San Francisco, USA, December 13, 2022, Chainwire
Azaros Host a keynote stream in partnership with Animoka brand To reveal the impending listing on Uniswap of AzaCoin, the ERC-20 token on the Ethereum mainnet that will be listed on Uniswap on January 11, 2023, on Wednesday, December 14th at 7:00 am (UTC Dec. We will announce on Wednesday the 14th at 7am (Tuesday, December 13th at 11pm PST).
Founded in 2018, Azarus has demonstrated that “streams aren’t TV” through highly engaging overlay games. Azarus allows streamers to run interactive games on their streams and play together in real-time with all brand-sponsored audiences. Overlay Games has generated over 4 million hours of viewing time and has distributed $2 million in prize money in the form of loyalty his points redeemable in the Azarus store.
Azarus is moving to a crypto-native rewards program, allowing millions of loyal players to benefit from true digital ownership. Azarus upgrades its AZA Points to his AzaCoin, a crypto-his native token, giving Azarus owners ownership of the value of their attention and involvement. AzaCoin will serve as a utility and governance token, bringing the following benefits to the ecosystem:
- For Streamers: Get instant access to earnings with AzaCoins. Host game sessions using the channel’s community wallet. Get involved in the community through voting.
- For Streaming Communities: AzaCoin is distributed directly to winners’ crypto wallets, so you gain full ownership of rewards and can redeem prizes, instantly bid and buy on streams, or redeem digital assets on the Azarus Marketplace. You have full control over your purchases.
- For Brands: Use Azarus as part of your programming to run and sponsor games for streamers.
This shared desire to participate in the Azarus ecosystem creates mutually beneficial opportunities as stakeholder incentives align and the value of the token is amplified.
“Azarus has been built on blockchain since its early days, with a vision to bring the essence of Stream to life as a decentralized digital stadium,” said founder Alex Cassassovici. “By listing AzaCoin today, we are one step closer to this vision, aligning incentives for all stakeholders and giving fans true ownership of the rewards they collect by playing on our streams.”
“We believe Azarus will bring web3 to millions of new users,” writes Yat Siu, founder of Animoca Brands. “Since our initial investment, we have always been impressed with Alex’s leadership in transforming streaming media into web3, which has already delivered millions of dollars in rewards to millions of players. We are very excited about the future of Azarus and proud to be an investor and partner.”
AzaCoin holders can stake their tokens for 3 months after earning them in exchange for receiving a percentage yield. As a governance token, AzaCoin allows viewers to vote on the use of his AzaCoin in his community wallet to influence his Azarus game life cycle on his favorite streams . For more information on tokens, azarus.io/azacoin.
Viewers can access Azarus-enabled streams to play Azarus games with their favorite creators and other audience members. Earn AzaCoins by answering trivia questions correctly. Viewers can join the keynote stream. Wednesday, December 14, at 7:00 AM UTC For the opportunity to earn AzaCoins and learn about our token release roadmap.
Azaros is a pioneer of Overlay Gaming, a new form of casual gaming that overlays streams. Overlay games are multiplayer, simple, fun, and challenging. Azarus provides the first platform to provide an environment for building, distributing and monetizing overlay games on any stream. Overlay Games will bring together a large live audience, reveal the nature of the stream as an interactive medium, and support the company’s vision that ‘the stream is not TV’.
Christina Davenport, Azarus, [email protected]