Hero ISL is now the first Indian sports league to launch special NFTs
Hero Indian Super League (ISL) has initiated a promising collaboration with Terra Virtua. Bracing to introduce the first ever exclusive non-fungible tokens (NFTs) as digital collectibles, HERO ISL is now the first ISL to introduce dedicated NFTs in the form of digital collectibles. Utilizing Polygon’s PoS to make available first in the world (totally) immersive and social (digital) collectibles platform, Terra Virtua hosts prominent creators. It has as its feature digital collectibles themed on multitude of classic movies, television shows, and comic books.
Via Hero ISL partnership, Terra Virtua now commences its sports ecosystem journey. Terra Virtua would mint exclusive digital collectibles on Polygon PoS, featuring the ISL and its 11 clubs. Fans would have access to various glorious ISL moments, player cards, in-match highlights, etc. to buy and trade in the form of interactive memorabilia. Trading would be made available via Terra Virtua’s special marketplace. Launching of the ISL digital collectibles would be in the forthcoming season 2021-22. Terra Virtua’s shift from the Ethereum blockchain to Polygon leads to achieving efficiency in lessening adverse environmental impact. Transitioning to Polygon injects sustainability whilst decreasing energy demands by over 99% in minting NFTs.
About Hero ISL
Launched in 2014, Hero ISL is India’s top division professional football league. Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL) organizes the Hero ISL. FSDL is a Reliance Industries Ltd and Star India Ltd. JV (joint venture). All falling under the auspices of the All India Football Federation (AIFF). Chennaiyin FC, Odisha FC, FC Goa, NorthEast United FC, Kerala Blasters FC, ATK Mohun Bagan, SC East Bengal, Mumbai City FC, Hyderabad FC, Bengaluru FC and Jamshedpur FC represent the ISL.
About Terra Virtua
Terra Virtua was launched in 2017 as an entertainment collectibles platform. It lets collectors benefit from digital assets via displaying and interacting with virtual goods in Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), and on PCs in 3D. Terra Virtua leverages mobile and gaming technologies to engage fans and communities.