The latest stories of Immutable updates, announcements and sneak peeks.
The Immutable zkEVM Testnet, featuring all of Immutable’s platform products, is officially live!
Auto Legends, a free-to-play Web3 drag racing game with esports and creator support, is on Immutable. An ode to car culture, Auto Legends lets players build, customize, and own their cars, racing against community members in a complete authentic, social, and competitive experience.
It's time to unite and drive real change for the future of gaming.
Featuring smooth AAA shooter mechanics and a frictionless onboarding process, Open Games Builders is committed to building a game that seamlessly bridges the gap between web2 and web3 gamers.
Originating from a collaboration between two experienced studios in traditional gaming and web3 gaming, My NFT Wars: Riftwardens is the latest title to join the expanding Immutable ecosystem.
One of the most exciting advantages of web3 game development is that it unlocks the door for new mechanics regarding player ownership, utility, and engagement via tokens. This article breaks down some key concepts in tokenomics design in web3 gaming.
Introducing our latest Trading Rewards Spotlight with Illuvium: Beyond - The Partner Spotlight is a special edition of Trading Rewards where the Community has a chance to earn rewards for supporting key Immutable games.
From the creative minds at Z5 Games, we are thrilled to introduce the newest title joining the Immutable ecosystem: MetaToyCity!
Set in the vast universe of PlanetPalz, PlanetPalz is a play-and-earn strategy game that merges fast-paced MOBA battles with multiplayers guilds.
El Jefe Futbol offers players an immersive experience where they can join leagues, select their dream team, and train them to dominate on the field. The game allows players to upgrade their owned player NFTs over time, a stark contrast to other games where player stats remain static.
NFTs will transform the creator economy by aligning consumer and builder incentives. Discover how web3 enhances digital royalty and ownership rights, and how Immutable is championing creators.
In case you missed it - wrapping up a monumental month for Immutable and the wider web3 gaming industry.
We recently sat down with Meta-X, the development team behind Dark Machine to candidly explore why they’re choosing to build on Immutable zkEVM, their inspirations, the technical challenges they faced before building with Immutable, and their 10 year vision.
Discover how Web3 marketplaces are upending traditional ecommerce marketplaces, solving for liquidity fragmentation, high take rates, and a lack of enforceable royalties.
Recently, we sat down with the Kaidro team to explore their game-building process, motivations for building on Immutable zkEVM, future plans for their game.
Immutable has been obsessed with gaming since day one because we believe that it will lead the charge for the mass adoption of crypto, blockchain, and NFTs. In this article, we explore a few reasons why we hold this conviction.
In this article, we perform a comprehensive deep dive into Immutable's product strategy, and how we will achieve our mission of bringing digital ownership to the world, starting with gaming.
If you want to alienate gamers, ask them to create a wallet. If you want to onboard gamers, ask them to create a Passport! We decided to put this to the test with 7,000 gamers, comparing Passport to a traditional Wallet Creation process. The results are in, and the players have spoken.
Learn more about the latest Partner Spotlight featuring Cross the Ages! The Partner Spotlight is a special edition of Trading Rewards where the Community has a chance to earn rewards for supporting key Immutable games.
Step into a realm of endless possibilities with Age of Zalmoxis' unparalleled character customization options, granting players the freedom to express themselves in ways they've never imagined.
The number of game studios choosing to build on Immutable zkEVM is growing rapidly. This definitive guide explores why studios are making the switch, different migration approaches, and different methods for migrating to the new gold standard of Ethereum gaming.
All great games have one thing in common: a compelling narrative. Yet, this continues to confuse and scare many developers and designers. In this article, we break down what narrative is, why it's important, and how you can use it to turn your game into a certified hit.
Rune Realms is a gamified investment experience where users can mint two unique classes of playable NFTs, Golems and Shrines, to earn a percentage of MetaStudio’s revenue.
Medieval Empires is a multiplayer online strategy game where players are thrust into the role of medieval war heroes as they fight their way to become a legend
Meta Toy DragonZ SAGA, is a next-generation, free-to-play mobile role-playing-game (RPG) that combines the mythological world of dragons with the nostalgic charm of toys on the blockchain.
Metadata plays a critical role in web3 gaming. This article explains what metadata is, how it unlocks and enables new gameplay experiences and economies, and how Immutable is removing friction for developers.
