The Blockchain NFT Wars Are Here

It’s been a big year for blockchain, highlighted by Eth 2.0, the rise, fall and resurrection of decentralized finance (DeFi) and the real steps towards adoption by institutions like PayPal. But the steady rise of the humble non-fungible token (NFT) has been the real hidden hero. NFTs are little bits of code that extend the fundamental … Read more

COVID and Big Tech Burnout Are Pushing Social Tokens Mainstream

In 2020, COVID-19 forced creators, brands and artists to rethink their fan monetization and engagement strategies. Many turned to virtual engagements and live streaming. Others experimented with platforms like Patreon or tried to double down on monetizing their social media platforms like YouTube and Twitch. In our industry, it was social tokens that made the … Read more

When will blockchain gaming be worth investing in?

This is a guest column from early stage games investor LVP. It is currently invested in companies such as Unity, Coda Games, Double Loop Games, and Bossa Studios, and recently closed a $80 million fund for new investments.  It has also invested and exited from companies such as Supercell, NaturalMotion and Playfish.  From 1962’s Spacewar! onwards, any advance in the IT industry has been … Read more