Gamer Sensei, a Boston, MA-based premier professional esports coaching service, raised an additional $4m in venture capital funding.
The round was led by Accomplice and Advancit Capital, joined by Origin Ventures, CRCM Ventures and Kiwi Ventures, with additional participation from other new and existing investors including aXiomatic, Abstract Ventures and Subversive Capital, Boston Seed Capital, Sigma Prime, Corigin Ventures, GC Tracker and Tim & Todd McSweeney.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate the continued growth at its headquarters in downtown Boston.
Co-founded by Rohan Gopaldas, William Collis, and Jiapeng Ji, Gamer Sensei provides one-on-one personalized online lessons for players looking to improve at their favorite competitive esports games like League of Legends, DOTA 2, Hearthstone, Heroes of the Storm, Overwatch and more.
Users pick their game of choice and get matched with a coach from a curated collection of experts via a patent-pending system. Players get personalized advice and strategic education in their favorite game as they complete lessons with their sensei.