Congratulations to Horizon Blockchain Games on their recent series A raise of USD $40M. The round was led by Brevan Howard Digital and Morgan Creek Digital with significant contributions from Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. (owners of Rockstar, 2K, and Zynga), Polygon, Ubisoft, Xsolla, BITKRAFT, Initialized Capital, Quantstamp, Everyrealm, Sky9 Capital, Round13 Capital, Xchange, Translink, CMT Digital, J17, Sentiment Capital, Perpetual Value Partners, Unicorn Partners, plus key individual investors such as Shopify’s CEO Tobias Lütke, Shopify’s VP of Product Acceleration Satish Kanwar, The Sandbox’s Co-founder Sebastien Borget, Sky Mavis and Axie Infinity Co-founder Aleks Larsen, Lolli’s Co-founder Alex Adelman, Mighty Bear Games’ Web3 Director Michael Arnold, and leading Ethereum educator and The Daily Gwei’s Founder Anthony Sassano, amongst other excellent funds, angels, and companies.
Horizon will use the funds to grow their ecosystem and scale their products:
1) Sequence is the all-in-one developer platform + smart wallet that makes building web3 games and applications easy.
2) Skyweaver is the premiere web3 trading card game where players can win and trade cards that they truly own.
3) Niftyswap is the decentralized marketplace that makes trading semi-fungible tokens (#SFTs) instant, easy, and secure.
Since 2017, Horizon has been delivering products to unlock web3’s utility and drive its exponential mainstream adoption, and they’re uniquely positioned to become web3’s definitive platform, infrastructure, and gaming company.
Horizon is building a new dimension where Internet economies are fun, accessible, and for the benefit of all participants, and we’re excited to support their journey!
We are so proud of the entire Horizon team and cannot wait to watch them continue to scale and grow.