Mythical Games has been steadily building up its presence in the blockchain gaming world, and it’s a company that investors have been paying firm attention to, for a good reason. The team has announced that it will partner up with the Netherlands-based game development studio – Abstraction.
Abstraction was selected as the ideal partner for Mythical create a new action-strategy title based on Abstraction’s proprietary tech and integrating with Mythical’s crypto platform and ecosystem.
“Mythical Games is at the forefront of scarcity-driven game design, and it’s exciting to be here at the beginning with them, exploring new ways to unlock the potential of crypto-powered games,” said Ralph Egas, CEO and Founder of Abstraction.
“We share Mythical’s vision for player-owned economies and NFTs and are eager to apply our extensive AAA game development experience to the Mythical Platform, leveraging blockchain technologies to help set the industry standard for play-to-earn and digital ownership within video games.”
Of course, there are a few reasons that Abstraction would team up with Mythical. With its already tried and tested ecosystem, Abstraction’s upcoming title will be able to reap the benefits of a crypto and NFT-backed economy that is constantly being added to, courtesy of new games entering the Mythical platform metaverse.
“This is the type of innovation that can completely change a game experience for the better; we believe a combination of their technology and our economic platform has the potential to create a new and exciting game economy that players will enjoy for years to come. We are excited to work with Abstraction on bringing this evolution to life.”John Linden, Mythical Games CEO & Co-Founder
Mythical Games has gone from strength to strength as it moved into 2022. Back in November 2021, for example, the company managed to close $150 million in new funding at a $1.25 billion valuation.
Established in 2007, the Netherlands-based game development studio Abstraction has collaborated with teams to create and launch triple-A titles. Among its partners, Abstraction has worked with companies such as Bioware/EA, 343/Microsoft, Funcom, Mythical Games, Sega, Paradox Interactive, Snail Games, Perfect World, and Aspyr Media.
Find out more about Abstraction by visiting the website right here.