Overview

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Status
Acquired by on February 9, 2011
Total Equity Funding
$46.3M in 4 Rounds from 8 Investors
Headquarters:
Santa Clara, CA
Description:
PlaySpan is a payment company that maintains a payment platform to handle transactions in online games, digital media and social networks.
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Categories:
Transaction Processing, Finance, Payments
Website:
http://playspan.com
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Company Details

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PlaySpanâ„¢ is the global leader in monetization solutions for over 1,000 online games, virtual worlds, and social networks. PlaySpan's patent-pending in-game digital goods commerce and micropayment platform enables game publishers and developers to generate new revenues, acquire new users, and extend the loyalty of existing users.

PlaySpan also provides global payment solutions through its UltimatePay product which enables users to make safe, convenient, and friendly in-app purchases using over 85 global payment methods in 180 countries. UltimatePay includes PlaySpan’s ULTIMATE GAME CARD, which is a pre-paid card available in over 45,000 retail locations across North America and growing rapidly worldwide.

PlaySpan is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices in Ohio, Virginia, and Mumbai. Investors include Easton Capital, Menlo Ventures, STIC and Novel TMT Ventures. The company won the 2009 OnHollywood Category Award for Best Gaming Company.

Funding Rounds (4) - $46.3M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Aug, 2010$18M / Series C6
Nov, 2008$16.8M / Series B4
Jul, 2008$5M / Venture4
Sep, 2007$6.5M / Series A4

Acquisitions (2)

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DateAcquiredAmount
Apr 21, 2009Unknown
Jul 16, 2008Unknown

Current Team (4)

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Board Members and Advisors (3)

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Products (1)

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  • PlaySpanâ„¢ is the leader in monetization solutions for over 1,000 online games, virtual worlds, and social networks.

Competitors (1)

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  • PlayerAuctions is an online platform for gamers to buy and sell digital assets such as game currency, accounts and power leveling services.

Offices/Locations (2)

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  • HQ

    2900 Gordon Ave

    Santa Clara, CA 95051

    USA

  • Visa Inc

    P.O. Box 8999

    San Francisco, CA 94128-8999

    USA

Past Team (8)

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