Topps launches new NFTs to celebrate MLB All-Star Week
To celebrate MLB All-Star Week, The Topps Company Inc, a subsidiary division of physical and digital trading card company Fanatics Collectibles has announced a few Web3 initiatives revolving around the MLB All-Star Week 2022 with the launch of an NFT collection and Web3 games.
The efforts include launching the MLB All-Star Game NFT collection, on-site exclusive MLB All-Star giveaways, and Topps BUNT MLB Card Trader app as well as post-event collection challenges that implement the results of the All-Star Game sponsored by Mastercard and T-Mobile Home Run Derby.
‘For MLB’s All-Star Week, we wanted to give our fans and collectors multiple ways to participate in the action. Baseball collectibles are in our DNA and each summer we look forward to creating in-person and digital experiences for our growing communities to celebrate their fandom.” said Tobin Lent, vice president, general manager, Topps digital sports and entertainment, The Topps Company.’
The 2022 MLB All-Star Game NFTs Collections are available exclusively on Topps NFTs.com. Later this month, Topps plans to launch another series of NFTs from the post-challenge collection.
The highly anticipated All-Star NFT Collection features Californian-inspired themes, including beach waves, stars, retrowave designs, and palm trees. Collectors can vote for the best American and National League players in the game to be featured in the first phase. The NFTs come in different rarities and pack quantities.
The Topps Bunt MLB Card Trader app will be launching this weekend which will showcase a collection of baseball digital collectible cards and a set of interactive games that feature favourite MLB players from past and present.
Users who complete the games will receive a special Topps BUNT digital collectible pack along with several physical prizes like Topps BUNT sunglasses, baseball-inspired phone wallets, commemorative die-cut enamel pins and posters. Meanwhile, fans who attend the event will get free 2022 Topps MLB All-Star Game Event NFTs on July 16th at the Topps Booth at the Capital One Play Ball Park.