Solana-Based UNKJD Studios Expands Web3 Presence with UNKJD Soccer
Solana-based gaming studio UNKJD Studios, previously known as Uncaged Studio, has unveiled its rebranded main Web3 mobile game, transitioning from MonkeyLeague to UNKJD Soccer. The decision to rebrand aligns with the company’s strategic vision of expanding its footprint beyond the mobile soccer game. UNKJD Studios aims to forge extensive collaborations with fashion, entertainment, and sports brands while upholding its three-pillar foundation of intellectual property (IP), game development, and Web3 integration.
“IP Expansion and Regular Sports Game Releases”
In addition to the rebranding, UNKJD Studios has announced its intention to rapidly expand its intellectual property (IP) portfolio. The company plans to offer consistent releases of new sports games every 6 to 8 months, showcasing its commitment to providing diverse and engaging content for Web2 and Web3 gamers alike.
“Emphasis on Web3 Gaming Future”
Maxim Bashkaev Vaysbord, UNKJD’s newly appointed Brand Director and former Azuki executive, expressed confidence in the future of Web3 gaming. He emphasized the belief that gaming is at the forefront of the entertainment industry and outlined UNKJD’s vision to create a gaming universe where Web3 acts as the connective matrix, providing community empowerment and game interoperability.
“UNKJD CEO’s Perspective on Rebranding”
UNKJD CEO, Tal Friedman, clarified that the shift from MonkeyLeague to UNKJD Soccer is not merely a name change but a commitment to delivering enjoyable and unique experiences to both Web2 and Web3 gamers. Friedman sees this rebranding as the initial step in their journey to redefine the next era of Web3 gaming.
“Co-Founder’s Vision for UNKJD Soccer”
Raz Friedman, co-founder of UNKJD Studios, expressed his confidence in the game’s future and excitement about a seamless convergence of sports, strategy, and RPG elements. He highlighted UNKJD Soccer as a platform for gamers to potentially “go pro” and shared insights on the gaming industry’s overall prospects, citing an expected $282 billion revenue and solid annual growth of 8.76% from 2024 to 2027.
“2024 Roadmap and Global Launch Plans”
Looking ahead, UNKJD Studios outlined its 2024 roadmap, starting with a series of upgrades for its mobile game, with a particular focus on the key market of Brazil. The studio also hinted at revealing additional utilities for its in-game cryptocurrency, the MBS token. UNKJD anticipates its main global launch in the second half of 2024, marking a significant milestone in its journey to establish a prominent presence in the evolving Web3 gaming landscape.