Makkajai raised the fresh round of funding from Ananth Narayanan, chief executive of Myntra; Anand Chandrasekaran, former chief product officer of Snapdeal; Mekin Maheshwari, former chief people officer of Flipkart; Ravi Garikipati, head of engineering Flipkart; among others.

Makkajai was founded in July 2014 by Roopesh Shenoy, Vinayak Palankar, Deep Shah and Abhishek Awadhani. It has so far launched three games —Monster Math Classic, Monster Math and Monster Math Duels. The company claims that its Monster Math suite of games has achieved 1.5 million downloads with 100,000 monthly users.