Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has announced the listing of Star Atlas and Star Atlas DAO ATLAS and POLIS tokens, respectively. The tokens allow players of the popular blockchain game to buy and sell game assets, buy equipment and have more control over the game.
As highlighted by Paolo Ardoino, CTO at Bitfinex, the company believes in the potential of adopting metaverse tokens.
“Bitfinex is pleased to add ATLAS and POLIS to the platform in order to bring its users direct access to what is intended to be an exciting futuristic sci-fi experience. Meanwhile, it also expands its reach in the blockchain games sector. We believe there is considerable potential for greater adoption and application of metaverse tokens and we are pleased to provide access to token users interested in participating in the metaverse.”
About Star Atlas metaverse game
Star Atlas is a platform built on the Solana blockchain. It is a virtual AAA type game. That is, it is a high-budget, high-profile game, which can be classified as a “blockbuster”.
The game consists of a multiplayer metaverse that is set in a fictional distant future.
In this world, three different factions fight for resources through space exploration and territorial conquest. So, as players conquer territories they earn rewards.
ATLAS and POLIS tokens
Inside the game there are two digital assets, they are: ATLAS and POLIS. The POLIS token plays a governance role in the ecosystem. In other words, crypto gives players control over both in-game activities and changes in game parameters.
Meanwhile, the ATLAS token works as a unit of exchange for buying and selling in-game assets.
According to the developers, the game’s platform economy is designed with the aim of mirroring real-world economies built around real-world asset ownership.