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Community members integrate play-to-earn features into Dark Forest games



Players of the decentralized real-time strategy game, Dark Forest, are introduced to new and innovative ways to earn cryptocurrency within the virtual ecosystem.

earner to play The plugin “Broadcast Market” was integrated into the game on May 31, a . According to Tweet by programmer Blaine Bublitz. The developer noted that the broadcast market is the first plug-in to have its own smart contracts that communicate directly with the Dark Forest.

Bublitz said that he and his colleague Jacob Rosenthal, “Project Sophone”, intend to develop additional plug-ins for the game in the future, thanking the Dark Forest for supporting their work.

dark forest is appreciated As a demonstration of the possibilities enabled by the plug-in decentralization, emphasizing that players and not only the official developers of Dark Forest can expand the gameplay and functionality of the dApp:

“Thanks to interoperability, one can add * new game features * to a decentralized game, not just the original developers – this is literally not possible in traditional games.”

Dark Forest is a real-time strategy space-conquering game where players discover and occupy planets in an infinite, procedurally generated, cryptographic universe.

It is built using Ethereum zkSNARKs to provide zero-knowledge proof. Cryptography secures the hashes created to represent planet locations in smart contracts.

The broadcast market has been developed by Project Sofon allowing gamers to reveal the location of any planet in the Dark Forest universe once every 24 hours. The website explained that competing players are required to broadcast more than one planet so that users can now earn xDAI by broadcasting a planet to another player.

xDAI MakerDAO is a derivative of the static currency DAI hosted on the Ethereum layer-two sidechain of the same name offering high-speed and low-cost transactions. Project Sophon said they will charge a 20% listing fee paid by creators of broadcast requests to post on the Broadcast Market.

The MMO, or massively multiplayer online game, was launched in August 2020, recently upgraded to version 0.6 on 21 May.

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