The Metasport Arena or MSA for short recently announced that they have entered into a partnership with Burrst, a company that is a creating Web3 sports ecosystem that helps young athletes monetize their game.
If you're familiar with the NCAA and their new monetization rules under the NIL, this basically has opened the door for that but using the blockchain through Burrst.
Here's some commentary regarding the new partnership and how it will help gamers;
"This strategy aligns perfectly with our direction at Metasport Arena. We're delighted to provide new experiences and earning opportunities to teams and individual athletes," said Piotr Smeder, MSA's Head of Partnerships and Co-founder.
And more from Grant Sapkin, CEO and founder of Burrst;
"At Burrst, we believe in the future of the metaverse, specifically what MetaSport Arena is creating and how it will benefit young athletes on a global scale. The creative approach athletes will have in this digital world allows fans to engage like never before. Thrilled for this partnership to come to fruition."
It's always good to see gamers getting more and more opportunities to come up to an equal standing with other sports.
For more regarding their partnership, see their press release here.