Iconic James Bond ‘007’ franchise jumps on the NFT bandwagon
VeVe, the largest mobile-first digital collectibles platform, has partnered with leading entertainment company Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios (MGM) to launch a series of NFTs from the iconic James Bond franchise, more specifically, the first-ever digital collectibles for the upcoming film “No Time To Die.”
Very excited to welcome @007 to VeVe for a series of digital collectibles from the upcoming James Bond film, #NoTimeToDie!More: https://t.co/SCORKAKi3Y#007xVeVe— VeVe | Digital Collectibles (@veve_official) September 22, 2021
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As per a release shared with CryptoSlate, fans will be able to purchase collectibles inspired by the new film including a glider and Safrin’s Mask exclusively through the VeVe app, available to download on the App Store and Google Play. The first drop date of James Bond NFTs will be announced soon.
“As one of the longest-running and most successful film franchises of all time, James Bond continues to evolve and innovate to meet the demands of our devoted audiences around the globe,” stated Stephen Bruno, Chief Marketing Officer at MGM. “We are thrilled to partner with VeVe to create the first-ever digital collectible from ‘No Time To Die,’ and offer fans an exclusive opportunity to own a piece of cinematic history,” he added.
While many of the details around the NFT drops are still under wraps, additional drops of digital collectibles from the James Bond series will include other iconic items from the “No Time To Die” film.
“As fans of Bond, the film franchise’s legacy, and its ongoing impact worldwide, we couldn’t be more thrilled to bring an array of Bond digital collectibles to VeVe and our passionate community of collectors,” said Dan Crothers, Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder of VeVe.
Through the VeVe platform, fans can showcase their digital collections in the app’s virtual showrooms as epic 3D dioramas, as well as virtually visit, comment on, and like showrooms from other collectors. VeVe also offers an augmented reality (AR) photo mode that allows collectors to interact with every digital collectible in 3D, as well as share their collectibles through VeVe’s in-app social feed or on external social platforms.
In addition, VeVe uses Ethereum’s layer 2 scaling protocol, Immutable X, providing a 99.9% reduction in environmental footprint.Source