Hong Kong-based esports group Talon Esports introduced that it has accomplished a $2M USD seed financing spherical led by the Korean Hana Digital Transformation Fund. Different buyers that participated within the funding embody Widus Strategic Investments, New Wave Esports Company, Sprout Investments, EMC Capital, Animoca Manufacturers, the Gavekal household, Sean Hung, United Esports founder Felix LaHaye, and varied household places of work and people.
The group, which was based in 2017 by Sean Zhang and Jarrold Tham, revealed that it’ll use funding proceeds to fund its enlargement into new nations and sport titles in addition to discover life-style and style alternatives.
The group’s League of Legends crew signed a partnership with French soccer crew Paris Saint-Germain Soccer Membership previous to the Pacific Championship Collection (PCS) Summer time Cut up 2020 and rebranded to PSG Talon.
Following Rogue father or mother ReKTGlobal’s announcement of its $35M funding, Talon Esports is the second esports group at the moment competing in Riot Video games’ League of Legends World Championship to announce a financing spherical.