Splinterlands and Alien Worlds are fighting it out for the top spot this week
Trading card game Splinterlands is back at the throne this week with over half a million unique active wallets connected to the game in the past seven days. Following closely behind with even more users, but a slight drop in valuation for its native token we have Alien Worlds.
Impressively, Sunflower Lands completes the top three list for the week. Despite still being in its beta phase, the team is now rolling out important capabilities for players. These developments have significantly boosted activity on the platform.
Blockchain games have been at the forefront of crypto activity for months now. With this article, DappRadar looks at the hottest gaming dapps of the week. To compile this ranking, we’ve considered on-chain activity, NFT trading volumes, token valuations, and news and events surrounding each dapp.
Browse the complete list of the top 10 blockchain games of the week below. Click on the respective image to learn more about each platform. Alternatively, check out the handy video below, which summarizes the ranking for a quick view.
Top 10 blockchain games – Week 15
Splinterlands dominates again
Trading card game Splinterlands is no stranger to the top spot in the weekly blockchain games ranking. In the past seven days, Splinterlands saw its native token SPS on a positive trajectory, while also attracting upwards of 500,000 unique active wallets.
Alien Worlds pushes gaming on Wax
This week Wax behemoth Alien Worlds ranks second with over half a million unique active wallets connected to the platform. The mining game attracted more users than top-grosser Splinterlands, however, a small dip in the valuation of its native token TLM stopped it from snatching the top spot.
Sunflower Land on the way to new success
The first iteration of the Polygon hit game Sunflower Farmers almost broke the entire protocol. Now its heir Sunflower Land is walking down the same path. The game saw more than 72,000 user wallets connect to its smart contracts even though it is still in a beta phase. The team has just launched crafting functionalities in the game which additionally pushed activity.
WorldWideWebb announces landowner benefits
Virtual worlds make a comeback this week with WorldWideWebb ranking 4th. The team behind the game recently announced a whole list of landowner perks and benefits which had a positive effect on activity and secondary market sales prices.
Farmers World NFTs are on fire
Farmers World ranks 5th this week after securing more than $152,000 in NFT trading volume in the past seven days. The game has a longstanding user base, and such trading volumes are not surprising. Recently, the platform introduced Membership functionalities to its Happy Farmers World version which also boosted activity for the dapp.
NFT Worlds leads in land NFT sales
NFT Worlds is one of the fastest-growing virtual worlds out there and this spur has granted it the 6th spot this week. Aside from generating more than $10 million in land NFT sales in the past seven days, the game also saw its native token WRLD appreciate by over 9%.
Arc8 launches Season 2
Polygon-based mobile mini-game platform Arc8 just released its second official season. This had a positive effect on activity for the game, which attracted over 23,000 unique active wallets in the past week. This upwards trajectory is expected to continue with the launch of several new mini-games in the next couple of weeks.
Mobox dominates gaming on BSC
NFT Farming game Mobox continues to dominate the BSC gaming space. With more than $4 million in NFT trading volume, it ranks as the most traded NFT collection on this chain. What’s more the game attracted over 172,000 unique active wallets in the past seven days.
Axie Infinity Origin is live
The whole Axie Infinity ecosystem is still recovering from the massive hack on the Ronin bridge that happened a couple of weeks ago. Despite the unfortunate situation, Sky Mavis launched the much-anticipated Origin release which has revived interest in the Axie Infinity platform. Importantly, Sky Mavis also revealed new details regarding the upcoming land gameplay.
Bomb Crypto brings back the Bomberman-style game
Bomb Crypto is a rising star on BSC which makes it to the top 10 games ranking for the first time. With a steadily increasing user base, the game is becoming a staple, bringing back a somewhat nostalgic Bomberman experience. In the past seven days, Bomb Crypto attracted more than 56,000 unique active wallets, while its native token BCOIN appreciated.
Splinterlands Chaos Legion reigns on
Splinterlands continues to dominate the blockchain gaming scene as one of the most visited blockchain games across all chains. The Chaos Legion campaign is in full force as new characters are released on a regular basis. Importantly, anyone who purchased a Chaos Legion card pack is part of the new character airdrop scheme.
This recurring opportunity to bag new cards has kept activity for the platform high. What’s more, in the past seven days the game’s native token SPS has reversed the negative trend of the past couple of weeks. This positive change also had a positive effect on activity for Splinterlands.
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