The Morning After: Nike’s .Swoosh Is The Big Blockchain Idea

Nike has unveiled .Swoosh, a blockchain-based platform that allows members to collect and eventually create virtual jerseys, shoes and other goods that they can wear in games and online spaces. You may also get access to real world products and special events. Registrations start on November 18th and you need an access code to avoid the waiting list.

Nike won’t start official “programming” until December, and the first virtual collection in the form of a community is expected to be launched in early 2023. virtual goods plans, that was almost a year ago.

– Matt Smith

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