Saturday, January 28, 2023

Japanese film studio announces the production of a series based on crypto


Noma, a Japanese film studio, has introduced that it’s producing three function movies which can be based on the world of cryptocurrencies. The first film, titled The Rhetoric Star, is already in production and will likely be launched in 2024. 

In an announcement despatched to Cointelegraph on Tuesday, Taichi Ito, the founder of Noma and a producer of the series, mentioned that the trilogy goals to impart data about the crypto business by means of artistic storytelling. Additionally, Ito proudly shared that their staff is working with Bitcoin (BTC) consultants and the award-winning sound designer Sefi Carmel. He additionally expressed confidence that The Rhetoric Star will “change the way” audiences find out about crypto.

The film series can be produced by Mai Fujimoto, the CEO of Tokyo-based blockchain agency Gracone, and Ryo Nakatsuji, an govt at Japanese writer CoinPost. Meanwhile, Japanese animator Haruna Gohzu, who has labored in well-liked anime like Pokémon, Fairy Tail and Demon Slayer will likely be taking the lead in the movies’ animations.

Sefi Carmel, who’s designing the sounds for the movies, talked about that the staff desires to create a series that relays insights from the world’s crypto consultants to the lots in a “creative and accessible” means. He mentioned that he’s honored to hitch the staff and excited as the world steers in direction of “a virtual future dependent on blockchain, cryptocurrency, NFTs and the like.”

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Back in February, blockchain gaming agency Animoca manufacturers launched a subsidiary based in Japan to turn Japanese content into nonfungible tokens. These embrace content material from anime like Dragon Ball and My Hero Academia. Apart from anime, the agency will even discover content material from video games, artwork and sports activities.

In April, Japan’s largest social messaging utility, Line, launched an NFT marketplace in partnership with Japanese leisure firm Yoshimoto Kogyo. The social platform famous that it’ll supply as much as 40,000 NFTs to its userbase.