GameFi

Binance, FTX, and a16z Backed Game Studio Building NFL’s First NFT-Based Game

On Wednesday (May 25), the National Football League (NFL), NFL Players Association (NFLPA), and next-generation game technology studio Mythical Games today announced a strategic partnership to create “NFL Rivals“. Mythical Games, which is headquartered in Sherman Oaks, California, was launched in November 2018. According to a report by GameDaily.biz, The founding team at Mythical — […]

Complete Guide to Crypto Gaming Tokens

Written by: Simon, a crypto analyst from Footprint Analytics, focus on blockchain data such as DeFi, NFT, GameFi. Data source is Footprint Analytics. Although “gaming” is the first part of GameFi, “finance” is the main reason for its rapid growth. GameFi is still in the early stages of growth and games within that space are […]

HSBC Joins The Ethereum-Powered Sandbox ($SAND) Metaverse

On Wednesday (March 16), financial services giant HSBC and Ethereum-powered play-to-earn (P2E) game The Sandbox announced “a new partnership that will open up a host of opportunities for virtual communities across the world to engage with global financial services providers and sports communities in The Sandbox metaverse.” What Is The Sandbox? The Sandbox is a […]

$ENJ: Coin Bureau on Reasons to be Bullish on Ethereum-based Gaming Altcoin ‘Enjin Coin’

The host of popular crypto analysis and market commentary show Coin Bureau has issued a long-term outlook for the gaming altcoin Enjin Coin ($ENJ), which serves as a “utility token” for non-fungible tokens (NFTs). In a guide published in May 2020, Binance Research referred to Enjin Coin as “a product ecosystem for blockchain gaming.” It […]

Coin Bureau Bullish on Metaverse Altcoins (Such as $SAND) Despite Crypto Price Slump

The host of popular crypto market commentary show Coin Bureau says that he is still bullish on the outlook for gaming altcoins that can leverage the hype generated by non-fungible tokens (NFTs).  Speaking in a new YouTube video, host “Guy” told followers that he has been watching the GameFi market with great interest. Guy argued […]

$MATIC: Mobile-Only Gaming Universe Coming to Ethereum With Polygon’s Help

Earlier today (January 27), Hike, the startup behind Rush Gaming Universe (RGU), announced that it was “excited” to “welcome” Polygon ($MATIC) as an investor and explained why it is moving its (currently) mobile-only platform to Ethereum with the help of Polygon. According to RGU’s blog post, the RGU community is “battling it out in over […]

The Sandbox ($SAND) Mega City LAND Sale

At 1:00 p.m. UTC on Thursday (Janaury 13), a new LAND sale is launching around “Mega City”, which is a new neighbourhood in Ethereum-powered metaverse “The Sandbox”. What Is The Sandbox? The Sandbox is a subsidiary of Animoca Brands. Animoca Brands, which was founded in January 2014 by Yat Siu and David Kim, and its various […]

The Sandbox ($SAND) COO on the Future of the Ethereum-Powered Metaverse

In a recent interview, Sébastien Borget, a co-founder and the chief operating officer (COO) of The Sandbox, said that he feels the Ethereum-powered metaverse is “a digital nation”. What Is The Sandbox? The Sandbox is a subsidiary of Animoca Brands. Animoca Brands, which was founded in January 2014 by Yat Siu and David Kim, and its […]

$AXS: FTX CEO Says Success of Axie Infinity Is ‘Proof’ of Potential of GameFi

The co-founder and chief executive officer of cryptocurrency exchange FTX called non-fungible tokens (NFT) and blockchain gaming the next big thing in crypto, while highlighting one exemplary altcoin as leading the way.  Speaking in a recent interview with Scott Melker of the Wolf Of All Streets podcast, FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried (SBF) predicted a bright […]

Coin Bureau’s Top Five Undervalued Metaverse (Virtual Real Estate) Tokens

The host of popular crypto commentary and market analysis show Coin Bureau recently talked about his top five undervalued altcoins in the growing world of virtual real estate and the metaverse. Speaking in a recent YouTube video, Coin Bureau host “Guy” told subscribers that $AXS, a native token of Ethereum-powered monster-battle and non-fungible token (NFT) […]

PwC Hong Kong Buys Land in Ethereum-Powered Metaverse ‘The Sandbox’ ($SAND)

The Sandbox, which is a subsidiary of Animoca Brands, has announced that “PwC Hong Kong has acquired a LAND site in The Sandbox metaverse”. Animoca Brands, which was founded in January 2014 by Yat Siu and David Kim, and its various subsidiaries “develop and publish a broad portfolio of blockchain games, traditional games, and other […]

