Acquired by on July 19, 2011
Total Equity Funding
$3M in 2 Rounds from 2 Investors
Cambridge, Massachusetts
GamerDNA is a social network for online gamers and the massively multiplayer online roleplaying games community.
Online Games, Social Network, Social

Company Details


GamerDNA is a social network for online gamers and the massively multiplayer online roleplaying games (or MMORPG) community. The site is focused on providing a place for guilds, gaming groups and individual gamers to interact, find friends, discover gaming content and plan gaming sessions. You can find social networking features like profiles, blogs, pictures, videos and forums on the GamerDNA. Plus, they have special areas for gaming news and actual games.

They want to provide gamers a place to socialize while they are still in gaming mode. Users can create their profile pages using characters they play while gaming. For instance, you might write blogs posts and message friends as a wizard, starfighter pilot or elf.

GamerDNA's team is made up of veterans from Eprise, New York Times Digital, Electronic Arts and Mythic Entertainment.

The company was previously knows as GuildCafe. GuildCafe.com (a website devoted to organizing groups within MMORPGs like World of Warcraft and Guild Wars, as well as clan-based multiplayer games such as Halo and Call of Duty) will continue as a separate site, and be improved with new features the company is developing under the GamerDNA brand

Conduit Labs is a similar gaming social network built around virtual worlds.

Funding Rounds (2) - $3M

DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Apr, 2008$3M / Series A1
Jul, 2007undisclosed amount / Seed2

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Board Members and Advisors (1)


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Competitors (4)

  • Pwned is composed of real gamers who just wanted to build a place for everyone to enjoy and play games with others who play the same games.
  • Raptr is a social platform that automatically updates a person’s gaming status in real-time.
  • Rupture is an online social network that allows gamers to connect and share with one another.
  • Xfire provides social gaming and networking services, shares in-game screen shots and videos, and live-streams gameplay.

Offices/Locations (1)

  • Office

    Cambridge, Massachusetts

    United States

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