China’s Tencent has bought Finnish game studio Supercell for US$8.6 billion. The studio, best known for Clash of Titans, was previously owned by Japan’s Softbank. Tencent already has a majority stake in Riot Games and a minority stake in Epic Games.
The most hardcore fans of Supercell’s free-to-play mobile sensation Clash of Clans have gathered in Helsinki, Finland for the first-ever ClashCon. Check out the schedule at the event’s page, and watch it live here.