Epic Games CEO Reaffirms NFT Stance After Minecraft Rejection

Epic Games CEO Reaffirms NFT Stance After Minecraft Rejection

Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney has responded to Minecraft rejecting NFTs by reaffirming his stance regarding the matter. Minecraft Says No To NFTs, Epic Games Tim Sweeney Keeps Open View A couple of days back, the super popular videogame Minecraft released an official statement in relation to non-fungible tokens and blockchain technology. The company was […]

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Epic Games is open to blockchain game developers, but the company has no NFT plans. Gaming platforms are choosing sides on blockchain, cryptocurrencies and nonfungible tokens (NFTs) within their respective ecosystems. Following reports of Valve banning crypto and NFT-related games on Steam, its primary competitor, Epic Games Store showed a welcoming attitude for blockchain developers and the use of crypto in video games.Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney said that the Epic Games Store would enable games using blockchain technology as long as the developers abide by the relevant laws and disclose....