Animoca Brands

investment firm


Animoca Brands focuses on driving digital property rights via NFTs and gaming to help build the open metaverse.


Last Funding Type
Private Equity(PE)
Last Funding Money Raised
Apps,Blockchain,Casual Games,Developer Platform,Video Games
Founded date
Jan 1, 2014
Number Of Employee
101 - 250
Operating Status
Stock Symbol
Animoca Brands KK The Sandbox

Animoca Brands, a Deloitte Tech Fast winner and ranked in the Financial Times list of High Growth Companies Asia-Pacific 2021, is a leader in digital entertainment, blockchain, and gamification that is working to advance digital property rights and contribute to the establishment of an open metaverse. The company develops and publishes a broad portfolio of products including the REVV token and SAND token; original games including The Sandbox, Crazy Kings, and Crazy Defense Heroes; and products utilizing popular intellectual properties including Disney, WWE, Snoop Dogg, The Walking Dead, Power Rangers, MotoGP™, and Formula E. It has multiple subsidiaries, including The Sandbox, Blowfish Studios, Quidd, GAMEE, nWay, Pixowl, Forj, Lympo, Grease Monkey Games, Eden Games, Darewise Entertainment, Notre Game, and TinyTap. Animoca Brands has a growing portfolio of more than 340 investments, including Colossal, Axie Infinity, OpenSea, Dapper Labs (NBA Top Shot), Yield Guild Games, Harmony, Alien Worlds, Star Atlas, and others. For more information visit

Funding Rounds

Number of Funding Rounds
Total Funding Amount
$790.37M $16.90M
Animoca Brands has raised a total of $790.37M $16.90M in funding over 2 rounds. Their latest funding was raised on Sep 22, 2022 from a Secondary Market round.
Announced Date Round Money Raised Number of Investors Lead Investors Post Valuation
Sep 22, 2022 Secondary Market $16M 1 True Global Ventures (TGV) Detail
Sep 22, 2022 Series Unknown $5M 1 True Global Ventures (TGV) Detail
Sep 8, 2022 Private Equity(PE) $110M 5 GGV Capital
Temasek Holdings
Jul 25, 2022 Secondary Market 1 Detail
Jul 12, 2022 Series C $75M 5 Detail


Number of Investments
Number of Lead Investments
Animoca Brands has made 146 investments. Their most recent investment was on Mar 27, 2023, when Particle Network raised $7M.
Date Company Name
Round Money Raised Industry Lead Investor
Mar 27, 2023 Particle Network
Seed $7M Information Technology
Jan 21, 2023 Polyhedra Network
Seed $10M Web Development
Dec 8, 2022 Earn Alliance
Seed $4.75M Blockchain
Dec 8, 2022 Metagood
Pre-seed $5M Cryptocurrency
Dec 1, 2022 Liqwid Labs
Seed $2.70M Blockchain

Employee Profiles

Number of Employee Profiles
Animoca Brands has 16 current employee profiles, including Executive Yat Siu
Board member
Board member
Board member


Animoca Brands has had 8 exits. Animoca Brands most notable exits include Pixelynx ,   TinyTap

Date Company Name Exit Type Industry
Dec 6, 2022 Pixelynx M&A Gaming Detail
Jun 16, 2022 TinyTap M&A Apps Detail
Jan 21, 2021 Versus Systems IPO Advertising Platforms Detail
Aug 24, 2020 Olivex IPO Artificial Intelligence Detail
Apr 12, 2019 Skytree Digital M&A Mobile Detail


Animoca Brands has acquired 23 organizations. Their most recent acquisition was Web Prancer on Jan 1, 2014. They acquired Web Prancer for 0.

Date Company Name
Industry Acquisition Type Price
Jan 1, 2014 Web Prancer
Android acquisition Detail
Jul 4, 2016 TicBits
Media and Entertainment acquisition € 2.35M Detail
Mobile acquisition $ 752.26K Detail
Feb 7, 2018 Tribeflame
Casual Games acquisition $ 433K Detail
Aug 26, 2018 Pixowl
Casual Games acquisition $ 4.87M Detail