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Jump Holdings raises $1 million to build Inventure alternate reality mobile game

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Mar 13, 2019 9:00 AM 1+ mon ago

Jump Holdings raises $1 million to build Inventure alternate reality mobile game

By engaging with in-game avatars and their relevant story arcs, users have the opportunity to constructively navigate the challenges they and many of their peers face firsthand.

Celebrity guest avatars will also provide intimate access to some of the most challenging and rewarding moments of their lives, potentially to different outcomes based on user choices. Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf is one of Inventure's pro-athlete guest avatars.

"It's one thing to tell my story, but it's entirely different to live my story by having to make the choices I was faced with and see the potential consequences," Leaf said, in a statement. "I believe this revolutionary approach will help others in similar situations and build more ...

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