- Aptos Labs has partnered with NBCUniversal’s Universal Pictures to launch a Web3 game for the Dracula film Renfield.
- Players stand an opportunity to win a number of prizes, together with digital collectibles.
- Renfield can be launched in theaters on 14 April 2023.
Layer 1 blockchain platform Aptos has introduced a brand new Web3 game based mostly on the “Renfield”, a horror-comedy starring Nicholas Cage and Nicholas Hoult.
The Hollywood enterprise for Aptos comes as half of a collaboration with NBCUniversal, the father or mother firm of Universal Pictures, the Aptos Labs workforce revealed on Friday.
Aptos goes to Hollywood 😎
We’re bringing films to the Web3 period with FREE RENFIELD The Game, based mostly on the horror-comedy Renfield!
🧛🎮 We joined forces with @NBCUniversal to drag followers deeper into Dracula’s universe.
Cinema magic meets Web3 innovation – dropped at life by… pic.twitter.com/74M4rEhmSQ
— Aptos (@Aptos_Network) March 24, 2023
Renfield the Web3 game is on Aptos
Renfield is a vampire-themed film that has Nicholas Cage starring because the centuries-long Count Dracula, and Aptos’ game gives gamers an opportunity for an immersive expertise into the vampire’s universe, with an opportunity to win varied prizes.
“NBCUniversal chose Aptos to bring FREE RENFIELD to life with digital collectibles, so fans can savor every last drop of the Renfield universe,” the Aptos workforce tweeted.
Among the prizes on supply with the free Renfield game are movie-inspired digital collectibles, customized Dracula inspired-jewelry, 24 carat gold bug jewellery, classic Dracula movie posters and a uncommon 1967 Dracula horror-themed pinball machine.
According to Aptos Labs, the game is at present open to residents in 50 states within the United States, together with the District of Columbia. Only authorized residents aged 18 or older are allowed. Renfield can be in theaters on 14 April 2023.
It’s the actual f*cking Dracula and he’s one sucky boss🧛🏼♂️! Watch the brand new trailer for #RenfieldMovie, solely in theaters April 14th. Get your tickets right now: https://t.co/g9Sw3BlHBf pic.twitter.com/d0OsauyFtd
— Universal Pictures (@UniversalPics) March 22, 2023
Aptos Labs has over the previous a number of months grown to be one of the most important platforms for Web3 gaming builders.
In February this yr, they debuted a brand new Software Development Kit (SDK) providing game builders instruments that improve interoperability and transparency within the gaming ecosystem. This adopted its partnership with NPIXEL, a number one South Korea-based game developer, in November 2022.
The platform additionally has partnerships with digital funds supplier MoonPay and Google Cloud.