Our latest Community Townhall promises big updates on the macro trends of web3 gaming, exciting news around Immutable's momentum, and more.
Built on the powerful Immutable zkEVM blockchain, this game promises to elevate the traditional Tower Defense experience with web3 game mechanics. Having first been built on the Polygon network, the shift to Immutable zkEVM was a natural progression.
Following their successful Alpha Playtest, get ready for Ember Sword's Alpha Land Sale on July 31st! Experience fast-paced combat with strategic choices in this open-world MMORPG. Own land, shape the world, and earn rewards for your creativity.
Space Nation Online is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) driven by a sprawling space opera narrative
Web3 gaming unlocks the ability to create a Metaverse beyond the hype; one with true ownership and utility that will empower creators and users. IMVU (imm-view), which already boasts millions of users, is the real deal.
With Immutable zkEVM, our EVM-compatible zk-rollup technology, all Fabwelt’s games will support custom smart contracts, driving advanced gameplay mechanics and tokenomics
Immutable zkEVM unlocks customized smart contracts for web3 game development. How does this enhance game development? Join us in the second installment in our series about the revolutionary technology set to change the face of game development as we know it.
With Immutable zkEVM, our EVM-compatible zk-rollup technology, Galaxy Commanders will support custom smart contract development, enabling advanced gameplay mechanics and tokenomics, while offering a cheaper, secure, and frictionless in-game asset trading experience.
Enforceable Royalties are a hotly contested topic in web3 chatter. This article breaks down why Immutable remains committed to supporting enforceable royalties, and how they are critical to building a sustainable future that protects and rewards creators and developers.
A 24/7/365 virtual sports experience, SimWin Sports’ virtual leagues drive a different experience from the fantasy leagues you’d join on Yahoo in years past. SimWin is a living, breathing digital sports league offering players an unprecedented degree of access and ownership. With the help of Immutable, players can truly own every aspect of their fantasy experience — players, stadiums, training gyms, and even entire organizations.
Eyeball Pool is a turn-based mobile pool game where players can choose from a variety of fun game modes, including 9 ball, 8 ball, mini-games and tournaments. The game will be free-to-play and the main objective for the player is to battle for collectable cue cards that can be turned into NFTs. Each cue has different resiliency and efficiency attributes, which impact their degradation, yield, and rakeback capacities.
Using Immutable, players across SuperDuper’s entire portfolio of Web3 games will benefit from lightning-fast, gas-free trading of digital assets at speeds of up to 9,000 transactions per second. And as the Overlord IP and SuperDuper brand ecosystem continue to grow and evolve, all of its assets will be featured across all Immutable-integrated marketplaces, including Rarible, Token Trove, and GameStop marketplace.
Take a trip down nostalgia lane in the gorgeously pixelated realm of online action RPG Tolland Worlds, built on Immutable.
Announcing the upcoming launch of Checkout on the Immutable zkEVM Testnet, featuring a suite of powerful capabilities designed to accelerate your game development process and provide seamless transaction experiences for your gamer community. Whether you choose to leverage our embeddable web components for rapid development and high conversion rates or opt for a customized experience using the SDK, Checkout empowers you to unlock the true potential of your decentralized applications.
As we prepare to launch Immutable zkEVM’s testnet, it’s time to pull back the curtain. Join our CTO Alex Connolly in this Immutable zkEVM technical deep dive.
Using our powerful Layer 2 scaling technology, Kryxivia’s Web3 fantasy epic will be able to scale quickly and securely with fully carbon-neutral, gas-free transactions at throughput rates of up to 9,000 TPS.
Undead Blocks takes zombie games to the next level, blending multiplayer survival action with true digital ownership. Fight off hordes of the undead with your friends in a variety of modes and experience the future of the zombie genre
OYABUN is an immersive Web3 mobile game set in the post-machine war megacity of Neo Tokyo in 2084. In this futuristic manga universe, players take the role of cyber-yakuza characters to combat opponents, complete outdoor street missions, and recruit members to expand their clans.
WalletConnect v1.0 will be deprecated on 28th June 2023, which means that Immutable will no longer be able to continue supporting WalletConnect. We want to avoid any potential impact to our partners and community, so we’re sharing guidance on this matter here.
