THE SANDBOX METAVERSE ACCELERATOR PROGRAM

USD $50M to Accelerate 100 Startups

Overview

In partnership with The Sandbox, a leading decentralized gaming metaverse, Brinc has launched The Sandbox Metaverse Accelerator Program as a dedicated track within Launchpad Luna

The program’s core directive is to support the launch of new startups that can contribute to the growth and expansion of The Sandbox ecosystem by building unique experiences and populating the platform with fresh creativity and new content. The Sandbox metaverse aims to revolutionise how people interact in their day-to-day lives, including how users interact socially, shop, or consume entertainment.

Pioneering blockchain startups in the fields of art, collectibles, culture, entertainment, gaming, media, content, and streaming, are encouraged to apply. Accelerated startups will be empowered to contribute to The Sandbox’s rapidly growing ecosystem and actively engage with its existing and growing user base. 

Join the leading Metaverse program and get access and support from the best network of mentors and experts available.

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Our Offer

Investment Ticket: UP TO 250,000 in USD/USDT/SAND Tokens

Program Equity Alignment: Negotiable

Why Join Us?

The goal of the program is to support the launch of new startups to produce and publish excellent games and other experiences for players of The Sandbox to visit, play and enjoy. Startups will be able to monetise this experience when it is launched while keeping full ownership and copyright of their work. 

Through the program, startup teams will be able to access:

In addition to funding, startups accepted into the program will receive hands-on support from The Sandbox, Brinc and Animoca Brands’ network of mentors, experts and corporate partners working towards the advancement of the Blockchain space, including Holly Liu (co-founder at Kabam), Pavel Bains (co-founder at Bluezelle), Republic Crypto, Dragonfly Capital, True Global Ventures, Holly Atkinson (Former Head of Metaverse Technology at Boson Protocol), Leah Callon-Butler (Director of Emfarsis and Columnist at CoinDesk); plus Web 3.0 leaders such as Binance, Altitude Games and various others …

Investment Verticals

Pioneering blockchain startups, in any field, that can contribute to the growth and expansion of The Sandbox ecosystem by building unique experiences and populating the platform with fresh creativity and new content are encouraged to apply.

ART & Collectibles

Digital art, collectibles, platforms, limited edition digital goods and related activities

ESPORTS & GAMING

NFTs and digital assets, blockchain games and gaming ecosystems

MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT

Music, media, streaming, entertainment and related activities

Application Requirements

Priority will be given to teams that:

Program Requirements*

Startups successfully accepted into our accelerator program will need to:
*For more information about out program requirements, you can read our FAQ page.

Ready to apply?

Applications are now open until February 27th, 2022!

Ready to apply?

Applications are now closed. Complete the interest form below to get notified when applications open again for the next cohort!

Program partners

partners

Global diverse talent

Our seasoned team of advisors from diverse backgrounds is critical for your long-term success, delivering value and supporting our founders on their journey to building profitable companies whilst addressing some of the world’s most pressing issues.

mentors

Sebastien-Borget-1

Sebastien Borget

Co-founder, The Sandbox & Chairman of the Blockchain Gamer Alliance
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Holly Liu

Co-founder, Kabam & Visiting Partner, Y-Combinator
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Yat Siu

Chairman, Animoca Brands
Holly Atkinson

Holly Atkinson

Lead Blockchain Developer, The Sandbox
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Manav Gupta

Founder & CEO, Brinc
Serena Tabacchi

Serena Tabacchi

Partnership Manager, The Sandbox
Luiz Octávio Gonçalves Neto

Luiz Octávio Gonçalves Neto

Founder & CEO,
Dux Blockchain Games
Bowie Lau

Bowie Lau

Director, MaGEHold
Steven Bryson-Haynes

Steven Bryson-Haynes

VP Business Development - NFT & GAMING,
Polygon Studios
Leah Callon-Butler

Leah Callon-Butler

Emfarsis, Director

Yam Karkai

Co-Founder, World of Women

Yingzi Yuan

Founder & Builder, Metaverse Summit

Serena Tabacchi

Director & Co-Founder, Museum of Contemporary Digital Art
Marcus Bläsche

Marcus Bläsche

Marketing Director, The Sandbox
Marion Choufa

Marion Choufa

Communication Manager, The Sandbox
Aleksander Larsen

Aleksander Larsen

Co-Founder & COO, Axie Infinity
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Gwendolyn Regina

