mythical games

mythical games

Illustration by Ian Hurley

In Los Angeles—like the startup environment at large—venture funding and valuations skyrocketed in 2021, even as the coronavirus pandemic continued to surge and supply chain issues rattled the economy. The result was a startup ecosystem that continued to build on its momentum, with no shortage of companies raising private capital at billion-dollar-plus unicorn valuations.

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Backed by some powerhouse names in sports including basketball legend Michael Jordan and president of New England Patriots Jonathan Kraft, Sherman Oaks-based Mythical Games raised $150 million bringing the company's valuation to $1.25 billion.

The injection of cash announced on Thursday will give the company the funds it needs to develop its "Mythical Platform," where game players can trade NFTs.

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In-game purchases enhance the gaming experience and create profit for game developers. But what if they were also an investment for gamers?

Los Angeles-based game technology studio Mythical Games is trying to make that happen by bringing NFTs into the gaming world. As blockchain technology and the gaming industry both see a surge in interest, their combination may have been inevitable.

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