Company Overview

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Status:
Acquired by Electronic Arts
Founders:
Jon Baudanza, Shawn Fanning
Employees:
25
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
Funding:
$3M
Categories:
Social Network Media, Games
Description:
Rupture is an online social network that allows gamers to connect and share with one another.

Detailed Description

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Rupture was an online destination connecting gamers and allowing them to share gaming experiences, events, challenges, and achievements. The site was founded by Shawn Fanning and investor Ron Conway. After working together with the original Napster and then with music distributor Snocap, the two began work on Rupture, a social network for MMORPGs; primarily for World of WarCraft (WOW) gamers.

The company was based in San Francisco, California. Parent company ThreeSF, Inc., was acquired by Electronic Arts on May 28, 2008.

Current Team (1)

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Past Team (3)

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Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Products (1)

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    Rupture

    Rupture works through an add on or software download that grabs your information from WOW....

Investors (6)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Headquarters

    400 2nd Street

    Suite 350

    San Francisco, CA 94107

    USA

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