Overview

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Status
Acquired by on November 9, 2009
Total Equity Funding
$21M in 3 Rounds from 2 Investors
Headquarters:
London
Description:
PlayFish creates social games that users can play with others over social platforms such as Facebook and MySpace.
Founders:
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Categories:
Developer Tools, Apps, Gaming
Website:
http://www.playfish.com
Social:

Company Details

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Founded:
October 1, 2007
Contact:
44 2032 399 980
Employees:
51 - 100 | 3 in Crunchbase

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.

Funding Rounds (3) - $21M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Oct, 2008$17M / Series B2
Jul, 2008$1M / Series A1
Mar, 2008$3M / Seed0

Current Team (3)

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Products (10)

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  • The third title by Playfish focused on bowling, a naturally social activity.
  • Country Story was added to CrunchBase in 2009
  • Crazy Planets was added to CrunchBase in 2009
  • Geo challenge Now - The funniest games of geo challenge playfish online flash games,
  • Minigolf Party was added to CrunchBase in 2009
  • Pet Society was a social Internet game developed by Playfish that could be played on Facebook.
  • Quiztastic was added to CrunchBase in 2009
  • Restaurant City was added to CrunchBase in 2009

Competitors (5)

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  • Armor Games is a social flash gaming community supporting indie development via “Flash Contests” that fund and motivate flash developers.
  • Fingertime.com is a privately owned free games and entertainment website. The site features a wide range of game genres and catagories.
  • Miniclip is a world-leading digital games company that creates, develops and publishes on Mobile, Web and Social platforms.
  • Online Game Website
  • Zynga makes online social and mobile games. Four years after its founding, Zynga had grown to over $1 billion in revenue and IPO'd in 2011.

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

Images (1)

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