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1Up Ventures

Investor type Venture Capital


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Total investments 33
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 32
Rounds per year 11.00
Lead investments 2
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Key employees 1

Areas of investment

  • Gaming
  • Video Games
  • Online Games
  • PC Games
  • Computer

The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. The important activity for fund was in 2019. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3 partakers. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Shanti Bergel, Play Ventures, BreakawayGrowth Fund.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Playable Worlds. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as PC Games, Venture Capital.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Methodical Games

$15M16 Nov 2022 Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Noodle Cat Games

Online Games
Video Games
$4M15 Nov 2022 Us, Picardie, France

Ruckus Games

Video Games
$5M15 Sep 2022 Frisco, Texas, United States

Stratosphere Games

MMO Games
Online Games
Video Games
22 Aug 2022 Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Atom Switch

Desktop Apps
Mobile Apps
Web Design
$3M19 Aug 2022 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Lumi Interactive

$7M21 Jun 2022 Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

META Games

$4M07 Apr 2022 Berlin, Berlin, Germany


$3M05 Apr 2022 -

Return Entertainment

$6M14 Feb 2022 Helsinki, Southern Finland, Finland
Toya Raises $4M in Funding

– Toya, a Tel Aviv, Israel-based female-founded gaming studio, raised $4m in funding.
– The round was led by Drive by DraftKings, with participation from Remagine Ventures and Powerhouse Capital, as well as 1Up Ventures, early Roblox investor Craig Sherman, and NFL legend Eli Manning.
– The new investment will be used to enhance the company’s current product offering, integrate new titles onto its platform and expand its hiring and partnerships efforts.

SuperGaming Raises $5.5M in Series A Funding

– SuperGaming is a Pune, India-based game development company.
– The company raised USD 5.5m in Series A funding.
– The round was led by Skycatcher, with participation from AET Fund (venture arm of Akatsuki), BAce Capital, Dream Incubator, 1Up Ventures, and Monish Darda.
– The new investment will be used to expand the company’s publishing division, market existing titles, and launch a battle royale game – Indus – in early 2022.


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