The Hong Kong cultural pioneer Adrian Cheng has just revealed his Web3 identity as LastKnight. The LastKnight, or Cheng, has invested in Animoca Brands and RTFKT. Now, he is working with Azuki to bring the phygital web3 experience to the rest of Asia and the world.
About Adrian Cheng’s vision for Azuki
Adrian Cheng is an avid supporter of the Azuki project and community. As an advocate of talent, Adrian Cheng sees Azuki as representative of the true phygital experience. He also sees the community as a group of creatives with a common vision and a bridge between digital and physical.
Now, Adrian Cheng has just shared the next steps in his vision for a democratised phygital experience. With a series of artistic collaborations in the pipeline, this journey into the phygital will undoubtedly bring new forms of cultural and artistic experiences.
“My love and admiration for Azuki lies in its community of visionaries, and their tenacity to carve out a unique space in the Web3 world to bring its culture of creativity- and community-based experiences to life,” said Adrian Cheng. “The immense success of Azuki, besides its anime-inspired aesthetics, is the result of its drive to build an inclusive and immersive phygital world through art and technology.”
“Through collaborations with creatives across all fields to democratise Web3 for all, we are thrilled to collaborate with Azuki to expand our vision beyond The Garden by bringing new forms of art and culture experiences to the masses.”
Why is this important for the NFT community at large?
This is a potential game changer for the NFT community in the current bear market. As a successful entrepreneur, Adrian Cheng will continue to push for the expansion of the web3 space. He will identify, promote and support web3 brands, starting with Azuki. Moreover, this move will democratize the NFT space and bring the metaverse to the masses.