges the gap between video production, website design and online marketing strategies. The company handles everything in-house from shooting and editing video, to application design and coding, to creating full digital marketing plans. "
target: Pounds Media
Founded in 2011 by St. Louis video producers Jered and Jordan Schneider, Pounds Media was built with the belief that every company has a story worth telling and they wanted to help them tell it through video.
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closed 7/6/2016 via BNC Analysis

Kennetic Productions, Inc., acquired Kennetic Productions, Inc.

synopsis: Chris Kennelly, previous owner of Kennetic Productions, Northeast Florida’s premier digital media video production company, has bought back the company. In an increasingly digital world, Kennetic Productions is helping companies and clients to reconnect, reengage, and bring the communication back to a personal level.
buyer: Kennetic Productions, Inc.
Kennetic Productions is Northeast Florida’s premier digital media video production company. In an increasingly digital world, Kennetic Productions is helping companies and clients to reconnect, reengage, and bring the communication back to a personal level. "
target parent: Foundation Financial Group
target: Kennetic Productions, Inc.
Kennetic Productions is Northeast Florida’s premier digital media video production company. In an increasingly digital world, Kennetic Productions is helping companies and clients to reconnect, reengage, and bring the communication back to a personal level.
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closed 6/9/2017 via Reuters

KAYAC Inc., acquired Wellplayed, Inc.

synopsis: Kayac, a game developer in Japan, acquired 150 shares (60 percent stake) of Wellplayed Inc. Wellplayed, Inc. offers video production, casting management, administration program distribution, and e-sports consultation services.
buyer: KAYAC Inc. (TSE:3904:$55.90)
KAYAC Inc. develops gaming applications in Japan. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Kamakura, Japan. They also offer jsdo.it, a community for developers to showcase their works on JavaScript and HTML5, as well as share their codes and learn from others. "
target: Wellplayed, Inc.
Tokyo-based, Wellplayed, Inc. offers video production, casting management, administration program distribution, and e-sports consultation services.
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announced 8/31/2018 via BNC Analysis

Evolable Asia Corp., will acquire Kayac Hanoi Co., Ltd

synopsis: Evolable Asia, a Tokyo-based company that operates three popular online travel portals, will acquire Kayac Hanoi from Kayac, a game development studio in Japan. Kayac Hanoi is a mobile video game development company in Vietnam that focuses on planning, developing and operating casual social games.
buyer: Evolable Asia Corp. (TSE:6191:$47.36)
Evolable Asia is a Tokyo-based company that operates three popular online travel portals. Through their portals the company provides travel and hotel booking services at competitive prices. Over 600 travel sites use their technology to power their own flight, hotel, and tour package searches. "
target parent: KAYAC Inc.
target: Kayac Hanoi Co., Ltd
Kayac Hanoi is a mobile video game development company in Vietnam that focuses on planning, developing and operating casual social games. Their portfolio of games include Stickman Striker, Ninja Legend, and Fantasy Rush.
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closed 6/9/2017 via Reuters

KAYAC Inc., acquired Wellplayed, Inc.

synopsis: Kayac, a game developer in Japan, acquired 150 shares (60 percent stake) of Wellplayed Inc. Wellplayed, Inc. offers video production, casting management, administration program distribution, and e-sports consultation services.
buyer: KAYAC Inc. (TSE:3904:$55.90)
KAYAC Inc. develops gaming applications in Japan. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Kamakura, Japan. They also offer jsdo.it, a community for developers to showcase their works on JavaScript and HTML5, as well as share their codes and learn from others. "
target: Wellplayed, Inc.
Tokyo-based, Wellplayed, Inc. offers video production, casting management, administration program distribution, and e-sports consultation services.
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closed 2/29/2016 via Company Press Release

KAYAC Inc., acquired D Hearts VietNam

synopsis: KAYAC Inc., a company that develops gaming applications in Japan, acquired D Hearts VietNam Co., Ltd., a company that develops and markets applications and games for Android and iOS phones.
buyer: KAYAC Inc. (TSE:3904:$55.90)
KAYAC Inc. develops gaming applications in Japan. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Kamakura, Japan. They also offer jsdo.it, a community for developers to showcase their works on JavaScript and HTML5, as well as share their codes and learn from others. "
target: D Hearts VietNam
D Hearts VietNam Co., Ltd. develops and markets applications and games for Android and iOS phones. The company was founded in 2011 and is based in Hanoi, Vietnam.
price ($mm)
$0.22
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$0
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closed 6/9/2017 via Reuters

