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announced 10/23/2018 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, will acquire Digital Monarch Media

synopsis: Unity Technologies, creator of the world’s most widely used real-time 3D development platform, announced that the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Digital Monarch Media, a Canadian company centered around virtual cinematography, filmmakers and filmmaking, and the tools that aid in the process.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the creator of the world’s most widely used real-time 3D development platform, giving developers around the world the tools to create rich, interactive 2D, 3D, VR and AR experiences. "
target: Digital Monarch Media
Founded in 2014, Digital Monarch Media Ltd™ is a Canadian corporation based in Vancouver, British Columbia. They are a company centered around virtual cinematography, filmmakers and filmmaking, and the tools that aid in the process.
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closed 7/10/2013 via Company Press Release

FingerPaint Marketing, acquired Cotton Hill Studios, Inc.

synopsis: Fingerpaint has acquired Cotton Hill, an Albany company that provides full-service audio and video production. Cotton Hill has helped create sound and video for national and regional clientele across multiple industries including education, banking, legal, entertainment, healthcare and tourism.
buyer: Fingerpaint Marketing
Fingerpaint Marketing is a strategic and creative advertising agency. Their services include strategic planning, brand development, and more for industries including automotive, banking, B2B, fashion, education, healthcare, manufacturing and pharmaceutical. "
target: Cotton Hill Studios, Inc.
Cotton Hill is a 25-year-old full-service audio and video production company based in Albany, NY. Cotton Hill is an expert in producing radio and television commercials providing both video and audio services. They also have extensive experience in audio post-production for film, web and television.
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closed 7/3/2013 via Wall Street Journal

Publicis Groupe SA, acquired Bosz Digital

synopsis: Publicis Groupe announced its acquisition of 100% of Bosz Digital SA in Costa Rica. Bosz Digital provides rich media and digital production services in a near shore smart sourcing platform, for project engagements and team augmentation.
buyer: Publicis Groupe SA (ENXTPA:PUB:$12,693.26)
Publicis Groupe is one of the world's leading communications groups, present in 108 countries. It offers the full range of services and skills: digital, creative services, public affairs, corporate communications and events, media strategy, planning and buying and healthcare communications. "
target: Bosz Digital
Bosz Digital provides rich media and digital production services in a near shore smart sourcing platform, for project engagements and team augmentation.
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closed 5/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

Wendi Fontes and Geoff Davis, acquired Big Table Media

synopsis: Big Table Media, the production company behind the Crashers franchise on DIY, has been acquired by longtime executives Wendi Fontes and Geoff Davis. Big Table Media produces multi-platform content for broadcast, digital, and mobile distribution for television networks, Fortune 500 companies, creative agencies, healthcare networks, and nonprofits.
buyer: Wendi Fontes and Geoff Davis
Wendi Fontes and Geoff Davis are executive producers at Big Table Media. "
target: Big Table Media
For 20 years, Big Table Media has been producing multi-platform content for broadcast, digital and mobile distribution. Its clients span television networks, Fortune 500 companies, creative agencies, healthcare networks, and nonprofits.
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announced 4/30/2020 via BNC Analysis

Bublar Group AB, will acquire Goodbye Kansas Entertainment Group

synopsis: XR (Extended Reality) firm Bublar Group has agreed to buy Goodbye Kansas Holding. Goodbye Kansas Holding includes Goodbye Kansas Studios and Infinite Entertainment, with more than 200 creators in Stockholm, Uppsala, London, Hamburg and Los Angeles. The company offers award winning and unique services for visual effects in movies, TV and more.
buyer: Bublar Group AB (NGM:BUBL:$13.93)
Founded in 2015, Bublar Group is the Nordic leading XR (extended reality) technology company specialized in Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR). Bublar Group provides XR solutions in E-commerce, Training Excellence, Entertainment & Manufacturing. "
target: Goodbye Kansas Entertainment Group
Goodbye Kansas Holding includes Goodbye Kansas Studios and Infinite Entertainment. The company offers award winning and unique services for visual effects in movies, TV series, TV commercials, games and game trailers.
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closed 7/1/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Mediatec Group, acquired Twentyfourseven

synopsis: Mediatec, a Live Events Company of NEP Group and one of the largest audio-visual technology companies in Europe, has acquired Twentyfourseven, a corporate media services provider based in Scandinavia with offices in Stockholm, Oslo and Copenhagen.
buyer parent: Carlyle Group
buyer: Mediatec Group
Mediatec is one of Europe's largest providers of integrated technical solutions for event and television productions. Headquartered in Sweden, the company has offices in Norway, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. "
target: Twentyfourseven
Twentyfourseven is a corporate media services provider based in Scandinavia. Twentyfourseven serves moving media clients in the corporate, sports, TV, film and entertainment markets with expertise in the areas of TV production and corporate media.
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closed 11/2/2020 via BusinessWire

Pocket Outdoor Media, acquired FinisherPix

synopsis: Pocket Outdoor Media, the world's leading creator of active lifestyle content, has acquired FinisherPix, an industry-leading endurance sport photography business working with passionate individuals around the globe to capture ever-lasting memories of participants in endurance events.
buyer parent: Pocket Ventures LLC
buyer: Pocket Outdoor Media
Pocket Outdoor Media is the leading endurance sports publisher. Pocket Outdoor Media brands influence and engage more athletes than any other through a combined print, online, and social audience of millions of runners, cyclists, triathletes, and swimmers. "
target: FinisherPix
FinisherPix is an industry-leading endurance sport photography business working with passionate individuals around the globe to capture ever-lasting memories of participants in endurance events. They also offer services in photo marketing, social media, HD-Video, and more.
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announced 3/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

ViRvii, Inc., will acquire Rhizome Productions, Inc.

