The Japanese giant of the game Sega will develop its first blockchain game in collaboration with the crypto startup Double jump crypto.
Faced with the emergence of new players focused on Web3 and blockchain technology, such as Star Atlas, Sorare, The Sandbox (SAND) or Axie Infinity (AXS), the giants of traditional video games such as Epic Games, Voodoo, Ubisoft or Sega have not there is no choice but to also embark on the adventure of this new booming technology.
A booming industry, the blockchain gaming industry is now attracting big names in the game like Sega, which has yet to reveal many details about its next blockchain game, aside from the fact that it will be based on Sega’s Sangokushi Taisen franchise, a very popular arcade game in Japan in which players collect virtual cards which they can then generate in the game.
The concept of the game and trading cards is obviously reminiscent of the non-fungible NFT tokens found in today’s popular blockchain games.
It is also known that this game will be created usingoasisa Japanese project focused on scaling to support the technical elements related to blockchain technology.
The consensus algorithm of the “Oasys” blockchain works in PoS (Proof of Stake) mode.
Founded in 2018, Double Jump.Tokyo presents itself as the first startup in Japan specializing in NFT solutions and development of blockchain games, such as “My Crypto Heroes” and “Brave Frontier Heroes”.
Hironobu Ueno, CEO of Double Jump Tokyo, said:
“We are seen as one of the main accomplices in building another era of gaming with SEGA on the blockchain.
With a unique architecture optimized for blockchain games, Oasys aims to solve obstacles for gamers, providing fast, gas-free transactions and providing users with a more comfortable gaming experience. “
@doublejump_it is thrilled to announce that we have secured the license from @SEGA_OFFICIAL to develop a blockchain game based on the theme of “Sangokushi” (Three Kingdoms) 🙌🎮 Read more here https://t.co/CSyaIO5o2h pic.twitter.com/0LQTP4cq20
– doublejump.tokyo Inc. 👾 a # ConvergeSF22 (@doublejump_en) September 27, 2022
Now we will have to wait for more information from the giant Sega to find out more about this future blockchain game.
Video game giants that will have to integrate blockchain technology at the risk of disappearing in the face of the arrival of new competition strongly motivated to dislodge the traditional players of this sector that generates hundreds of billions of dollars in revenues.
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