KAYAC Inc., acquired Wellplayed, Inc.

synopsis: Kayac, a game developer in Japan, acquired 150 shares (60 percent stake) of Wellplayed Inc. Wellplayed, Inc. offers video production, casting management, administration program distribution, and e-sports consultation services.
buyer: KAYAC Inc. (TSE:3904:$55.90)
KAYAC Inc. develops gaming applications in Japan. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Kamakura, Japan. They also offer jsdo.it, a community for developers to showcase their works on JavaScript and HTML5, as well as share their codes and learn from others. "
target: Wellplayed, Inc.
Tokyo-based, Wellplayed, Inc. offers video production, casting management, administration program distribution, and e-sports consultation services.
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closed 6/11/2021 via BNC Analysis

Facebook, acquired BigBox VR

synopsis: Facebook has acquired Seattle-based BigBox VR, a developer of VR video games. BigBox VR’s mission is to combine platform-defining games, social communities, and competitive play to create a VR esport ecosystem.
buyer: Facebook (FB:$94,399.00)
Facebook is a social utility that helps people better understand the world around them. Facebook develops technologies that facilitate the spread of information through social networks allowing people to share information online the same way they do in the real world. "
target: BigBox VR
BigBox VR’s mission is to combine platform-defining games, social communities, and competitive play to create a VR esport ecosystem. It was founded in Seattle by game industry entrepreneurs who led successful exits and launched top-grossing live service products at Valve, Disney and Microsoft.
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closed 6/9/2021 via BNC Analysis

TinyBuild GAMES, acquired DogHelm Studios

synopsis: TinyBuild, a video game development and publishing company, has acquired DogHelm Studios, an independent video game developer. DogHelm is the developer behind Streets of Rogue, a rogue-lite game where players can fight, sneak, and hack their way through randomly generated cities.
buyer: TinyBuild GAMES (AIM:TBLD:$37.65)
tinyBuild is a video game development and publishing company with its HQ in Bellevue, USA and a branch office in Hilversum, The Netherlands. They're known for titles such as Hello Neighbor, SpeedRunners, Graveyard Keeper, and many more. "
target: DogHelm Studios
DogHelm Studios is an independent video game developer. DogHelm is the developer behind Streets of Rogue, a rogue-lite game where players can fight, sneak, and hack their way through randomly generated cities.
price ($mm)
$6.50
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closed 6/4/2021 via BNC Analysis

Gold Town Games AB, acquired Grand Pike

synopsis: Gold Town Games, a game development company in Sweden, has acquired a 53.3% stake in Grand Pike, a mobile gaming studio in Sweden. Grand Pike aims to create engaging games with high player value. Their first title, Spelldust, is a wizard themed real-time strategy game that allows players to duel each other with spell cards.
buyer: Gold Town Games AB (NGM:GTG MTF:$1.89)
Gold Town Games AB is a game development company based in Skelleftea, Sweden. The company consists of a group of people with solid experience in the free-to-play format for mobile games. The company focuses on sports management games for the two largest mobile platforms iOS and Android. "
target: Grand Pike
Grand Pike is a mobile gaming studio in Sweden. Grand Pike aims to create engaging games with high player value. Their first title, Spelldust, is a wizard themed real-time strategy game that allows players to duel each other with spell cards.
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closed 6/4/2021 via gamesindustry.biz

Facebook, acquired Unit 2 Games

synopsis: Facebook has acquired Unit 2 Games, an award-winning 40 person independent games studio based in Leamington Spa, UK. They are the developer behind free-to-play game creation and sharing tool Crayta. They plan to integrate Crayta’s creation toolset into Facebook Gaming’s cloud platform.
buyer: Facebook (FB:$94,399.00)
Facebook is a social utility that helps people better understand the world around them. Facebook develops technologies that facilitate the spread of information through social networks allowing people to share information online the same way they do in the real world. "
target: Unit 2 Games
Unit 2 Games is an award-winning 40 person independent games studio based in Leamington Spa, UK. They are the developer behind free-to-play game creation and sharing tool Crayta.
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closed 6/2/2021 via BusinessWire

Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., acquired Nordeus Limited

synopsis: Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. has acquired privately-held Nordeus, a mobile games company based in Belgrade, Serbia, best known for Top Eleven, the world’s most successful mobile soccer management game with over 240 million registered users.
buyer: Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO:$3,372.77)
Headquartered in New York City, Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. is a leading developer, publisher and marketer of interactive entertainment for consumers around the globe. "
target: Nordeus Limited
Founded in 2010, Nordeus is a mobile games company based in Belgrade, Serbia, best known for Top Eleven, the world’s most successful mobile soccer management game with over 240 million registered users.
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$215*
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announced 5/27/2021 via BNC Analysis

Zordix AB, will acquire Merge Games Ltd.

synopsis: UK-based video games publisher and developer Merge Games has been acquired by Swedish company Zordix. Merge Games was founded in 2010, and has gone on to publish and distribute the likes of Darkest Dungeon, Dead Cells, Cloudpunk and Streets of Rage 4.
buyer: Zordix AB (NGM:ZORDIX B:$4.09)
Zordix is a multinational game developer & publisher with its headquarter in Umeå in northern Sweden. Zordix is divided into four main units: Zordix Racing, Dimfrost Studio, Invictus Games and Zordix Publishing. "
target: Merge Games Ltd.
Merge Games is a games publisher, based in England, that is privately owned by Australian, Luke Keighran. Merge comprises a mixture of experienced industry veterans and enthusiastic youth - the combination makes for a strong group of people all dedicated to the business of publishing indie games.
price ($mm)
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$18
EBITDA ($mm)
$4
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0.0x
closed 5/26/2021 via gamesindustry.biz

Miniclip, acquired Appynation

synopsis: Miniclip, a global leader in digital games, has acquired Supersonic Software and its publishing subsidiary, Appynation. Based in the UK, Supersonic Software is a video game development company that has worked on franchises such as Micro Machines. Since the 2010s, Supersonic has focused exclusively on publishing mobile gaming through Appynation.
buyer parent: Tencent Holdings Ltd.
buyer: Miniclip
Miniclip, based in Switzerland, is a global leader in digital games with a mission of unleashing the gamer in everyone. The Company develops, publishes and distributes highly engaging games to an audience of over 250 million monthly active users across mobile, social and online platforms. "
target: Appynation
Supersonic is a video game development company headquartered in the United Kingdom. Appynation, Supersonic's wholly-owned subsidiary, focuses exclusively on mobile games and is known for titles such as One Clue Crossword, Picture Cross, Puzzle Page, and Picture Perfect Crossword.
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closed 5/24/2021 via BNC Analysis

Pearl Abyss, acquired Factorial Games

synopsis: Pearl Abyss, a South Korean game developer and publisher, has acquired Factorial Games from Four Thirty Three, a mobile game developer and publisher in South Korea. Factorial Games is a mobile game developer in South Korea. Factorial Games specializes in creating role-playing games. Their titles include Lost Kingdom and Super String.
buyer: Pearl Abyss (KOSDAQ:A263750:$434.79)
Pearl Abyss is a South Korean game developer and publisher. The studio is behind the hit PC MMORPG Black Desert Online. Since the company's founding in 2010, it has successfully launched its game in South Korea, Japan, Russia, North/South America, Europe, Taiwan, and 100 other countries. "
target parent: Four Thirty Three Inc.
target: Factorial Games
Factorial Games is a mobile game developer in South Korea. Factorial Games strives to develop fun and good games that everyone can enjoy. The company specializes in creating role-playing games. Their titles include Lost Kingdom and Super String.
price ($mm)
$16
rev ($mm)
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announced 5/20/2021 via BusinessWire

Jam City, will acquire Ludia, Inc.

synopsis: Jam City, a leader in mobile entertainment, is to acquire Montreal-based Ludia from FremantleMedia Canada Inc. Ludia is one of Canada's leading mobile video game companies. Its portfolio includes original games based on internationally recognized brands such as Jurassic World Alive, Lovelink, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Legends and much more.
buyer: Jam City
Jam City is a leader in mobile entertainment, providing unique and deeply engaging games that appeal to broad global audiences. Jam City has studios in Los Angeles (HQ), Burbank, San Francisco, San Diego, Bogotá, Toronto, Buenos Aires, and Berlin. "
target parent: Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA
target: Ludia, Inc.
Ludia Inc. is one of Canada's leading mobile video game companies. Its high-quality portfolio includes original games based on internationally recognized brands such as Jurassic World Alive, Warriors of Waterdeep, Lovelink, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Legends and much more.
price ($mm)
$175
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/19/2021 via BNC Analysis

