Jam City to Drop Champions: Ascension NFTs This Week, Announces Pricing and Holder Perks | News
LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 22, 2022–
Following the announcement of its first blockchain entertainment experience” Champion: Ascend ” in December, Jam City, Inc., a leading international game developer behind some of the world’s most profitable and longest-lasting games, announced today that it will release a limited series of 10,000 Prime Eternals NFT in a 24 hour whitelist only. private sale starting at 8:00 a.m. PT on Thursday, February 24 and a Dutch public auction starting at 8:00 a.m. PT on Friday, February 25. Sales will take place on Champion: Ascend » website, www.champions.io.
The 10,000 unique, high-fidelity Prime Eternals NFTs and their bonuses function as a “Founder’s Pack” in Massina, a player-driven fantasy world where the rewards are as real as the risks. These individually crafted alchemical creations will never be struck again and will be immune to death, imbued with divine powers, and possessing special abilities. Holders of Prime Eternals have the ability to collect and create unique NFT champions, compete against other players for valuable tokens for champion growth, land, and gear in a robust in-game economy. Whitelisted members have the option to acquire Prime Eternals for 0.3 ETH, and the public sale will take place as a Dutch auction starting at 1 ETH.
Chris DeWolfe, co-founder and CEO of Jam City, said, “This is one of the most meaningful projects I’ve been involved with. The art and design of this game was created by some of the most talented in the world. This is a very ambitious project, as we are one of the first major game companies to build a deep, rich and entertaining blockchain experience. NFT’s first drop is just a taste of the fun we hope to deliver in this Champions Metaverse.
DeWolfe continued, “For over 12 years, Jam City has been a leader in having a player-focused philosophy. This means our teams must relentlessly focus on designing engaging games, beautiful art, rich storytelling, fresh, fun, and constant content updates, and a deep skill set in economic design. we will differentiate Champion: Ascend in the blockchain space by running on those domains that put our players above all else.
Jam City has built and continues to build a vibrant and engaged community with tens of millions of loyal players around the world. To date, Jam City games have generated over 1.3 billion lifetime installs and a staggering 26 billion hours of gameplay, with an engaged and rapidly growing social media audience of 11 million. This highly organized social audience contributes directly to the overall direction of the game.
Fan engagement is critical to Jam City’s approach to building blockchain games, as asset ownership gives players an important voice in the development of each game. The iterative approach the company takes to develop” Champion: Ascend is designed to create value and reward players for their involvement every step of the way. Core to ” Champion: Ascend will be its ongoing, community-driven flow of new content such as new characters, lore, the ability to acquire gear, and more, building engagement around the evolving universe. These player offers, coupled with experienced economic management, will keep the game balanced for all players. Prime Eternals holders will have the exclusive opportunity to play early versions of the game, helping to inform its continued evolution and earn rewards based on engagement that can be used when the game launches.
“We use blockchain as a tool to create value for our players with direct influence on game design and an opportunity for digital ownership,” said Aber Whitcomb, co-founder and CTO of Jam City. “As gamers seek more freedom with their digital experiences, our history of creating high-quality, easily accessible games positions us firmly to deliver next-generation Web3 products to all.”
Owning a Prime Eternal NFT will come with a number of unique and exclusive benefits, including:
- A Halo helmet for Prime Eternals that reflects the base essence of your champion
- Possession of god coins that set players apart from others with mystical visual effects
- The longer a player holds and stakes a Prime Eternal, the more land tokens ($MASSINA) they earn and the closer they get to buying land
- Building a truly player-driven fantasy world, Prime Eternal owners are granted voting privileges on Discord to guide the development and design of ” Champion: Ascend”, collaborate with the team to create the story of Massina and bring to life the features they want to see
- VIP access to closed betas, early features and mechanics before release, and access to a behind-the-scenes look at what’s new ” Champion: Ascend ” content first
- Exclusive early access to staking features for fungible tokens and NFTs and be among the first to earn crypto rewards
- Access to live exhibition matches where the Prime Eternals battle it out in the arena for all to see, with legendary prizes for the winners
- A valuable and lovable NFT pet that will be free to claim when released
” Champion: Ascend ” is an RPG fighting game set in the world of Massina. Ruled by generations of emperors, the people are united and entertained by their gladiatorial games in a grand arena fought by extravagant beasts known as the Eternals. Players will engage in high-stakes strategic decision-making, allowing them to outsmart, outsmart, and overpower their opponents during combat. Designed to be fully accessible to crypto novices and experts alike,” Champion: Ascend” will give players the opportunity to influence and drive the evolution of the world of Massina. The game will be launched on Web3 and mobile platforms.
Sign up for the 10K NFT Collection presale: https://www.champions.io/
Join the exclusive Champions Discord: https://jamcity.me/ChampDiscord
” Champion: Ascend” the trailer can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rl4EDKEFf-o
About Jam City
Jam City is an award-winning mobile entertainment company that delivers unique and deeply engaging games that appeal to a wide global audience. Led by CEO Chris DeWolfe, former co-founder and CEO of MySpace, COO Josh Yguado, former 20th Century Fox executive, and CTO Aber Whitcomb, former CTO of MySpace, Jam City is the creative powerhouse behind some of the biggest hits, prize-winning games. Combined, its games have generated over $2.5 billion in lifetime bookings and over 1.3 billion cumulative game installs. In addition to designing and developing the popular Cookie Jam and Panda Pop franchises, the company is a partner of choice for some of the world’s largest intellectual property owners, having developed immersive, story-rich mobile games around iconic entertainment brands. . The company’s popular RPG game Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery was the #1 game in over 40 countries when it launched. Jam City currently has studios and talent located in Los Angeles (HQ), Burbank, Cedar Falls, Las Vegas, San Diego, San Francisco and internationally in Berlin, Bogotá, Buenos Aires, Montreal and Toronto. For more information, visit www.jamcity.com.
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PUBLISHED: 02/22/2022 10:01 AM/DISC: 02/22/2022 10:02 AM