GameSalad Overview

  • Founded
  • 2007
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 8
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $468K
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 19

GameSalad General Information


Developer of a game development platform intended to empower students to express and share their ideas through games. The company's platform helps game developers to design, publish and distribute games with a sophisticated visual programming interface for iOS, Android, and HTML5 operating systems and teaches the fundamentals of computer science, enabling users to build logic and architecture skills without traditional programming syntax and eliminate the need to code.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Gendai Games
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Software Development Applications
Other Industries
Business/Productivity Software
Entertainment Software
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Application Software
Primary Office
  • Post Office Box 80288
  • Austin, TX 78708
  • United States
+1 (800) 000-0000

GameSalad Timeline

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GameSalad Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
9. Later Stage VC 18-Apr-2019 $468K 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 000 000.00 000.00 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 00.000 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

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Total Raised
Post Valuation
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GameSalad Competitors (5)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Tynker Venture Capital-Backed Mountain View, CA 00 000.00 00000000000 000.00
00000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Palo Alto, CA 00 000000&0
00000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Las Vegas, NV 000000&0
0000000000 0000000 Formerly VC-backed Palo Alto, CA 00 00.000 000000&0 00.000
0000000 Accelerator/Incubator Backed Cupertino, CA 0 000000000
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GameSalad Executive Team (32)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Tan Tran Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member
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GameSalad Board Members (9)

Name Representing Role Since
Aziz Gilani Mercury Fund Board Member 000 0000
John Frankel ff Venture Capital Board Member 000 0000
Tan Tran GameSalad Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member 000 0000
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GameSalad Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-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
Capital Factory Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Hunt Companies Real Estate Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Asadel Venture Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Pipeline Capital Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
National Holdings Holding Company Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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GameSalad Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000 00000 23-Jul-2014 000000000000000000 Entertainment Software 00000 000000
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GameSalad Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
00000000 00000 Entertainment Software Orlando, FL 0000
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