Indian esports and mobile gaming platform Mobile Premier League raised $90M USD in Series C funding, led by SIG and early-stage tech investor RTP Global, along with MDI Ventures and Pegasus Tech Ventures. Existing investors Sequoia India, Go-Ventures, and Base Partners also participated in this round. The investment brings MPL’s total funding to $130.5M […]

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Indian esports content platform AFK Gaming announced that it has raised a $200K USD Pre-Series A financing round from investment firm Inflection Point Ventures. AFK Gaming revealed that it will use the investment proceeds to “link reach to revenue through programmatic and direct advertising while also expanding the scope of coverage to additional esport titles […]

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With the world of collegiate esports growing larger every day, ESTNN speak with some of the bright young minds working to shape the next generation of professional players. Despite the industry growing so rapidly over the last decade, the concept of esports is still a bit of a mystery to the mainstream. But that is […]

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The U.S. Treasury’s Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. reportedly sent letters to Riot and Epic for information on their security protocols. The post Trump takes aim at Epic, Riot Games over ties to Tencent: report appeared first on TalkEsport. Read More

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The U.S. Treasury’s Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. has asked gaming companies including Riot Games and Epic Games to provide information on security protocols, according to a Bloomberg report. The CFIUS sent letters to Epic, Riot, “and other game companies” asking them to provide data to the government because of their deep […]

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Gary Vaynerchuk isn’t just a jack-of-all-trades, he’s the king. The serial entrepreneur and five-time New York Times best-selling author with companies spanning the globe has seen his uncanny intuition, guile, and wit lead him to business success in places others feared to go. And now, he has his sights set on esports. This week on […]

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Minneapolis-based esports content and experience company Wisdom Gaming Group announced that it has secured a $3M USD Series A financing round led by the local venture capital fund Excelsior Ventures Fund. The company plans to use the investment proceeds to accelerate the growth of its esports marketing platform, digital content, and gaming media network portfolio. […]

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Berlin-based gaming and esports data provider Bayes Holding secured a $6M USD financing round to further expand the data and content offering on its platform and develop new platform features that benefit both data suppliers and consumers. Participants in the investment included the Pohlad Family investment group, Fertitta Capital, Sony Innovation Fund, […]

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The 2020 Global Coronavirus pandemic brought most of the world to a halt, including professional sports. For the majority of the year, many professional sports leagues have been suspended to mitigate the spread of the virus, but one sport, in particular, has benefited greatly from the situation…. esports. While most of the world’s sports leagues […]

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Egyptian esports organization Anubis Gaming announced that it has closed a $300K USD seed financing round, bringing the company’s total funds raised to $450K. The investment was made in two tranches by the same investor, an undisclosed e-commerce group. The first tranche of $200K was added to financially support the expansion of the organization’s international […]

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