Niantic Labs has scored $200 million in project capital price range. It’s the corporate’s 2nd spherical of investment because the AR video games developer left Google possession.
The maker of “Ingress” and “Pokemon Pass” is lately running with Warner Bros. for the approaching “Harry Potter: Wizards Unite,” set to be launched early in 2018. All of those video games characteristic Niantic’s hallmark of real-world navigation to in-game attractions with additional match interplay thru augmented fact task segments.
The Wall Boulevard Magazine experiences that the executive backer was once a company referred to as Spark Capital — because of this, a spouse in that company is becoming a member of Niantic’s board of administrators. Different primary buyers had been capital suppliers as neatly.
Google, Nintendo and The Pokemon Corporate contributed to the primary spherical of investment valued at $30 million.