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

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

During its upfronts discussion on Monday, Fox informed advertisers about a new animated series that leans on 2 buzzwords that you have actually absolutely heard even if you dont understand what they are: blockchain and NFT. Krapopolis, from Community and Rick & & Morty developer Dan Harmon, is “an animated funny set in legendary ancient Greece” following beasts, gods and people trying to exist together.

KRAPOPOLIS is an animated comedy set in mythical ancient Greece from Emmy Award-winning developer Dan Harmon (“Rick and Morty,” “Community”). Furthermore, KRAPOPOLIS will serve as the first-ever animated series curated totally on the Blockchain, as FOX and Bento Box go into the NFT organization.

What does that mean exactly? Well, aside from representing a way to money in on the shows appeal (presuming it follows the path of Rick & & Morty sending out fans chasing after collectible tie-ins), its also about advertising. The Hollywood Reporter estimated Fox CEO Charlie Collier telling marketers that “just as were doing this for our own animation, we will likewise assist your brands connect directly with fans and lovers through NFTs. With and for you, Fox will help art meet brands meet technology”

Where the crypto-buzz comes in is in numerous methods. Fox is releasing its own NFT company, Blockchain Creative Labs, along with the program to “produce, offer and handle NFTs, tokens and digital goods.” As such, Krapopolis will be the very first program ever “curated completely on the blockchain.”