Metaverse

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Fortnite Developer Epic Games Lays Off 16% of Staff Following Metaverse-Inspired Transition
The game's growth is now primarily driven by creator content, meaning lower revenue for Epic as the revenue is more distributed.
Fortnite esports tournament (Shutterstock)

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UK Just Passed an Online Safety Bill That Will Apply to the Metaverse
The bill requires companies to assess the likelihood that children will encounter harmful content in virtual worlds and have measures in place to mitigate such risks.
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Animoca Brands Raises $20M to Advance its Metaverse Project Mocaverse
Animoca Brands Raises $20M to Advance its Metaverse Project Mocaverse
Metaverse and gaming venture capital firm Animoca Brands has raised $20 million from a group of other prominent Web3 investors for its Mocaverse project. "First Mover" host Je...
Animoca Brands Raises $20M to Advance its Metaverse Project Mocaverse

Yat Siu, Co-Founder of Animoca Brands (CoinDesk)
Animoca Brands Raises $20M for Metaverse Project Mocaverse
The investment was led by CMCC Global and included contributions from Kingsway Capital, Liberty City Ventures and GameFi Ventures.
Yat Siu, Co-Founder of Animoca Brands (CoinDesk)

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Shiba Inu’s Ethereum Layer-2 Blockchain Shibarium Goes Live Amid Push for DeFi Growth
The much-awaited Shibarium network saw over 21 million wallets created during its testnet and is expected to position Shiba Inu as a serious DeFi contender.
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Metaverse-focused blockchain Lamina1 has launched its betanet and Hub for creators and developers. (Lamina1)
Neal Stephenson's Metaverse Vision Is One Step Closer as Lamina1 Blockchain Launches Betanet
The metaverse-focused layer-1 blockchain, dreamed up by science-fiction author Neal Stephenson and blockchain expert Peter Vessenes, is launching the Lamina1 Hub for Web3 buil...
Metaverse-focused blockchain Lamina1 has launched its betanet and Hub for creators and developers. (Lamina1)

The Sandbox Co-Founder on Launching Elvis Presley NFT Avatars, Future of the Metaverse
The Sandbox Co-Founder on Launching Elvis Presley NFT Avatars, Future of the Metaverse
Metaverse platform The Sandbox is introducing NFT avatars of Elvis Presley to celebrate the music icon's legacy in the digital world. The Sandbox co-founder and COO Sebastien...
The Sandbox Co-Founder on Launching Elvis Presley NFT Avatars, Future of the Metaverse

Futureverse launches $50 million venture fund and studio, Born Ready (Pixabay)
Metaverse Project Futureverse's Co-Founders Start $50M Venture Fund
The Born Ready venture studio will invest in early-stage Web3 and metaverse projects.
Futureverse launches $50 million venture fund and studio, Born Ready (Pixabay)

Otherside's First Trip (Yuga Labs)
Yuga Labs Acquiring Roar Studios to Accelerate 'Bold Vision' for Otherside
The Roar team will "contribute their innovative technology, specialized expertise and leadership" to Yuga Labs as it continues its ambitious growth plans for their Otherside m...
Otherside's First Trip (Yuga Labs)

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Meta Aims to Recharge Lagging Horizon Worlds Metaverse With New In-House Game Studio
The struggling VR platform reported losses of $3.7 billion in the second quarter, though CEO Mark Zuckerberg remains "fully committed" to the metaverse and AI.
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