Sporting Crypto
Sporting Crypto Podcast
S1. Ep 7. Web3 in Sports & Entertainment Ft. Nigel Eccles
S1. Ep 7. Web3 in Sports & Entertainment Ft. Nigel Eccles
In this Episode I was joined by Co-Founder of BetDEX, Vault and FanDuel Nigel Eccles to discuss Web3 in Sports & Entertainment.

In this episode, I was joined by Nigel Eccles, Co-Founder of BetDEX, Vault and FanDuel Nigel Eccles to discuss Web3 in Sports & Entertainment.

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00:00 What are you focusing your energy on right now?
03:12 BetDEX
06:51 Where did your interest for Web3 & crypto spark?
08:37 Why have we not seen many consumer facing products?
10:44 Vault & BetDEX stats breakdown
13:43 Touring: Major artist vs emerging artist
14:40 Building a company in crypto & educating about the space
18:14 Most surprising miseducated takes on crypto...
19:51 Platformification: Why did it take so long?
23:23 Why was NBA Top Shot such a good onboarding moment?
27:52 Sports & DAOs
30:01 What do fans want?
34:16 Exploiting fans
35:19 Why have we not had a breakout Web3 game in '22?
38:29 Incorporating real-life elements into games
40:47 Rights holders & innovation
41:28 NFTs & utility in '23
43:50 Ticketing
49:37 Have DAOs had their mainstream moment?
51:33 What are you most excited about in this space?
54:44 Is AI being overhyped?


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Sporting Crypto is an interview-based podcast that focuses on the journeys and experiences of leaders within the sports and web3 industries have had at this intersection.