Otaku Mode’s upcoming cryptocurrency “Otaku Coin” is increasing its ranks because it grows ever nearer to turning into a reality. Joining their advisory committee most just lately are Oculus Rift creator Palmer Lucky and Anime News Network CEO Christopher MacDonald.
Luckey based Oculus VR on the age of 19, and went on to create the Oculus Rift headset. He left the corporate in 2017, three years after Oculus was aquired by Facebook, and now works with an AR/VR startup firm working in protection.
MacDonald joined ANN in 2000 as their editor-in-chief, and has gone on to grow to be the corporate’s CEO. The two shall be becoming a member of journalist Tadashi Sudo and enterprise companion AnyPay on the advisory committee. Also on the panel, serving because the cryptocurrency’s ambassador, is virtual YouTuber Kizuna AI.
Otaku Coin is likely one of the current strikes to flip the cryptocurrency mannequin right into a approach to immediately help anime creators and tasks. Otaku Mode will permit individuals to acquire “Otaku Coins” by watching, reviewing, and sharing anime and content material. the cash will then go to help creators, in addition to supply entry to unique merchandise and occasions.
Source: Anime! Anime!
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