Aptos and South Korean web3 recreation developer Supervillain Labs are strengthening their ties by means of a strategic deal entailing the launch of Supervillain’s subsequent title on the Aptos blockchain.
As a strategic investor, Aptos will facilitate the sport launch, and in addition be the platform on which Supervillain builds and deploys its subsequent title Supervillain: Idle RPG, and different forthcoming releases.
Different Aptos-native NFT tasks – together with Aptos Monkeys, Aptomingos and Bruh Bears – will even be represented in Supervillain: Idle RPG as recreation characters.
Customers finishing the Supervillain Suitability Test will even obtain an Ambassador Badge NFT and a Villain Character NFT. The sport is slated for a recreation demo on the finish of February.
As well as, the sport’s major belongings might be on the Aptos blockchain and suitable with future Supervillain releases. The businesses are additionally becoming a member of forces with Neowiz’s web3 gaming arm Intella X.
Aptos Labs Co-Founder & CEO Mo Shaikh commented, “Along with Supervillain Labs, we’re constructing a future the place gaming could be a automobile for sharing social and financial worth, in addition to connecting folks all around the world. With this partnership — and epic reunion with acquainted Web3 gaming leaders — we’re collectively targeted on bettering UX, enriching gameplay, boosting participant enjoyment, and guaranteeing avid gamers are in a position to personal and share their experiences throughout communities and chains.”
“We consider wholeheartedly within the energy of bringing a Web2-feeling UX to Web3 to raised the gamer expertise for everyoneWe are assured that Aptos is the best expertise for our video games, and that our work with Aptos Labs will instantly broaden the scope of recreation fandom in Web3 to embody gamers, spectators, uncommon merchandise merchants, and people who construct communities throughout the recreation,” mentioned Supervillain co-founder and CEO Lucas Ko.
Supervillain shaped out of Npixel’s web3 recreation growth outfit. It was engaged on Metapixel, which might have deployed on Aptos however which was canned by Npixel in later 2023.