The Sandbox (TSB), a cell creation recreation on Ethereum, introduced on April 1 that the third presale of digital land had generated 3,400 Ether ($ 450,000) in gross sales.
March 31st presale offered 12,384 items of LAND – digital areas within the recreation – in simply 5 hours. That equates to about 10% of the whole 166,464 items within the recreation, the vast majority of which had been picked up within the first thirty minutes.
TSB has shortly change into probably the most coveted blockchain video games available on the market, with over 40 million downloads. The primary presale for the sport came about in December 2019 with over 3,000 items of LAND offered in 4 hours. The second presale on February 16 offered 6,192 items. A fourth and last LAND presale will likely be introduced later this 12 months.
This third TSB presale included LAND in an Atari-themed neighborhood, the place gamers can take pleasure in old-school gaming experiences with a 3D voxel look, together with Asteroids and Centipede.
Blockchain gaming on the rise throughout pandemic?
The truth that many individuals can't get round in the true world proper now will help clarify why avid gamers are bragging about LAND like hotcakes. Each bit is 96 x 96 meters, far more area than the 1.5 meters really helpful for social distance. Sebastien Borget, TSB Gaming co-founder mentioned:
"With this horrible pandemic scenario, we really feel the necessity for folks to make use of digital areas to precise and share collectively."