STRATEGIC INVESTMENT

Tribe Gaming, Razer launch $10,000 scholarship program

Tribe Gaming is partnering with technology company Razer to launch a $10,000 scholarship program, the organization announced today. For the next 10 months, the mobile games-focused esports organization will reward an enrolled college student with $1,000 each month. The winner will also receive merchandise from Tribe and Razer. The scholarship is only open to students in the U.S., although any eligible person enrolled in a college with a “passion for gaming and esports” can apply for it. Applications can be found on the official website. All applicants will be required

Tribe Gaming receives strategic investment from Spurs Sports and Entertainment

Spurs Sports & Entertainment, which owns the NBA franchise San Antonio Spurs among other teams, has made a minority investment into Tribe Gaming. Tribe is a mobile esports organization that was founded in 2017 and is based in San Antonio, Texas. Tribe’s founder and CEO Patrick “Chief Pat” Carney said the investment will open roads for multiple long-term collaborations with the sporting and entertainment company and will help the organization “dominate the world of mobile esports.” This includes “cross-content collabs, co-branded marketing efforts, talent and audience crossovers, and shared strategic