Anthem Ventures Backs Madefire For Comic Publishing Apps

Santa Monica-based Anthem Ventures is one of the investors in MadeFire, a developer of storytelling applications, MadeFire announced Wendesday. MadeFire said it raised a $5.2M, Series A funding round for its apps, which are being used to publish comic books to tablets and smartphones. The funding round was led by True Ventures, and also included Anthem Venture Partners, Crosslink Ventures, and Correlation Ventures. Anthem's Bill Woodward, Sina Tammadon (Apple), Richard Seet, and Gary Stiffelman also participated as individual angels. More information »