synopsis: ViRvii, Inc., a technology firm that aims to bring virtual reality to art, will acquire Rhizome Productions, Inc., a virtual reality consulting and production company. Rhizome has consulted on virtual reality projects for a global client base comprised of gaming companies and studios.
buyer: ViRvii, Inc.
ViRvii a technology firm that aims to bring virtual reality to art. ViRvii is creating a platform that enables users and content providers to customize and share their own virtual reality experiences in either a private or public setting. "
target: Rhizome Productions, Inc.
Rhizome Productions is a virtual reality consulting and production company. Rhizome has consulted on virtual reality projects for a global client base comprised of gaming companies and studios. Their team has experience across every silo of entertainment, including music, movies and video games.
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closed 9/27/2019 via Company Description

Hawkeye Systems, Inc., acquired Radiant Images

synopsis: Hawkeye Systems, a next generation imaging technology company that develops professional and military grade imaging products and services, acquired Radiant Images, an award-winning digital cinema innovator and rental house providing creative solutions and unrivaled client support, to the motion picture industry worldwide.
buyer: Hawkeye Systems, Inc.
Hawkeye Systems is a next generation imaging technology company. It was founded by former Military members who joined forces with Hollywood film production veterans to develop professional and military grade imaging products and services to assist with intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance. "
target: Radiant Images
Radiant Images is an award-winning digital cinema innovator and rental house providing creative solutions in 2D, 3D, VR and augmented reality, leading-edge cameras and equipment, and unrivaled client support, to the motion picture industry worldwide.
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closed 4/8/2014 via PR Newswire

Universal Music Group, Inc., acquired Eagle Rock Entertainment

synopsis: Universal Music Group, the world's leading music company, announced that it has acquired UK-based Eagle Rock Entertainment, an independent producer and distributor of music programming. Eagle Rock Chairman and CEO Terry Shand will continue to lead the company from its headquarters in London.
buyer parent: Vivendi SA
buyer: Universal Music Group, Inc.
Universal Music Group is the global music leader, with wholly owned operations in 60 territories. Its businesses also include Universal Music Publishing Group, one of the industry's premier music publishing operations worldwide. "
target parent: Beringea LLC.
target: Eagle Rock Entertainment
Eagle Rock Entertainment is the largest producer and distributor of music programming for DVD, Blu-Ray, TV and Digital Media in the world. Eagle Rock has been recognized with some of the industry's most prestigious honors, including Emmy and Grammy Awards.
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announced 7/26/2018 via PR Newswire

Method Studios (VFX), will acquire Atomic Fiction

synopsis: Method Studios, an award-winning global visual effects company, will acquire Atomic Fiction, a fast-growing visual effects studio that provides state of the art imagery for industry leaders in streaming and theatrical content. Atomic Fiction have worked on projects such as The Walk, Allied, Deadpool, Stranger Things 2, Game of Thrones, and more.
buyer parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
buyer: Method Studios (VFX)
Method Studios is an award-winning global visual effects company. The company serves high-end feature, episodic television, and advertising/brand clients. Their range of services include conceptual design, pre-vis, look development, on-set supervision, 3D animation/CGI, motion graphics, and more. "
target: Atomic Fiction
Founded in 2010, Atomic Fiction is a fast-growing visual effects studio that provides state of the art imagery for industry leaders in streaming and theatrical content. The company crafts striking visuals for some of the biggest properties in film and episodic.
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closed 7/18/2018 via Company Press Release

Mayfair Equity Partners, acquired Pixomondo

synopsis: Mayfair Equity Partners (“Mayfair”), the buyout and growth investor providing capital to dynamic businesses in the TMT and Consumer sectors, is pleased to announce that it has completed a majority investment in Pixomondo, a strongly diversified global Visual Effects (“VFX”) and Digital Media business.
buyer: Mayfair Equity Partners
Mayfair Equity Partners is a buyout and growth capital investor providing capital to dynamic businesses in the TMT and Consumer sectors. Its primary focus is on building strong partnerships with exceptional management teams. "
target: Pixomondo
Pixomondo is one of the largest independent international VFX studios, widely known for its award-winning work in film, TV, theme parks and advertising. With offices in three different continents, each office offers different specialties and capabilities.
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closed 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, acquired Red Hot CG

synopsis: Keywords Studios, the international technical services provider to the global video games industry, announces the acquisition of 100% of Strongbox Ltd, a holding company with subsidiaries in China and Indonesia trading under the Red Hot CG ("Red Hot") brand. Red Hot are specialists in the production of graphical art assets for video games.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Keywords Studios is an international technical services provider to the global video games industry. It provides integrated art creation, localisation, testing, audio and customer care services across 50 languages and 14 games platforms to a blue chip client base in more than 15 countries. "
target: Red Hot CG
Red Hot CG was founded in Shanghai in 2010. The company is a proven 2D, 3D and animation art provider to the global video games market with clients in the US, Europe, China and Japan. Red Hot CG found early success contributing to popular projects like Tomb Raider and God of War: Ascension.
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closed 2/17/2017 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, acquired Spov Ltd

synopsis: Video games services provider Keywords Studios has purchased animation and digital design company Spov. Spov, based in London, is a creatively led design and animation studio that provides creative development, cinematics, user interface, visual effects and motion graphics services to the video game and film sectors.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Keywords is an international technical service provider to the global Video Game Industry. With over 1,500 games passionate employees around the world, they provide a range of translation, testing, audio, customer care and art production services to Video Game Developers and Publishers alike. "
target: Spov Ltd
Spov, based in London, is a creatively led design and animation studio that provides creative development, cinematics, user interface, visual effects and motion graphics services to the video game and film sectors.
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announced 4/1/2016 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, will acquire Mindwalk Studios Ltd

synopsis: Keywords Studios PLC is to buy Beijing based Mindwalk. The company is an elite partner for digital art and animation production for the games industry. With over a decade in business, the studio engages with the gaming industry's top-tier developers on a varied range of beloved global properties delivering on all major platforms
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Keywords is an international technical service provider to the global Video Game Industry. With over 1,500 games passionate employees around the world, they provide a range of translation, testing, audio, customer care and art production services to Video Game Developers and Publishers alike. "
target: Mindwalk Studios Ltd
Mindwalk Studios is an elite partner for digital art and animation production for the games industry. With over a decade in business, the studio engages with the gaming industry's top-tier developers on a varied range of beloved global properties delivering on all major platforms.
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closed 9/10/2015 via BNC Analysis

