Hidden Leaf Video games raises $3.2m to gas debut MOBA
A brand new growth studio based by two trade veterans – David Li and Bao Lam – has raised $3.2 million in a spherical of seed funding.
The spherical was led by Amy Wu, associate at Lightspeed Ventures, with extra funding from Vermillion Ventures, Riot Video games head of stay help Logan Margulies, Pragma CEO Eden Chen, and Scopely VP of product Alex Paley.
Hidden Leaf was based in late 2019 by Li and Lam – who beforehand held product administration roles at Zynga and Tremendous Evil Megacorp, and PUBG Corp, respectively.
The pair additionally held product administration roles at Riot Video games.
Hidden Leaf has additionally recruited World of Warcraft mod creator Steve “Guinsoo” Feak as head of design, whose work impressed the core gameplay of Dota 2 and League of Legends.
The studio is presently engaged on its debut title, Fangs, a 3v3 motion MOBA. The sport is about to launch in closed alpha later this month.