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Xaya

The Ultimate Blockchain Gamin Platform

In 2013 the XAYA team introduced the world to true blockchain gaming with the Huntercoin experiment. Since then, they have pushed blockchain technologies ahead with several unique innovations. Through several years of R&D, the team proudly presents this new platform where games can run serverless and unstoppable on the blockchain with countless thousands of games and millions of players. TRUE BLOCKCHAIN GAMING – Real asset ownership, new game genres, completely decentralised virtual worlds, no Central Servers. COMPLETE TOOLSET – SDK/API, documentation, examples and support. No need for complex smart contracts. Use any language you wish. MASSIVE GAME WORLDS – Cutting edge technology that allows for limitless scalability, real-time trustless gameplay and game worlds that support millions of players.

Experts Rating:

High Potential   

9.1/10

Community Rating:

9.08/10
Comments Rating 9.08 (7 reviews)
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ICO Sale Start
2018
OCT
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ICO Sale End
2018

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Ticker

CHI

Type

XAYA

Soft Cap

250 BTC

Hard Cap

10,050 BTC

MVP

Available

Bonuses

Available

Supply

Accepts

BTC, ETC, BCH, QASH

Whitelist

No

KYC

Yes

Country

Malta

Price

1 CHI = 0.000020 BTC

Proof of Work
Token Sale
Company
Bonus Campaign
HUC Snapshot
Advisors

0.000020 BTC

Chronokings concept announcement Blockchain gaming begins.

February, 2014

Huntercoin experiment released World's first decentralised blockchain game (MMO).

October, 2016

Chimaera concept design.

March, 2017

Ephemeral Timestamp concept.

Q1, 2018

Public pre-sale begins, Chimaera Core closed beta, On-boarding game developers begins

Q3, 2018

Initial, provably fair, decentralised game prototypes, Mobile relay service

Q1, 2019

Asset trading platform, Community Hub

August, 2013

Chronokings alpha released.

October, 2015

Breakthrough - Game Channels Trustless off-chain scaling.

Q1 - Q2, 2017

Initial team expansions, planning and structuring.

November, 2017

Private Pre-sale begins

Q2, 2018

Main ICO, Chimaera Core release, Alpha Developer Hub, Chimaera studio game development

Q4, 2018

Beta Developer Hub, Game templates

Q2, 2019

Incubator, VR/AR toolkit, Advanced Developer Hub

TEAM

Andrew Colosimo
Xaya - CEO - Co-Founder
Andrew Colosimo
Xaya - CEO - Co-Founder

has over 20 years of experience in IT, computing, and computer gaming. He was one of the earliest pioneers to capitalise upon the sale of virtual items in massively multiplayer online (MMO) games. He was instrumental in the success of Namecoin, supporting the cryptocurrency at a time when development had stalled. Andrew has run a successful IT and computing business and provided advanced ‘dialler systems’ development and consultancy to small and medium enterprises (SME) and moderately sized companies. He is the founder of the Huntercoin experiment which led the World in demonstrating the art of the possible with blockchain technology, achieving the World’s first game built on the blockchain, the World’s first server-less / decentralised MMO game, the World’s first ‘human mineable’ cryptocurrency, and the World’s first provably fair MMO game. Andrew is a self-taught entrepreneur who has successfully capitalised on a number of technology trends but is now focused on bringing whole new game universes and their trading systems to life and the mass market. He goes by the name snailbrain on the crypto forums.

Daniel Kraft
Xaya - CTO - Co-Founder
Daniel Kraft
Xaya - CTO - Co-Founder

Daniel Kraft studied mathematics and physics at the University of Graz, Austria, where he obtained two Master's degrees in Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics. He then wrote his PhD thesis about shape optimisation with the level-set method, and obtained his degree with distinction in the IGDK 1754 doctoral program (collaboration between the University of Graz and the Technical University of Munich). Daniel has published eight scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals so far in various fields, from geometric measure theory to blockchain technology. He has been involved in cryptocurrency development since 2013, and has been the lead blockchain developer for the revolutionary Namecoin and Huntercoin projects since 2014. He has also contributed to free software from Firefox, GCC and GNU Octave to Bitcoin Core. After leaving his senior developer role at Google Zurich to work full time on the XAYA project, Daniel wishes to further develop and innovate in blockchain technology.

Bas de Gruiter
Xaya - Business Development, Branding - Co Founder
Bas de Gruiter
Xaya - Business Development, Branding - Co Founder

has over 17 years of experience in business development, marketing and design. Bas’ entrepreneurship has journeyed through a variety of markets, ranging from gaming and software to the retail market, and pioneering in the industrial field of hydrogen gas and thermoelectric applications in the durable energy sector. His interest in cryptocurrencies began in 2012. Since then he has been involved in the development of exchange, gaming, and other software projects. Bas now brings his broad experience in business, design and cryptocurrency development to the XAYA team.

