Tag: NFT gaming

Why gamers hate NFTs and what could change their minds

Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit 2022? All sessions are available to stream now. Learn more.  Working in Web3, I hear a lot of animosity from traditional gaming fans toward NFTs and blockchain-based games. Simply mentioning that a gaming studio is experimenting with NFTs can cause social media feeds to become inundated with […]

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LootRush aims to bring affordable NFTs to the masses

Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit 2022? All sessions are available to stream now. Learn more.  NFTs and blockchain games are hot topics today. They’re all over the internet and all the business news sites. So, what are they? Though they are hot at the moment, that’s a question that most people can’t […]

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Terra Virtua launches Terra Virtua Studios for games with NFT characters

GamesBeat Summit 2022 returns with its largest event for leaders in gaming on April 26-28th. Reserve your spot here! Terra Virtua, the digital collectables platform, announced it is starting a studio with the same name. It intends to create its own games that include the brand’s Vflect NFT characters. According to its parent company, Terra Virtua […]

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Documenting the NFT voyage: A journey into the future

Did you miss a session at the Data Summit? Watch On-Demand Here. This article is contributed by Felix Xu, cofounder of ARPA and Bella Protocol. Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) had a fantastic journey in 2021, inaugurating one of the most remarkable episodes in the history of emergent decentralized industries. NFT trading volume stood at $2.5 billion […]

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Venly bills MetaRing NFT as membership pass for the metaverse

GamesBeat Summit 2022 returns with its largest event for leaders in gaming on April 26-28th. Reserve your spot here! Venly, a blockchain technology provider, has launched its MetaRing non-fungible token (NFT) to give users access to cross-metaverse access passes. That means it hopes to be a kind of glue for the metaverse, enabling users to bounce […]

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Dapper Labs: Minting NFTs on Flow takes less energy than a Google Search

GamesBeat Summit 2022 returns with its largest event for leaders in gaming on April 26-28th. Reserve your spot here! Dapper Labs said that minting nonfungible tokens (NFTs) on Flow takes less energy than a Google Search or an Instagram post. Deloitte Canada confirmed that. These findings are interesting considering all of the myths and realities floating […]

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Mythical Games adds expands overseas and acquires assets of U.K. game studio Shortround Games

Did you miss a session from GamesBeat’s latest event? Head over to the GamesBeat & Facebook Gaming Summit & GamesBeat Summit: Into the Metaverse 2 On Demand page here. Mythical Games has acquired tech and staff from Shortround Games, a game studio based in Brighton, England. And Mythical, the maker of Blankos Block Party, has […]

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Israeli studio Spring Games raises $7M from Playtika

Join gaming leaders, alongside GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming, for their 2nd Annual GamesBeat & Facebook Gaming Summit | GamesBeat: Into the Metaverse 2 this upcoming January 25-27, 2022. Learn more about the event.  Israeli startup Spring Games has raised $7 million in a seed round funding from Playtika to develop NFT-powered games on the blockchain. […]

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Rahul Sood’s Irreverent Labs unveils MechaFight Club NFT game

Irreverent Labs aims to change the game industry with some very fancy looking chickens. Born from the mind of Voodoo PC founder Rahul Sood, the Seattle-based blockchain game company has unveiled its first game: MechaFightClub. The characters are mechanical-looking roosters that are reminiscent of cock fighting, but Sood thinks of them as hilarious figures in […]

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Interpret: 56% of gamers who are aware of NFTs favor earning them in games

A study of 1,500 console and PC gamers found that 56% of them are interested in earning nonfungible tokens (NFTs) through gaming, according to market research firm Interpret. That doesn’t mean that NFTs aren’t controversial. In fact, they are, as hardcore gamers have become increasingly vociferous about their opposition to using NFTs, which use the […]

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