Animoca Brands and Blowfish Studios announced today that they raised almost $20M during the Planet Private Sale for Phantom Galaxies. The project is one of the most anticipated AAA blockchain games.
Animoca Brands and Blowfish Studios Phantom Galaxies Private Planet Sale Oversubscribed
During the sale, 7,734 Planets and Asteroids (“Planets”) were sold for a total of US$19.3 million. Among the project’s strategic supporters are Sequoia China, Liberty City Ventures, GameFi Ventures, Everest Ventures Group, Terrace Tower Group, and Dapper Labs. Several gaming guilds also participated in the sale, including Avocado DAO, YGG, and YGG SEA.
Planets are key in-game assets for Phantom Galaxies. They represent the game’s user-ownable real estate. Each Planet will have its specific coordinates within the game universe. It will also have randomised traits that make it unique.
Owners will have full digital property rights over Planets. Moreover, they can monetize them by building structures, such as marketplaces and hangars. Ultimately, they can choose their Planet’s governance system.
About Phantom Galaxies
Phantom Galaxies is an open-world mech combat game developed by Blowfish Studios. It will be one of the first blockchain-based AAA games appealing to both traditional gamers and Web3 enthusiasts. Three of the four episodes of the Alpha version are already available and we can expect early access to its Beta launch in Q3 2022.
As of writing, there are over 125,000 users actively playing the Alpha version of Phantom Galaxies. In addition, there are over 500,000 owners of the NFTs granting access to the Alpha game. These NFTs have generated over 1,700 in ETH trading volume on OpenSea.