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Splinterland - Perspectives of a Noob
Splinterland - Perspectives of a Noob

Splinterland - Perspectives of a Noob

Overview of a novice starting the journey into Splinterland, blockchain gaming, and DAPPs.


Splinterlands - Using Rentals 2.0 For "Skill-Based" Tournaments

11 Jul 2021 5 minute read 0 comments Brucolac

Rentals 2.0 As most of you likely know, Splinterlands rolled out Rentals 2.0 last week. The new system not only adds rental capabilities to the Splinterlands website (previously rentals were only accessible using Peakmonsters.com), but also adds sign...

Splinterlands Governance Token - Maximizing your Airdrop

28 May 2021 4 minute read 0 comments Brucolac

Splintershard AirdropAs most of you know, Splinterlands recently announced that they will be creating a governance token. The governance token will be distributed in a variety of methods, but the one that has everyone the most excited seems to be th...

Getting from WAX to DEC - 1 Method That Works and 5 That Don't

9 May 2021 7 minute read 3 comments Brucolac

Today I want to write about my experience moving assets from the WAX chain to CUB Finance. How hard could it be, right? Well, it was much more complicated than I imagined. I made a ton of mistakes, but I got there in the end! Hopefully this post will...

Best Entry-Level Death Summoner?

8 Feb 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Brucolac

This season, I am focusing on my Death splinter!  This splinter is my weakest right now, and I want to convert it to one of my strongest!  Similarly to my post on best entry-level Dragon summoners I will run through each of the available Death summon...

Splinterlands --09-- One Month In

31 Jan 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Brucolac

Splinterlands One Month In It is hard to believe that it's been a month since I dove into Splinterlands with literally no idea of how the game worked or what was going on.  I finished this season in Silver III - I was hovering around 50th place in Br...

Splinterlands --08-- Best Entry Level Dragon Summoner?

17 Jan 2021 3 minute read 1 comment Brucolac

Each season I will focus on improving one of my splinters.  First splinter - Dragon!  Which entry-level dragon summoner is the best?  Pro and cons of the options. New week, new season!  I finished my last season in Bronze I.  I'm limited by power bef...

Splinterlands --07--Chicken Tactics

14 Jan 2021 3 minute read 3 comments Brucolac

This is the 7th installment in my twice-weekly Splinterlands blog - covering my first foray into the game.  In this edition I will discuss one of the most critical decisions that I have to make in most Splinterlands games - where to put the Chicken!...

Splinterlands --06-- Week 2.5 - Power Up!

10 Jan 2021 2 minute read 1 comment Brucolac

This is the 6th installment in my twice-weekly Splinterlands blog - covering my first foray into the game.  In this addition I explore which cards to buy that will simultaneously increase my power to get me into Bronze I league while also being a goo...

Splinterlands --05--Pack Economics (Week 2)

7 Jan 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Brucolac

Hello everyone!  This is the 5th edition of my twice weekly blog Splinterlands - Perspectives of a Noob.  Each post will explore Splinterland economics and gameplay through the eyes of a newcomer to DAPPs.  You can read the earlier editions here.   S...

Splinterlands --04--End of Week 1 - Getting A Pack For Less

3 Jan 2021 4 minute read 4 comments Brucolac

Hello everyone!  This is a continuation of a series detailing my experiences stepping into DAPPs, Hive, and Splinterland.  You can read the rest of the series here.  A housekeeping note - for now on I will aim to publish a new post on Sundays and on...