By Health In Five Writer
Continuing their funding spree, GOQii has announced that it has raised $10 million in an extended Series C Equity round of funding from Animoca Brands. It will collaborate with Animoca Brands and its ecosystem companies and projects to develop various offerings that leverage blockchain tokens and gamification in preventive healthcare. As per information, Animoca Brands is into gamification and blockchain with an portfolio of over 170 investments in NFT-related companies and decentralised projects contributing to building the open metaverse.
GOQii’s metaverse ecosystem will be powered by a virtual token program, the Token. Consumers will receive the virtual token, which powers the GOQii metaverse ecosystem that incentivises healthy behaviors and gamified fitness actions. These tokens can then be used to unlock products ,services, purchase NFTs, participate in special events and game modes, and access curated and discounted health-focused goods, medical services and insurance products.
The metaverse aims to drive innovation within the healthcare industry, as the company seeks to address the complex challenges of healthcare accessibility and affordability.
Vishal Gondal, Founder and CEO, GOQii, commented, “We are excited to onboard Animoca Brands to the GOQii journey. Animoca Brands is one of the most prestigious names when it comes to gamification and blockchain. Web 3.0 is going to change the way companies interact with consumers. This investment from Animoca Brands and the close partnership will help GOQii bring best-of-class products to consumers and further keep them motivated to be the force in their journey of fitness.”