Ha Noi, Vietnam, June 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Appota Group today announced the closing of a funding round led by Mirae Asset Venture Investment with the participation of other strategic partners. The investment is for the development of the company’s blockchain ecosystem based on its 10-year-old game publishing business.
Anthony Tranco-founder and COO of the group, said in a statement: “We are delighted to have Mirae Venture in this trip. As an Appota investor since 2017, Mirae’s guidance has been crucial to our focus on continued innovation. This initiative will make blockchain technology more accessible to gamers, developers, and community members.”
One project, ChainVerse, aims to serve hundreds of local indie game studios by removing the steep learning curve and allowing developers to focus on making great games. Tuan NguyenCEO of ChainVerse, said, “We provide developers with powerful, efficient, and affordable tools to integrate blockchain digital assets and reach 50 million mobile users into the Appota ecosystem.”
Another project initiative, AceStarter, is a next-gen launchpad that organizes and launches world-class blockchain projects globally. The platform is a bridge that connects communities and investors with high potential startup deals.
Tran concluded, “With ChainVerse and AceStarter, we are well positioned to take advantage of opportunities similar to the first internet revolution. Appota will launch products related to the gaming guild management platform and the Web3 game streaming by the end of this year.”
Appota is a technology solutions pioneer and digital entertainment content provider in Vietnam. The company’s entertainment ecosystem has over 55 million users worldwide. It is one of the top three game publishers in the country and an official partner of the Facebook Gaming Creator Network.
About Mirae Asset Venture Investment
Mirae Asset Venture Investment invests in and supports innovative, growth-stage technology companies around the world. The company works with the founders on strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and restructuring initiatives to lay the foundation for the company’s scalability and success.