http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/rudy_15th_jan_1.mp3 iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 Spotify Rudy Koch- blockchain lead at mythical games Worked at both World of Warcraft and before that Activision contriubtiion to titles such as Skylanders and Call of Duty. In this episode we discuss: Early gaming experiences His experience working at Activision Where Blankos Block party came from How Mythical games came… Continue reading Rudy Koch – Blockchain Games on EOS
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
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.
http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/Marguerite_De_Courcell_Final.mp3 iTunes – https://itunes.apple.com/ie/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 Finding your path in Crypto – Final Fantasy as a great piece of art. – Transferring value in Ready Player One – Representing visuals as code. Getting into Puzzles – Riddles, Treasure hunts and mystery. Transition from Puzzles to complex game design. Marguerite’s strong team. Token Economics is a big… Continue reading Marguerite deCourcelle of Blockade Games
http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/carl_Fravel_final1.mp3 iTunes – https://itunes.apple.com/ie/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/show/0xPFMYfEKS3Ieqf19pIpZM Notes 2 Mins – Carl’s background – 3d models marketplace – Second LIfe experience – Sansar Creators Guide – Carls Book on the platform – Led to introductions to Decentraland Founders Via Adam Levine. 3 mins – Second Life Journey – How it improved over time. –… Continue reading Carl Fravel – Decentraland District Leader – Lessons from a Life in VR
http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/urban_final.mp3 iTunes – https://itunes.apple.com/ie/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/show/0xPFMYfEKS3Ieqf19pIpZM Getting started in Crypto – From speculation to building. 1 min – Slovenia had Bitstamp – Vibrant community. 2.45 – Ethereum had more capabilities but cryptokitties was the main draw. Academic credentialing was the first idea. 0xCert grew out of that. 4.30 –… Continue reading Urban Osvald of 0xCert – The Non Fungible Alliance, Technology and Community
http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/William_Entriken_13th_Nov_2018.mp3 iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/ie/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 Spotify https://open.spotify.com/search/results/farsight William Entriken is one of the main authors of the erc-721 standard. He is also a computer security expert and has collaborated with Apple, the US Navy and International Space Station. We discuss, Solidity, NFTs, crypto games and more in this longer than normal episode. Why Luxury… Continue reading William Entriken – ERC-721 Author and Su Squares Founder
Stream http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/Tom_Audacity_mixed.mp3 iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 Spotify In this episode we discuss why Tom left Facebook and Instagram to join the Product Team in 0x. What their plans are for the future and their focus on Non Fungible Tokens. Tom explains why 0x are blockchain agnostic, why it’s important to separate game logic from on-chain exchange… Continue reading Tom Schmidt from 0x – Democratising access to asset creation and exchange
Stream http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/john_egan_vault.mp3 iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/ie/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 1.00 – Intro 1.40 – From Facebook and Uber to Full Time Crypto 2.40 – Fundraising was surprising 4.25 – Why a mobile wallet? 5.10 – Gaming as an onramp into cryptocurrency. 6.20 – Institutional Investors vs Infrastructure builders. 7.46 – Scaling on Ethereum 9.30 – Airdropping characters as a way… Continue reading John Egan of Vault.io
http://traffic.libsyn.com/farsight/recording-3_postproductions_2018-10-18-t08-11-40pm-final-mix.mp3 iTunes – https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/farsight/id1149267066?mt=2 Stream on Libsyn – https://oembed.libsyn.com/embed?item_id=7240907 Intro – Devin’s Background 2 mins – How Crypotkitties changed everything. Devin’s early skepticism – could have been built without Blockchain. Crucially, it launched open and interoperable games. 3.30 – Interoperability has led to easier trading. ERC-721 standards has allowed for Dharma, Composables and lots of… Continue reading Devin Finzer of Opensea – Open Gaming with NFT’s , his influences and the importance of staying lean as a startup.