Award-winning British fantasy authors Dave Morris and Jamie Thomson will write a brand new fantasy trilogy “The Vulcan Verses”. The neighborhood challenge’s title is predicated on VeChain’s forthcoming Vulcan Solid non-fungible token-powered collectible card sport and decentralized digital world VulcanVerse.
With greater than 100 books to their names, the authors are thought of among the many most profitable British gamebook authors, writing the Fabled Lands, Combating Fantasy, and The Crystal Maze gamebooks. Gamebooks are interactive tales the place the reader can select the story’s path by their very own decisions.
Morris and Thomson have contributed to greater than 70 books and 30 books respectively. Certainly one of Thomson’s most profitable collection has been revealed within the UK, Japan, France, the U.S., Italy, and Sweden, with every of the six titles promoting greater than 60,000 copies within the UK alone.
Each authors are additionally sport builders who typically write gamebooks and supporting works for fantasy and role-playing video games and have labored with some blockchain tasks earlier than.
“The Vulcan Verses” narrates the story of the Vulcan God who embraces human expertise to create a 3D digital world and restore the fading powers of the Previous Gods. Thomson mentioned the trilogy might be set within the universe, which blends Greco-Roman mythology and excessive fantasy:
“The books might be a prequel to the digital sport, documenting the journey from expertise and atheism taking on to the purpose when the previous gods should select both to fade into reminiscence or to take issues into their very own palms.”
VulcanVerse is a Massively Multiplayer On-line Function-Taking part in Recreation (MMORPG) that enables customers to purchase and promote plots of digital land tied to NFTs whereas interacting with different gamers. The sport is ready for launch later this 12 months alongside a standalone 3D builder app that enables gamers to design surroundings, customise characters, and create their very own art work.
The plots of land go on sale on Sep 30 and solely 10,000 plots of 20m x20m land will ever be created. Every plot prices $100 and is ready to be bought with Ether (ETH), Tether (USDT), VeThor (VTHO), or VeChain’s native token VET, with a 5% and 15% low cost for Financial Nodes and VeChain X-Nodes respectively.