GameCredits, Unity Partner to Bring Blockchain to Mobile Games

Announcements, Blockchain, Innovation | October 26, 2017 By:

GameCredits has teamed with Unity Technologies to accelerate the adoption of the blockchain and digital assets in the gaming industry.

Gamecredits is a universal in-game token which is developed with blockchain technology. Gamecredits gives developers a plug n’ play free in-game monetization platform. The company build the whole infrastructure for gaming on top of the blockchain — a wallet, payment and tracking system, API, GameHub, etc.

Unity Technologies is a video game development company, which is best known for the development of Unity, a licensed game engine. Unity Technologies boasts a thriving community of millions of developers including large publishers, indie studios, students and hobbyists. Interactive content made with Unity reaches nearly 3 billion devices worldwide.

The partnership aims to bring the benefits of blockchain to more than 3 billion devices running Unity-made apps and games. The companies will be focusing on mobile gaming and eSports, the fastest growing segments of the $100 billion gaming industry.

Unity’s development tools will integrate GameCredits’ mobile gaming store, GPlay, to enable game developers to publish their games directly to GPlay via a single click solution. To encourage developers to use the new system they will be incentivized with 90 percent of gross revenue compared to the industry standard 70 percent. They will also receive faster payouts within 60 hours compared to the traditional 60 days.

“Unity is known for aggressively adopting new technologies that democratize game development, solve hard problems and enable success for developers,” said Hubert Larenaudie, President Asia Pacific, Unity Technologies. “With GameCredits, we intend to bring about a paradigm shift in the gaming industry. Blockchain solutions will help disintermediate game publishing and give better returns to creators.”

“Our partnership with Unity Technologies is a major step forward for both the gaming industry and the blockchain world,” said Sergey Sholom, GameCredits CEO and GPlay President. “With GPlay and our eSport platform, we are bringing the benefits of blockchain and digital assets to the largest global audience yet, enabling true mainstream adoption of these technologies for the first time.”