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Crypto Fundraising weekly
Dates: 14 – 20, Mar 2022

Summary

During this week 24 blockchain startups has raised $1.1B in funding:

  • Series D round: 1 startup $450M
  • Strategic round: 2 startups $292M
  • Unknown round: 8 startups $238M
  • Seed round: 9 startups $59.8M
  • Series A round:   (2 startups) $37M
  • Series B round:   (1 startup) $23.8M
  • Pre-seed round:   (1 startup) $2.4M
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Investments by ecosystem

This week's biggest funding round

ConsenSys raised $450M in a Series D funding round from ParaFi Capital*, Microsoft, SoftBank Fund, Marshall Wace, Anthos Capital, Sound Ventures, Third Point, Corner Ventures, Temasek.

ConsenSys builds Ethereum blockchain infrastructure and applications ranging from developer tools to enterprise solutions.

Pre-seed and Seed investment rounds

Ultiverse raised $4.5M in a Seed funding round from Binance Labs Fund, DeFiance Capital, Three Arrows Capital, SkyVision Capital.

Metaverse startup that is working on connecting blockchain applications with virtual worlds that use tokens to incentivize activities and community building within its ecosystem.

Joyride Games raised $14M in a Seed funding round from Coinbase Ventures, Animoca Brands, Solana Ventures, Dapper Labs, BITKRAFT Ventures, Mirana Ventures.

Web3 Platform for Game Creators.

Coinbooks raised $3.2M in a Seed funding round from Y Combinator*, Multicoin Capital, Lattice Fund, Seed Club, Orange DAO, Jaynti Kanani, Sandeep Nailwal.

The company's platform allows integrating with crypto wallets and existing accounting software to manage both crypto and non-crypto transactions in one place, enabling DAOs and Crypto Companies to save time from manually tracking transactions on excel spreadsheets.

MetaOne raised $1.2M in a Seed funding round from Infinity Ventures Crypto (IVC)*, LucidBlue Ventures, YGG SEA, Algorand Foundation, Pillar VC.

MetaOne is the chain game platform that aims to simplify onboarding and NFT processes via offering gaming data analytics to the gamers community.

Treehouse Finance raised $18M in a Seed funding round from Mirana Ventures, Lightspeed, MassMutual Ventures (MMV), Binance Labs Fund, FinTech Collective, Global Founders Capital (GFC), Jump Capital, Wintermute, GSR Markets LTD, Fundamental Labs, SoftBank Fund.

Treehouse is a DeFi analytics platform that delivers data, analytics, and risk management to DeFi users and to drive community innovation.

Archimedes raised $2.4M in a Pre-seed funding round from Shima Capital*, Hack VC, nfr ventures, Bitscale Capital, Kesha Ventures.

Archimedes Finance is a decentralized lending and borrowing marketplace that allows users to deposit assets and use them as collateral to create leverage positions.

Finblox raised $3.9M in a Seed funding round from Three Arrows Capital, Sequoia Capital, Dragonfly Capital (ex Metastable Capital), CoinFund, Orange DAO, Saison Capital, Venturra Capital, Kyros Ventures, MH Ventures, Ratio Ventures, MSA Capital, First Check Ventures (FCV).

Finblox is a crypto trading app that features FinGPT, an AI-powered financial consultant, offering personalized recommendations and comprehensive solutions for optimizing crypto portfolios. Finblox introduces FBX, its native token, which grants access to exclusive FinGPT features, staking rewards, and processing power, exemplifying the company's commitment to financial inclusivity and innovation in the blockchain space.

Angelic raised $10M in a Seed funding round from Pantera Capital*, Animoca Brands*, Solana Ventures, Mechanism Capital, Morningstar Ventures, Shima Capital, Double Peak Group, Gate Labs, OKX Ventures (ex OKEx Blockdream Ventures), HTX Ventures (ex Huobi Ventures), Signum Capital, Fundamental Labs, Moonrock Capital, GSR Markets LTD, Spark Digital Capital, Exnetwork Capital, Compute Ventures, PathDAO, Waterdrip Capital, Ancient 8, UOB Venture Management, Mintable, Paribus Ventures, BreederDAO, SL2 Capital, UniX Gaming, Rainmaker Games, Play It Forward DAO, QI Capital.

Narrative Multiplayer Strategy RPG Enhanced by the Blockchain and Set in a Collaborative Sci-Fi Universe.

Swell raised $3.8M in a Seed funding round from Framework Ventures, IOSG Ventures, Apollo Capital.

Swell Network is a permissionless, non-custodial, and liquid ETH staking protocol that is built for stakers, node operators, and the Ethereum ecosystem. A community-driven and open-source protocol backed by the industry's leading funds and angels.

