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There are 33 companies tagged `mmo`; raised $677.6M from 102 investors

Bigpoint raised $444.5M from TA Associates, Summit Partners, GMT Capital, and Peacock Equity in 2 rounds.

http://bigpoint.net/2011/04/online-games-leader-bigpoint-announces-summit-partners-and-ta-associates-to-make-350-million-investment/    venturebeat.com Bigpoint snapped up by NBC fund    ft.com

Booyah raised $59.5M from Accel Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, DAG Ventures, Accel Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, DAG Ventures, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in 4 rounds.

Well-Funded Gaming Startup Booyah Confirms Layoffs And New CEO Brian Morrisroe As It Shifts Focus To Tablets    techcrunch.com Booyah Raises $20 Million From Accel, Expects 6 Million Users By The End Of This Summer    techcrunch.com Booyah rakes in $5M for online social game based on real life    deals.venturebeat.com Booyah Raises $4.5 Million from Kleiner Perkins    finance.yahoo.com

Grockit raised $44.7M from Discovery Communications, Atlas Venture, Benchmark, Integral Capital Partners, GSV Capital, Atlas Venture, Benchmark, Integral Capital Partners, GSV Capital, New Schools Ventures, Atlas Venture, Benchmark, Integral Capital Partners, Benchmark, Integral Capital Partners, Benchmark, Mark Pincus, Rob Lord, Reid Hoffman, Marc Hustvedt, and Tom Ryan in 6 rounds.

Grockit Lands $20M From Discovery, Benchmark & Others To Bring Its New “Pinterest For Education” To The Masses    techcrunch.com Grockit Gets A $7 Million Venture Infusion And Launches Video Q&A Site Grockit Answers    techcrunch.com TechCrunch    techcrunch.com Stealth educational startup Grockit raises $8M more    venturebeat.com Grockit raises $2.3M for online test preparation    venturebeat.com Grockit Raises Cash, Prepares "Massive Multiplayer Online Learning" Product.    techcrunch.com

Vivox raised $22.6M from Peacock Equity, IDG Ventures, Benchmark, Canaan Partners, GrandBanks Capital, Benchmark, Canaan Partners, GrandBanks Capital, Canaan Partners, and GrandBanks Capital in 4 rounds.

GE/NBC Universal’s Peacock Equity Invests in Vivox, Leader in Voice Chat    vivox.com Vivox Raises $6.8 Million from IDG Ventures and Existing Investors    freshnews.com Vivox, voice chat for virtual worlds, raises $7.8M    venturebeat.com Vivox Emerges from Pulver.com; Announces $6 Million in Venture Capital Funding    vivox.com

Challenge Games raised $14.5M from Sequoia Capital, Globespan Capital Partners, and Sequoia Capital in 2 rounds.

Challenge Games raises $10 Million in Series B funding    fatfoogoo.com Online Gamer Challenge Games Raises $4.5 Million First Round    paidcontent.org

Machine Zone, Inc. raised $13.3M from Menlo Ventures, Anthos Capital, and Baseline Ventures in 2 rounds.

Freemium Game Dev Addmired Rebrands As Machine Zone, Lands $8M From Menlo Ventures    techcrunch.com http://portal.eqentia.com/techvc/permalink/86873160-Addmired-Garners-5-269-986-Series-A-Round    portal.eqentia.com

Grand Cru raised $13M from IDInvest Partners, Qualcomm Ventures, Nokia Growth Partners, IDInvest Partners, Nicolas Béraud, Anil Hansjee, Henric Suuronen, and Signia Venture Partners in 2 rounds.

Finland’s Next Gaming Phenom? Grand Cru Raises $11M From Idinvest, Qualcomm, Nokia Growth    techcrunch.com Grand Cru raises $2M to build free-to-play Supernauts superhero game    venturebeat.com

Curse raised $12M from SoftTech VC, Ventech, IDInvest Partners, and Cyril Vermeulen in 2 rounds.

