$33M More for Playdom

VentureWire reports today that Mountain View, CA-based Playdom, maker of popular social games on MySpace and Facebook such as Mobsters and Treetopia, has added $33 million to its original $43 million Series A round, which closed in November 2009. The new funding comes from Bessemer Ventures Partners, New World Ventures, and Steamboat Ventures, according to the VentureWire report. They join existing investors Lightspeed Venture Partners, New Enterprise Associates, and Norwest Venture Partners. Playdom has been active on the acquisition trail this year, buying up Bellevue, WA-based Offbeat Creations as well as a string of other companies.

Wade Roush is a freelance science and technology journalist and the producer and host of the podcast Soonish. Follow @soonishpodcast

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