Tag: animoca brands

Jul 12 2022

The Sandbox Owner Animoca Brands Raises $75 Million at $5.9 Billion Valuation

Animoca Brands, a Hong Kong-headquartered blockchain gaming and venture capital firm, announced on Tuesday that it raised over $75 million in its latest financing round.

Jun 08 2022

Animoca Brands acquires naming rights to MotoGP Races

Animoca Brands' recent partnership with Dorna Sports has acquired the naming rights to the MotoGP Grand Prix Australia and Aragon which will be dubbed Gran Premio Animoca Brands de Aragon and the Animoca Brands Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix. On June 8, Animoca Brands announced on its website that it has strengthened its collaboration with Dorna […] The post...

Breaking: Animoca Brands To Sponsor MotoGP Races

Jun 08 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  animoca brands motogp news

Animoca Brands on Wednesday said it has reached an agreement with Dorna Sports to get naming rights of MotoGP Grand Prix Australia and Aragon. The two MotoGP...

May 06 2022

Untamed Planet raises $24.3M in Series A fundraising

Animoca Brands has led a $24.3 million Series A fundraising round for Untamed Planet, it will also partner with the latter to develop and publish a nature conservative game dubbed Untamed Metaverse. The fund will be utilized to build Untamed Metaverse in collaboration with Animoca Brands and its subsidiary nWay, according to the statement. Untamed […]

Apr 28 2022

Just-In: Animoca Brands To Launch Football NFT Marketplace

Apr 28 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  animoca brands news nft nft news

Blockchain games maker Animoca Brands said on Thursday it has partnered with media platform OneFootball to launch a football-centric digital asset hub. The two, along with seed capital provider Liberty City Ventures, set up a joint venture called OneFootball Labs, which will launch the marketplace. Yat Siu, head of Animoca, will join the boards of...

Apr 23 2022

Crypto Influencer Cobie criticizes what staking has become, questions ApeCoin proposal

Apr 23 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  animoca brands apecoin bored ape cobie crypto

Popular crypto influencer Cobie has said the governance proposal for ApeCoin staking might not be the best way forward for the Bored Ape affiliated token....

Apr 19 2022

Leading Blockchain Game The Sandbox Looks to Raise $400M at $4B Valuation

One of the leading companies leading the blockchain gaming revolution, The Sandbox, is reportedly trying to raise $400 million in new capital from private investors. According to Bloomberg which first reported the news, the Sandbox team is looking to raise new funds at $4 billion valuation from new and existing investors.

Mar 23 2022

Buzz: Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) Makes It To NFTs As Animoca Brands Invests $100K In Cyan

Mar 23 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  animoca brands metaverse news nft news nfts

Animoca Brands, Hong Kong-based gaming software firm, has announced on Wednesday that it has invested $100,000 into NFT finance firm Cyan for buy now, pay later (BNPL)...

Mar 12 2022

Why Does Bored Ape Yacht Club Require KYC Now?

Yesterday, Bored Ape Yacht Club dropped a controversial announcement. fuck it, again.https://t.co/1KlPpVjWkb -- Bored Ape Yacht Club (@BoredApeYC) March 10, 2022...

Mar 11 2022

Mar 04 2022

The Sandbox Surpasses 2 Million Users as Alpha Season 2 Officially Goes Live

The Animoca Brands-owned metaverse The Sandbox has reached the 2 million user milestone amidst the season 2 alpha launch. The play-to-earn virtual world allows players to buy and sell NFT-toklenized land plots and earn crypto rewards by simply completing the in-game quest.

Mar 03 2022

The Sandbox Creator Animoca Brands is Cutting its Service to Russian Users

Hong Kong-based gaming and venture capital company Animoca Brands has announced it will no longer allow Russian citizens access to its services. One of the company’s co-founders, Yat Siu, told Bloomberg that the decision to leave the Russian market was made after receiving legal advice.

Feb 26 2022

NFT Marketplace Ucollex Raises USD $10 Million

NFT platform Ucollex concluded a seed round valuing them at USD $110 million. Developer Animoca Brands led the way during the $10 million raise for the Hong Kong-based NFT platform. In an article published by Forbes, this innovative NFT marketplace...

Feb 02 2022

NFT3 raises $7.5 million to introduce DIDs and NFTs to the metaverse

NFT3, a virtual identity network for Web3, has completed a $7.5 million seed funding round led by Animoca Brands. The round saw participation from a dozen more leading investors, including DFG Group, CMS Holdings, LD Capital, and Prometheus Labs Ventures. The platform will use the funding to further develop its decentralized identity solutions and pair them in a novel way with NFTs,...

Jan 18 2022

Animoca Brands Raises $358 Million in Latest Founding Round, Valuation Spikes to Over $5 Billion

Animoca Brands, a Hong Kong-based gaming and venture capital company, as well as the owner and developer of a highly popular crypto metaverse, The Sandbox, has announced it raised $358.89 million at over $5 billion valuation in the latest funding round led by Liberty City Ventures.

Nov 25 2021

Animoca and Hex Trust form JV to offer GameFi blockchain wallet service

Nov 25 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  animoca brands hex trust wallets

Hex Trust, an Asia-based crypto-asset custodian, and Animoca Brands, a provider of blockchain gamification platforms, announced today they have...

Nov 05 2021

Crypto Leaders Divided Over Zuckerberg Spearheading Meta

Meta's leadership has become a subject to constant debates as crypto leaders have dissenting views as per who should lead the affairs of the company. While some are backing Mark Zuckerberg as the only one who can drive the company forward, others say he must step down for Meta to succeed. Crypto Leaders Debate Over The post Crypto Leaders Divided Over Zuckerberg Spearheading...

Nov 02 2021

Oct 05 2021

Crypto custodian Hex Trust closes $10M funding round led by Animoca Brands

Hex Trust, an Asia-based licensed and insured provider of custody for crypto- assets, announced it has raised USD $10 million in an investment round led by Animoca Brands, a company specializing in digital entertainment, blockchain, and gamification. Other investors include Ripple Labs, Algorand...

Oct 04 2021

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