Major Players Nike, EA SPORTS & Fortnite Joining the Web3 Gaming Revolution
The Web3 gaming and non-fungible token (NFT) market continues to witness exciting developments as industry giants Nike, EA, The Grapes, and Fortnite make significant strides.
Check out these highlights happening recently!
- Nike’s NFT Marketplace .Swoosh to revolutionise EA SPORTS Video Games
In a groundbreaking move, Nike’s NFT marketplace, .Swoosh, is set to revolutionise EA SPORTS video games by integrating its virtual creations into future titles.
While specific games have not been announced yet, this partnership between Nike and Electronic Arts (EA) signifies the sportswear giant’s commitment to embracing Web3 technology.
The collaboration will unlock new and immersive experiences for both the .Swoosh community and the vast fan base of EA SPORTS.
With its launch in November 2022, the Polygon-enabled .Swoosh platform has already gained significant traction, allowing users to trade NFTs, access tangible products, and attend events.
This move represents a major step forward in the integration of Web3 into the gaming industry, providing unique opportunities for self-expression and creativity through sport and style.
- GameStop partners with Telos Foundation to bring Web3 gaming mainstream
This partnership will enable the Telos blockchain to access a wider audience through GameStop’s upcoming Web3 game launcher, GameStop Playr.
AJ Dinger, Head of Business Development at the Telos Foundation, expressed excitement about breaking down barriers and encouraging Web2 players to embrace Web3.
- The Grapes skyrockets after teasing Fortnite collaboration
The Grapes, a new project backed by Animoca, is making waves in the market following its teasing of a collaboration with the popular game Fortnite.
The project experienced a rapid surge in value, with the floor price skyrocketing to 0.18 ETH from its opening price of 0.039 ETH, marking a staggering 300% increase in a single day.
As the project hinted at the introduction of a $GRAPE token, its value soared even higher, reaching 0.35 ETH.
This collaboration tease with Fortnite has generated significant excitement and propelled The Grapes into the spotlight, further establishing its presence in the Web3 gaming space.