[Ambr Co., Ltd.]
ambr Co., Ltd., which handles social VR services originating in Japan, raised a total of 100 million yen. Recruitment will be strengthened to further develop the virtual world.
Corporation ambr Ambr Co., Ltd., a social VR service originating in Japan, has raised a total of ¥ 100 million. Recruitment will be strengthened to further develop the virtual world. “Hello, Virtual World.” ………………………………………………………………………………………… Ambr Co., Ltd., which develops social VR services originating in Japan (Setagaya-ku, Tokyo; CEO, Takuya Nishimura, hereinafter “ambr”) Through the allotment of new shares and the borrowing from Japan Finance Corporation, we completed the raising of 100 million yen in total.
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■ Purpose of fund raising We raised funds for the purpose of investing in: Continuous development and operation of virtual world “ambr” Support for other VR devices (currently compatible with Oculus Go) Reinforce further development systems to improve technology development capabilities / creativity With the above investment, we will expand our business. About the virtual world ambr -A new social virtual world accessible by VR devices- Virtual World “ambr” is a new virtual world accessible from VR devices. Users can access as avatars and enjoy communication and games in the virtual world with other users. In addition, ambr aims at a virtual world that develops with the users and the community. In addition to continuously expanding space and functions, we plan to build a mechanism that allows users to create virtual space together.
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-Official access pre-registration frame will reach capacity in a few hours- The service Alpha Test (limited to 30 people) carried out in September last year and the beta test (limited to 100 people) carried out in December received great popularity. And this month, for the pre-registration box, which was newly recruited for formal access, we received applications that exceeded the capacity in just a few hours. In the future, at first, ambr will be officially opened with limited pre-registration, and we will increase the number at any time. Please look at the official Twitter for guidance. https://twitter.com/ambr_community -Promote collaboration with creators, IP and companies- ambr places great emphasis on creative, and aims to realize a highly creative virtual world through collaboration with creators. We plan to actively promote collaboration with more creators in the future. We also want to promote the creation of virtual spaces in collaboration with IP and companies with fans and brands.
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-Strengthen recruitment of Unity engineers and CG creators- We are recruiting and strengthening Unity engineers and CG creators who jointly develop the virtual world ambr. For details, please see the following application guidelines. www.wantedly.com/companies/ambr About ambr Inc. Business name: ambr (Amber) Representative: Representative Director and CEO Takuya Nishimura Description of business: Development and operation of virtual world “ambr” Location: 1-2 2-25-1 Kitazawa, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 155-0031 Billor 105 ambr Studio Established: August 2018 Capital: 90,093,142 yen (including capital reserve) URL: ambr.co.jp/ * Currently, only pre-registered persons can sign up on the above website. If you are not a pre-registered person, we will be happy if you can wait for further information.
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