• Vivendi Really Wants Ubisoft

    Having recently taken Gameloft, a sister company to Ubisoft by hostile takeover, Vivendi is setting it’s sights to Ubisoft, the iconic publisher from France. As of today, Vivendi currently owns 20 percent of Ubisoft as the company looks to take Guillemot family is slowly being overrun by such sleazy...
  • Vivendi Sets Sights On Ubisoft After Gameloft Hostile Takeover

    Vivendi’s acquisition of Gameloft is complete and they are now one. But they’re not stopping there. Vivendi is eyeing Ubisoft. The french, multi-media company, who once owned Activision, owns huge shares in each company for the last few months as an attempt at a hostile takeover. How did they...
  • Vivendi’s Hostile Acquisition Of Gameloft Makes Major Headway

    French multi-media company Vivendi has seemed to have made progress in their hostile takeover of Gameloft. Vivendi has swayed the majority of Gameloft shareholders, likely giving them enough to continue with their purchase of the video game company. Amber Capital, one of Gameloft’s largest shareholders gave Vivendi their support...
  • Vivendi Looking To Purchase Ubisoft In Hostile Takeover

    An article over at The Globe and Mail describes what can only be described as a hostile takeover by media giant Vivendi, who is currently pursuing Gameloft in which Vivendi owns 30% of their shares. Vivendi spoke to Deadline their plans which seemingly lead to Ubisoft CEO, Yves Guillemot,...