Euro Media Group, acquired Netco Sports

synopsis: Euro Media Group (EMG), Europe’s leading provider of broadcast facilities and services announced the acquisition of Netco Sports, the leading provider of sport second screen solutions. Netco Sports is a pioneer in innovation and creation of state-of-the-art solutions for the second screen in the world of sports, headquartered in France.
buyer parent: Paribas Affaires Industrielles
buyer: Euro Media Group
Euro Media Group is one of the few independent providers in Europe known world-wide for its technical expertise. Focused on new media, Euro Media Group is recognized for its wealth of experience in international sports, live performances and entertainment production. "
target: Netco Sports
Netco Sports create unique mobile solutions in the world of Sports and Media: 2nd screen, Game Connect, Fotofan and Stadium Connect.
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announced 8/11/2014 via PR Newswire

NEP Group, Inc., will acquire MIRA Mobile Television

synopsis: NEP announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all assets from Portland-based remote production facilities company, MIRA Mobile Television. This transaction will integrate MIRA into NEP's US Mobile Units operations. MIRA's nine HD mobile production units will join NEP's fleet of over seventy HD units worldwide.
buyer parent: Crestview Partners
buyer: NEP Group, Inc. (NEPG:$450.72)
For over 30 years, NEP has been delivering expertly engineered solutions for remote production, studio production, video display and host broadcasting. They have a worldwide network that includes the most advanced equipment and largest fleet of mobile units available. "
target: MIRA Mobile Television
MIRA Mobile Television is a Portland-based remote production facilities company founded in 1982. Their primary client base consists of national and regional sports networks as well as professional sports teams.
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announced 6/10/2014 via PR Newswire

Technicolor SA, will acquire Mr. X Inc.

synopsis: Technicolor, a worldwide technology leader in the media and entertainment sector, announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Mr. X, a leading North American provider of visual effects to premier television and international film clients.
buyer: Technicolor SA (ENXTPA:TCH:$4,513.87)
Technicolor, a worldwide technology leader in the media and entertainment sector, is at the forefront of digital innovation. Their world class research and innovation laboratories enable them to lead the market in delivering advanced video services to content creators and distributors. "
target: Mr. X Inc.
Founded in 2001, Mr. X is a digital production studio specializing in television and feature film visual effects. By collaborating with filmmakers from pre-production through post, Mr. X helps to define the look and feel of a film or television series.
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closed 10/5/2012 via BNC Analysis

Animal Logic Pty Ltd, acquired Fuel VFX

synopsis: Australian animation and post-production company Animal Logic has acquired visual effects firm Fuel VFX. Fuel VFX offers design and visual effects services.
buyer: Animal Logic Pty Ltd
Animal Logic produces design, animation and visual effects for the film, television and advertising industries. Established in 1991, Animal Logic quickly earned a reputation as one of the world’s leading design, visual effects and animation companies. "
target: Fuel VFX
Fuel VFX Pty Ltd offers design and visual effects services.
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closed 10/31/2018 via PR Newswire

VYPE Media, acquired GameDay Films

synopsis: VYPE Media, the nation's leading promoter of youth and high school sports, has announced its acquisition of GameDay Films, a Houston-based sports media company that delivers filming, photography, and production services to the booming youth sports industry.
buyer: VYPE Media
VYPE Media provides exclusive content and services for high school and youth sports. Their core offerings include publishing, filming and broadcasting, events, promoting and branding, and ambassador programs. "
target: GameDay Films
GameDay Films is a sports media and technology company that focuses on bringing quality and solutions to the filming needs of the youth sports industry across the United States.
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announced 10/23/2018 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, will acquire Digital Monarch Media

synopsis: Unity Technologies, creator of the world’s most widely used real-time 3D development platform, announced that the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Digital Monarch Media, a Canadian company centered around virtual cinematography, filmmakers and filmmaking, and the tools that aid in the process.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the creator of the world’s most widely used real-time 3D development platform, giving developers around the world the tools to create rich, interactive 2D, 3D, VR and AR experiences. "
target: Digital Monarch Media
Founded in 2014, Digital Monarch Media Ltd™ is a Canadian corporation based in Vancouver, British Columbia. They are a company centered around virtual cinematography, filmmakers and filmmaking, and the tools that aid in the process.
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closed 7/22/2021 via gamesindustry.biz

