Axie Infinity’s Discord Hacked, Criminals Send Fake Minting Message

Axie Infinity, one of the most popular P2E BFT games, faced another hacking attempt on its Discord server earlier on Wednesday. The cybercriminals compromised the game’s Discord bot, MEE6, making it send out fake mint announcements.  On May 18th, Axie Infinity officials took to Twitter to inform their followers about the recent hacking attempt on … Read more

How Play To Earn Is Transforming Gaming

The rise of the blockchain has given birth to an exciting new era in gaming, the era of play-to-earn (P2E) games. The question is: how does this exciting new mechanism in gaming work? First, let’s think about the video games industry. The success of video games is built upon the fun and fulfillment of playing, … Read more

North Korean hackers behind $625 million Axie heist

The US Treasury Department has linked an Ethereum wallet to a North Korean hacking group for the theft of $625 million; here is all you need to know.  A rise in crypto-heists As the popularity and use of cryptocurrencies soar, several issues are springing up with cryptocurrency use. An example of this is the numerous … Read more

Sky Mavis raises $150 million to reimburse theft victims

Sky Mavis is the company behind Axie Infinity, and after a recent heist that saw it lose over $600 million, the company is raising funds to reimburse users Sky Mavis: An embattled Company The last few days have been some of the worse for the Sky Mavis team; a heist was targeted at this company, … Read more

Hacker steals $625 million from the Axie Infinity gaming blockchain

In the latest blockchain-related hack, a hacker or group of hackers successfully stole about $625 million from the blockchain that powers the Axie Infinity NFT game. Axie Infinity NFT Game Since NFTs became mainstream, NFT games have been among the most significant NFT and Web3 growth drivers. More companies and industries adopt NFT technology for … Read more

Axie Infinity: The Game of Make Believe

Everybody is talking about Axie Infinity and how it is so popular among people that know at least something about cryptocurrencies and NFTs. We see news pop up here and there telling us about how millions of people are playing this game and how the younger generation in developing countries have found this game a … Read more