Game publisher Tilting Point partners with Polygon Studios as part of its expansion to Web3
India Business Wire
Polygon Studioswhich brings developers, brands, artists and content creators to Web3 through investment, marketing and developer and community support, today announces a multi-year strategic partnership with Tilt pointan award-winning free-to-play game publisher.
Backed by Polygon Studios, Tilting Point plans to release ten games over the next two years. Tilting Point will take advantage of the Polygon network for seamless integration of Web3 features.
The partnership will begin with a rollout of Web3 features in three existing titles: Owned and Operated Games Astrokingsa free-to-play interstellar strategy game recently added to Tilting Point’s roster following the acquisition of Astrokings developer, 4x game experts AN Games; The Walking Dead: Casino Slots, a virtual slot based on the hit AMC series; and Chess Universethe first of Tilting Point’s third-party titles to benefit from Polygon’s technology.
Founded in 2012, Tilting Point is renowned for its progressive release model, through which it accelerates and amplifies the businesses, games and technologies of its independent developer partners and in-house studios. Thanks to this model, Tilting Point has released many popular free games, including Warhammer: Chaos & Conquest and Narcos: Cartel Wars, and Spongebob: crispy cooking.
Tilting Point’s partnership with Polygon Studios will allow Tilting Point to be the Web3 solution for all game developers, helping both native Web3 game developers scale their games, alongside developer partners and free studios who want to switch from Web2 game to Web3 game.
Web3 games allow players to claim digital ownership of in-game assets such as skins and characters, as NFTs recorded on the blockchain, as well as trade them through public markets.
Ryan Wyatt, CEO of Polygon Studios, said, “Tilting Point is poised to bring a new level of quality to Web3 gaming, accumulated over a decade of creating and publishing mobile games. This partnership will help cement Web3’s place in the gaming industry, and we’re excited to begin developing games that uphold user ownership and immersive gameplay.
Stardust — a blockchain-agnostic platform for developers to integrate NFTs into their games — was key to brokering the partnership between Tilting Point and Polygon Studios.
In March, Stardust announced its partnership with Tilting Point to help bring NFTs to its mobile gaming network. Before that, in February, Stardust added the Polygon network to its growing list of powerful blockchain options for game publishers looking to integrate Web3 functionality.
Samir Agili, President and Co-CEO of Tilting Point, said: “It was crucial for us to select an efficient and inexpensive platform that allowed developers to create and launch their games while guaranteeing the highest security and the lowest carbon footprint. The Polygon network is highly recommended. Combined with the superb talent and expertise of Polygon Studios, it was the obvious choice.
Polygon is quickly becoming the de facto platform for Web 3.0. Its wide range of scaling options and some of the lowest transaction rates in the industry have made it a destination for some of the biggest Web3 platforms and developers, metaverse projects, such as Decentraland and Sandbox, to game publishers including Ubisoft, Atari, Animoca and now, Tilt Point.
Polygon Studios currently works with many of today’s top blockchain-based Web3 games and NFT projects, including OpenSea, Somnium Space, and Decentral Games, and has at least five times more NFT games and Dapps than any another chain apart from the main Ethereum chain. to around 7,000 NFT Games and Dapps.
Polygon is the leading platform for Ethereum scaling and infrastructure development. Its growing suite of products provides developers with easy access to all major scaling and infrastructure solutions: L2 solutions (ZK Rollups and Optimistic Rollups), sidechains, hybrid solutions, standalone and enterprise chains, data availability, etc. Polygon’s scaling solutions have been widely adopted with over 19,000 hosted applications, over 1 billion transactions processed, approximately 100 million unique user addresses, and over $5 billion in revenue. secured assets.
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About Polygon Studios
Polygon Studios aims to host the most popular blockchain projects in the world. The Polygon Studios team is focused on supporting developers building decentralized applications on Polygon by providing Web2 and Web3 teams with a suite of services such as developer support, partnering, strategy, go-to-market and technical integrations. Polygon Studios supports projects ranging from OpenSea to Prada, Adidas to Draft Kings, and Decentral Games to Ubisoft.
About the tilt point
Tilting Point is a leading free-to-play game publisher that powers existing live games using deep marketing and product expertise, cutting-edge technology and a war chest of user acquisition. Recognized as one of the world’s top mobile game makers by PocketGamer.biz in 2021, Tilting Point was founded in 2012 and has over 400 employees with offices in Barcelona, Boston, Kyiv, New York and Seoul. Tilting Point’s most successful games include Spongebob: Crispy Kitchen, Star Trek Timelineand Warhammer: Chaos & Conquest.