HK's blockchain-based gaming company Animoca Brands nets $50m

HK's blockchain-based gaming company Animoca Brands nets $50m

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Animoca Brands, a Hong Kong-based firm that develops digital property rights for games through non-fungible tokens (NFTs), has raised $50 million in the second tranche of its unicorn funding round.

The latest round was joined by Blue Pool Capital, a Hong Kong-based investment firm co-founded by Alibaba’s Jack Ma and Joe Tsai in 2014; Gobi Partners; Korea Investment Partners; Samsung Venture Investment Corporation; and Token Bay Capital.

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