Graphicly, a Boulder, CO-based operator of a digital entertainment platform providing a social experience and marketplace around digital comics and associated entertainment, has raised $3m in a Series A financing.
The round was led by DFJ Mercury, with participation from 500 Startups, Dundee VC, Ludlow Ventures and angel investors.
Graphicly intends to use the funds to improve the social experience for users by providing audio commentaries, video, music and interactive panels.
Led by CEO Micah Baldwin, the company has over 150 publisher and creator relationships, including industry leader Marvel Comics, Archie Comics, Archaia Entertainment, IDW Publishing, Top Cow and BOOM! Studios, It has released the following applications:
– desktop with Windows 7 and Adobe Air;
– mobile with iPhone, iPad, Windows 7 Phone and Android;
– web as a featured partner with the Google Chrome Web Store.