24 March 2020 | 8:00 pm

Behind the Scenes with: The Infinity Engine

Our official launch on February 20 opened the gates to the general public for the very first time, allowing them to experience the virtual world in all its glory.

2 March 2020 | 7:00 pm

Decentraland Public Launch and Treasure Hunt – In Review

Over 12,000 active participants. 66,000 rewards given to 6,385 distinct users 700k+ MANA, 590k ANJ, 82k+ MATIC, 10k+ wearables, 2k+ Cryptokitties, 33 Axies, 25 LAND and two HTC Exodus 1 phones found and bagged. The Decentraland Public Launch made one hell of an impact in the Metaverse, with the effects being felt right across the virtual and crypto space. We want to thank everyone for their participation, their consistently helpful feedback and, above all, their patience. A launch just wouldnâ..

20 February 2020 | 7:00 pm

Decentraland Treasure Hunt: a survival guide

Firstly, a massive thank you to everyone for being part of the Public Launch, not to mention all of you who created the scenes that are now being scoured for loot. If you were treasure you’d be Mythic, every one of you. For newcomers to Decentraland and the Treasure Hunt, please ensure you have some ethereum in your digital wallet. If you don’t already have a wallet we recommend using Metamask which you can add to the Chrome browser. Find out how to do that here. Fixes, tweaks and improvem..

19 February 2020 | 7:00 pm

The gates to Decentraland have opened!

The Metaverse is officially open to the public, the culmination of many years of hard work and the beginning of a brand new era for Decentraland. It sees the final implementation of a range of features integral to the development of the Metaverse: SDK: allowing Builders to create any sort of interactive 3D scene Builder: a drag-and-drop 3D editor that lets you build interactive scenes on your LAND without the need to code Marketplace: where people trade their virtual LAND, as well as A..

18 February 2020 | 7:00 pm

Building the foundations for a decentralized virtual world

Setting up a DAO to decentralize policy, assets, and infrastructure; and a foundation to further Decentraland’s mission. Decentraland is the first-ever decentralized virtual world. Being decentralized is not a side detail, but core to the platform’s value proposition. In this context, decentralization equals the world being in the hands of its users. At present, there are thousands of people, and at least 30 independent studios actively creating content for the world; several creating ancil..

16 February 2020 | 7:00 pm

Introducing the Decentraland DAO

Putting the virtual world in your hands with the Decentraland DAO Decentraland is the first fully decentralized virtual world. It was always part of the original vision to hand over control to the people who create and play in this virtual space. In short, you. Therefore, we’re proud to introduce the Decentralized Autonomous Organization or DAO. The DAO owns the most important smart contracts that make up Decentraland, including the LAND Contract, the Estates Contract, Wearables, and the M..

16 February 2020 | 7:00 pm

Trade NFTs on the new Decentraland Marketplace

The Decentraland Marketplace is expanding its service beyond LANDs and Estates, welcoming buyers and sellers of Decentraland NFTs, like wearables and Avatar names. To celebrate the launch of the new Marketplace, we’re holding a four-day trading contest where you can score special edition NFTs. The three traders who transact the highest-grossing volume of MANA will win special unique Decentraland NFTs. Exclusive NFTs to be won The top three wallets found to transact the highest-grossing volu..

12 February 2020 | 7:00 pm

Matic joins the Decentraland Treasure Hunt 20.02.2020

We said there’d be some big announcements in the run-up to Decentraland’s Public Launch and they don’t come much bigger than this. Matic is joining the Decentraland Treasure Hunt on 20.02.2020. For four days the public will scour Genesis City for NFTs, tokens, and loot redeemable for real-world products. Over $100k USD in prizes are up for grabs. Among the goodies are $3000 USD worth of MATIC tokens. To score them, all you ha..

10 February 2020 | 7:00 pm

ID goes DI

As of today, there’s a new naming system for Decentraland. It leverages the Ethereum Name Service and gives claimed names full control of the name subdomain, bringing the Decentraland ecosystem one step closer towards a fully decentralized experience. What are the advantages of the new system? The current name system is based on a custom contract that has a number of limitations, including only one name per address, the inability to transfer your name in case you want to change your wallet,..

10 February 2020 | 7:00 pm

CryptoKitties join the Decentraland Treasure Hunt

On 20.02.2020 we’re opening the gates to the world in our Public Launch and we’re celebrating with a massive in-world Treasure Hunt. For four days Decentraland’s first metropolis, Genesis City will house NFTs, tokens and loot redeemable for real-world goodies – a total prize pool worth $100k USD. Adding to the impressive haul will be 5000 different rarities of CryptoKitties. From standard furry friends to fancy and special edi..