Decentralized streaming platform Ficto has launched its novel mobile app for iOS and Android devices.
According to the platform, the applications will feature a full slate of premium programs with both A-list Hollywood and emerging talent.
Ficto will be launching with 30 shows, averaging 5 minutes per episode, and anywhere from 3-10 episodes in a season – with an additional 20 shows already in production, and more added to the content pipeline weekly.
Ficto looking to bring new innovations to the online streaming industry
Unlike traditional, one-way static viewing of streaming movies and shows, Ficto enables viewers to immerse themselves in the action.
This includes interactive features such as live-stream, viewer geo-location, live chat, instant polling, choice-based narratives, 360 viewing, augmented reality (AR) characters, click-through e-commerce, and more.
Furthermore Ficto uses a unique technology where editors retain creative freedom of their series. Also the platform is designed to integrate different viewing habits and provide superior viewing experience optimized for mobile devices.
Content creators to be paid royalties in a fair decentralized system
Ficto has also created a fair system of rewarding content creators which includes the payment of royalties.
This is a fair change from the traditional streaming sites that pay little or no royalties. Ficto aims to achieve this by using blockchain-based smart contracts to create a radical new transparency payment layer for all parties involved in the production.
Content creators are paid royalties in USD directly based on how often their content is viewed. There is also a predetermined percentage which generated a fair and consistent pay for contents.
Ficto is a blockchain-based streaming services offers interactive shows produced exclusively for mobile devices without a paywall.
Ficto was created to disrupt the traditional entertainment industry by combining world-class storytelling technology with transparent revenue-share and ROI models for brands,
The platform offers shows and series ranging from original dramas and licensed film adaptations, to comedies, docuseries, talk shows, game shows, news, and more.