Blitz Studios Raises $20M Series B, Launches Esports Fantasy Game

Today Blitz Studios, developer of Sleeper, a social platform for sports, announced that it has raised a $20M USD Series B investment. The company also announced that it has launched a fantasy sports game for several major League of Legends esports leagues, including the League of Legends Championship Series (LCS), League of Legends European Championship (LEC), and League of Legends Champions Korea (LCK).

The company, which was founded in 2015, raised $7M in two previous rounds. Investors that participated in Blitz Studios’ latest financing round include Twitch co-founder Kevin Lin, NBA players Kevin Durant and Baron Davis, NFL player JuJu Smith-Schuster, and tech investment firm Andreessen Horowitz.

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