Welcome to the DGaming digest for the period 1-14 July.
Below, you will find news from the industry over this 14 day period.
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Discover the news events in the DGaming industry over the past 14 days.
July 10th - AlterVerse launched a new ERC-1155 marketplace and announced its first ever loot crate sale. During this special sale, users were able to buy Captain’s Crate and Admiral’s Crate and win items for the upcoming AlterVerse’s game, Disruption.
July 12th - The Battle Racers team announces that it’ll attend this year’s Blockchain Gamer Connects in Hong Kong. Battle Racer’s co-founders Gabby Dizon and Luna Javier will speak at the event on the subjects of blockchain gaming, presales, and NFTs.
July 2nd - Battle Racers presents Bolt Bug to its community. The team will distribute the Bolt Bug’s parts to those users who were unable to open item crates due to some technical issues.
Blockchain Cuties Universe
Tehn, Community Manager: "Here is a list of updates:
26 June - Background Fix and Gradient Fix.
27 June - UI fixes
28 June - Introduced a new mechanism to check players accout when listing anything on the market items. Without activating the Tron Account on the blockchain the players will not be able to use the item market. Activation means - getting at least 1 trx on to the account so blockchain is aware of the account's existence.
1 July - New Achievements have been added to the game
Release of Judge Dredd Custom Cutie and Throne of Swords Item.
Small UI tweaks
Main Landing Tweaks
2 July - Mobile menus UI update and fixes
Fixed Wrong "cuties left" count.
Ongoing - Preparation of the Season Pass Event"
July 12th - Blockchain Cuties Universe unveils valuable data about the Wars of Cutieland resources and economy. The article explains essential data about the resources, including resource types, tiers, and buildings.
July 11th - Blockchain Cuties Universe leaked more information about the upcoming event. The BCU team said that the next event would be the longest event ever, and that it’d include advanced crafting, new goals, new items, and more.
July 10th - A new tribute cutie discovered in Blockchain Cuties Universe; Luna. This tribute cutie was inspired by Luna, a character that helps Sailor Soldiers fight evil in the manga series Sailor Moon.
July 9th - Blockchain Cuties Universe announces a new batch of tribute cuties. The new batch will feature hedgehogs, foxes, pigs, and lizards.
July 8th - Blockchain Cuties Universe announces a new raid boss, Alien Invader. The new boss will be more difficult to beat, but will also drop much more loot.
July 5th - Blockchain Cuties Universe added a new custom cutie to the game; Judge Dredd. The cutie was inspired by the same named character in the Judge Dredd movie series.
July 4th - Blockchain Cuties Universe provides interesting data about the upcoming BCU event. The new event will deliver a new adventure, loot boxes, new items, crafting, and more.
July 3rd - The BCU team releases a guide that explains how Cutieneers can display their Cuties in Decentraland. To display their Cuties, Cutieneers must use the Picture Frame technology provided by Decentraland.
July 2nd - Blockchain Cuties Universe release a new achievement update. The new update introduces new achievement badges and rewards for fighting hedgehogs, pigs, and foxes.
July 1st - Blockchain Cuties Universe announces that Cutieneers can start buying CUTE tokens with fiat. This is possible thanks to the new collaboration between Blockchain Cuties Universe and CardPay.
July 4th - The Crypt-Oink team adds a new species to the game; Shiba Inu. The new species is inspired by the same named Japanese dog breed. The team also provided its community with a guide to breeding these new Cryptons.
July 11th - CryptantCrab releases a beginner’s guide. The guide talks about all the steps the users need to take in order to play CryptantCrab, from the Etherum wallet creation to buying their first Crabs.
July 5th - The CryptantCrab team published an in-depth introductory article to CryptantCrab. The team also noted that the CryptantCrab mobile app, which won the Google Best Games award, has over 5 million downloads.
Crypto Sword & Magic
Crypto Sword & Magic team: "We released our BETA version between 6/28~ 7/5 only available through TokenPocket users and collected user feedbacks and bugs. We carried out a series of updates to improve the game experience. The final version was v0.8.
Our game is available on both PC web and mobile. It was initially only available on Android but the iOS version was released recently. We are continuing to make efforts to improve gameplay and balance the game economy."
July 8th - Crypto Sword & Magic provides its community with an in-depth guide to item chests. The article discusses all different types of item chests and also explains how users can buy or obtain them.
July 9th - CryptoKitties unveils Kitty Tricks, a feature that unlocks the power of blockchain’s interoperability. Through this new feature, all users who own Cats with Kitty Tricks will be able to unlock special content and features in other DApps.
