Make Mythical the second largest blockchain processor for digital assets behind Ethereum
Los Angeles, January 25, 2023–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mythical Games, the next generation gaming technology studio, has launched Mythical Marketplace 2.0 following the acquisition of marketplace technology startup DMarket as part of its ongoing commitment to innovation in gaming. The new marketplace is built on Mythical’s new Layer 1 EVM blockchain and powered by the native Mythos ecosystem token MYTH. The acquisition is a significant milestone for Mythical Games as DMarket’s technology enables the most advanced digital asset trading platform. This makes Mythical the world’s second largest processor of digital assets in a distributed ledger after the Ethereum mainnet (as of December).
Mythical’s Marketplace 2.0 has fully integrated DMarket’s technology to leverage the principles of its blended payment gateway, which offers a powerful AML and fraud protection system built on more than a decade of industry experience. Combined with Mythical’s expertise in gaming and digital assets, Marketplace 2.0 offers a frictionless user experience that enables peer-to-peer transactions and gamers who want to participate in the play-and-own gaming economy of the future. offers more possibilities. The Mythical Chain has been live for six weeks and is processing over 2 million transactions.
“We founded Mythical Games in 2018 with the idea of ushering in both the next generation of gaming and the next generation of gamers. Half a decade later, we continue to do just that. Mythical’s Marketplace 2.0 was designed to not only enhance our platform, but more importantly, enhance the player experience and set the standard for the future of gaming,” said John Linden, co-founder and CEO of Mythical Games. “All too often, developers tout features as ‘seamless’ and ‘integrated’ when discussing gaming or Metaverse projects. In reality, these solutions are still very complicated and not designed for gamers to have an experience that delivers on both.”
Marketplace 2.0 will support NFL Rivals and Nitro Nation World Tour assets, with plans to expand to all Mythical titles on the Mythical Chain. Assets on Mythical Chain are fully governed by smart contracts, with both ownership and trading logic being enforced on a secure distributed digital ledger.
“The new horizons of gaming has always been the main focus of DMarket. We are excited to become a part of Mythical Games’ work to lower barriers to entry for innovative game developers and thriving new economies,” said Vlad Panchenko, co-founder and CEO of DMarket. “We share a vision of how the industry will evolve and how we can all contribute and bring more fun to the gaming community worldwide.”
DMarket’s office in Kyiv, Ukraine becomes part of Mythical East, headquartered in Lisbon, Portugal. Its co-founders, Vlad Panchenko and Tamara Slanova, will join Mythical’s leadership team with a particular focus on building the best and easiest marketplace technology for the gaming industry.
DMarket has also adopted the Mythical Chain for its existing marketplace, which will continue to operate outside of the Mythical Marketplace. DMarket.com will keep the familiar USD shopping experience in the web experience; However, all trades are recorded on the Mythical Chain to provide full transparency to the community.
For more information on Mythical Games’ Marketplace 2.0, visit http://mythical.market.
About Mythic Platform
Mythical Platform can be added to pre-existing game economies or built into a new game’s design from the ground up and allows for management of digital asset trading, payments, users and inventory management, allowing buyers and sellers of digital assets to trade in one environment , which is based on transparency, security, trust and the value of trading with confidence. Mythical Marketplace offers seamless integration with game inventory, offering fraud protection, fee optimization and soon asset bundling, as well as price recommendations for buyers and sellers. Mythical partners will also have access to proprietary intelligence, market design and market intervention tools that enable easy and secure digital asset transactions.
About mythical games
Recognized by Forbes’ Disruptive Technology Companies to Watch in 2019 and Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas 2021, Mythical is a next-generation gaming technology company creating a gaming ecosystem by leveraging tradable digital assets for tools that power gamers, creators , artists, brands and games enable developers to become stakeholders and owners in new creator-centric game economies.
Led by gaming industry veterans, the team specializes in developing games around player economies and has helped create major franchises including Call of Duty, World of Warcraft, Guitar Hero, DJ Hero, Marvel Strike Force and skylanders
DMarket is the largest marketplace for trading digital gaming and esports assets. It is also one of the top three blockchain-based marketplaces worldwide based on the Newzoo report. The company was founded in 2017 by serial entrepreneurs Vlad Panchenko and Tamara Slanova. DMarket’s partners and customers include Darewise, GSC Game World, Na’Vi Esports team, Unity, Xsolla and others.
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