Immortal Player Characters: Blockchain Game Characters You Can Keep

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What’s one of the worst things that can happen to a gamer? They build up a character—experience, inventory, what have you—and then the game stops being supported and they lose everything. Well, that may be a thing of the past from now on. Immortal Player Characters are game characters built on the blockchain—which means, they’re yours forever. Immortal Player Characters, or IPCs, are entirely owned by you, the gamer. Rather than be attached to a game, they are attached to the Ethereum blockchain. This means that an IPC could technically…

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Crypto World Cup: Satoshi Nakamoto Takes Home Third Place

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63 games down and one more to go. Earlier, the Crypto World Cup third-place match took place, and, after a middling match, Satoshi Nakamoto secured the title of third place. Some argue that the third-place game in the Crypto World Cup means nothing; after all, it’s not like the winning crypto player gets a bronze medal, like in the Olympics. We disagree. We think getting to the third-place match in the Crypto World Cup is something to be proud of — even when being there means both crypto players lost…

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CryptoKitties on HTC Devices: Mobile App Coming Soon!

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CryptoKitties HTC partnership: CryptoKitties on HTC devices is perhaps something one would never have thought to have seen, but it’s happening anyway. In an attempt to create new perspectives on data privacy, Taiwanese phone maker HTC has announced a partnership with CryptoKitties, which is a game created by Vancouver-based Axiom Zen. Specifically, a version of CryptoKitties will be added to HTC devices. CryptoKitties HTC Partnership It’s been a while since CryptoKitties has found itself making headlines. Perhaps the last time, really, was when the company announced that Stephen Curry joined…

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Crypto World Cup Semi-Finals: It’s Coming Home…But Where’s Home?

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The Crypto World Cup Semi-Finals are Here! It’s hard to believe that the Crypto World Cup semi-finals start tomorrow, July 10th. It feels like just yesterday the group stages were kicking off. From then to now, the whole tournament has been fun to watch. Mostly because it played out differently than most years. In the Crypto World Cup semi-finals, there is no Roger Ver, no Vitalik Buterin, and no Cameron Winklevoss. Three crypto players that – and this could be an understatement – did not rise to the occasion, despite…

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Crypto World Cup Day 17: Charlie Lee vs. Bill Barhydt

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It’s Day 17 of the Crypto World Cup and our second day of the round of 16! Charlie Lee faces off against Bill Barhydt, plus Tyler Winklevoss takes on CryptoYoda. It was two wild games today, with some pretty surprising results. Let’s dig in! If you missed it, here’s the summary of who’s playing in the round of 16. Check out the results and highlights of today’s games Match 1: Tyler Winklevoss 1 (3)-1 (4) CryptoYoda Coming blind into this match, you would think that Tyler Winklevoss would have this…

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Crypto World Cup Day 14: Roger Ver vs. Anthony Pompliano

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Day 14 of the Crypto World Cup was a wild one! Roger Ver faced off against Anthony Pompliano in what turned out to be a shocker of a game. Plus, Willy Woo pulls the wool over everyone’s eyes. Meet the players of this year’s Crypto World Cup. Check out the results and highlights of today’s games Match 1: Brian Armstrong 0-3 Willy Woo The stakes were high today, especially for Willy Woo. Armstrong, having won his last two games, was already guaranteed a spot in the next round, and while…

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