Starbots Raises $2.4M in Funding


Starbots, a Road Town, BVI-based maker of a battle NFT game on Solana, raised $2.4M in funding.

Backers included Impossible Finance, Defi Alliance, Solar Eco Fund, Parsiq, OKEx Blockdream Ventures, TomoChain, Game Studio, LuaVentures, Kyber Network, Solscan, Kyros Ventures, BigCoin Capital, Good Game Guilds, TK Ventures,Quadhorn Guild and Real Deal Guild.

The company intends to use the funds to accelerate growth, expand operations and its business reach.

Led by Kien Vuong, CEO, Starbots has developed a robot battle NFT game on Solana where players can strategically assemble their own robots to win battles, complete missions, and conquer new lands. Inspired by Battlebots, The auto-battlebot game on the Solana blockchain allows users to constantly grind for new robot parts and switch them out continuously for in-game battles instead of having them lay around or be thrown back & forth on the marketplace.

An additional factor includes unpredictable combat results, in cartoonish notion action.

Starbots also features an advisory board which includes Bored Elon, the founder of MetaMars; Calvin Chu, the core builder at Impossible Finance; William Robinson, core Contributor of DeFi Alliance, and Long Vuong, the founder of TomoChain.