Anonymous sources close to Fortune have reported the cloud gaming streaming service Gaikai is seeking to sell the company for around $500 million. Between successful funding from firms like Benchmark Capital (which recently helped Journey-makers thatgamecompany go multiplatform) and partnerships like their recently announced deal with Samsung, Gaikai has raised a reported $45 million, but […]
The makers of Flower and Journey have successfully fundraised themselves into multiplatform development. Venture Beat reports that the nine-person studio raised $5.5 million from Benchmark Capital – which also funded Riot Games (League of Legends) – and will be expanding outward now that their 3-game publishing deal with Sony has completed.
David Perry’s Gaikai cloud gaming streaming service already made waves by successfully streaming Blizzard’s World of Warcraft on an iPad, and it appears that major investors have taken notice. TriplePoint Capital, Rustic Canyon Partners, Benchmark Capital have invested a combined total of $10 million into Gaikai, with Nate Redmond of Rustic Canyon Partners ascending to […]