It’s time for part seven of gaming and entertainment startups and companies assisting in the popularization and growth of the Metaverse powered by the Metaverse Insider. In case you missed out on the first instalment, here is the link to it.
1. AnRKey X
Based in Singapore, AnRKey X is a multi-release DeFi game studio and all-in-one Play to Earn platform powering gamers and creators in the Metaverse.
Enabling a community-owned and fully decentralized gaming economy that makes it easy for billions of gamers and creators around the world to easily monetize their gameplay, participate in the ownership and earn real money, AnRKey X was founded in 2020 by J.D. Salbego.
2. Crazy Lad Animation Studio
Founded in 2020 by Yash Bhatt and Rahul Shah, Crazy Lad Animation Studio is an Ahmedabad, India-based startup that provides high-quality animation and VFX services.
The startup can deliver top-notch visuals and stunning graphics, AR, VR, and big-screen animations.
Damage is the creative agency that focuses on engaging consumers through the virtual frontier of gaming and streaming. The agency’s capabilities include brand strategy, creative, digital, social, influencer marketing, experiential, and pro team partnerships.
With headquarters in Los Angeles, California, Damage was founded in 2020 by Johnny Ward, Tyrone Wang, Brian Kim, William Wu, and Paul Sams and delivers thought-provoking, category-shattering campaigns and content that resonates with its community, consistently delivering provocative and authentic ideation for its clients to ingrain their brand with gamers.
4. Protagonist Pad
A Canadian startup hailing from Montreal, Quebec, Protagonist Pad is a virtual ecosystem combining NFT-backed blockchain gaming and a platform for growing new IDO products.
Founded in 2021 by Ramy C., its PROPAD ecosystem fuels the future of mass-market blockchain applications built inside the metaverse. As well as this, it is an incubator that helps release new IDO projects that will make an impact on the world.
Having assembled the best talents across multiple industries from Ubisoft, Rockstar Games, Disney, Nickelodeon, Gumi, and McKinsey to create the next-gen social MMO, Darewise is an independent video game start-up studio based in Paris, France. Founded in 2018 by Benjamin Charbit and Samuel Kahn — veterans of the AAA games industry — it has quickly grown to a team of over forty international talents situated across Europe.
The company believes that tomorrow’s social platform will be the one where gaming, social networking, content creation, and revenue making will come together.