Game development is going through fundamental changes, with zkEVMs playing a central role this decade. But what are zkEVMs? Join us in this first installment of our series about the revolutionary technology set to change the face of gaming as we know it.
Digital asset trading plays a critical role in web3 gaming by revolutionizing the concept of virtual in-game economies. As time has progressed we have added more and more functionality to the Immutable platform: from the support of various different fee types to the recent introduction of bids.
As part of Fenix’s Web3 expansion, Fenix Games and Immutable are entering into a strategic partnership to bring best-in-class Web3 publishing services into the Immutable Ecosystem.
Immutable Passport is here, but what are the implications for the web3 gaming industry as a whole? Robbie Ferguson dives into a future gaming world, powered by Immutable Passport.
Web3 gaming is going mainstream as the fast-paced trading card game Cross the Ages reaches #1 in the App Store! Explore Cross the Ages and the 150+ other top games building on Immutable.
The team behind Pirates of the Arrland, ANFATA Games, brings decades of experience in blockchain and game development. Founded by Marcin Bednarski (Head of Studio) and Dominik Szopa (Web3 Lead), ANFATA Games was built on a shared vision to create exceptional gaming experiences that will captivate many traditional players. And they’re inching closer and closer towards that goal each day.
Why do traditional gamers still think that web3 games suck? How should game developers respond? A panel of industry veterans at Consensus 2023 (by Coindesk), including Immutable CMO, Devon Ferreira, reflect on the current trends and pitfalls of the industry, and explore what the core ingredients of a winning game truly are. The winds of change in the web3 gaming industry are blowing.
Immutable co-founder and President, Robbie Ferguson, reports on the state, trends, and industry insights from the current web3 gaming landscape.
Explore the 150+ games building on Immutable spanning across multiple genres and styles, showcasing our vision for the future of gaming
Dark Machine is a team-based mech shooter game where players team up with next-generation dark mechs to engage in epic battles. Set in 2149 following a global-scale eruption that formed a volcanic mountain line in Japan, opposing teams must battle to gain valuable pod points. In this dominion mode game, players can strategically deploy their mechs to collect randomly spawned energy, destroy enemy mechs, and steal pods from rivals.
A beginner's non-technical guide to the world of Immutable.
Dive into the vibrant world of chess as Immortal Game collaborates with Polo&Pan, unveiling a new collection of 500 digital chess pieces inspired by the music duo’s playful and multicolored universe.
The decentralized gaming and accessibility pioneers join forces to offer players unprecedented ease of access to the web3 gaming ecosystem
Since its inception in 2015, Baobab Studios has produced nine Emmy-winning animated short films, featuring renowned talents like Oprah Winfrey, John Legend, Ali Wong, and more. With millions of views, Baobab's projects have expanded into multiple films and series for Disney and HBO Max, books with Penguin Random House and Macmillan, and games on Oculus and Roblox.
Immutable is revolutionizing the gaming industry by bridging the gap between traditional gaming and web3. With innovative solutions like Immutable zkEVM, Immutable X, and Immutable Passport, we’re laser focused on making web3 gaming more accessible, enjoyable, and rewarding for players worldwide.
As NFTs catapulted their way into the mainstream in 2021, usage of the Ethereum network hit an all-time high. Unfortunately, Ethereum wasn’t prepared to handle this volume.
EON RIFT is a tokenized comic, video games, and collectibles IP project created by Leri Greer, a veteran art director and senior creative behind some of Hollywood's biggest movies like Avatar 1-5, Mad Max Fury Road, and Elysium.
Web3 gaming shifts the dynamic of the gaming industry towards a model that is fundamentally owned and driven by players. This allows players to capture tangible value for the time, money, and effort they spend in their favorite games.
As Gadget-Bot crafts an ever-expanding, story-rich universe, Immutable will provide the necessary resources to bring this incredible storytelling experience to the masses.
In our latest community town hall, Immutable co-founder and President, Robbie Ferguson, shared Immutable’s vision for a future where NFTs will tokenize the world and how Immutable’s liquidity strategy will be the core component in making this future a reality.
In the latest, thrilling expansion to the world of Gods Unchained, a ragtag group of mercenaries known as the Band of the Wolf, joins forces with the villagers of Raneko to combat a mysterious new threat: the ruthless Hortuk and his barbaric Cult of Order.
