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There are 37 companies tagged `play`; raised $589.7M from 97 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

Peak Games raised $18M from Earlybird Venture Capital, Hummingbird Ventures, Earlybird Venture Capital, and Hummingbird Ventures in 3 rounds.

With A Foothold In Emerging Markets, Peak Games Climbs Up The Rankings; Raises $11.5 Million    techcrunch.com Peak Games raises $5M for social gaming    venturebeat.com webrazzi    en.webrazzi.com

MXP4 raised $17M from Orkos Capital, Sofinnova Partners, Ventech, Orkos Capital, Ventech, Sofinnova Ventures, Sofinnova Partners, Ventech, Sofinnova Partners, and Ventech in 4 rounds.

MXP4 Closes $4 Million Investment Round    mspalliance.tmcnet.com MXP4 raises a further $4m for its remixable music widgets    techcrunch.com

Sifteo raised $16.5M from Foundation Capital, True Ventures, National Science Foundation, Foundry Group, True Ventures, and True Ventures in 4 rounds.

http://www.chubbybrain.com/blog/sifteo-investors-complete-a-series-b-round-of-funding/    chubbybrain.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

Boonty raised $10M from Rothschild Gestion, OTC Asset Management, Entrepreneur Venture, and Seventure Partners .

http://goliath.ecnext.com/coms2/summary_0199-4447688_ITM    goliath.ecnext.com

Gramble World BV raised $7.1M from Novamedia, Doone Fund, Novamedia, Angaros Group Pte Ltd, Novamedia, and Undisclosed Private in 7 rounds.

Gramble World, A Mobile Social Gaming & Charity-Giving Network, Raises $2M More To Close Out $5M Seed    techcrunch.com Announcement of Angaros Group seed round / strategic partner    develop-online.net

Displair raised $6.4M from Leta Capital, Esther Dyson, Bastiaan Godska, Venture Angels, SpinUp Venture, and Leta Capital in 3 rounds.

Leta Group launches venture fund, announces Displair as first investment    ewdn.com Leta Group launches venture fund, announces Displair as first investment    ewdn.com

Playnomics raised $6M from Vanedge Capital, FirstMark Capital, XSeed Capital, FirstMark Capital, Metamorphic Ventures, and Accelerator Ventures in 2 rounds.

Playnomics Raises $5M In Second Round To Help Mobile Game Makers Monetize    techcrunch.com SEC D    sec.gov

Blade Games World raised $5.9M from California Technology Ventures, California Technology Ventures, and CSV Capital Partners in 2 rounds.

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Overwolf raised $5.3M .

Israel’s Overwolf raises $5.3M for user-generated game add-on tools    venturebeat.com

AKAMON ENTERTAINMENT raised $4.8M from Bonsai Venture Capital, Carlos Blanco, Vicenç Martí, and Axon Partners Group in 2 rounds.

Akamon closes first round of investment at 2.8 million euros    slideshare.net Mundijuegos se refuerza y será Akamon en su expansión global    lavanguardia.newspaperdirect.com

nWay raised $4M from Baseline Ventures, Cowboy Ventures, Harrison Metal Capital, WI Harper Group, and ZhenFund .

http://blogs.wsj.com/venturecapital/2013/02/07/the-daily-startup-investors-back-nway-and-its-gaming-rockstars/    blogs.wsj.com

Seamless Toy Company raised $3.4M from Elevation Partners, Avie Tevanian, Fred Anderson, Paul Hewson (Bono), Promus Ventures, Founder Collective, Proof Ventures, and Founder Collective in 2 rounds.

Seamless Toy Gets $2.6M, Launches Interactive Robotic Toy Line    techrockies.com

Fanta-Z Holdings raised $2.6M .

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Audioair raised $2.5M .

IRIS.TV raised $1.7M from Nick Rau, Bob Jacobson, Jimmy Barge, and Jor Law .

Video Automation Startup IRIS.TV Launches With $1.7M In Funding To Keep You Tuned In Longer    techcrunch.com

SureSpeak raised $1.6M from David Kalt .

Help People From All Walks of Life    surespeak.com

Play-i raised $1M from Madrona Venture Group and Google Ventures .

One Robot Per Child? Former Googler, Apple Engineer Tackle Educational Bots.    allthingsd.com

Steamsharp Technology raised $800K in 2 rounds.

Launchpad Toys raised $750K .

SEC    sec.gov

Mozaik Media raised $500K from Derek Montgomery, Chris Saye, Neel Duncan, Ben Macrory, and David and Stacy Porteus .

Socialspiel raised $270K from FLOOR13, Clemens Beer, and Mike Borras .

Social Gaming Startup Socialspiel Recruits Another Ex-Rockstar Games Veteran As CEO, Raises Further €200K    techcrunch.com

ImpactGames raised $250K from Innovation Works and Innovation Works in 2 rounds.

http://www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/stories/2008/03/03/story16.html    bizjournals.com ImpactGames hopes role play leads to big pay day    bizjournals.com

Mayfair Gaming Group raised $250K from Greg Peters and David Long .

Fragegg raised $202.5K .

Departure Lifestyle Advertising    departure.at

Schedule Savvy raised $150K from Plug & Play Ventures and Alireza Masrour in 2 rounds.

Dynamighty raised $130K .

SEC    sec.gov

PLAXD raised $100K from David and Daniil Liberman .

IronCurtain Entertainment raised $90.5K in 2 rounds.

PLAYD8 raised $60K .

Cieo Creative Inc. raised $48.9K .

Stadionaut raised $30K from Kentucky Science and Technology corp. .

KEF Awarded Companies    startups.kstc.com

PlayerDuel raised $20.3K from Startupbootcamp .

Estoreify raised $10K from Michael Mikhjian .

Moneybook2u.Com raised $1.5K .

http://www.moneybook2u.com    moneybook2u.com