This week in esports

This week in esports: Betting, Gen.G, Team Reciprocity, Tribe Gaming

As always, we’ve rounded up the biggest and best stories from the past week so you can stay abreast of the industry’s biggest happenings. This week in esports saw Nevada approve...
Rally Cry raises $1.2M, including from Blizzard, Riot founders

Rally Cry raises $1.2M, including from Blizzard, Riot Games founders

Gaming startup Rally Cry has raised $1.2 million (£979,002) in seed funding that includes investments from founders of Blizzard Entertainment, Twitch, and Riot Games. Rally Cry is an esports platform for a more casual...

Tribe Gaming raises over $1M, including from NBA, WWE stars

Mobile-centric esports organisation Tribe Gaming has closed its seed funding round, raising over $1 million (£831,680). Boston Celtics player Gordon Hayward was part of the round, alongside WWE pro wrestler Claudio “Cesaro”...
Amuka Esports acquires tournament organiser Incendium Gaming

Amuka Esports acquires tournament organiser Incendium Gaming

Amuka Esports has announced the full acquisition of Incendium Gaming, a tournament organiser in the fighting game community (FGC). Amuka Esports, which creates localised esports hubs for casual gamers across North America, has...
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This week in esports: COVID-19, TV 2 Norway, Unicorns of Love

As always, we’ve rounded up the biggest and best stories from the past week so you can stay abreast of the industry’s biggest happenings. This week in esports saw more changes...
Simplicity Esports receives $500,000 investment from Triton Funds

Simplicity Esports receives $500,000 investment from Triton Funds

Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company has secured a $500,000 (£425,000) investment from Triton Funds, a student-run fund manager in the USA. Simplicity Esports is a North American organisation which owns and manages several esports...
Unicorns of Love 2020

Unicorns of Love receives investment from Tomislav Karajica

Berlin-based organisation Unicorns of Love has cultivated investment from project developer and investor Tomislav Karajica, who will serve as a strategic partner for the team. The investment comes from Karajica’s project development...
VERITAS raises $10m, unveils LVL gaming center

VERITAS Entertainment raises $10M, unveils LVL gaming centre

Berlin-based VERITAS Entertainment is preparing to open a gaming centre, dubbed LVL, after raising $10 million (£7.72 million) in funding. The 2,500-square-metre establishment will be launched in partnership with G2 Esports, whose players will use...
This week in esports

This week in esports: DHL, Scuf Gaming, Team Envy, Team Reciprocity

As always, we’ve rounded up the biggest and best stories from the past week so you can stay abreast of the industry’s biggest happenings. This week in esports saw ESL and...
investments, mergers, and acquisitions February 2020

Esports investments, mergers, and acquisitions in February 2020

As the esports industry continues to grow, so does the interest in owning a piece of the pie. Celebrities and venture capitalists are investing millions of pounds, companies are merging together to...