What does a ‘decentralized’ web even imply anyway? Throughout the realms of the NFT area — and Web3 as an entire — the interpretation of that excellent varies considerably. Within the realm of blockchain gaming, titles like Decentraland are constructing in direction of it by offering scores of customers with the instruments to carry their dream sport worlds to life. Alternatively, Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin sees Soulbound Tokens as the elemental constructing blocks for a future decentralized society.
For others, constructing in direction of decentralization isn’t such a grand affair. It’s all a matter of execution — and perspective. For the Haas brothers — twins who’ve made a reputation for themselves within the artwork world by way of their hanging, irreverent sculptures — decentralization comes within the type of a query: what is Web3, even?
The brothers hope to reply that query with their MultiBeasts undertaking — an NFT assortment consisting of 8,888 PFP NFTs referred to as distinctive digital portraits (UDPs). And in typical Haas brothers style, their spin on a PFP NFT undertaking subverted the norm we usually see within the NFT area. To take part in its mint, collectors even wanted to fill out a character check that mirrored the artistic spirit of MultiBeasts.
In our newest episode of Behind the Drop, we spoke with the Haas brothers about their most up-to-date foray into the NFT area.