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MediaDeals Week

The deal
Time Inc buys Brandcast software licensorNewsAxios
Asacha Media ($230m revenue) acquires SRAB Films (prod Les Miserables)MoviesHollywood Reporter
BBC Studios has bought 25% stake in UK startup Mothership ProductionsTVDeadline
NetEase Inc, China-based games provider acquires Quantic Dream SA, of FranceGamesPR Newswire
Sony Interactive buys Savage Game Studios, of Germany and FinlandGamesTechCrunch
PointsBet, of Australia, launching sports betting newsletter with Front Office Sports, in USSportsAxios
Digiday tips: Bustle and Vice looking for buyers: will they join forces?
Could Jeff Bezos acquire Forbes? Price: some $600m (15 x EBITDA). New York Times says he is/ was interested (fancifully) in acquiring The Economist, The Guardian, or Associated Press.