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Jam City Expands Portfolio with Acquisition of Brainz Team and Assets, Including Award-Winning Strategy Game, World War Doh

Jam City, a leader in mobile entertainment, providing social gaming experiences for millions of players around the world, today announced that it has acquired the assets of Brainz,...

Vision Esports Closes $38 Million Capital Raise and Invests in 3 Leading Esports Companies

Evolution Media, the St. Louis Cardinals, Shamrock Holdings and Kevin Durant & Rich Kleiman / The Durant Company Join the New York Yankees on the Vision Esports Roster ...

Small Giant Games Raises $41 Million For Expanding Its Mobile Strategy

Finnish mobile game developer, Small Giant Games announced it receieved $41 million from lead investors EQT Ventures, PROfounders and Spinop. The funds will be used to build out...

Kidaptive Raises $19.1 Million For A.I. Adaptive Learning Platform

Kidaptive announced the close of a $19.1M Series C financing round led by Formation 8 and Woongjin ThinkBig, a leading Korea-based education company.  Kidaptive will use the fundi...

SLIVER.tv Closes $20 Million, Launches Esports Platform on Blockchain Powered by Theta   

Advised by the co-founders of Twitch and YouTube, Theta token presale 3x oversubscribed, sells out in 48 hours SLIVER.tv, the next-generation esports entertainment platform, annou...

Caffeine Raises $46M and Launches Social Broadcasting Platform for Gaming, Entertainment, and the Creative Arts

Caffeine is a simpler, safer, and completely reimagined live broadcasting platform that puts people first Caffeine has announced the unveiling of its new social broadcasting platf...

Tencent Announces Strategic Investment of $474M in Shanda Games

Tencent Holdings announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Shanda Games, a leading online game company in China. Tencent will invest approximately RMB3 billio...

Vreal Raises $11.7 Million in Series A Funding to Launch Virtual Reality Broadcasting Platform

Axioma Ventures Leads Series A Investment, with New Investors Intel Capital and Akatsuki Entertainment Technology Fund Games Industry Luminary Chet Faliszek and Online Video...

New Studio Founded by King Veterans, Trailmix Secures $4.2M Investment from Supercell

Trailmix is a new game studio created in December 2017 by Carolin Krenzer and Tristan Clark. Both Krenzer and Clark had spent the last five years at King helping to build up Candy ...

Microsoft acquires PlayFab, accelerating game development innovation in the cloud

From Microsoft's Official Blog: Today, I am pleased to welcome PlayFab to the Microsoft family. PlayFab is a complete backend platform provider of services to build, la...