Rally Cry, an Irvine, Calif.-based company that will bring organized gaming programs to esports players of all ages and skill levels, raised $1.2M in seed funding.
The round was led by Mike and Amy Morhaime (Blizzard Entertainment co-founder and former VP of global esports for Blizzard, respectively), Kevin Lin (cofounder and former COO of Twitch), Marc Merrill (cofounder and former co-CEO of Riot Games), and a host of others including
– Andy Hyltin – Vice Chairman of CNL Holdings
– Rich Newsome – Partner, Newsome Law
– Paul Mears – President, Hello! Destination Management
– Vincent Francouer – former Head of Web & Mobile, Blizzard Entertainment
Led by Tyler Rosen, and Adam Rosen, Rally Cry is an early-stage gaming technology startup creating an organized way for people of all ages and skill levels to connect, play, and compete with each other.