Announcing that it has released its first game, Fruit Match, in the past months, the local gaming startup Gleam Games has completed a $1 million bridge investment tour led by Ludus Ventures, including Fatih and Fırat İşbecer.
Gleam Games was founded in 2020 by Eser Yoğurtçu, one of Peak’s first employees, and its founding partners Berkay Bekil and Furkan Bekil. Aiming to support the global marketing strategy of its games with this investment round, Gleam Games has completed the global marketing efforts of Fruit Match – Sweet Journey since December and increased its game content 4 times. In addition, Gleam Games plans to increase its team from 23 to 35 by the end of the year.
Gleam Games aims to make a difference in the mobile game industry not only with its games, but also in the game development process with the cloud-based LiveOps software technology they developed called Marcus.
Eser Yoğurtçu, CEO of Gleam Games, said the following about their newly completed tour;
“We are very excited to move forward with Ludus, a successful VC who stands out with his global gaming industry focus and experience. We believe that we will have a significant advantage in our game’s growth strategy, with our experience combined with funding.”
Stating that he is very happy to be a part of Gleam Games, Ludus Ventures Managing Partner İsmet Gökşen made the following comments;
“A team that we have followed for a long time and whose products we believe in. We hope that they will reach their goals in a shorter time with the investment they have received from us. We are confident that it will be one of the most successful investments of this year for us.”