Ubisoft, the video game company has selected the 12 blockchain startups that will comprise the 6th season of its Entrepreneurs Lab program, which will follow the “blockchain and positive entertainment products and services” theme.
The Entrepreneur Lab program aims to cooperate with startups working on developing the entertainment and technology of the future based on a common theme chosen by Ubisoft for each of its seasons.
The 12 blockchain startups selected for this iteration will receive support from Ubisoft experts on topics of common interest for the participants in the form of online means despite the program being anchored to Ubisoft’s incubator in Paris.
Virginie Haas, Chief Studios Operating Officer, referred to the new season of the program by stating:
“The Entrepreneurs Lab is a great program for innovative startups to collaborate closely with Ubisoft and for us to mutually benefit from each other’s expertise and ideas. In addition to our continued focus on Blockchain, this season’s track on creating positive impacts through entertainment is perfectly aligned with Ubisoft’s mission to enrich players’ lives through original and memorable game experiences. We are excited to welcome these startups to the program and start shaping the future of entertainment together.”
The 12 companies selected for the latest iteration of the program are located all around the world, with only one of them having participated in a previous season.
The companies that will be partaking in this season are Aleph (France), Anybrain (Portugal), Atlantide (France), BrainLeap (United States), Crucible (United Kingdom), Game Academy (United Kingdom), Guild of Guardians (Australia), Horizon (Canada), Lexiko (France), NonFungible (Canada), and Virtuleap (Portugal).
While all of the companies have a connection to blockchain technology, their backgrounds differ as some of them offer cloud infrastructure, security/anti-fraud solutions, SDK, WEB3, and NFT solutions, while…