HONG KONG, 31 July 2022 /PRNewswire/ — OneCool Collective: Asia’s first Web3 project aiming to disrupt the entertainment and film industry announces its first “Warriors of Future” NFT collection. Inspired by the movie’s powered armor, Warriors of Future NFT is a collection of 10,000 unique 3D avatars featuring four types of soldiers. NFT will be minted on August 6, 2022 at https://www.onecoolcollective.com/.
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Warriors of Future is a multi-million dollar Hong Kong sci-fi action film produced by Louis Koodirected by the visual effects artist Ng Yuen-Fai in his directorial debut and stars Louis Koo, Sean Lau and Carina Lau. The film is set in the future where Earth is devoid of life due to climate change and pollution, while a meteorite brings extraterrestrial life to our planet. The film took 6 years to produce, and is set for a cinema premiere in Asia this year.
Warriors of Future is a pioneer in adopting an innovative exchangeable mechanism in their NFT collection, allowing holders to exchange properties within the NFTs they hold. There are 5 interchangeable parts: weapon, armored body, arms, helmet and the background. These exchangeable elements will be reflected in real time on the NFT market. The holder will also be able to use their NFT in action as an avatar in the upcoming Warriors of Future mobile game. OneCool Collective’s Warriors of Future NFT, powered on the Ethereum blockchain, looks to support new enriching experiences and offer exclusive tools to users by holistically merging virtual and physical worlds. In addition to the NFT launch, the campaign also engages fans through a series of AR activations and phygital sales of movie merchandise, enabling interaction and distribution of the virtual collectibles within the OneCool ecosystem. The goal is to create a OneCool community that will empower and elevate entertainment and film IPs through Web3 integration.
OneCool Collective: Warriors of Future NFT is the first series of a long-term Web3 and entertainment IPs’ integration project, a collaboration between One Cool Group and Gusto Collective with the vision of bringing best-in-class movies and entertainment cultures into the digital world. With over 20 films produced and distributed over 9 years, One Cool Group is Asia’s leading film company with a versatile scope of operations, including film and animation production, film distribution, post-production and artist management. Gusto Collective, Asia’s first brand tech group uses the latest technology to drive value and growth for brands through immersive and engaging experiences across the physical and virtual worlds. Gusto has over 90 customers in Asia.
“We are so excited to unlock the unlimited potential of the entertainment industry powered by blockchain for our next generation users. Our upcoming film titled Warriors of Future serves as a pioneer in such a collaboration, which will allow us to explore more opportunities in the future. We looking forward to connecting the best of the entertainment industry in ways and experiences not possible before.” so Ella WongCFO of One Cool Group.
“Web3 is the future of entertainment. It is a game changer with a vision for a more open, decentralized and secure internet, enabled by advances in technologies such as blockchain and machine learning. We at Gusto Collective are excited to be at the forefront of bringing change benefiting creators, entertainers and their fans in the industry. The new concept of ownership of digital assets has enormous potential. Our collaboration with One Cool Group aims to amplify the impact of entertainment IPs by unleashing their full power to a Web3 toolkit to create content, experiences and value for all stakeholders in the IPs.” so Aaron Laufounder and CEO of Gusto Collective.
Gusto Collective is Asia’s first BrandTech group – delivers best-in-class storytelling and immersive experiences, powered by the latest technology. Gusto is a leading player in determining the future of next generation customer experiences increasingly operating in the spheres of AR/VR, metaverse, NFT and Web 3. The company was founded in January 2020 of Aaron Lau, a technology and marketing veteran, and well-known business executive. Gusto Collective has four core service specialists: luxury brand management, VR/AR experience platform, Web 3 turnkey solutions and Metahuman marketing platform. Currently, the BrandTech group has over 170 full-time “Gustodians” spread over three offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Londonand has recently completed its Series A fundraising at 23 million dollarswith Animoca and Gaw Capital leading the round.
One Cool Group Limited is a fast growing company exquisitely equipped for the film industry and one of the leading film companies in Asia. Our philosophy is “Visionary in Creativity, Strive for Diversity”. Filmmaking is our core business, with future expansion into related areas.
The group aims to offer a complete service including project development, film financing, production, post-production and distribution, sound and visual effects, film promotion and artist management. As a diversified content provider, we are able to tailor our services to promote both traditional filmmaking culture and the new form of entertainment.
The headquarters of One Cool Group Limited is located in Hong Kong with its affiliated companies above Asiacovering mainland China, Thailand and South Korea. One Cool’s the team is assembled with top experts and professionals from the field, talents with solid experience in the film industry and dedicated to bring in new “Scene” to the Asian audience and market.
SOURCE Gusto Collective