VentureBeat— Tribe Gaming has raised $1.04 million from celebrity athletes to expand its mobile esports teams and expand its esports media business.
VentureBeat—Big Run Studios raises $1.4 million for casual mobile games. Big Run Studios has raised $1.4 million in seed round funding, led by leading game and tech investor Galaxy Interactive via its Galaxy EOS VC Fund.
VentureBeat—Rally Cry raises $1.2 million to bring competitive multiplayer games to everyone. Rally Cry has raised $1.2 million to bring organized competitive multiplayer gaming programs to players of all ages and skill levels across the nation.
VentureBeat—Star Trek: Fleet Command mobile game maker Scopely raises $200 million. Scopely, the maker of the popular mobile game Star Trek: Fleet Command and the acquirer of FoxNext Games, has raised $200 million in additional funding. The new funding the company’s Series D (fourth round) brings the total raised to $400 million. That amount speaks to the opportunities in the $100 billion mobile game business. The