Search Results for: NFTs

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Epic welcomes blockchain games, but no Fortnite NFTs are in the works

Within their respective ecosystems, gaming platforms are taking sides on the blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and nonfungible tokens (NFTs). Following reports that Valve had banned crypto and NFT-related games from Steam. Epic Games Store has shown a positive attitude toward blockchain developers and the use of cryptocurrency in video games. According to Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney, […]

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As per reports, NFL banned teams from advertising crypto and selling NFTS

The NFL has reportedly banned all teams and members from participating in crypto-related sponsorships. And advertisements, as well as nonfungible token (NFT) sales. According to The Athletic, the NFL has prohibited cryptocurrency trading firms and NFTs from selling sponsorships until the league develops a strategy “for sports digital trading cards and art.” An anonymous NFL […]

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NFTs are described as a “promising medium for fan engagement” in a Visa whitepaper

According to a recent whitepaper published by Visa. The company’s entry into the NFT market motivated by a review of the underlying technology. And it’s potential as a “promising medium for fan engagement.” Nonfungible tokens cited in the Aug. 23 publication as a key innovation during the pandemic, when strict shelter-in-place orders restricted live sports, […]

Animoca Brands announced plans for a K-pop NFT metaverse

Animoca Brands announced plans for a K-pop NFT metaverse

Nonfungible tokens (NFTs) are continuing to disrupt the mainstream entertainment industries. With Animoca Brands partnering with Cube Entertainment, a Korean record label, talent agency. And music production company, to create a “K-pop music metaverse.” The partnership, which was announced on November 15, will see Animoca. And Cube collaborates to create multimedia NFTs honoring Cube’s roster […]

crypto, Digital Collectibles Pledge by Chinese Tech Giants Includes 'Fighting Crypto'

Digital Collectibles Pledge by Chinese Tech Giants Includes ‘Fighting Crypto’

Some of China’s largest tech companies, including JD, Tencent, and Alibaba’s Ant Group, have signed a “self-regulating pact” that commits them to “fighting” or “eliminating” cryptoassets. The agreement was signed at a meeting led by the National Copyright Exchange Center Alliance. A government-led copyright regulator established by a decree from the State Council. The central […]

Magnus Carlsen, NFT

Chess grandmaster Magnus Carlsen given with the NFT trophy, after tournament win

alsoGrandmaster Magnus Carlsen has been awarded a nonfungible token (NFT) trophy for winning an international chess tournament, the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour, for the first time in chess history (MCCT). To indefinitely preserve the game’s most defining moments, the tournament produced a number of NFT trophies and collectibles. Carlsen expressed his gratitude to the cryptocurrency […]

FC Barcelona

FC Barcelona is in talks with crypto companies for shirt sponsorship

According to reports from Spain, footballing giants FC Barcelona may sign a crypto-related shirt sponsor. The club, which is one of the biggest and most successful in the world. Has a deal with Rakuten, a Japanese e-commerce behemoth. In Japan, the company runs the Rakuten Wallet crypto exchange, but its global interests are currently limited […]

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COVID is forcing Chinese Internet cafes to become crypto mining hubs

As social distancing measures continue to bite in China, internet cafe owners are turning their businesses into crypto mining centers. According to The Time Weekly, via Sina, a large number of 24-hour internet cafes, designed primarily for PC gamers, shut down in 2020 as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. According to the media outlet, […]

NFT Games

‘Formula E’ racing title, among four NFT-powered games announced

A licencing agreement with the Formula E electric single-seater car racing championship has been announced by Blockchain gaming company Animoca Brands to develop a blockchain-powered motorsports game with non-fungible tokens (NFTs). As an in-game currency, the Formula E game will use Animoca’s REVV utility token. For Animoca’s F1 Delta Time title, and the upcoming MotoGP […]

NFT Open With Exciting Gaming Lineup in 2020

NFT Open With Exciting Gaming Lineup in 2020

Blockchain in gaming is one of the hot topics of the market. This year the interests of both young software developers and big companies are catching up. Also, conferences and hackathons held regularly across the globe for developers. That to search for new ideas to incorporate blockchain into games. Decentralization and open-source design are the […]