mobile games platform and publisher homa games will host a game jam in february promoting sorare’s legend cards soccer collection. The initiative is a joint effort to increase the presence of non-fungible sorare (nfts) tokens in the mobile gambling industry. more specifically, nft collectibles for legendary football players will be represented as characters in mobile games.
Homa games, founded in 2018, specializes in developing hyper-casual games that provide light entertainment and can be played in one minute. Last year, he raised $65 million and his gaming portfolio has been downloaded more than 500 million times.
The company's main product is a platform that provides tools for mobile game development such as data on emerging trends, testing capabilities, and distribution and monetization technologies.
sorare, which was valued at over $4 billion in its last round of funding, diversified from its blockchain fantasy football game through the legend card collection. Nft collector objects are legendary player maps that are no longer active in the field, like maradona, that died almost two years ago, and platini, who became involved in the governmental uefa organization after he retired as a player.
the fantasy football game brings a lot of utility to players that hold the nfts, but the legendary cards could fall into a collectible category that does not have much to offer holders beyond the collectible aspect. Legendary maps could fall into a collection category that has little to offer holders beyond the collection aspect.
homa games and sorare will select the game jam challenge winner, who will be awarded a pack of cards that consists of one unique card, two super rare, four rares, and 20 limited cards. The homa and sorar games will select the winner of the game jam challenge, who will receive a pack of cards that consists of one single card, two superrare, four rares, and only 20 maps. The commercial value of the collection is over $7,000. Three other awards composed of a super rare, two rares, and ten limited cards worth about $1,500 will also be given to the developer presenting the best icc (cost per installation for a mobile game), playtime, and retention measures.
Moreover, each subscriber will receive a special donation. Participants will have one month to develop and submit a prototype of their game with the help of legendary characters.
And in the meantime, homa games will offer masterclasses of mobile and blockchain industry experts, along with resources to help participants develop and leverage their ideas. Video games have been a breeding ground for technological innovation for decades, and we believe that nfts opens new possibilities when it comes to gameplay, community building on mobile devices," said daniel nathan, co-founder and chief executive officer of homa games.
"The homa mission is to serve game developers, and in partnership with sorare on adopting nfts, we're adding another block to their toolbox". This is not Homa Games' first game.
meanwhile, the australian open launched an interactive nft initiative, web 2 firm zynga (now being acquired by take two) partnered with forte for blockchain games, and michael jordan launched an nft platform for athletes, heir.