DeHorizon, a metaverse gaming ecosystem, recently announced its strategy round led by Griffin Gaming Partners and Circle Ventures.
The latest strategic funding round follows its $8.5 million pre-Series A funding round in October 2021, which was led by Sfermion, Dragonfly Capital and Everest Ventures Group.
“We are thrilled to have been elected to DeHorizon DAO and to partner with this highly additive group of investors. Shane’s enthusiasm and vision for the metaverse is exciting and inspiring, and the team has a strong gaming and creative background to match,” said a spokesperson for Griffin Gaming Partners.
“We are excited about the growth and widespread adoption of blockchain gaming and the metaverse,” said Jeremy Fox-Geen, CFO of Circle Ventures. “And we’re even more excited to support DeHorizon as its all-star team builds the next generation of metaverse game ecosystems.”
The new fundraiser will not only bolster a portfolio of entertaining games, but will also help the team branch out to expand the DeHorizon Metaverse landscape.
What is the DeHorizon Metaverse
DeHorizon aims to become the next generation of metaverse gaming ecosystems, allowing gamers to create, socialize, and enjoy blockchain-based games with their friends. The long-term vision of DeHorizon Metaverse is to create a virtual carnival open to all inhabitants of the Metaverse across multiple channels that allows players to enjoy a second life.
The team behind DeHorizon is a group of gaming veterans who previously held roles at Riot Games, Dungeons & Dragons, and Blizzard Entertainment, as well as Web3 experts who have years of experience in the fintech and gaming industries. blockchain.
There have been three publicly announced blockchain-based games to build the DeHorizon Metaverse gaming landscape:
Team Battle DeVerse – After a great war breaks out in the City of Dawn, between Akademia and Shaharism, players must fight and do their best to occupy the City of Dawn for victory.
Battle Royale DeTournament – A complex challenge in space: be the last to participate in a deathmatch and survive on the huge map filled with treasures and traps.
Dragon-racing DeMythical: An exciting dragon-riding arena game. Huge prizes lead to more intense competitions, but high returns usually come with high risks.
Ushering in the movement into the NFT space
Behind the exploration of the Non-Fungible Token (NFT) space, DeHorizon has paved the way for constant improvement for a better player experience.
What if every player could have a connective passport with transformable avatars for DeHorizon Metaverse? This is the idea of DeMeta: the first interoperable, modifiable and scalable ERC-721 NFT protocol, consisting of six customizable attributes and a character profile stored on string on 256 bytes which are personalized by the players themselves.
DeHorizon has crafted a multiverse storyline with a massive worldview to allow players an immersive and spiritual experience with its ideas. Game characters such as Numen and space-time traveler Dr. De are original intellectual property. Dr. De debuts in the Time-Space Mystery Box NFT event on OpenSea, the world’s first and largest NFT marketplace. Its floor price on OpenSea is 4 Ether (ETH) at press time.
Effigy: a medieval fantasy game
To constantly implement new elements into its metaverse, DeHorizon is also introducing another game called Effigy.
Effigy is a medieval fantasy game, set in a mysterious and mountainous region.
“Effigy embraces the core philosophy of participatory global creation. We want to take our community on a journey to help us create this new fantasy medieval world from scratch. Be one of the noble landowners in early 2022,” said Todd Porter, Chief Product Officer of DeHorizon.
Overview of the land with a flowing river and a tavern in Effigy
Leading venture capitalists will help DeHorizon pave the way to becoming the next generation of metaverse game ecosystems. DeHorizon believes that continuing to optimize the game’s entry threshold will create an on-ramp for new players around the world into the Web3-powered metaverse.
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