Tag: game

  • That’s No Moon Entertainment Takes $100M

    Playa Del Rey-based gaming studio That’s No Moon Entertainment–created by game designers from Sony, Naughty Dog, and Activision–has raised $100M in an investment round, the company said this week. The funding came from Smilegate, a South Korean gamin…

  • Quizizz Connects With $31.5M

    Santa Monica-based Quizizz, a developer of software which gamifies teaching with quizzes and interactive lessons, said on Wednesday that it has raised $31.5M in its Series B funding round. The funding was led by Tiger Global Management, and also includ…

  • Blizzard Cancels BlizzCon for 2021

    Irvine-based videogame developer Blizzard said today that it is once again cancelling Blizzcon, its annual conference, due to fluctuating guidelines around events in California during the pandemic. According to Blizzard, it now plans a “global event” i…

  • USC Games Launches New Endowment To Support, Black, Indigenous Students

    USC Games, the program at the University of Southern California focused on teaching students how to create videogames and to enter the videogame industry, says it has launched a new endowment, the Gerald A. Lawson Endowment Fund, which will support Bac…