Tezos blockchain will have its first-ever game in May 2020 called ‘Emergents.’ The in-game cards will comprise non-fungible tokens, embracing the true item ownership of players.
A few days ago, I was joking with a friend that we have more Trading Card Games on the blockchain than coronavirus infections, and how could I not? TCGs/CCGs appears to be a mass hit among developers.
It’s time for Tezos blockchain to welcome the first-ever game on it! ‘Emergents’ is in the making since 2018 by Kathleen Breitman, co-founder of the Tezos platform and Coase, the company behind ‘Emergents.’ Coase will develop both primary and secondary markets for the game and act not only as a seller, but also a buyer for the digital cards(NFTs).
Emergents – TCG on Tezos Blockchain
Free to play is nowadays a must. Imagine having to download a cryptocurrency wallet without previous experience, and on top of that, buy crypto to play. That’s geeky stuff gamers don’t like. My experience says they rather spend that time gaming than learning how to play a game they are not sure if they like.
‘Emergents’ is going to a free-to-play game, and it will initially launch with a free set of cards in addition to new purchasable cards every week.
It is known that ‘Emergents’ will accept payments in FIAT along with XTZ (Tezos cryptocurrency.)
Cards come in the form of sacred non-fungible tokens, and their price will fluctuate according to the demand. Coase aims to purchase cards from the seller for around 95% of its market value.
Winning Strategies With Low Budget Could Make The Difference.
Coase’s pricing algorithm will increase the value of a card if there is a lot of demand and lower it if not. This system creates an interesting concept of developing low-cost strategies that could potentially win expensive decks and become desired by the players. Strategies like this could significantly increase the price of overlook cards and incentivizes players to be creative and develop unique and effective winning plans.
Early information suggests that ‘Emergents’ will nerf OP cards and issue new ones to rebalance the game.