• Animoca Brands and Brinc Launch New $30M Guild Accelerator Program

    To support the worldwide play-to-earn guild ecosystem, Animoca Brands and Brinc have created a new $30 million Guild Accelerator Program. Each guild approved into the program will get up to $500,000 in investment from the corporations. Highlights from the Press Release On February 14th, 2022, Animoca Brands and Brinc announced their plan to release the […]
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  • Mechanism Capital launches $100M Gaming Fund

    The firm announced a $100M Gaming Fund to support play to earn games. It previously invested $100M in over 20 projects including in blockchain games like Star Atlas, Ember Sword, Yield Guild Games, and Merit Circle. What is Mechanism Capital Mechanism Capital is an investment firm mostly focused on DeFi. After some early-stage investments in […]
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  • Blockade Games to Expand Neon District Universe

    Blockchain video game studio Blockade Games has received a $5 million investment from Animoca Brands and various other investors to expand the Neon District universe. The team plans to add new in-game functionalities and introduce new assets into the ecosystem. At the moment Neon District exists as a tactical turn-based cyberpunk RPG on the Polygon […]
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  • Mythical Games Acquired Unicorn Status with New Investment

    Mythical Games has raised $150 million in a Series C investment round let by a16z, giving the gaming company unicorn status with a valuation of $1.25 billion. Aside from the investment group Andreessen Horowitz, crypto exchanges FTX and Binance also backed the game company. The latest investment brings the total amount raised to more than […]
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  • Animoca Brands Invests in Monopoly Game Upland

    The virtual real-estate game Upland has raised $18 million at a $300 million valuation through an investment round led by Animoca Brands. Upland wants to use the funding to speed-up their roadmap and deliver new features a lot faster. They also want to bring more corporations into the virtual world of Upland. Animoca Brands itself […]
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  • The Sandbox Raises $93 Million to Accelerate Growth

    The Sandbox has raised $93 million through a Series B investment round led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2, which will help the project to stimulate growth. They will use the funding to grow their development team, support content creators and involve more brands and IPs. The Sandbox already partnered with mainstream brands like The Walking […]
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  • Gaming Giant Ubisoft Invests in Animoca Brands

    Blockchain gaming company Animoca Brands has raised a $65 million investment from video game company Ubisoft and various investors, including Tron founder Justin Sun. With this investment Animoca Brands would be valued at $2.2 billion, making it one of the most valuable companies in this blockchain gaming space. We’ve seen Animoca Brands as an investor […]
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  • OP Games Wants 500 Play-to-Earn Games by Late 2022

    OP Games has announced its ambition to support, launch and host up to 500 play-to-earn games by the end of 2022. Their main hub will be OP Arcade, and their first in-house developed NFT project Arcadians will launch on October 19th. They’ve received $8.6 million in venture capital funding from Polygon Studios, Bitcoin.com and many […]
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  • Cradles: Origin of Species Received Seed Investment

    The virtual world MMO of Cradles: Origin of Species has received a $1.2 million seed investment from Animoca Brands, Huobi Ventures and various other investment groups. The development team will use the investment to build their next-gen MMORPG with its dynamic NFTs and slowly dying game world. Wait? A dying game world? Yes, DRepublic has […]
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  • Axie Infinity Raised $152 Million for Play-to-Earn Revolution

    Sky Mavis has announced that they raised $152 million to grow their play-to-earn revolution with Axie Infinity and the development of a wider ecosystem. The Series B investment round was led by a16z, which also backed numerous other web3 projects. Sky Mavis will use the fund to develop Axie Infinity and prepare their Ronin sidechain […]
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