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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World of Ether Reveals First Gameplay; 6 Months in the Making

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World of Ether  – Over six months ago, on a snowy December day in NYC World of Ether began its development cycle. A month later, the game opened its presale and sold nearly half a million USD of in-game presale assets, called “monster eggs,” in under just two days. Since then its community has grown and people have begged and pleaded in their chats for a glimpse into what they have been building. Over the weekend, at ConsenSys’s Ethereal Summit, the team showed just that. They gave a first look into…

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Age of Rust: A Blockchain Adventure Game Powered by SpacePirate

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Age of Rust is a blockchain adventure game being developed by SpacePirate. The game involves roleplaying, strategizing, and battling other players. The reward? Cryptocurrency. Let the Adventure Begin Age of Rust transports players to a dystopian future where society has collapsed. This is the Age of Rust. Players will explore a bizarre galaxy where they will have to survive mercenaries such as privateers, bounty hunters, and rogue mechs— the futuristic robots that have turned against humanity. Players will travel to abandoned spacecraft, lost mines, secret bases, and hidden space stations…

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