Infinite Canvas Snags $2.8M

Los Angeles-based Infinite Canvas, a startup which is combining esports with game publishing, has raised $2.8M in a funding round, the company disclosed today. The funding was led by Lightshed Venture Partners, and also included Bitkraft Ventures, Emerson Collective, Day One Ventures, and Crossbeam. The startup was founded by Tal Shachar and Sebastian Park. Shachar was most recently at Immortals and Park was previously VP of esports for the Houston Rockets.