Decentral Games Newsletter #5

Weekly Update - February 21, 2021

Welcome to the 5th edition of the Decentral Games Newsletter! Our objective is to keep the Decentral Games community informed regarding upcoming events, news, product updates, and governance proposals. If you’re interested in learning more about Decentral Games, join our Discord and follow our Twitter.


Last Week’s Summary

Decentral Games has officially become the first in-world employer in the open Metaverse! Casino floor hosts will onboard and play games with new visitors, ensuring everyone receives the full social and immersive experience of our casinos. If you are interested in becoming a $DG host, reach out to us on Discord.

Treasury Update

The Decentral Games DAO treasury grew from $2.4 million USD to $2.9 million USD, and the first governance proposal to allocate gameplay treasury funds was implemented! The $DG treasury now holds 4.9% of the Uniswap ETH-DG pool, and will allocate another $150,000 USD to a Curve stable coin yield. For a full breakdown, visit the DAO Treasury dashboard.

Last week, we completed the following:

Monday, February 15

  • Announced first DG meme competition winners and distributed prizes | Tweet

  • Hosted Casino Night with DJ performance featuring $2,400+ USD in prizes | Tweet

  • Separated API and websocket servers to push updates to API without interrupting gameplay

Tuesday, February 16

  • Moved 22.5% of the gameplay treasury into ETH, matched with equivalent $DG, and entered the Uniswap ETH-DG pool as an LP, added UNI V2 ETH-DG token value to treasury dashboard

  • Hosted Mattie Live Art NFT Auction featuring $400 USD in prizes | Tweet

  • Strategic partnerships for custom venues gov proposal passed, which allows the DG team to negotiate strategic partnerships by offering a percentage of the house rake paid quarterly for that venue

Wednesday, February 17

  • Deployed western-themed saloon to start community poker beta testing

  • FREE PLAY Casino Night with WIP Community featuring $650+ USD in prizes | Tweet

Thursday, February 18

  • $DG Hodler Round Table to discuss open DAO proposals and game development | Tweet

  • Added UNI V2 ETH-DG LP treasury balance to Discord/Telegram bots

  • Added 2 more roulette and 2 more blackjack tables in the upstairs of Tominoya Casino to cater to more players during competitions

Friday, February 19

  • Added $DG raffle airdrop winners announcement to on-screen UI during events

  • Hosted Casino Night with DJ performance featuring $3,000+ USD in prizes | Tweet

  • Added guided website onboard to streamline UX for first time players

Saturday, February 20


This Week’s Agenda

Virtual events bring the community together each week to play games, hang out, enjoy live music, discuss $DG governance, and win prizes! Don’t miss out on the following events this week:

Monday, February 22

  • Casino Night with Emanate DJ performance @ 9pm - 10pm UTC featuring $3,000+ USD in prizes | RSVP | Add to Calendar | Hop in

Tuesday, February 23

Wednesday, February 24

  • Coingecko ‘Into the Metaverse’ live stream in Decentraland featuring our project lead Miles @ 2pm UTC / 9am ET | RSVP

  • FREE PLAY Casino Night with WIP Community @ 8:30pm - 9:30pm UTC featuring $650+ USD in prizes | RSVP | Add to Calendar | Hop in

Friday, February 26

  • Casino Night with Emanate DJ performance @ 9pm - 10pm UTC featuring $3,000+ USD in prizes | RSVP | Add to Calendar | Hop in

Deliverables

We are focused on the following items this week:

  • Deploy 150,000 DAI from gameplay treasury to yield generation strategy

  • Finalize casino host hires, schedule to ensure there are always at least 2 hosts in the casino to onboard and play with new players

  • Optimize roulette and blackjack smoothness/scalability

  • Development of affiliates dashboard with rewards tracking data

  • Commence poker closed beta testing, optimize gameplay

Active Governance Proposals

Have a great week! 🚀 $DG


About Decentral Games

Decentral Games is the first DAO-governed metaverse casino. $DG hodlers vote on treasury management, economic policy, and game development to grow and strengthen the $DG ecosystem.

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