The SandBox, a leading metaverse platform, has expanded its global presence with the acquisition of Sviper, a renowned game development studio based in Hamburg, Germany. The deal brings in Sviper's development, engineering, and creative talent, which has worked with major brands and other top talent over the years.
Sviper, which has over 40 team members, has already been integrated into The SandBox ecosystem and has been collaborating with the platform for the past year. The acquisition aims to rejuvenate engagement and experience for creators by focusing on social features, new multiplayer functions, and new game possibilities.
Sebastien Borget, COO and Co-Founder of The Sandbox, spoke highly of the German team and their contribution to the metaverse's creative potential. The Hamburg team is already advancing gameplay possibilities available to The SandBox creators and internal teams. The acquisition aligns with The SandBox's vision of creating a cutting-edge virtual world that combines gaming, creativity, and community.
Ole Schaper, CEO and Co-Founder of Sviper, expressed his excitement about joining The SandBox and contributing to the creation of a game-changing virtual world. The SandBox acquisition is poised to bolster the company's strategic growth, cementing its position as a leading metaverse platform.
The SandBox's acquisition of Sviper is a significant step towards expanding its global presence and offering creators more possibilities to develop their games. The deal promises to bring a new level of innovation and creativity to The SandBox community.