Sand Crypto: new lands in the NFT metaverse
Sandboxwhose native crypto is Sandyhas announced the launch of new land sales in NFT metaversewith new thematic virtual districts and in collaboration with fourteen global brands.
The prestigious brands involved include the likes of Paris HiltonTIME, Tony Hawk, L’Officiel, Cut the Rope, and The FaZe Clanwhich will allow buyers to host Playboy MetaMansion parties and create different experiences nearby Cipriani or delve into Snoop Dogghis musical universe.
Sale of new NFT lands in the metaverse for Sand crypto: how it works
Sandboxthe decentralized metaverse and the subsidiary of Animoca brands, announces that as of 24 November 2022 at 14.00 (CET), the sale of new plots will begin. Future owners will have the opportunity to live in the “neighborhoods” where 14 global brands and celebrities have already settled.
A world leader in virtual real estate, The Sandbox will sell 1,900 plots of the total 166,464 land areas that make up NFT metaverse, already appreciated to more than 1 billion dollarswith a price set at the average price of the 100,000 countries sold to date.
Specifically, the sale will take place in three separate sessions lasting from November to early 2023, each themed around a distinct neighborhood with well-defined partners mentioned above.
Each session will include Standard and Premium Land and also exclusive properties, consisting of several different countries, auctioned directly on Open sea. In addition, an exclusive property adjacent to Snoop Dogg’s Land will also be auctioned at OpenSea, giving users an extra chance to be up close Snoopverse.
Premium Land located in the neighborhoods of major brands are particularly scarce and feature exclusive digital collectibles for fans of those brands. They also increase stake rewards and allow owners to use their collectibles Game Maker software to create unique experiences.
Equal access to the Lands: NFT metaverse lottery in Sandbox
To ensure a fair purchase process, opportunities to participate in Standard and Premium LAND sales will be provided through a lottery system.
More specifically, a KYC (Know Your Customer) process will be activated, which will ensure that participants are individuals with sufficient Sand crypto (at least 1011) on Polygon network to purchase a COUNTRY on their account.
All lotteries will be conducted in the same way for each session, where each user can register for the Standard one, the Premium one or both.
Land owners in these new neighborhoods will be able to create unique gaming experiences around three different themes. The first, ‘California Dreamin’, representing California-themed brands such as Playboy and The Marathon.
The second, the art district ‘The Galleria’, which includes partners such as TIME and Paris Hilton. Finally, ‘Voxel Madness’, which is a game-driven district with brands like Voxies and Dogami. Each district’s theme and brands allow fans and community members to purchase nearby land and host exclusive events with related fans.
Sandbox’s NFT metaverse: words from the founders
Arthur MadridCEO and co-founder of The Sandbox, about the new lands that will soon go on sale, said:
“The Sandbox is building a unique Web3 platform where creators and brands can create a new entertainment format, the pop culture metaverse, where fans will find fun and creativity with confidence.“
In addition, Madrid added that bringing these brands together in special districts allows players to buy Land to be Paris Hilton’s or Snoop Dogg’s neighbors, or build an experience together with prestigious brands such as Cipriani. In fact, the opportunity offers not only a completely new way to create and play, but also to rediscover global culture together.
Sebastien BorgetThe COO and co-founder of The Sandbox also spoke his mind about this new launch, saying:
“Our new themed neighborhoods allow brands, creators and fans to live side by side in The Sandbox and share passions and interests, forming an online community with a strong sense of identity. By further democratizing the buying process, we give our community full access to the best and most popular COUNTRIES.“
Part virtual estate, part theme park, The Sandbox embraces the idea of the metaverse as a seamlessly shared digital space where worlds and heroes come together to create magic.
Actual, more than 300 partners have joined The Sandbox, including Warner Music Group, Sueco, Ubisoft, The Rabbids, Tony Hawk, Gucci vaultThe Walking Dead, Snoop Dogg, Adidasdeadmau5, Steve Aoki, Richie Hawtin, The Smurfs, Care Bears, Atari, ZEPETO and CryptoKitties. Specifically, they all share the vision of The Sandbox team: to allow players to create their own experiences using both original and familiar characters and worlds.