Unity Technologies, acquired SpeedTree

synopsis: Unity, the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, has acquired SpeedTree, a suite of vegetation modeling and middleware products. SpeedTree offers tools for foliage customization and environment development. Their software is used to create trees, plants, 3D vegetation, and virtual foliage for films, television shows, and video games.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology. "
target: SpeedTree
SpeedTree is a suite of vegetation modeling and middleware products. SpeedTree offers tools for foliage customization and environment development. Their software is used to create trees, plants, 3D vegetation, and virtual foliage for films, television shows, and video games.
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closed 3/10/2021 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, acquired Visual Live 3D LLC

synopsis: Unity, the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content, announced the acquisition of VisualLive, a technology company enabling the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) industry to reduce costs and increase efficiency by visualizing and collaborating in augmented reality (AR).
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology. "
target: Visual Live 3D LLC
VisualLive is the AEC (architecture, engineering, and construction) industry's leading platform that offers easy-to-use and off-the-shelf augmented reality software on Microsoft HoloLens, Android, and iOS for design, engineering, and construction companies.
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closed 12/15/2020 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, acquired RestAR

synopsis: Unity, the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content, announced the acquisition of RestAR, a Tel Aviv-based computer vision and deep learning company that enables fashion brands, online retailers, and marketers to scan and render physical consumer products in high-quality 3D, using only a mobile device.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology. "
target: RestAR
RestAR aims to change the way people interact with online products by enabling retail businesses to use AI on any mobile device to convert simple videos of their products into 3D/AR visualizations and increase revenues.
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closed 8/19/2020 via BNC Analysis

Unity Technologies, acquired Plastic SCM

synopsis: Unity game engine maker, Unity Technologies, acquired Codice, which makes Plastic SCM, software for controlling which version of a project is considered the most up-to-date. Plastic SCM can handle the largest repositories, massive binary files, and thousands of concurrent users while supporting distributed and centralized repositories.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology. "
target: Plastic SCM
Customers worldwide trust Plastic SCM to handle their source code and all the related assets in their software projects. Their customers range in size from corporations with +3000 developers served by Plastic SCM to small studios. Códice Software is the name of the company behind Plastic SCM.
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closed 5/7/2020 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, acquired Finger Food Advanced Technology Group

synopsis: Unity Technologies, the world’s leading platform for creating and operating interactive, real-time 3D (RT3D) content, announced the acquisition of Vancouver-based Finger Food Advanced Technology Group, a professional services organization specializing in building industry-first solutions for global companies.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology. "
target: Finger Food Advanced Technology Group
Finger Food Advanced Technology builds custom technology solutions to solve some of the most complex problems faced by businesses today. The company utilizes in-house expertise in AI, AR/VR, Blockchain, Robotics, and IoT, to create cloud, web, and mobile solutions for Global 1000-level clients.
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closed 3/10/2020 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, acquired Artomatix

synopsis: Unity Technologies, creator of the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, has acquired Artomatix, an Irish software company that uses AI and neural networks to streamline 3D artistic workflows in top studios worldwide. Artomatix’s ArtEngine platform leverages AI to help artists accelerate their creative workflows for material creation.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology. "
target: Artomatix
Dublin-based Artomatix is an AI-driven 3D content creation platform, used by AAA studios and 3D artists working across gaming, entertainment, industrial, and design industries. Artomatix’s ArtEngine platform leverages AI to help artists accelerate their creative workflows for material creation.
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closed 11/6/2019 via gamesindustry.biz

Unity Technologies, acquired Obvioos

synopsis: Unity Technologies, the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, has acquired Obvioos, a virtual architecture firm in France focused on architecture and real estate. Obvioos uses VR technologies to let their clients' customers visit their future properties. Obvioos also offers Furioos, a cloud-based 3D application streaming service.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology. "
target: Obvioos
Obvioos is a virtual architecture firm in France that focuses on VR renderings for use in architecture and real estate. Obvioos uses VR technologies to let their clients' customers visit their future properties. Obvioos also offers Furioos, a cloud-based 3D application streaming service.
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closed 10/3/2019 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, acquired ChilliConnect

synopsis: Unity Technologies, creator of the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, has acquired the UK-based ChilliConnect. The addition of ChilliConnect's services to Unity will allow developers to benefit from easier, better integrated access to live operations and backend game management services to build and manage connected games.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology. "
target: ChilliConnect
UK-based ChilliConnect is a Live Game Management platform providing game developers and publishers to build, monetize, and operate live games. ChilliConnect comprises a suite of cloud services, including analytics, game backend services, and live operations tools in a single platform.
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closed 9/20/2019 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, acquired deltaDNA

synopsis: Unity Technologies, creator of the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, has acquired deltaDNA, a leader in games LiveOps management. Under the terms of the acquisition, deltaDNA will continue to operate as a separate entity, providing its engine agnostic player lifetime management tools to developers worldwide.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology. "
target: deltaDNA
UK-based deltaDNA provides powerful Customer Relationship Management technology and expert consultancy for game-makers using data to manage the whole game economy. They supply the tools and insights needed to optimize games, for individual players, in real-time.
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closed 3/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Unity Technologies, acquired Graphine Software

synopsis: Ghent, Belgium-based Graphine is very excited to announce that they have been acquired by Unity Technologies. Graphine is known worldwide for its streaming and compression technology used to increase the graphical quality of video games and interactive 3D applications.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the creator of the world’s most widely used real-time 3D development platform, giving developers around the world the tools to create rich, interactive 2D, 3D, VR and AR experiences. "
target: Graphine Software
Graphine is known worldwide for its streaming and compression technology used to increase the graphical quality of video games and interactive 3D applications. Based in Ghent, Belgium, their R&D department develops state-of-the-art streaming technology.
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closed 1/29/2019 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, acquired Vivox

synopsis: Unity Technologies, creator of the world’s most widely used real-time 3D development platform, announced that the company has acquired Vivox, the provider of cross-platform voice and text communication tools for games. More than 50 million users in 180+ countries exchange billions of voice minutes each month using Vivox.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the creator of the world’s most widely used real-time 3D development platform, giving developers around the world the tools to create rich, interactive 2D, 3D, VR and AR experiences. "
target: Vivox
Vivox provides communication services for games where players interact on the Web, on their mobile devices on PCs or on gaming consoles. More than 50 million users in 180+ countries exchange billions of voice minutes each month using Vivox.
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announced 10/23/2018 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, will acquire Digital Monarch Media

