The open-source blockchain platform Waves and blockchain game distribution platform Abyss will jointly launch the blockchain-based market for digital goods and in-game items. In a blog post published on September 5th, The Abyss revealed a partnership with the Waves platform to develop a blockchain-driven market for tradable goods and in-game items.
The market will enable users to use Abyss tokens to purchase items and sell them to other users. Waves blockchain-integrated token.
The integration of Abyss Tokens with the Waves blockchain will allow game developers to integrate Abyss token operations directly into their Waves-based games.
Sasha Ivanov, founder, and CEO of Waves Platform said in commenting on the development: “We recognize that the huge potential of the $10 billion gaming space is the main use case for blockchain, fully in line with current game mechanics and commodity transactions. We believe that the gaming industry will become a passionate adopter of blockchain and that collaboration with Abyss will drive its widespread use.
The Abyss announced a partnership with Epic Games to allow developers on the platform access to the Unreal Developer Network.
At the time, a spokesman for The Abyss commented on the partnership in an e-mail to Cointelegraph: “The program aims to attract more game studios and games to the Abyss platform, as well as to support Unreal Engine developers to adopt cryptocurrencies.
More specifically, they will be able to accept ABYSS tokens in a legal and easy-to-use manner for gaming and in-game purchases.