GameSalad Releases Updated Software

Austin-based and Los Angeles-based iPhone game creation firm GameSalad said today that it has released a new version of the firm's flagship software, GameSalad Creator. The firm said the 0.9.3 Beta version of the software includes such features as better performance and reliability, support for leaderboards in games, along with new game templates. GameSalad, which was founded by Michael Agustin, Dan Treiman, Tan Tran, and Joshua Seaver, allows anyone to create an iPhone game without having to be a software developer. The firm is backed by venture firms DFJ Frontier, DFJ Mercury Venture Partners, ff Asset Management, and Steamboat Ventures.