Esports investment in May was led by Fnatic raising $17m. There were various mergers and acquisitions, including Enthusiast Gaming’s acquisition of both Icy Veins and Tabwire, as well as two Letters of Intent (LOI) signed by other companies set to make acquisitions of their own.
Each month, ESI collates the period’s significant esports investment news. Here are the key stories from May 2021. To read more about a story below, click the link in the corresponding title.
English professional footballers Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Harry Maguire have been made brand ambassadors of esports startup Semper Fortis Esports PLC.
“We are delighted to have brought both Harry, and last week Dominic, on board as ambassadors and will be spending time working with them in the short term to achieve our stated aims,” Kevin Soltani, CEO of Semper Fortis Esports said in a release.