Project Roadmap

Neopets Metaverse
5 min readJan 31, 2022

Last Updated: April 2023

This update is brought to you by the Neopets Metaverse Team. Let’s review the completed milestones of our journey so far and envision what 2023 has in store for the project.

Roadmap and Completed Milestones — where are we now and where will be headed?

The decentralized nature of Neopets Metaverse can give our players and creators a sense of freedom and confidence that is unavailable within the confines of traditional games. Therefore, by creating a blockchain game, we believe that Neopets Metaverse can bring to life a fun virtual pet game truly owned and governed by the community.

Prior up to 1Q22

Primary Neopets Metaverse Collection: Launch of the Neopets Metaverse Collection, minting over 4000+, our uniquely generated, loveable Neopets on the Solana blockchain. ​✅​

Listing on major marketplaces: Magic Eden, Solanart, Solsea (Fractal listed later) ​✅​

Game Visuals Sneak Peek: Provide the first look at 3D game models and design concepts. ​✅​

Introduction to Gameplay and Web3 elements: Introduce the basic gameplay and its related in-game blockchain elements. ​✅​

2Q22

Game Trailer: Release of the early preview trailer. ​✅​

Seed Round Funding ​✅

Pizzaroo’s Unique Pizzas: Launch 5,000 unique Neopets-inspired pizzas on Solana, ranging from the most appetizing and scrumptious-looking to just downright weird! ​✅​

3Q22

Launch of Invite-Only Alpha: an exclusive invite-only multi-week game event open to players with the opportunity to explore parts of the Neopets Metaverse for the first time through 6 nostalgia-invoking experiences created by the Neopets Metaverse Team. ​✅​

  • Note: For our NFT holders and community members with priority access | Desktop Browser-based Game.

Launch of Ambassador Program: provide some of our community’s most helpful, dedicated members with a pathway to assist in some key areas of the project. ​✅​

Release of Litepaper: Detailing the game, Web3 Integrations, tokenomics, and more. ​✅​

Mint of Masterpiece Collection: a collection of 1,000 unique and one-of-a-kind artworks to decorate your Neopets’ Neohome. ​✅​

4Q22

Launch of Invite-Only Alpha+: Follow-up update to our Invite-Only Alpha from 3Q22. ✅​

  • Note: For our NFT holders, community members with priority access, incl. previously registered users from our Invite-Only Alpha | Desktop Browser-based Game.

Alpha Winter Edition Launch: New game features, including a new Land known as Terror Mountain, new Neopets species, and new mini-games. ✅​

  • Note: For our NFT holders, community members with priority access, incl. previously registered users from our Invite-Only Alpha+ (TBC — more details pending).

1Q23

Introduction of new Neopets species and items.

2Q23

Alpha 3 Launch: Third Alpha with social gameplay, including introducing 3x3 battle gameplay and other SocialFi features.

  • Note: For our NFT holders, community members with priority access, incl. previously registered users from our Invite-Only Alpha+ (TBC — more details pending).

3Q23

Alpha 4 Launch: Final Alpha with all on-chain features introduced, wallet sign-in, recognizing our NFT collections, etc.

  • Note: For our NFT holders, community members with priority access, incl. previously registered users from our Invite-Only Alpha+ (TBC — more details pending).

Primary Land Collection: Launch of land plots in Neopia.

4Q23 and beyond

Major updates on a quarterly basis include but are not limited to:

Beta Launch: Full public launch (more details pending).

  • Mobile version of the game will be released concurrently with our Beta release.

Introduction of new Neopets species and items.

Introduction of new maps and land plots.

Introduction of mini-games and other gameplay elements.

To our Genesis Neopians and Pizzaroo’s Customers

We truly appreciate your support thus far! As Neopets Metaverse expands, you will be able to enjoy…

Genesis Neopians

  • Access to the allowlist of our token offering this summer.
  • Access to the allowlists of future NFTs, which will consist of wearables for Neopets, decorations for Neohomes, Land NFTs, and more!
  • Airdrops of tokens and/or NFTs that could be used as in-game items for Alpha as well as airdrops at later stages in the game’s development.
  • Exclusive in-game utility for NMC NFTs. This includes being able to use them as a displayable, in-game avatar that will be exhibited in gameplay (battle, mini-games, etc.) as well as being customizable with wearable accessories.
  • A displayable badge of honor for being an early supporter.
  • Early access into available game modes such as Neopets Metaverse invite-only Alpha release.

Pizzaroo’s Customers

  • Allowlist into Neopets Metaverse Invite-Only Alpha in August 2022
  • A verifiable role on Discord with its own exclusive channel, Pizzaroo’s Customers
  • A special limited edition in-game item within the Neopets Metaverse
  • Some pizzas will come with token airdrops

Note: If you are a holder of a Neopets Metaverse NFT, remember to verify your wallet via Grape on our Discord to become a Genesis Neopian and/or Pizzaroo’s Customers to get the most exclusive and latest updates.

For over 20 years, Neopets.com inspired a whole generation of developers, designers, and investors because of its unique and innovative game design — and will continue to do so. Looking ahead, Neopets Metaverse carries the torch to the next frontier, the decentralized blockchain, where Neopians of old and new will become empowered and enjoy their creative freedom more so than ever before. Buckle up as Neopets Metaverse will be filled with fun games and exciting lore for all to enjoy!

Stay tuned for more exciting updates!

Website: https://neopetsmeta.io

Discord: https://discord.gg/neopets-metaverse

Twitter: https://twitter.com/NeopetsMeta

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/neopetsmetaverse/

YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/@neopetsmetaverse

Disclaimer:

This article is issued on behalf of, and with the consent of Neopets Inc. and is intended for informational purposes only regarding potential future plans. It is not intended to be legally binding, nor is it intended to be an offer, solicitation, or advice of any kind. Any forward-looking statements or information involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause actual events to differ materially. No reliance should be placed on any such forward-looking statements or information. The initiatives in this article, if they proceed, may not be available to all persons in all jurisdictions and are subject to change. No regulatory authority in any jurisdiction has examined or approved this article or any part thereof. Please always read any applicable terms and conditions carefully and seek trusted advice as needed.

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Neopets Metaverse

A free-to-play, play-and-earn, community-driven, Web3 virtual pet game based on the original Neopets classic!