Wikia is sponsoring New York Comic Con 2016 on Oct 6, 2016
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Funding Rounds (5) - $39.87MUpdate
|Date||Amount / Round||Valuation||Lead Investor||Investors|
|Aug, 2014||$15M / Series D||—||Digital Garage||7|
|Nov, 2012||$10.87M / Series C||—||IVP (Institutional Venture Partners)||2|
|Dec, 2006||$10M / Series B||—||IVP (Institutional Venture Partners)||3|
|Mar, 2006||$4M / Series A||—||10|
|Jan, 2004||undisclosed amount / Angel||—||—||2|
Current Team (8)Update
Board Members and Advisors (2)Update
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