A few days ago, the online registration of the first Tokyo Web3 Summer Hackathon, "TWSH", launched by Cryptogram Venture (CGV) was officially closed. Since the launch of the "TWSH", it has attracted over 100 excellent projects across the world. After several rounds of selection, according to the comprehensive opinions of the competition evaluation committee, a total of 36 outstanding projects successfully advanced to the final selection.
Through the primary selection, 36 projects advanced, 14 projects are about Web3 protocols and infrastructure; 11 projects are about Metaverse (virtual land, scenario development, platform construction, content production, virtual people, etc.); 7 projects are about games (innovative games, basic development layers, distribution platforms, guilds, etc.); 4 projects are about NFTs and other categories (new standard protocols, distribution platforms, liquidity infrastructure, etc.).
The following is the list of TOP36 projects (Sort alphabetically): Assure wallet Betamars BitMetis Bool Network Cat Paradise CoinsRace Connect3 DMCN (Decentralized Mobile Computing Network) Digital Region Currency DP Developer Eigen Network EstateTrader FavorTube FindTruman GamePhylum Gamifly HANGOUT METAVERSE Hibiki Run hook JoJoWorld KAIDEX Lighthouse Mall Tomorrow Mechaverse MetaJam Multiverse Play Passpay (JPYW) Readem SNW(Superhero NFT Wars) Soda Protocol StarryNift SWAGGA Xportify zkPass Zodiac 0xCreator Labs According to the unified arrangement of the organizing committee, a centralized online roadshow will be held from September 26 to 28. Meanwhile, the offline meeting-up will be organized in Tokyo on September 30. It is expected that the final list of winners will be announced in early October.
About the "TWSH" "Tokyo Web3 Summer Hackathon (TWSH)" is initiated by Cryptogram Venture (CGV), and supported by experts from institutions such as the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Keio University, Sony, Softbank, Asia Blockchain Gaming Alliance (ABGA), Cointelegraph Japan (CTJ). It will be "Japan-based and global-oriented", give full play to Japan's unique "industry-government-academia" cooperation and innovation mechanism to discover, support, and help outstanding talents and teams in the Web3 field and explore the application potential of the Web3 on a global scale, to help teams and projects start smoothly and achieve sustainable growth and development. About Cryptogram Venture (CGV) Cryptogram Venture (CGV) is a Japan-based research and investment institution engaged in crypto. With the business philosophy of "research-driven investment", it has participated in early investments in FTX, Republic, CasperLabs, AlchemyPay, Graph, Bitkeep, Pocket, and Powerpool, as well as the Japanese government-regulated yen stablecoin JPYW, SONY Tokyo Tower, Metaverse REDO, etc. Meanwhile, CGV FoF is the limited partner of Huobi venture, Rocktree capital, Kirin fund, etc. Currently, CGV has branches in Singapore, Canada, and China.