In its personal bid to develop into often called the ‘Pixar of Web3’, blockchain gaming studio Cauldron has introduced that it’s secured over $6.6 million in funding. Funding was led by Cherry Ventures, with follow-up participation from Seedcamp, Cassius and Playfair.
The announcement got here after additionally managing to lift $1.4 million throughout a pre-seed fund spherical roughly six months in the past. To perform its targets, the funding shall be used to employees up on creatives from each the gaming and movie worlds.
Whereas it does sound like a lofty purpose, Pixar is an fascinating level of reference, as narrative-driven tales are a extra vacant house in Internet 3, in accordance with Mark Warrick – Cauldron’s Founder and CEO talked about throughout his TechCrunch interview. “An enormous bit lacking from Web3 gaming is storytelling … folks aren’t actually coming again as a result of there isn’t a cause to return again[.]”.
This give attention to storytelling makes up the crux of Venture Nightshade and the event of three distinct digital worlds – every with their thematic aesthetics.
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