Welcome to the DGaming digest for the period 17-30 June.
Below, you will find news from the industry over the past 14 days.
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Discover the news events in the DGaming industry over the past 14 days.
June 25th - 0xGames announce the 0xRacers presale. During the presale, users can purchase cars and loot boxes containing car parts of various rarity levels. The presale closes on July 25th.
June 22nd - 0xWarriors officially releases on EOS, TRON, and Ethereum. In celebration of the full release, all 0xWarriors item crates will be purchasable at a 50% discount. The event will last until July 4th.
June 18th - 0xGames announce 0xRacers. 0xRacers is a new blockchain car racing game developed by the 0xGames team. The game will be playable on the Ethereum, EOS and TRON blockchains.
June 20th - Axie Infinity announces bundle trading. Effectively, Axie Infinity players can now trade, buy and sell their Land assets in bundles.
June 18th - Battle Racers shares exciting news about the game with its community. In this community update, the Battle Racers team talks about leaderboards, car customizations, item presale results, and future content.
Blockchain Cuties Universe
Vladimir Tomko, CEO: "This week we have been working on different visual aspects of the game: Updated Attribute Icons, Added some small fixes to the presale page to make it look quite better and Fixed the Pre-sale Cutie Backgrounds that were not shown correctly, all of the cuties look as on the presale page. There's work going on for the Next stage of the presale as well. We have annouced a Season Pass on our Pawedcast this thursday ( 27th of June) and the Release date is scheduled on the 8th of July. The Season Pass will contain 25 new items, Multiple Unique Event Cuties and a lot of new things for the players to get their hands on."
June 28th - Blockchain Cuties Universe announce the winners of the BCU+Decentraland giveaway. Each of the 10 winners will receive a full Decentraland-themed Architect set, while the other 20 winners will receive particular Architect items.
June 27th - Blockchain Cuties Universe added a new Custom Cutie to the game; Robocop. The cutie was inspired by the famous cyberpunk character Robocop from the same named movie. Interestingly, Robocop cutie is the first cutie to have its own transportation vehicle.
June 25th - The BCU team announced that they’re building a technology that will allow Cuties to switch blockchains. Once this technology is implemented, Cutieneers will be able to breed Cuties from different blockchains and sell them in all currencies.
June 21st - The BCU team made a donation to Dzivnieku Draugs, an animal shelter in Latvia. This was also the largest material donation in the shelter’s history.
June 20th - Blockchain Cuties Universe adds a new custom cutie to the game; Ghostface. Ghostface is a fictional mask identity portrayed in a horror series Scream.
June 19th - Blockchain Cuties Universe starts its Decentraland-themed giveaway. Those who participate in the event have a chance of earning 10 full Decentraland’s Architect sets, as well as 20 individual items from the same set.
June 18th - The BCU team talked about the DDOS attacks and extortion attempts they’ve recently experienced. The BCU team urged the rest of the DGaming Industry to reject extortions, do research, and seek help from genuine security providers should they ever get attacked by hackers.
June 17th - The BCU team releases the gameplay vision for the Wars of Cutieland update. The article discusses Land purchase, buildings, resources, alliances, betrayal, territorial expansion, and more.
David, Blocklords: "Now that BLOCKLORDS is fully launched and stable on both the NEO and TRON blockchains, we turn our focus towards adding gameplay features and forming partnerships with larger industry players. A lot of great announcements are coming up in July!"
June 29th - Blocklords officially launches on the NEO mainnet. Users can now play Blocklords on NEO and enjoy the game in its full glory for both fun and profit.
June 20th - The Blocklords team explains how the stronghold battles work. The article also mentions why stronghold battles are the best way of earning valuable in-game items.
Rene, Founder & Executive Partner, Qwellcode: "Our team works towards the closed beta release next month. We're very glad that we could unveil additional impressions and information about the quest areas and reward pools."
June 28th - The Chainbreakers team unveils more information about the game’s quest areas and rewards. During the closed beta, the Chainbreakers players will be able to access “The Forest of Solace” and “The Town of Edgewelter” to complete quests and shop for in-game items.
June 19th - Chainbreakers announces the date of its closed beta and explains how users can join as testers. To join the closed beta, which starts on July 19th, users need to have a Celestial Ring in their item inventory prior to July 18th.
June 26th - The CryptantCrab team publishes a guide for the CryptantCrab Battle Arena. The article talks about the ins and outs of the Battle Arena system and explains its core features, including season & rewards, battle system, elements, stats and crab hearts.
John, Crypto-Oink: "With DapperLab now fully integrated into Crypt-Oink, we just wrapped up the "Dapper Cup" which awarded rare, novel Crypto"Kitton" and CryptoKitties to the top 6 fastest Racers!"
