GameSparks Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2013

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 12

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $11.3M

GameSparks General Information

Description

Developer of cloud-based gaming platform designed to build and monetize games. The company's cloud-based gaming platform offers backend-as-a-service to help reduce the overall cost of development of games, improve retention of players and monetization of games post-launch, providing game developers with a single integrated tool to build these server components without ever having to set up and run a server.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Entertainment Software
Other Industries
Software Development Applications
Acquirer
Corporate Office
  • 64 Lower Mount Street
  • Dublin D02 TH77
  • Ireland

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GameSparks Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Merger/Acquisition 10-Jul-2017 $11.3M 00000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 22-Dec-2014 00000 Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC 29-Oct-2013 $821K $821K Completed Startup
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GameSparks Comparisons

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Industry
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Employees
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Post Valuation
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Financing
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GameSparks Competitors (25)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
iFunFactory Formerly VC-backed Seongnam, South Korea 0 000 000000&0 000
Nettention Formerly VC-backed Seoul, South Korea 00 000000&0
Skyborne Games Accelerator/Incubator Backed Los Angeles, CA 0 000000000000
LootLocker Venture Capital-Backed Stockholm, Sweden 00 00.000 000000000 00.000
Kixeye Formerly VC-backed Portland, OR 000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
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GameSparks Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat
Joseph Murray Advisor
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GameSparks 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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GameSparks Former Investors (4)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds
Enterprise Ireland Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Jeff Allen Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Joseph Murray Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Paul Bushell Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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GameSparks FAQs

  • When was GameSparks founded?

    GameSparks was founded in 2013.

  • Who is the founder of GameSparks?

    Griffin Parry, Gabriel Page, and John Griffin are the founders of GameSparks.

  • Where is GameSparks headquartered?

    GameSparks is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

  • What is the size of GameSparks?

    GameSparks has 12 total employees.

  • What industry is GameSparks in?

    GameSparks’s primary industry is Entertainment Software.

  • Is GameSparks a private or public company?

    GameSparks is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of GameSparks?

    The current valuation of GameSparks is 000.00.

  • What is GameSparks’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for GameSparks is 000000.

  • How much funding has GameSparks raised over time?

    GameSparks has raised $821K.

  • Who are GameSparks’s investors?

    Enterprise Ireland, Jeff Allen, Joseph Murray, and Paul Bushell have invested in GameSparks.

  • Who are GameSparks’s competitors?

    iFunFactory, Nettention, Skyborne Games, LootLocker, and Kixeye are some of the 25 competitors of GameSparks.

  • When was GameSparks acquired?

    GameSparks was acquired on 10-Jul-2017.

  • Who acquired GameSparks?

    GameSparks was acquired by Amazon.com.

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