Supercell: Clash of Clans Sells to China Firm

Supercell and GungHo Supercell is selling 51% of their shares for $1.53 billion to Japan’s SoftBank and GungHo OnLine Entertainment. This  investment, makes Supercell a subsidiary of Softbank, and allows Supercell’s global expansion. It effectively represents a quadrupled valuation for 100-employee Supercell to over $3 billion in the last seven months. GungHo and Supercell had […]

Clash Royale League officially announced with participation from 36 top esports organizations

Clash Royale esports has now officially arrived: after months of rumors and speculation, Supercell finally announced the roster of thirty six top esports organizations that will be participating in the inaurgural Clash Royale League. The North America region will feature 8 teams that will be very familiar to esports fans: Cloud9 Esports, Team SoloMid, Tribe […]

Clash Royale King’s Cup Tournament II Sets Standard for Mobile Esports Events

Top players and influencers in Clash Royale gathered in Atlanta this past weekend for the highly-anticipated Clash Royale King’s Cup Tournament II.  Despite being a casual tournament, this Youtube Gaming-exclusive event didn’t hold back on its production budget with a $200k cash prize pool and by flying in top shoutcasters and influencers for 2 days […]

Team Despacito wins inaugural Clash Royale Touchdown Tournament

Just when you thought Clash Royale wasn’t going to get anymore interesting, a brand new game mode has now been introduced: 2v2 Touchdown!  While Clash Royale has seen the introduction of many new game modes over the past year through tournament challenges (i.e. draft challenge, sudden death) and the standard 2v2 quick play, 2v2 Touchdown […]