Let’s take a closer look at gaming and sports projects in the Launchpool Web3 Techstars Accelerator.
Betting, Gaming, Collecting
Let’s take a look at three projects in the Launchpool Web3 Techstar Accelerator program, that are all based on innovations in the gaming and sports space.
(Read our earlier story on projects related to Decentralized Finance here.)
Founder: Will Martin
Description: LiveDuel is a decentralized sports betting platform built to give users a fairer deal than traditional sports betting sites.
The platform offers high-speed, secure, decentralized, collateralized and transparent transactions, with zero gas fees paid by the end user.
LiveDuel also offers live streaming and interactive content, so fans can enjoy the game and participate in real-time.
Blockchains: Ethereum, Polygon, Bepro
Founder: Jeff Donnelley
Description: MegaFans is a mobile gaming platform that allows users to compete in multiplayer online tournaments for cash prizes.
“MegaFans is making a significant impact on the gaming industry, bridging Web2 to Web3 for the 3 billion daily active mobile gamers today. We’re releasing our SDK this year, so our community can create a cross-platform ecosystem, unique to the space,” MegaFans Founder Jeff Donnelly told Web3Wire.
So far there are three published games on the platform: Candy Boo Mania, Tunnel Tournament, and Crash n Win.
Founder: Kurt Pittman
Description: Big Fan gives die-hard fans the chance to own a piece of their favorite teams, players, clubs and competitions, via officially licensed NFTs that provide access to metaverse-driven fan experiences.
All digital collectibles are produced in collaboration with clubs, teams, organizations, and athletes in sports across the world. Fans can use Big Fan’s open market to purchase and sell their sports NFTs.
What Is Techstars:
Techstars is an investment and innovation group connecting entrepreneurs, investors, corporations, and city governments to solve challenges across industries and geographies. They pioneered the accelerator program model in 2006, working towards their vision of a connected global economy of innovation.
Source : bsc.news
Founded in 2020, BSCNews is the leading media platform covering decentralized finance (DeFi) on the Binance Smart Chain (BSC). We cover a wide range of blockchain news revolving mainly around the DeFi sector of the crypto markets. BSCNews aims to inform, educate and share information with the global investment community through our website, social media, newsletters, podcasts, research, and live ask me anything (AMA). Our content reaches hundreds of thousands of global investors who are active in the BSC DeFi space.