NFT is Collins Dictionary’s word of the year for 2021. NFT is the abbreviation for ‘no-fungible token’. According to We Forum Org, it is a chunk of digital data which records who a piece of digital artwork or a collectible belongs to. Forbes Advisor defined NFT as a digital asset that represents real-world objects like art, music, in-game items and videos.
These NFTs are bought and sold online, frequently with cryptocurrency. They are generally encoded with the same underlying software as many cryptos, added Forbes Advisor.
The first NFT was created on May 3, 2014 by Kevin McCoy, a digital artist. It was named “Quantum”, a pixelated image of an octagon filled with circles, arcs and other shapes. As described by Portion IO, these shapes share the same center, with larger shapes surrounding smaller ones and hypnotically pulsing in fluorescent hues. As of an update last year, the said NFT is worth seven million dollars.
Who can create NFTs? Who can purchase them? The answer is – anyone. No experience is necessary to create one. As for buying – when someone purchases an NFT, they gain the rights to the unique token on the blockchain, connecting their name with the creator’s art.
In the gaming environment, using NFTs grants players ownership of their in-game assets instead of game developers. As per Gemini Cryptopedia, through blockchain technology, gamers can save in-game purchases, sell them to other players or move them into other supported games. Added Mirage Portal – NFT gaming developers create a new kind of game where players will not just keep on spending real money on the games. But instead, it helps players earn money by just playing games.
Sounds fun! And worthy of your time. Because based on your gaming skills, you can earn money. And speaking of profit, here are some of the best play to earn NFT games in Asia:
- Thetan Arena
Officially released on November 27, 2021, this is the fastest growing NFT game. And while some games are available only for certain operating system, Thetan Arena lunched their NFT games on three platforms – Windows, Android and iOS. You can play this game for free and you can earn money without investing a single centavo.
- Ragnarok Labyrinth NFT
This is the first blockchain-based mobile game of South Korean game company Gravity. As reported by Pinoy Tech Saga, players can earn by completing daily missions and accomplishing achievements.
- Yulgang Global
This is a romantic free to play crypto game. This was released in March of 2022 based on Korean martial arts comics “Yul-Hyul-Gang-Ho”. So, how do you earn crypto in Yulgang Mobile? Answered Mirage Portal – to earn crypto, you must first reach level 40 and perform a second transfer where you can choose between justice and evil to unlock its play-to-earn features. Then after that, you can eventually smelt crystal into TIG (a crypto-based token).
- Axie Infinity
Perhaps, Axie Infinity is the reason why there are so many famous NFT games last year. As described by Mirage Portal, this game is a Pokemon inspired game where players can battle, collect and trade pets for real profit. As per Axie Infinity’s team puts it, “we believe in a future where work and play become one”.
As per the description of Mirage Portal, among all the play to earn NFT games, nothing comes close to the graphics of Mir4 – the colors are well balanced; and the environment, characters and mobile objects are all realistic.
- League of Kingdoms
Game features of this game include – you can mint resources to NFT; slay monsters for resources; compete with other players; get NFT land; get a percentage from players’ resources that farm from your land; and sell NFT items like land and resources.
- Heroes TD
According to Pinoy Tech Saga, you can earn real money from this free-to-play tower defense strategy game from Vietnam by just playing the game or creating a unique NFT content and trading it with other players.
- Special Force Rush
As defined by Pinoy Tech Saga, Although from South Korean company Dragonfly, this is the first play-to-earn online first-person shooter PC game in the Philippines. In every kill or winning match, players will have a chance to get a Special Bullet. Then it can become PSFR, the in-game digital currency.
Booming with different options to enjoy games and win some bets, Asia is a powerhouse. And while some punters are not yet familiar with NFT gaming, Oriental Game has the choices you might want to consider. It is an all-in-one sports betting solution that provides monthly head-2-head statistics for 30,000+ matches, 2,400+ tournaments, and 120+ sports types including virtual sports and eSports with exclusive bet trade features.
So, game on!