ETHCapeTown Hack: Learn to Play with Bonding Curves

Benjamin Scholtz
May 20 · 9 min read

“Capture The Block”, and how play became a powerful tool for understanding bonding curves.

Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash
The “Capture The Block” team — Chi Chi taking centre stage

TL;DR

Capture The Block gameplay demo

Do we still play?

Ready to play with bonding curves?

https://medium.com/@PeterDiamandis/5-stages-of-the-hype-cycle-5fbae2daf821

Capture The Block: What makes a game fun?

Game tiling

Newton’s Laws of bonding curves…

Flappy Birds gameplay example

The gameplay & game theory

Gameplay gif

Gameplay parameters

Optimising incentives

Pay-off matrix

The stack

Future features

Key takeaways

In conclusion, and back to work

References


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Benjamin Scholtz

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Mechatronics engineer, Software developer at Linum Labs ~ Molecule & Protea

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