March 15, 2022 – Singapore – Oasys is pleased to announce that Bandai Namco Research has been revealed as the first of 21 initial validators for the Oasys Gaming Chain ecosystem.
“Bandai Namco Research’s mission is to continuously create new value for the entertainment industry and focuses on research and development in innovative technologies such as XR and areas related to the metaverse. As part of our development for creating new entertainment solutions, we hope to contribute to the growth and stability of the Oasys blockchain by participating as one of the initial validators,” stated Hajime Nakatani, one of the founding members of Oasys, and also CEO of Bandai Namco Research.
The Oasys gaming chain will be exhibiting at the Game Developer Conference in San Francisco on March 22-25, 2022.
About BANDAI NAMCO Research
BANDAI NAMCO Research Inc. is an “Entertainment Innovation Group” that has been “creating new value for Entertainment”. We live in very exciting times where goods and services which once existed only in our imagination have now become a reality thanks to rapid technological advances. BANDAI NAMCO Research Inc. will create and realize “brand-new and unprecedented PLAY and entertainment” by proactively co-creating with innovators around the world whilst fully utilizing the expertise in the entertainment that we have built up so far.
Led by a team of blockchain experts and joining forces with the biggest gaming company names to serve as the initial validators, Oasys is revolutionizing the gaming industry with its Proof-of-Stake (PoS) based eco-friendly blockchain. With a focus on creating an eco-system for gamers and developers to distribute and develop blockchain-based games, Oasys solves the problems game developers faced when building games on the blockchain. The trifecta approach of the fastest network powered by the gaming community, a scalable network powered by AAA game developers, and the blockchain offering the best user experience with fast transactions and free gas fees for users, readies participants to enter the Oasys and play.
In addition to Dizon, other founding team members of the “Oasys” include Hajime Nakatani, President and CEO of BANDAI NAMCO Research, Hironobu Ueno, CEO of double jump.tokyo, Hironao Kunimitsu, Founder of gumi and CEO of Thirdverse, and Shuji Utsumi, entertainment business innovator and founding member of PlayStation, co-founder of Q Entertainment, and currently Co-COO of SEGA CORPORATION.