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Blast away with NERF Strike game on Roblox

First-person NERF blaster game launches today on Roblox

San Francisco, CA – May 26, 2021 – NERF Strike brings the adrenaline charged fun of NERF blasting with your friends to all Roblox platforms. Compete in 24-person free-for-all NERF blaster battles using digital recreations of iconic blasters in fun, challenging play arenas ranging from space stations to a medieval market. Published by Metaverse Team (San Francisco) & developed by The Gang (Stockholm), NERF Strike launched today  and is available on all Roblox servers.

“NERF Strike improves the player experience in the action category on Roblox” says Ben Topkins, CEO and Founder of Metaverse Team, “As our first game, NERF Strike shows our commitment and confidence bringing Roblox players high fidelity experiences not yet shared on the platform.”

NERF Strike has loads of cool features including:

Amazing blasters: Experience eight customizable NERF blasters, as well as special abilities you choose before each match, including dart-blasting turrets, smoke-making and dart-throwing devices

  • Unique play arenas:  three maps, and two game modes (12-v-12 play and 24-player-free for-all) are all available. Challenging obstacles like swinging bridges, opening and closing doors and jump pads require skillful blasting to get the edge on the competition
  • Upgrade and customize your play with customization features: Players can upgrade their blasters and unlock new abilities based on player XP level through the game’s progression system.  Buy – skins, specialty darts, and blasters that enhance the gaming experience

Updates will be frequent after launch with new blasters and game modes on the way.

About Metaverse Team
Metaverse Team is a new publishing house that wants to connect iconic brands with immersive player experiences and quality content on Roblox. Based in San Francisco, Calif., Metaverse is led by mobile gaming veterans Ben Topkins and Rob Oshima.

About The Gang
Nerf Strike was developed by The Gang, a dedicated Roblox studio in Stockholm, Sweden. The Gang has 15 team members, and has published 10+ games on Roblox, with a combined 150M+ visits.

About Hasbro
Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS) is a global play and entertainment company committed to Creating the World’s Best Play and Entertainment Experiences. From toys, games and consumer products to television, movies, digital gaming, live action, music, and virtual reality experiences, Hasbro connects to global audiences by bringing to life great innovations, stories and brands across established and inventive platforms. Hasbro’s iconic brands include NERF, MAGIC: THE GATHERING, MY LITTLE PONY, TRANSFORMERS, PLAY-DOH, MONOPOLY, BABY ALIVE, POWER RANGERS, PEPPA PIG and PJ MASKS, as well as premier partner brands. Through its global entertainment studio, eOne, Hasbro is building its brands globally through great storytelling and content on all screens. Hasbro is committed to making the world a better place for all children and all families through corporate social responsibility and philanthropy. Hasbro ranked among the 2020 100 Best Corporate Citizens by 3BL Media, has been named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by Ethisphere Institute for the past ten years, and one of America’s Most JUST Companies by Forbes and JUST Capital for the past four years. We routinely share important business and brand updates on our Investor Relations website, Newsroom and social channels (@Hasbro on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn.)

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