Unloc raised $1.3M in a Seed funding round from Stratos Technologies, Solana Ventures, Autonomy Capital.

A platform where users can borrow against their NFTs on Solana.

Other investment rounds

XPLA (ex C2X) raised $25M in a  funding round from FTX Ventures, Jump Crypto, Animoca Brands, Hashed, Terra, Transcend Fund, DeFiance Capital, Infinity Ventures Crypto (IVC), HTX Ventures (ex Huobi Ventures), Crypto.com Capital, Play Ventures.

XPLA is a blockchain platform focused on gaming, content, and entertainment. It leverages partnerships with Web 2 content providers to overcome the cold start problem and aims to create an ecosystem of media content while ensuring compatibility with Ethereum-based blockchain and decentralized applications.

A Far Away Realm (AFAR) raised $10M in a Series A  funding round from Dialectic, Merit Circle, Dragonfly Capital (ex Metastable Capital), DeFiance Capital, Animoca Brands, Razer, Dapper Labs, Maven 11 Capital, Nick Chong, Santiago R. Santos, Gabby Dizon.

A Far Away Realm (AFAR) is a unique third-person platform game and a metaverse of fun and adventures, accessible through PC or browser, that combines elements of arcade and shooter gameplay with blockchain technology. Developed by Lava Labs.

Optimism raised $150M in a  funding round from Andreessen Horowitz (a16z crypto), Paradigm.

Optimism is a Layer 2 scaling solution for Ethereum that can support all of Ethereum's Dapps. Instead of running all computation and data on the Ethereum network, Optimism puts all transaction data on-chain and runs computation off-chain, increasing Ethereum's transactions per second and decreasing transaction fees.

Mina Protocol (ex Coda Protocol) raised $92M in a Strategic  funding round from FTX Ventures*, Three Arrows Capital*, Circle Ventures, Pantera Capital, Alan Howard, Amber Group, Blockchain.com (Blockchain Ventures), Brevan Howard Digital, Finality Capital.

The world’s lightest blockchain, creating a private gateway between the real world and crypto.

Moonwell raised $10M in a  funding round from Hypersphere, Arrington Capital.

Moonwell is an open lending, borrowing, and decentralized finance protocol built on Moonbeam & Moonriver.

Itheum raised undisclosed amount in a  funding round from Ascensive Assets, Mechanism Capital, ZBS Capital, Elrond, Woodstock, Skynet Trading, Spark Digital Capital, Double Top, MHC Digital Finance.

Itheum is a startup, enabling data to be transformed into assets and traded in an open marketplace.

Aptos raised $200M in a Strategic  funding round from Andreessen Horowitz (a16z crypto), Multicoin Capital, Coinbase Ventures, Three Arrows Capital, ParaFi Capital, Hashed, Variant Fund, Tiger Global, BlockTower Capital, FTX Ventures, Paxos.

Aptos is a Layer 1 blockchain on a mission to help people achieve universal and fair access to decentralized assets in a safe and scalable way.

Crypto Unicorns raised $26M in a  funding round from The Chernin Group (TCG Crypto), Backed, ACME capital, BITKRAFT Ventures, Delphi Digital, Infinity Ventures Crypto (IVC), Polygon Studios, Emfarsis, BreederDAO.

A leading non-fungible token (NFT) collection on the Polygon blockchain.

Zebec raised $21M in a  funding round from Circle Ventures, Coinbase Ventures, Solana Ventures, Lightspeed, Alameda Research.

Revolutionary DeFi technology that empowers real-time, frictionless and continuous streams of payments. Zebec aims to transform payroll, token vesting and subscription.

Rebel Bots raised $2M in a  funding round from Animoca Brands*, Ubisoft, Overwolf.

Rebel Bots is a cross platform card battle game.

Gauntlet raised $23.8M in a Series B  funding round from Ribbit Capital*, Polychain Capital, Paradigm.

Gauntlet builds a blockchain simulation and testing platform for financial systems.

Magic Eden raised $27M in a Series A  funding round from Paradigm, Sequoia Capital, Greylock.

Magic Eden is an NFT marketplace on Solana for users to discover, trade, and create NFTs.

Delysium raised $4M in a  funding round from Galaxy Interactive*, Republic Crypto*, Alameda Research*, Anthos Capital, Y2Z Ventures, Tess Ventures, Zonff Partners, Infinity Ventures Crypto (IVC), LucidBlue Ventures, UniX Gaming, Ancient 8, PathDAO, YGG SEA, Mask Network, Metasense DAO.

Delysium is an open-world, AI-powered, player-owned MMO game where players can participate in diverse game modes, explore customizable universes, create various personalized physical assets, narrative assets, and native AI MetaBeings.

* fund, that lead investment round

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