Prometheus Capital, founded by the son of Asia’s richest man Wang Jianlin, has reportedly led a RMB50 million (US$7.7 million) series A round of investment in a Chinese computer mouse maker, according to Chinese media reports.
Wang Sicong, the son of Dalian Wanda Group’s chairman Wang Jianlin, is a professional competitive video gaming player and has invested in multiple online gaming firms.
The computer mouse produced by Renhuang Sky retails at RMB299 and tailors to professional digital gaming players.
In January, Prometheus Capital joined the privatization of Chinese mobile game publisher iDreamSky Technology Ltd.
In October 2015, the investment firm also joined a RMB100 million (US$16 million) series B round in Shanghai-based ImbaTV, a live video broadcast platform focused on competitive video gaming.
The fund also invested in Beijing Hero Mutual Entertainment Technology Co., Ltd., another mobile games company.