All publications by tag «NFT»
Korean game dev studio WeMade attracted major investment from Microsoft
Korean game developer WeMade is raising substantial amounts through convertible bonds with Microsoft and other major players, so let’s see how it scales up its Web3 efforts and if a new Web3 project awaits the gamers’ community.
Final Fantasy developers delve into Web3 with their upcoming game
Japanese gaming company Square Enix is preparing its first full-scale NFT product – a new interactive game Symbiogenesis. Is that just another major gaming brand rushing into the Web3 world, or should we expect a qualitatively new experience?
Animoca Brands to empower teachers with its first education Publisher NFTs
Animoca Brands and its own learning platform TinyTap will auction the first education Publisher NFTs on OpenSea. These NFTs are aspiring debutants on the marketplace, which promise to innovate the Web3 education model and facilitate financial rewards for the content made by educators themselves, so let’s see how exactly it will work.
How Sims’ Will Wright integrates Web3 into his recent game, VoxVerse
The Sims and Spore creator Will Wright is back in the game business with the new metaverse project VoxVerse promising “a unique and immersive” cross-game experience. Let us see what his team is preparing for gamers and whether it will astound the well-nourished Web3 game industry.
What are the new CC0 type NFTs and how will they tackle the IP issue
NFTs evolve, and new kinds of tokens emerge, introducing more advanced features. The CC0 type is the industry’s newcomer, so let’s see what makes it special in the market and how it may help creatives establish, manage, and profit from their work.
NFT card game Calvaria pursues to innovate the trading card game world
Calvaria is one of the up-and-coming names in the gaming market that already managed to catch the attention of many media and investors such as Unity Capital Ventures in less than a year. With its versatile features, the developers promise to expand the NFT card game niche, which also drives us to check what opportunities the game will actually provide.
How StemsDAO’s and Yield Guild Games’ team-up propels new create-to-earn model
Blockchain social hub StemsDAO expands its Web3 ambitions and partners with Yield Guild Games to let YGG members access the platform, come up with their own music tracks and remixes, NFT-ize them, and get rewards for being all-sorts-creative. The project is fresh and promising and deserves a closer look, so let’s dot some of the i’s.
Mastercard and Crypto App hi release world’s first debit card with NFT avatar
The crypto-friendly financial app hi – a multiservice crypto exchange and a digital banking platform partnered with Mastercard to launch the first-of-its-kind NFT-customizable fiat and crypto debit card, so what is to expect from the product, and is it worth attention?
How Meta propels Web3 with new NFT-sharing function for Instagram and Facebook
The launch of Meta’s new feature enables the free showcasing and crossposting of NFTs on popular social media. This milestone release nudges us to trace how Meta developers advance the platform by providing more NFT-friendly opportunities to its users.
How Ethereum Merge aroused NFT community
The Merge’s impact on the NFT market cannot be disregarded. While once the most popular and most-affected NFTs are seeing a sudden surge in sales, other brand-new PoS tokens are minted in celebration of the occasion. Let’s zoom in on what’s happening in the post-merge market.
Solana Ventures backs Crypto Fantasy Town, blockchain game with its own NFT lending system
Crypto Fantasy Town, an upcoming blockchain game based on the mobile title of the same name, has closed a seed investment round. It is a social sim project, which also offers the NFT lending system to lower the cost of entry.
PlayNFT launches platform allowing streamers to create NFTs with in-game utility
PlayNFT has raised over $300k for its new cross-chain platform. It will let Twitch and YouTube streamers create their own NFTs that can be used in blockchain games. However, the project leaves more questions than answers about the way it works and titles it supports.
Ultima creator Richard Garriot unveils Web3 MMO Iron & Magic, urges players to buy NFT land
Richard Garriot’s new NFT MMO game, announced a few months ago, now has a name and an official website. The upcoming project involving the Ultima creator encourages future players to buy digital land pots “in the realm of Lord British.”
Gunzilla Games raises $46 million to integrate NFT marketplace into its cyberpunk battle royale Off the Grid
Gunzilla Games has closed a $46 million round for its GunZ, a blockchain-based marketplace supporting NFTs. It will be the foundation of the company’s Neill Blomkamp-directed battle royale Off the Grid, allowing players to purchase in-game assets and take them out of the game.
ZED RUN to allow virtual horses lending as first instance of utility for its ZED token
Blockchain horse racing game ZED RUN has announced that its new lending system is on the way. Players will be able to lend and borrow virtual mounts to participate in events and get access to special rewards. This feature should offer the first instance of utility for the game’s new ZED Token.
Halliday raises $6 million to integrate ‘buy now, pay later’ NFTs into blockchain games
Halliday wants to lower the entry barrier to blockchain gaming. The startup has raised $6 million to offer players “buy now, pay later” NFTs, so they could claim ownership of in-game assets and pay for them over time.