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Axie Infinity Guilds Rush to Aid Players as GameFi Pioneer Craters
Axie Players and Guilds Hope Origin Upgrade Will Revive Beloved Game
Gaming Guild YGG Pulls Out the Stops to Weather a Brutal Bear Market in GameFi
The gaming guild YGG is weathering the bear market in GameFi with some novel moves.
Sunflower Game Throws Wrench in Polygon’s Gears
Fees on Ethereum scaling solution Polygon are surging to record highs. The cause? A game. Polygon gas prices spiked to an all-time high of a 410 Gwei average. That’s nearly twice as much as the previous high of 226 posted on Dec. 4, according to Polygon’s block explorer.
The Defiant Guide to Play to Earn – GameFi
P2E is a new business model that provides financial benefits to all players who add value by contributing to the game world. It’s the latest development in the games industry and brings new game concepts and retention models not yet seen in modern gaming.
Axie Infinity is Up 223x This Year: Here’s the Skinny on What’s Propelling AXS
On-Chain Markets Update by Juan Pellicer, IntoTheBlock Since our last in-depth analysis of Axie Infinity almost two months ago the price of their AXS token has increased over 100% within a few weeks. The rally has multiplied the value of AXS by 223 times since January. The catalyst behind this latest bull-run may have been the Series …
The Founder of LOOT Wants to Throw Away the Keys to the Contract
The founder of Loot wants to throw out his most magical item: the smart contract keys that govern the nascent game. “I worry that the contract owner is and always will be the de facto authority (‘the church’) on Loot, and that this will ultimately harm the project,” its creator, Dom Hofmann, best known for …
How to Mint NFTs Directly From the Contract | Etherscan Tutorial
In this video we’re taking a look at the back door entrance to minting NFTs. This new trend started with LOOT but it’s the most basic form of interacting with smart contracts.
Polygon Doubles Down on Gaming and NFTs with $100M Fund
Polygon is raising a $100M fund to support blockchain game developers and NFT creators, and tapping the chops of Atari, the trailblazer that gave the world Pong, Space Invaders, and Asteroids. Polygon has already attracted over 100 NFT and gaming projects, according to awesomepolygon.com. But now the scaling solution is pursuing a far more ambitious …
Jam Session #1: Wagging the Tail | WTF is Buying this $#*% and Will They Be Buying it in 2024?
This is Jam Session No. 1. We’ll be exploring the long term viability of NFTs as artist/creator communities, what we can learn from Hollywood and major platforms like Beats and the bright future of play-to-earn.