Pudgy Penguins, the Ethereum NFT profile picture (PFP) collection first launched in July 2021, has unveiled a trailer at Art Basel in Miami for its 3D browser game experience, dubbed Pudgy World, which is slated to launch in alpha sometime in 2024.Read more
The web3 gaming sector has seen growing interest from investors, resulting in notable price surges for gaming tokens in recent weeks, based on CryptoSlate data.
Gaming has outperformed other crypto market sectors with an 800% increase in value over the past months.
Champions Ascension, a combat-oriented action role-playing affair, is the latest blockchain game to offer up free in-game items for Amazon Prime subscribers to claim.Read more
Prominent metaverse investor and blockchain game publisher Animoca Brands has raised an additional $11.88 million for its metaverse project Mocaverse, the company announced Thursday. This second tranche of funding comes after Animoca garnered $20 million for Mocaverse in September.Read more
Gamers can now use the livestreaming software Streamlabs to go live on Twitter from their desktop computers or mobile phones thanks to an integration with X, Streamlabs announced Thursday.
Twitter, also called X, isn’t exactly known for its live video content.
Merit Circle DAO has partnered with Immutable to expand its Beam gaming ecosystem. This strategic alliance will see Beam, Merit Circle’s open-source blockchain network, launch on the Immutable zkEVM, a high-performance scaling solution powered by Polygon.Read more
The gaming-focused group Merit Circle DAO—which previously launched an Avalanche subnet called Beam—has announced that its Sphere NFT marketplace and tech stack will now also be compatible with Immutable’s upcoming zkEVM network, which is powered by Polygon.Read more
Will there be cryptocurrency in Grand Theft Auto 6, as widely rumored? So far such claims are unsubstantiated, but crypto and GTA 6 got a highly visible mash-up this week when the trailer was prematurely leaked with a Bitcoin ad emblazoned on top.Read more
It’s no secret that prominent gaming influencer FaZe Banks loves crypto. Now, he’s buying more.
Richard “FaZe Banks” Bengtson is the CEO and co-founder of esports organization and lifestyle brand FaZe Clan.
Cointelegraph was on the ground during the second edition of the Madeira Blockchain 2023, held between Nov. 30 and Dec. 1. The event explored regional Web3 developments, as well as how the Portuguese islands are looking for startups and tech talent to grow their economy in the digital age.Read more
Jamie King, one of the original founders of Grand Theft Auto maker Rockstar Games, has joined the Cayman Islands-based Portal Foundation as an advisor to help oversee the project’s crypto gaming efforts, Portal Chief Business Officer and founding team member Dan Keene shared exclusively with DecryptRead more
It’s been nearly a decade since Grand Theft Auto 5 was released—but what will the sequel bring?
The massively popular open-world action franchise has sold over 405 million copies so far, putting it in the pantheon of the all-time best-selling game series.
Amazon Prime subscribers can now claim free in-game packs of cards for the online trading card game Gods Unchained, according to an announcement from Immutable Games.Read more