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PlayMining, Issuer of DEAPcoin (DEP), Unveils Exclusive JobTribes Collaboration NFT with Renowned Artist Kazuma Kaneko, Character Designer of Shin Megami Tensei Series

The collaborative NFT sale begins on Wednesday, August 23, followed by a special collaboration event at JobTribes!

SINGAPORE, August 17, 2023 — Digital Entertainment Asset Pte. Ltd. (DEA), a Singapore-based global GameFi company and owner of the PlayMining gaming platform, is pleased to announce an exclusive NFT collaboration with artist Kazuma Kaneko for the “JobTribes” NFT card battle game operated by DEA. Kaneko is renowned for crafting the characters in the beloved “Shin Megami Tensei” game franchise.

This NFT collaboration consists of four distinct NFT types drawn by Kazuma Kaneko. The chance to acquire these collaboration NFTs is limited, available on the ”PlayMining NFT” marketplace from Wednesday, August 23, 11:00 (UTC+8) to Wednesday, August 30, 10:59 (UTC+8). Additionally, users can seize this opportunity during a “Premium Recruitment” event (※1), scheduled from Wednesday, August 30, 14:00 (UTC+8) until Wednesday, September 13, 10:59 (UTC+8).

DEA will continue to collaborate with various content creators to provide the best entertainment to users around the world.

※1) “Premium Recruitment” is a way to spend DEAPcoin (DEP) tokens to obtain NFTs and items. Due to the limited quantity of NFTs generated for this event, “Premium Recruitment” will conclude upon reaching a predetermined NFT sale threshold.

Reference: “How to Play Premium Recruitment”


■Kazuma Kaneko Collaboration NFT Overview

Presale Period Wednesday, August 23, 11:00 to Wednesday, August 30, 10:59 (UTC+8)
NFT Lineup ・NFT01
NFT:Demon Creator
NFT:Mad Hatter
Sales Volume LEGENDARY
・2 types / Limited to 20 for each type (total 40)
・2 types / Limited to 30 for each type (total 60)
・Buy it Now @360,000 DEAPcoin
・Buy it Now @60,000 DEAPcoin
Sales Website PlayMining NFT


■About the collaboration NFTs signed by Kazuma Kaneko

On Wednesday, August 30 at 14:00 to Wednesday, September 13 at 10:59 (UTC+8), the “Premium Recruitment” event will be held. The last NFT to be released will be a special NFT (LEGENDARY Demon Creator Kazuma Kaneko’s signed NFT). This is a special bonus that will be given to the person who purchases the last NFT during the “Premium Recruitment” event.

■Collaboration Event: “Tea Party of Nightmares”

We are pleased to announce the “Tea Party of Nightmares” event to celebrate the collaboration NFTs with Mr. Kazuma Kaneko. As rewards for the event, it will be possible to obtain the LEGENDARY Alice Amulet. Event rewards will be increased for players who assemble the Amulets obtained through the collaboration into their decks.

Tea Party of Nightmares Event Period:  August 30th, 2023 (Wed) 14:00 (UTC+8) to September 13th (Wed) 10:59 (UTC+8)

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■Comment from Kazuma Kaneko

Greetings to all the JobTribes players. For those of you who know me, it’s been a while since our last connection. This time, I have designed four types of NFTs of Legendary and Epic rarity. I hope you all will enjoy them. My journey to crafting new gaming experiences has momentarily taken a back seat, making this chance to contribute afresh a treasure. I eagerly anticipate the moment I can deliver these illustrations directly into your hands. Thank you for your continued support, and here’s to the exciting path ahead.


■About Kazuma Kaneko

Kazuma Kaneko is one of the leading game designers in the industry and is involved in a wide range of areas, from design to game concept, setting and story. He is also known for his depictions of mythological creatures such as gods and demons, and is sometimes referred to as “the Demon Artist”. His works, which faithfully incorporate elements described in legends while also expressing his own unique perspectives, have been highly praised both domestically and abroad. His representative works include the “Shin Megami Tensei” series and many others.

■About JobTribes

JobTribes is a trading card battle game themed around occupations. A variety of characters with unique personalities based on different occupations appear in the game. NFTs can be used as powerful combat cards that greatly influence the outcome of battles in the game. The story of the game is handled by Shin Kibayashi, one of the top creators in Japan chosen by Netflix, allowing players to enjoy an epic world view.

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■About Digital Entertainment Asset

Digital Entertainment Asset Pte. Ltd. (DEA) is a Singapore-based global Web3 entertainment company founded in August 2018. DEA is a developer of Play to Earn (P2E) games, also referred to as Play and Earn (P&E) games. DEA operates the PlayMining gaming platform,  NFT marketplace and Verse metaverse project and DEAPcoin ($DEP), the first P&E token approved by the Financial Service Agency of Japan. The team is headed by two co-CEOs — Naohito Yoshida and Kozo Yamada — who together bring decades of experience in founding successful startups (with 3 IPOs), creating hit video games, producing Web TV programs and displaying a deep understanding of game finance.


■About PlayMining

PlayMining is a GameFi platform with a total of six P&E game titles. Everyone can easily participate and earn DEAPcoin ($DEP) cryptocurrency through games, regardless of their knowledge of Web3. The platform currently boasts approximately 2.7 million members worldwide, and continues to expand its content and user base based on the concept of “creating a social ecosystem that enables individuals to enjoy their lives while experiencing joy and fulfillment”.


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