10 Play to Earn Games to Watch in April and More Alpha – Play to Earn #118
What an eventful week in the blockchain gaming space. From markets turning bullish, to the biggest hack in DeFi’s history, we were in for an emotional roller coaster!
The headlines of course are stolen by Sky Mavis and Axie Infinity. The hack affecting the Ronin Bridge forced the team to delay the release of the biggest Axie Infinity update, Axie Origin.
We also notice a rise in the Solana gaming ecosystem with many quality projects gaining traction… And the recent announcement that OpenSea will support Solana based NFTs will probably push the Solana projects even a step further.
Remember to stay safe out there, be careful of scams and hacks, but don’t forget to play and have fun!
April showers us with quite a few events and releases in the play to earn, blockchain gaming world. We have launches, mints, alphas, and even an IDO! Read on for more info and important dates in this April 2022 edition of games to watch! — Read more
After one of the biggest DeFi hacks of all time, for a total loss of $625m, Sky Mavis announced a delay in the release of Axie Infinity Origin, their updated version of the game. The download will be available to all players on April, 7th, inside the Mavis Hub. — Read more
The Ronin blockchain, developed by Sky Mavis, the team behind Axie Infinity got hacked and around $625 million were stolen, making it the biggest hack in DeFi history. What happened and what does it mean for RON holders and Axie Infinity players? — Read more
Already the go-to marketplace for many NFTs on the Ethereum network, OpenSea announced plans to expand to the Solana blockchain as well. This will bring the number of supported blockchains for OpenSea up to four. In addition to Solana, OpenSea already supports Ethereum, Polygon, and Klatyn. — Read more
The creators of the hit farming sim Sunflower Farmers will be launching the open beta on April 7th under the new name Sunflower Land. The problems that plagued them in January and led to the temporary shutdown of the game have been addressed in this new version. — Read more
Ascenders, the upcoming sci-fantasy open-world action RPG game powered by Avalanche blockchain made a big announcement on March 22, 2022 during the Avalanche Summit. Jackson Poon, CEO of Legendary Foundry Limited annonced the immediate release of their first free-to-play combat challenge with a 1 million $AGC tokens for grabs. — Read more
Heroes of Mavia, one of the most anticipated Play to Earn games of 2022, just announced its partnership with Machinations, a software company that helps build stable game economies. This partnership will allow Skrice Studios to test its economic theories and build a thriving and sustainable in-game economy. — Read more