The centre parting, the hairband, the chunky calves; some Premier League stars are so recognisable they’re simple to determine even in Roblox type.
Ought to additional clarification be vital, Gucci City is a digital metropolis created and curated by the Italian vogue home that exists on Roblox, the web gaming platform. In Gucci City, guests can create their very own artworks, discover boutiques, study concerning the model’s historical past and pose in Gucci designs.
And now you may even take penalties below the tutelage of a digital Grealish, who has been added to the Roblox house for a brief interval throughout which he’ll act as host of a brand new soccer mini-game that may earn gamers an in-game reward.
The 27-year-old England worldwide’s trademark curtains coiffure (full with hairband) can even be added to the Gucci Retailer so followers can adorn their very own digital avatars with the winger’s trademark locks.
. #GucciTown has a particular visitor visiting. Be a part of Model Ambassador @JackGrealish within the new football-inspired mini recreation https://t.co/ay4G57BySM. #JackGrealish @Roblox #GucciGoodGame pic.twitter.com/GB0aehdo7C
— gucci (@gucci) January 24, 2023
Grealish, who turned the most costly British participant ever when he signed for Metropolis from Aston Villa for £100 million in the summertime of 2021, has been a model ambassador for Gucci since final 12 months.
Whereas he’s but to nonetheless to completely dwell as much as that report price, he’s seeing extra recreation time for Metropolis this season, having already began 18 video games this time period in comparison with 31 he made all through the entire of his first 12 months on the Etihad.
— Manchester Metropolis (@ManCity) August 3, 2022
The defending Premier League champions aren’t any strangers to Roblox themselves, with the 2 entities combining to host a cyber-launch occasion for Metropolis’s hi-vis striped 2022-23 third package final summer season.
The bizarre metaverse launch occasion additionally afforded Metropolis-supporting avid gamers the prospect to compete in varied mini-games and win unique digital variations of the package within the type of customized Roblox skins.
And to suppose, some cynics have dared to dismiss the Metaverse as a giant waste of time.