Logitech Acquires Astro Gaming For $85M

Logitech Acquires Astro Gaming, Adding Console Gaming Headsets To It’s Leadership Position In the Games Industry Logitech International has agreed to acquire ASTRO Gaming, a leading console gaming brand of headsets for professional gamers and enthusiasts. Logitech and ASTRO, combined is now the number one maker of headsets, mice, keyboards and streaming webcams for PC and console […]

Amazon Buys Gaming Backend SaaS Developer GameSparks

Amazon has acquired GameSparks, the Backend-as-a-Service game development platform  The Telegraph has reported that GameSparks acquisition by Amazon is estimated to be worth “tens of millions of pounds”.  The two companies had been partnering together for some time with GameSparks support of AWS, do the acquisition makes a lot of sense for both groups. GameSparks launched in 2014 […]

Adobe Drives 360 Video and VR Innovation with Acquisition of Mettle’s Skybox Tools for Editing and Visual Effects

Acquisition Accelerates Adobe’s Position in 360 Video Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) has announced it has acquired all SkyBox technology from Mettle, a global developer of best-in-class 360-degree and virtual reality software. The acquisition comes at a time when increasing numbers of creators, global brands and media and entertainment companies are embracing 360/VR and are looking […]

Scopely Raises $60 Million Round Led by Revolution Growth to Expand Operations

Fast Growing Leader in Mobile Entertainment Looks to Add to Roster, International Operations Scopely, the free-to-play interactive entertainment network, has raised $60 million in a Series C financing led by Revolution Growth, which is helmed by former AOL executives, Steve Case, Donn Davis, and Ted Leonsis. Revolution Growth Managing Partner Donn Davis will join Scopely’s […]