Manticore Games, a San Mateo, Calif.-based gaming developer, closed a $15m funding round.
The round was led by Epic Games.
Manticore Games is the developer and operator of Core, an endless universe of games to play and worlds to explore designed by a global community of creators.
Led by Frederic Descamps, co-founder and CEO, Manticore has received backing from Benchmark Capital, Epic Games, Correlation Ventures, BITKRAFT Ventures, MaC Venture Capital, Tuesday Capital, SV Angel, Sapphire Sport, Arrive (a Roc Nation company).
Last March, the company opened the platform to Creators, in its Alpha phase, and today there is already a myriad of game genres, styles and aesthetics ranging from RPGs, adventure, MMOs, survival, shooters, merge three, puzzle, music games, and more.
Manticore also announced an early $1 Million Creator Payouts Pilot Program, showing its commitment to building a new creative economy for creators.