The funds raised will be used to further expand and improve the growing game.
TORONTO, April 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Farm Me, the fantasy metaverse experience, announces the successful fundraising of a total of $3.9 million aided by the reputable backers NEAR, HUOBI & strategic partners, in addition to an initial NFT offering (INO) campaign.
The funds raised will be used to further expand the game ecosystem and pave the way for other non-fungible token (NFT) games to join the metaverse.
“As a potential Game Fi project developed by Vietnamese, Farm Me possesses many strengths to become a rising star in the NFT game industry, with a development team that is confident in the quality of the game and ready to listen to contributions from the community,” said Oliver Barker, Senior Grant Operations Associate of NEAR Grant Foundation.
“The trust placed in our team by the investors and the players are testament to the work we have done in improving Farm Me. We will continue to strive and work even harder to create even more memorable moments for everyone in our metaverse,” said Viet Nguyen, CEO of Farm Me.
Building the Future
Utilizing the unique game infrastructure (G-INFA) platform, players will be able to access a limitless range of experiences, share resources, and enjoy the various storylines and gaming content in one convenient location. The shared nature of the ecosystem will only continue to grow, with both players and developers set to benefit.
The team behind Farm Me is well aware of the need to support the project consistently and will look to improve the product and gameplay further while creating more opportunities for growth for investors.
The upcoming roadmap for Farm Me will include the following updates:
March 25 – April 2
April 5 – 7
Game Roadmap in April & May
The early weeks of April will also see more updates come to the Android versions of Farm Me, and players can look forward to the addition of a new Forest map to the game.
A brand-new area full of exciting new activities, the Farm me team is adding more interesting elements to the new area, with a Vietnamese village, ninja clans, Vikings, and even people of the Mesopotamia era all adding a cultural touch. A fresh new adventure awaits, and players will soon be able to enjoy all the new details with stunning visuals.
Since Farm Me first launched its Alpha version back in December 2021, the game has reached several milestones as the development team focused on improving gameplay. 60,000 registrants helped to test the game throughout the two Alpha and four Beta stages, leading to the sale of over 6,900 NFT boxes during the pre-INO and INO period in February and March 2022.
The launch of the full game on March 15 brought in over 6,800 players in the first week before the project’s IDO launch. $NEAR tokens from the NEAR FOUNDATION GRANTS PROGRAM will be used to reward players, and the buzz around Farm Me has been apparent, with high traffic coming in via social media channels and the game’s official website. It has also attracted players from different regions across the globe, including 49% Vietnamese, 14% Portuguese, 9% Indonesian, 6% Thailand, 4% Filipinos, 2% Chinese, 2% Indian and 12% others…
With the additional funds raised, Farm Me will continue to grow and help elevate the GameFi industry even more in the coming months.
About Farm Me
Farm Me is a multiplayer-building game that runs on the AURORA.dev-blockchain platform as one of the first GameFi of NEAR ecosystem. It was inspired by popular traditional games such as Harvest Moon, Hay Day, and more. Using AR/VR technology, FarmMe created a universe on the cloud with multiple enchanted lands for players to play and earn. With distinctive features and an engaging storyline, Farm Me is not only a marketplace to earn but also a real game to satisfy even the most hardcore gamers.
Doan Nguyen Ha – Head of Community