Turkish Game Studio Mafia Games Received 3 Million TL Fund!

Istanbul-based Bogazici Ventures (BV) Growth fund, 3 million TL to Mafia Games, which focuses on mixed casual games based on luck and skill. ($400,000) announced its investment. The Turkish game studio now aims to accelerate its global trajectory with this fund. Successful breakthroughs in the Turkish game industry in recent years have made it one …

Titan Quest creators look to Kickstarter to help fund ‘spiritual successor’

The Double Fine adventure project has helped spur a Kickstarter craze throughout the videogame industry, and now key members of the team behind 2007’s Titan Quest are joining in on the fun. Crate Entertainment is seeking $280,000 to help create Grim Dawn, a “spiritual successor” to Titan Quest. According to the game’s Kickstarter page, Grim …

Why a wallet full of credit cards is so not an emergency fund

It may seem like a quick fix, but relying on your credit card to cover a large unexpected expense can have long-lasting effects. A recent Bankrate survey found that 15 percent of Americans would finance an unexpected expense of $1,000 or more with their credit card, the second-most commonly cited payment method after using savings. …