Riot Games

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Riot Games’s most popular video game, League of Legends

Video games generate worldwide annual sales of about €140 billion. With millions of people confined at home with time to spare, the current pandemic m(...)

Andrew Day, chief executive of Keywords Studios

Keywords Studios, an Irish-headquartered video gaming firm that listed in London four years ago, has made its second acquisition of the week, after co(...)

Andrew Day: “Sperasoft adds considerably to our engineering services division, which we intend to continue to build organically and through acquisition”

Keywords Studios, an Irish-headquartered video gaming firm that listed in London four years ago, has acquired Sperasoft in a $27 million (€23m) deal.(...)

A still from the Madden NFL computer game

Electronic Arts, maker of the FIFA and Sims video games, is creating a new e-sports football competition that will allow players to compete on behalf (...)

Both Keyword Studios and Spov have worked on the “Call of Duty” series

Dublin-headquartered video games service provider Keywords Studios has acquired animation and digital design firm Spov for £1.2 million (€1.4 million(...)

Online marketplace Etsy set up its Irish operation in 2013. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images
Starting up for global success

The stereotypical view of an FDI company is of a large global enterprise which announces the creation of hundreds if not thousands of new jobs in a la(...)

Tencent is to buy a majority stake in the Finnish maker of the mobile game Clash of Clans from Japan’s SoftBank for $8.6 billion, in a deal that will turn the Chinese technology company into an international online gaming superpower

Tencent is to buy a majority stake in the Finnish maker of the mobile game Clash of Clans from Japan’s SoftBank for $8.6 billion, in a deal that will (...)