Splinterlands and Alien Worlds battle in the top 3
NFT Worlds is the undeniable winner in this week’s top 10 blockchain games thanks to WRLD token. The virtual world saw its audience grow and the WRLD token gained more than 213% in valuation in just seven days.
Following closely behind we have lifelong competitors Splinterlands and Alien Worlds, which take the top spots in terms of unique active wallets attracted in the past week. Impressively, all games on this week’s list have seen remarkable spikes in pricing for their native tokens.
Blockchain games have been at the forefront of crypto activity in the past several months. With this article, DappRadar looks at the hottest gaming dapps. To compile this ranking, we’ve considered on-chain activity, NFT trading volumes, token valuations, and news and events surrounding each dapp.
Browse the complete list of the top 10 blockchain games of the week below. Click on the respective image to learn more about each platform. Alternatively, check out the handy video below, which summarizes the ranking for a quick view.
Top 10 blockchain games – Week 6
NFT Worlds tops the chart this week thanks to an impressive gain of 213% for the platform’s native token WRLD. Additionally, the virtual world generated more than $4.6 million in NFT trading volume in the past seven days. To make the platform even more user-friendly, the NFT Worlds team is constantly rolling out updates. The latest of these have made in-game transactions with WRLD completely gasless and lightning-fast. Furthermore, supposedly token staking options are on the horizon.
Alien Worlds is a constant presence in these weekly blockchain games charts. While the mining game has been struggling to get to the top recently, it ranks second in this week’s edition. This bump-up in rank is mainly due to a price hike for the game’s native token TLM. TLM increased in value by more than 45% in the past seven days.
Card trading game Splinterlands ranks third this week, thanks to a massive audience of 479,890 unique active wallets in the past 7 days. While the team has not shared any major news or announcements, the platform continues to have a steady following.
Play-to-earn giant Axie Infinity ranks fourth this week. The turn-based card game saw the beginning of its 20th arena season. With this milestone, the platform introduced important changes to the way SLP rewards are distributed among different gaming modes. The value of the AXS, SLP and RON tokens shot up.
Polygon-based tower defense game Crazy Defense Heroes ranks fifth this week thanks to a massive NFT sale. Animoca Brands, the team behind Crazy Defense Heroes has announced the TOWER Chest campaign, which required collectors to have TOWER tokens in order to buy NFT packs. TOWER tokens are the play-to-earn rewards tokens in Crazy Defense Heroes.
Upland saw an uptick in unique active wallets this week, attracting 184,780 user addresses. Additionally, Upland is currently going through an extensive campaign of events featuring some of the most famous American Football players. This week, the game announced the names of several of its NFLPA Ambassadors, which boosted activity for the virtual real estate trading game.
DeFi Kingdoms has been in the blockchain gaming spotlight since the beginning of the year. This week the play-to-earn platform ranks seventh, despite a 33.8% increase in the valuation of its native token JEWEL. In the past seven days, DeFi Kingdoms focused on important community-building activities and governance votes, while steadily attracting thousands of unique active wallets.
Virtual world Decentraland shines through this week with a couple of important partnerships. Leading Canadian news and culture outlet Vice Media Group has announced it will set up a metaverse headquarters in Decentraland. Additionally, DJ RAC will make Decentraland the main working space for his new web3 project.
BSC-based farming game Mobox ranks ninth this week thanks to a steady following and a rather impressive push for its native token MBOX. MBOX gained 26.9% in the past seven days, reaching a high of $3.65. Additionally, the platform generated more than $5.5 million in NFT trading volume in the past seven days.
Last but not least this week, we have The Sandbox in tenth place. The virtual world announced several strategic partnerships and held a massive land sale. Additionally, the platform’s native token SAND boosted its price by 22.3%. While The Sandbox usually ranks a little higher in this list, the virtual world still had a rather successful run in the past seven days, which might help boost its performance next week.
NFT Worlds revolutionizes the metaverse
As the metaverse is heating up and more virtual worlds pop up, NFT Worlds stands out. While this project is still very new, it is already showing tremendous potential. NFT Worlds started out as a simple NFT land collection. However, since launch, the platform has already introduced important features such as its native token WRLD.
Now, NFT Worlds supports completely gasless in-game transactions, allowing players to trade and interact in a matter of seconds without worrying about fees. Additionally, the platform is already undergoing a massive play-test campaign allowing players to experience the full features of the game.
DappRadar will continue monitoring NFT Worlds as it continues to push innovation in the metaverse. If you are curious to know more about NFT Worlds check out their official dapp page. Additionally, follow DappRadar on Twitter to get the latest blockchain gaming news first.