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VP International Publishing
Serving our global player base is a top priority for us at Riot, and this partnership with Carry1st will make meaningful improvements in bringing African players a first-class VALORANT experience.
Call of Duty: Mobile
By integrating Carry1st’s payment platform, we are opening up access for millions more gamers in the region to engage with Call of Duty: Mobile...Africa represents an important user base, and through our partnership with Carry1st we can continue to meet their needs.
We are delighted to be making our first investment in an Africa-headquartered company in Carry1st. We see immense opportunity for the company to mirror outstanding successes we’ve seen in markets like India, China, and Southeast Asia
Sony Ventures Corporation
Managing Director – EMEA
We believe there is tremendous untapped potential for the gaming market in Africa, which we hope to experience and contribute to through our investment in Carry1st.
Founding General Partner
Africa is home to the largest population of young people in the world, and this upcoming generation will grow up digitally native with videogames as their primary entertainment preference. We have full conviction in Carry1st’s vision of building out foundational infrastructure and localized content, ensuring that gaming and interactive entertainment in Africa will thrive.