TITLE

Paris' Monte Cristo Seeks Funding

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;12/16/2008, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the funding sought by video game developer and publisher Monte Cristo Games with the release of its city-building game, Cities XL. The company has raised $7 million from 360 Capital Partners, Art Alliance, and Innoven, and it is planning to raise another $7 million early 2009. According to Monte Cristo chief executive officer (CEO) Jérõme Gastaldi, the game is about the convergence between the MMO mentality and Web 2.0 functionality.
ACCESSION #
36602802

 

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