The Ascendancy of NFT-Based Games and the Promise of Cross-Connected Contracts

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3 min readJun 30, 2023

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There’s a thrilling wave sweeping across the digital gaming landscape: NFT-based games. Non-fungible tokens (NFTs), unique cryptographic tokens, have revolutionized how we perceive value and ownership in the virtual world. This change is palpable in the gaming industry, where NFTs have empowered players with true ownership of their in-game assets.

Today, NFT gaming is not merely a concept; it’s a burgeoning industry. Games like “Axie Infinity,” “Zoombies,” and “Decentraland” have demonstrated how players can truly own, trade, and profit from their in-game items, creating self-sustaining economies and opening doors to the ‘play-to-earn’ model. This surge in NFT-based games is due to the inherent properties of NFTs: authenticity, scarcity, and interoperability.

However, as exciting as the current progress is, the next game-changer in the blockchain industry lies in cross-chain functionality, with a specific emphasis on the General Messaging Protocol (GMP). As blockchain technology advances, we’re moving beyond isolated networks to a web of interconnected blockchains, enabling assets and information to be shared seamlessly across multiple platforms.

The General Messaging Protocol promises to revolutionize this process. It’s designed to foster communication between smart contracts across different blockchains. Imagine a game character from an Ethereum-based game visiting a virtual world built on Avalanche or using a weapon from BNB Chain in a Moonbeam-based game. The concept of a metaverse, where numerous virtual worlds coexist and interact, becomes achievable with GMP.

The implications of cross-connected contracts extend beyond gaming. They pave the way for a future where digital identities, assets, and experiences can be shared across multiple platforms, redefining our interactions with digital content. The silos between different blockchains will crumble, creating an interconnected digital universe.

The success of NFT-based games is just the beginning. As we embark on the era of cross-connected contracts and General Messaging Protocol, we’re witnessing the dawn of an even more immersive, interactive, and inclusive digital world.

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Zoombies ( formerly Cryptoz) minting platforms are collectible NFT zombie cards built on Scarcity, Rarity and Community deployed on BSC, Moonriver, Moonbeam