Ryan Smyth
Xaya - Copywriter and Community Management
Ryan Smyth
Xaya - Copywriter and Community Management

is an award winning software author, entrepreneur, marketer, trader, and recipient of the Australian Governor-General’s Bravery Medal. His audio software for musicians has received multiple awards, but the bulk of his software has been custom utilities, such as n-ary Cartesian product software for mobile AI corpus creation. Ryan’s clients have included Fortune 100 companies, mobile phone manufacturers, as well as many online game studios; he has 12 years of experience working on different genres of online games. Ryan first heard of Bitcoin when the Satoshi paper was first released, and finally bought his first Bitcoins in 2013.

Patrique Burgersdijk
Xaya - Project Management
Patrique Burgersdijk
Xaya - Project Management

has over 10 years of experience in IT, ranging from ICT and systems management to systems administration and project management. Patrique has helped companies reduce operational costs significantly through greater efficiency and improved technical specifications. Beyond his senior roles in IT, Patrique’s passion lies in personal and business development. His unique blend of technical expertise, project management, and human relations management makes Patrique ideally suited to guide XAYA and the XAYA Team.

Ayalies Korenberg
Xaya - Marketing Manager
Ayalies Korenberg
Xaya - Marketing Manager

is an experienced marketer with a history of success in both the B2C and B2B sectors. Skilled in digital strategy, e-commerce, social media, and generally connecting people, she is now venturing into the crypto and gaming community. After a short modelling career, Ayalies pursued a degree in Graphic Design, and then went on to earn a Master’s degree in Media Psychology, which she graduated with honours. Growing up with two gamer-brothers, she’s been around games her whole life. Combined with a strong affinity for IT and a feminine perspective, Ayalies is a perfect addition to the team

Konstantin Gorskov
Xaya - Web Developer - Co-Founder
Konstantin Gorskov
Xaya - Web Developer - Co-Founder

has 10 years of experience in IT and game development. He has worked as a freelance game developer for several years on various projects and gained a road set of skills. Konstantin follows the development cycles of all major game engines and game development software in order to help him manage technical  solutions of various magnitudes. He is valued for his deep knowledge on game production, pipelines, and his versatility. As an indie developer, Konstantin  released his own RPG game, which was Greenlit on Steam in 2015. Konstantin is adept in various programming languages, including C++, C#, PHP, and Java, and has deep knowledge and experience with the Unreal and Unity game engines.

ADVISORS

Richard Kastelein
Advisor in: Xaya
Richard Kastelein
Advisor in: Xaya

is the founder of industry publication Blockchain News, partner at ICO services collective CryptoAsset Design Group, director of education company Blockchain Partners (Oracle Partner), an ICO event organiser, and an award-winning publisher and entrepreneur. He sits on the advisory boards of half a dozen Blockchain startups (ICOs), has written over 1400 articles on Blockchain technology at Blockchain News, and has also published on ICOs in Harvard Business Review and VentureBeat. Richard has spoken (keynotes and panels) on Blockchain in Amsterdam, Antwerp, Barcelona, Beijing, Brussels, Bucharest, Dubai, Eindhoven, Gdansk, Groningen, the Hague, Helsinki, London, Manchester, Minsk, Nairobi, Nanchang, San Mateo, Shanghai, Tel Aviv, Venice, and Zurich.

Jonathan Galea
Advisor in: Xaya
Jonathan Galea
Advisor in: Xaya

has considerable experience in the blockchain sector of over four years ranging from a close study on the developing regulation in the area to hands-on experience in the technical and economic aspects of cryptocurrencies. Jonathan’s LL.D. (Doctorate of Laws) thesis was titled “The Effect of Bitcoin on Money Laundering Law”, which was completed in May 2015. He has also participated as a keynote speaker in several international conferences, covering the legal, technical and economic aspects thereof. Jonathan’s expertise consists of legal advice on ICOs and regulatory matters related to blockchain technologies and cryptocurrencies in general as well as technical advice on blockchains and platforms built on top of them. Jonathan is also the president of Bitmalta, the first non-profit association in Malta dedicated to advocating the blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies with particular focus on the Maltese islands.

Nick Colosimo
Advisor in: Xaya
Nick Colosimo
Advisor in: Xaya

has over 27 years of experience in research, development, innovation, and business development, taking ideas from the back of an envelope to their successful demonstration and the acquisition of revenues in excess of $100 million. He has successfully delivered some of the World’s most ground-breaking programmes from Surrogate Unmanned Aircraft to the World’s most advanced ‘mixed reality’ system first demonstrated in 2013. He is the inventor of over 40 published patents including a novel form of cyber resilient system architecture using a form of ‘voting cryptography’ which he devised before the existence of blockchain technology. Nick is now a business strategist and futurist providing direction and consultancy. He is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering & Technology, a Fellow of the UK’s professional innovation body ― the Institute of Innovation and Knowledge Exchange, and he is a Chartered Engineer. He is a Visiting Professor at Cranfield University and holds graduate and post graduate qualifications in computing, applied physics and electronics, mechatronics and other subjects.

