About this episode
Ever wondered what happens when big brands like Nike and EA Sports step into the gaming universe? Imagine earning valuable digital items while you play your favorite games - that's the exciting premise of our chat about Nike's innovative platform, DotSwoosh, and EA's collaboration on virtual collectibles and NFTs in gaming.
In this episode, we also tackle T-Mobile's pivotal move to join Polygon as a validator. A conversation with Dick Rother, head of Deutsche Telecom's Blockchain Solutions Centre, sheds light on the potential of blockchain technology to create robust infrastructure and democratize its use. As brands are tempted to wield control, we question the implications for the ethos of decentralization. Also on the agenda is the impact of NFT tickets and their advantages over traditional email tickets - from loyalty benefits, discounts, and VIP experiences, it's a game-changer. Enthralling, right? Plug in for an exploration of the future of gaming, blockchain technology, and brand engagement like no other.