Digital Chocolate closes $12 million strong funding round

Intel Capital leads investment

Digital Chocolate closes $12 million strong funding round
| Digital Chocolate news

Social games specialist Digital Chocolate has secured $12 million in its latest funding round, the company has revealed.

Led by Intel Capital and including existing investors Sutter Hill Ventures and Bridgescale Partners, the firm claims the money will help solidify its position as a leading social games publisher.

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"The investment from Intel Capital supports our vision of publishing leading social games across different devices and platforms," said founder and CEO Trip Hawkins.

"The strength of our team, combined with the strategic insight and support from Intel Capital and existing investors, will help extend our leadership in the evolving social gaming market."

Digital Chocolate claims the injection of funds will be directed towards expanding its scale, cross-platform capabilities and reach.

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