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Appxplore: Getting acquired can help, not hinder, a game studio

Mary-Anne Lee 3:00 pm on Nov 13, 2014 At our Games in Asia Meetup last month, an audience member askedAppxplore co-founder and producer Desmond Lee if he felt like he had sold out his honor as an indie developer by allowing Fatfish Internet Group to acquire a majority stake in the company. Lee’s answer was a…
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Fatfish to spin off mobile gaming startup iCandy in a $31M IPO

Michael Tegos 6:01 pm on Apr 20, 2015 Internet venture investment company Fatfish Internetwill be spinning out its mobile games company iCandy in an IPO on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), it announced on Friday. According to the company’s statement, iCandy is expected to be valued at AU$40 million (US$ 31.2 million). Upon a successful…
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Fatfish to list mobile games unit iCandy on ASX

Internet venture accelerator Fatfish Internet Group Ltd plans to list, through a new company called iCandy, two of its mobile games businesses on the Australian Securities Exchange within the next six months. iCandy will be made of two investee companies Fatfish added to its portfolio last year, Kensington Ventures and Malaysia-based Appxplore. Fatfish bought 70…
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