Scopely Signs Five Independent Mobile Game Studios

Los Angeles-based Scopely, the mobile monetization service headed by Walter Driver, has signed on five mobile games developers today, saying it has added Double Fine Productions, Big Cave Games, High Line Games, Rocket Jump Games, and Zupcat Games to its new Developer Network. Scopely's Developer Network was announced in December, and helps independent game developers leverage Scopely's infrastructure to gain distribution and monetization for their games. Scopely is venture backed by Anthem Venture Partners, The Chernin Group, Greycroft Venture Partners and New Enterprise Associates (NEA), as well as angels.