Way2Bit, acquired Studio 8

synopsis: Way2Bit, a blockchain technology company in South Korea, has acquired a 68.92% stake in Studio 8, a South Korean video game development studio. Studio 8 specializes in developing online games. The studio is best know for developing Astellia and Astellia Royal, fantasy MMORPG games that focus on strategic battles and action with TCG systems.
buyer: Way2Bit
Way2Bit is a blockchain technology company in South Korea. Way2Bit conducts research regarding the blockchain industry and provides consulting services for blockchain technology. The company aims to create new value through blockchain technology. "
target: Studio 8
Studio 8 is a South Korean video game development studio. Studio 8 specializes in developing online games. The studio is best know for developing Astellia and Astellia Royal, fantasy MMORPG games that focus on strategic battles and action with TCG (Trading Card Game) systems.
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closed 5/19/2021 via BNC Analysis

Kasedo Games, acquired Bulwark Studios

synopsis: Kasedo Games, an indie games publisher in the UK, has acquired a majority stake in Bulwark Studios, an independent video game developer in France. Bulwark Studios specializes in developing tactical and strategic RPG games for PC and consoles. Their titles include Crowntakers and Warhammer 40,000 Mechanicus.
buyer: Kasedo Games
Kasedo Games is an indie games publisher in the UK. Kasedo Games works closely together with enthusiastic indie developers and helps them get their game in front of a global audience. Their games include Distant Kingdoms, Filament, Recipe for Disaster, Project Highrise, and more. "
target: Bulwark Studios
Bulwark Studios is an independent video game developer in France. Bulwark Studios specializes in developing tactical and strategic RPG games for PC and consoles. Their titles include Crowntakers and Warhammer 40,000 Mechanicus.
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announced 5/19/2021 via PR Newswire

Platinum Equity, LLC, will acquire Game Taco, Inc.

synopsis: Platinum Equity announced the signing of an agreement to acquire Game Taco, a premier skill-based mobile gaming platform that joins gamers from around the world to play and compete in tournaments for fun and cash prizes.
buyer: Platinum Equity, LLC
Platinum Equity is a global investment firm with more than $19 billion of assets under management and a portfolio of approximately 40 operating companies that serve customers around the world. Platinum Equity specializes in mergers, acquisitions, and operations—a trademarked strategy it calls M&A&O."
target: Game Taco, Inc.
Game Taco, founded by Joshua Barrow in 2016, is an online skill-based game tournament platform. It is designed to provide a fun, friendly, and trusted destination for users to play skill-based games against opponents of similar ability for fun and cash prizes.
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closed 5/12/2021 via gamesindustry.biz

HandyGames, acquired Massive Miniteam

synopsis: HandyGames, a game developer and publisher in Germany, has acquired Massive Miniteam, an independent video game developer in Germany. Massive Miniteam creates high-quality indie games for consoles, PC, and mobile devices. Their games and projects include Chicken Police, Spitlings, Little Big Workshop, Can't Drive This, and more.
buyer parent: Embracer Group
buyer: HandyGames
HandyGames is a game developer and publisher in Germany. HandyGames has released more than 150 games on a multitude of platforms. The company is focused on developing games for iOS, Android, Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear VR, HTC Vive, tablet computers, Android TV, and Wearables. "
target: Massive Miniteam
Massive Miniteam is an independent video game developer in Germany. Massive Miniteam creates high-quality indie games for consoles, PC, and mobile devices. Their games and projects include Chicken Police, Spitlings, Little Big Workshop, Can't Drive This, and more.
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closed 5/12/2021 via PR Newswire

TCI Entertainment, acquired Stocket Inc.

synopsis: TCI Acquisition Company, Inc., a technology holding company focused on gaming and e-Commerce technology software, is excited to announce the acquisition of a patented mobile e-Commerce gaming platform Stocket, Inc.
buyer: TCI Entertainment
TCI Entertainment is a gaming and technology company focused on the strategic acquisition of high growth, disruptive mobile gaming, and mobile commerce companies. TCI Entertainment plans to finalize its first application of their platform for release in 2021. "
target: Stocket Inc.
Stocket, Inc. is a mobile shopping game that allows users to create their own store, stock it with real products from their favorite brands, match customers with what they’re looking for and make sales (both virtual and real).
price ($mm)
$11
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/12/2021 via Company Press Release

