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How to create and sell your own NFT collection with AI art (therealaiart)

8 Feb 2023 4 minute read 1 comment handtalk5

This is a tutorial for people who would like to create their own NFT collection using pictures generated by Artificial Intelligence. All you are going to need is: • An account on the WAX blockchain• A little bit of RAM on the WAX blockchain. This wil...

Why the Bear Market is Good for Splinterlands

1 Jul 2022 6 minute read 0 comments handtalk5

Back in 2018, there was a little known trading card game called Steemmonsters (rebranded to Splinterlands) in the middle of its Beta phase. It had shown some steady growth and implemented NFT technology long before Bored Apes existed and long before...

Three Play-To-Earn Assets I'm Buying This Month

9 May 2022 6 minute read 0 comments handtalk5

Markets are bleeding and 'number go up' crypto moonboys are panic selling. I can't blame them. I was the same in 2018 after the ICO bubble burst. I bought into Ethereum back then believing big companies would soon adopt this as main smart contract pl...

Splinterlands Assets Explained - Coins & Tokens (SPS, DEC, Credits)

18 Oct 2021 6 minute read 0 comments handtalk5

In the last part of this series we looked at the different card packs and card editions that exist in Splinterlands. In this episode we want to take a look at the different tokens and forms of payment that exist around the game. HIVE Ok, this is not...

Splinterlands Assets Explained - Card Editions

8 Oct 2021 6 minute read 0 comments handtalk5

It is no secret that Splinterlands is gaining attention outside the Hive ecosystem. New players and investors from other blockchains flocking in who did not follow the massive development roadmap and changes for the past three years may be overwhelme...

Unpacking my first Splinterlands Gladius Cases

27 Aug 2021 1 minute read 2 comments handtalk5

You cannot have missed it, Splinterlands launched Brawls 2.0 yesterday. This means, that from now on, participating in brawls can earn you personal benefits rather than just glory for your guild. If your guild wins Crowns by ranking well in a brawl,...

Signed up for Ethermon - Claimed my 3 Free Starter Mons today

20 Aug 2021 2 minute read 1 comment handtalk5

Ethermon made it's first appearance in 2017. Back than it was still known as Etheremon. It was not until some months later that I took my first steps into Cryptoland and while I had already heard of projects like Crypto Kitties, the whole NFT scene w...

Splinterlands Basic Overview for New and Potential Players

15 Aug 2021 5 minute read 0 comments handtalk5

Splinterlands went parabolic recently with registered accounts exploding from 50,000 to 300,000 over just 9 months. On Discord there are new members joining the Splinterlands server every second. New players means there's onboarding to do. It is no s...

Cave Slugs - A closer look at Opportunity, Scavenger and Slow abilities

5 Aug 2021 3 minute read 0 comments handtalk5

This is my submission to the Splinterlands Weekly Battle Challenge. This time it is featuring the "Cave Slugs". My own Cave Slugs are only level 4 and don't harmonize too well with my gold to max level decks. With the current rise in card prices for...

Cashing out - How to Convert your Splinterlands Earnings to Fiat Money

4 Aug 2021 5 minute read 2 comments handtalk5

Wherever you turn in Cryptoland right now, you will find people talking about Play2Earn. Axie Infinity is still the flagship of the industry but Splinterlands has currently taken off and is starting to get close to its heels. I myself am one of the a...