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Portalarium raises $7million to bring Ultima RPG to Facebook

Portalarium, the social game startup headed by Richard Garriott (famous for designing the popular Ultima role-playing games in the ’80s and ’90s), has raised $7 million in funding to complete development of its first title, Ultimate Collector. Austin, Texas-based Portalarium

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Social Gaming Startup Portalarium gets $2.4 Million in 2nd investment round

Social gaming company Portalarium, which was founded by famed developer Richard Garriott and partners, has raised more than $2.4 million in a second round of financing. In all, the company has raised $3.6 million from a variety of investors including

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New Social Game Firm Portalarium wants to beat Zynga

Richard Garriott is known as a video-game pioneer, an undersea diver andan astronaut. Now he wants to outdo Zynga, the creator of FarmVille and CItyVille, in social games. His new game company, Portalarium, will debut its first major game in

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