>$269m funding for NFT startups in April and May 2021
NFTalley raised $1m seed on 28th April from X21, Amesten Capital, AU21, and Moonwhale Ventures.
bitski raised $19m series a, as a follow-up to a previous seed round of $1.8m from Justin Blau, Mr. Beast, a16z, Jay-Z, Jay Brown, Galaxy Digital, Serena Williams, AG Artists, Metapurse, Troy Carter, Ari Emmanuel, Kindred Ventures, Winklevoss Capital and Coinbase Ventures.
bittropic, a Chinese NFT trading platform raised $30m series a from Penguin capital.
element raised $1.5m seed at a pre-money of $48.50m from Tim Draper, SIG corporation, Dragonfly Capital, and INCE Capital.
big time studios raised $10.3m seed on 12th April from Alameda Research, Circle Financial Group, Digital Currency Group, FBG Capital, North Island Ventures, OK Blockchain Capital, and Sound Ventures. the company is going to raise another $11m to invest in gaming companies to enable them to adopt its technology.
animoca brands raised $88M at a $1b valuation from Kingsway Capital, RIT Capital Partners, HashKey Fintech Investment Fund, AppWorks Fund, LCV Fund, Huobi, Octava, Ellerston Capital, Perennial, Axia Infinity Ventures, SNZ, Liberty City Ventures, Metapurse and others.
hashmix raised $3m seed on 14th May from HashKey Capital, SevenX Ventures, GBV Capital, Fenbushi Capital, FBG Capital, Kenetic Capital, Continue Capital, and LongHash Ventures.
realfevr raised $2.67m series a at a pre-money valuation of $16.75m from Shilling VC, Moonrock Capital, Morningstar Ventures, and SportMultimedia.
mint songs raised $1.22m seed from a group of undisclosed investors.
cryptoc labs raised $1.6m seed at a pre-money valuation of $15m from a group of angel investors, Conflux, Suji Yan, Metaverse Capital and Rebase D Ventures.
oneof raised $63m series a from Sangha Capital, Bill Tai, Jack Herrick, Suna Said and the Tezos Foundation.
snark.art raised $1.5m seed from Alphemy Capital.
*data till 27th May 2021