The third Virtual Lands Presale by The Sandbox has generated around $440,000 in Ethereum (3300 ETH) within 6 hours, information made available by Animoca Brands, the firm behind the sales, has shown.
The blockchain-based Virtual Lands Presale in Atari Theme Park Neighborhood was welcomed from far and wide.
In an announcement by Animoca Brands and its affiliates, TSB Gaming Ltd, the presale is a preparation for the platform’s forthcoming decentralized social multiplayer gaming platform, The Sandbox. During the presale, 12,384 unique LAND parcels were sold.
The quick sell-out was tagged historic by observers considering that the world is at present is in crisis due to the COVID-19 global pandemic which has brought devastation to the cryptocurrency world at large.
The sales, according to the release, is the fastest-selling NFT (non-fungible token) presale in the videogame industry.
According to Sebastien Borget, COO & Co-Founder of The Sandbox, the firm is “building a deeply immersive virtual worlds metaverse where creators get the chance to make games next to gaming giants such as Atari.”
“We want to make The Sandbox a fun and creative virtual world where players can express, own and trade their creativity, and we’re greatly looking forward to unveiling more partners in our gaming platform.”
Not long, Animoca Brands revealed that The Sandbox (TSB Gaming) received around US$2m investment in 2019 from Square Enix, True Global Ventures, and B Cryptos. Before the investment spray, TSB Gaming had raised around US$2.5m via SAND and SAFE.