The company has a pipeline of games in development internally, and is working with some of the most talented mobile game developers from around the world to bring their games to mobile gamers. Flaregames publishes and builds games across a number of top genres including Tower Defense (and Offense), Real-Time Strategy, RPG, and world building games. The company has also recently signed publishing partnerships with Subatomic Studios, Superweapon, and FuzzyCube Software as part of its portfolio publishing initiative to bring AAA titles from world-class studios to market. Based in sunny Karlsruhe, Germany, flaregames is located just an hour from Frankfurt, and two hours from Paris by train. The company was founded in 2011 by a group of industry veterans, including Klaas Kersting, the former CEO and founder of online games leader Gameforge. Flaregames is committed to an environment free of office politics under the belief that in the games industry, it should be fun to come to work and rewarding to be a part of a great team. The company is venture-backed, having raised $23 Million to employ the best people in mobile games and ensure the company fulfills its destiny of becoming a major publisher reaching and entertaining the massive global audience of mobile gamers.
Company Growth (employees)
Karlsruhe, DE
Size (employees)
102 (est)+5%
flaregames was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Karlsruhe, DE

flaregames Office Locations

flaregames has an office in Karlsruhe
Karlsruhe, DE (HQ)
27 Erbprinzenstraße

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$29.3 m

Latest funding size

$12.2 m

Time since last funding

about 3 years


flaregames's latest funding round in June 2014 was reported to be $12.2 m. In total, flaregames has raised $29.3 m

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Germany’s Flaregames to invest $21 million in game incubator

Flaregames said today it will invest €20 million ($21 million) over next 18 months in a new game incubator. Titled the Flare Accelerator, the Karlsruhe, Germany-based company will devote its full range of publishing expertise to emerging free-to-play mobile game developers with a new engagement mode…

Flaregames finds publishing mobile games is a better fit than making them

Klaas Kersting created Flaregames in Germany to make mobile games. But the company was late to the party, and it found it was lost among a sea of rivals. So the company tried its hand a publishing games developed by other studios, and it found success with Royal Revolt II. And now the company is […]…

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