Trondheim, Norway: BECOME LEGENDS SECURES ROUND OF FUNDING TO POWER GROWTH
Become Legends, announced today that it has raised an undisclosed amount in funding towards growth and expansion into new markets.
“We will deploy these funds towards growth and producing more high quality content with exciting partners while maintaining the company’s core values as we enter new markets,” says Patrick Berg Aune, Managing Director at Become Legends. “Additionally, we will invest further into scaling our production value to ensure continued delivery of media across all our channels together with valued partners.”
This round of investment comes from private investors, as well as established companies, and is driven by the significant increase in commercial value of esports organizations that are able to combine a strong competitive presence with high quality content production.
“Over time we have witnessed increased traction across all our channels, even in the highly competitive European and North American market. This funding will help our team enhance existing solutions for talent acquisition as well as the development of new revenue streams.”
The Become Legends team was founded and is spearheaded by Renato “Reno” Mahmutagic and has secured numerous podium placements in Europe since inception in June 2019. According to Gamepedia Power Rankings, Become Legends was ranked as one of Europe’s top Fortnite teams throughout 2020.
Production of original content is one of the company’s core business elements and the second season of the acclaimed television series “Becoming Legends” is slated to launch later this year as the team secures distribution deals in multiple European countries. Season one, entirely made in-house, was well received and ensured the team’s position as a top contender in the European esports content market.
Become Legends has professional esports athletes and content creators from all Nordic countries, including Switzerland (DACH), Poland, Italy and USA and aim to be one of the leading global challengers in both competitive play and brand building.
Patrick Berg Aune
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