Web3 gaming sees strong start to 2023 with on-chain surge

Ad Key Takeaways On-chain gaming activity rose by 1.31% to 858,621 dUAW in January. On average, top gaming tokens’ market caps increased by 122%, with GALA leading at 218% and $384 million. Sewer Pass generated $44.6M in trading volume and 10,561 sold NFTs in just two weeks as Yuga hosted its Dookey Dash competition. Investments … Read more

Flipkart and eDAO Partner to Power ‘Flipverse’ on Polygon

Flipkart, India’s e-commerce giant, is making a major foray into Web3 with a bold experiment in the future of shopping on Polygon.  The Flipverse will give people a chance to experience a AAA game-like high-fidelity metaverse where their digital avatars can go on quests to unlock new e-commerce experiences. The goal is to make possible … Read more

TagSpace Taps Polygon to Bring Mixed Reality to Web3

TagSpace, a metaverse platform that delivers real world, mixed reality experiences for festivals, large events, and city exploration, has chosen Polygon as its entrypoint to Web3. TagSpace aims to tap the power of blockchain technology to let users create, share, and monetize their own experiences. With Polygon’s environmentally-friendly chain, tagSpace users can do so while … Read more

Starbucks Taps Polygon for Its ‘Starbucks® Odyssey’ Web3 Experience 

Today, we are thrilled to announce that Starbucks Coffee Company is working with Polygon to provide the blockchain technology to build its recently announced Web3 experience, Starbucks Odyssey. As a result of the partnership, this new Web3-powered experience will allow Starbucks Rewards loyalty program members and Starbucks partners (employees) in the United States to earn … Read more

CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: Coinbase bankrolls Tornado Cash users’ lawsuit; Terra Classic makes 1,900% comeback led by community

The biggest news in the cryptosphere for Sept. 8 includes Coinbase financing the lawsuit against the U.S. Treasury Department over Tornado Cash, Terra Classic’s community-led revival and an attack on the New Free DAO protocol. CryptoSlate Top Stories Bitcoin holds steady as ECB implements 75 bps rate hike Despite European Central Bank’s (ECB) announcement regarding … Read more

How Decentral Games Built a Leading Metaverse Game With Alchemy and Polygon Decentral Games leverages Alchemy’s Web3 developer platform to easily integrate their metaverse onto the Polygon blockchain.

Key Stats: $0.01 average transaction cost 1,000+ daily transactions 99.99% uptime  < 2 minutes to sell out 1,000+ NFTs at drops  The customer-obsessed Decentral Games (DG) team has pioneered the metaverse with their marquee game, ICE Poker, built and scaled on Alchemy and Polygon. After navigating instability issues with various RPC providers, DG, a Web3 … Read more

Nike launches first metaverse kicks in partnership with RTFKT

Sports and fashion giant Nike has released its first CryptoKicks on Ethereum in partnership with RTFKT studios, the NFT company it bought in 2021. The sneakers are now selling for around 2.5 ETH ($7,500) to 3 ETH ($9000), according to a CNET report. Nike’s first metaverse sneakers The shoes, known as Nike Dunk Genesis Cryptokicks, … Read more

Epic Games secures $2 Billion

Epic Games, the company behind Fortnite, recently secured $2 billion from Sony and the company behind Lego as companies race to build metaverse solutions Epic Games: Beyond Fortnite Epic Games is the company behind Fortnite, which is one of the most successful games in recent times. Fortnite has generated billions of dollars and grown to … Read more

Floyd Mayweather launches new NFT project despite shady past in crypto space

On April 13, retired professional boxer Floyd Mayweather will launch a new non-fungible token (NFT) project, dubbed Mayweverse, that would offer crypto enthusiasts a collection of 5,000 NFTs that can be minted for 0.3 Ethereum (ETH) each.  Mayweverse launches on Wednesday April 13thMore details about the mint on our discord! RT if you are Ready 🥊 pic.twitter.com/T8Mz4YpzXe … Read more