Twice opens Roblox world where fans can play games and buy digital merch
Fans of South Korean lady group Twice have a brand new digital hand around in Roblox. In celebration of their new EP Able to Be, which drops on Friday, the group has collaborated with the worldwide gaming platform to create “Twice Sq..”
The design takes sturdy inspiration from the group’s “Yes or Yes” music video,(Opens in a new tab) replicating total sections of the video’s set, proper right down to the popcorn machine. Fans can acquire plushies and buy Twice-inspired digital clothes and equipment. I snagged myself a white and pink sweat set, purple crown, and Twice gentle stick. Emotes impressed by the group’s dance strikes are additionally accessible.
Based on Billboard(Opens in a new tab), Twice members themselves will probably be making appearances in Twice Sq., and part of the map referred to as “Twice Pier” has but to open. (Its grand opening is slated for March 24, member Mina’s birthday.)
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Guests can write and pin notes for the Twice members, play an escape room mini recreation referred to as “Set Me Free” (named after the group’s forthcoming single), and attempt their hand at a trivia problem. I attempted the trivia recreation this morning and discovered it surprisingly tough. Your avatar has to run its little butt between totally different coloured reply squares in a matter of seconds. Even when you recognize the reply, it can be laborious to get to the appropriate sq. in time.
Roblox is asking Twice Sq. its “first-ever persistent fan hub,”(Opens in a new tab) which simply signifies that the world will probably be round for an prolonged time period.
Roblox beforehand collaborated with South Korean group NCT 127 on a short lived world and live performance, and the gaming platform additionally hosted a Spotify activation referred to as “Ok-Park” that includes artists Sunmi and Stray Children.