Virtual worlds

Cutting-edge virtual worlds

“You are an explorer, and you represent our species, and the greatest good you can do is bring back a new idea because our world is threatened by the lack of good ideas. Our world is in crisis because of the absence of conscience.” -Terence McKenna In many ways, the future is closely tied to […]

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Reinventing TV, Virtual Worlds and Carbon Counting: The Biggest Media Stories of 2021

As part of our Best of 2021 series, our reporters have taken a look at some of the biggest stories of the past 12 months. After a full year of weekly columns on the future of media, media editor John McCarthy recaps the top trends marketers should know about in 2022. In 2021, digital accounted […]

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Launchpool Labs Community Incubator Announces Incubation of P2E Mobile Gaming Platform Championfy Playverz

Warning: This is a sponsored press release. Readers should conduct their own research before taking any action related to the content mentioned in this article. Learn more > Mobile gaming is the future of entertainment, with mobile gaming penetration in the US alone to reach 53.3% by 2025 (source: Statista). To add to that, 55% […]

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Ninja Syndicate brings the metaverse to Perth with a new gaming platform

WA-based game studio Ninja Syndicate is bringing the metaverse to Perth with its new gaming platform, slated for release in February. Ninja Syndicate – which spun off from Ninja Software in April – secured a $100,000 ($140,000) investment from private equity firm DashEx, bringing its total valuation to $100 million. The investment will go towards […]

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Space Metaverse raises $7 million to create virtual worlds for arts and commerce

Spatial Metaverse announced today that it has raised $7 million in a funding round to develop its Metaverse Project which allows users to design and create their own virtual commerce spaces for games, arts, fashion, music and more. The funding round was supported by Coinfund, Dapper Labs, Animoca Brands, Digital Currency Group, HOF Capital and […]

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VR gaming platform arcade raises $145 million

Rec Room, a free-to-play VR gaming platform, raised $145 million, valuing the company at $3.5 billion. Led by Coatue Management, the funding round included existing investors Sequoia Capital, Index Ventures and Madrona Venture Group. Rec Room will use the new capital to expand its creative tools, expand to new platforms, and grow an audience that […]

Social games

The most popular online social games in the United States

The most popular online social games in the United States have been entertaining people for years. The thing about online games is that there are plenty of them these days, so whether it’s playing with friends or family, you’ll find games to keep you busy. So, if you are looking for such titles to enjoy, […]

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Universal movements and Facebook, marriages in virtual worlds

Source: Adobe Stock / Michael VI The metaverse train keeps getting bigger. Here are just a few of the many new developments taking place in this fast-paced space at the end of the week: The juggernaut of the music industry Universal Music Group said he has entered into a partnership agreement with the metaverse avatar […]

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Burt Polson’s Real Estate in Napa Valley: Virtual Worlds and the Reality Behind Them | Business

BURT POLSON Virtual worlds may sound like science fiction, but the opportunity to immerse yourself in another world is there. It’s much deeper and broader than wearing virtual reality (VR) glasses and playing video games. All major tech companies are racing to become the go-to platform as the metaverse becomes a part of our lives. […]

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New Records in the Dapp Space as Virtual Worlds and Play-to-Earn Mark All-Time Highs

KAUNAS, LITHUANIA / ACCESSWIRE / December 2, 2021 / The decentralized application store DappRadar yesterday published its November Dapp Industry Report, highlighting new records for the dapp space. Reflecting increased interest in metaverses after Facebook’s rebranding and announcements of celebrities and well-known brands entering this segment, blockchain-based virtual worlds reached a market capitalization of $4.6 […]