Revisiting Axie Infinity

Revisiting Axie Infinity

In this week’s edition, we revisit our previous game deconstruction on Axie Infinity and some of our previous assumptions. What came true and what didn’t? And given the recent criticisms, game development updates, and conversations around sustainable economies, we explore what play-to-earn means in context of Sky Mavis’ plans.

Axie Infinity (Part 2): Redemption or Ruin?

Axie Infinity (Part 2): Redemption or Ruin?

Introduction Axie Infinity, the former poster child of blockchain gaming and the game that coined the term “Play to Earn,” has fallen on hard times as this “digital nation” reels from a recession prompted by declining player growth and plummeting token values. After the initial troubles began, North Korean hackers stole over half a billion…

The Future of Axie Infinity with Philip La, Game Lead at Sky Mavis

The Future of Axie Infinity with Philip La, Game Lead at Sky Mavis

In this week’s Crypto Corner episode, Philip La, Game Product Lead at Sky Mavis, the makers of Axie Infinity joins your host Nico Vereecke today to discuss all things Blockchain Gaming. The duo dives into what has made Axie Infinity so special, and where the title is headed with Axie Origin and Axie Land Gameplay. The team also chats about the future of play-to-earn and discusses Philip’s view on the long-term sustainability of the industry.

Axie Infinity: Infinite Opportunity or Infinite Peril?

Axie Infinity: Infinite Opportunity or Infinite Peril?

Executive Summary Introduction By now, most everyone has heard of Axie Infinity, the current flag-bearer of the emerging play-to-earn (P2E) business model. From the whitepaper: “Axie Infinity is a Pokémon-inspired universe where anyone can earn tokens through skilled gameplay and contributions to the ecosystem. Players can battle, collect, raise, and build a land-based kingdom for their pets.”…