“Game On!” Enter the Wild, Wild Web3! Bringing Real Gamers to Web3
Heard of Web3 gaming? No? Well, let me take you on an adventure. Picture a world where you don't just play for fun, but earn real-world money while doing it. Sounds too good to be true, right? Well, not anymore! But let's not rush things. Let's start from the beginning.
Play-to-Earn and the Quest for Sustainability: Roadblocks Faced by Web3 Gaming
Web3 gaming has faced, and is still facing, its share of roadblocks today. Play-to-earn games have carved a lucrative niche in the decentralized financed space in 2021 and 2022, making the headlines.
Do you remember Axie Infinity (AXS)? One of the biggest successes back then was AXS, which reached a peak of 2.8 million monthly users in 2022, mainly driven by financial incentives. One year later, around 4