Welcome to the weekly BGD #127: NFT & Play To Earn News – April 12-18, 2021
This week Alien Worlds continue to be the number 1 gaming Dapp with more than 138,000 active weekly players. Upland sits in second place with 24,000, while the mini-game, Galaxy Blocks, follows with almost 13,000.
Let’s not forget CGC which is coming this June. Always good stuff.
Maxim from Enjin shared a meme from Toy Story. So why tweet of the week?
Game Credits Launches NFT Minting Platform With No Fees
The well-established Blockchain Gaming platform released this week a new feature that allows users to create and sell NFTs without paying fees.
The NFTs can be static images, videos, or even GIFS with unlockable content.
Vulcan Forged & Vulcan Verse Joined The Blockchain Game Alliance
Yesterday, the flagship game of the ecosystem, VulcanVerse released the Hades quadrant, the second of the four territories of the upcoming MMORPG. In addition, PYR owners automatically stake for LAVA rewards.
Aavegotchi to Launch Event With $1,7 Million Prize Pool
DeFi and NFT collectible game Aavegotchi hosts an event with 1.4 Million GHST tokens from April 20 to June 15. To participate, you must own at least one Aavegotchi NFT and some wearables.
EtherLegends Android Release
Collectible trading card game EtherLegends is now available for Android devices and soon for iOS as well. At the time, you need 3 NFT card characters to participate in the Beta.
Visit on Google Play
Ethermon To Build a Multiverse Ecosystem
Once known as Etheremon, the community-made version of the original version completed a private round with strategic backers to build a universe with interoperability of blockchain gaming assets.
GAMEE App Introduced G Bot NFTs
After launching the GMEE token on Uniswap last week, the GAMEE platform will start implementing NFTs as well. G-Bots are ETH-based ERC-721 NFTs that you can use as game characters across multiple games, upgrade them, claim rewards and bonuses, use them in staking events, and more.
Sorare Adds New Tournament Rewards
Fantasy football game Sorare announced a new dynamic reward system based on the number of clubs playing on each Game Week. That way, there will be more rewards available for players on busier weeks and less on weeks with a small number of clubs participating.
MLB coming to Wax
Major League Baseball officially licensed NFTs will be available on the WAX blockchain. TOPPS® and MLB are celebrating their 70 years of collaboration by releasing digital collectible Cards featuring modern-day stars.
R-Planet Land Sale
R-Planet hosted a private Land sale on April 15, while a public sale will be available on April 29.
Besides, R-Planet partnered up with The Uplift World for a special surprise. R-Planet landowners will have a chance to claim land within the UpLift metaverse if they decide to boost their R-planet land.
The Guardian Program by Chain Guardians
Upcoming blockchain game Chain Guardians announced a program to reward early token holders for their trust. The Guardian Program allows CGG holders to stake their tokens and rise through ranks to unlock various rewards.
Even more, CGG Token is now a payment method on OpenSea to buy and sell Chain Guardians NFTs.
Animoca Brands sells ~$9.28m of NFTs in 3 Days
Through two separate NFT sale events for the blockchain games, F1 Delta Time and The Sandbox Animoca brands managed to generate more than $9.28 million in three days.
Kostas is a founding member of egamers writing for the blockchain gaming and NFT industries since early 2018. He likes to follow decentralized projects, and expand his knowledge around Marketing.