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Tipatat Chennavasin Talks VR Fund Investing in AR, VR, and AI at TGS 2017 Interview

Shacknews caught up with Tipatat Chennavasin to talk about his work at The VR Fund at TGS 2017.


You may not have heard of Tipatat Chennavasin or The VR Fund, but you have certainly heard of some of their virtual reality gaming investments. From Owlchemy Labs, creators of Job Simulator, to Rec Room developers Against Gravity, The VR Fund has had their finger on the pulse of early stage investment in virtual reality for several years. Shacknews caught up with Tipatat at Tokyo Game Show 2017 to talk about VR, AR, AI and the venture capital investment landscape. Please take a look.

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You can find out more at The Venture Reality Fund website and be sure to follow Tipatat on Twitter to see all the dope stuff he does.


Asif Khan is the Luminary and majority shareholder of Shacknews. He began his career in video game journalism as a freelancer in 2001 for Asif is a CPA and was formerly an investment adviser representative. After much success in his own personal investments, he retired from his day job in financial services and is currently focused on new private investments. His favorite PC game of all time is Duke Nukem 3D, and he is an unapologetic fan of most things Nintendo. Asif first frequented the Shack when it was sCary's Shugashack to find all things Quake. When he is not immersed in investments or gaming he is a purveyor of fine electronic music. Asif also has an irrational love of Cleveland sports.

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