Edtech gaming company Kahoot! adds $10 million to its Series A round

Norwegian edtech gaming company Kahoot! has raised $10 million in an extension of its Series A round. This follows an initial tranche of funding last September of $10 million, bringing the total round to $20 million. The round was led by a number of Norwegian private investors alongside existing investors Microsoft Ventures, Creandum, and Northzone. […]

Danish e-sports startup RFRSH raises €7.2 million in new funding round

RFRSH, an e-sports entertainment startup based in Copenhagen, has raised €7.2 million from Creandum, the founders of Supercell, and investors Tommy Ahlers and David Helgason RFRSH, which launched last December, describes itself as an e-sports media house and live entertainment producer. The new funds will be invested in original content and live entertainment products. The […]

French Shadow raises €51 million Series A for its cloud-based computers

French startup Shadow, has raised a €51 million Series A round. Shadow is developing super-sleek computers based in the cloud, directed at primarily at gamers. The user’s phones, laptops, and Shadow’s device are all connected in the cloud to hundreds of servers that provide hyper-fast service and perfect HD images.

Berlin gaming company TreasureHunt raises $6 million Series A

TreasureHunt, a Berlin-based mobile gaming company, has raised $6 million in a Series A round led by The Gauelmann Group and angel investors. The company, cofounded by ex EA, Zynag, Rovio, and King staffers, is prepping the launch of its next game Pet Paradise, a “bubble shooter” game, which is being released tomorrow. The company […]