Splinterlands Raises $5M in Under 2 Minutes in RiftWatcher Presale
Splinterlands, a PlaytoEarn Web3 collectible trading card game on Hive blockchain and BNB Chain, released its newest card pack edition, Riftwatchers, creating a significant boost in sales. The project sold out of all 500,000 packs in its presale within 1 minute and 39 seconds, raising $5 million.
4 hours ago
Apple Will Allow Apps Selling NFTs on Its App Store
Apple is now allowing for apps selling NFTs to be installed and sold via its App Store. Now, developers of current apps can sell NFTs within apps, and new apps can have NFTs within them. However, many are focusing on Apple’s hefty 30% cut of each transaction.
11 hours ago
Sky Mavis will launch the 3rd esports event, pledging up to 160,000 AXS grants over the next three quarters
Axie Infinity developer Sky Mavis will launch its 3rd edition of eSports with Pro, Minor, Online League/Invitational and Regional events, and plans to commit up to 160,000 AXS (~$2.1 million) in grants over the next three quarters .
‘Game of Thrones’ Enters the Metaverse With Funko Digital Pop NFT Collection (EXCLUSIVE)
Westeros is entering the metaverse. Funko is adding “Game of Thrones” to its Digital Pop! lineup, a digital collection that consists of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) as virtual collectibles that resemble Funko’s stylized figures. Available for purchase on Oct. 4, the drop will include fan-favorite characters from the hit HBO series, such as Arya Stark, The Hound, Jon Snow and Jaime Lannister.
DREP announces $5M in ecosystem funding to develop NFT-related products and its GameFi 2.0 launch
The aforementioned funding shall provide long-term support, both financially and strategically, so as to strengthen the plans of DREP to develop NFT-related products and its GameFi 2.0 launch. DREP is also committed to carry on developing and launching more products, such as the DREP NFT Aggregator, as well as launching further growth initiatives related to Metaverse, NFTs and GameFi: specifically, the DREP GameFi 2.0 launch that will provide with not only Play-Own-Earn mechanics and a multi-chain console but also a built-in NFT liquidity portal and SocialFi elements to stake & vote.
2022 Sep 24 16:09
Kapital DAO, The Leader in Web3 Gaming Asset Management Tech, Announces Funding Support From Web3 Leaders Including Polygon Ventures, Solana Foundation, and Algorand Foundation
The Kapital DAO announced today the close of its latest raise, with participation from Polygon Ventures, the Algorand Foundation, and the HBAR Foundation, with grants from the Solana Foundation and NEAR. Also involved were prominent investors such as Yield Guild Games (YGG), Sams
2022 Sep 24 11:09
NFTs Will Spawn the Next Marvel or Disney, Says Solana Founder
Could the next major entertainment franchise come out of the NFT market? That’s what Solana co-founder and Solana Labs CEO Anatoly Yakovenko believes, telling Decrypt at this week’s Messari Mainnet conference in New York that NFT projects can lead to significant IP in the decades to come.
2022 Sep 24 10:09
Theorycraft Games has raised $50 million in Series B funding. The investment round was led by interactive entertainment venture capital firm Makers Fund and saw participation from NEA and a16z
Last year in March $37.5 million was raised by industry veterans to launch the Theorycraft Games studio. Theorycraft's further funding comes via the strength of the team they have managed to build and the studio's first game, Loki. Theorycraft, led by CEO Joe Tung [pictured] will be putting the new investment to use on continued development on this first title. The studio has stated they are planning to move fast and are looking to extend the team with a new combat designer and level designer.
2022 Sep 23 20:09
Italy's AC Milan Launches NFT Game With MonkeyLeague
Italian soccer club AC Milan is diving deeper into crypto with a new collection of NFTs from Solana-based esports franchise MonkeyLeague. The new non-fungible token (NFT) partnership will let fans mint Rossoneri-branded wearables and give them access to game tournaments, such as football players playtesting the game.
2022 Sep 23 20:09
NEW INVESTMENT: Morningstar Ventures Leads Private Funding Round for ancient fantasy game Age of Zalmoxis
Brought to fruition by the Wenmoon Studios Ltd. team, Age of Zalmoxis is a third-person MMORPG with Blockchain and NFT integration in a fantasy version of the Dacian Kingdom. The game is grounded in European history and folklore, with its gameplay driven by the period between 5th Century BC and 6th Century AD. In mid-2021, CEO Marius Urbaniak and his team set out to create a truly unique project. The game's blockchain and NFT integration, and historical factology make it a first-of-its-kind action game.
2022 Sep 23 20:09
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