Web3 Entertainment Company comet orange Partnering with an NBA Legend Scottie Pippen At the launch of the NFT collection.
Pippen shared with Benzinga his history with NFT and why he’s excited about the launch of the collection.
Introducing NFTs: Pippen told Benzinga that he’s been hearing about NFTs for some time and has started tracking the space in recent months.
“I started researching on Twitter, where the Web3 community and my fans helped me learn more,” says Pippen. “From what I saw, I knew there was an opportunity to do something different that would allow me to connect with my fans in a new way.”
According to Pippen, his children are not deeply involved in the world of cryptocurrencies or NFTs.
“I see them playing video games all the time. And it only grows in popularity over time. I’m happy to say that I was one of the first to do it.”
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Scottie Pippen NFT Collection: On December 20, Pippen and partner Orange Comet During startup A collection of 1,000 items called “Scottie Pippen SP33.NFT is a “unique metawear sneaker” and the digital wearable of the future.
The December 20 mint will go live at 2:00 PM ET for allowed list members and 2:30 PM ET for public mints. Mint price of NFT is 0.20 ethereum Ethereum/USD and Monday are highlighted high seas main page.
“I’ve been a sneakerhead for as long as I can remember, so creating an NFT collection that combines my passion for shoes with my love for gaming was an easy decision,” said Pippen.
Multiple owners get additional benefits 33 lucky owners got a pair of physical shoes signed by Pippen, 33 owners got a $100 gift card for sneakers, 2 went golfing with Pippen, 1 received a home visit and dinner with Pippen.
All new NFT owners have a digital sneaker ready for the metaverse and games.
comet orange co-founder and CEO Dave Bloom He told Benzinga that every product the company launches has the goal of delivering creative content and delivering real value on Web3.
“We believe we have achieved that with the launch of Scottie Pippen,” Bloom said.
Bloom said Pippen was one of the best players in the NBA and had some “pretty bad sneakers over the years.”
“It’s rare to partner on a project with one of the greatest basketball players of all time.
Bloom told Benzinga that the 1,000-piece collection will feature all-unique pieces where every sneaker is a “unique 1/1.”
“The community and utility surrounding projects like this are also important to us. Scottie is passionate about Web3 and continues to learn more about blockchain technology. I feel like I have the chance to be part of a community of legends and icons.”
Bloom said the SP33 NFT has a “pigital” element that combines digital and physical. Some people get physical shoes and all digital sneakers as part of their collection.
“All sneakers are game-ready assets. Flexible for mods from GTA, Roblox, etc.”
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About Orange Comet: Pippen praised the Orange Comet team for launching him in the Web3 space. [Broome] Orange Comet from the SP33 collection.Dante [Ferrarini] His talented team was able to bring my vision to life and really create something special that my fans will love. ”
Broome says it’s still early days when it comes to the Web3 sector.
Bloom told Benzinga: “Blockchain technology is truly game-changing and we have to remember that the foundations behind the technology are incredibly powerful.”
Broome said Orange Comet is one of the future Web3 companies and will help get more people into the space, not just those looking to make a quick profit. thinking about.
All Scottie Pippen NFT owners will get allowlist access to the launch of Orange Comet, a physical and digital wearable called Corrupted, set for a 2023 launch.
Orange Comet was founded by Bloom. Gloria Estefan, Emilio Estefan When Kurt Warner.
Scottie Pippen’s Legacy: Pippen played 17 seasons in the NBA, including 12 with the Chicago Bulls. During his time with the Bulls, Pippen helped lead the team to his six NBA championships. Michael Jordan. The 1990s Bulls are considered one of the most dominant NBA teams of all time.
Pippen averaged 16.1 points, 6.4 rebounds and 5.2 assists in 1,178 NBA games. Pippen was named one of the 50 greatest NBA players of all time, and in the NBA playoffs he scored 3,000 points, 1,000 rebounds and 1,000 assists. One person.
As a member of Team USA, Pippen won two gold medals in 1992 and 1996. In 2010, Pippen was inducted into the NBA Basketball Hall of Fame.
While playing in the NBA, Pippen signed endorsement deals with apparel and footwear companies. Nike Inc. NKE.
Player during an NBA game Tyrese Halliburton wore nike shoes his characteristics Boad Ape Yacht Club NFTs. Benzinga asked Pippen if he ever rocked an NFT with a shoe during an NBA game.
“Sure!” Pippen told Benzinga.
Photo: Scottie Pippen, 1995 Chicago Bulls, photo by Lipovski via Basketballphoto.com Wikimedia Commons