DeFi Arts Intelligencer - May 16th, 2020

Welcome to the 18th issue of the DeFi Arts Intelligencer, your weekly source for key happenings around blockchain art, collectibles, and games. Subscribe here.


For this dispatch:

๐ŸŽจ Digital Art & Collectibles

๐Ÿ•น๏ธ Blockchain Games

  • The Gods Unchained team introduced some major changes to the gameโ€™s โ€œRanked Weekendsโ€ format. Read all about them here.

  • Season 5 of Axie Infinity began, and the project also unveiled the first phase of the Mavis Hub launcher, a consolidated suite for app updates, news, and more. Moreover, Land in the gameโ€™s Quadrant 1 sold out this week.

  • DeFi lending giant MakerDAO partnered with Decentral Games, which will now support Makerโ€™s Dai stablecoin in its gaming ecosystem.

โ™ฆ๏ธโ™ฆ๏ธ DeFi News

๐Ÿ“ฐFresh Content

๐Ÿ–Œ๏ธExtra, Extra

  • I sold Bryan Brinkmanโ€™s โ€œImmolationโ€ on SuperRare this week for 1.2 ETH. Amazing to see him automatically get a royalty from the secondary sale! Thanks Ethereum ๐ŸŽ‰

Thanks for reading, and stay creative on- and off-chain!

Keep an ๐Ÿ‘๏ธ out for the 19th issue of the DeFi Arts Intelligencer this time next week, too. Cheers โœŒ๏ธ


About DeFi Arts Intelligencer

The DeFi Arts Intelligencer is curated by me, William M. Peaster, a professional writer and editor whoโ€™s been tracking the Ethereum and Dai beats in recent years.

Iโ€™m passionate about art and a DeFi optimist, so putting together this newsletter is both fun and informative for me. I hope others may find the content helpful, too. But be mindful, the information herein should not be construed as investment advice. Iโ€™m not a financial adviser, and these are my opinions. Always take care to seriously consider the various layers of risk you face in participating in the still-maturing cryptoeconomy.

If you have a DeFi tip or lead, questions or comments, or would be interested in commissioning me for a writing gig, you can ping me at or on Telegram at @wmpeaster.

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