The Sandbox partners with Gravity to introduce Ragnarok to the metaverse
The Sandbox is proud to announce the partnership with a global gaming company ‘Gravity’ to bring Ragnarok to the metaverse.
Through this partnership, Ragnarok LAND will be built in The Sandbox metaverse, as well as various content and NFTs using Ragnarok IP. Furthermore, the users can participate in the future Game Jam themed on the Ragnarok universe and characters.
Starting with Ragnarok Online in 2002, Ragnarok is the main IP of Gravity that has been successfully serviced by both PC and mobile. This global Intellectual Property has many series such as Ragnarok M: Eternal Love, Ragnarok Origin, Ragnarok X: Next Generation, Ragnarok V: Returns, and Ragnarok Begins. Based on the worldwide popularity of Ragnarok, Gravity is also actively carrying out license businesses; broadcasting Ragnarok animations, and running the online store where the players can meet the Ragnarok Monsters merchandise.
“We are happy to collaborate with Ragnarok, which has been long loved by gamers all around the world,” said Cindy Lee, CEO of The Sandbox Korea. “Through this partnership, the excitement and joy that Ragnarok brings to players can be adapted in a new way through metaverse content.”
“This partnership is significant that the users around the world can encounter Ragnarok in The Sandbox metaverse,” said Harry Choi, Business Director of Gravity Business Division. “We are preparing diverse content with Ragnarok IP for users to enjoy in the metaverse as well. Stay tuned!”
Gravity Co., Ltd. is a globally known online game company founded in April of 2000, during the infancy of the Korean gaming industry. As a leader in the Industry, Gravity became the only domestic game company listed on NASDAQ directly. Gravity has developed MMORPG Ragnarok Online, which has been serviced in domestic and worldwide markets, acquiring a wide range of players. Gravity also provides IPTV service games using Pororo characters and various genres of mobile titles. Furthermore, Gravity is continuing to grow its business reach as a global publishing business by expanding its service with Ragnarok Online IP-related games as well as other games of various genres and platforms.