Plague Hunters will be first Ethereum based videogame to launch on PS4

19 Nov, 2018
by David Borman
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Plague Hunters will be first Ethereum based videogame to launch on PS4

It looks like there is some good news for Ethereum amidst this difficult time, as the Daily Hodl just announced that the first Ethereum enabled videogame will be coming to the Playstation 4 soon. The title is Plague Hunters and will see players collecting and trading items in game that are connected to the Ethereum network, giving them a sort of digital tangibility.

It should be noted there are already other crypto enabled games in existence, but none on any of the major consoles. Plague hunters is also goin to eventually have versions on the Nintendo Switch and PC, but will arrive first on the PS4.

The game is basically an online role playing game that includes player versus player elements. It will be free to play however will include in-game purchases, including these blockchain powered items.

This comes at a time when blockchain gaming is beginning to be looked at seriously. If Plague Hunters is a hit, we can bet more developers will follow suit!

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