WhalePod: The Groundbreaking Web3 Reality Show Taking ASEAN by Storm

Metapac Group, ASEAN Web3 Venture Builder based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, is proud to announce the launch of the first-ever web3-centric reality show in ASEAN region, WhalePod, hosted by SouthEast Venture. This groundbreaking show is designed to connect promising startups, investors, builders, and industry experts in the Web3 ecosystem, providing a platform for entrepreneurs to pitch to investors and receive expert feedback or potential funding.


WhalePod represents a unique opportunity for the ASEAN community to showcase its potential in the rapidly growing world of blockchain and web3. As an ecosystem that’s home to some of the most innovative and dynamic startups in the world, ASEAN is the perfect location for a show that highlights the best of what web3 has to offer. The booming tech industry, growing interest in blockchain, diverse talent pool, and strategic location make it the perfect hub for a web3-centric reality show, bringing together the best and brightest builders and investors from around the world.

The show will feature a diverse range of startups and builders from across ASEAN, as well as leading investors and industry experts. Participants will have the opportunity to pitch their ideas, gain exposure, and receive feedback from some of the most knowledgeable and experienced professionals in the field.

At Metapac Group together with SouthEast Venture, we believe that WhalePod has the potential to revolutionize the way we think about web3 and blockchain in ASEAN. By bringing together the best and brightest minds in the industry, we hope to inspire a new wave of innovation and entrepreneurship that will propel the region to new heights.

Perfect Channel for VC/ Investor

Ideal Platform for Web3 Entrepreneurs

The show will feature a panel of esteemed experts known as the “Whales,” who will evaluate each project and determine which ones are the most ingenious and disruptive. These whales not only offer valuable feedback, but may also provide potential funding opportunities for the top projects. The panel of Whales will consist of some of the most renowned names in the industry such as Brian Lu, Partner of Headline Asia;  Natavudh Pungcharoenpong (Moo), Adrain Lai, Founder of Newman Capital; & Tan Sri Tony Fernandes, CEO of Capital A.

“We are thrilled to have such a distinguished group of experts on our panel,” said Arthur Tan, CEO of Metapac Group. “Their insights and expertise will be invaluable in identifying the most innovative and disruptive projects in the Web3 ecosystem across ASEAN, and their potential funding opportunities will help bring these projects to life.”

WhalePod highly anticipated first season will feature 10 exciting episodes filmed across four key regions – Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia, and Malaysia – with three episodes in each country. The season culminates with a thrilling finale in Malaysia, where 150 VCs and the top 50 projects will gather for a groundbreaking event that promises to be the highlight of the web3 calendar!

We’re excited to see what the future holds for this groundbreaking show, and we invite the ASEAN community to join us on this exciting journey.
For more information, please send us your enquiry via email: [email protected]


WhalePod – the groundbreaking ASEAN Web3-Centric reality show that is designed to separate the ingenious from the mundane to showcase innovative and disruptive projects in the Web3 ecosystem. The show will provide a unique platform for entrepreneurs to pitch their ideas to a panel of expert judges, including seasoned venture capitalists and angel investors.

Community engagement is of the utmost importance, which is why we are offering a dual voting process. Both the community and our panel of esteemed judges will have the opportunity to participate and determine which projects are worthy of taking the stage for a live pitch. This ensures that the most promising and innovative projects are highlighted, while also giving a voice to the wider community.


Metapac Group is a visionary and dedicated ASEAN Web3 ecosystem builder, committed to delivering meaningful impact and driving positive change. With a focus on three key verticals, we are dedicated to nurture, influence, and support the founders and builders of Web3 and blockchain-based projects that aim to bring goodness to communities, people, and the world. We believe in the power of technology to create a better future, and our goal is to play a crucial role in fostering the growth of this revolutionary movement.

Our aspiration is to accelerate Web3 adoption in this region and position Malaysia as the pivotal hub of the center of excellence for web3 and blockchain.


SouthEast Venture is an investment firm that is committed to driving innovation in the Web3 space. In partnership with Bank of Asia in Hong Kong, we are investing in the primary and secondary markets of this rapidly evolving industry, with a focus on key verticals such as infrastructure, DeFi, protocols, and tech enablers. We are dedicated to identifying and supporting the most promising startups and entrepreneurs in the Web3 space. Through our extensive network of industry insiders and investors, we are able to provide our portfolio companies with the resources and expertise they need to thrive and succeed.

At present, we are actively seeking to complete our fund round with a soft cap of USD 30M by Q2 2023. With this funding, we aim to expand our portfolio and support even more innovative projects and startups in the Web3 space.

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