The SandBox Launches Lunar New Year Event
The Sandbox organizes special Lunar New Year Event for Chinese metaverse community.
In celebration of the Chinese Lunar New Year, The Sandbox has announced plans to launch an event to boost creativity in the metaverse. The Sandbox users will enjoy a new immersive experience developed by partnering studios based in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and mainland China.
The event will run from January 18 to February 28 featuring a massive pool of 200,000 SAND, memorabilia, in-game NFT prizes, and virtual “Chinese Dragon mystery boxes.” These mystery boxes contain limited PFPs and The Sandbox’s premium LANDs. In addition to this, creators from well-known brands have collaborated to build experiences around their popular IPs. These brands include Softstar and Alpacadabraz (Taiwan); PCCW, MTR, Sun Hung Kai & Co., and McDull (Hong Kong); and The CGame and Chili Game (Mainland China).
Experiences in The Sandbox Lunar New Year Event
Players will begin their experiences with MetaChinatown where they can meet partners and creators from the Chinese community and celebrate this festival. The next experience called the Chord Hero Music Gallery will allow players to combine an exhibition of NFT artwork with a charity in the metaverse. This innovative project will boost players’ interest in learning music. Players can explore the world of McDull and his friends enjoying the spectacular scenes, iconic buildings, and fascinating food culture.
MTR will debut The Sandbox as the first transport operator in the metaverse. It would take participants on a time-traveling journey between the futuristic MTR metaverse railway station and the 1980s Choi Hung Station. For the first time players can enjoy PCW-HKT Futurera The Sandbox users can also explore the world of exploring The Legend of Sword and Fairy.
Starting from January 24th, players can explore other experiences like Alpacadabraz, Chill Game, Little Fighter, nspace WMCC, Sun Hung Kai & Co: Nonstop Sailing, and The Silk road. There will be an outlet for users to purchase brand new NFTs.