Playdek Gets $3.8M For iOS Games

Playdek, a Carlsbad-based mobile game developer, disclosed Thursday that it has raised $3.8M in a Series A funding round. The round was led by Qualcomm Ventures, and also included IDG Ventures, ff Venture Capital, Deep Fork Capital, Greycroft Partners, Jarl Mohn, and other angels. Playdek most recently announced it is developing an mobile, iOS version of the classic game Dungeons & Dragons, with Wizards of the Coast, and also has a large catalog of other iOS games, including Fluxx, Penny Arcade, Ascension, NightFall, and more. The fir is led by Joel Goodman. More information »