Q+A: How a McKinney Gaming Studio Takes a ‘Playful’ Approach to Funding

by | Sep 4, 2019
The team at Playful Studios has a close relationship with its investors, who all share the same mission, vision, and overall passion for family-friendly entertainment. With a new $23M raise, Playful is ready to move into the new spectator era of gaming.
Follow the Money: $1M Grant for Luminant Battery Project, Playful Nets $5M, NTT Data Makes Acquisition
by | Nov 1, 2018
From BoodsKapper to Ulterra Drilling and CyrusOne to Thursby Software Systems, here are some of the deals made by investors and companies with ties to North Texas.
McKinney Game Developer Playful Corp. Raises $5M in Venture Round
by | Oct 30, 2018
The most recent funding round brings Playful’s total capital raised to $30 million for the 6-year-old company.
Mark Stanley
Former GameStop Exec Joins McKinney-based Playful
by | Dec 18, 2017
Playful Corp. created the new position after working with Mark Stanley on a collaboration for "Star Child" during his time at GameStop.