Yen Nyugen
Advisor in: Xaya
Yen Nyugen
Advisor in: Xaya

received her doctorate in Finance from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. Her research interests cover financial development, corporate finance, corporate governance, market microstructure, fin-tech, and cryptocurrencies. She teaches finance as an Assistant Professor at St. Francis Xavier University, Canada. She has 6 years working experience in various roles in auditing, insurance and fund management in Vietnam. Yen first became involved with the cryptocurrency community in 2013 and was one of the first Huntercoin players.

Jon NEVERDIE Jacobs
Advisor in: Xaya
Jon NEVERDIE Jacobs
Advisor in: Xaya

Neverdie: Inside Entropia Universe he created the iconic avatar NEVERDIE and he became the first gamer to make a million dollars inside a Virtual World. Jon’s Club NEVERDIE made the 2008 Guinness Book of World Records as the most valuable virtual item. Jon founded NEVERDIE Studios and has worked with Michael Jackson, Lemmy and Universal Studios bringing KING KONG, ZOMBIE KONG and The THING to Virtual Reality. NEVERDIE Studios developed and operates the ROCKtropia Virtual World, the first and only MMORPG to fully disrupt all existing gaming business models by providing real gamified jobs that pay any user $10 per month to play. In 2016 Jon was elected the first President of Virtual Reality with a mission to create a billion jobs in VR. In 2017 Jon launched the NEVERDIE Coin and the Teleporter Token on the Ethereum Blockchain to facilitate virtual world democracy and finance development of cross platform blockchain games and DApps including AmeVRica and Payatar to drive the growth of a decentralized trillion dollar virtual goods economy.

Rudy Koch
Advisor in: Xaya
Rudy Koch
Advisor in: Xaya

Rudy Koch is the senior producer for World of Warcraft, Blizzard. He is a 10 year veteran of the games industry with hands on game development experience. He has played a key role in shipping some of the most prolific games in the industry for Disney, Activision, and most recently Blizzard. His portfolio includes Call of Duty, World of Warcraft, Skylanders, Club Penguin, and a handful of #1 mobile games, including Skylanders Battlecast which was awarded “Best Game of 2016” by Apple.<br><br>He prides himself on being on the forefront of innovation in the games industry, and loves to get inspired by emerging paradigms and technology that creates new ways to deliver game experiences to audiences around the world.

Rating from our Experts
  • Code / Prototype / MVP 8.9
    8.9/10
  • Team (experience and reputation) 9.1
    9.1/10
  • Concept / Vision (road map, market, whitepaper) 9.2
    9.2/10
  • Token (economic model, sale procedure, distribution) 9.4
    9.4/10
  • Marketing (social media, messengers, mass media) 9.1
    9.1/10
  • Advisory Board 8.9
    8.9/10

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Overall
9.1/10
9.1/10
9.08/10
Comments Rating 9.08/10 (7 reviews)

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  • 9/10
    Code / Prototype / MVP - 9/10
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    Team (experience and reputation) - 9/10
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    Concept / Vision (road map, market, whitepaper) - 9/10
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    Token (economic model, sale procedure, distribution) - 9.5/10
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    Marketing (social media, messengers, mass media) - 9/10
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    Advisory Board - 9/10

Good luck moving forward and good luck in your ICO.

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  • 9/10
    Code / Prototype / MVP - 9/10
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XAYA is very interesting and necessary project i hope ACT will become a success.

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  • 9/10
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    Team (experience and reputation) - 9/10
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    Concept / Vision (road map, market, whitepaper) - 9/10
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    Token (economic model, sale procedure, distribution) - 9.5/10
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    Marketing (social media, messengers, mass media) - 9.5/10
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    Advisory Board - 9/10

I think it’s good idea and i like it, interesting project i will follow this.

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  • 8.5/10
    Code / Prototype / MVP - 8.5/10
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    Team (experience and reputation) - 9/10
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    Concept / Vision (road map, market, whitepaper) - 9/10
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    Token (economic model, sale procedure, distribution) - 9/10
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    Marketing (social media, messengers, mass media) - 9/10
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    Advisory Board - 9/10

After reading your whitepaper am totally supporting your project.

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  • 8.5/10
    Code / Prototype / MVP - 8.5/10
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    Team (experience and reputation) - 9/10
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    Concept / Vision (road map, market, whitepaper) - 9/10
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    Token (economic model, sale procedure, distribution) - 9/10
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    Marketing (social media, messengers, mass media) - 9/10
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    Advisory Board - 9/10

Beautiful looking project, guys! Best of luck to you!

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  • 9/10
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    Concept / Vision (road map, market, whitepaper) - 9.5/10
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    Token (economic model, sale procedure, distribution) - 9.5/10
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    Marketing (social media, messengers, mass media) - 9.5/10
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    Advisory Board - 9.5/10

We need more of these, good concept!

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  • 8.5/10
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    Concept / Vision (road map, market, whitepaper) - 9/10
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    Token (economic model, sale procedure, distribution) - 9/10
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    Marketing (social media, messengers, mass media) - 9/10
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    Advisory Board - 9/10

The service right fit by leverage blockchain technology.

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