A collaboration for gamers and blockchain fans alike. Goldman Sachs and Voodoo have tied arms to make the future of game development.
This isn’t Goldman Sachs first rodeo with blockchain technology, they are very much in favour of blockchains it turns out. Early 2021 the financial powerhouse co-led the first public issuance on the Ethereum public blockchain for the European Investment bank. In fact, Goldman Sachs has a whole webpage dedicated to blockchains and their possibilities. The Goldman Sachs and Voodoo partnership seemed obvious as they are both the top dogs of what they do.
Voodoo is a French-based gaming development company. You know that game which is everywhere at the moment, Helix Jump? Voodoo developed it. In additon, they have launched over 100 games and can boast over 5 billion downloads, when split between over 100 games that amount is tasty. The combined amount of monthly users spanning across all of their games is 300 million, it is safe to say that the team at Voodoo are not only experts in development but also marketing.
Voodoo has now focused on blockchains and Golden Sachs is investing 200 million over the course of 12 months. They aim to create studios to develop blockchain games. Voodoo is using the money to fund a startup gaming studio and 20 internal studios. The game development company are taking developers beta version games to see which ones they can bring to the market. In conclusion, it will be exciting to see where Goldman Sachs and Voodoo will go.