Diving into the evolution of loyalty programs and IMX rewards, this blog examines key lessons to refine and amplify web3's potential for mainstream adoption.
Beloved for its smart contract composability and battle-tested security, Ethereum has cemented itself as the de-facto blockchain for many (dApps) and non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Now, due in part to the rise of Web3 gaming, Ethereum network usage has become more popular than ever.
As we’ve seen with many play-to-earn Web3 and NFT games, launching game crypto coins without a proper tokenomics strategy can attract users solely focused on earning rather than enjoying the game itself. And while this may seem exciting at first, it's a recipe for disaster in the long term.
While there’s a good chance you’ve heard of ImmutableX, you may be unfamiliar with our native utility token, IMX.
Leading gaming platform and leading blockchain protocol join forces to create the new home for gaming innovation
Introducing A Game-Changing Partnership: Immutable and Polygon. Picture a world where millions of players can truly own their digital assets. One where web3 games are as seamless, fast, and fun as the games you already know and love. Today, we’re taking the next step toward that reality.
Evermoon is a 5v5 3-lane multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game that seamlessly blends the PvP battlefield gaming experience with thrilling eSports competition and true player ownership. Boasting a sustainable, uniquely designed free-to-play and earn economy and NFT characters, Evermoon champions true player ownership in every moment of the game.
Using our powerful ZK-rollup technology, Tollan Worlds’ empowers players to mint and trade NFTs, gas-free at speeds of up to 9,000 transactions per second. ImmutableX will also provide users with a seamless and safe trading experience leveraging the battle-tested security of the Ethereum blockchain. To drive more awareness and liquidity to Tollan Worlds’ ecosystem, all its assets will be distributed across all ImmutableX-integrated marketplaces.
We’re thrilled to announce our next Partner Spotlight featuring a world-class game built on Immutable - Illuvium! Join a graphically-rich sci-fi adventure, explore 7 dazzling alien landscapes and conquer the wilderness to uncover the cataclysmic events that shattered Illuvium and help your crash-landed crew flourish.
High-caliber talent from major web2 and web3 companies join Immutable to bring fresh perspectives and expertise to the fast-growing home of decentralized gaming.
While Roboworld focuses on building an immersive experience for its users, ImmutableX will help further enhance its functionality and user experience. With our ZK-rollup technology, Roboworld users can now securely trade carbon-neutral NFTs with zero gas fees. Roboworld’s integration into ImmutableX’s global shared orderbook will also drive further adoption of the game and bring exposure and liquidity to its ecosystem.
Tapping into its experience in co-developing and working on AAA titles like The Division 2, The Last of Us Part I, and Final Fantasy VII Remake, Mineloader will help deliver a best-in-class mobile gaming experience to more than 1 million Guild of Guardians fans worldwide
On March 7th, Illuvium: Beyond will launch its configurable NFT collectibles, Illuvitars. Gearing up for one of the largest launches on IMX to date, the Illuvium team has been working diligently behind the scenes, leveraging the power of our scaling solutions to create an amazing final product. We can’t wait for you all to see it. To celebrate the launch, we’d like to a trip down memory lane to explore our relationship so far.
ImmutableX is very excited to announce the Immutable Unity SDK and our recognition as an official Unity Verified Solution! Building a Unity SDK and becoming a Unity Verified Solution represents our commitment to becoming the undisputed leader in web3 gaming.
In celebration of Illuvium: Beyond, coming soon to IMX, we’ll walk you through: The different types of crypto wallets, how to create an IMX Wallet using only an email address, and how ImmutableX benefits gamers.
Using our bleeding-edge ZK-rollup technology, ImmutableX will provide users with secure, gas-free minting and trading of all Chaimonsters digital assets at speeds of over 9,000 transactions per second. The partnership will also bring more exposure and liquidity to the Chainmonsters’ ecosystem as its assets will be distributed across all ImmutableX-integrated marketplaces like Rarible, GameStop Marketplace, and TokenTrove.
We’re thrilled to announce that the Layerswap on-ramp is officially live on the Immutable Core SDK! The Layerswap on-ramp feature enables users with funds on centralized exchanges to instantly on-ramp ETH, IMX, and USDC into Immutable’s platform.
