Not too long ago, there have been rumours circulating of leisure giants, Disney buying an NFT assortment. There was a lot hypothesis over who it might be, with many large names within the crypto area chiming in with their concepts on Twitter. This deal, if it goes via, can be much like Nike buying RTFKT Studios.
About The Rumours
The rumours started circulating yesterday after Jamie Burke on Twitter talked about “Hearsay is Disney is about to make an enormous NFT acquisition.”, he continued: “If it occurs it could be the largest deal up to now within the business. Let’s see the way it performs out…”
The Tweet obtained replies from many large names within the NFT area together with GaryVee who merely mentioned “Hmmmm”. Additionally, Snoop Dogg chimed in and mentioned “Heard a rumor that Disney is shopping for the doggies”, presumably joking.
Some folks talked about Cool Cats, Tremendous Yeti, Doodles and extra. Additional, a screenshot was additionally shared from Coolman Coffeedan of Coolman’s Universe on Discord saying he was going into a gathering with Disney. You possibly can see all of the responses here. Burke later confirmed that somebody within the thread was proper, by saying “All I’m going to say is somebody within the thread bought it”.
A number of folks additionally prompt VeVe, to which Burke replied “Yeh it’s not VeVe”.
This case has after all been in comparison with Nike buying RTFKT Studios. Which was an enormous, multinational firm buying a rising NFT venture. Individuals have additionally referred to as this transfer by Disney a genius transfer on the advertising facet if it goes via and is a good venture.
Disney’s Earlier NFT Work
Since November 2021 after they launched their Golden Moments NFTs, Disney has launched varied NFTs on the VeVe platform. VeVe is a digital collectibles platform specialising in licensed NFTs for giant firms and IPs like DC, Marvel, James Bond and Disney.