Tencent have bought another game developer, so let’s see how big their collection is now | Rock Paper Shotgun

crackdown3_o83xhtA Tencent have bought another game developer, so let's see how big their collection is now | Rock Paper Shotgun

Yesterday, Tencent announced they’re set to buy UK game developer Sumo Digital, the folks behind games like Crackdown 3, Team Sonic Racing and Sackboy: A Big Adventure. The deal is reportedly worth £919 million ($1.27 billion), and means Tencent will fully own the company.

This isn’t the first big acquisition the Chinese tech conglomerate have made, and I’m sure it won’t be the last. But now is as good a time as ever to remind ourselves of exactly how many gaming pies Tencent have their thumbs plunged into.

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