NFT gaming is gaining popularity for its true ownership and transparent monetization of in-game assets. The popularity is an important subject for Epic Games which is known with its popular online game Fortnite. 

The company has further cemented its GameFi leadership by adding Project Red and Defimons on its platform.

Epic Games’ move is in line with its previous announcement of adding more crypto-powered games. With a formidable presence of 230 million registered players and an astonishing 34.3 million users engaging daily, the company is set to push boundaries.

Let’s dive a little deeper into these two NFT games.

Project Red is coming to Epic Games.

Project Red: A Virtual World of Underground Power

Project Red empowers players to influence the game’s economy through their actions. Immersing players in a mesmerizing virtual world, it introduces them to the enigmatic realm of organized crime. 

Amidst a backdrop of exhilarating underworld activities, players embark on an enthralling journey to unravel the intricate web of deceit and power.

Within this groundbreaking metaverse game, a myriad of experiences awaits. Engage in adrenaline-fueled player-versus-player (PVP) shooter battles that will quicken your pulse and leave you breathless! Prepare to be captivated by the dynamic range of adventures that Project Red has to offer.

Epic Games releases Defimons.

Defimons: The Rise of Crypto-Creatures

Defimons is a cross-chain NFT-based MMORPG where players can buy, sell, and auction their Defimon NFTs. The game features different generations of Defimons, with each generation having unique types and characteristics. 

Players can store their stats on the blockchain and engage in Defimon competitions by battling other players. 

The game’s storyline involves the destruction of wild animal habitats and players choosing between factions that seek to save or exploit these creatures. Defimons incorporates play-to-earn mechanics, allowing players to earn rewards through PvP competitions, PvE battles, farming, and staking. 

The game has its native token, $SLOTH, which can be used for various in-game activities and purchases.

Final Words

Epic Games’ foray into the metaverse has revolutionized the gaming industry by leveraging blockchain technology. Its investment in Hadaen suggests that Epic Games’ investment could pave the way for the emergence of future AAA games utilizing blockchain technology.

The company is not a developer of NFT games, but it always shows its interest towards this new game-based virtual world. Now, it presents five NFT games in its marketplace, but the company will add 20 NFT games including Project Red and Defimons. 

We are waiting for other gaming companies to embrace blockchain technology and NFT/crypto games!