Tamatem is a mobile game developer and publisher, which localizes globally published mobile games and develops their own games for Arabic speakers.
Tamatem works hand-in-hand with international studios and developers, to localize and make their games culturally relevant for the Arab gamer.
Tamatem was founded in 2013 by Hussam Hammo. The company is headquartered in Amman, Amman, Jordan.
Tamatem was part of batch 6 accelerator program in Mountain View, California between April 2013 and July 2013. It launched its first product Arabic Stars Quiz in July 2013 and saw 650,000 downloads in one month. During its three-month growth hacking scheme at WeWork, Tamatem signed a publishing deal with mobile games Tapinator to localize their games for the MENA market.
Tamatem is backed by MENA Venture Investments, 500 Startups, Wamda Capital, Modern Electronics Company and others. The company raised an additional $3.5M to it's Series A on Feb 14, 2020, brining the total funding raised to $6M in Series A. Tamatem has now raised a total of $6.45M to date.