Fox Entertainment has announced the launch of “Krapopolis”, a comedy animated show created by Dan Harmon, the creator of the award-winning animated series “Rick and Morty”.
According to the company, the show will take place in “mythical ancient Greece” and centered on a “flawed family of humans, gods, and monsters that tries to run one of the world’s first cities without killing each other.”
Michael Thorn, president of entertainment for Fox Entertainment, referred to the upcoming show by stating,
“Leave it to Dan Harmon to turn the mythos of early Greek civilization into remarkably sharp commentary on today’s politics, celebrity and pop culture.”
Bento Box Entertainment, Fox Entertainment’s animation studio, will be in charge of the production of the show, which will be curated in its entirety using blockchain technology.
With the intention of entering the NFT business, Fox and its animation studio have decided to launch a new unit by the name of “Blockchain Creative Lab” which will focus on creating a platform for the creation, storage, and distribution of content created using Non-Fungible Tokens.
Blockchain Creative Labs Will Manage a $100 Million Fund
According to Fox Entertainment CEO, Charlie Collier, the fund and upcoming marketplace are, “a natural extension of Bento Box’s talents, one that allows the team to support, elevate and reward innovators and artists in new and creatively exciting ways.”
With their participation in the NFT industry, Collier expects Fox and Bento to play a major role in shaping its future due to their unique position, which will allow them to offer unique NFTs based on their intellectual property, as well as their relationships with the creative community.
Fox has previously expressed its interest to take advantage of the NFT craze but has yet to…