Colopl was founded in October, 2008 to provide Colony na Seikatsu, a game application using location information, which the founder, Mr. Baba was operating for his private business. It operates location-based gaming open platform, Colopl. ...
Cnet Japan 11/9/2012 [jp]
- KDDI invested 500 million yen in the company in June, 2011 to take 5% of shares. Colopl provides O2O service collaborating with offline businesses such as shops, railways, hotels, travel companies and baseball teams. The company also runs many other types of mobile games including card games or action games.
- Exit of mobile social game developers continues following acquisitions of gloops and Pokelabo, and IPO of enish. The competition in mobile social games are getting more capital intensive than ever.