Next Games Raises $10 Million From Existing Investors

Finland’s Next Games, the independent developer of Compass Point: West and The Walking Dead: No Man’s Land announced on Thursday an additional $10 million financing round from its existing investors to fuel the growth of its existing titles and yet to be unveiled third title.

The investment round was led by IDG Ventures and Jari Ovaskainen, and backed by AMC Networks, Lionsgate, Lowercase and IDG Capital. Next Games has raised now a total of $18 million. The new funding will be used to fuel the growth of the company’s existing mobile titles, as well as an unannounced third project currently in development.

The Walking Dead: No Man’s Land has nearly 10 million downloads to date, having placed within the top 100 grossing games in over 80 countries on the App Store and 70 countries on Google Play.