Helsinki’s Armada Interactive secures $3m seed funding”“This initial investment allows us to produce and launch a truly astonishing first title”Rachel WeberSenior EditorThursday 21st April 2016Share this article Recommend Tweet ShareHelsinki-based Armada Interactive, founded by former Crytek, Seriously and BioWare employees, has just secured $3 million in a seed financing round led by Initial Capital.”Our founding team and investor group are comprised of the industry’s leading professionals, who we are fortunate to have as part of the Armada family,” said Samuli Syvähuoko, co-founder and CEO of Armada Interactive.Related JobsSenior Game Designer – UE4 – AAA United Kingdom Amiqus GamesProgrammer – REMOTE – work with industry veterans! North West Amiqus GamesJunior Video Editor – GLOBAL publisher United Kingdom Amiqus GamesDiscover more jobs in games “This initial investment allows us to produce and launch a truly astonishing first title. Armada’s first game will be built around AAA visual fidelity, deep gameplay and competitive features. We are creating a game that will appeal to both core and mid-core players.”Investors in the new mobile studio included Index Ventures, PROfounders Capital, Backed, Reaktor Ventures, Sisu Game Ventures, Chris Lee, Reynir Hardarson and Ben Feder.”The games being developed by Armada incorporate innovative and revolutionary UX and gameplay that bring the player experience to dimensions not previously seen in mobile gaming,” added Ken Lamb, co-founder and partner at Initial Capital. Celebrating employer excellence in the video games industry8th July 2021Submit your company Sign up for The Mobile newsletter and get the best of GamesIndustry.biz in your inbox. Enter your email addressMore storiesEpic vs Apple – Week One Review: Epic still faces an “uphill battle”Legal experts share their thoughts on the proceedings so far, and what to expect from the coming weekBy James Batchelor 15 hours agoEpic Games claims Fortnite is at “full penetration” on consoleAsserts that mobile with the biggest growth potential as it fights for restoration to iOS App StoreBy James Batchelor 18 hours agoLatest comments Sign in to contributeEmail addressPasswordSign in Need an account? Register now.