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#geopolitical tedium is not for me. I like the world of ordinary matter and energy (and physics and chemistry and all of it) far too much. I like tools and instruments and equipment, and knowing how to use them. fretting about #Russia or #China is not my highest priority.

yet American #politics and political #media have completely inundated popular culture—because @jack Dorsey and #MarkZuckerberg permitted the politicization of #Internet #socialmedia. on specious grounds they kicked down the door between "public" and "private" online.

now, both @TheDemocrats and the @GOP, both @UKLabour and the @Conservatives, and political parties and political figures all over the world freely do business in full public view; @elonmusk openly conspires with @mtaibbi and @lhfang and @bariweiss in full public view.

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(AIRDROP NOT CONFIRMRD it's a strategy 😉)

@BeamerBridge is a 🌉 between rollups with world-class user experience:
exact amounts, nearly instant transfers, and all the same security as #Ethereum L1

#airdrops #airdrop Image
2/ Beamer enables users to transfer ERC20 assets between EVM compatible rollups, without going via L1
Testnet part has already been done last year and this bridge is currently in mainnet 🤷🏻‍♂️

Did you miss the testnet? Maybe
Did you miss a great airdrop opportunity? Maybe not 😊🎁
3/ Since Jan 18th 📆 the new Beamer L2 wormhole just opened.

Kind of a ‘space highway’ that interconnects rollups, including #Arbitrum One and Optimism, now allowing you to bridge USDC from/to Arbitrum as well 🔥 Image
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According to Matthew Ball, the reasons for the decrease in spending on US gaming include inflation causing a decrease in discretionary spending, fewer gaming hours post-COVID, and a limited number of major game releases.

#GameFi #games #report #gamer Image
This marks the first year-over-year decline since the dot-com era, though it is an increase of 1% from 2020.
On the other hand, 2022 saw a record-breaking amount of $127 billion invested in 1,250 deals in the gaming industry, as reported in the latest 2022 State of Gaming report by Drake Star.
Source: @DrakeStar_ Image
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Doing a deep dive into #EducationalGames, trying to figure out how to incorporate learning into entertainment games, not the other way around, which is usually the case with #SeriousGames. A thread of screams from the deep end. 🧵
Let's start from the end: what do we want to achieve? Often, we want to teach notions, which is not the easiest but can be done with some thought. A recent good example is Pentiment, an engaging mystery RPG deeply grounded in medieval history. Or maybe… A screenshot from the game Pentiment.
… we want to teach skills, trickier but doable — here's a list of examples…
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1/ #GM and #MerryXmas!

What is @Treasure_DAO? What is @playbridgeworld? How does @Treasure_DAO keep all of their long list of connected games cohesive (hint: $MAGIC)? In this #visualthread, we will discuss how @Treasure_DAO aims to be the ‘decentralized gaming ecosystem’.
2/ Let’s take a brief overview of the whole @Treasure_DAO ecosystem. Multiple NFTs and #games are connected to Treasure, but at its core, stands @playbridgeworld.

Complete list of @Treasure_dao cartridges:

#GameFi #Web3 #Blockchain #NFT
3/ @playbridgeworld is where $MAGIC is mined (emitted). The whole process is gamified using social coordination and gameplay mechanics.
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What is the minimum number of elements in rock-paper-scissors like systems and why?
#gamedev #gamedesign #gamebalance #games
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RPS is often used in video games. Such systems are perfectly balanced but don’t make options in a game equal in power.
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What the RPS-like systems do instead, is they make each option’s power a relative concept, dependent on a situation. This adds a layer to players' decisions and a sequence of interesting decisions is what makes good games!
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Which team will win the @FIFAWorldCup Qatar 2022? We still don’t have our types – who knows what’s gonna happen... Take a few minutes off the football mania and read this #WeeklySummary, some great things happened last week in #GameDev!

#BetterKnow #Gaming #Games
🎯 @oml_games (creators of @GhostrunnerGame) signed a publishing deal with @PrivateDivision, a part of Take-Two Interactive. Private Division will release #CyberSlash (codename) – a new IP of OML, planned to be their biggest project yet and a unique take on action games.
🎯 You can nominate games for The #SteamAwards 2022 – feel free to vote for @Lumencraft_game & Destroyer_IWS for Best Game You Suck At Award, @deadlinkgame for Outstanding Visual Style Award and Best Soundtrack Award or JARS by @MousetrapG in Labor Of Love Award.
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A #Metaverse Beyond #Gaming

Introducing #Exosama Network

• So, what is it?
• How big is it?
• What is the hype around it & @DonnieBigBags?

