Tag Archives: Blockchain

Where’s the fun in fungible? | Could the toy industry be key to unlocking the potential of the NFTs market?

For those who remember typing BRB into their MSN chat box, or anyone still wrestling with the WFH concept, there’s a new acronym in town, and it’s potential to shape the future of entertainment and the collectables space is boundless. It’s probably time we all got to know NFTs a …

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“Game changer” | Funko celebrates potential for NFT market with TokenHead acquisition

Funko is strengthening its position amid the global collectables scene by making a play for the NFT space through the acquisition of a majority ownership stake in TokenWave, the developer behind TokenHead. TokenHead is recognised as a leading mobile app and website for showcasing and tracking Non-Fungible Token or NFT, …

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Terra Virtua lands digital collectables deal with Warner Bros for Godzilla vs Kong

A pioneer of the immersive collectables platform, Terra Virtua, has landed a new licensing agreement with Legendary Entertainment to create a line of digital collectables based on Warner Bros Pictures and Pegendary’s upcoming Godzilla vs Kong. The new partnership will allow fans across the world to bring the titans to …

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Smighties Universe launches its first digital collectables with Smighties Pods

Reality Gaming Group and Herotainment are moving in on the blockchain space with the launch of a new series of Smighties Universe digital collectables called Smighties Pods. It is the latest move for the Smighties brand as it pushes forwards with building out a digitally-focused franchise. Already, the character-driven entertainment …

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BBC Studios launches digital trading cards collection Doctor Who: Worlds Apart on blockchain

Doctor Who has completed its jump into the realm of digital trading cards with the launch of Doctor Who: Worlds Apart, a digital platform that features more than 200 trading cards for Whovians and collectors to obtain. Developed by a pairing of BBC Studios and Reality Gaming Group, the new …

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Reality Gaming Group partners with Herotainment to bring Smighties to blockchain collectables and gaming space

Reality Gaming Group has partnered with the New York entertainment company Herotainment to create a digital, blockchain-fueled collectables range based on Smighties. The digital experience, called Smighties Universe, will enable fans to collect and trade digital versions of their favourite characters for the first time, as they build their own …

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BBC Studios takes first steps in blockchain gaming with Doctor Who: Worlds Apart

Reality Gaming Group has secured an exclusive global license from BBC Studios to develop and publish a ground-breaking digital trading card game based on global hit television series Doctor Who. The partnership will enable fans to collect and trade digital versions of their favourite characters for the first time, before adventuring …

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The NBA teams with blockchain gaming outfit Dapper Labs for NBA Top Shot

The NBA has partnered with the team behind CryptoKitties, the hit blockchain-based collectors game, to launch a new digital platform called NBA Top Shot. Dapper Labs, the team who propelled the digital kitten collecting title to popularity by using the blockchain system, has signed up to develop the NBA-licensed game …

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Animoca Brands secures Formula 1 deal that will bring ‘blockchain gaming to the masses’

Animoca Brands has entered into a global licensing agreement with Formula 1 to launch a new blockchain-powered game around the F1 racing series. The deal arrives amid the latest figures reveal that Formula 1 draws in viewing figures of around 1.6 billion television viewers from across more than 180 territories, …

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Opinion: The new reality for brands and video games

A giddy combination of augmented reality, virtual reality, blockchain and location-based services means that brands have a wealth of exciting opportunities ahead of them when it comes to partnerships in video games, argues Reality Gaming Group Founder Tony Pearce…

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