Bigpoint, a German online gaming firm, agreed to a majority stake sale to joint buyers NBC Universal’s Peacock Equity Fund and GMT Communications Partners, it was announced Monday.

Bigpoint sold itself for about $110 million, with prior stakeholders Aurelia Private Equity, European Founders Fund and United Internet Beteiligungen cashing in on the popularity of games like DarkOrbit, F1Manager and The Pimps. According to the terms of the deal, NBC will acquire 35 percent of Bigpoint, with GMT acquiring an equal stake, and the company’s Chief Executive Officer, Heiko Hubertz, reinvesting some of the proceeds to maintain a 30 percent share.

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