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18 March 2016

Insight may exit UK gaming company Jagex to Shandong

keyboard-1235105_640 Technology-focused VC and PE investor Insight Venture Partners is said to be close to selling UK gaming company Jagex to Chinese group Shandong Hongda Mining.

17 March 2016

Former gaming execs target $50m for virtual reality fund

virtual-reality-1237523_960_720 Two former gaming veterans have launched a new venture capital fund which will focus on the virtual reality sector.

13 November 2015

Korean Investment Partners leads $4m Series A for social casino game company Huuuge

play-593207_1920 Venture capital firm Korea Investment Partners has led a $4m Series A round for social casino gaming business Huuuge.

26 January 2015

Shenzhen bets on $16m round for Chinese gaming site

xbox-controller-no-logo-590031-m Chinese venture capital firm Shenzhen Capital Group has led a RMB100 million ($16m) investment round into Beijing-based game platform and website Mofang.

14 November 2014

Churchill Downs reels in VC-backed Big Fish Games

download (4) Balderton Capital-backed online game platform Big Fish Games has been netted by Kentucky Derby owner Churchill Downs Incorporated for up to $885m.

4 September 2014

Permira mulls bid for 888

casino 888 UK private equity firm Permira is reportedly mulling a bid for online gaming group 888.

1 August 2014

Gaming business Kabam gets $120m investment from Alibaba

games kabam Indian e-commerce giant Alibaba has invested $120m in Kabam, valuing the gaming company at more than $1bn.

7 July 2014

Venture-backed Japanese gaming business Gumi gets $49m new investment

kisi204 World Innovation Lab, the early-stage investment firm founded by former Doll Capital exec Gen Isayama, has led a $49m financing round for Japanese gaming company Gumi.

6 June 2014

Bally Technologies acquires venture capital-backed Dragonplay

casino The venture capital backers of Dragonplay have sold the Israeli social casino business to Bally Technologies for up to $100m.

5 June 2014

General Catalyst, Raine back gaming startup Super Evil Megacorp

superevil Gaming startup Super Evil Megacorp has raised $11.6m round led by general Catalyst, taking its fundraising total to more than $15m.

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