Using our powerful ZK-rollup technology, ImmutableX will provide the tooling and infrastructure needed to scale Rooniverse to the masses. In addition to the gas-free minting and trading of all Rooniverse assets as carbon-neutral NFTs, all assets will also be featured across all marketplaces integrated with the ImmutableX global order book.
Titans of War is a strategic play-to-own blockchain-based trading card game based on historical events. Players can build their decks with cards of various leaders like Sun Tzu and Kublai Khan, as well as geographical regions. Decks also include military units, tactics, and inventions like Chinese silk and Ming pottery to give the troops exactly what they need in battle.
With our powerful ZK-rollup technology, ImmutableX will provide the entire Kingdomverse ecosystem with the speed and infrastructure to scale. All Kingdomverse players will be empowered with true digital ownership of their assets as fully-carbon neutral NFTs, with minting and trading at speeds of over 9,000 transactions per second. ImmutableX will also spread Kingdomverse NFTs far and wide across all marketplaces integrated with the IMX orderbook.
Over the last two years, Illuvium have been developing the world’s first interoperable blockchain game universe on ImmutableX. Using our powerful zk-rollup developer platform, Illuvium has built the IlluviDex marketplace, expanded into new games, and sold over ~20,000 virtual plots ($72 million worth!) of Illuvium land. ImmutableX enables gamers enjoy unparalleled security with lightning-fast, gas-free NFT minting and trading experience. Today, they’re announcing the launch of Illuvium: Beyond, one of the most exciting Illuvium initiatives to date.
Introducing Immutable Passport, a non-custodial wallet and authentication solution that streamlines user onboarding through passwordless sign-on and automated wallet creation. Through Passport, game studios can drive adoption across mainstream audiences, maintain enterprise-grade security, and achieve global scalability. On the other side, gamers get access to a secure digital wallet, protection against fraud, and seamless authentication across web3 games and marketplaces as they discover and explore new digital worlds.
Immutable's new wallet and authentication solution aims to remove web3 onboarding hurdles and offers game developers access to marketplaces, gamers, and an infrastructure that enables true scalability
Resurgence is a AAA free-to-play post-apocalyptic open world survival crafting game (MMORPG) designed to take players on a journey from a present day disaster to a post-apocalyptic future. Set 1000 years after an ecological disaster, the game empowers players to craft their own destinies, developing skills in survival, crafting, collaboration, trade, weaponry, and technology.
Leveraging our powerful ZK-rollup technology, ImmutableX will support Aradena across all facets of their business, from providing easy Web3 onboarding to traditional gamers to improving development efficiency, and expanding awareness of the game throughout the Web3 gaming ecosystem.
Search for Animera will provide all players with ownership of their in-game digital assets as fully-carbon neutral NFTs, all while leveraging the security of the Ethereum blockchain. In addition, ImmutableX will offer a seamless, gas-free trading experience with speeds of over 9,000 transactions per second.
Using our powerful ZK-rollup technology, Tiny Colony will empower players with full ownership of their in-game digital assets as fully-carbon neutral NFTs, all while leveraging the security of the Ethereum blockchain.
Trading Rewards will now feature a points-based rewards system where traders will earn points based on their daily trading volume that will be converted into IMX tokens. This new design was developed in collaboration with Gauntlet to increase the efficiency of our token spend and provide long-term flexibility around different ways for our community to earn IMX tokens.
A prominent thought leader and community builder with extensive experience in web3, David Shin will be integral in helping game studios and developers across APAC and EMEA integrate web3 functionality
Using ImmutableX’s powerful ZK-rollup technology, The Lost Glitches will empower players with full ownership of all in-game assets as fully-carbon neutral NFTs, all while leveraging the battle-tested Ethereum blockchain.
ImmutableX, in partnership with MoonPay, is thrilled to announce NFT Checkout! The Moonpay primary NFT sale checkout feature enables users to mint and own an asset using a credit or debit card.
Immutable has been recognized as one of the best platforms for developers to build and launch NFT marketplaces, and it’s only getting better. Offers are officially live on the ImmutableX protocol, allowing NFT buyers to make an offer for an asset and sellers to agree upon a price proposed by a buyer. This launch represents the next step in generating more liquidity across marketplaces powered by ImmutableX.