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The #1 podcast for crypto natives to learn about new concepts, trends and projects in blockchain, DeFi, NFTs and Web 3.

Jason Choi (@mrjasonchoi) goes deep into the technology and economics behind crypto projects to dissect trends and themes in a global context.

Strictly not financial advice.

May 31, 2022

Basketball is a sport with 2.2 billion fans worldwide - and Virtual Basketball Association (VBA) wants to bring them all into crypto.

Charles, founder of VBA shares with us:

  • How does VBA compare to other basketball based video games?
  • Is VBA Play-To-Earn?
  • What can users expect in upcoming & future launches?


Host: Jason Choi @mrjasonchoi . Not financial advice.


------------ Timestamps -------------

(00:00:00) – Introduction

(00:01:37) – Background of Charles

(00:04:20) – Introduction to VBA

(00:06:09) – Comparison To Different Basketball Video Games

(00:08:02) – VBA’s Game and Player Mechanics

(00:16:28) – Virtual vs Real Basketball Players

(00:23:03) – Building The VBA Lore And Community Effect

(00:24:19) – First NFT Mint & Future Plans

(00:29:16) – Competition Against Fantasy Sports

(00:31:06) – VBA’s 4 Revenue Streams

(00:32:09) – Is VBA Play-To-Earn?

(00:34:28) – VBA’s Automated Gameplay Mechanics

(00:36:53) – Upcoming Launch In June & Future Releases


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