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Gen.G, formerly known as KSV Esports, is a global esports organization. It owns and operates skilled teams taking part in esports competitions. 

TypePrivate
Founded2017
HQLos Angeles, US
Websitegeng.gg

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2020)40(+9%)

Gen.G Office Locations

Gen.G has offices in Los Angeles and Seoul
Los Angeles, US (HQ)
5510 Lincoln Blvd #150, Playa Vista
Seoul, KR
38 Bongeunsa-ro 49-gil, Nonhyeon 2(i)-dong, Gangnam-gu
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Gen.G Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2017

Gen.G total Funding

$46 m

Gen.G latest funding size

$46 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Gen.G investors

Gen.G's latest funding round in April 2019 was reported to be $46 m. In total, Gen.G has raised $46 m
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Gen.G Operating Metrics

Apr, 2019

Teams

8
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Gen.G Online and Social Media Presence

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Gen.G News and Updates

Gen.G and Benefit Cosmetics Partnership Encourages Women to Put on Their Game Face

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global esports organization, Gen.G today announced its partnership with one of the world's leading beauty brands, Benefit Cosmetics, to connect the communities of beauty and gaming while encouraging female gamers to find their "Game Face." This...

Gen.G Unveils NBA 2K League Team Name and Logo at the Asia-Pacific Invitational in Seoul, South Korea

LOS ANGELES and SEOUL, South Korea and SHANGHAI, Jan. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global esports organization Gen.G today unveiled the team name, logo and social media channels for its new NBA 2K League squad, the Gen.G Tigers of Shanghai. The announcement was made today in Seoul, South...

Gen.G starts NBA 2K League team in Shanghai as it shoots for global esports presence

Gen.G bridges esports organizations in the East and West with the announcement of a new Shanghai team in the NBA 2K League.

NBA 2K League Announces Gen.G To Launch Shanghai Team

NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES and SEOUL, South Korea and SHANGHAI, Sept. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The NBA 2K League today announced that Gen.G, the global esports organization connecting the best gamers in the U.S. and Asia, will launch an NBA 2K League team from Shanghai that will join the...

NBA 2K League Expands With Reported $25 Million Deal With Gen.G

The NBA 2K League is headed for its third season, and it’s going global. On Thursday, the NBA 2K League announced a mammoth expansion deal and partnership with Gen.G that is worth $25 million, according to sources with knowledge of the agreement.

Do We Need More Female Fortnite Players? Bumble And Gen.G Say Yes

Last month, Epic Games offered a $3 million grand prize for the best Fortnite team in its World Cup finals. The contest was open to anyone who wanted to participate, but not a single woman made it to the final event. Is it time to start encouraging more girls to get into esports?
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Gen.G Blogs

OWL Week 8 takeaways: The Seoul Dynasty take over first place

https://www.dailyesports.gg/owl-week-8-takeaways-the-seoul-dynasty-take-over-first-place/

CS:GO’s new team-owned league points to a different future for esports

https://www.theverge.com/2020/2/5/21123971/flashpoint-counter-strike-csgo-esports-league-cloud9-gen-g

Bumble has found its match, striking a deal with an all-women’s Fortnite team

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/08/06/bumble-partners-with-global-esports-organization-geng.html

Bumble Forms All-Women’s Fortnite Team to Drive More Female Involvement in Esports

https://www.adweek.com/brand-marketing/bumble-forms-all-womens-fortnite-team-to-drive-more-female-involvement-in-esports/

Gen.G And Bumble Create An All-Female Gaming Partnership

https://www.forbes.com/sites/oliviaabrams/2019/08/06/geng-and-bumble-hook-up-and-create-an-all-female-gaming-partnership/#41ec1e339127
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Gen.G Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Gen.G founded?

    Gen.G was founded in 2017.

  • How many employees does Gen.G have?

    Gen.G has 40 employees.

  • Who are Gen.G competitors?

    Competitors of Gen.G include Digital Extremes, Edge Case Games and Trion Worlds.

  • Where is Gen.G headquarters?

    Gen.G headquarters is located at 5510 Lincoln Blvd #150, Playa Vista, Los Angeles.

  • Where are Gen.G offices?

    Gen.G has offices in Los Angeles and Seoul.

  • How many offices does Gen.G have?

    Gen.G has 2 offices.