synopsis: Unity Technologies, creator of the world’s most widely used real-time 3D development platform, announced that the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Digital Monarch Media, a Canadian company centered around virtual cinematography, filmmakers and filmmaking, and the tools that aid in the process.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the creator of the world’s most widely used real-time 3D development platform, giving developers around the world the tools to create rich, interactive 2D, 3D, VR and AR experiences. "
target: Digital Monarch Media
Founded in 2014, Digital Monarch Media Ltd™ is a Canadian corporation based in Vancouver, British Columbia. They are a company centered around virtual cinematography, filmmakers and filmmaking, and the tools that aid in the process.
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announced 11/28/2017 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, will acquire Multiplay Ltd

synopsis: Unity Technologies, creator of a flexible and high-performance end-to-end development platform used to create rich interactive 2D, 3D, VR and AR experiences, announced that the company has entered into an agreement to acquire Multiplay, a leading specialist in online game server hosting, and its game hosting business from GAME Digital plc.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity Technologies is the creator of Unity, an intuitive and flexible development platform used to make wildly creative and intelligently interactive 3D and 2D content. The "author once, deploy everywhere"​ capability ensures developers can publish to all of the most popular platforms. "
target parent: GAME Digital plc
target: Multiplay Ltd
Founded in 1997, Multiplay is a gaming services company specialising in a variety of areas of work including events services, online services, systems development, digital consultancy, esports and more.
price ($mm)
$25
rev ($mm)
$6
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
5.6x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/18/2015 via Company Press Release

Unity Technologies, acquired Engine Room Games Limited

synopsis: Unity Technologies, a provider of 3D game development tools, announced its acquisition of Engine Room Games Limited, a company that develops technology and video games for console, PC and mobile platforms.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity Technologies ApS provides a 3D game development tool. Its tool enables the creation of online content that provides the newest games on the console market. The company also provides Unity Asset Server, an integrated version control solution for all Unity assets and scripts. "
target: Engine Room Games Limited
Engine Room Games develop technology and video games for console, PC and mobile platforms. The founders have been in the industry since the early days and are as excited about the present and imminent new generation platforms as they were back in the 8-bit and 16-bit days.
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closed 4/16/2014 via BNC Analysis

Unity Technologies, acquired Playnomics

synopsis: Unity Technologies is expanding beyond its game engine to services with the acquisition of Playnomics, which provides predictive analytics for game developers. They work hard to develop products that help mobile apps and games deliver the most relevant and personalized messaging to all their users.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity Technologies ApS provides a 3D game development tool. Its tool enables the creation of online content that provides the newest games on the console market. The company also provides Unity Asset Server, an integrated version control solution for all Unity assets and scripts. "
target: Playnomics
Playnomics is the first predictive data and personalized marketing platform for mobile apps and games. They work hard to develop products that help mobile apps and games deliver the most relevant and personalized messaging to all their users.
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announced 3/13/2014 via Market Wire

Unity Technologies, will acquire Applifier

synopsis: Unity Technologies, creators of the Unity multiplatform engine and development tools, announced that it will acquire Applifier, one of the world's largest and most successful mobile game service providers. Applifier enables mobile game developers to more effectively acquire and monetize audience through a comprehensive suite of tools.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity Technologies ApS provides a 3D game development tool. Its tool enables the creation of online content that provides the newest games on the console market. The company also provides Unity Asset Server, an integrated version control solution for all Unity assets and scripts. "
target: Applifier
Applifier enables mobile game developers to more effectively acquire and monetize audience through a comprehensive suite of tools, including Everyplay® Replays and Everyplay® GameAds.
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closed 9/28/2011 via Company Press Release

Unity Technologies, acquired Mecanim, Inc.

synopsis: Unity Technologies, provider of the Unity development platform for awesome games and interactive 3D on the web, mobile, console and beyond, announced its acquisition of animation technology startup Mécanim. The addition, now known as Unity Canada, further reinforces Unity Technologies' commitment to democratizing game creation.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity Technologies ApS provides a 3D game development tool. Its tool enables the creation of online content that provides the newest games on the console market. The company also provides Unity Asset Server, an integrated version control solution for all Unity assets and scripts. "
target: Mecanim, Inc.
Mecanim Inc. is an animation technology startup focusing on character animation, gaming and consulting.
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closed 3/10/2021 via Company Press Release

Epic Games, acquired Capturing Reality

synopsis: Capturing Reality, creator of RealityCapture, the state-of-the-art photogrammetric software for 3D scans, has been acquired by Epic Games, a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology.
buyer: Epic Games
Epic is a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology. Through Unreal Engine, Epic Games Store, and Epic Online Services, Epic provides an end-to-end digital ecosystem for developers and creators to build, distribute, and operate games and other content. "
target: Capturing Reality
Capturing Reality is a software development house based in Slovakia, which develops RealityCapture. Create geo-referenced maps, orthographic projections, virtual reality scenes, movie assets, textured 3D meshes and much more from images and/or laser scans completely automatically.
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closed 2/1/2018 via BNC Analysis

Niantic, Inc., acquired Escher Reality, Inc

synopsis: Pokemon Go and games like it may soon allow users to play together with others in augmented reality (AR), if an announcement by the game’s maker Niantic is any indication: Niantic revealed that it has acquired Escher Reality, a Bay Area-based startup that has developed technology to build advanced AR games and experiences.
buyer: Niantic, Inc.
Niantic is the company behind the hit mobile game Pokémon Go and its predecessor, Ingress. Niantic is building an AR + Real World game platform that is defining state of the art with an innovative server architecture that enables massive scale supporting a global shared state rich interactions. "
target: Escher Reality, Inc
Escher Reality’s software allows developers to build AR games that work on both iPhones and Android devices, with the ability to connect multiple devices together so that their users see and interact with the same virtual objects at the same time.
price ($mm)
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closed 1/17/2017 via BNC Analysis

