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  • Amuka Esports acquires Basement Gaming, a grassroots esports event and entertainment company

    Amuka Esports acquires Basement Gaming, a grassroots esports event and entertainment company

    TORONTO, November 8th, 2019 – Amuka Esports, announces it has acquired Basement Gaming. Founded by CEO Nick Victoria, Basement Gaming brings unique gaming experiences to entertainment venues across the GTA.  Originally focused on youth gaming, they have expanded their presence into traditional tournaments and leagues hosted in non-traditional venues.  By joining the Amuka Esports family, Basement Gaming will be able to expand it’s footprint in new geographic markets and broaden the types of events and tournaments they can offer.  “What’s unique about Basement Gaming is that we can host a gaming event or tournament literally anywhere.  It can be in …more info »
  • Amuka Esports makes new investment in AXL Gaming, a top team in the fighting game community

    Amuka Esports makes new investment in AXL Gaming, a top team in the fighting game community

    TORONTO, November 1st, 2019 – Amuka Esports, announces it has closed its first investment with AXL Gaming Inc. Led by esports pioneer Alicia Junus, AXL Gaming has built a world-class roster of competitors across popular fighting game titles such as Tekken, Soul Calibur and Dead or Alive.  AXL Gaming has gone beyond the traditional team model and built a strong brand that represents diversity, inclusion and community. The seed round of up to $200,000 led by Amuka Esports will give AXL the ability to build out their global roster, scale their content and media and launch AXL Summit, a first-of …more info »
  • Amuka Esports announces closing of their first Esports LP

    Amuka Esports announces closing of their first Esports LP

    Amuka Ventures announces closing of their first esports limited partnership, pioneering a new 0% management fee model. TORONTO, March 22nd, 2019 – Amuka Ventures, announces the closing of its first Limited Partnership, Amuka Tiidal Gaming LP.  Through this offering, investors were able to participate in Tiidal Gaming Group Inc., one of Canada’s premier esports and entertainment companies and operator and owner of Lazarus Esports, which was Canada’s first esports brand and team founded in 2010. “We felt that Tiidal Gaming had the strongest management team and the ability to execute on their plan.  They have a clear and defined vision to …more info »
  • Amuka Esport acquires a minority interest in Dragonborn

    Amuka Esport acquires a minority interest in Dragonborn

    TORONTO / STOCKHOLM May 27th, 2019 – Amuka Ventures announced that it has acquired a 20% stake in Dragonborn Esport, one of Sweden’s top teams in Counterstrike (CS:GO).  Dragonborn is also in the final stages of signing their first League of Legends team, which will begin competition this summer. According to team manager Cecilia Bjorck, “Having an investor and partner like Amuka Ventures will help us execute on our strategy to grow the team domestically here in Sweden and look to expand into new titles and new markets.” With a population of just over 10 million, Sweden has become a global esports leader.  …more info »

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  • Amuka Esports acquires Basement Gaming, a grassroots esports event and entertainment company

    Amuka Esports acquires Basement Gaming, a grassroots esports event and entertainment company

    TORONTO, November 8th, 2019 – Amuka Esports, announces it has acquired Basement Gaming. Founded by CEO Nick Victoria, Basement Gaming brings unique gaming experiences to entertainment venues across the GTA.  Originally focused on youth gaming, they have expanded their presence into traditional tournaments and leagues hosted in non-traditional venues.  By joining the Amuka Esports family, Basement Gaming will be able to expand it’s footprint in new geographic markets and broaden the types of events and tournaments they can offer.  “What’s unique about Basement Gaming is that we can host a gaming event or tournament literally anywhere.  It can be in …more info »
  • Amuka Esports makes new investment in AXL Gaming, a top team in the fighting game community

    Amuka Esports makes new investment in AXL Gaming, a top team in the fighting game community

    TORONTO, November 1st, 2019 – Amuka Esports, announces it has closed its first investment with AXL Gaming Inc. Led by esports pioneer Alicia Junus, AXL Gaming has built a world-class roster of competitors across popular fighting game titles such as Tekken, Soul Calibur and Dead or Alive.  AXL Gaming has gone beyond the traditional team model and built a strong brand that represents diversity, inclusion and community. The seed round of up to $200,000 led by Amuka Esports will give AXL the ability to build out their global roster, scale their content and media and launch AXL Summit, a first-of …more info »
  • Amuka Esports announces closing of their first Esports LP

    Amuka Esports announces closing of their first Esports LP

    Amuka Ventures announces closing of their first esports limited partnership, pioneering a new 0% management fee model. TORONTO, March 22nd, 2019 – Amuka Ventures, announces the closing of its first Limited Partnership, Amuka Tiidal Gaming LP.  Through this offering, investors were able to participate in Tiidal Gaming Group Inc., one of Canada’s premier esports and entertainment companies and operator and owner of Lazarus Esports, which was Canada’s first esports brand and team founded in 2010. “We felt that Tiidal Gaming had the strongest management team and the ability to execute on their plan.  They have a clear and defined vision to …more info »
  • Amuka Esport acquires a minority interest in Dragonborn

    Amuka Esport acquires a minority interest in Dragonborn

    TORONTO / STOCKHOLM May 27th, 2019 – Amuka Ventures announced that it has acquired a 20% stake in Dragonborn Esport, one of Sweden’s top teams in Counterstrike (CS:GO).  Dragonborn is also in the final stages of signing their first League of Legends team, which will begin competition this summer. According to team manager Cecilia Bjorck, “Having an investor and partner like Amuka Ventures will help us execute on our strategy to grow the team domestically here in Sweden and look to expand into new titles and new markets.” With a population of just over 10 million, Sweden has become a global esports leader.  …more info »

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