[ Pocket Gems raises $90M in Series A ]

Pocket Gems has raised $90 million in Series A  funding.

Founded in 2009, Pocket Gems is a top independent developer of original mobile games and interactive entertainment. One of the first synchronous multiplayer 3D games on mobile, War Dragons tripled its player base year over year, with close to 2 billion battles fought in 2016 alone

The Tencent investment will go towards supporting major expansions for the Episode and War Dragons communities, as well as the upcoming launch of a new studio building 3D synchronous multiplayer mobile games for hardcore gamers. Following several years of development, Pocket Gems is planning to launch the new studio and its first title later this year.

Funding  Series A
Founded  2009
Country  USA
City  San Francisco, California
Founder / CEO  Ben Liu
Deal Size  $90M
Investors  Tencent Holdings
Previous Investors  Sequoia Capital
 Harrison Metal
 Andrew Boszhardt, Jr.
 Tencent Holdings
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