OKEx Establishes $10M Fund for GameFi Projects

The cash will come from the exchange's $100 million OKEx BlockDream Ventures fund, which invests in blockchain projects.

News  ·  20 August 2021

A16z Leads $4.6M Investment in Yield Guild Games

The funding will be used to invest in virtual worlds in the play-to-earn space.

News  ·  19 August 2021

Bitcoin Gets the ‘Pokémon Go’ Treatment in New Rewards App From Fold

The popular bitcoin rewards startup is going AR in a bid to make crypto fun for the masses.

Business  ·  18 August 2021

Tron Foundation Launches $300M Fund to Invest in GameFi Projects

The Tron Foundation is launching a $300 million fund, Tron Arcade, that will invest in play-to-earn projects over the next three years.

News  ·  10 August 2021

British Fashion Brand Burberry Releases First NFTs

The label said that the digital B Series collection will feature limited-edition product drops.

News  ·  4 August 2021

FTX Strikes 7-Year Deal With ‘League of Legends’ Riot Games

Riot Games said it was the largest sponsorship agreement the League of Legends creator has signed for an esports tournament to date.

News  ·  4 August 2021

A Play-to-Earn Account Beats a Bank Account

NFT games are doing more to deliver financial inclusion than a bank account ever has or will, says the co-founder of Yield Guild Games.

Opinion  ·  29 July 2021

Gone in 30 Seconds: Yield Guild Games’ $12.5M Token Sale Sells Out Fast

Some tokens will distributed to members of the startup's community.

News  ·  29 July 2021

Polygon’s Nailwal: NFTs in Gaming ‘Bigger Than Hollywood’ in the US

NFTs in gaming is one of the hotter blockchain trends of the summer.

Markets  ·  21 July 2021

Polygon Puts Up Prize Money for Esports Tournaments on Community Gaming

The layer 2 solution is putting $10,000 behind a crypto gaming platform that uses its tech.

Business  ·  12 July 2021

‘Walking Dead’ NFTs to Roam the Metaverse

NFT metaverse The Sandbox is adding “The Walking Dead” to its roster of brands.

Business  ·  8 July 2021
Funding Rounds

Coinbase Ventures Invests in Mobile Game Developer Bling

Bling’s suite of mobile games allows users to earn small amounts of bitcoin.

Business  ·  2 July 2021
Venture Capital

CoinFund Leads $2.3M Investment in Esports Startup Trying to Bring Crypto to Gamers

Community Gaming's seed round also drew NFT collector WhaleShark, Multicoin Capital and Kevin Durant's Thirty Five Ventures.

Business  ·  1 July 2021

Dogecoin Millionaire Wants to Bring Back Culture of Giving With New Game

Gary Lachance, an early dogecoin backer and founder of the Decentralized Dance Party, is giving away 1 million doge to seed his latest venture.

People  ·  30 June 2021

Next-Gen Game Developer Mythical Raises $75M for Playable NFTs

The funding round will offer external game developers a way to bring NFTs into their fictional worlds.

Business  ·  11 June 2021