Investments keep flowing in eSports, Not only in the eSports Tech / Platforms / eSports Organizations but in the eSports teams too.
Latest is NiP (Ninjas in Pyjamas) a Swedish eSports teamwhich raised $600k with a valuation of ~$12.5 Mn.
NiP has successful teams in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive along with DOTA2 & League of Legends and very recently set up a “Overwatch” Squad too.
As per company’s recent annual report NiP reached record sales of $2.1 million in 2015 (consisting of eSport teams’ winnings, along with sales of merchandise and computer game accessories).
The Norwegian firm Nyx Ventures was the Investor.
Not to forget that there are 12 Top Football Clubs (including Manchester United) who already have eSports Team.