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Battle Racers Founder Gabby Dizon on their pre-sale and launch

http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/gabby_dizon.mp3 https://podcasts.apple.com/ie/podcast/farsight/id1149267066 In this episode we discuss: His background in mobile games. Gabbys Favourite games growing up. Decentraland –  launch and focus. NFT’s as an industry.   Axie as a good example of a well executed game. Where the idea for Battle racers  came from and how assembling parts works. Pre sale progress  475 ETH… Continue reading Battle Racers Founder Gabby Dizon on their pre-sale and launch

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Proof of work in Crypto Games

TLDR; Many of the early Non Fungible Tokens are based on digital trading cards and while some have an interesting creation story and a cult following, they don’t have verifiably high, sunk energy costs that we see in more complex games. This complexity is an easy signal to verify for gamers. Complexity isn’t enough though,… Continue reading Proof of work in Crypto Games

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Tony Sheng on Gaming, Writing and What’s next.

iTunes https://podcasts.apple.com/ie/podcast/farsight/id1149267066 http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/tony-sheng_recording-1_2019-04-29–t04-00-28pm–ts_1.mp3   We discuss: Bonding over games Finding Decentraland Competition for smart contracts Keeping an open mind. Layer 2 scaling Neon District and Age of Rust Breaking game loops with speculation How many protocols do we need?   Check out his new podcast, Click here to Apply https://anchor.fm/click-here-to-apply

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Andy Anderson – Blockchain Strategist at Enjin – Building tools for Game Developers

http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/Andy_Final.mp3   iTunes – https://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast/farsight/id1149267066   We discuss: -Gaming -Blockchain gaming revolution -proprietary vs open games -trading across titles -Samsung partnership – How the Software development Kit is now on the unity Asset store -GDC in March in San Francisco -Age of Rust -defeated enemies statues -Nine Lives -Rebounce

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The coming crypto games boom with Ember Sword Co-Founder Sune Thorsen

http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/sune.mp3 https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2   We Discuss his: Background & Game influences Don’t mention the blockchain. Mainstream gamers just want to play, don’t care about tech. Fortnite account selling as an example. Pay to win is the phrase Vs cosmetic items or land Positive vs negative keywords in marketing Partnership with Opensea – The Ebay for collectible items… Continue reading The coming crypto games boom with Ember Sword Co-Founder Sune Thorsen

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Opportunity and Exit – What Decentraland can learn from Second Life.

TLDR; Controversy and conflict on a platform is a sign that users have found something worth fighting for. Many users don’t fully know what they want from open virtual worlds yet. Only trial and error will allow them to accept certain tradeoffs. The best format should prioritise the freedom to: Experiment in different district models.… Continue reading Opportunity and Exit – What Decentraland can learn from Second Life.

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Lightning Network Games with Carlos Roldan of Satoshis.Games

http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/carlos-satoshi-games_recording-2_2019-02-27–t11-09-16am–carlos.mp3 https://itunes.apple.com/ie/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 In this episode we cover how to get started with lighting network games, how Carlos got interested in Lighting and what unique properties make the network useful for game design. Hope you enjoy.    

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Matt Condon of XLNT.co on sharing Digital Collectibles

http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/matt_condon_25thJan.mp3 https://itunes.apple.com/gh/podcast/farsight/id1149267066 Matt Condon of excellent XLNT.co and one of the most well known people in the crypto collectibles space. He organised the first US conference in October of last year and has a great podcast with Jonathan Mann called Digitally Rare.  We discuss: Conferences  Matt organised Non Fugible summit San Fran and  spoke at Nifty… Continue reading Matt Condon of XLNT.co on sharing Digital Collectibles

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Nifty Gateway – Buying Crypto Collectibles with US Dollars

http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/Duncan_15th_jan.mp3 iTUNES https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 SPOTIFY From Magic the gathering to scarce digital cards. How the NFT space is growing and where it is going. Duncan discusses his path from Digital Art to making it easier to by in game assets. The challenges with Metamask and other tools. Where Ethereum is headed and why Niftygateway is Blockchain… Continue reading Nifty Gateway – Buying Crypto Collectibles with US Dollars

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22 things about Decentraland that most people haven’t noticed.

TLDR: Many positive, recent changes have gone mostly unnoticed by the wider market due to bearish sentiment, restraint from founders and limited developer access. Disclaimer : This is not investment advice   In September 2017 I wrote about how Bitcoin social metrics were taking off or ‘hitting the knee’ of an S Curve. Bitcoin Reddit Subscribers… Continue reading 22 things about Decentraland that most people haven’t noticed.