Matcherino eSports Platform gets Funding

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Lead investor groups Madrona Venture Group and Vulcan Capital announced a seed investment round  this week of $1.25 Million in eSports engagement platform Matchino. Seattle based Matcherino is developing a platform that promotes game streamers while giving fans the tools to find and ultimately fund the matches they want to see. In a nutshell its crowdfunding for eSports events and competitions. If you want to see two team go head to head in CS:GO event then you can pay to see it happen, live online.  eSports these days  has an audience size of 350 million viewers and is expected to grow to 400 million by late 2017. The average eSports enthusiast spends over 20 hours a week watching streamers play and socialise with their loyal fan base.