CCP Games Secures $40M for New AAA Game
CCP Games, the creators of EVE Online, have secured $40M in financing to build a new AAA title utilizing blockchain technology, set within the EVE Universe, according to a tweet from the company.
- The financing was led by Andreessen Horowitz (a16z), with participation from Makers Fund, BITKRAFT, Kingsway Capital, HASHED, Nexon, and additional participants.
- The new title's production is separate from current and previously disclosed projects, including EVE Online.
- The game will utilize smart-contract blockchain technology, focusing on persistence, composability and open third-party development.
- The new title will enable the full-scale development of a new AAA title utilizing blockchain technology, set within the EVE Universe.
❗Why It Matters
The financing secured by CCP Games will enable the company to build a new AAA title that utilizes blockchain technology, which could set a new standard for the gaming industry. CCP Games EVE Online has already established an economy with millions of players and billions of items, potentially onboarding a major new group of participants to blockchain gaming.
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