June 27th - The Crypt-Oink team provides its community with an overview of the two new on-platform features; ETH buyback and Crypton/Coink exchange. The guide explains how these two features work and how users can leverage them to their advantage in the game.
June 27th - Crypt-Oink releases a new update. This update adds the ETH buyback and Crypto/Coink exchange features to Crypt-Oink markets. Also, new players can now participate in the newly added Beginner’s Cup and race with other beginners.
June 21st - Crypt-Oink releases the results of its second Meet Lovers cup. The popular cup saw six finalists, with the player named “New Zeny” taking the 1st place.
June 20th - Crypt-Oink rolls out a small patch to improve UX. The patch brings minor changes to markets and races, allowing users to see more information about their Cryptons and items.
June 22nd - CryptoKitties provides its community with a guide to breeding Magmeow. Magmeow is a new Monster Fancy Cat nicknamed “The Master of magma” due to its unique looks and distinguishable firey leg.
Leandro Bellone, CEO: "This month was great for CryptoMotors! We launched our brand new Web2.0 with better UX/UI, allowing users to link multiple wallets. The registration process now is much more comfortable, and users can always access their cars from any device without the need of having installed any wallet. We have also partnered with Neoworld to bring CryptoMotors cars to their virtual world, creating high interoperability between the two projects. Plug & play also invited CryptoMotors to present the project at Startup Autobahn event where our team had the chance to pitch some of the biggest automotive companies: Porsche, Daimler, among others. Very soon we are releasing the second edition of our decentralized car design challenge, so stay tuned! Much more news to come."
June 25th - CryptoMotors releases a new website. The new website features a more intuitive design, better UX and UI, and also delivers better on-site performance. Most importantly, users can now register on the website without installing crypto wallets and making deposits.
June 21st - CryptoMotors announces its partnership with NeoWorld. Through this partnership, all Sport Coupe NFT owners can claim free gifts if they register on NeoWorld.
Crypto Sword & Magic
June 29th - The Crypto Sword & Magic team explains how users can easily access the game. The guide walks the users through all the steps they need to make in order to access the game, from the EOS account creation to hero creation.
June 28th - Crypto Sword & Magic officially starts its open beta. The game is now available for play on Android, iOS and PC platforms. Users can also join the game as guests in order to review its content.
June 17th - Crypto Sword & Magic releases a starter guide for its players. The guide explains how users can access the game, select their classes and choose their battlefields.
F1 Delta Time
June 27th - F1 Delta Time unveiled its 3rd NFT; France Edition 2019. The latest NFT was made in honor of the iconic F1 Pirelli Grand Prix De France. France Edition 2019 is described as being “elegant, vigorous and unique”, painted with the colors found on the French flag.
June 24th - F1 Delta Time explains how it generates and designs NFTs. While creating NFTS, the F1 Delta Time team focuses on performance and non-performance attributes, rarity levels, and real-world events to make each NFT unique and valuable.
June 19th - F1 Delta time presented its 2nd NFT; Monaco Edition 2019. The NFT honors the F1 2019 Monaco race and features performance attributes based on factual historical stats related to F1 Monaco races.
June 28th - IOST’s partner Unitopia launches two new games on the IOST network; Big Bang and Big Winner. Both of these games follow a similar, fast-paced game style that allows users to quickly generate profits.
June 27th - XPET launches on IOST. XPET is a blockchain strategy pet game where users fight with their pets for glory and territory. Users can also level their pets, equip them with items and trade freely on the market.
June 21st - IOST Crypto War launches on the IOST blockchain. IOST Crypto War is a multiplayer blockchain strategy game where users battle on a mass scale for land, rewards, and IOST. Players can also freely trade land and other assets on the marketplace.
June 19th - IOST2048 launches on IOST. IOST2048 is a blockchain educational game that seeks to make math more fun and enjoyable. Aside from being enjoyable, the game also teaches its users about the basics of mathematics.
June 18th - IOST Vegas goes live on the IOST network. IOST Vegas is an online gambling platform on IOST where users can play games and earn IOST.
June 25th - MyCryptoPolis adds the “Citizen as an Avatar” feature to the game. Thanks to this new feature users will be able to name their Microeconomy assets and have them as representatives in MyCryptoPolis.
My Crypto Heroes
June 28th - My Crypto Heroes adds the following heroes to its pool; Uesugi Kenshin and Hans Christian Anderson. While all users can purchase Uesugi Kenshin from the start of the sale, only MCH Prime users will be able to purchase Taira No Masakado during the first week of the sale.
June 28th - My Crypto Heroes releases the 1.4.5 version of its ecosystem. The new system aims to improve UX by increasing item drops and adding more features to the MCH Land system.
June 26th - The My Crypto Heroes team fixed a problem that faulty displayed the users’ MYZO. To compensate the players, MCH extended the MCH Prime duration and Replica Heroes/Extensions by 24 hours.
