How Web3 Could Forever Change the Adult Entertainment Industry
Web3 technologies like blockchain, NFTs, and the metaverse are poised to be major disrupters across industries. One space that may see a major transformation is adult entertainment.
Decentralization Shifts Control
Right now, most of the industry is controlled by a handful of powerful intermediaries. But web3 enables more decentralized, peer-to-peer engagement between creators and consumers without gatekeepers.
Ownership and Monetization with NFTs
NFTs could give performers ownership over their content and unlock new monetization streams through features like:
- Selling limited edition NFT scenes and collectibles
- Encoding royalties so they earn on secondary sales
- Patronage/subscription platforms with exclusive content NFTs
New Experiences in the Metaverse
The metaverse could enable more immersive and personalized adult experiences. But it also poses risks around safety and ethical implications.
While challenges remain, web3 presents opportunities to remake aspects of a controversial industry.
Alternative Title: How Web3 May Forever Reform the Adult Entertainment Business Model