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Highstreet Enriches VR Metaverse with Upcoming Launch of FOMO Duck NFTs

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 1:20pm

Highstreet Market is a special marketplace located in Highstreet City inside the metaverse.

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  • Highstreet Market is a special marketplace located in Highstreet City inside the metaverse.
  • The denizens of Highstreet's metaverse will encounter FOMO Duck, a mascot with an integral role in the shared digital environment.
  • Highstreet plans to launch FOMO Duck as an NFT on September 17, 2021, with 250 released each day until the total supply of 10,000 FOMO Ducks has been minted.
  • Holders of FOMO Ducks will also qualify for exclusive bonuses leading up to our metaverse unveil and launch near Halloween.

Tafi 3D and CGHero Set to Bring Next Level Realism to Open-Source Game Engine

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

Like all Tafi avatar systems, these lifelike models will be customizable, with adjustments like changeable hair, clothes, facial expressions, and more.

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  • Like all Tafi avatar systems, these lifelike models will be customizable, with adjustments like changeable hair, clothes, facial expressions, and more.
  • By pairing that with a high-fidelity, high-quality open source engine such as O3DE, developers have more access to our avatar assets than ever before.
  • The CGHero Team are looking forward to building a long-term relationship with the Tafi Team,"said Chris Lawrence of CGHero.
  • AWS has contributed their Amazon Lumberyard AAA gaming engine to the O3DE project, establishing the foundation for the entire O3DE engine.

Tafi Partners with AWS, Linux Foundation, and Others to Form Open-Source 3D Engine Project

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 6:02pm

The O3DE project is an open-source, full-featured, high-fidelity, real-time 3D engine for building games and simulations for every industry.

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  • The O3DE project is an open-source, full-featured, high-fidelity, real-time 3D engine for building games and simulations for every industry.
  • As a founding member of the O3DE project, Tafi intends to contribute its full suite of end-to-end avatar solutions, including its best-in-class character creation and customization technology, substantial library of high-resolution 3D content, and comprehensive monetization engine.
  • "At Tafi, our vision is to empower creators and democratize 3D avatar solutions across the virtual worlds.
  • "We are thrilled to have Tafi join the Open 3D Engine Project as a founding member," said Royal O'Brien, Game Tech Chief Evangelist at AWS.

Tafi Partners with Music Industry Icons at PIXELYNX

Monday, May 31, 2021 - 4:19pm

Tafi and PIXELYNX share a common vision of bringing digital avatar experiences to the "direct-to avatar" ecosystem, and will start by releasing Non-Fungible Token (NFT) collectibles in collaboration with broader gaming and music experiences in the virtual worlds.

Key Points: 
  • Tafi and PIXELYNX share a common vision of bringing digital avatar experiences to the "direct-to avatar" ecosystem, and will start by releasing Non-Fungible Token (NFT) collectibles in collaboration with broader gaming and music experiences in the virtual worlds.
  • PIXELYNX, known by industry insiders as "the portal to the Metaverse", is focused on creating a bridge between digital collectibles, gaming, and virtual worlds.
  • "After an extensive review of potential partners, we chose Tafi because of their best-in-class technology combined with their creator-first approach," said Inder Phull, CEO and co-founder of PIXELYNX.
  • "We are honored to work alongside the amazing team at PIXELYNX," said James Thornton, CEO at Tafi.

Tafi Brings Fresh New 3D Avatar Content to Global Roblox Users

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 2:00pm

As the owner of Daz 3D, Tafi operates a digital marketplace with a global community of creators and over five million 3D content assets.

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  • As the owner of Daz 3D, Tafi operates a digital marketplace with a global community of creators and over five million 3D content assets.
  • Roblox is building a future of shared, immersive experiences for users to enjoy with friends," stated Preston Woo, Chief Strategy Officer for Tafi.
  • "We see a perfect fit for Tafi\'s content to help Roblox users express themselves, and ultimately enable deeper connections in the metaverse.
  • Partnering with mobile phone platforms and software applications, Tafi puts its world-class avatar content engine at your fingertips.

Tafi and Unity Bring Daz 3D's Products to the Unity Asset Store

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'SALT LAKE CITY, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tafi, the avatar company and developer of the Daz 3D character system, has worked with Unity to bring Daz 3D\'s massive library of diverse products to the Unity Asset Store.\nUnity is the world\'s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content.

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  • b'SALT LAKE CITY, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tafi, the avatar company and developer of the Daz 3D character system, has worked with Unity to bring Daz 3D\'s massive library of diverse products to the Unity Asset Store.\nUnity is the world\'s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content.
  • Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life.
  • Experiences created or operated with Unity\'s technology reach 2.7 billion monthly active-end users.\n"We\'re thrilled to be able to offer Unity users our high-quality content," said Preston Woo, Chief Strategy Officer for Tafi.
  • Partnering with mobile phone platforms and software applications, Tafi puts its world-class avatar content engine at your fingertips.

Tafi Augments Leadership Team with Key Executive Appointments

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 10:01pm

Tafi, the leader in customizable 3D avatar solutions, today announced four key executive appointments.

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  • Tafi, the leader in customizable 3D avatar solutions, today announced four key executive appointments.
  • Jessica Rizzuto, an accomplished executive in e-commerce and digital monetization, will serve as Senior Vice President of E-Commerce.
  • As we continue to experience transformational growth in our business, I am thrilled to announce our newest additions to the Tafi leadership team.
  • Preston, Stephanie, Jessica and Adam have the experience and skillsets to help take Tafi to the next level.