0N1 FORCE Strategic Partnership Announcement: A New Chapter Begins

0N1 Force Official Medium
3 min readMay 4, 2023


San Francisco, CA — 0N1 Force is happy to announce that it has formed a strategic partnership with Horizen Labs Ventures (HLV). This collaboration highlights 0n1Force’s dedication to progress and intention to deliver its community world class experiences.

HLV clients and partners include Yuga Labs, ApeCoin DAO, The Sandbox, Jam City, Dust Protocol (token powering the DeGods / y00ts ecosystem), Animoca Brands, and other prominent players within the Web3 space and beyond.

“This exciting partnership aims to combine HLV’s experience advising some of the most successful Web3 projects with 0N1 FORCE’s strengths in IP creation to develop story-based solutions that cater to the evolving demands of the digital landscape of both Web2 and Web3. By working together, we hope to create an unparalleled experience for the community,” says Wei Zhou, ex-CFO of Binance and strategic advisor to 0N1 FORCE’s ownership group.

“0N1 FORCE is eager to collaborate with HLV to explore new opportunities and drive growth in Web3 and beyond. We believe this partnership will play an important role in helping us achieve our long-term goals,” Henry Finn, CEO of 0N1 FORCE noted.

Finn also added “Our commitment to excellence has attracted the support of respected industry figures. The alliance with HLV helps reinforce our position in the market, and we look forward to building on the momentum generated by this announcement.”

“HLV is looking forward to to exploring 0N1 FORCE’s pioneering ecosystem development through storytelling and creative IP,” Rohan Handa, Founding Member/Head of Biz Dev at HLV.

”Working with 0N1 FORCE is an exciting opportunity for HLV to bring our unique skill set and market learnings to the 0N1 FORCE ecosystem,” said Dean Steinbeck, Co-Founder and Managing Director of HLV.

The decision to collaborate with HLV was made based on our shared values and joint vision for the future of Web3. 0N1 FORCE believes this partnership aligns with our strategic objectives and enhances the value to our community.

As we continue to explore new possibilities and push the boundaries of innovation, we invite everyone to follow our progress and stay informed about the exciting developments that lie ahead.

For more information about this partnership and our plans for the future, please visit our website at www.0n1force.com.

About 0N1 FORCE:

0N1 FORCE is the original anime pfp project that minted in August, 2021. An innovator in the space, 0N1 FORCE was the first anime PFP project, the first sideways PFP, and the creator of the allowlist, along with many other innovations. 0N1 FORCE consistently strives to offer value and user experiences in the form of gamified storytelling across multiple platforms.

About HLV:

HLV (Horizen Labs Ventures) is the premier advisory and solutions platform built to push the limits of what’s possible in Web3. The firm delivers innovative solutions to complex Web3 challenges by advising on fungible token launches, NFT development, metaverse participation, DAO creation, and sustainable DAO governance. Its clients include Yuga Labs, Animoca Brands, Dust Protocol, The Sandbox, Jam City, and numerous other Web3 participants. For more information, please visit www.hlv.xyz

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