Atari Invests in Ethereum Game 'The Sandbox'

Atari Invests in Ethereum Game 'The Sandbox'

Ethereum game, The Sandbox sold out an incredible 12,384 LAND parcels, raising 3,330 ETH in less than six hours yesterday.

It’s the third sale to completely sell out for the game that has partnered with gaming giant Atari. It also makes it the fastest-selling presale in the gaming industry.

This latest round included 19 new investors including Atari, who will all set to stake a claim in The Sandbox Metaverse.

Virtual Worlds a Welcome Break From Coronavirus Isolation

The latest LAND sale comes at a time when most people are locked up at home due to coronavirus, so a virtual world is an attractive proposition for gamers. But still, the amount sold is impressive.

The previous two sales took place in December 2019 and February this year, selling 6,192 and 12,384 LAND parcels, respectively. The three sales combined make it 21,576 LAND parcels sold to date, which equates to just under 20% of the total LAND that will be sold. Read More...