The collision of blockchain technology and gaming holds great promise for the growth of both industries. Innovations in the budding field of blockchain gaming have pushed the limits of non-fungible assets and are poised to keep supplying novel developments in other areas like scalability.
Gamers were some of the early adopters of cryptocurrencies as they were already familiar with many in-game virtual currency models and saw the benefits of integrating cryptocurrency networks into the domain. The eSports industry is booming, and it is only a matter of time before its rise is meaningfully coupled with cryptocurrency payment systems and decentralized models.
While the fusion of gaming and blockchain shows some great potential, there are still many hurdles facing its development that need to be overcome for it to reach mainstream adoption.
The Current Landscape
When analyzing the current blockchain gaming landscape, it’s easiest to divide the field into the benefits that the integration of the two afford, and the current as well…