Jam City

Jam City develops and publishes storytelling and role-playing games for mobile phones, computers and gaming consoles. Read more

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Jam City

Jam City develops and publishes storytelling and role-playing games for mobile phones, computers and gaming consoles. Read more

Chris DeWolfe's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Jam City

Co-Founder & CEO

Chris DeWolfe

CEO Approval Rating

91/100

Founded:

2009

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Zynga is Jam City's biggest rival. Zynga was founded in San Francisco, California} in 2007. Like Jam City, Zynga also competes in the Gaming sector. Compared to Jam City, Zynga generates $1.9B more revenue.

Glu is Jam City's #2 rival. Glu's headquarters is in San Francisco, California, and was founded in 2001. Like Jam City, Glu also competes in the Application Software space. Glu generates 135% of Jam City's revenue.

KIXEYE is Jam City's #3 competitor. KIXEYE was founded in 2007 in San Francisco, California. Like Jam City, KIXEYE also works within the Application Software sector. KIXEYE generates $345.1M less revenue than Jam City.

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Jam City Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
231 Play GmbH

Apr 2019

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undisclosed
231 Play develops and publishes puzzle, strategy and memory based video games for the web and mobile platforms.

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Bingo Pop

Nov 2018

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undisclosed
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Disney Emoji Blitz

Nov 2018

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undisclosed
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Brainz Sas

Mar 2018

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undisclosed
Brainz Sas is a game studio that focuses on developing, marketing and monetizing web and mobile-based action strategy games.

These are all the companies that Jam City has acquired. Jam City has acquired 4 companies and its latest acquisition was 231 Play GmbH in Apr 2019. 231 Play develops and publishes puzzle, strategy and memory based video games for the web and mobile platforms.

Jam City Funding History

Since Jam City was founded in 2009, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Jam City has raised $145.0M. Jam City's funding round was on Jan 2019 for a total of $145.0M

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FUNDING DATE

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Jan 2019
$145M

JPMorgan Chase Bank

Since Jam City was founded in 2009, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Jam City has raised $145.0M. Jam City's funding round was on Jan 2019 for a total of $145.0M

Jam City Investments

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These are all the companies that Jam City has invested in. Jam City has invested 4 companies and its latest investment was 231 Play GmbH in Apr 2019. 231 Play develops and publishes puzzle, strategy and memory based video games for the web and mobile platforms.

Jam City News

April 1, 2020Pocket Gamer

Jam City launches Disney Emoji Blitz in Japan after 30 million downloads worldwide

Jam City has launched its match-3 title Disney Emoji Blitz in Japan after the game's success in the U... See more »
February 24, 2020PC Gamer

You can finally play that massive Harry Potter RPG in Minecraft

Join the alpha for the Minecraft school of Witchcraft and Wizardry.... See more »
February 18, 2020VentureBeat

Jam City will launch RTS mobile game World War Doh on February 20

Jam City announced that its real-time strategy mobile game World War Doh will debut on February 20. A... See more »
August 6, 2019VentureBeat

Jam City launches new mobile puzzle game Vineyard Valley

Jam City has launched a new mobile game, Vineyard Valley, where your goal is to solve a series of puz... See more »
June 6, 2019Los Angeles Business Journal

Video Game Companies Waver on E3

The Entertainment Software Association has called its annual E3 conference, taking place this week at... See more »
April 5, 2019Gamasutra

Jam City acquires Berlin-based studio 231 Play

Jam City has acquired the Berlin-based studio 231 Play, now rebranded as Jam City Germany, with foun... See more »
April 5, 2019Digital Media Wire

Jam City establishes foothold in Europe with 231 Play acquisition

gamesindustry.biz reports: "Jam City has acquired a studio in Germany, giving the company its first E... See more »

Jam City Press Releases

February 8, 2019StreetInsider

Hogwarts Mystery Brings New Choices, Challenges and Couture with February Sidequest, the Celestial Ball

Jam City, a Los Angeles-based mobile games studio, in partnership with Warner Bros. Interactive Enter... See more »
December 6, 2018Business Wire India

Hogwarts Mystery Invites Players to Deck the Halls for Christmas in the Wizarding World

Business Wire IndiaJam City: This press release ...... See more »
November 20, 2018Gamasutra

Another Freakin’ Mobile Game Introduces New Arena Battle Event and VIP Subscriptions for Fans

'Arena of Ultimate Destiny' PvP event begins tomorrow in Jam City's match-3 mobile game; VIP subscrip... See more »
September 12, 2018Gamasutra

Jam City Wins Coveted Visionary Award for Best New Community

Mobile and social game experience provider skips off with a 'Visionary Award' for 'Best New Community... See more »
April 26, 2018Business Wire India

Hogwarts Mystery On the App Store and Google Play

Business Wire India... See more »
January 11, 2018Gamasutra

Another Freakin’ Mobile Game

300th episode celebrated in-game by Danny Trejo and chums.... See more »
October 23, 2017Gamasutra

Jam City Dresses Up for Halloween, Gives Mobile Players Treats in Six Monster Hit Games

Mobile game maker brings spooky happenings to Cookie Jam, Panda Pop and four other titles.... See more »

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Jam City Headquarters

3562 Eastham Drive

Culver City, California90232

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Jam City Summary

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Overview

Jam City develops and publishes storytelling and role-playing games for mobile phones, computers and gaming consoles. Jam City was founded in 2009. Jam City's headquarters is located in Culver City, California, USA 90232. It has raised 145.0M in 1 rou...

CEO

Jam City's Co-Founder & CEO, Chris DeWolfe, currently has an approval rating of 91%. Jam City's primary competitors are Zynga, Glu & KIXEYE.

Website

jamcity.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Jam City

  1. When was Jam City founded?

    Jam City was founded in 2009
  2. Who is Jam City's CEO?

    Jam City's CEO is Chris DeWolfe
  3. How much revenue does Jam City generate?

    Jam City generates $400M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Jam City have?

    Jam City has historically raised $145M in funding
  1. Where is Jam City's headquarters?

    Jam City's headquarters is in Culver City California, USA
  2. How many employees does Jam City have?

    Jam City has 700 employees
  3. What sector does Jam City operate in?

    Jam City is in Application Software, Internet Software, Gaming
  4. Who are Jam City's competitors?

    Jam City's top competitors are Zynga, Glu, KIXEYE