Mech Mocha, a mobile gaming startup based in Bangalore has raised a fresh round of funding from Blume Ventures and Flipkart . The company aims at ‘Making India Play’ while stitching the gaming ecosystem (content, payments and distribution) for a complex market like India.
With this fund-raise, it plans to scale the team, work on multiple games for the Indian market and develop a backend platform that includes social and payment solutions for their games.
The company has identified top 3 problems of Indian gaming ecosystem as its core opportunity area.
- Lack of deeply culturalized content.
- Efficient 1-click 1-rupee payments and
- Weak alternatives to distribution.
It is working towards solving all three of them over the next few years.
Recently, the company acquired exclusive license of upcoming movie ‘Chhota Bheem – Himalayan Adventure’, based on one of the most popular cartoon characters in India for launching a mobile game for India market.
Both Blume and Flipkart are also an investor in MadRatGames.