Microsoft Corporation, acquired Simplygon

synopsis: Microsoft, the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions, announced that they are acquiring Simplygon, a premier developer of automatic 3D data-optimization solutions. Simplygon was developed by Donya Labs AB in Sweden, with a goal of making 3D more accessible for developers.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$168,088.00)
Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Microsoft develops, manufactures, licenses, and supports a range of software products and services for various computing devices worldwide. "
target: Simplygon
Simplygon is developed by Donya Labs AB, a privately held company based in Sweden. They are a leading provider in 3D game optimization and they remain dedicated to helping creators and users of 3D data across industries to optimize their content pipelines and streamline their workflows.
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announced 5/10/2018 via Company Press Release

CRIWARE, will acquire Web Technology Corp.

synopsis: CRI Middleware Co., Ltd. (CRIWARE), a Japan-based company that provides middleware to the video game industry, will acquire Web Technology Corp., a Japanese company that develops image optimization software solutions. Web Technology Corp.'s OPTPiX software solutions are image optimization tools for use in mobile app and video game development.
buyer: CRIWARE (TSE:3698:$17.17)
Founded in 1983, CRI Middleware Co., Ltd. (CRIWARE) is a Japan-based company that provides middleware to the video game industry. CRIWARE's middlware consists of audio and video solutions that can be integrated with popular game engines such as Unity, Unreal Engine and Cocos2d-x. "
target: Web Technology Corp.
Founded in 1991, Web Technology Corp. is a Japanese company that develops image optimization software solutions. Their OPTPiX imésta 7 and OPTPiX SpriteStudio solutions are image optimization tools for use in mobile app and video game development.
price ($mm)
$5.27
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/25/2016 via BNC Analysis

Facebook, acquired Two Big Ears

synopsis: Facebook, an online social networking service, announced it’s acquired Two Big Ears, a company that designs immersive and interactive audio applications and tools, with a focus on mobile, virtual reality and emerging technologies.
buyer: Facebook (FB:$94,399.00)
Facebook is a social utility that helps people better understand the world around them. Facebook develops technologies that facilitate the spread of information through social networks allowing people to share information online the same way they do in the real world. "
target: Two Big Ears
Based in Edinburgh, Two Big Ears designs immersive and interactive audio applications and tools, with a focus on mobile, virtual reality and emerging technologies.
price ($mm)
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closed 3/24/2018 via BNC Analysis

Snap Inc., acquired PlayCanvas Ltd

synopsis: Snap has quietly bought PlayCanvas, whose technology powers casual games and virtual reality experiences on browsers. PlayCanvas is a British VR and gaming software start-up that was founded in 2011, and has built an open-sourced game engine that powers casual games on Facebook and on browsers.
buyer: Snap Inc. (SNAP:$2,813.73)
Snap Inc. is a camera company. They believe that reinventing the camera represents their greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Their products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together. "
target: PlayCanvas Ltd
PlayCanvas is a British VR and gaming software start-up. PlayCanvas was founded in 2011, and has built an open-sourced game engine that powers casual games on Facebook and on browsers. Its technology also allows developers to build and run virtual reality experiences from the browser.
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announced 8/8/2011 via BusinessWire

Havok Inc., will acquire Trinigy GmbH

synopsis: Havok™, a premier provider of interactive software solutions for the games, entertainment and simulation industries, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Trinigy, a 3D game engine provider. Trinigy’s Vision Game Engine has been used by a broad range of games and simulation companies and is available on all major platforms.
buyer parent: Intel Corporation
buyer: Havok Inc.
Havok™, an Intel® company, is the premier provider of interactive software and services for digital media creators in the games, entertainment, and simulation industries. Havok works in partnership with the world’s best known game developers. "
target: Trinigy GmbH
Trinigy provides game engine technology and first-class support to video game and serious game development studios across the globe. Engineered to provide more creative and technical freedom, Trinigy's Vision Engine is in use in more than 200 commercial game productions.
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closed 3/16/2020 via BusinessWire

Idera, acquired FusionCharts

synopsis: Idera, Inc., parent company of global B2B software productivity brands, announced the acquisition of FusionCharts, a leading provider of JavaScript charting components and tools. FusionCharts empowers developers to build user-friendly, visually appealing dashboards for web and mobile projects.
buyer parent: HGGC, LLC
buyer: Idera
Idera delivers B2B software productivity tools that enable technical users to do more with less, faster. Idera brands span three divisions – Database Tools, Developer Tools, and Test Management Tools – with products that are evangelized by millions of community members. "
target: FusionCharts
FusionCharts is a leading provider of JavaScript charting components and tools. FusionCharts empowers developers to build user-friendly, visually appealing dashboards for web and mobile projects.
price ($mm)
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closed 12/12/2019 via PR Newswire

ScopeAR, acquired WakingApp

synopsis: Scope AR, the pioneer of enterprise-class augmented reality (AR) solutions, announced its acquisition of WakingApp, an AR technology company based in Tel Aviv, Israel. WakingApp has a proprietary AR platform with technologies to help enterprises across industries easily create cutting-edge AR experiences.
buyer: ScopeAR
Scope AR is the pioneer of enterprise-class augmented reality solutions, delivering the industry's leading AR knowledge platform for getting workers the knowledge they need, when they need it. "
target: WakingApp
WakingApp is an AR technology company based in Tel Aviv, Israel. WakingApp has a proprietary AR platform with technologies to help enterprises across industries easily create cutting-edge AR experiences.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 11/3/2015 via BusinessWire

