Thirdverse raises $15M for Web3 and VR game studio

by | Nov 22, 2022 | Technology

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Thirdverse announced it has raised $15 million in capital through a third-party funding round so it can make Web3 and virtual reality games.

Tokyo-based Thirdverse will use the money to strengthen its global recruitment of game creators and other professionals. And it will develop new Web3 and VR titles.

MZ Web3 Fund is the lead investor. This latest round brings the total amount of raised funding for Thirdverse to $33 million.

“We are thrilled to form a partnership with MZ Web3 Fund for the future growth of our team and investments in Web3 and VR,” said Hironao Kunimitsu, Thirdverse CEO, in a statement. “After significant growth in the past year, and with many projects in development and about to start development, we’re proud to enter a new stage of more accelerated growth for Thirdverse.”

He added, “While this may be a challenging climate for raising funding, we’ve been quite successful, and we’re very appreciative of the support of our newest investors who joined this round in these times. I believe it speaks to the excitement of our team and our partners for how we will push the boundaries of what we can create on these platforms. I’m confident that we’re creating games that will be loved by many audiences and that it’s critical for the future of this industry.”

Hironao Kunimitsu is CEO of Thirdverse.Kunimitsu will be a speaker at our online event, GamesBeat Summi …

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