Blume Ventures, First Light And Unitus Seed Fund Invest In MadRat Games
by Charmi Gutka
Blume Ventures, Unitus Seed Fund and First Light Ventures has invested an undisclosed amount in MadRat Games Private Limited, that offers online and mobile Indian language learning game called – Aksharit, As stated by Medianama.
However, according to nextbigwhat.com, the startup has raised more than $500,000 from the three investors.
Founded in 2008 by three IIT graduates - Rajat Dhariwal, Madhumita Haldar and Manujh Dhariwal, MadRat Games has developed Aksharit, the game in an Indian language version of Scrabble.
The rules of the game are similar to the English version, yet the peculiarities of the Indian languages forced them to innovate and create an entirely unique set of gameplay mechanisms.