PTC Inc., acquired Vuforia

synopsis: PTC, a global provider of technology platforms and solutions that transform how companies create, operate, and service the Internet of Things (IoT), announced it has completed its acquisition of Vuforia, a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated and the industry's most advanced and widely adopted augmented reality technology platform.
buyer: PTC Inc. (PTC:$1,458.41)
PTC is a global provider of technology platforms and solutions that transform how companies create, operate, and service the “things” in the Internet of Things. The company’s ThingWorx® platform gives developers the tools they need to capture, analyze, and capitalize on the vast amounts of data. "
target parent: Qualcomm Incorporated
target: Vuforia
Vuforia is a mobile vision platform that enables applications (“apps”) to see and connect the physical world with digital experiences that demand attention, drive engagement, and deliver value. Vuforia is supported by a global ecosystem of developers in 130 countries.
price ($mm)
$65
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/23/2014 via New York Times

Google Inc., acquired drawElements Ltd.

synopsis: Google has announced their acquisition of a 3-D graphics company called, drawElements. drawElements Ltd. develops a testing software that measures the quality of graphics processing units (GPUs), to tie in with its Android products.
buyer: Google Inc. (GOOGL:$196,682.00)
Google's innovative search technologies connect millions of people with information every day. Google is a top web property in all major global markets. Google's targeted advertising program provides businesses with measurable results, while enhancing the overall web experience for users. "
target: drawElements Ltd.
drawElements Ltd. develops a testing software that measures the quality of graphics processing units (GPUs), to tie in with its Android products. The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Helsinki, Finland.
price ($mm)
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announced 3/2/2020 via PR Newswire

BMC Software, Inc., will acquire Compuware Corporation

synopsis: BMC, a KKR portfolio company and a global leader in IT solutions for the digital enterprise, will purchase Compuware, a Thoma Bravo company and a leading provider of mainframe application development, delivery, and support solutions. Compuware enables IT professionals with mainstream skills to develop, deliver, and support mainframe applications.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: BMC Software, Inc. (BMC:$2,172.00)
BMC delivers software, services, and expertise to help more than 10,000 customers, including 92% of the Forbes Global 100, meet escalating digital demands and maximize IT innovation. "
target parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
target: Compuware Corporation (CPWR:$712.66)
Compuware empowers the world's largest companies to excel in the digital economy by taking full advantage of their mainframe investments. Compuware provides innovative software that enables IT professionals with mainstream skills to develop, deliver, and support mainframe applications.
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closed 8/17/2007 via PR Newswire

ASNA merged with BluePhoenix Solutions,

synopsis: BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. a leading provider of value driven modernization solutions for legacy information systems, today announced the closing of the strategic acquisition, by way of merger, of Amalgamated Software North America Inc., a private company based in San Antonio, Texas.
buyer: BluePhoenix Solutions (BPHX:$8.21)
BluePhoenix Solutions is the leading provider of value-driven legacy IT modernization solutions. The BluePhoenix portfolio includes a comprehensive suite of tools and services from global IT asset assessment and impact analysis to automated database and application migration, rehosting, and renewal."
target: ASNA
ASNA develops visual programming and systems software for the midrange community. ASNA Monarch is a fully integrated solution for transforming RPG applications to the Microsoft .NET platform. ASNA is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and a Microsoft Visual Studio Industry Partner.
price ($mm)
$9.50
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/4/2021 via PR Newswire

The AI Foundation, acquired Lifekind

synopsis: The AI Foundation, the leading developer of the world's most-advanced AI-native Humans as a Service, has acquired Lifekind, a leading creator of AI Personae of real people. With the addition of Lifekind, the AI Foundation will bolster its work on the development of AI-native Humans as an economic force in the commercial sector.
buyer: The AI Foundation
AI Foundation develops and operates the world's most advanced AI-native Humans as a Service. Its breakthrough platform allows anyone to create, train and deploy intelligent, photoreal AI-native Humans that perform for them in real-time. "
target: Lifekind
Lifekind has developed AI Persona that represents real people and has created a comprehensive AI solution for digital human technology. Its achievements include RAIN, a video game industry solution for creating autonomous characters, and Elise, the world's first AI-powered digital human in VR.
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closed 1/22/2021 via BNC Analysis

Amazon.com, Inc., acquired Umbra

synopsis: Amazon has acquired Finnish software company Umbra, a graphics software technology company in Helsinki, Finland. Umbra specializes in occlusion culling, visibility solution technology and provides middleware for video games running on Windows, Linux, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, handheld consoles, iOS, Wii U and other platforms.
buyer: Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN:$419,130.00)
Amazon is a global ecommerce and technology company. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and Alexa are some of the products and services pioneered by Amazon. "
target: Umbra
Umbra is a graphics software technology company in Helsinki, Finland. Umbra specializes in occlusion culling, visibility solution technology and provides middleware for video games running on Windows, Linux, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, handheld consoles, iOS, Wii U and other platforms.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Unity Technologies, acquired Graphine Software

synopsis: Ghent, Belgium-based Graphine is very excited to announce that they have been acquired by Unity Technologies. Graphine is known worldwide for its streaming and compression technology used to increase the graphical quality of video games and interactive 3D applications.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$840.22)
Unity is the creator of the world’s most widely used real-time 3D development platform, giving developers around the world the tools to create rich, interactive 2D, 3D, VR and AR experiences. "
target: Graphine Software
Graphine is known worldwide for its streaming and compression technology used to increase the graphical quality of video games and interactive 3D applications. Based in Ghent, Belgium, their R&D department develops state-of-the-art streaming technology.
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closed 3/19/2012 via BNC Analysis

