BLOCKSMITH & Co. and Thirdverse announced on January 12 that the blockchain game “Captain Tsubasa -RIVALS-”, which utilizes the IP of Japan’s leading soccer manga “Captain Tsubasa”, which is popular among World Cup players, has started service. bottom. BLOCKSMITH & Co. is a subsidiary of KLab, a major mobile game developer, that manages Web3-related businesses.
“Captain Tsubasa -RIVALS-” is a blockchain game in which players who appear in the original “Captain Tsubasa” can be nurtured with NFT, and teams can be created and played against other players. It can be played from a PC or smartphone browser, and an invitation code and at least one player NFT are required to start the game.
In addition to global blockchain companies such as Polygon, OKX, and YGG, this project is also working with the adult soccer club Nankatsu SC, which has the same name as the team to which Tsubasa Ozora, the main character of Captain Tsubasa, belongs. have entered into a partnership.
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