In a first-of-its-kind partnership with Abu Dhabi-based crypto and blockchain business set to support the emirate’s gaming sector, AD Gaming and Attarius Network help game developers tokenize in-game assets, allowing gamers to generate revenue through trading in-game NFTs.
AD Gaming, the initiative driving Abu Dhabi’s fast-growing gaming industry, has signed a partnership agreement with Attarius Network, local crypto, and blockchain company, to bring blockchain solutions to the emirate’s game developers. With a focus on developing blockchain gaming, Attarius Network to build an all-in-one NFT ecosystem for the gaming industry and digital artists.
Bringing together Abu Dhabi’s gaming sector under one initiative, AD gaming ensures that the emirate is at the forefront of the global gaming industry, providing gaming firms in Abu Dhabi with the tools they need to thrive. With this partnership, AD Gaming will bring ATTARIUS’ expertise in the blockchain and crypto fields to strengthen the soft and hard infrastructure of Abu Dhabi’s gaming sector.
Attarius will help game developers in Abu Dhabi build their games on the blockchain, create game tokens and NFTs, provide a launchpad for game developers to launch their game projects, and subsequently manage the blockchain ecosystems. For gamers, blockchain-enabled games offer them ‘play-to-earn’ options, monetizing their gameplay through the in-game exchange of NFTs or the completion of objectives in exchange for cryptocurrencies or tokenized in-game resources.
James Hartt, Director of Strategic Initiatives and Business Development at AD Gaming, said: “Play-to-earn gaming based on blockchain technology is a major trend within the industry and has seen a significant amount of funding across the globe. As a world-leading destination for gaming businesses of all sizes, we are proud to offer a comprehensive ecosystem that allows game developers and publishers to capitalize on both the traditional and innovative segments of the gaming sector. We look forward to working closely with ATTARIUS Network to connect gaming companies with cutting-edge blockchain technologies.”
Commenting on the partnership, Hussain Alomaeirah, Co-Founder, Chairman and Managing Director at Attarius Network, said, “Together with AD Gaming, we will be providing our blockchain expertise to local talent and studios, supporting the success of their projects through the integration of blockchain technologies, smart contracts, NFT’s and cryptocurrency. By educating gaming businesses on the benefits of incorporating blockchain and NFTs to their titles, we will help to guide the next phase of growth in this exciting sector.”