Amplifier Game Invest, acquired FRAME BREAK AB

synopsis: Amplifier Game Invest, a company that invests in talented game studios, has acquired FRAME BREAK AB, an indie game studio in Sweden. FRAME BREAK aims to explore novel ideas, discover new genres, and create games that unite new and old players through original experiences. Their titles include Farmech, GRAVIBEAT, and Acrobotics.
buyer parent: Embracer Group
buyer: Amplifier Game Invest
Amplifier Game Invest seeks out and invests internationally in the most talented game teams and game studios in the business. The goal is to, by contributing game development experience and expertise, build long term success for the companies, and better, more successful games. "
target: FRAME BREAK AB
FRAME BREAK is an indie game studio in Sweden. FRAME BREAK aims to explore novel ideas, discover new genres, and create games that unite new and old players through original experiences. Their titles include Farmech, GRAVIBEAT, and Acrobotics.
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closed 5/12/2021 via gamesindustry.biz

THQ Nordic AB, acquired Appeal Studios

synopsis: Embracer Group has announced that they have acquired Appeal Studios. Appeal Studios is a premier game development studio, located in Belgium, that’s brought together a team of veteran game developers.
buyer parent: Embracer Group
buyer: THQ Nordic AB (OM:THQN B:$596.89)
Austria-based THQ Nordic acquires, develops and publishes PC and console games for the global games market. The company is a major player within game and partner publishing with an extensive catalogue of over 100 owned franchises, such as Saints Row, Dead Island, and Darksiders amongst others. "
target: Appeal Studios
Appeal Studios is a premier game development studio, located in Belgium, that’s brought together a team of veteran game developers. They bring games to life across a wide array of gaming platforms. One of their most famous games is the 1999 cult classic, Outcast.
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closed 5/12/2021 via gamesindustry.biz

THQ Nordic AB, acquired KAIKO GmbH

synopsis: THQ Nordic, an Austrian video game publisher, has acquired KAIKO, a video game development company in Germany. KAIKO has over 25 years of development experience and has developed games for a variety of consoles. Their games include Gem'x, Legend of Kay, TNT Racers, Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning and more.
buyer parent: Embracer Group
buyer: THQ Nordic AB (OM:THQN B:$596.89)
Austria-based THQ Nordic acquires, develops and publishes PC and console games for the global games market. The company is a major player within game and partner publishing with an extensive catalogue of over 100 owned franchises, such as Saints Row, Dead Island, and Darksiders amongst others. "
target: KAIKO GmbH
KAIKO is a video game development company in Germany. KAIKO has over 25 years of development experience and has developed games for a variety of consoles. Their games include Gem'x, Legend of Kay, TNT Racers, Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning and more.
price ($mm)
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announced 5/5/2021 via PR Newswire

Red Cat Holdings, Inc., will acquire LuGus Studios

synopsis: Red Cat Holdings, Inc., a Puerto Rican company focused on drones, will acquire LuGus Studios, a video game development studio in Belgium. LuGus Studios creates clever and attractive serious games that broaden the medium's horizon. Their first title, Liftoff: FPV Drone Racing, is a leading drone racing simulator for newcomers and veterans alike.
buyer: Red Cat Holdings, Inc. (RCAT:$3.49)
Red Cat Holdings is a Puerto Rican company focused on drones. Red Cat provides products, services and solutions through its subsidiaries. Their subsidiaries provide First Person View (FPV) video goggles, an online marketplace for FPV drones and equipment, and drone flight data analytics software. "
target: LuGus Studios
LuGus Studios is a video game development studio in Belgium. LuGus Studios creates clever and attractive serious games that broaden the medium's horizon. Their first title, Liftoff: FPV Drone Racing, is a market leading drone racing simulator for newcomers and veterans alike.
price ($mm)
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closed 5/5/2021 via Company Press Release

Electronic Arts Inc., acquired Metalhead Software Inc.