July 9th - CryptoKitties announces that Curdlin owners will be able to unlock special content in Cheeze Wizards. Curdlin owners will be able to leverage newly added feature, Kitty Tricks, and get access to special content in Cheeze Wizards.
July 6th - CryptoKitties provides its community with a guide to breeding Catamari. Catamari is the final special Cat in the CryptoKitties’ Monster Month Fancy Cat series. This special cat will be breedable until July 18, 2019.
July 2nd - CryptoKitties releases a guide to breeding kitties with the “werekitty” trait. Werekitty is a Monster Month Purrsitge trait that provides Monster Fancy Cats with unique visible and non-visible traits.
July 12th - The CryptoMotors team announced that the game sold all of its Sport Coupes in NeoWorld. The team was also happy to say that they’ve distributed over 1,000,000 NASH to the Sport Coupe owners thanks to its successful time-limited collaboration with NeoWorld.
July 9th - CryptoMotors announces its Second Design Challange in collaboration with the British company Gravity Sketch. Top collaborators will receive VR headsets and software license from Gravity Sketch and will have their designs tokenized by the CryptoMotors team.
July 7th - Caesar's Triumph unveils more data about the upcoming Roman Conquest update. The article discusses the first playable region in Roman Conquest, Hispania. It also goes through some of the changes that will come with the update, including new battles, better graphics, troop limits, and more.
July 5th - CryptoWars releases exciting data about the state of CryptoWars. The report also mentions TURBO mode, a new gameplay mode that enables users to play CryptoWars tournaments at a much faster and exciting pace.
July 8th - Decentraland officially introduces Decentraland Avatars. Avatars will act as the digital representations of Decentraland users and enable them to interact with various content in the Metaverse.
Mopsik, CIO @ Ether Kingdoms: "Hello! Last two weeks were as busy as always. Starting with the most important event — mining speed reduction, which happened on the 1st of July.
Players can still mine almost as they used to — option to upgrade mines to level 5 is available now! Upgraded mines can fit 250 000 IMPs each.
Moreover, we launched new awesome event — Gold Rush! We buried different chests across the whole Far Realm for people to dig and find the prizes: IMP tokens and cool artifacts. There was also a special leaderboard designed specifically for this event, where everyone could win one of the last mining speed improving artifacts!"
July 1st - Ether Kingdoms reduces the pace at which users can mine in-game by 5 times. The EK team implemented this new policy in order to ensure the stability of EK economy in the long run.
July 4th - Ether Kingdoms releases an update 9.0. The newest update enables users to send up to 250,000 IMPs to the mines. Players can now also upgrade mines to level 5, and hunt for extra Imps through the Far Realm Digging.
F1 Delta Time
July 4th - The F1 Delta Time team describes the anatomy of F1 Delta Time cars. The article talks about the performance and non-performance attributes, visual metadata, and NFT-related data.
July 6th - The Forest Knight team explained the reasons behind the Early Access delay. The team noted that they’ve decided to work on the PvP aspect of the game (Arena) and ensure that the players can engage in PvP battles as soon as the game is released.
July 10th - Gods Unchained releases update V0.15. The long-awaited update brings major changes to the game, including a newly designed board, new cards, balance changes, revamped UI, and more.
July 11th - Hush Rush writes a Lore Spotlight for Highborn of Eldaria and the Crypto Crystals. The piece expands upon the previous Lore Spotlight and provides more interesting data about Eldarians, Madame Violet, and Crypto Crystals.
July 4th - Hush Rush publishes a Lore Spotlight for Madame Violet. Madame Violet is an important figure in Hush Rush’s lore and is the leader of Highborn Elves, a faction in the Hush Rush universe.
July 2nd - Hush Rush releases its latest bi-weekly report. The report discusses Hush Rush’s latest achievements, including new artwork, lore spotlights, and development-related features.
July 12th - Just Game goes live on IOST. Just Game is an innovative DApp developed by the Endless Game team, one of IOST’s closest partners.
July 3rd - Block Jump officially launches on the IOST network. Block Jump is a highly popular and addictive game where users jump on the right boxes and earn prizes by climbing up the leaderboard.
July 8th - MLB Champions introduces all-star packs. The packs consist of ten copies of All-Star players from National and American leagues. The price of one pack is 2,500 Diamonds.
July 3rd - MLB Champions celebrated this year’s 4th of July with the release of MLBC Star-Spangled packs. The packs contained 500 special edition MLBC figures with star-spangled bats or gloves and were purchasable until July 5th, 5 PM PST.
