Amazing Messenger Games and Technology from the Creators of EverWing

Game Closure creates technology to author and distribute HTML5 apps and bring them to large audiences, including our own hit messenger game EverWing, an enthralling fantasy shooter to play with friends.


Game Closure Leadership Team

Since its foundation in 2011, Game Closure is led by co-founder and CEO Michael Carter, joined by a stellar management team.

  • Michael Carter
    CEO & Co-founder

    An early contributor to Node.js, Michael developed the Websockets protocol, used by billions of devices worldwide.

  • Tom Fairfield
    Chief Scientist

    Developed xc.js, one of the first HTML5 Canvas game engines for the browser and mobile

  • Deyan Vitanov

    Programmer turned entrepreneur and a determined optimist, brought his esports startup to the Game Closure family.

  • Steve Pellizzer

    Formerly CFO of WePay (acquired by Chase), eWise, and CyberSource (acquired by Visa).

  • Linda Eltherington

    Finding and recruiting great people who fit the company culture, a role she played previously at Cisco and several Valley startups.

  • Jeff Himmelman

    Previously at Wizards of the Coast and Warner Bros' Turbine, Jeff oversees art and creative.

Board of Directors

Michael Carter
Tom Fairfield
Matt Ocko
Jay Chi

Brilliant investors back Game Closure

Global Partnerships

In 2015, Game Closure partnered with Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten to form a strategic joint venture, Rakuten Games.