Entries in 'funding' (23)
The global eSports betting site Unikrn, founded by ex-Microsoft Ventures GM Rahul Sood, has raised $7m in its Series A funding round.
Indie game investor group Indie Fund has announced the addition of a host of new partners, as well as its backing of Steam Early Access release Armello.
AlphaDraft, a fantasy eSports betting site, has become the latest such venture to secure capital investment to the tune of $5m.
Live-streaming platform DingIt.tv has secured $1.5m in seed funding.
The unstoppable crowdfunding force that is Star Citizen has surpassed $80m in funding.
Gamer-focused social network Raptr has launched a short form video sharing client called Plays.tv, securing a new round of funding to back the new service.
Epic Games has revealed the first three Unreal Dev Grant recipients, with each developer gaining at least $15,000 in funding.
Machinima has landed another round of funding led by Warner Bros, though it hasn't stopped the multi-channel network from cutting a chunk of its staff along with a few programs.
Epic Games has announced it has put together $5m for “no strings attached” funding of indie devs who create games using Unreal Engine 4.
Mobile studio Proletariat has raised $6m in a Series A funding round, led by Oculus investor Spark Capital.
Game analytics company DeltaDNA has secured $3m in series A funding, the Scotland-based outfit has announced.
The founder of GaymerX has apologised for what he says was a misunderstanding regarding NIS America's support of the event.
LGBT-focused video games convention GaymerX2 looks to have been saved by publisher Devolver Digital.
Journey developer Thatgamecompany has raised $7m in funding for its next game, the independent studio has announced.
Funcom has secured £960,000 in additional funds for the development and release of its upcoming MMO LEGO Minifigures Online.
Oculus Rift has secured an additional $75m from investors to help bring the VR headset to market.
Game developer, publisher and distributor Nazara Technologies has set up a seed-stage fund aimed at investing in start-ups in the games industry.
Digital content publisher Vox Media has raised another $40m in its second round of funding.
While the EB EXPO is kicking off at the Sydney Showgrounds, some big changes are afoot in the Australian industry.
Streaming games TV service Twitch has announced a further $20m worth of investment.
The five charities that will receive a share of the £260,000 raised by games industry charity GamesAid have been named.
Potential Ouya game Dungeons the Eye of Draconus has been unceremoniously booted from Ouya’s Free The Games Fund program following suspicious activity on Kickstarter.
Virtual reality startup Oculus has attracted Series A funding of $16m to back the headline-grabbing Oculus Rift.