The Future Group raises $20 million for its mixed reality platform and game show

Oslo’s The Future Group, a social entertainment platform that blends virtual interactivity with TV, has raised $20 million in a Series C round from Ferd and Aker ASA along with 25 other investors that were not named in the announcement.

The company, which came out of stealth in September, was cofounded by Bård Anders Kasin, a former technical director at Warner Brothers, and Jens Petter Høili, founder of FairChance. For a long time, The Future Group remained under the radar but started to grab people’s attention in summer 2015 when it announced an $8.5 million funding round seemingly out of nowhere.

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