[ Epic! raises $8M in Series C ]

Epic! has raised $8 million in Series C funding.

Founded in 2014, Epic! ! is a kids digital media brand for kids 12 and under. Epic!’s award-winning subscription service includes unlimited access to 25,000 books and 2,500 videos from leading publishers such as HarperCollins, Macmillan, Sesame Workshop, National Geographic Kids, Smithsonian Enterprises, and Encyclopaedia Britannica.

The company will use the funds to accelerate growth, expand its team and build out its platform in both the home and in schools.

Funding  Series C
Founded  2014
Country  USA
City  Redwood City, California
Founder / CEO  Suren Markosian
Deal Size  $8M
Investors  Rakuten Ventures
 Menlo Ventures
 Translink Capital
 Reach Capital
 Social Starts
 WI Harper Group
 Innovation Endeavors
Previous Investors  same as above, except Reach Capital;  Rakuten Ventures
 Morado Venture Partners
 Zillionize Angel
 500 Startups
 Maven Ventures
 Webb Investment Network
 Jaina Capital