In a bid to democratize user-generated content (UGC), The Sandbox team, on November 3, introduced Open Publishing, allowing LAND owners to instantly publish their experiences on the Map. The development, which fuels creativity in the gaming world, was unveiled during the Sandbox’s first Global Creators Day in Hong Kong alongside two other initiatives.
New Game Maker Version
An upcoming update (0.9) to The Sandbox's free Game Maker will introduce enhanced gameplay mechanics, templates, and social interactions before the end of the year, making content creation even more accessible and engaging for players.
New 100M SAND Game Maker Fund
The Sandbox team also introduced a new 100M SAND Game Maker Fund. Starting in 2024, the fund will empower creators, rewarding them not just for their creations but also for the engagement they generate within the platform. The fund's DAO-based selection system emphasizes engaging experiences and celebrates creators' contributions.
Re-affirming the Vision
With the recent introduction of eight new cultural and geographical neighborhoods on its map, The Sandbox aims to expand its reach and impact. To date, The Sandbox has sold over 125,000 LAND parcels, representing 75% of its map, and has launched numerous avatar collections.
Source: BSC News