Tag: video games

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    China Banned Everything Bitcoin, Video Games Seem To Be Next

    As Bitcoin began its monumental run in 2017, rumors began floating around that China was set to crack down on the nascent crypto market. Eventually, those rumors became reality, with the heavy-handed Chinese government reportedly establishing a blanket ban on crypto trading and ICOs. While the crypto restriction was...

    Nick Chong | August 31, 2018 | 7:30 am
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    When Blockchain Saves Customer Reviews, All of E-commerce Will Prosper

    In the climate of click bait, unreliable journalists and “fake news,” it’s something of an unspoken rule that any you should take any opinion with a pinch of salt. Professional review writing industries, as well as aggregates, have arguably been irrevocably tainted by financial interests. They are, after...

    Guest Author | January 16, 2018 | 7:35 pm
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    Bitcoin

    April 2017: the Month Blockchain Gaming Hit the Big Time

    We’ve been covering the blockchain gaming phenomenon for two years, now, starting with a review of Moonga by Everdreamsoft. Since then, many new developments in the blockchain gaming space have emerged, inspiring the creation of a dedicated website and community (follow us on Twitter, as well). This year,...

    Andrew Wagner | April 17, 2017 | 7:41 am
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    Blockchain Gaming: Beyond the Void Preview

    Blockchain gaming is now in style, with yet another successful cryptocurrency ICO. Whereas Spells of Genesis uses the Bitcoin blockchain to secure its in-game assets, Beyond the Void has integrated with Ethereum, its Turing-complete cousin. In a partnership with its predecessor, BtV managed to crowdfund 515,143 BitCrystals as...

    Andrew Wagner | February 5, 2017 | 12:17 am
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    Crypto

    Augmentors ICO Now Live

    Cryptocurrency ICOs are all the rage these days, and the video game industry has been one of the first to jump on this crowdfunding opportunity. Spells of Genesis and Force of Will raised money for their trading card games, and Beyond the Void will be the first blockchain-based...

    Andrew Wagner | February 5, 2017 | 12:14 am
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    Crypto

    Blockchain Gaming Pioneer Huntercoin Gets Major Updates

    Blockchain gaming has been in the spotlight lately; video games using the technology have appeared in mainstream media and academic journals, and even have a professional educational website. Most are focused on in-game payments and smart property integration, but it’s possible to build completely decentralized online worlds. Huntercoin set out with...

    Andrew Wagner | December 23, 2016 | 6:51 pm
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    Blockchain Gaming: the Huntercoin Saga

    This game has received major updates. Read here for details. The Blockchain Gaming series has covered nearly every major development in its namesake niche, and many people have caught onto the opportunity cryptography represents for the gaming industry. The Munne Project appears to have been a cheap way to...

    Andrew Wagner | February 2, 2016 | 3:00 pm
  • Spells of Genesis Beats All Crowdsale Goals.
    Crypto

    Spells of Genesis Beats All Crowdsale Goals

    Spells of Genesis was the first serious use of the blockchain by a video game company, whose cryptocurrency crowdsale was intended to replace a traditional investment round. This constituted not only a precedent but an experiment, the results of which could shape the future of the gaming industry....

    Andrew Wagner | September 4, 2015 | 4:43 am
  • Blockchain Gaming: Spells of Genesis Preview

    So far, all of the games featured on Blockchain Gaming were already published and available for you to play. Such reviews are important for consumers lacking the time to try everything on the market to sort the good from the bad, but the emergent nature of this industry means...

    Andrew Wagner | July 31, 2015 | 12:39 pm

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