OASIS DIGITAL STUDIOS BRINGS LEGENDARY ICON STEVE McQUEEN AND PORSCHE 917K No. 22 FROM Le MANS TO DIGITAL COLLECTORS
While the famed vehicle goes up on the auction block, Oasis NFTs bring the iconic actor and automobile images to digital collectors
Toronto, Canada – August 5, 2021 – Oasis Digital Studios Limited (“Oasis”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Liquid Avatar Technologies Inc. (CSE: LQID / OTCQB:LQAVF / FRA:4T51), a global blockchain, digital identity and fintech solutions company is pleased to announce that in conjunction with McCartney Multimedia, it has secured the rights to manage Don Nunley’s photos of Steve McQueen’s iconic images from the legendary movie Le Mans featuring the famed actor and the 1970 Porsche 917K #22, which is expected to fetch up to US $18 Million in August at a Sotheby’s auction.
Available through https://mcqueenscar22.com/ the digital collectible NFTs will debut as part of Oasis’ partnership with Sweet starting August 13, 2021. Presale registration begins August 6, 2021. Sweet is the next-generation enterprise NFT solutions provider enabling Oasis to deploy NFTs in deeply integrated ways, and to ensure everyone – from the high-end crypto collectors to everyday Steve McQueen fans – can digitally interact with these collectibles celebrating the “King of Cool” in an accessible, frictionless, and enjoyable manner.
The Man. The Legend. “The King of Cool.” For decades, Steve McQueen has captured the hearts and imaginations of movie enthusiasts. His canon of films is filled with classic movies such as The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape, The Sand Pebbles, Bullitt, The Getaway and Papillon.
With the support of the widow of Don Nunley, the property master on the 106-minute film, and image owner, Oasis will offer exclusive images from the set of the 1971 movie Le Mans, driven by Steve McQueen with the actor recreating for the movie the actual 1970 Le Mans 24 race, taking the iconic 1970 Porsche 917K across the finish line. At the upcoming Sotheby’s auction, the car has been restored to its former glory. Oasis digital collectibles will feature collectible images, animations, and enhanced exclusives, starting at US$9.99, giving automotive, entertainment and other collectors the ability to participate in the program.
“Oasis continues to develop new and exciting programs that push the limits of both products and technologies of digital collectibles and NFTs, empowering online participants from all generations engage and enjoy this emerging sector,” said David Lucatch, Managing Director of Oasis Digital Studios, and CEO of Liquid Avatar Technologies. “The Steve McQueen and Le Mans images are some of the most iconic images of automotive entertainment and we’re excited and proud to be part of this program.”
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About Sweet – www.sweet.io
New York-based Sweet is a highly scalable, consumer-friendly, and environmentally conscious Non-Fungible Token (NFT) platform used by over 600 top consumer and entertainment brands worldwide, including Dave & Busters and the New York Knicks. As one of the world’s only blockchain-agnostic models, Sweet enables enterprise brands to create digital collectibles on multiple compatible blockchains best suited for each customer’s specific needs. Sweet offers the flexibility of broad-scale creation and distribution of NFTs, driving both revenue and consumer engagement for brands. Founded in 2017 by an experienced technology leadership team, Sweet has built one of the most energy efficient NFT platforms in the world and can quickly spin up creative distribution campaigns for clients leveraging the blockchain. For more information about Sweet, visit sweet.io.
About Oasis Digital Studios Limited – http://www.oasisdigitalstudios.com/
Oasis Digital Studios Limited (“Oasis”) brings together leading individuals and organizations in blockchain technology, computer graphics, augmented reality, entertainment, art, sports, gaming, music, media, comic book, memorabilia, and pop culture arenas to support the fast-paced and growing digital collectible and NFT marketplace. The Oasis business model is to create storytelling, experiential and collectible partnerships with artists, sports personalities, talent, brands, and commercial enterprises to create digital offerings and digital / physical product programs via digital collectibles and NFTs. Oasis uses multimedia, cinematics, animations, and other techniques to create unique products together with the latest Augmented Reality and virtual technologies to tell the Artist and Talent stories providing immersive experiences for Digital Collectibles and NFTs. The Oasis AR Enhanced NFT experience, powered by ImagineAR, will be available exclusively through the Liquid Avatar Mobile App, which features the ability for users to create digital icons that allow them to manage, control and create value from their biometrically verified digital identity, and is available on Google Play and in the Apple App Store.
About Liquid Avatar Technologies Inc. –www.liquidavatartechnologies.com
Liquid Avatar Technologies Inc. focuses on the verification, management and monetization of Self Sovereign Identity, empowering users to control and benefit from the use of their online identity.
The Liquid Avatar Mobile App, available in the Apple App Store and Google Play is a verified Self Sovereign Identity platform that empowers users to create high quality digital icons representing their online personas. These icons allow users to manage and control their digital identity and Verifiable Access and Identity Credentials, and to use Liquid Avatars to share public and permission based private data when they want and with whom they want.
The Liquid Avatar Verifiable Credentials Ecosystem (LAVCE) is being built to support all participants in a digital credential ecosystem, including the Holder, Issuer and Verifier, using state-of-the-art blockchain and open standards technologies initially as a node on the Indicio Network. The Company is a voting and steering committee member of the Trust over IP Foundation, founding and steering committee member of Cardea, a Linux Foundation Public Health project, member of the Good Health Pass collaborative, ID2020, DIACC, The Linux Foundation and a founding member of the Lumedic Exchange.
The Company has a suite of early-stage revenue generating programs that support the Liquid Avatar Mobile App program, including KABN KASH, a cash back and reward program that has over 500 leading online merchants and coming soon, an integrated offering engine. In Canada, the Company also has the KABN Visa Card, a “challenger financial” platform that allows users to manage and control a range of financial services for traditional and digital currencies. The Company is currently exploring expansion of the KABN Visa Card program to other geographic regions, including the USA.
The Company’s subsidiary, Oasis Digital Studios, is a creative and development agency that supports a wide range of artists, talent, and enterprises with Non-Fungible Token (NFT) solutions.
Liquid Avatar Technologies Inc. is publicly listed on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) under the symbol “LQID” (CSE:LQID).
The Company also trades in the United States, on the OTCQB under the symbol “LQAVF” and in Frankfurt under the symbol “4T51”.
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