Smart Communications, Inc. is going all out in its FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 sponsorship. Apart from letting you watch the games online for free and giving you a chance to own a piece of basketball history, the telco giant is also launching exclusive digital collectible called Shinys, its version of non-fungible token (NFTs).
The first NFT raffle of its kind in the Philippines, the FREE Shinys feature FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 mascot, JIP.
Each minted Shiny instantly entitles subscribers to a raffle entry for a shot at winning one FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 Finals Pass, as well as Gilas Art Prints by renowned artist and basketball advocate Mike Swift aka Mr. Pinoy Hoops. He made headlines worldwide in 2020 for his massive art tribute to Kobe and Gianna Bryant at the Tenement Court in Taguig.
Also up for grabs are Smart and Gilas shirts and limited-edition Gilas-themed Smart Prepaid load cards.
Get all 8 Shiny NFTs from Smart
Smart subscribers may get one free Gilas Shiny per day at Smart booths:
- Philippine Arena on August 25
- Smart-Araneta Coliseum from August 25 to September 1
- SM Mall of Asia Arena from August 25 to September 1
To mint the free Shinys at the Smart booths, subscribers must connect to a Smart mobile internet, scan the QR code, and fill out the form on the YEY Platform powered by BlockchainSpace Asia. Upon successful registration, Smart subscribers shall receive their unique Shiny for the day.
Each QR code is valid for the respective day only. A total of eight unique Shinys are up for grabs, which subscribers may complete by heading to the venues during the promo days.