Investment Director, Binance Smart Chain Fund
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Mai Fujimoto

Miss Bitcoin
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Erika Evasdottir

Managing Director, Centrium Advisory Services
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Pavel Bains

CEO & Co-founder, Bluzelle
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Sandra Wu

Managing Director, Centrium Advisory Services
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Mateen Soudagar

DCLBlogger
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Chris Gonsalves

Co-Founder and CEO, CommunityGaming.io
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James Ho

Director of Strategic Partnerships, Animoca Brands
Ada-Jonuse

Ada Jonuse

Co-founder & CEO, Lympo
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Galen Law-Kun

Member of the PwC FinTech & Crypto team
Luna-_-Edith-Yeung

Edith Yeung

General Partner, Race Capital
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Scott Bunny

Head of Strategic Partnership, Amasa.io
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Luna Javier

Co-founder & Creative Director, Altitude Games
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Jerome Wong

Co-Founder, Everest Ventures Group (evg.co)
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Mia Deng

Partner, Dragonfly Capital
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WhaleShark

Founder, $WHALE & leading NFT collector
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Gabby Dizon

Co-Founder, Yield Guild Games
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Twobadour

Luna-_-Cecilia-Li

Cecilia Li

Ecosystem Officer, Mask Network Investor, Formless Capital
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Metakovan

Luna-_-Anabelle-Huang

Annabelle Huang

Partner, Amber Group
Ray-Lu

Ray Lu

CEO & Co-founder, Bit.Country
Adam Haklili

Adam Haklili

Managing Partner, WWVentures
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William Deane

Managing Director, Exto Partners & B3V Fund
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Michael Kam

Co-founder, Double Peak
Steve-Ip

Steve Ip

Founder, Conductive Research
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Peter Hammond

Director & Co-founder, Exto Partners & B3V Fund
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Tadas Maurukas

Co-founder & CEO, Blockchain Center
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Flora Sun

COO, FEATURED by Binance
Luna-_-Akshat-Vaidya

Akshat Vaidya

Head of Corporate Development & Strategic Finance, BitMEX
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TJ Kawamura

Partner, Republic Crypto
Luna-_-David-Streltsoff

David Streltsoff

Chief Revenue Officer, Efficient Frontier
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Joichi Ito

Partner, Neoteny
Luna-_-Aly-Madhavji

Aly Madhavji

Managing Partner, Blockchain Founders Fund
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Anuke Ganegoda

Business Lead, Dapper Labs
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Kelly Choo

Co-founder, ReferReach Partner, True Global Ventures
Keyvan-Peymani

Keyvan Peymani

Head of Startup Marketing, AWS & World Economic Forum
Alex So

Alex So

Group Managing Partner, FastLane Group
Babu SK

Babu SK

Founding Partner, True Global Ventures
Patricia Auer

Patricia Auer

Blockchain Accelerator Director, Brinc
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Eugene Yi

Vice President of Creative Development & Strategy, Kuku Studios
Estefania-Almeida

Estefania Almeida

Portfolio Management, Brinc
Daniel Mak

Daniel Mak

Blockchain & NFT Program Manager, Brinc
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Glycel Nacinopa

Operations & Marketing Manager, Brinc
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Edwin Lee

Program Operations, Brinc
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Guillermo Ginesta

Managing Director, Brinc Hong Kong
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Minal Mirpuri

Portfolio Support, Brinc

Frequently Asked Questions

Applications are now open until February 27th, 2022!

Ready to apply?

Applications are now open until February 27th, 2022!

Ready to apply?

Applications are now open until February 27th, 2022!

Ready to apply?

Applications are now closed. Complete the interest form below to get notified when applications open again for the next cohort!