Tag: epic games

Sep 30 2022

Epic Games Doubles Down On Web3 Gaming Support, Adds Solana-Based ‘Star Atlas’ To It’s Slate

Sep 30 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  altcoins epic games gaming solana solusd

It's been a busy month for Epic Games when it comes to blockchain engagement. The Epic Games Store launched it's first supported blockchain-based title, Blankos Block Party, earlier this month - and now it's adding a second title to it's slate of offerings. Let's take a look at the title and what we can expect when it goes live. Is Epic Games...

Sep 16 2022

Epic Games Launches First NFT Game, ‘Blankos Block Party’

Epic Games has been one of the few major traditional game developers and publishers in the market to show a clear interest in NFTs. While the tier 1 gaming company hasn't been especially aggressive in the space quite yet, Epic CEO Tim Sweeney has a notorious pro-developer stance, and has expressed that NFTs can show great utility in gaming - with enough time...

Jul 22 2022

Epic Games CEO Reaffirms NFT Stance After Minecraft Rejection

Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney has responded to Minecraft rejecting NFTs by reaffirming his stance regarding the matter. Minecraft Says No To NFTs, Epic Games Tim Sweeney Keeps Open View A couple of days back, the super popular videogame Minecraft released an official statement in relation to non-fungible tokens and blockchain technology. The company was of the...

Epic Games “definitely” won’t follow NFT ban imposed by Minecraft

Jul 22 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  epic games minecraft news nfts

Tim Sweeney, CEO of Epic Games, stated that the company will not outright forbid NFTs since developers "should be free to decide how to build their games." Tim Sweeney, CEO of Epic Games, said his company "certainly won't" follow the lead of the creators of Minecraft by outlawing nonfungible tokens (NFTs). As was previously reported, […] The post...

Apr 12 2022

Epic Games Secures $2 Billion From Sony And LEGO To Build ‘Child-Friendly’ Metaverse

Epic Games, creator of the Unreal Engine graphics engine and publisher of the massively popular video game Fortnite, has secured $2 billion in a fresh fundraising round led by Sony Group and KIRKBI, the owner of the Lego toy and entertainment brand. The announcement is part of a strategy to fast-track the company's aim of making a presence in the Metaverse. Sony and...

Apr 11 2022

Oct 17 2021

NFTs In A Nutshell: A Weekly Review

Oct 17 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  coinbase epic epic games mcdonalds nft

A huge week for NFTs, as Coinbase makes their official entry. The powerhouse crypto exchange has opened up a waitlist and generated substantial buzz and NFTs continue to find their footing in the emerging 'digital collectables and community' landscape. Meanwhile, in tech and gaming, Epic Games has open arms as well - but Steam, not so much. Speaking of media, ViacomCBS is exploring...

Oct 03 2021

NFTs In A Nutshell: A Weekly Review

Oct 03 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  automotive epic epic games ford nft

Social media platforms are turning the dial up on NFTs this past week. Both TikTok and Twitter caught some attention in NFT communities as the platforms take steps towards ingraining NFTs in their respective businesses. Meanwhile, Dogecoin's co-founder suggests that NFTs could be a solution, and Epic Games' CEO Tim Sweeney isn't sold yet on NFTs. It's just another action-packed week of NFT...

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