Venture-capital

02.11.14
SOE's John Smedley blames Rhode Island government for 38 Studios closure
02.11.14

SOE's John Smedley blames Rhode Island government for 38 Studios closure

So who's at fault for the 38 Studios debacle? It's a question that's been thrown around a lot with...

By E. Lefebvre,   02.11.14
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01.28.14
Indiegogo raises $40 million in second round of venture funding
01.28.14

Indiegogo raises $40 million in second round of venture funding

San Francisco-based crowdfunding platform Indiegogo announced that it has raised $40 million in a s...

By Danny Cowan,   01.28.14
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12.13.13
Oculus Rift gets $75 million in funding from Netscape founder's firm
12.13.13

Oculus Rift gets $75 million in funding from Netscape founder's firm

Oculus VR received $75 million in funding from venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, led by Net...

By M. Suszek,   12.13.13
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12.06.12
What do venture capitalists see when they look at games?
12.06.12

What do venture capitalists see when they look at games?

Kickstarter has gained a great deal of traction lately, but by and large new games are still fund...

By E. Lefebvre,   12.06.12
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08.21.12
The Soapbox: The trouble with Kickstarter
08.21.12

The Soapbox: The trouble with Kickstarter

Disclaimer: The Soapbox column is entirely the opinion of this week's writer and does not necessa...

By E. Lefebvre,   08.21.12
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07.11.12
Richard Garriott's Portalarium secures $7 million funding for iOS social RPG
07.11.12

Richard Garriott's Portalarium secures $7 million funding for iOS social RPG

Richard "Lord British" Garriott is in the middle of a new gaming venture called Portalarium (it's w...

By M. Schramm,   07.11.12
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05.24.12
Ask Massively: Artists I actually dislike edition
05.24.12

Ask Massively: Artists I actually dislike edition

For whatever reason, Rob Liefeld has become a mini-meme on my more meta columns of the week. He's...

By E. Lefebvre,   05.24.12
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02.27.12
Hawken developers raise $10 million in capital to launch
02.27.12

Hawken developers raise $10 million in capital to launch

Tim Schafer's Double Fine Entertainment has made a lot of noise by getting fans to pay over $2.6 mi...

By M. Schramm,   02.27.12
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04.12.11
Glitch entering beta stage
04.12.11

Glitch entering beta stage

According to a new post on its official website, Glitch is finally entering an official beta phas...

By J. Reahard,   04.12.11
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