Curse Raises $6 Million For MMOG Portal    paidcontent.org Curse Raises $6 Million For MMOG Portal    paidcontent.org

Metaplace raised $9.4M from Charles River Ventures, Crescendo Ventures, Ben Horowitz, and Marc Andreessen in 3 rounds.

SEC D    sec.gov Metaplace Raises $6.7 Million For Custom Virtual Worlds    techcrunch.com Gigaom    gigaom.com

Conduit Labs raised $8.5M from Charles River Ventures, Prism Venture Management, Charles River Ventures, and Prism Venture Management in 2 rounds.

Loudcrowd Parent Conduit Labs Raises $3 Million Second Round    paidcontent.org http://www.techcrunch.com/2007/08/21/conduit-labs-closes-55-million-series-a-funding/    techcrunch.com

Monte Cristo raised $7M from Arts Alliance Ventures, Innoven Partners, and 360 Capital Partners .

Alarm:clock    thealarmclock.com

Biart raised $4.2M .

Virtual Fairground raised $4M .

Dutch virtual world start-up raises $4 million    games.venturebeat.com

Playtox raised $3M from Runa Capital .

Playtox Raises $3M From Runa Capital To Take Its App Store-Shunning Mobile Browser MMOs Global    techcrunch.com

SecretBuilders raised $2.3M from LaunchCapital and The Entrepreneurs' Fund III .

cret Builders raises $2.3M to expand educational virtual world for    bx.businessweek.com

Novel raised $2.3M from McLean Capital and Nairbo Investment in 3 rounds.

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Fight My Monster raised $2.1M from Kevin Donahue, Greycroft Partners, e.ventures, Jarl Mohn, and Yair Landau .

Fight My Monster Borrows From The Angry Birds Playbook – Merchandise And Movies Up Next?    techcrunch.com

Baobab Planet raised $2M from Various Private Investors, Inverpyme, Freedom Factory Studios, Grupo Intercom, and Various Private Investors in 2 rounds.

El Periodico - Grupo Intercom Invierte 4,5 milliones en el mundo virtual de Baobab    elperiodico.com El Periodico - Grupo Intercom Invierte 4,5 milliones en el mundo virtual de Baobab    elperiodico.com

Goblinworks raised $1.6M in 3 rounds.

Kickstarter    kickstarter.com Kickstarter    kickstarter.com

Airy Labs raised $1.5M from Foundation Capital, Google Ventures, and Signia Venture Partners .

Social Learning Game Developer Airy Labs Raises $1.5M From Google Ventures, Others    techcrunch.com

Shattered Reality Interactive raised $1.1M in 2 rounds.

Iron Belt Studios raised $1.1M from Microwave Ventures and MW Ventures in 2 rounds.

Dodreams raised $1M .

Dodreams Receives A Major Investment From Top Finnish Investors    arcticstartup.com

First Meta raised $501K from Plug N Play and Media Development Authority in 2 rounds.

Cristal Studios raised $405K from TFAL Ventures (Luxembourg based holding company) and Pancho Vanhees .

Dinglepharb raised $400K from Vscoop Hong Kong .

GoCrossCampus raised $375K from WGI Fund and Easton Capital .

Storming the Campuses    nytimes.com

Fragegg raised $202.5K .

Departure Lifestyle Advertising    departure.at

Perfect Earth raised $161.9K .

Perfect Earth creates a social game ánd gets funded by the Crowd via Symbid!    symbid.pressdoc.com

Simple Lifeforms raised $140.5K from DCU Ryan Academy for Entrepreneurship and EM-MEDIA in 2 rounds.

Propeller at DCU engages six new start-ups    siliconrepublic.com Monumental and BSkyB vets form Simple Lifeforms    developmag.com

Real Life Plus raised $125K .

Callystro raised $36K from CIIE .

Funding from ET Power of Ideas    ideas.economictimes.com

IRL Gaming raised $25K from StartMate .

StartMate    startmate.com.au