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  • Conversations With Whales: The eRepublik 2012 Summit

    Conversations With Whales: The eRepublik 2012 Summit

    Last weekend I attended the “eRepublik International Summit 2012″ in Bucharest and had the opportunity to meet with many of the game’s “whale” players. I saw what they cared about, how the game’s developers and players have a close-knit relationship, and how that conversation is the real heart of the game. For social game makers, there are lessons to be… Read More

  • eRepublik releases major relaunch to increase gamer power and retention

    eRepublik releases major relaunch to increase gamer power and retention

    Yesterday afternoon Alexis Bonte, Founder and CEO of eRepublik emailed to tell me that Russia had attacked Washington, with 662 soldiers defending the capital. Today Russia took over. Good thing it’s just a game. Of course, it’s not just any game now that eRepublik, the web based social strategy game, boasts 1.8 million registered users. The game is essentially a browser-based… Read More

  • eRepublik Releases Major Relaunch To Increase Gamer Power And Retention

    Yesterday afternoon Alexis Bonte, Founder and CEO of eRepublik emailed to tell me that Russia had attacked Washington DC, with 662 soldiers defending the capital. Today Russia took over DC. Good thing it’s just a game. Of course, it’s not just any game now that eRepublik, the web based social strategy game, boasts 1.8 million registered users. The game is essentially a… Read More

  • Toby Rowland joins board of social strategy games publisher eRepublik Labs

    Toby Rowland joins board of social strategy games publisher eRepublik Labs

    [UK/Spain] Experienced Internet entrepreneur Toby Rowland has joined the board of Spanish startup eRepublik Labs, the social strategy games publisher. Rowland’s many achievements include co-founding King.com, which he took from startup to be a major player in the casual gaming space. And while VP of Marketing at uDate.com, he helped grow the online dating site to be number two in the US… Read More

  • eRepublik Raises €2 Million For Social Strategy Gaming Platform

    Madrid, Spain-based eRepublik, makers of what the startup refers to as a ‘massive online social strategy game’ (MOSS), has just raised €2 million – approx. $2.8 million – in Series A funding from AGF Private Equity. The company had previously raised up to €750,000 in seed funding from the VC firm and a host of angel investors, bringing the total invested to… Read More

  • New Funding For A New World: eRepublik Raises €2 Million

    New Funding For A New World: eRepublik Raises €2 Million

    Madrid, Spain-based eRepublik, makers of what the startup refers to as a ‘massive online social strategy game’ (MOSS), has just raised €2 million – approx. $2.8 million – in Series A funding from AGF Private Equity. The company had previously raised up to €750,000 in seed funding from the VC firm and a host of angel investors, bringing the total invested to… Read More

  • Elevator Pitch Friday: eRepublik takes strategy games to the Web

    Elevator Pitch Friday: eRepublik takes strategy games to the Web

    It’s Elevator Pitch Friday, which means another startup has created a video that’s worth showing you. This week’s presentation comes from eRepublik, a Spanish startup that wants to take strategy games and make them more social, more interactive, and therefore, more fun. eRepublik wants to change the way that strategy games are played by taking out the hours of game play. … Read More

  • Erepublik Combines MMOG And Social Networking

    http://blip.tv/scripts/flash/showplayer.swf?enablejs=true&feedurl=http%3A%2F%2Ferepublik%2Eblip%2Etv%2Frss%2Fflash&file=http%3A%2F%2Ferepublik%2Eblip%2Etv%2Frss%2Fflash&brandlink=http%3A%2F%2Fblip%2Etv%2F%3Futm%5Fsource%3Dspbrandlink&brandname=blip%2Etv&showplayerpath=http%3A%2F%2Fblip%2Etv%2Fscripts%2Fflash%2Fshowplayer%2Eswf Madrid, Spain based startup Erepublik… Read More