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Playboy Coming to Metaverse This 12 months with MetaMansion


Entry to the yet-to-launch digital world shall be open to all however solely Rabbitar NFT holders may have entry to the “cool locations”.

Playboy is bringing its standard Playboy Mansion to the Metaverse. Chatting with Decrypt at NFT Paris final week, Playboy’s Web3 lead Liz Suman confirmed that the “Playboy MetaMansion” is about to launch this 12 months. The digital world shall be accessible even to customers who aren’t a part of the journal’s “Rabbitar” NFT-holding group.

“It’s been the plan all alongside for the Rabbitars to be the VIPs of the MetaMansion expertise,” Suman mentioned, including, “That’s nonetheless very a lot the case, whereas additionally opening it up on this approach that’s integrating The Sandbox’s group, possibly onboarding different people who find themselves occupied with web3 […] and making an area that may be a place for everybody,” wrote Decrypt on Twitter.

Playboy first introduced its Metaverse plans final July, revealing that the digital world would incorporate its expertise and influencer community and supply dwell experiences. The Metaverse foray is an extension of Playboy’s involvement in Web3. The corporate launched its first NFT assortment in 2021 which featured its expansive archive of images and art work.  It then went on to launch the Rabbitar avatars NFT assortment which included 11,953 3D rabbit characters.

Entry to the yet-to-launch digital world shall be open to all however in response to Suman, solely Rabbitar NFT holders may have entry to the “cool locations.” With out offering a particular date, Suman may solely verify that the corporate plans to launch the MetaMansion this 12 months and added that conventional media should take a “deeper look” look what the Metaverse may provide.

“Loads of issues are altering and evolving in real-time, and I feel it’s too quickly to have a verdict,” she mentioned. “There’s an actual alternative for storytelling that’s not conventional. To me, that’s what’s attention-grabbing.”

Additionally at NFT Paris was Adidas whose Web3 lead introduced the sportswear firm would “scope out” token-gated sneaker drops. Not new to Web3, the agency first purchased a Bored Ape Yacht Membership (BAYC) NFT in December 2021 earlier than happening to drop 30,000 NFTs as a part of its debut “Into the Metaverse” assortment. The drop introduced in $23.4 million in a single afternoon.


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