GameSalad Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2007

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 10


  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private

  • Investors
  • 19

GameSalad General Information


Developer of a game development platform designed to help users build games, scratch a creative itch, or bootstrap their way to entrepreneurial independence. The company's unique visual programming system can be combined with a standards-aligned curriculum to teach thousands of students all over the world the fundamentals of programming and computational thinking in schools and educational programs, enabling users to build their confidence and mastery in their ability to program and create games and apps.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Gendai Games
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Software Development Applications
Other Industries
Entertainment Software
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Corporate Office
  • PO Box 80288
  • Austin, TX 78708
  • United States
+1 (844) 000-0000

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GameSalad Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
10. Secondary Transaction - Private 03-Mar-2022 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
9. Later Stage VC 18-Apr-2019 00000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Secondary Transaction - Private 25-Sep-2017 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Later Stage VC (Series A) 07-Jul-2017 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series A) 18-Aug-2015 000 000.00 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC (Series A2) 08-Mar-2012 000 000.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series A1) 09-Mar-2011 00.000 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series A) 29-Jun-2010 00.00 00.00 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Accelerator/Incubator 01-Jan-2010 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 01-Aug-2007 Completed Startup
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GameSalad Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series A-Prime 00,000,000 00.000000 00 00.00 00.00 00.00 00.000
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GameSalad Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Software Development Applications
Austin, TX
10 As of 2024
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Redwood City, CA
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Los Altos, CA
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GameSalad Competitors (12)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
DreamCraft Entertainment Venture Capital-Backed Redwood City, CA 0 0000 00000000000 0000
Tynker Formerly VC-backed Los Altos, CA 00 000.00 000000&0 000.00
READYgg Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 000.00 0000000000 0 000.00
AccelByte Venture Capital-Backed Redmond, WA 000 0000 00000000000 0000
PlayCanvas Formerly VC-backed London, United Kingdom 00 00.000 000000&0 00.000
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GameSalad Patents

GameSalad Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20130271476-A1 Methods and systems related to template code generator Inactive 17-Apr-2012 00000000 00
US-20130179308-A1 Methods and systems related to monetization plug-ins in interactive multimedia applications Inactive 10-Jan-2012 000000000 0
US-20110209117-A1 Methods and systems related to creation of interactive multimdedia applications Inactive 23-Feb-2010 A63F13/60 0

GameSalad Executive Team (32)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Tan Tran Co-Founder,Chief Executive Officer, Director of Web Development & Board Member
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GameSalad Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since
Aziz Gilani Mercury Fund Board Member 000 0000
John Frankel ff Venture Capital Board Member 000 0000
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GameSalad Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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GameSalad Investors (19)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Steve Felter Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Urban Capital Network Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Capital Factory Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Hunt Companies Real Estate Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Mercury Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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GameSalad Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Together Games 23-Jul-2014 0000000000 Software Development Applications 00000 000
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