Axa Private Equity has bought a stake in BulkyPix, a digital entertainment company.
Based in San Francisco and Paris, BulkyPix publishes games for smartphones and tablet devices.
The company has 100 games in its portfolio and acts as developer, co-producer and publisher, working with some 50 independent studios.
It also has a division, BulkyApps, which develops applications and games for large groups such as Siemens, Orange, Samsung and France Television.
The investment will enable the company to boost R&D across different platforms – smartphones, Facebook and connected TV – and bolster its international growth.