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MLB to release blockchain-based baseball trading game: report

2 monthes ago   |   By MobileSyrup

Major League Baseball plans to launch a digital collectibles game on the blockchain later this summer. If that has you scratching your noggin, you aren't alone. According to a Yahoo Finance report, blockchain gaming company Lucid Sight will launch MLB Crypto Baseball. Lucid Sight reportedly has a licensing deal with MLB. According to the report, players can purchase digital avatars tied to specific moments in games. Players can also sell those items, earn rewards and stickers. Isn't blockchain for Bitcoin? Well, yes! But also no! You see, blockchain is just the technology behind Bitcoin...
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Major League Baseball is going crypto

Major League Baseball is going crypto

2 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

By Daniel Roberts
Later this summer, Major League Baseball digital collectibles are coming to the Ethereum blockchain. Lucid Sight, a blockchain gaming company, is launching MLB Crypto Baseball, through a licensing deal with MLB.
Baseball fans migh...
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MLB will release a crypto baseball game on the blockchain

MLB will release a crypto baseball game on the blockchain

2 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Baseball collectibles like cards and bobbleheads are being revamped for the 21st century - on the blockchain. Major League Baseball has announced that it is launching a crypto-based game that runs on the ethereum blockchain later this summer.
It's a crypto-based version of the classic collectibles that's similar to the most popular blockchain game CryptoKitties , where players can buy and trade cartoon kitten characters with ether. CryptoKitties has already made over $25 million worth of ether, making it a huge success. In the MLB version of the game, people will be able to purchase...
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