YoYo Games Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2004

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 62

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $9.5M

YoYo Games General Information

Description

Developer of cross-platform 2D games development engine intended for game developers. The company offers a mobile-driven cross-platform casual game development technology, enabling developers to create games using a single programming code and then publish them to run natively across the most common platforms.

Contact Information

Website
gamemaker.io
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Software Development Applications
Other Industries
Entertainment Software
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • River Court, 5 West Victoria Dock Road
  • Dundee DD1 3JT
  • Scotland, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

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YoYo Games Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Merger/Acquisition 11-Jan-2021 $9.5M 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Merger/Acquisition 13-Feb-2015 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC Completed Startup
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YoYo Games Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
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YoYo Games Competitors (21)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Stencyl Corporation Cupertino, CA 0 000000000000
Arkadium Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 000 00.000 0000000000 0
Roblox Formerly VC-backed San Mateo, CA 0000 00000 000000000000 00000
Tag Games Corporate Backed or Acquired Dundee, United Kingdom 00 00.00 000000&0 00.00
GameSalad Venture Capital-Backed Austin, TX 00 000.00 00000000000 000.00
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YoYo Games Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Joakim Kasbohm Director
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YoYo Games Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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YoYo Games Former Investors (2)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Playtech Corporation Majority 000 0000 000000 0
ZhenFund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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YoYo Games FAQs

  • When was YoYo Games founded?

    YoYo Games was founded in 2004.

  • Who is the founder of YoYo Games?

    Sandy Duncan, James North-Hearn, Michel Cassius, and Spencer Hyman are the founders of YoYo Games.

  • Where is YoYo Games headquartered?

    YoYo Games is headquartered in Dundee, United Kingdom.

  • What is the size of YoYo Games?

    YoYo Games has 62 total employees.

  • What industry is YoYo Games in?

    YoYo Games’s primary industry is Software Development Applications.

  • Is YoYo Games a private or public company?

    YoYo Games is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of YoYo Games?

    The current valuation of YoYo Games is 00.00.

  • What is YoYo Games’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for YoYo Games is 000000.

  • Who are YoYo Games’s investors?

    Playtech and ZhenFund have invested in YoYo Games.

  • Who are YoYo Games’s competitors?

    Stencyl, Arkadium, Roblox, Tag Games, and GameSalad are some of the 21 competitors of YoYo Games.

  • When was YoYo Games acquired?

    YoYo Games was acquired on 11-Jan-2021.

  • Who acquired YoYo Games?

    YoYo Games was acquired by Opera Software.

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