MagnaChain at China Joy [Photo Gallery]

MagnaChain at China Joy: August 3-6, 2018 [Photos]

We sponsored one of the largest gaming conference in the world, China Joy. With over 350,000 in attendance, we had lots of face time with many gamers, developers, and partners. Check out the photos below.


Exciting new partnership announcements!

(Updated November 19, 2018)

MagnaChain announces new partnerships and games to be launched on their public blockchain platform

We are proud to announce the following formal partnerships our team has established over the last two months. We’re excited to exchange valuable resources and technology with our partners, in order to provide excellent gaming experiences for the soon-to-be-launched MagnaChain gaming ecosystem.

Unreal Engine 4

MagnaChain will promote the blockchain technology and toolset to 6 million game developers currently utilizing Unreal Engine 4. MagnaChain’s blockchain toolset provides game developers an innovative, easy-to-use blockchain game development solution; even if they’ve never before developed a game utilizing blockchain technology.

Press Release (Chinese)

Egretia

MagnaChain and Egretia will share resources and technology goal of building a blockchain game ecosystem for HTML5 developers. Egretia will provide free of charge development engine technology access and technical support for blockchain games developed on MagnaChain’s blockchain . MagnaChain will provide public blockchain technical support for blockchain games developed using Egretia tools.

Press Release (Chinese)

Korea Mobile Game Association

MagnaChain and the Korea Mobile Game association are entering into a strategic partnership to assist the KMGA members in utilizing the MagnaChain public blockchain to maximize their revenue and growth opportunities in the newest frontier of the global gaming industry.

Press Release (English)

Alto.io

Alto and MagnaChain’s goal is to integrate the groundbreaking Alto decentralized platform and toolset that enables game developers, users, and content creators to participate in this ecosystem by minting, using, and selling interoperable cryptoitems on the blockchain.

www.alto.io

Token Research Group

MagnaChain are proud to announce their latest upcoming partnership with Token Research Group. We will be utilizing their world class incubations services, commencing from 1st November 2018. Token Research Group’s vast experience within the crptocurrency market is going to excel our already brilliant community to the next level in the blockchain space. They have a proved skill set having worked closely with projects such as: WanChain, GoChain and Phantasma. We are excited to move forward and create a successful future with the backing and support from our fantastic team and Token Research Group.

International Mobile Gaming Awards

Since its existence, the IMGA, the leading independent mobile games competition, has been supported and endorsed by industry leaders. Sponsors include key players in the industry like Supercell, Tencent, King, ARM and many others. MagnaChain sponsored the first IMGA Blockchain Games Award, as part of IMGA’s 3rd Southeast Asia competition.

iPeoples

MagnaChain and iPeoples are cooperating to bring one of the biggest brands in Korea gaming, Blue Marble, to the blockchain world, by integrating the upcoming mobile version of the game into the MagnaChain blockchain.

Press Release (English)

Goldilock

Goldilock is providing a much needed upgrade for the storage of digital assets and information, which can greatly assist users of the MagnaChain blockchain. With a functional platform launched in Q2 2018, Goldilock has ushered in a new era digital custody by creating an integration between remote airgap security and instant accessibility for the ever-growing digital world.

www.goldilock.com

Monetizr

Magnachain and Monetizr are committed to bringing the most exciting game reward engine to the MagnaChain blockchain; Monetizr. Our goal is to integrate the Monetizr engine and its related MTZ tokens with our own MGC token to give MagnaChain gamers the ultimate rewards for gameplay on the MagnaChain blockchain.

www.monetizr.io


MagnaChain Blockchain Game Development Competition (China Region) - $1 million USD in prizes

Note: this press release was originally distributed in Chinese. You can read the original here.

1 Million USD Prizes for MagnaChain Blockchain Game Development Competition

MagnaChain, the public blockchain previously known as CellLink, announced at the annual game industry event “2018 Unreal Engine Technology Open Day” that it has hosted a blockchain game contest named “Blockchain Game Development Competition – China Region”. The participating game developers can obtain rewards provided by MagnaChain as long as they register, and the best game awards that will be selected by the reviewers and judges. The winners will have the opportunity to receive a total of $1 million valued prizes. The scale and intensity of similar competition can be regarded as one of the top in the current blockchain ecosystem.

Jinsong Zhang, CTO of MagnaChain, announced that the purpose of this event is to provide game developers around the world with an exchange and cooperation platform that combines blockchain technology and game development.

"For a long time, game developers have been subject to copyright ownership, resources being exploited by platforms, exploitation of distribution channels, and other difficult roadblocks. Meanwhile, gamers have no real ownership of the digital assets that they create or spend time acquiring in games. These issues will be solved in the blockchain. Promoting blockchain technology in game industry and constructing a blockchain gaming ecosystem are the main driving force for MagnaChain's technology", Jinsong said.

"For a long time, game developers have been subject to copyright ownership, resources being exploited by platforms, exploitation of distribution channels, and other difficult roadblocks. Meanwhile, gamers have no real ownership of the digital assets that they create or spend time acquiring in games. These issues will be solved in the blockchain. Promoting blockchain technology in game industry and constructing a blockchain gaming ecosystem are the main driving force for MagnaChain's technology", Jinsong said.

The prizes in this competition are very rich, with a total prize value up to 1 million US dollars. The winner of the “Best Blockchain Game Award” will receive a reward of US$200,000 (the award will be issued in cash and MagnaChain’s token “Magna”– or MGC). Other awards include “Most Popular Award” and “Best Gaming Technology Award”, “Most Creative Award”, and more. In addition to the above-mentioned final review and voting awards, all entries submitted will be rewarded when submitting planning, demos, or completed works, with final game products being published on MagnaChain’s public blockchain.

The registration was launched online from June 1st to June 30th, 2018. The submissions for demo or finished products will conclude on September 30. The organizer will conduct online voting before the end of October, followed by expert reviews and publishing of the final award-winning games.

MagnaChain is a set of integrated tools for blockchain distributed application development, including a set of public chains and related toolkits. Its high speed, stability, security, and ease of use are designed to make distributed application development based on blockchain technology more innovative and efficient, especially for game applications. MagnaChain helps games developers easily add blockchain technology to their games.

Most of MagnaChain’s project team members were formerly global gaming giants, and the core teams were senior executives and developers from game companies such as Sony and Blizzard. MagnaChain has launched its testnet in June, and will be open source in the third quarter of this year. It will be the world’s fastest public gaming blockchain launched.

With a $1,000,000 prize, MagnaChain’s “Blockchain Game Development Competition ” will be held in China as the first region. Sign up to stay tuned for more contests. Blockchain + Games: the future is in sight– and you can change the rules of the game!