News - The Brave Dotz


gumi Inc. in partnership with its portfolio company double jump.tokyo Inc. have launched their first NFT (non-fungible token) content The Brave Dotz...


Press Release

A dot artwork series that features dot art technology from the globally renowned mobile online game Brave Frontier, created by gumi subsidiary Alim Co.,Ltd, The Brave Dotz artwork series features six hero motifs with all different character elements from the Brave Frontier series, which has driven 38 million downloads worldwide. 

With the NFT auction running until July 16 at 11:00pm JST, collectors can bid on one-of-a-kind digital artwork in The Brave Dotz via OpenSea, a major NFT marketplace globally.

Here are the Six Heroes featured in the The Brave Dotz series initial NFT offering:

Orange fire creature

The Brave Dotz ~Fire~

This artwork is composed of more than 100 fire-element characters from Brave Frontier. The character is "Vargas", one of the six heroes that symbolize the Brave Frontier series. As the maiden work of the Alim Pixel Art Team, this popular character was chosen to represent the series.


Blue fishlike creature

The Brave Dotz ~Water~

This artwork is composed of more than 100 water-element characters from Brave Frontier. The character is "Selena", one of the six heroes that symbolize the Brave Frontier series.

Green tree creature

The Brave Dotz ~Earth~

This artwork is composed of more than 100 earth-element characters from Brave Frontier. The character is "Lance", one of the six heroes that symbolize the Brave Frontier series.

looks like he's on a horse

The Brave Dotz ~Thunder~


This artwork is composed of more than 100 thunder-element characters from Brave Frontier. The character is "Eze", one of the six heroes that symbolize the Brave Frontier series.

Looks like he's playing a guitar

The Brave Dotz ~Light~

This artwork is composed of more than 100 light-element characters from Brave Frontier. The character is "Atro", one of the six heroes that symbolize the Brave Frontier series.

Looks like a purple knight with a lance and shield

The Brave Dotz ~Dark~

This artwork is composed of more than 100 dark-element characters from Brave Frontier. The character is "Magress", one of the six heroes that symbolize the Brave Frontier series.
 
As an industry leader in Japan, gumi has been investing in leading blockchain companies and developing digital content through its many portfolio companies for years. Today marks its first step entering the NFT market with portfolio company Alim, which has already created high quality dot artwork through the development of their mobile game Brave Frontier. Along with Brave Frontier’s impressive global user base, Alim also holds the world record for the most number of controllable pixel art characters in a mobile game.

Hiroyuki Kawamoto, President of gumi Inc., said: “When we approached the idea of entering the NFT market, we wanted to ensure we would drive ground-breaking dot art technology and help further the blockchain industry globally. I believe we are taking steps forward in achieving this vision with our first public NFT offering through the 'The Brave Dotz' series."

Hironobu Ueno, President of double jump.tokyo Inc., added: “Our range of collectable Brave Frontier-inspired NFTs, developed by Alim, offers people a unique piece of high quality digital art from Japan's most talented artists. 'The Brave Dotz' artwork is composed of dots for each element, allowing you to experience the trajectory of the heroic spirits of Brave Frontier with your eyes and heart."

To capitalize on the rapidly growing market of NFT art, Alim has also formed the "Alim Pixel Art Team", which will leverage its dot art technology. The Alim Pixel Art Team consists of creative leaders driving dot art culture in Japan as well as creators of Brave Frontier. Among the many graphic design techniques that continue to evolve, this group of top-level Japanese creators continues to focus on high quality dot art, providing this new culture in the NFT community.


In case you're interested in bidding, the auction details are below

This NFT sale is planned to be in English auction format.
Number of items sold: 6 items (1 item each for the art of the 6 heroes)
Special site: https://pixel-art-team.a-lim.co.jp/
Auction start time: Tuesday, July 13, 2021 19 Time (Japan time)
Auction end time: Friday, July 16, 2021 23:00 (Japan time)
Auction site: https://opensea.io/collection/alimpixelartteam