• Venture Capitalists V. Founders: Battle At Mochi Media

    Mochi Media, the fast growing Flash game advertising network and payments platform that we covered last week, is in the midst of an internal battle over the fate of the company. The company is mulling over an acquisition offer that would give investors Accel Partners and Shasta Ventures their original investments of around $14 million back, but not much more. Founders and other employees… Read More

  • Mochi Media Launching Payments Platform For Flash Games. Early Results Are Stunning

    Mochi Media continues to quietly build out monetization and reporting tools for Flash game developers. In May we reported on the big growth in their ad network – over 100 million people a month now play games that include their ads. You can find their games on big sites like Hi5, RockYou and Meebo. We’ve heard that games that include Mochi Media stats or advertising products are… Read More

  • Mochi Media Raises $10 Million For Flash Game Tools

    Mochi Media, a company that helps developers monetize their Flash games, has closed a $10 million Series B funding round. The round was led by Shasta Ventures with additional funding from Accel Partners, a previous investor. Mochi Media’s flagship product is MochiAds, an advertising platform that allows Flash developers to embed ads into their games. Instead of placing ads on their… Read More

  • MochiMedia Introduces Ad Network for Flash Games

    MochiMedia, makers of a popular Flash stats tracking service called MochiBot, are now working on an ad network for Flash games. It’s hard work reviewing anything that has to do with Flash games, but after some time I have concluded that the new project looks like a very good idea. The ad network, called MochiAds, is currently in private Beta but you can go to the demo page to see how… Read More