AFK Gaming is an Asian esports news and media company.

Basic Information

AFK Gaming was founded in 2012 by Nishant Patel, Rakesh Ramchandran, and Siddharth Nayyar, and it has been clocking over 15 million monthly impressions across web, video, and social media. It has also signed service contracts with some of the largest tournament organisers, publishers and brands in India. AFK Gaming aims to bridge the gap of esports coverage in Asia by developing their understanding of esports content creation. Their website has a dedicated corner for CSGO, DOTO, and mobile esports apart from news about the larger esports scene in general. In 2020, AFK Gaming raised $200,000 in pre-Series A funding round from Inflection Point Ventures (IPV), an early-stage investing platform. See more

Legal Name

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AFK Gaming Pvt. Ltd.

Headquarters

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Mumbai, Maharashtra , India

Founding Date

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2012

No. of Employees

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11 to 20

Core Team

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1.

Nishant Patel

Co-Founder

2.

Siddharth Nayyar

Co-Founder & Director

3.

Rakesh Ramchandran

Co-Founder

Funding

Total Funding

$497.0k

Investors

:

1.

IPV

2.

Smaaash