GUMI: Founded in 2007, gumi Inc. (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 3903) is a leading global mobile game publisher and developer headquartered in Japan, with overseas operations in France, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and the United States. The company has proven success in launching titles worldwide, such as the widely popular role-playing games Brave Frontier, Phantom of the Kill and Final Fantasy Brave Exvius. In 2016, gumi established a Silicon Valley-based investment group with partners, called The Venture Reality Fund, which focuses on seed and early stage augmented reality and virtual reality startups. Additionally, its VR incubation subsidiaries have expanded globally, including Tokyo VR Startups, Seoul VR Startups, and Nordic VR Startups. With ongoing publishing and development projects on a wide array of mobile, AR and VR platforms, gumi aims to change the world through innovative entertainment products and services, including both original content and collaborations with popular IP.
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Nordic VR Startups (NVS) aims to improve the competitiveness of the Nordic VR/AR ecosystem and accelerate the growth of our accepted portfolio companies. NVS provides participating companies with up to 100k€ in dedicated seed funding to develop their VR/AR products and services. Additionally, the program offers developers mentorship opportunities, workspaces, and back-office services. Nordic VR Startups is a joint project between gumi, a leading Japanese gaming company, and Nordisk Film, a leading Nordic media company.