A FarmVille of startups

startups_feYou become a gangster, build your network, fight other gangsters, engage in shoot-outs, do contract-killings, carry out sinister missions, rob and establish your criminal empire. This is how online social game Mafia Wars was played. Mafia Wars was developed by Zynga, the Silicon Valley-based world’s largest social game developer. The adrenaline rush of Mafia Wars […]

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PlaySimple raises $4 mn from SAIF Partners, IDG Ventures

ThinkstockPhotos-515738556Bengaluru-based mobile gaming startup PlaySimple Games Pvt. Ltd has secured $4 million (nearly Rs 27 crore) in a Series A round led by SAIF Partners and IDG Ventures India. The startup will use the funds to develop new games, develop its team and on marketing campaigns, according to media reports on Tuesday. The startup currently […]

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