My Crypto Heroes
Kokushi, Business Development: "We have announce the MCH+ and NFT converter smartcontract. More new tools/API/projects will be disclosed day by day, don’t miss it :)"
July 12th - My Crypto Heroes introduces two new heroes; Anne Bonny and Michaelangelo. Both heroes are available for purchase from July 7 to July 30.
July 11th - My Crypto Heroes posted a questionnaire regarding the MCH Prime membership and Daily Bonuses. The MCH team asked its community questions related to the said topics in order to provide MCH players with the best gaming experience.
July 8th - My Crypto Heroes announces a new duel cup, Double Dragons. The dual-mode tournament will bring some of the best MCH players to one place, where they’ll fight for glory and rewards.
July 6th - My Crypto Heroes postpones the sale of Common Heroes. This decision comes after the community's request to review the content before the sale even starts.
July 13th - NeoWorld announces the official auction rules for the upcoming NEOLAND 2nd territory sale. The rules explain the process of bidding and determine the base prices for Business and Production buildings.
July 12th - NeoWorld discusses its successful time-limited collaboration with CryptoMotors. The NeoWorld team said it’d continue to look for similar partnerships in the future in order to bring more unique content to NeoWorld players.
July 8th - NeoWorld releases a bi-weekly progress report for the period between July 1st and 7th. In this period, NeoWorld achieved most of its development, research and marketing goals, and saw a growth in its English-based community.
July 10th - Neon District’s developer, Blockade Games, talks about Neon District’s unique approach to Early Access release. The team explained how they’re redefining Early Access by enabling all Keyholders to directly shape the game through community voting and suggestions.
July 9th - Nestables announces that its presale will start on July 27. During the presale, Nestables fans will be able to purchase Cubes and item crates containing various wearables and skins.
July 3rd - The Nestables team explains how players will be able to earn money from playing Nestables. In short, Nestables players will be able to profit in-game through trading, selling, buying and renting. Players will also be able to create and deploy unique content and sell it to other community members.
July 1st - Relentless releases a major update. The new update brings a new Relentless emblem, Relentless champions, in-app purchasing, redesigned card frames, performance improvements, and more.
July 8th - Skullys announces its Flying Gang ambassador program. Through this program, Skullys players can become community administrators, translators, influencers, or affiliate partners for the Skullys team and help promote the game to a wider audience.
July 8th - Splinterlands announces the launch its new feature, Guilds. This new feature will enable players to form guilds, compete with other guilds and interact with other guild members.
July 3rd - Splinterlands sheds more light on the Splinterlands’ Lore. This lore piece talks about the Splinterlands’ wizards and their effort to uncover the mysteries surrounding the Dark Energy Crystals.
July 8th - The Sandbox team adds several new changes to its platform. In this update, the team added the undo button, better marketplace filtering system, better viewing feature, and more.
July 5th - The Sandbox releases its 10th project update. In this latest update, the Sandbox team talks about its efforts to make the game more intuitive and easy-to-understand for all non-crypto players.
July 8th - The Upland team talked about the digital assets and user identity in Upland. The team described how the Upland’s EOS-based proprietary account works and spoke clearly about its freemium model. The team also said that this model rewards its most active players, Uplanders.
July 3rd - The DAO.Casino team published an in-depth article about their future economy. DAO.Casino will run on its own blockchain, have its own currency (BET), and feature a democratic governing system, all to ensure the long-term prosperity and stability for both the devs and players.
July 8th - Edgeless provides its community with key data about the 7th round of EDG staking. The article talks about the key dates regarding the 7th staking round and explains what conditions the players must meet in order to participate in the 7th round.
July 1st - Edgeless explains the new rules for the 6th EDG staking round. The report explains when and how will the players be able to participate in the 6th round of staking.
July 11th - FunFair officially launches its on-chain affiliate program. FunFair hopes that it and its partners will be able to reach more users through this new program. Also, the program will greatly benefit all FunFair affiliate partners.
July 3rd - FunFair released an overview of the first half of 2019. Aside from pinpointing its biggest achievements in the first half of 2019, FunFair also unveiled some of its plan for the rest of 2019.
July 11th - TRONAce announces a July betting competition to celebrate its successful buyback program. The article explains the rules and rewards for all the players who participate in the July betting event.
July 5th - TruePlay announces that its team will attend the eight edition of the Blockchain Incredible Party. At the event, the TruePlay team will share their expertise in implementing blockchain technology in DGaming and gather valuable insights from other technology leaders.