Cool Japan Fund invested $9.2m in the Line-backed mobile game developer, increasing its funding to more than $27m to date.

WonderPlanet, a Japan-based smartphone game developer backed by messaging platform Line and advertising agency United, has raised ¥1bn ($9.2m) of funding from public-private partnership Cool Japan Fund. Founded in 2012, WonderPlanet makes and markets apps and mobile games for smart devices. Its titles include a role-playing puzzle game dubbed Crash Fever which has been downloaded…

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