UK mobile gaming startup Mojiworks raises £2.1 million Series A round

Gaming startup Mojiworks has announced a funding round of £2.1 million led by Balderton Capital with participation from Lifeline Ventures and Sunstone Capital. The Surrey-based company, founded last year, develops games based on messaging platforms like Facebook Messenger and iMessage. The company’s two top games, MojiQuest and MojiBowling, have been downloaded 1.5 million times. It […]

Edtech gaming company Kahoot! adds $10 million to its Series A round

Norwegian edtech gaming company Kahoot! has raised $10 million in an extension of its Series A round. This follows an initial tranche of funding last September of $10 million, bringing the total round to $20 million. The round was led by a number of Norwegian private investors alongside existing investors Microsoft Ventures, Creandum, and Northzone. […]