VersusGame, which allows users to compete by making predictions, announced that it had collected 25 million dollars of investment. The company, which attracted attention with its partnership with BuzzFeed last month, will use the financing to develop the platform and incorporate new experiences.
Participants in the company’s investment round include companies such as Apex Capital, Brightstone Capital Partners, Feld Ventures, Gaingles, Kombo Ventures, Lifeline Ventures, Moonshots Capital, NewView Capital, Plus Eight Equity Partners, Republic Capital, TribeJoint Amenti, David Dobrik, and Revolve.
Ankit Sud, Principal at NewView Capital, describes the platform in these words:
“The VersusGame platform built around people’s habits and knowledge is engineered for growth. Coupled with a passionate founding team and the rise of social gaming, we believe VersusGame is positioned for success in today’s connected world.”
VersusGame is a next-generation gaming platform with millions of monthly players who reconciles interactions with culture. The platform also allows businesses and creators to engage and generate revenue by asking simple, engaging questions. Users of the platform include big companies such as BuzzFeed, Billboard, ESPN, and UFC.