Fox, Rick & Morty creator plan a blockchain and NFT-enabled animated series

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During its upfronts presentation on Monday, Fox told marketers about a brand-new animated series that leans on two buzzwords that you have actually certainly heard even if you dont know what they are: blockchain and NFT. Krapopolis, from Community and Rick & & Morty developer Dan Harmon, is “an animated comedy set in mythical ancient Greece” following gods, human beings and beasts trying to coexist.

KRAPOPOLIS is an animated funny set in legendary ancient Greece from Emmy Award-winning developer Dan Harmon (“Rick and Morty,” “Community”). Additionally, KRAPOPOLIS will serve as the first-ever animated series curated entirely on the Blockchain, as FOX and Bento Box enter the NFT company.

What does that mean precisely? Well, other than representing a method to capitalize the programs appeal (presuming it follows the course of Rick & & Morty sending fans chasing after collectible tie-ins), its likewise about marketing. The Hollywood Reporter priced estimate Fox CEO Charlie Collier telling marketers that “simply as were doing this for our own animation, we will also assist your brands connect straight with fans and lovers through NFTs. With and for you, Fox will assist art satisfy brands meet innovation”

The Hollywood Reporter quoted Fox CEO Charlie Collier telling marketers that “just as were doing this for our own animation, we will also assist your brands connect straight with fans and lovers through NFTs. KRAPOPOLIS is an animated funny set in mythical ancient Greece from Emmy Award-winning creator Dan Harmon (“Rick and Morty,” “Community”). Additionally, KRAPOPOLIS will serve as the first-ever animated series curated entirely on the Blockchain, as FOX and Bento Box enter the NFT company.

Where the crypto-buzz comes in remains in a number of methods. Fox is releasing its own NFT business, Blockchain Creative Labs, together with the program to “develop, offer and manage NFTs, tokens and digital products.” Krapopolis will be the first show ever “curated totally on the blockchain.”