In this week’s newsletter, read about Playboy’s upcoming virtual mansion in The Sandbox (SAND). Check out how a startup is offering lifetime Netflix and Spotify access through nonfungible tokens (NFTs) and how NFTs can bridge gaming and blockchain.
Additionally, learn how game company GameStop launched its own NFT marketplace. And, don’t forget about this week’s Nifty News roundup featuring an “Ape Now, Pay Later” scheme from a decentralized finance (DeFi) platform.
Playboy to launch first ‘MetaMansion’ in The Sandbox
Metaverse platform The Sandbox announced that it has partnered with lifestyle company Playboy to launch a digital version of the popular Playboy mansion. With the collaboration, a Playboy MetaMansion game will be created in the digital world with NFT collectibles integrated into the social game.
Back in 2021, Playboy launched its Rabbitars NFT project, incorporating bunny avatars sold for $800 each. Within the MetaMansion, holders of Rabbitars NFTs will have special access to exclusive experiences. However, details of the project and the date of launch have not been released yet.
Croatian Web3 startup offers lifetime Netflix and Spotify membership via NFTs
Ticketing provider Revuto announced a lifetime subscription model for Netflix and Spotify through NFTs. According to the project, its Revolution NFT will allow 10,000 users a subscription model that gives them lifetime access to Spotify and Netflix.
Dino Ivankovic, an executive at Revuto, told Cointelegraph that the subscription model allows users to monetize unused subscriptions through NFTs. Additionally, the NFTs can be traded on crypto exchanges.
How will NFTs bridge traditional gaming with blockchain? Enjin CTO Witek Radomski explains
Cointelegraph Markets Pro spoke with Witek Radomski, chief technology officer at Enjin, in an ask-me-anything session about his thoughts on GameFi and NFTs. According to Radomski, once the crypto winter settles down, there will be a blockchain gaming…