The other day, Tencent announced they’re set to purchase UK game designer Sumo Digital, the folks behind games like Crackdown 3, Team Sonic Racing and Sackboy: A Big Experience. The offer is reportedly worth ₤919 million ($ 1.27 billion), and suggests Tencent will totally own the company.
This isn’t the very first big acquisition the Chinese tech conglomerate have actually made, and I make sure it won’t be the last. Now is as good a time as ever to remind ourselves of exactly the number of gaming pies Tencent have their thumbs plunged into.
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