US$150,000 in prizes for Alpha Inaugural event in “REVV Racing” blockchain game by Animoca Brands
9 July 2021 -- HONG KONG -- Animoca Brands announced today the public alpha launch of REVV Racing on 11 August 2021, which will include the Alpha Inaugural, a racing event with prizes worth US$150,000. REVV Racing is an upcoming arcade simulation car racing blockchain game being built on Polygon (formerly Matic), and is the latest addition to the REVV Motorsport ecosystem.
Various events allowing users to earn a level 1 car NFT for the new game will be launched in the weeks leading up to the alpha launch of REVV Racing and the start of the Alpha Inaugural racing event.
The Alpha Inaugural: racing event with US$150k in prizes (11-17 August 2021)
The public alpha release of REVV Racing begins on 11 August 2021 with the Alpha Inaugural, a seven-day competitive racing event offering a total of US$150,000 in prizes. A REVV Racing car NFT is required to play. Players will compete for the fastest lap times using their REVV Racing car NFTs in a traditional first and third person view racing experience, with complete control of their car on track.
The top prizes in the Alpha Inaugural event are $12,000 for first place, $9,000 for second place, and $4,500 for third place, with a grand total of 1,000 prizes up for grabs. A full list of the prizes is available here.
Prizes will be paid out in REVV tokens in amounts to be determined based on the approximate exchange rate for US$ and REVV after the completion of the 7-day event.
REVV holders to be rewarded with free car NFTs (16 July 2021)
Wallets holding at least 8,000 REVV tokens as of 16 July 2021 at 5 p.m. (UTC) will be airdropped a free level 1 REVV Racing car NFT that can be used to play in REVV Racing. Additional car NFTs will be airdropped to wallets holding 12,000 and 20,000 REVV tokens, up to a maximum of three NFTs per wallet.
The airdrop will take place on 23 July 2021 or shortly after. In order to qualify for the airdrop, users are required to hold their REVV tokens in a wallet, such as MetaMask, that can be connected to the Polygon network and that has a balance detectable by Etherscan.
SAND, GMEE, LMT, TOWER, SUPER liquidity/staking events to earn car NFTs
Level 1 REVV Racing car NFTs will be distributed via liquidity and staking events organized by Animoca Brands and its subsidiaries and partners. Liquidity events will be held by The Sandbox (SAND), GAMEE (GMEE), and the Tower Token (TOWER). Staking events will be held by Lympo (LMT) and SuperFarm (SUPER). More details will be announced by these companies in their respective community channels.
Holders of NinjaSticker NFTs and CoinGecko REVV event NFTs
REVV Racing car NFTs will be airdropped to holders of NinjaSticker NFTs and CoinGecko REVV event NFTs. In order to qualify for the airdrop, users are required to hold their tokens in a wallet, such as MetaMask, that can be connected to the Polygon network.
Additional REVV Racing car NFT earn events will be announced leading up to the Alpha Inaugural launch taking place on 11 August 2021.
Note that each REVV Racing car NFT carries a livery and metadata tag that is specific to the event in which it is earned, and is not available elsewhere.
Some level 1 REVV Racing car NFTs with metadata tag “Competition” that were airdropped to eligible F1® Delta Time players. Currently trading on OpenSea.
REVV: the token ecosystem for motorsport gaming
REVV is the utility token that serves as the primary currency of purchase, utility, and action across all REVV Motorsport blockchain games by Animoca Brands. REVV is designed to enable true digital ownership of game assets, giving players freedom and control over their NFT in-game items across a growing metaverse of racing games. The games in the REVV Motorsport ecosystem include F1® Delta Time, MotoGP™ Ignition, and the upcoming titles Formula E: High Voltage and REVV Racing.
About Animoca Brands
Animoca Brands, ranked in the Financial Times list of High Growth Companies Asia-Pacific 2021, is a leader in digital entertainment, blockchain, and gamification. Animoca Brands develops and publishes a broad portfolio of products including the REVV token and SAND token; original games including The Sandbox, Crazy Kings, and Crazy Defense Heroes; and products utilizing popular intellectual properties including Formula 1®, Marvel, WWE, Power Rangers, MotoGP™, and Doraemon. Its portfolio of blockchain investments and partnerships includes Sky Mavis (Axie Infinity), Dapper Labs (CryptoKitties and NBA Top Shot), OpenSea, Harmony, Bitski, and Alien Worlds. Its subsidiaries include The Sandbox, Quidd, Gamee, nWay, Pixowl, and Lympo. For more information visit www.animocabrands.com or get updates by following Animoca Brands on Facebook or Twitter.
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Mid level REVV Racing car NFTs. Concept art only; final designs are subject to change.