Metaverse

$ADA Surges After Launch of ‘Pavia’ ($PAVIA), the First Cardano-Powered Metaverse

This article looks takes a closer look at Pavia ($PAVIA), the first virtual world to run on the Cardano blockchain, which launched on January 15. Where Does the Pavia Name Come From? As you may know, the Cardano blockchain was named after Gerolamo Cardano (1501–1576), who was “an Italian polymath, whose interests and proficiencies ranged […]

The Sandbox ($SAND) Mega City LAND Sale

At 1:00 p.m. UTC on Thursday (Janaury 13), a new LAND sale is launching around “Mega City”, which is a new neighbourhood in Ethereum-powered metaverse “The Sandbox”. What Is The Sandbox? The Sandbox is a subsidiary of Animoca Brands. Animoca Brands, which was founded in January 2014 by Yat Siu and David Kim, and its various […]

The Sandbox ($SAND) COO on the Future of the Ethereum-Powered Metaverse

In a recent interview, Sébastien Borget, a co-founder and the chief operating officer (COO) of The Sandbox, said that he feels the Ethereum-powered metaverse is “a digital nation”. What Is The Sandbox? The Sandbox is a subsidiary of Animoca Brands. Animoca Brands, which was founded in January 2014 by Yat Siu and David Kim, and its […]

Shanghai Seeking To Integrate Metaverse Over Next Five Years

Shanghai, China’s largest city by population, has announced its intention to include the metaverse in public services and other enterprises over the next five years.  According to a report by CNBC, the Shanghai Municipal Commission of Economy and Information Technology’s five-year development plan, which was released on 30 December 201, includes provisions for the integration […]

$AXS: FTX CEO Says Success of Axie Infinity Is ‘Proof’ of Potential of GameFi

The co-founder and chief executive officer of cryptocurrency exchange FTX called non-fungible tokens (NFT) and blockchain gaming the next big thing in crypto, while highlighting one exemplary altcoin as leading the way.  Speaking in a recent interview with Scott Melker of the Wolf Of All Streets podcast, FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried (SBF) predicted a bright […]

Samsung Enters Metaverse Through Collaboration with Decentraland ($MANA)

Samsung Electronics America is set to enter the metaverse world through a new collaboration with Ethereum-based platform Decentraland ($MANA). The company is set to open a virtual version of its flagship 837 physical store in the digital world. As The Block reported, the physical store is located at 837 Washington Street in New York City. […]

CNBC’s Brian Kelly Explains Why He Is Bullish on $MANA, $AXS, and $SAND

Recently, hedge fund manager and CNBC contributor Brian Kelly (aka “BK”) explained why he is bullish on three metaverse tokens in 2022. According to his bio on the CNBC website, Kelly is the founder and CEO of BKCM LLC, an asset management firm focused on “global macro and currency investing, including investing in digital currencies.” Furthermore, he is the […]

Coin Bureau’s Top Five Undervalued Metaverse (Virtual Real Estate) Tokens

The host of popular crypto commentary and market analysis show Coin Bureau recently talked about his top five undervalued altcoins in the growing world of virtual real estate and the metaverse. Speaking in a recent YouTube video, Coin Bureau host “Guy” told subscribers that $AXS, a native token of Ethereum-powered monster-battle and non-fungible token (NFT) […]

PwC Hong Kong Buys Land in Ethereum-Powered Metaverse ‘The Sandbox’ ($SAND)

The Sandbox, which is a subsidiary of Animoca Brands, has announced that “PwC Hong Kong has acquired a LAND site in The Sandbox metaverse”. Animoca Brands, which was founded in January 2014 by Yat Siu and David Kim, and its various subsidiaries “develop and publish a broad portfolio of blockchain games, traditional games, and other […]

Coin Bureau Explains His Bullishness on Metaverse Token Gala Games ($GALA)

Recently, the host of the popular crypto commentary and market analysis show Coin Bureau commented on the “play-to-earn” sector.  During a recent YouTube video, Coin Bureau’s pseudonymous host “Guy” told the channel’s 1.78 million susbscribers that $GALA, which is the rhe main cryptocurrency used in the Gala Games Ecosystem, looks poised to be the next […]

Coinbase Explains What Metaverse Is and ‘How Crypto Will Help Make It Real’

On Thursday (December 16), Coinbase Co-Founder and CEO Brian Armstrong CEO and Alex Reeve, Identity Product Lead at Coinbase, shared crypto company’s latest thoughts about the metaverse. In a blog post published yesterday, they started by explaining that Coinbase’s thinking about the Metaverse has been “heavily influenced by venture capitalist and writer Matthew Ball”, who […]

South Korea’s Capital Becomes First City To Welcome the Metaverse With Open Arms

Seoul has become the first city to embrace the virtual landscape and dive into the culture of a new metaverse.  According to a report by UK news outlet Metro, Seoul is the first local government in Korea to develop a “comprehensive long-term plan” for the metaverse. The report claims the city intends to establish a […]

Floki Inu ($FLOKI) Aiming To Launch ‘PlayToEarn NFT Gaming Metaverse’ in February 2022

The team behind meme-based crypto project Floki Inu ($FLOKI), which is one of the strongest competitors to Shiba Inu ($SHIB), has partially revealed its latest strategy for gaining wider adoption. What Is Floki Inu ($FLOKI)? The idea of creating this cryptocurrency was born on June 25 after Dogecoin ($DOGE) advocate Elon Musk tweeted that the […]

Axie Infinity ($AXS) Co-Founder Explains Why Facebook Will ‘Try To Squash’ the Metaverse

Recently, Jeffrey Zirlin, Co-Founder and Growth Lead at Sky Mavis, the developer of Ethereum-powered NFT-based game Axie Infinity ($AXS), made known how he feels about the entry of Facebook (now “Meta”) into the metaverse market. As you may already know, in an open letter published on October 28, Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said: […]

Coin Bureau Host Explains Why He Is Bullish on Axie Infinity, The Sandbox, and Netvrk

Recently, the host of popular crypto trading show Coin Bureau talked about three metaverse projects he is excited about. Speaking in a recent YouTube video, Coin Bureau host “Guy” told followers that three metaverse projects are poised to succeed and possibly warrant long-term investments. Guy highlighted Axie Infinity ($AXS) as his first pick, saying the […]

Pokémon Go Creator Niantic Partnering With Fold To Build a ‘Bitcoin Metaverse’

Bitcoin rewards (cashback) startup Fold is working with Niantic, the mobile games studio best known for developing augmented-reality game (AR) Pokémon Go, to create a metaverse that will allow users to earn Bitcoin by collecting satoshis as they play.    In case you are not familiar with Pokémon Go, here is a brief description from […]

Grayscale Investments: The Metaverse Could One Day Bring In $1 Trillion in Annual Revenue

In a recently-released research report, Grayscale Investments (“Grayscale”), a subsidiary of Digital Currency Group, said that “the market opportunity for bringing the Metaverse to life may be worth over $1 trillion in annual revenue and may compete with Web 2.0 companies worth ~$15 trillion in market value today.” Earlier this month, Grayscale released a 19-page […]

Ethereum-Powered Metaverse ‘The Sandbox’ ($SAND) Just Had $93 Million Funding Round

Ethereum-powered virtual world “The Sandbox” ($SAND) has announced that it managed to raise $93 million in its latest funding round, which was led by SoftBank Group’s second venture capital fund, Vision Fund 2. Here is how Binance Research described The Sandbox back in August 2020: “The Sandbox is a virtual world built on the Ethereum […]

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