“Co-Creating the Next Big Thing in Entertainment” is the vision of the AET Fund.
AET Fund is committed to pushing the boundaries of entertainment experiences with new technology and content.
Akatsuki Entertainment Technology Fund (AET Fund) is a USD 50 million investment fund established by Akatsuki Inc, the highly regarded entertainment company based in Japan.
The focus of the fund’s investments are in entertainment technology, content, and service startups utilizing Augmented Reality （AR）, Virtual Reality （VR）, and Mixed Reality （MR） in early stage and series A round.
Initially the fund will focus on AR which is rapidly gaining market share with its massive potential in the Entertainment industry.
Through the launch of the AET Fund, Akatsuki will support and nurture companies to become future leaders in this new form of entertainment. The AET Fund is committed to innovative cutting edge experiences for the gaming, animation, film, music, sports, e-sports, live entertainment, and location based entertainment markets.
Akatsuki Inc. is also excited to collaborate and consult to help foster businesses within the Japanese ecosystem.
Akatsuki Inc.-Co-Founder and CEO
Akatsuki Inc. (https://en.aktsk.jp/) headquartered in Tokyo with offices in Taiwan and Los Angeles, is the highly regarded entertainment company based in Japan. Incorporated in 2010, Akatsuki has achieved remarkable growth and went public in 2016 on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. With a mission of driving innovation within the entertainment industry, Akatsuki is responsible for successful games played all over the world. Akatsuki’s core business focuses on the production of games for mobile phones and tablets. Akatsuki has expanded its service offerings to include the live experience business by providing an easy search and reservation platform for experience based entertainment such as outdoor tours or special events in Japan. The company is best known for co-developing and distributing one of 2017’s most successful mobile games "Dragon Ball Z Dokkan Battle” published by BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment.