French esports organisation Staff Vitality has introduced plans to launch fan tokens on blockchain-based fan engagement and rewards software Socios.com.
The deal, in partnership with blockchain supplier Chiliz, will see holders of the $VIT Fan Token get hold of entry to unique Staff Vitality content material, activations and store vouchers.
Furthermore, token holders will acquire the chance to attend a number of the organisation’s occasions as particular visitors. Staff Vitality may also host month-to-month polls the place followers can affect selections.
Nicolas Maurer, CEO of Staff Vitality, commented: “At Staff Vitality we’re fortunate to have a number of the most inventive and engaged followers in esports, and we’re all the time searching for methods to collaborate extra carefully and provide them new experiences.
“Socios.com has a observe file of offering an progressive Fan Token platform for some enormous sports activities and esports manufacturers, and we’re proud to accomplice with them. Our first ballot is a really thrilling one which we’ll be asserting within the coming days and I can’t wait to see how our followers vote.”
The $VIT Fan Token will launch on July 1st and might be priced at €2 (~£1.71) every in the course of the preliminary sale. A complete of 7m of Staff Vitality’s digital collectables might be minted on the Chiliz blockchain.
Alexandre Dreyfus, CEO of Chiliz and Socios.com, acknowledged: “Staff Vitality is France’s primary esports organisation. They’re already an absolute powerhouse of the esports world, however with the launch of the $VIT Fan Token they are going to be capable of develop their attain exponentially, rising their distinctive, thrilling model on a world scale.
“Vitality have actually grasped what Fan Tokens are all about and followers can sit up for some groundbreaking, unprecedented engagement alternatives on the Socios.com app — in addition to some actually cool rewards too from the second the Fan Token launches in only a few weeks time on July 1st.”
Staff Vitality isn’t the one esports organisation to launch fan tokens on Socios.com. The likes of OG, NAVI, Team Heretics and Team Alliance, have additionally introduced comparable activations previously.
“We now have 5 main esports organisations on our roster, which is unquestionably a milestone for us, however there’s nonetheless immense potential for development on this area, each when it comes to exercise with our present companions and new partnerships,” added Dreyfus.
Esports Insider says: Given the profitable launches of different orgs’ fan tokens on Socios.com, Staff Vitality has recognized the advantages of getting a fan token system. Fan tokens like these are a compelling manner for organisations to bolster fan engagement and herald a further income stream on the similar time, while additionally being reasonably priced virtually for any fan.