synopsis: Electronic Arts Inc., a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment and sports gaming, announced the acquisition of Metalhead Software, a talented Canada-based video game studio and developer of the fan-favorite Super Mega Baseball franchise.
buyer: Electronic Arts Inc. (NasdaqGS:EA:$5,629.00)
Electronic Arts is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. The Company develops and delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, mobile devices and personal computers. In fiscal year 2020, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $5.5 billion. "
target: Metalhead Software Inc.
Metalhead Software is a Canadian game developer in Victoria, British Columbia. The studio has focused on its Super Mega Baseball series since inception, now 10 years in the making.
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$21.08
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Writers’ Group Film Corp.
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Splendid Medien AG
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Zinc Media
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Pegasus Entertainment Holdings Limited
Pegasus Entertainment Holdings Limited
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Genius Brands International, Inc
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Skillz
Skillz
Skillz is the leading mobile games platform that connects players in fair, fun, and meaningful competition. The Skillz platform helps developers build multi-million dollar franchises by enabling social competition in their games.
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Silly Monks Entertainment Ltd.
Silly Monks Entertainment Ltd.
Silly Monks is a digital media entertainment firm in India. Silly Monks creates interesting and innovative content, including videos, music, and movie based entertainment. Silly Monks is also one of the largest YouTube multi channel networks in India.
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2017
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$0.24
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ePlay Digital Inc.
ePlay Digital Inc.
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Saddle Ranch Media, Inc.
Saddle Ranch Media, Inc.
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Ticker: LGF.A
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lionsgate
Lionsgate
The first major new studio in decades, Lionsgate is a global content platform whose films, television series, digital products and linear and over-the-top platforms reach next generation audiences around the world. Lionsgate content drives a growing presence in interactive entertainment.
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2020
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EBITDA ($mm)
$456.20
EBIT ($mm)
$184.50
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1443
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Ticker: SZSE:30013
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Zhejiang Huace Film & TV Co., Ltd.
Zhejiang Huace Film & TV Co., Ltd.
Zhejiang Huace Film & TV Co., Ltd. is principally engaged in the television play production, issuing and additive businesses. Huace Film primarily provides television series, advertisements, television books, movies and public relation activities, among others.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$1,239.21
EBITDA ($mm)
$40.08
EBIT ($mm)
$39.47
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$34.51
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Ticker: SHSE:600977
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
China Film Co., Ltd.
China Film Co., Ltd. engages in the production and distribution of films in China. The company also produces television programs; operates and manages theaters; and provides film screening, marketing, and brokerage services.
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2016
rev ($mm)
$1,125.23
EBITDA ($mm)
$256.05
EBIT ($mm)
$181.35
Net Income ($mm)
$151.78
Employees
3776
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Ticker: BME:A3M
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Atresmedia Corporación de Medios de Comunicación, S.A.
Atresmedia Corporación de Medios de Comunicación, S.A.
Atresmedia, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the television, radio, cinema, the Internet, and advertising businesses. The company operates 57 television channels and 31 radio stations in Germany, France, Belgium, Holland, Luxembourg, Spain, Hungary, Croatia, and the Southeast Asia.
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2017
rev ($mm)
$1,089.90
EBITDA ($mm)
$222.76
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$207.24
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Konami Corporation
Konami Corporation
Konami Corporation develops, publishes, markets, and distributes video game software products for stationary and portable consoles, as well as for use on personal computers. It operates in three segments: Digital Entertainment, Gaming & Systems, and Health & Fitness.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$265,758.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$51,370.00
EBIT ($mm)
$41,292.00
Net Income ($mm)
$23,012.00
Employees
5362
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Ticker: SEHK:700
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tencent Holdings Ltd.
Tencent Holdings Ltd.
Tencent Holdings Limited is an investment holding company involved in providing internet and mobile value-added services (VAS), online advertising services and e-commerce transactions services
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2021
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$28,404.06
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Vivendi SA
Vivendi SA
Vivendi is an integrated media and content group. The company operates businesses throughout the media value chain, from talent discovery to the creation, production and distribution of content.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$19,602.38
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,427.04
EBIT ($mm)
$1,940.66
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$2,213.03
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43822
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Ticker: TSE:7974
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nintendo
Nintendo
Nintendo Co., Ltd. is a Japanese multinational consumer electronics company headquartered in Kyoto, Japan. Nintendo is the world's largest video game company by revenue.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$15,905.43
EBITDA ($mm)
