KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Nov. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — KADOKAWA GEMPAK STARZ (KGS) is releasing a brand new open source intellectual property (IP) for Web5 (Web3 + Web2) called GIRYPTO, starting with the launch of its multi-stage GIRYPTO NFT project today. With the release of this brand new IP, KGS adds value to the metaverse as it enters the world of blockchain technology.
What makes GIRYPTO so unique is that it is the first open source intellectual property in the comics industry. Subject to the CC BY-SA 4.0 license agreement, provided that attribution is given, anyone and everyone may freely copy and distribute the GIRYPTO materials in any medium or format, and process, transform and use them for any purpose, even commercially. KGS invites employees and partners to participate in this project as the company aims to develop GIRYPTO together as a Web5 (Web3 + Web2) Unlimited IP.
The GIRYPTO NFT project is the first of many GIRYPTO projects to be launched and the GIRYPTO Fables NFT series will be published on November 11, 2022 at 23:00 (GMT+08) Malaysian time. Those who have a whitelist are eligible to mint coins from 12:00 to 22:00 (GMT+8) Malaysian time on November 12th. The Leftover for Public game is scheduled for 23:00 (GMT+8) Malaysian time on the same day.
Features of this NFT series chibi (cute) drawings of GIRYPTO characters. This is a free NFT series with 3,000 pieces to play. Those interested are advised to grab them as soon as they drop because the Fables series also acts as a new pass for the GIRYPTO Epics NFT series which will launch on December 12, 2022.
In contrast, the Epics series, which features the characters in their true form, contains only 999 parts. KGS is also collaborating with renowned comics artists from Japan’s KADOKAWA CORPORATION to create crossovers that will be featured in some of its GIRYPTO NFTs, so fans are encouraged to stay tuned.
In addition, KGS is working on other projects under GIRYPTO IP, collaborating with many famous artists and subsidiaries of KADOKAWA CORPORATION, such as KADOKAWA TAIWAN CORPORATION (Taiwan), GUANGZHOU TIANWEN KADOKAWA (China) and KADOKAWA AMARIN (Thailand). Projects under development include GIRYPTO comics, webtoons and novels. They should appear in the first quarter of 2023.
ABOUT KADOKAWA GEMPACK STARS
KADOKAWA GEMPAK STARZ has grown from Malaysia’s largest publisher of comics and graphic novels to one of the most prolific creative content creators in the world. With over 70 years of KADOKAWA CORPORATION experience fueling its growth, KGS is set to grow into a large-scale media company that boasts a diverse multi-platform portfolio including webtoons, e-publishing, animation, games, and other digital and multimedia content. to his comics, novels and magazines. Today, KGS is entering the world of blockchain technology through various NFT projects and has much to offer the metaverse, notably with the launch of its brand new open source IP and NFT project, GIRYPTO.
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