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Today, we’re excited to share an update. Since founding Horizon in January 2018, we’ve been on a mission to pioneer a new dimension of gaming that belongs to its players and creators. We’ve been working hard to build the right team, the right technology, and the right products to make this new dimension real. Our team has grown to 24 full-time members, and we are proud of the culture and values we’re building our organization around.

To kick off the year, we raised an additional $5 million in a round led by Initialized Capital. We are welcoming ConsenSys, CMT Digital and Regah Ventures as new investors, and want to thank our existing partners Golden Ventures, DCG and Polychain, for their continued support. We’re honoured to have the strategic and financial backing of world-class partners and experts to supercharge our vision. We’ll use these funds to deliver our first game to market and continue to build and evolve our blockchain infrastructure for open and standardized virtual items. …


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Horizon Blockchain Games — A New Dimension of Gaming — artwork by

Blockchain technology has given rise to a new dimension that will change video games forever. Born from digital origins and still in its infancy, this dimension embodies qualities of both our digital and physical worlds.

Just as the physical world is governed by the laws of physics, this new digitally-derived dimension is governed by the laws of distributed computing and cryptography. It contains intrinsic economics that are governed by blockchain ledgers. Like the digital world, it is made up entirely of information, which can be freely and instantly constructed, modified, transported and repurposed at a granular level.

The unique combination of physical and digital properties form the essence of this new dimension, and it is what we believe will manifest the future of video games. …

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