$5,443.81
EBIT ($mm)
$5,349.32
Net Income ($mm)
$3,988.30
Employees
6200
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Ticker: NTES
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NetEase, Inc.
NetEase, Inc.
NetEase, Inc. is a leading internet technology company in China. Dedicated to providing online services centered around content, community, communication and commerce, NetEase develops some of China’s most popular PC-client and mobile games, e-commerce businesses, advertising and e-mail services.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$10,750.03
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,998.42
EBIT ($mm)
$1,637.88
Net Income ($mm)
$1,273.77
Employees
23687
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Ticker: KOSE:A035420
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Naver Corporation
Naver Corporation
Naver Corporation is an Internet content service operator headquartered in Seongnam, South Korea. It operates the Naver search portal and Hangame gaming services. Its spinoff companies in Japan operate the Line messaging service in addition to offering Japanese versions of Naver and Hangame.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$6,533.26
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,265.83
EBIT ($mm)
$653.34
Net Income ($mm)
$748.93
Employees
15148
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Ticker: ATVI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Activision Blizzard
Activision Blizzard
Activision Blizzard, Inc., a member of the S&P 500, is the world's most successful standalone interactive entertainment company. Activision Blizzard develops and publishes games based on some of the most beloved entertainment franchises, including Call of Duty, Guitar Hero, and World of Warcraft.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$5,946.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,893.00
EBIT ($mm)
$1,279.00
Net Income ($mm)
$872.00
Employees
7190
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Ticker: NasdaqGS:EA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Electronic Arts Inc.
Electronic Arts Inc.
Electronic Arts (EA) is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. The Company develops and delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, mobile devices and personal computers. EA has more than 300 million registered players around the world.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$5,629.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,227.00
EBIT ($mm)
$1,046.00
Net Income ($mm)
$837.00
Employees
9800
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Ticker: TTWO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
Take-Two Interactive Software develops and distributes games for PCs, as well as for Sony PlayStation, Nintendo, and SEGA game consoles. The company has distribution operations in Australia, North America, Europe, Scandinavia, and the UK. Other titles include Fly!, Earthworm Jim 3-D, and Darkstone.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$3,372.77
EBITDA ($mm)
$759.29
EBIT ($mm)
$670.74
Net Income ($mm)
$588.89
Employees
6495
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Ticker: SGAMY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sega Sammy Holdings Inc.
Sega Sammy Holdings Inc.
The SEGA SAMMY Group is involved in a wide range of business operations, encompassing Sammy’s pachislot and pachinko machine business; entertainment contents business focused on SEGA Group’s digital game business; and resort business, which is represented by the development and operation of hotels.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$3,024.74
EBITDA ($mm)
$300.70
EBIT ($mm)
$110.24
Net Income ($mm)
$24.10
Employees
7726
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Ticker: TSE:3659
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NEXON Co., Ltd.
NEXON Co., Ltd.
Based in Japan, NEXON Co. is a global leader in online games, with more than 100 live games operated across more than 190 countries. Nexon pioneered micro-transactions and the free-to-play business model, and is widely credited with unmatched global expertise in sophisticated live game operations.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,372.01
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,035.14
EBIT ($mm)
$970.78
Net Income ($mm)
$1,059.35
Employees
6441
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Ticker: TSE:9684
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
The Square Enix Group publishes, distributes and licenses entertainment content around the world under its internationally renowned brands including SQUARE ENIX, EIDOS and TAITO. The Square Enix Group includes a global network of leading development studios in North America, Europe and Japan.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$2,354.80
EBITDA ($mm)
$371.93
EBIT ($mm)
$315.82
Net Income ($mm)
$206.86
Employees
4078
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Ticker: KOSE:A0354
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Naver {duplicate}
NAVER Corporation is Korea’s premier Internet company, operating the nation’s top search portal “Naver”, Korea’s first online children’s portal “Jr. Naver”, and the nation’s first online donation portal “Happybean”.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$2,306.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$754.40
EBIT ($mm)
$657.00
Net Income ($mm)
$504.00
Employees
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Ticker: ZNGA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Zynga, Inc.
Zynga, Inc.
Zynga is an American video game developer running social video game services since 2007. The company develops social games that work stand-alone on mobile phone platforms such as Apple iOS, Android, Windows Phone and on the Internet through its website, Zynga.com, and social networking websites.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$2,251.30
EBITDA ($mm)
$175.40
EBIT ($mm)
($4.30)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2245
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Ticker: KOSE:A251270
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Netmarble
Netmarble Games Corp. strives to entertain audiences of all ages, and around the world, by providing great mobile gaming experiences. Established in Korea in 2000, Netmarble is the fastest-growing mobile game company in Asia and consistently ranks as a top mobile developer and publisher worldwide.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$2,172.96
EBITDA ($mm)
$316.20
EBIT ($mm)
$216.44
Net Income ($mm)
$190.45
Employees
0
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