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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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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.

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Marguerite deCourcelle of Blockade Games

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

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Carl Fravel – Decentraland District Leader – Lessons from a Life in VR

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

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Urban Osvald of 0xCert – The Non Fungible Alliance, Technology and Community

  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

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Tom Schmidt from 0x – Democratising access to asset creation and exchange

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

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John Egan of Vault.io

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