Coin Bureau Explains His Bullishness on Metaverse Token Gala Games ($GALA)

Recently, the host of the popular crypto commentary and market analysis show Coin Bureau commented on the “play-to-earn” sector.  During a recent YouTube video, Coin Bureau’s pseudonymous host “Guy” told the channel’s 1.78 million susbscribers that $GALA, which is the rhe main cryptocurrency used in the Gala Games Ecosystem, looks poised to be the next […]

Gaming Startups Building on Binance Smart Chain To Get a $200 Million Helping Hand

A new $200 million joint investment initiative by Binance and Animoca Brands will “accelerate and incubate early crypto gaming startups that are building on Binance Smart Chain (BSC).” In a blog post published on December 6, Binance announced that the $1 billion Growth Fund for Binance Smart Chain in October (in order to accelerate adoption […]

Floki Inu ($FLOKI) Aiming To Launch ‘PlayToEarn NFT Gaming Metaverse’ in February 2022

The team behind meme-based crypto project Floki Inu ($FLOKI), which is one of the strongest competitors to Shiba Inu ($SHIB), has partially revealed its latest strategy for gaining wider adoption. What Is Floki Inu ($FLOKI)? The idea of creating this cryptocurrency was born on June 25 after Dogecoin ($DOGE) advocate Elon Musk tweeted that the […]

Coin Bureau Host Explains Why He Is Bullish on Axie Infinity, The Sandbox, and Netvrk

Recently, the host of popular crypto trading show Coin Bureau talked about three metaverse projects he is excited about. Speaking in a recent YouTube video, Coin Bureau host “Guy” told followers that three metaverse projects are poised to succeed and possibly warrant long-term investments. Guy highlighted Axie Infinity ($AXS) as his first pick, saying the […]

Pokémon Go Creator Niantic Partnering With Fold To Build a ‘Bitcoin Metaverse’

Bitcoin rewards (cashback) startup Fold is working with Niantic, the mobile games studio best known for developing augmented-reality game (AR) Pokémon Go, to create a metaverse that will allow users to earn Bitcoin by collecting satoshis as they play.    In case you are not familiar with Pokémon Go, here is a brief description from […]

Someone Paid 149 ETH for a Virtual Boat in Ethereum-Powered Metaverse ‘The Sandbox’

In a recent online auction, a single non-fungible token (NFT) asset created for the Ethereum-powered metaverse “The Sandbox” sold for 149 ETH (over $650K). What Is the Sandbox? Here is how Binance Research described The Sandbox back in August 2020: “The Sandbox is a virtual world built on the Ethereum blockchain, where players can build, own, and […]

Grayscale Investments: The Metaverse Could One Day Bring In $1 Trillion in Annual Revenue

In a recently-released research report, Grayscale Investments (“Grayscale”), a subsidiary of Digital Currency Group, said that “the market opportunity for bringing the Metaverse to life may be worth over $1 trillion in annual revenue and may compete with Web 2.0 companies worth ~$15 trillion in market value today.” Earlier this month, Grayscale released a 19-page […]

Could You Earn More in the Axie Infinity ($AXS) Metaverse Than a Goldman Sachs Salary?

Recently, 27-year old Sam Peurifoy, Director of Finance at crypto trading firm Floating Point Group, talked about his current evening/weekend hobby of playing Ethereum-powered monster-battle and non-fungible token (NFT) based game Axie Infinity. Here is how the Axie Infinity white paper introduces this game: “Axie Infinity is a Pokémon-inspired universe where anyone can earn tokens through skilled gameplay […]

$SAND Surges 34% As Ethereum-Powered ‘The Sandbox Alpha’ Gets Closer To Launch, Now Up 15209% YTD

On Tuesday (November 23), $SAND, the native (ERC-20) token of Ethereum-powered metaverse “The Sandbox”, surged to a new all-time high of $5.68 as anticipation builds over the upcoming launch of The Sandbox Alpha.  What Is the Sandbox? Here is how Binance Research described The Sandbox back in August 2020: “The Sandbox is a virtual world built on […]

Crypto Exchange Exec on the Red-Hot GameFi Sector

In a recent interview, Jeff Mei, director of global strategy at crypto exchange Huobi, talked about the GameFi sector (as exemplified by “play to earn” games such as Axie Infinity). During an interview with Insider, Mei said that GameFi, which is “the intersection of decentralized finance and the gaming industry”, is one of the hottest […]

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