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#98 - Will blockchain be the future for gaming economies?

July 5, 2018

Over the years computer gaming has become an increasingly online activity funded by loot boxes, and in game cosmetic and functional items that can be purchased via microtransaction. Blockchain has offered an exciting way of guaranteeing rarity of in-game items and providing secondary markets for your loot.  But with every innovation comes challenges including developers losing dictatorial authority over their in game economies and external requlatory issues surrounding lootboxes being classified as gambling.  How will blockchain pave the way forward for the hats your elves wear?  Join Nathan and Neal as they explore the topic!



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