Stealthy Live Gamer Seals Series B

Live Gamer Inc. emerged from stealth mode with $20 million in Series B funding as it prepares to launch a platform that will allow online gamers to buy and sell virtual property with real money. TheDeal.com reported that the New York startup received the capital from new investor Charles River Ventures of Waltham, Mass., and the returning Kodiak Venture Partners of Waltham and Pequot Ventures of Menlo Park, Calif.  www.livegamer.com