Splinterlands (SPS)

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Splinterlands is a collectible card game that is built on top of the Hive (HIVE) blockchain. Players are given access to collectible items that are non-fungible in nature, much like the popular Ethereum based collectible card game CryptoKitties. The game is available on desktop, Android and iOS.

The Splinterlands’ team’s mission is to make playing and winning as accessible as possible to as many players as possible, emphasizing that anyone can win in Splinterlands, not just expert players. Users only need a HIVE wallet, which is automatically generated upon registering.

Using the Delegated Proof-of-Stake algorithm, the Splinterlands team claims that its network and consensus algorithm are more efficient, and that unlike CryptoKitties, it can process significantly more transactions at no cost whatsoever. All actions executed in the Splinterlands ecosystem are conducted on the blockchain. 

The game has achieved a noticeable level of popularity, with over 70,000 matches a day, making it one of the most popular blockchain games globally. The vast majority of users are from the United States and China. The total estimated value of in-game assets is over $5.4 million, as of March 2020.

Like many collectible games, the non-fungible tokens representing the assets have real monetary value. Users can buy, sell and trade their cards in a marketplace, where it is priced in USD. These cards can also be sold on third party marketplaces like Open Sea, PeakMonsters and Monster Market. Users can also receive awards from completing in-game challenges, competing in tournaments and forming winning streaks, among other ways.

 


My Splinterlands.io experience

26 Apr 2020 2 minute read 2 comments Aerials

I'd been on Steemit for a while, took a break, and then returned to Hive where I occasionally write random posts these days. Back on Steem the game was called "Steem monsters", and now it's Splinterlands. I have to say I like the new name more.  Out...

Splinterlands | Goblin Mech Challenge

23 Apr 2020 2 minute read 1 comment costanza

One of the older reward cards I still regularly use is highted in this week's Share Your Battle Challenge every time. This is the Gobling Mech... The Goblin Mech is one of the few cards I have at Level 7 (I actually just leveled it up from Level 6)...

Splinterlands Beginners Tips

20 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments dexpartacus

If you've just landed in the Splinterlands you may have some difficulty understanding some of the game's mechanics. Don't panic, it won't take you long to learn, especially if you're familiar with this type of Magic the Gathering's style games. Here...

🐝 Nectar Queen 🌼

19 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments dexpartacus

This time it's the turn of the Bees, as vital to man as they are lethal to some of them and especially to their game's opponents! But this is not just a bee, it's the Nectar Queen, thanks to her fair speed of 2, Melee's good score of 4 and her excel...

Nectar Queen vanquishing in splinterlands.

17 Apr 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Rajat G

As a avid and daily player for the Splinterlands  , I decided to write about my victory using the nectar queen and also take part in the Weekly Challenge Contest hold by splinterland the team.   Nectar queen card comes with high mana cost of 9 but w...

How To Freeroll Splinterlands & Get Great Returns

16 Apr 2020 7 minute read 8 comments costanza

The biggest selling point for players to try out Splinterlands is without a doubt the fact that it's possible to earn money by playing the game. Many seem to be rather hesitant to make the initial 10$ investment to get the Summoner's Spellbook which...

Splinterlands - Introduction

12 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Christian Perico

Hi guys!  In this blog I talk about Splinterlands, a fantastic card game in the Steem blockchain.  This card game can keep you company when you don't know what to do, but with it you can also earn crypto (Steem and DEC)! The particularity of this ga...

Splinterlands | Manticore Challenge

11 Apr 2020 1 minute read 6 comments costanza

Another chance to highlight a Splinterlands card this week with the Share Your Battle Challenge This week it's the Dargon Manticore Card taking it up...   I'm a personal fan of the Manticore and use it quite often in my regular play combined with th...

Splinterlands Smartphone's Web App

10 Apr 2020 1 minute read 2 comments dexpartacus

In this video I'll show you the new version of the Splinterlands Web application for Smartphones. The features are the same as those you can find on the site, some of them in fact refer you to the same and have not yet been implemented. In the futur...

Splinterlands | How Much Playing Earns! (March Report)

8 Apr 2020 4 minute read 7 comments costanza

Another month has passed and it's again time to have a look back on what I managed to earn from playing the Splinterlands game. The purpose of this post is to show what can be expected from playing the game by breaking down all the earnings hoping it...