Get ready to "Expect Chaos" ⚡️


Let's begin with what is @ExosamaNFT Network

• Versatile L1 blockchain with a focus on #gaming, #music, #fashion, and #Metaverse

• High-performance #EVM capability (continuation of EWT tech)

• Ability to bridge to multiple #metaverses and ecosystems

Check out this talk where @DonnieBigBags admits to stumbling upon #NFTs 🤯 and accidentally building the biggest #blockchain game on @Polkadot

@RugRadio @farokh
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I just tested Covid+ & I'm shivering with a 102F fever, but I'm still prompting🚀

Here's my exploration on "#badges". LMK what you think (hopefully that will make me feel better 🥰💪)

Mega-thread 🧵 w. short explanations but excellent style consistency.

100% #AI-generated
Badges. The "trophies/achievements" awarded to players. Ubiquitous in many games. Sometimes highly esteemed.

I trained SD on various badges (from "Graphic River", to which I have a subscription). I'm looking for very intricate patterns.

Here's a first run (prompt: "a badge").
Because of the skull in the batch above, I tried "badge, skull, symmetrical , realistic, intricately detailed, beautiful, 3D render"

And here are the skulls.💀
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[1/7] Es kann schon davon ausgegangen werden, dass das zusätzliche #XRPL Volumen sehr viel höher sein wird als erwartet. (Besonders am Anfang)

Ernstzunehmende Vorsicht wurde bereits vor Monaten durch z.B. @rippleitinNZ ausgesprochen, bezüglich der Stabilität des #XRPL.
[2/7] Im Vordergrund sollte stets die Funktionstüchtigkeit der #Payments und die Stabilität des Ledgers stehen. Sind diese elementaren Bausteine gefährdet, ist Vorsicht geboten. 🧐
[3/7] Laut den Testergebnissen von @nbougalis auf dem Blog von @RippleXDev sind "optimistische" zusätzliche 384 TPS zu erwarten, allein für das Minting.

Man kann also allen #XLS20 "#Mintern" nur anraten, vielleicht nicht sofort ab der ersten Sekunde in die Tasten zu hauen. RippleXDEV NFT Minting TPS Overview
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1/ #blockchaingaming is here to stay .@AxieInfinity has trailblazed #playandearn #nftgames, but it’s also a natural target for anyone against #NFTs and #web3 #blockchain games. This hostility is unwarranted, unfair and often without the benefit of facts and context.
2/ .@AxieInfinity remains one of the most played #NFT games in the world with the following metrics:

771,000 monthly-active on-chain users
370,000 weekly-active on-chain users
2.3 million Axie holders
4 million Ronin wallet downloads $AXS $RON #blockchaingames
3/ The financial strength of @AxieInfinity is starkly evident, with current FDV close to $4B (it listed at $27M). It not only weathered a major hack but also repaid all losses to affected players, a testament to its durability and care for the community.…
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@Garbaj2 This issue is sadly nothing new: Some #Games [i.e. @CallofDuty:#ModermWarfare3] have certain weapons [i.e. the RSASS] that have no fire rate limit ingame.

@Garbaj2 @CallofDuty Seriously, #MW3 is absolutely unbalaced:
@Garbaj2 @CallofDuty To the point that it allows firing guns faster than they can cycle in real life.
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Don’t worry about being original.
Plagiarism is stealing from one source. Originality is stealing from many.
Making a perfect copy is humanely impossible. Seek #Inspiration whenever you can find it.

Remember that #Inspiration is active though.
Play different #Games (#TTRPG, #Videogame, #BoardGame, just play).
Watch weird stuff (#Movies, #TVseries, #Documentaries).
Read #Books (#Fiction, #NonFiction, #Fantasy, #Crime, #Horror).
Just watch people (great for #NPCs).

Don’t worry too much about what’s good and bad. Look for stuff to steal, modify, reinterpret, corrupt.
A game you don’t like to play may teach you something yet.
A movie you don’t care about might have a cool character.
Keep your eyes open. We don’t see a lot.

