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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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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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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