Epic Games, developer company of popular video-game Fortnite, supported venture company Hadean, which develops metaverse infrastructure, by participating in a recent investment round. In the investment tour led by the European investment company Molten Ventures, Hadean raised a total of $30 million worth of funds. In addition to Epic Games, 2050 Capital, Alumni Ventures, Aster Capital, Entrepreneur First and InQTel also participated in the tour.
According to the transferred details; Hadean, which builds virtual worlds, plans to use the funds it collects to build secure, compliant and scalable metaverse infrastructures. Marc Petit, Epic Games’ Vice President of Unreal Engine Ecosystem; He points out that Hadean’s computing power will provide the infrastructure they need while building a scalable metaverse. Petit also; He also underlines that Hadean’s technology complements Epic Games’ Unreal game engine in terms of enabling large numbers of simultaneous users and providing new tools that developers need.
Hadean is expected to build the infrastructure that will bring metaverse capabilities to the Unreal game engine.
Hadean has previously signed deals with other video-game giants.
On the other hand, Unreal Engine; creates photorealistic and three-dimensional visuals for content such as games, movies and simulations. Fortnite, which has more than 80 million monthly active users and an average of 3 million online users, is also powered by the Unreal game engine. It is known that Hadean has previously signed deals with video-game giants such as Sony and Mojang Studios.