Hiro Capital casts second €300m videogames and metaverse tech VC

Hiro Capital, the leading specialist European VC focused on Videogames, Metaverse Technologies, Creator Platforms and Gamified Fitness, announced the launch of HIRO CAPITAL II, a €300m fund focused on backing emerging Gaming and Metaverse innovators.

Hiro II will be announcing its first investments in April.

Hiro Capital invests in the future

“At Hiro, we believe that Games and Metaverse technologies will be at the heart of the next generation of human communities. As creator entrepreneurs, we back early stage innovators who are building these exciting digital futures,” Luke Alvarez, Founding General Partner

Hiro’s new fund invests in teams at Seed, A and B across the UK, Europe and North America, building innovative leaders in Games, Esports, Creator Platforms and Gamified Fitness.

Founded in 2018, Hiro’s name was inspired by Hiro Protagonist, the sword-wielding, Metaverse-hacking samurai hero of Neil Stephenson’s seminal novel Snow Crash.

Since launch, Hiro has been investing in sci-fi, story-telling IPs and the deep future of games and metaverse technology. Hiro believes strongly in Games as a force for good.

About Hiro Capital

Hiro Capital is a London / Luxembourg technology VC which invests in UK, US, and European innovators in Games, IP, Metaverse Technology, Web 3.0, Esports, and Gamified Fitness.

Hiro Capital invests at Seed through Series A and B. We invest both in front-end Content creators in Games, IP, Esports, and Digital Fitness and in deep tech Metaverse and Web 3.0 applications of Cloud, Mobile, Streaming, Creator Tools, Big Data, AI, Wearables, AR, and VR.