Funding Received
$21 Million in 3 Rounds from 3 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$1 Million on October 1, 2012 / Undisclosed Round
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
Description:
WGT Media develops realistic and engaging online golf and baseball games.
Founders:
YuChiang Cheng, Chad Nelson
Categories:
Facebook Applications, Video Games, Games, Online Gaming, Sports
Website:
http://www.wgt.com

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Based in San Francisco, WGT Media is an innovative sports gaming company with over 15 million players worldwide across online, social and mobile platforms. Our mission is to combine our love of sports with unsurpassed high definition visual quality and innovative game play to be the leading online sports gaming and media company. Our games combine both 2D and 3D technologies to create the world’s most photo-realistic online gaming experience, in both Golf and Baseball, with highly interactive multiplayer game play.

WGT Golf (www.wgt.com) is the #1 free golf game with over 450 million virtual rounds played. WGT Golf features 21 famous virtual golf courses including Merion, Pebble Beach® and St Andrews. WGT Golf runs the annual Virtual U.S. Open in partnership with the USGA, and has partnered with NBC's Golf Channel and David Leadbetter. WGT Golf offers a variety of virtual golf equipment from leading manufacturers, including Callaway, Cleveland, Nike, Ping, Srixon and TaylorMade.

In 2012, WGT Media launched WGT Baseball: MLB (www.wgtbaseball.com) in partnership with Major League Baseball Advanced Media. WGT Baseball is a realistic baseball game that puts fans inside their favorite MLB ballparks in HD virtual reality with MLB uniforms and players. In a unique blend of social gaming and fantasy baseball, players manage their rosters, making strategic in-game decisions and competing head-to-head against other players in rival games and mini seasons.

Current Team (4)

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Past Team (1)

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Funding Rounds (3) - $1M

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Investors (3)

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    Panorama Capital

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    Jafco Ventures

    JAFCO Ventures is an independent venture capital firm investing in emerging technology companies...
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    Battery Ventures

    Investing in technology

Offices/Locations (2)

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  • Branch Office

    261 Madison Avenue

    10th Floor

    New York, NY 10016

    USA

  • Headquarters

    160 Pine Street

    Suite 510

    San Francisco, CA 94111

    USA

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