Grease Monkey Games, an Animoca Brands subsidiary, has partnered with Mishimoto, a leader in car cooling aftermarket parts, to bring exclusive Mishimoto licensed utility NFTs to the upcoming blockchain-based racing game, Torque Drift 2.
It has been reported that this collaboration expands the game’s Web3 capability and drift racing simulation experience. It also offers racing game fans and casual players an immersive, true-to-life drifting experience. As the official on-chain game for Formula DRIFT, Torque Drift 2 delivers an authentic racing experience for Web2 and Web3 gamers alike.
However, the game launches in 2024 for PC, with console availability to follow. Torque Drift 2 is part of the REVV Motorsport ecosystem of metaverse racing games and built on the Polygon blockchain. Polygon (an Ethereum sidechain) has committed to eliminating all of the network’s carbon debt since inception. And it also wants to make the chain climate positive. Torque Drift 2 is also dedicated to environmental responsibility. It ensures that gamers have fun while also contributing to a cleaner planet.
The report said that a playable demo of Torque Drift 2 is set to release in the second quarter of 2023. The demo allows players to experience the much-anticipated follow-up to the wildly popular game, Torque Drift. Through the partnership, Mishimoto contributes its high-performance automotive expertise to Torque Drift 2.
Likewise, this enables the game to feature iconic Mishimoto parts. These include intercoolers and gear shifters etc. to bring the cars closer to life. Players can also customize their in-game vehicles to achieve different levels of performance in line with the game’s core value of “play-it-your-way.” Moreover, Grease Monkey Games’ commits to delivering an unparalleled virtual racing experience for fans of the genre.
Arran Potter, the Founder and Managing Director of Grease Monkey Games, said:
“We are stoked to partner with Mishimoto, a true icon in the aftermarket parts industry. At Grease Monkey Games, we are all about bringing the thrill and excitement of car culture to gamers worldwide. And this collaboration with Mishimoto is going to take things to the next level. We can’t wait to see what kind of sick rides our players will be able to build and customize with Mishimoto’s top-of-the-line parts.”
Mishimoto joins a list of iconic motorsports brands participating in Torque Drift 2. The stellar lineup already includes Formula DRIFT, Nissan, and Liberty Walk. By adding Mishimoto’s expertise, the game offers players a new level of automotive customization and performance.
Thus, players can also look forward to a truly immersive and authentic virtual drifting experience with Torque Drift 2.
Source: NFT Evening