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Star Class: You'll probably agree that this #slot has star quality with its no frills, all thrills EGT (Euro #Games Technology) philosophy, respectable prizes, and three amazing extras and features to enjoy.…
Do I need to download the Extra Stars slot machine? You should practice on the Extra Stars slot machine before spending money to play, in our opinion. On our website, VegasSlotsOnline, you may play a free trial of the slots game.…
Can I deposit money to play the Extra Stars slot machine safely? You can, indeed. If you want to play the Extra Stars slot machine safely, just have a look at our list of reputable online casinos. Our first aim is to keep you safe. @andrewbrandt…
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Can I access the Dragon Reborn slot machine for no cost? Use our website, VegasSlotsOnline, to test out the Dragon Reborn slot machine without spending any money. For thousands of slot machine #games, we provide demonstrations.…
Can I deposit money to play the Dragon Reborn slot machine without risk? If you want to play the Dragon Reborn slot and safely deposit your money, some websites are more dependable than others, so take a look at our list of trusted online casinos.…
Can I use my smartphone to play the Dragon Reborn slot machine? Of course! EGT, a software company that specializes in iGaming for mobile devices, created the Dragon Reborn online slot. Play their games on the fly.…
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When you are playing online slots, you want to find the newest, freshest #games out there. This list consists of the newest online that help you keep up to date on the biggest and best new releases in the online slot world. When compared to older #online gambling sites, newer… spots tend to look better, pack bigger and better options, and often times feature larger progressive jackpots. Our list can be sorted out by name, mobile compatibility, rating, software, and country availability. You will find that the slot list is… quite comprehensive, and being at the bottom.

New sites have a heads up advantage over their competition in that they often times have the ability to adapt to the newest trends in the industry, setting themselves
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🧶 Fio de pirataria do sam:
Repacker ótima, tem jogos novos sempre…

Jogos em repack têm tamanho de download bem menor, com a qualidade sendo a mesma, então você baixa muito menos. Como um arquivo compactado mesmo
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Gamblers #worldwide are increasingly faced with the situation of being restricted from playing certain online casino slots at the websites where they have a real-money account and can enjoy the vast majority of #games featured in the lobby.… Players get (unpleasantly) surprised and often confused while the ever-growing number of web-based operators powered by dozens of software providers does not make things any easier. Well, whether we like… it or not, there are slot game restrictions that vary depending on the country, creating “inequalities” between registered members of the same online casino.
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A puzzle game is one that presents a problem to be solved. With that in mind, let's go over some of the nominees for the best puzzle game of 2022.

#appshiverecommends #games #puzzlegame #gaming #gamingcommunity #gameplay #gamedev #gamer #mobilegames #android #ios

A thread📜
1) @1Bubbleshooter

What we liked:🤩

👉Can be played with only one hand anywhere at anytime
👉Easy to play on most levels and more user friendly
👉All the different characters and their dances, are fun
👉Suitable for all ages to have fun
2) @sudoku_games

What we liked:🤩

👉 The controls are pretty obvious and basic, so it's easy to make notes in the square as well as change the notes to the right number
👉Fun game to increase brain power and cognitive thinking skills
👉Keeps a record of your past times
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What kind of jackpot is available in the Caramel Hot slot machine?
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Gamblers worldwide are increasingly faced with the situation of being restricted from #PlayingNow certain online casino slots at the websites where they have a real-money account and can enjoy the vast majority of #games featured in the lobby.… Players get (unpleasantly) surprised and often confused while the ever-growing number of web-based operators powered by dozens of software providers does not make things any easier. Well, whether we like it or not, there are slot game restrictions… that vary depending on the country, creating “inequalities” between registered members of the same online casino. Usually, it is the software developer who restricts usage of its products in certain jurisdictions and territories to comply with a variety
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earned already from depositing or other activities, so it's important to not just look at "15 percent" and think that it's not worth your time. It's icing on the cake and a second chance to win at your favorite #games by getting money you wouldn't have received otherwise,… and that's something that should always be welcomed.A second way to calculate the value of a cashback bonus is through a percentage of the total amount of wagers made. This is less popular in online casino play and much more popular in online… sports and bingo games, but you will see it available for online casino promotions sometimes, especially with loyalty programs. To give an example, if you have a 1 percent cashback reward on slots, and you play 1,000 spins worth $0.25 each,
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So far, Amazon's Story is doing well in terms of first impressions. The game's practical elements are shared by most, if not all, EGT slot #games. The game has side tabs and shortcuts all around the reels.…
That float in the background, giving it a modern feel. It also simplifies the gameplay to suit a wide range of gamblers, as we'll see in the next part. How to Get Started Right Away! Check out the wager shortcuts.…
Beneath the Amazons' Story reels; they'll let you bet anywhere between 30 and 1500 credits per spin. The 30 paylines can be engaged at any time via the side tabs that surround the game's 5 reels. Use these options.
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