Leyou & Perfect World - Digital Extremes

One of the world's most successful independent game studios, Ontario-based Digital Extremes was founded in 1993 is well known for such titles as Epic Pinball, the Unreal franchise, and, most recently, its highly popular free-to-play action game, Warframe. Through subsidiaries, Hong-Kong based Leyou Technology Holdings and Beijing-based Perfect World acquired a majority stake in the company. Leyou Holdings, listed on the Hong Kong stock exchange, is a holding company currently diversifying its businesses by entering the video game industry. Perfect World Co., Ltd. is a leading online game developer and operator, primarily developing online games based on proprietary game engines and game development platforms. 

"Going through the process with Corum, your holding our hands and guiding us through – we couldn’t have done it without you, obviously."
- James Schmalz, 
Digital Extremes
Seller:
Digital Extremes
Canada
Buyer:
Leyou Technology Holdings
Hong Kong
Closed:
July 2015

quotesWe were very impressed with Corum's ability to quickly understand who we are, what we do and how it all related to our industry. Because of this, we were able to narrow options down based on what made the best strategic sense despite some very challenging elements of complexity.quotes

Pete Kaufmann
EPSIIA Corporation