Pocket Gems is a mobile entertainment company. Founded in 2009, the company has grown to over 250 people in San Francisco. Pocket Gems has received backing from Sequoia Capital and Tencent. Initially known for its casual games, the company shifted their offerings from the casual simulation category to mobile storytelling and synchronous games in 3D worlds. CEO Ben Liu explains the reasoning behind this transition here.
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Gamasutra - Apr 11, 2018
Pocket Gems launches Pitch Perfect interactive mobile story
VentureBeat - Dec 1, 2017
Pocket Gems launches Atlas expansion for War Dragons
VentureBeat - Oct 16, 2017
Pocket Gems' Episode brings back Clueless as an interactive mobile game
VentureBeat - Aug 16, 2017
Pocket Gems partners with Universal Studios for new Episode story based on Pitch Perfect
Pocket Gamer.Biz - Jul 21, 2017
Pocket Gems' Episode app will get Pitch Perfect interactive story
VentureBeat - Jul 20, 2017
Two years on: Pocket Gems on the evolution of War Dragons
Pocket Gamer.Biz - Jun 23, 2017
Why did Tencent invest a further $90 million into Pocket Gems?
Pocket Gamer.Biz - May 24, 2017
*Based on Preferred Stock Price, Pocket Gems does not have a stock symbol since it is currently private and is yet to have an IPO.
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- Ben Liu, Chief Executive Officer
- Harlan Crystal, Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
- Daniel Terry, Co-Founder, Chief Creative Officer & Executive Chairman
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