• Upland Launches Player Owned Metaventures

    Though Upland is primarily known as a game of buying and selling virtual properties on a real world map, they have steadily added new features, expanding their game into a virtual world. The most recent step in that direction includes player owned shops, called Metaventures. Virtual worlds and metaverses are hot in the blockchain space. […]
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  • Upland Introduces Metaventures and New Business Ownership Model

    Upland recently announced that player-owned businesses will now be called “metaventures.” Additionally, the team has decided to discard the old NFT-based business ownership model in favor of a new “Venture Dues” fee model. Ideally, this new model will allow for more opportunity, flexibility, and decentralization.  Upland recently secured $18 million in an investment round that […]
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  • Animoca Brands Invests in Monopoly Game Upland

    The virtual real-estate game Upland has raised $18 million at a $300 million valuation through an investment round led by Animoca Brands. Upland wants to use the funding to speed-up their roadmap and deliver new features a lot faster. They also want to bring more corporations into the virtual world of Upland. Animoca Brands itself […]
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  • Property Development Arrives in Upland

    Upland, the property ownership and development game, has announced the first phase of their Property Development. They named it Bellini I. Players will be able to utilize a new currency, called Spark, to construct a variety of structures on their properties. This initial release includes on a subset of models for construction. Eventually players can […]
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  • Upland Collectibles Get Bridge from Wax to EOS

    Virtual real-estate game Upland is working with Blockchain Heroes to launch the Upland Collectibles: Blockchain Heroes Edition on the Wax blockchain next week. What’s interesting is that some of the collectibles will also have utility on the EOS blockchain, as some digital collectibles can become so-called Block Explorers in the Upland game. The cards exists […]
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  • Blockchain Cuties Embracing Cross-Chain DeFi System

    The developers of Blockchain Cuties will be tapping into DeFi for the game’s economy, for example introducing their own token that works across different blockchains. They want to combine decentralized finance with NFTs to introduce gamers to play-to-earn mechanics, aligning the incentives for everybody involved in their community. Blockchain Cuties will introduce the BCUG token, […]
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  • Upland to Launch Business Beta Program

    Upland will start beta testing business ownership inside their virtual world on the EOS blockchain. The developers see player-owned businesses as the next step in the evolution of Upland, and therefore they are searching for beta testers. Upland announced the businesses beta program in a blog post. During the beta program there will be two […]
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  • Upland Breaks Sales Record with NY Stock Exchange

    The virtual land property game Upland has auctioned the virtual version of the New York Stock Exchange for 23 thousand dollars. In a reverse auction that started at 25 thousand dollars the winning bid happened quite fast. The sale of the virtual stock exchange is the biggest in the Upland metaverse till date. Upland expected […]
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  • Upland Launching Competitive Game Mode

    The virtual property game Upland is about the expand its universe with a competitive game mode. Ten neighborhoods will be fighting with each other in the upcoming Sandbox wars. This game mode launches side-by-side with a new property development mode. The battle begins on January 1st. Until that time players have some time to test […]
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  • Google Cloud Moving into EOS

    Block.One has announced that Google Cloud will join the EOS blockchain and will take steps to become an EOS network block producer. The Google division will add its infrastructure to the EOS blockchain, adding more security, scalability and decentralization to the network. However, token holders first need to approve the addition of Google Cloud before […]
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