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Australian gaming platform closes $200m funding round led by Temasek

Australian gaming startup Immutable has raised $200 million led by Singaporean Temasek in a Series C round valued at $2.5 billion. According to the company’s tweet, the funds would help fuel its mission to make NFT mainstream through high-quality blockchain games. Other investors who participated in the funding exercise include Mirae Asset, ParaFi Capital, Declaration […]

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gamerji: the Gamerji e-sports gaming platform raises $1.1 million

Chenai: Esports gaming platform Gamerji announced on Monday that it has raised $1.1 million in a pre-Series A round led by Unicorn India Ventures. The company plans to use the new funds to improve tournament hosting technology, create social features for players, and expand to the MENA region and Southeast Asia. Founded in 2019 by […]

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Esports Gaming Platform Gamerji Raises $1.1M in Pre-Series A Round – European Gaming Industry News

Reading time: 3 minutes India’s leading Esports gaming platform, Gamerji, raised $1.1 million in a pre-Series A round led by Unicorn India Ventures. The round also saw participation from Stadia Ventures, the Urmin Group family office, and existing investors. Gamerji plans to use the new funds to improve tournament hosting technology, create social features for […]

Virtual worlds

Inworld AI raises $10 million to create characters for virtual worlds

A beta of the company’s AI character creation platform is planned for the second quarter Share this article Inworld AI has raised $10 million in a funding round led by Bitkraft Ventures. The company’s creation platform focuses on creating AI characters that “mimic the cognitive abilities of humans,” the announcement states. The Venture Reality Fund […]

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P2E Gaming Platform MixMob Welcomes Major VC Investments – Bitcoin News Press Release

Press release PRESS RELEASE. Vancouver February 15, 2022 – MixMob, a Metaverse game powered by Solana on Remix Culture that fuses play-to-win with user-generated content, raised $7 million in its latest funding round. In a round led by DeFi-focused crypto-asset fund Defiance Capital, MixMob welcomed investments from several leading venture capital firms, including Ascensive Assets, […]

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Hybrid gaming platform PortalOne raises $60 million ahead of 2022 launch

PortalOne, a hybrid gaming and entertainment platform, has attracted big money and big names. Portal One PortalOne, an interactive play-to-win service that bills itself as “the world’s first hybrid gaming platform,” today revealed that it has raised $60 million via an oversubscribed Series A funding round, attracting the support of renowned investors and one of […]

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New NFT Gaming Platform Balthazar Raises $3 Million in Token Sale

A disruptive platform is entering the gaming space to win that connects players who cannot afford the cost of entry with NFT investors. Balthazar, a young entry into the growing NFT gaming space, raised $3 million in its first token sale and opened a private token sale to raise $8 million, which will close in […]

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American rapper Nas and Google join investors in African gaming platform Carry1st –

Carry1st, an Africa-focused mobile games company, raised $20 million in funding led by Andreessen Horowitz, with participation from Alphabet Inc.’s Google, Avenir Growth Capital and musician Nas. According to a statement on Wednesday, the increased funding will help the four-year-old company expand its content inventory, grow its workforce and attract new consumers. Carry1st says it […]

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Mythical Games acquires 3D gaming platform Polystream

Quick setting Polystream allows users to stream 3D content in real time and interact with the content without downloading it. The acquisition of Polystream brings Mythical’s total number of employees to over 200. advertising Play-to-Earn game company Mythical Games has acquired interactive streaming platform Polystream. Polystream allows users to stream and engage with real-time 3D […]

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GemUni disrupts crypto gaming with decentralized NFT gaming platform to play to win

GemUni, a decentralized non-fungible token (NFT) play-to-win (P2E) gaming platform, has announced that its next initial DEX (IDO) offering will be conducted across three GameFi, Red Kite and KrystalGO launchpads on the 19th January. GemUni is building a decentralized NFT gaming platform for everyone in the world to engage in fun, easy and fun NFT […]

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GemUni disrupts crypto gaming with decentralized gaming platform NFTs to play to win

A good head startSince its announcement, GemUni has gone through three months filled with activity and milestones. Last December, the Grand Opening INO event, with guests from prominent gaming and blockchain organizations, marked the first time that NFT GENI Passes were offered in multiple NFT marketplaces. GemUni’s NFT GENI Passes were highly sought after by […]

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It’s time for a decentralized NFT gaming platform to play to win

Play To Earn is the hottest keyword in the blockchain world right now. Never before have we seen the hype surrounding this combination of gambling and the new crypto economy. According to a report by DappRadar, in 2021 almost half of all users in the blockchain industry logged into a gaming dapp. But with traditional […]

Virtual worlds

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

Faraway raises $21 million to create social games with gamer-driven economies

Join Gaming Leaders, Alongside GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming, for Their 2nd Annual GamesBeat & Facebook Gaming Summit | GamesBeat: Into the Metaverse 2 from January 25-27, 2022. Learn more about the event. Far raised $21 million to enable blockchain games with player-driven economies. Not bad for a company that started in June. Miami-based Faraway is […]

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In virtual corporate worlds, the metaverse comes to fruition

The company Howland built, Virbela, is a pretty neat fledgling example of the metaverse. You can download the software for free (the web version isn’t as good) and create an avatar. Once inside, you can wander around a “campus” that includes a conference center, offices, and outdoor areas where you can kick a soccer ball, […]

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Boom Corp. raises $1.8 million to create social games like Boom Slingers

Join Gaming Leaders Alongside GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming for Their 2nd Annual GamesBeat & Facebook Gaming Summit | GamesBeat: Into the Metaverse 2 from January 25-27, 2022. Learn more about the event. Boom Corp.. raised $1.8 million in seed funding to develop social games that bring people together, much like the company’s first title, Boom […]

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Quicksave Interactive has raised $1.3 million for HTML5 social games

Join Gaming Leaders, Alongside GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming, for Their 2nd Annual GamesBeat & Facebook Gaming Summit | GamesBeat: Into the Metaverse 2 from January 25-27, 2022. Learn more about the event. Interactive Quicksave, a new game studio in Helsinki, has raised $1.3 million to create HTML5-based social games that can reach users on any […]

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Toya from Israel creates social games for girls on Roblox

Toya is a game studio that makes social games in addition to Roblox, but it’s different because it makes games for girls and women. Roblox has 115 million monthly active players, and people engage in it over 1.5 billion hours per month. Top games get over a billion games, and so it’s no surprise that […]

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Teatime Games raises $9 million to create social games in Iceland

tea time games of Iceland has raised over $9 million to date. The company also raised $1.6 million in a previously undisclosed funding round for its social gaming studio. Index Ventures led both rounds. The name may ring a bell for game investors, as Index Ventures previously backed some of the most successful game companies […]