Playfish Nets $17M

Lee, Michael
October 2008
Red Herring;10/28/2008, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports that social game developer Playfish raised a $17 million second round of funding led by Accel Partners and Index Ventures. The startup company plans to use the funding to expand into other platforms. Under the deal, Accel Partners partner Kevin Comolli and Index Ventures principal Ben Holmes will join Playfish's board of directors. Playfish develops casual games for social-networking site Facebook and of the top 10 games with the most active users, four of them are from Playfish.


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