Gamurs, a Sydney, Australia-based esports media network, raised $2.2MUSD ($3MAUD) in funding.
Backers included angel investors and Alium Capital, a Sydney-based cross-over investment fund focused on technology investments.
Led by Riad Chikhani, CEO and founder, Gamurs is a media network allowing gamers to share their achievements, keep up to date with esports news, and improve their skills. Dot Esports is an online publication and community page covering esports and competitive gaming. The platform offers members breaking news, in-depth coverage of esports personalities and events, and includes an esports database – covering the rankings and stats for all major esports games.
The company, which has raised $5.7MUSD ($7.5AUD) in total funding, intends to use the capital for the further development of Dot Esports, a global destination for coverage of competitive gaming, for new strategic acquisitions, advanced AI development for players’ skill improvement, and player improvement video guides on its newest platform, DoubleXP.