Grammy-nominated artist and NFT creator Steve Aoki has joined forces with Seth Inexperienced’s Stoopid Buddy Stoodios (Robotic Rooster), to current Dominion X, the primary episodic collection to launch on blockchain. It arrives on August 2 through Nifty Gateway, the unique NFT market owned by Gemini founders Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, and on DominionXshow.
Directed by Emmy Award winner Eric Towner (Marvel’s M.O.D.O.Ok.) and produced by Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, Dominion X is a twenty first century animated quick based mostly on Character X, a personality who first appeared in Aoki’s debut NFT drop Dream Catcher (with Antonti Tudisco). Stoopid Buddy Stoodios handcrafted the bodily characters and units, whereas filming the animation body by body, which was then set to unique music scored by Aoki. Now, with the advantages of blockchain and NFT expertise, followers are being provided an opportunity to personal a chunk of a present, each bodily and digital, earlier than it premieres on conventional tv or streaming.
“I first met Seth and the workforce at Stoopid Buddy Stoodios once I was invited to do a cameo on Robotic Rooster again in 2015,” Aoki recollects. “Ever since then we have been looking for one other probability to work collectively. The concept of launching the primary ever ‘TV’ collection on the blockchain actually excited me. We realized that by means of NFT’s we are able to mix the normal stop-motion animation that Stoopid Buddy Stoodios is understood for with modern fan pushed ideas that I am captivated with: collectibles, group constructing, and gaming. And I really like the truth that we have been in a position to deliver Character X, a creature that actually personifies me, to life in a very new world with new characters and new adventures.”
Minted from a customized good contract with distinctive interactive traits constructed instantly into the NFT through Ether Playing cards, Dominion X is Aoki’s third main NFT venture in 2021, following his Dream Catcher and Neon Future drops. Dominion X’s debut quick Degree 1 introduces the world of Character X, a personality personified with Aoki’s signature fang face brand, and his obliviously contentious relationship with the diminutive Chonk and Swole.
Watch their worlds collide on this “1 of 1” animated NFT debut quick:
“Collaborating with an artist like Steve Aoki ensures you’ll make one thing distinctive, accessible, and out of this world,” commented Inexperienced. “We love pushing the boundaries of leisure by means of expertise and are past excited to deliver this expertise to an viewers.”
Dominion X and the limited-edition vignettes can be minted on the blockchain one time solely and obtainable to buy by means of Nifty Gateway, permitting followers to take part within the creation of latest IP in a revolutionary approach. Because of a partnership with Ether Playing cards, every particular person NFT could have a built-in layer of performance that may reveal itself within the weeks and months after the sale. This added layer of utility will permit collectors to be rewarded with each NFTs and bodily items used within the making of the present.
By minting these shorts on the blockchain first, Aoki and Stoopid Buddy Stoodios are permitting the general public to personal a chunk of the present, each digitally and bodily, earlier than it airs anyplace else. Furthermore, the episode and finally the complete collection will dwell on the blockchain ceaselessly, guaranteeing the general public’s potential to view it no matter distribution and exclusivity rights seen in conventional TV and streaming codecs.
“2021 has been an unimaginable 12 months of development and creativity within the crypto area and it evokes me to see artists and groups pushing the boundaries of what’s attainable,” added Tyler Winklevoss. “Launching the primary episodic collection on the blockchain that followers can now personal is the form of novel use-case that solely the NFT medium can present. I’m thrilled that that is launching on Nifty Gateway.”
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