Social gaming firm SGN has taken a $2 million investment from Google CEO Eric Schmidt's Tomorrow Ventures and Xing founder Lars Henrichs, according to TechCrunch. This is a first tranche in what is meant as a broader Series B round of financing for SGN.
The funding may be very significant for SGN's future direction as a company. Previously, it has focused on developing games for Apple's iOSdevices including the iPhone and iPad. SGN CEO Shervin Pishevar says that his company will now begin releasing games for Google's Android mobile OS.