Of all the trends that have surfaced in the NFT space so far, play-to-earn games are one of the biggest. Indeed, they have been a source of major interest from companies, creators, and collectors alike. On the other hand, you wouldn’t be at fault to think that the concept sounds too good to be true (getting paid to play video games???).
In this guide, we’ll cover the basics of play-to-earn games. What are play-to-earn games, are any of them free, and which ones can you start playing right now to earn crypto? Let’s find out.
What is a Play-to-Earn Game?
As you can easily guess from the name, a play-to-earn (P2E) game rewards players with cryptocurrency, in-game tokens, or even NFTs. What’s more, the assets in these blockchain-based games – characters, weapons, and other accessories – are NFTs.
While most of the attention on play-to-earn games focuses on the earning…