• Blankos Halloween Event and New Brawls

    It’s that time of year (if you live in a region that celebrates Halloween). But whether you celebrate this holiday or not, expect to see lots of special Halloween themed happenings over the next couple of weeks. Blankos Block Party joins in on the festivities with a special Halloween event and reward. Holiday themed events, […]
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  • Upland Introduces Tools For Third-Party Developers

    Upland, the NFT-powered real estate simulator, has launched Community Developer tools that will allow third-party developers to create experiences inside the game. The community dev tools will help evolve the Upland ecosystem as players will access numerous activities, cities, and assets created by third parties. Upland Community Developer Tools The Community Dev Tools contain REST […]
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  • Upland Economy Update & New Starter Neighborhood In Rio

    Upland is growing at a fast pace, leading the team to envision a more sustainable and attractive economic model for the future of the game. The shift has been announced after a series of successful initiatives. In the month of July, Upland hinted at what might come next with the release of the NFT-to-USD program, […]
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  • 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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