Gamerji, an eSports tournament platform raised undisclosed seed funding from Unicorn India Ventures and others. This investment will be used to innovate new tech and expansion in the platform. For Mumbai-based early-stage VC fund Unicorn India, its main aim is to invest exclusively in B2B technology startups, including SaaS, AI, machine learning, and IoT.
Unicorn India Ventures on this funding,” We are excited to share that Gamerji, an Indian gaming platform has raised a seed round of funding lead by us with the participation of multiple angel investors. GamerJi is a gaming platform where real money matches are conducted for competitive games including ClashRoyale, CallofDuty, FreeFire, and Pubg. Gamerji provides gaming enthusiasts with a single platform to compete, share content, test their skills, and win prizes.”
Gamerji is an Ahmedabad based esports platform who conduct tournaments for players featuring various titles. Last year, Gamerji introduced their platform for the competitive players who want to earn money by playing games. Gamerji launched their platform with one of the biggest PUBG Mobile tournament of that time where we have seen a massive prize pool of ₹1,00,000. They are currently hosting the tournaments for the PUBG Mobile, Free Fire, Call of Duty Mobile, Asphalt 9, and WCC Rivals. They also provide management support to other Esports organisations who want to host esports tournaments. Gamerji also in the talks with some Global games publishers who want to promote the game and it’s esports ecosystem, Gamerji provides them with the largest number of gamers who are playing on their platform.
Esports in India growing but currently, it’s only 4% of the overall gaming industry, we are expecting to see the bigger number in the next few years. India has 190 million gamers playing the games with a large number of gaming audience. Gamerji have the plan to serve more than 5 million gamers by next year by using this funding.