June 25th - My Crypto Heroes unveils its calendar for game-related events in July. In July, MCH players will see new hero sales, competition cups, Land Battles, updates, and other interesting content.
June 24th - My Crypto Heroes publishes rules based on which it determines the next Land extension effect. This rule will also be applied to all future decisions related to the Land extension effects.
June 21st - My Crypto Heroes unveils the schedule for its Season 5 Land Battle. The schedule sets the dates for both Knight battles and Flag battles.
June 20th - My Crypto Heroes announces Duel Cup “9 on 9 Battles”. The article explains the rules and purpose of these battles, emphasizing multiplayer gaming experience. It also explains the potential rewards for all participants.
June 18th - My Crypto Heroes made changes to its Lab system. The team removed evaporation of Crypto Energy in the Lab to stop GUM reduction. The team also set the lowest purchase price for Crypto Energy.
June 18th - My Crypto Heroes announces its Welcome Campaign. The purpose of this campaign is to bring more users to MCH and help them find their way around the MCH ecosystem.
June 18th - The developer of Neon District, Blockade Games, concludes the 2019 Alchemist Blockchain Techstars Accelerator. The event was hosted by Techstars with a goal of bringing blockchain developers together to discuss the future of various technologies, including blockchain, AI and IOT.
June 27th - NeoWorld reminds its users that the NeoLand presale is approaching. The presale, which starts on June 29, will allow users to purchase unique Land parcels on the NeoLand continent.
June 24th - NeoWorld releases its latest weekly progress report. The report talks about NeoWorld’s latest product developments, business development, as well as marketing efforts.
June 21st - NeoWorld celebrates its 1st anniversary. The NeoWorld team will host a special event in Shanghai to celebrate what they’ve achieved over the last year.
June 20th - NeoWorld’s developer Kane Deng explained how NeoWorld is managing its economy. In his 30-minute speech, which was done at the Crypto Games conference, Deng emphasized the fact that in NeoWorld, all actions and transactions generate some kind of economic flow.
June 30th - Nestables publishes an in-depth guide that explains how the Cubes’ traits and happiness will work. The guide describes the types of traits Cubes will be able to possess, and what in-game elements will affect the Cubes’ happiness.
June 17th - Nestables releases its first gameplay overview. The article talks about Cube generation, resources, researching, relaxing, and resting.
Soccer Manager Elite
June 28th - Soccer Manager Elite explains the core mechanics and features of the game. In Soccer Manager Elite, users will be able to take the role of managers, agents and shareholders to perform various actions in order to make their club successful and profitable.
Splinterlands CEO: "Splinterlands.io (formerly SteemMonsters.com) continues to expand the boundaries of blockchain games with a large game audience of 2000 daily users, the largest and most active NFT marketplace in the world, and tournaments where we've paid out $35000 in crypto to our games. We'll be introducing a guild system in July that forms the basis of guild fights and epic boss fights. We also expect our cards to hit a marketcap of $2M!"
June 27th - Splinterlands adds a new exciting feature to its platform. This new feature enables Splinterlands’ players to purchase Dark Energy Crystals (DEC) from Steem Engine and TRON markets.
June 21st - Splinterlands makes changes to its starter set promo code. Effectively, those who receive the cards via their promo codes will no longer be able to trade, sell and burn their cards. They will, however, be able to use these cards in battles.
June 17th - Splinterlands makes balance changes to one particular Splinterlands’ card; Prince Renynn. The card will no longer give +1 Ranged attacks and +2 Life, but will instead give +1 Range attacks, + 1 Life, and +1 Speed.
War of Crypto
June 26th - War of Crypto shares insightful information about the game’s current state. The piece discusses the pace of the game, in-game mechanics, cooldowns, hero adjustments, and more. War of Crypto also announces that it will soon provide more info about its upcoming beta phase.
June 27th - War Riders releases more information about the War Riders weaponry. The team also released a multiplayer demo video to demonstrate the current state of the game.
June 28th - DAO.Casino shares its positive test results conducted on the DAO.Casino TestNet. DAO.Casino provided these results in order to demonstrate that its blockchain project is progressing as planned.
June 27th - Edgeless released its monthly update for June. In June Edgeless launched its eSports betting platform, successfully completed the first round of 40% EDG staking, added new games to its platform, and more.
June 18th - Edgeless launches its eSports betting platform. Effectively, all users can now bet on CS:GO, Dota 2, StarCraft 2 and League of Legends with EDG.
June 28th - EOSBet announced that it has submitted a proposal to list its tokens on Binance’s decentralized exchange. If accepted, users will be able to trade BET tokens on Binance and exchange them for Binance tokens (BNB).
June 19th - FunFair unveils its partnership with RakeTheRake. Through this partnership, RakeTheRake will be able to leverage FunFair’s technology and access more than 65,000 FUN token holders.