Status
Acquired by Zynga on January 30, 2014
Funding Received
$11 Million in 2 Rounds from 2 Investors
Headquarters:
Oxford
Description:
NaturalMotion is a software company creating and publishing social mobile games for iOS and Android.
Categories:
Graphics, Games
Website:
http://naturalmotion.com

Company Details

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NaturalMotion Ltd is a leading games and technology company based in Oxford, London, San Francisco, and Brighton. Its high-end mobile games label, NaturalMotion Games, is one of the most successful and fastest growing mobile gaming companies in the UK.

The company creates ultra-high quality free-to-play games that combine polished gameplay with high-end 3D graphics.

NaturalMotion Games’ CSR Racing for iOS released in July 2012. It reached number 1 in the Top Free and Top Grossing charts in over 70 countries worldwide and was the only title featured on stage during Apple’s WWDC 2012 conference. The company announced that the game generated more than $12 million revenue a month

The company’s next title, Clumsy Ninja, was revealed during Apple’s iPhone 5 keynote.

NaturalMotion Technology produces leading animation software products such as the award-winning euphoria engine - a break-through in real-time character animation, and used in games such as GTA IV, Red Dead Redemption and Max Payne 3. NaturalMotion’s other run-time animation product, Morpheme, is the industry’s first graphically authorable animation engine. Morpheme is the most widely used animation engine in the console and PC games industry.

Current Team (8)

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Past Team (2)

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Funding Rounds (2) - $11M

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Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Products (3)

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    Endorphin

    Endorphin was added to CrunchBase in 2009
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    Euphoria

    Euphoria was added to CrunchBase in 2009
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    Morpheme

    Morpheme was added to CrunchBase in 2009

Investors (2)

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    Benchmark

    Benchmark is an early stage venture capital firm focusing in Social, Mobile, Local and Cloud...
  • 98b1c3a0c5a7aa15464f63a6de527fab

    Balderton Capital

    One of Europe's largest early-stage VCs

Offices/Locations (3)

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  • London

    Unit WE004, Westbourne Studios

    242 Acklam Road

    London, W10 5JJ

    GBR

  • San Francisco

    143 2nd Street

    Fifth Floor

    San Francisco, CA 94105

    USA

  • World Headquarters

    Eagle House

    Walton Well Road

    Oxford, OX2 6ED

    GBR