Halfbrick Studios Pty Ltd., acquired Onan Games

synopsis: Halfbrick Studios, the Australian game developer behind blockbuster hits Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride, announced the acquisition of Onan Game. Based in Valencia, Spain, Onan Games is best known for Mandreel, a technology that allows games to support iOS, Android, Flash and HTML5 development from one C++ code base.
buyer: Halfbrick Studios Pty Ltd.
Halfbrick, founded in 2001, has been on the forefront of the Australian game development industry for many years. Recently, Halfbrick has begun expanding its portfolio with a range of independently released games for downloadable platforms. "
target: Onan Games
Onan Games was officially established as a Company on 2011 to offer game porting services and licensing their own technologies. The headquarters is located in Valencia, Spain. The activity started with the virtualization of several DataEast games to be published in the Zeebo game console.
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closed 3/2/2011 via BusinessWire

Autodesk, Inc., acquired Scaleform Corporation

synopsis: Autodesk, Inc., a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, has acquired Scaleform Corporation, a privately held user interface (UI) tools and middleware company. Scaleform’s leading technology has been licensed in the development of at least 800 games across major hardware platforms.
buyer: Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK:$3,790.40)
Autodesk, Inc. is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries use Autodesk software to design, visualize and simulate their ideas. "
target: Scaleform Corporation
Scaleform is a leading provider of user interface software for the videogame industry. Scaleform GFx enables developers to leverage the power of the Adobe Flash tool set and to streamline the creation of highly immersive user interface elements.
price ($mm)
$36
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/20/2011 via BusinessWire

GarageGames, Inc, acquired Torque

synopsis: GarageGames, LLC has announced that it has acquired Torque. Torque products provide developers, regardless of size or experience level, an affordable way to create high quality games.
buyer parent: Graham Software Development, LLC
buyer: GarageGames, Inc
Garage Games is currently located in Las Vegas, Nevada. As the makers of the Torque game development technology, the company has provided professional level cross-platform technology and tools since 2000. "
target: Torque
Torque products provide developers, regardless of size or experience level, an affordable way to create high quality games. The Torque line of products includes 2D and 3D solutions for the PC/Macintosh, iOS, Xbox 360 and Wii.
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closed 10/27/2010 via PR Newswire

Havok Inc., acquired New Game Technologies

synopsis: Havok, the Emmy award winning technology company, has acquired the Kore Virtual Machine (VM) product and technology. Kore VM was developed by New Game Technologies and is an optimized implementation of the Lua scripting language and ships with Kore Studio, an on-target profiler and an integrated environment for Microsoft Visual Studio.
buyer parent: Intel Corporation
buyer: Havok Inc.
Havok is the premier provider of interactive software and services for digital media creators in the games and movie industries. Havok uses world leading expertise in physics, animation and tools to turn a customers' creative aspirations into technical realities. "
target: New Game Technologies
Kore VM was developed by the Irish company New Game Technologies and is a highly optimized implementation of the Lua scripting language and ships with Kore Studio, an on-target profiler and an integrated environment for Microsoft Visual Studio.
price ($mm)
$2.75
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Ticker: XTRA:OSP2
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
USU Software AG
USU Software AG
Founded in 1977, USU offers software solutions and consulting services for IT and knowledge-based service Management, e.g. the IT service management suite Valuemation, the knowledge base Knowledge Center and the IT self-service solution Smart Link.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$78.76
EBITDA ($mm)
$11.23
EBIT ($mm)
$9.04
Net Income ($mm)
$7.41
Employees
544
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Ticker: HIFN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hifn Inc
Hifn powers network and information security. Leveraging over a decade of leadership and expertise in data encryption and compression, we are a trusted partner to industry innovators for whom security is critical to their success.
year
2008
rev ($mm)
$39.42
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.71)
EBIT ($mm)
($8.51)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
176
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Ticker: KOSDAQ:A263860
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Genians, Inc.
Genians, Inc.
Genians, Inc. is a South Korean-based provider of Network Access Control (NAC) solutions. Their flagship product, Genian NAC, helps businesses maintain smart visiblity and control of all of their IT assets and ensures the highest level of security compliance by using cloud technology.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$18.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.74
EBIT ($mm)
$2.43
Net Income ($mm)
$2.21
Employees
0
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Ticker: OTCPK:APPO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
AlphaPoint Technology, Inc.
AlphaPoint Technology, Inc.
AlphaPoint Technology is a technology holding and service company established in 2009. Its mission is to pursue suitable acquisitions for its portfolio by identifying companies requiring assistance in their next phases of growth.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$0.00
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.48)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
25
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Ticker: ANET
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Arista Networks, Inc.
Arista Networks pioneered software-driven, cognitive cloud networking for large-scale datacenter and campus environments. Arista's award-winning platforms redefine and deliver availability, agility, automation, analytics and security.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$2,270.56
EBITDA ($mm)
$770.41
EBIT ($mm)
$733.15
Net Income ($mm)
$752.81
Employees
2300
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Ticker: EXTR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Extreme Networks
Extreme Networks
Extreme Networks, Inc. (EXTR) delivers software-driven networking solutions that help IT departments everywhere deliver the ultimate business outcome: stronger connections with customers, partners and employees.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$535.26
EBITDA ($mm)
$24.12
EBIT ($mm)
($10.81)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1378
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Meru Networks, Inc.
Meru Networks, Inc.
Founded in 2002, Meru Networks provides a virtualized wireless LAN architecture that cost-effectively delivers the performance, reliability, predictability and operational simplicity of a wired network, with the advantages of mobility.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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