Hitbox is the favorite online community for millions of gamers around the world and home to the highest quality videogame live streaming (up to 4K 60fps), the most advanced chat and interactive platform, and the most engaged community for streaming and talking about all-things-gaming, from competitive eSports, to the latest triple-A release, to new indie hits. Hitbox is the web’s virtual gameroom, where gamers go to hangout. Users have more fun on our platform because it’s easier to be expressive and social, and there are more opportunities to participate in the broadcasts. We’re building the most vibrant and innovative online community for gamers by pioneering technology to keep gamers connected and engaged. Hitbox Entertainment GmbH
Company Growth (employees)
Wien, AT
Size (employees)
30 (est)-21%
hitbox was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Wien, AT

hitbox Office Locations

hitbox has an office in Wien
Wien, AT (HQ)
13 Paulanergasse

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Total Funding

$4 m

Latest funding size

$4 m

Time since last funding

almost 2 years


hitbox's latest funding round in November 2015 was reported to be $4 m. In total, hitbox has raised $4 m

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hitbox News and Updates

Visualization of how video games detect collision is oddly beautiful

Ever throw your controller in frustration because that punch or that shot didn't land and you just KNOW it should have? Well, blame the hitbox. Hitboxes are a developer's way of defining the space around an object — usually one that's animated — that can be hit in real-time. Some objects will ha…

Azubu acquires Europe’s Hitbox to expand global esports broadcasts

Esports broadcast network Azubu said it is acquiring Europe’s Hitbox to bolster its global esports broadcasting reach. The deal will create a stronger No. 2 competitor to Twitch, which Amazon acquired for $970 million in 2014. Mike McGarvey, a gaming veteran, has joined as CEO to lead the combined c…

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