OKEx Blockdream Ventures, Mark Cuban, Others
OVERLAND PARK, Kan.,– CryptoSlam, a leading provider of data and transparency for the NFT industry, today announced the close of an oversubscribed $9 million capital raise.
The strategic seed round was led by Animoca Brands, the company driving digital property rights via NFTs and gaming to build the open metaverse, with participation from CryptoSlam pre-seed investors Mark Cuban and Sound Ventures, the venture capital firm founded by Ashton Kutcher and Guy Oseary.
“NFTs entered the mainstream this past year and are here to stay,” said Randy Wasinger, Founder and CEO of CryptoSlam. “Since 2018, we’ve been laying the groundwork to provide ultimate transparency for the NFT industry, and this strategic capital raise marks a key milestone for us as we continue to grow along with it. We’re blessed to have Animoca Brands, Mark Cuban and an incredible list of other strategic investors aligned with us as we take this next step forward.”
“Cross-chain aggregation and analysis of NFT data are services essential to the development of the open metaverse, and CryptoSlam has clearly established itself as a leader in this area. We’re thrilled to support this talented team,” said Yat Siu, executive chairman and co-founder of Animoca Brands.
Mark Cuban added, “I’m excited about what CryptoSlam has accomplished to be the de facto source of information and pricing on all things NFT.”
Other investors in the round include OKEx Blockdream Ventures, the venture arm of cryptocurrency exchange OKEx, blockchain protocols…