Status
Acquired by Electronic Arts on November 9, 2009
Funding Received
$21 Million in 3 Rounds from 2 Investors
Founded:
October, 2007
Headquarters:
London
Description:
PlayFish creates social games that users can play with others over social platforms such as Facebook and MySpace.
Founders:
Shukri Shammas, Sebastien de Halleux, Kristian Segerstrale
Categories:
Apps, Web Tools, Social Network Media, Facebook Applications, Social Games, Games
Website:
http://www.playfish.com

Detailed Description

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Playfish is a creator of social games for friends to play together over social platforms such as Facebook, MySpace, Bebo, Google, iPhone and Android. Each of the company's seven games has been a top 10 hit on Facebook, including Pet Society, which is the platform's most popular game and enjoyed by more than 11 million people every month. Playfish is backed by Accel Partners and Index Ventures, and has offices in London, San Francisco, Beijing and Tromso, Norway.

Current Team (4)

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Past Team (11)

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Funding Rounds (3) - $21M

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Products (10)

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    Restaurant City

    Restaurant City was added to CrunchBase in 2009
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    Bowling Buddies

    The third title by Playfish focused on bowling, a naturally social activity.
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    Word Challenge

    Play Word Challenge by Playfish on Facebook and Win
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    Minigolf Party

    Minigolf Party was added to CrunchBase in 2009
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    Geo Challenge

    Geo challenge Now - The funniest games of geo challenge playfish online flash games,
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    Pet Society

    Pet Society was a social Internet game developed by Playfish that could be played on Facebook.
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    Who Has The Biggest Brain?

    Who Has The Biggest Brain? was launched in 2009
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    Country Story

    Country Story was added to CrunchBase in 2009

Investors (2)

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    Index Ventures

    Index Ventures is a multi-stage international venture capital firm with deep sector expertise...
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    Accel Partners

    Accel Partners is a global venture capital firm with offices located in Silicon Valley, New York,...

Offices/Locations (2)

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  • Playfish Arctic

    Strandvn. 106

    Tromsø, 9291

    NOR

  • Corporate Headquarters

    125 Kensington High St

    W8 5SF

    London, London

    GBR

Competitors (5)

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    Armor Games

    Armor Games is a social flash gaming community supporting indie development via “Flash Contests”...
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    Mousebreaker

    Online Game Website
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    Miniclip SA

    Miniclip is a world-leading digital games company that creates, develops and publishes on Mobile,...
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    Fingertime

    Fingertime.com is a privately owned free games and entertainment website. The site features a...
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    Zynga

    Zynga provides social game services and develops social games for smartphones, websites and...

Images (1)

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