At Altcoin Fantasy, we’re big believers in the power of blockchain and crypto gaming being the catalyst for mainstream adoption. That’s why we joined the Blockchain Gaming Alliance (BGA) and that’s why we’re also opening our platform to help other blockchain and crypto games. We are offering all BGA members the opportunity to host a fantasy trading competition on our platform for free (normally $1,500+ USD) to get in front of our users and build more brand awareness of your game and acquire users from our community.

If you aren’t familiar with Altcoin Fantasy, we are a crypto trading simulation…


By Altcoin Fantasy on Altcoin Academy

It was October 2017 when a friend called and asked if I knew where to get Bitcoin because he wanted to buy $20,000 of it. Fast forward to December 2017 and this same friend and I were having dinner with a group of friends.


What is Stablecoin?

A stablecoin is a cryptocurrency that is backed by another stable asset such as fiat currency (USD, EUR, JPY, etc), gold and commodities. This is done to reduce the volatility of the coin by backing it with something that has a stable value.

What Are The Benefits Of Stablecoins?

Stablecoins were created in order to minimize the volatility of cryptocurrencies. It allows people to use a cryptocurrency that is stabilized and pegged to a specific value. …


By Altcoin Fantasy on Altcoin Academy

If you’ve stumbled into the world of blockchain and crypto, you’ve realized there are numerous terms you’ve likely never heard of and you’re not sure what the heck it means (and you’re probably too afraid to ask).

We include the most popular definitions you will need to know to navigate your way around the cryptoverse.

Slang

  • Fear, Uncertainty, And Doubt (FUD)

The term traditionally means spreading doubts about a competitor’s product but in crypto, it means spreading fear, uncertainty or doubt about a specific blockchain project.

  • Hold On For Dear Life (HODL)

This is slang in the crypto community which refers…


What Is An Altcoin?

You’ve likely heard of Bitcoin but have you heard of an altcoin? Bitcoin was the original cryptocurrency and all other cryptocurrencies that followed were meant to either replace Bitcoin or at least improve upon its use. The term comes from the words “alternative” and “coin” and refers to a Bitcoin alternative, which is essentially every cryptocurrency except for Bitcoin. There are almost 2,000 altcoins that exist today.


What is a stablecoin?

A stablecoin is a cryptocurrency that is backed by another stable asset such as fiat currency (USD, EUR, JPY etc), gold and commodities. This is done to reduce the volatility of the coin by backing it with something that has a stable value.

What are the benefits of stablecoins?

Stablecoins were created in order to minimize the volatility of cryptocurrencies. It allows people to use a cryptocurrency that is stabilized and pegged to a specific value. …


You’ve likely heard of Bitcoin but have you heard of an altcoin? Bitcoin was the original cryptocurrency and all other cryptocurrencies that followed were meant to either replace Bitcoin or at least improve upon its use. The term comes from the words “alternative” and “coin” and refers to a Bitcoin alternative, which is essentially every cryptocurrency except for Bitcoin. There are almost 2,000 altcoins that exist today.

How do altcoins differ from Bitcoin?

Bitcoin’s framework is open source, meaning it’s public and accessible to everyone for use. Many altcoins, especially the first altcoins, use the same framework as Bitcoin. This…


If you’ve stumbled into the world of blockchain and crypto, you’ve realized there are numerous terms you’ve likely never heard of and you’re not sure what the heck it means (and you’re probably too afraid to ask).

We include the most popular definitions you will need to know to navigate your way around the cryptoverse.

Slang

  • Fear, uncertainty and doubt (FUD)

The term traditionally means spreading doubts about a competitor’s product but in crypto it means spreading fear, uncertainty or doubt about a specific blockchain project.

  • Hold on for dear life (HODL)

This is slang in the crypto community which refers…


Bitcoin craze

It was October 2017 when a friend called and asked if I knew where to get Bitcoin because he wanted to buy $20,000 of it. Fast forward to December 2017 and this same friend and I were having dinner with a group of friends.

All throughout dinner, the conversation revolved around how much Bitcoin he had purchased (he was a crypto millionaire on paper) and how he could get more. At the end of dinner, he turned to me and asked, “Hey, can you spot me for dinner? I put all my money into Bitcoin.”

This represented the height of…


Do you feel like the price of stablecoins is much too stable and boring? Do you crave the excitement and adrenaline rush of seeing your cryptocurrencies lose 98% in value? We’re giving you the opportunity to fix the problem of stablecoins being too safe by allowing you to create your very own stable shitcoin!

Enter the Ultimate Stable Shitcoin Contest and use only shitcoins to back your stablecoin with. The top 3 stablecoins that perform the worst will win real crypto prizes!

Ultimate Stable Shitcoin Contest!

Here’s all the details you need to know:

Contest start date: April 1, 2019, 12:00AM PST

Contest end…

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