ELI5 Provably Fair Games
What is a provably fair game?
The answer lies at the heart of a whole new industry which has been developed around the transparent, decentralized, nature of the blockchain.
ELI5 Bitcoin Puzzle Transactions
As the name implies, Bitcoin puzzle transactions are created as a challenge and not for the usual purpose of monetary transfer.
Puzzles can be published for several reasons, in...
Opinion: Decentralized blockchains can only survive having a valuable token, like Bitcoin, attached to them [Feb 2018]
We’ve heard this time and again, especially from folks in the financial sector: “blockchain is here to stay, Bitcoin not so much”. Is this really so? We disagree, and in this article we discuss the origins of Bitcoin and how the problem it solved only makes sense when there’s a reward for participants to join […]
RAWG: Video Game Discovery Service Powered By You
August 2020 Update The RAWG Telegram group seems to have been deleted. The most recent post on the RAWG subreddit is from over 1 year ago. The last official tweet was published in November 2019: We’ve therefore moved RAWG to the Dead Coins section. Original Post: RAWG is an online service with a database of […]
ELI5: What is WINk? [Formerly TRONBet]
WINk is a decentralized gaming application hosted on the TRON blockchain. Formerly TRONBet Previously known as TRONBet, the platform is now live at WINk.org At the time of this writing, tronbet.io domain name was no longer responsive: Games WINk platform games include Dice, Poker, Casino (lots of games in this subsection), Sports and (soon to […]
Introducing Coinrace – A new decentralized betting game for the blockchain
Update There has been no activity in the project’s Telegram group since inception. The project’s domain name has been placed for sale. For these reasons, we’ve moved this project to the Dead Coins section. Original Post A new decentralized betting game with the guts and code to take over the cryptokitties wave is out. Coinrace […]
Concepts In This Page
Cryptography and cryptocurrency based gaming.
A Bitcoin Puzzle is a cryptographic puzzle which carries Bitcoin as a reward. Those able to break the cryptography obtain access to the private key needed to unlock the Bitcoin.
A cryptocurrency transaction designed to be broken. Usually a cryptographic puzzle having cryptocurrency as a reward, such as finding the private key to a UTXO loaded with Bitcoin.