Kabam
Location: 153 Castro Street, Third Floor, Mountain View, California 94041, United States United States
Founded in: 2006
Stage: Revenue generating
Number of employees: 16-30
Funding history:
- Date: 05/2011, Series C: $85 M
Investors: Google Ventures, Pinnacle Ventures, Performance Equity Partners, SK Telekom Ventures, Canaan Partners, Red point Ventures, Intel Capital
- Date: 01/2011, Series B: $30 M
Investors: Canaan Partners, Redpoint, Intel Capital
- Date: 10/2009, Series A: $5.5 M
Investors: Canaan Partners, Betfair
- Date: 09/2007, Seed: $4 M
Investors: Canaan Partners
Short URL: vator.co/kabam

Kabam

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Kabam is an interactive entertainment company leading the next wave in social gaming, developing and publishing massively multiplayer social games (MMSG’s), including the popular and critically praised title Kingdoms of Camelot and Dragons of Atlantis. Our studios focus on combining the best elements of traditional and social gaming to appeal to a growing audience of players looking for deeper, more engaging social games. The first wave of Kabam’s new games for Facebook and leading media sites have been widely recognized for their depth of play and social interaction.

Kabam started out as Watercooler, whose aim was to make connecting with your friends, family, and other fans of your favorite TV shows or Sports teams more compelling than ever before. By bringing fan communities into the context of your social network, Watercooler enables more engaging sports and TV fan experiences. Fans are able to access Watercooler's FanSection and TVLoop communities no matter where they are on the web: Facebook, MySpace, Bebo, Friendster, Hi5, MyYahoo, and TVLoop.com.  Over 35 million sports and TV fans have joined Watercooler's fan applications  making it the largest online fan community.

Company History
Kabam was founded by a team of social networking and community software professionals in Mountain View, CA, in 2006. The company has raised a Series A round of financing from Canaan Partners of Menlo Park, CA.


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