Los Angeles-based writer and developer of fan-focused cell video games and social experiences GreenPark Sports activities introduced that it has raised a $14M USD Collection A financing spherical led by Galaxy Interactive. Additional members within the funding spherical embody ADvantage, John Burbank (Passport Capital), Steve Chen (co-founder of YouTube), Courtney Reum (M13), Sinclair Broadcasting, and present traders SignalFire and Sapphire Sport. The corporate plans to make use of the funding proceeds for improvement, growth throughout leagues, and international publishing.
Moreover, GreenPark Sports activities introduced that it has signed a multi-year partnership with the Nationwide Basketball Affiliation to have interaction sports activities followers in a free-to-play cell sport performed excessive of sporting occasions representing their favourite crew. The corporate beforehand signed an identical settlement with the North American League of Legends Championship Collection (LCS). The sport is about to launch for each the NBA and LCS in early 2021.