NFTs in games, or so-called Web3 gaming, is and has been a sore topic for the gaming community. While a new technological era full of new possibilities (and wealth) dawned for some, blockchain gaming means nothing less than the demise of gaming as entertainment products for others. Criticism that games are becoming labor-intensive processes due to the new technology and that “Pay 2 Earn” is in the foreground cannot necessarily be dismissed out of hand. Still, the catastrophic effects of blockchain on the environment appear even more severe in this context. After the initial excitement, the hype surrounding NFTs seems to have died down somewhat, which may allow for a new perspective.
Once again, you can expect exciting news from the gaming world of Southeast Asia. This time we are reporting on several upcoming events, a new funding opportunity for indies and have tons of new release dates and trailers for you.
Celestian Tales: Realms Beyond is a role-playing game made by Indonesian developer Ekuator Games. As the second game in the Celestian Tales series after Celestian Tales: Old North and its prequel DLC, Howl of The Ravager, Realms Beyond storyline takes place 9 years after the Old North. Realms Beyond is a direct sequel and a […]
What comes to mind when you hear about fireflies? Are they flying bugs? Are they attractive? Or do you instantly start humming a few lines from Owl City’s Fireflies? When you see their glowing lights, do you see a shining light of hope? Nothing of this is wrong, but in Code Atma, if you see […]
At this year’s devcom Developer Conference, a side event of the video game convention Gamescom, which is taking place digitally due to the pandemic, we had the opportunity to talk to some game developers from Indonesia who presented their latest projects to us. The highlight here was Tirta from developer Agate Games. In a detailed conversation with Cipto Adiguno, Vice President of the Consumer Games Division, we learned more about the content and the current state of development of the game.