Lepricon Passes Soft Cap – Operations Begin

Hong Kong, 17 February 2021 – Lepricon Technologies, a community-governed prediction games platform, announced that they had achieved their soft-cap target. Lepricon now has access to the funds and is immediately commencing operations to launch the gaming platform by the first quarter of 2021. Several significant funds are participating, including: Genesis Block Ventures Signal Ventures Plutus.VC DoublePeak Group SMO Capital

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Amber Urquhart to Join Lepricon as Head of Partnerships and Council Member

Hong Kong, 29 Jan 2021 — Lepricon Technologies, a community-governed prediction games platform, announced today the appointment of Amber Urquhart as Head of Partnerships effective immediately. Amber will oversee the development and implementation of all of Lepricon’s partnerships with companies ranging from decentralized exchanges to game developers who create content for the Lepricon platform. She will also become the third member

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Genesis Block Ventures Invests in DeFi Prediction Games Platform Lepricon

Full-service investment company Genesis Block Ventures (GBV) announces an investment in Lepricon, a community-governed prediction games platform that allows stakers, developers, and gamers to enjoy the benefits of DeFi in a gamified way. Founded by serial entrepreneur Joshua Galloway, Lepricon uniquely combines the elements of gamified DeFi, liquidity pool, prediction, games, and non-fungible tokens (NFTs). It seeks to unlock and realise

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We’re not Casual; We’re Hyper-Casual

Lepricon’s prediction for a hyper-casual gaming future In our increasingly busy lives, one segment of the gaming industry continues to grow as the need for play, combined with the constraints of time and difficulty, drives the rise of hyper-casual gaming. With low barriers to entry and gameplay requiring very little preparation and time commitment, hyper-casual games are the go-to choice

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Non-Fungible Tokens and Lepricon

What is an NFT? Simple. It is the opposite of a cryptographic currency or token. Suppose one bitcoin is interchangeable with any of the other 20,999,999 bitcoins. In that case, one NFT is unique, and no other digital asset exists that somebody can exchange for it for the same benefit. In an analogy with the physical world, there are a

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Two Sides of a Coin

In my previous articles, Welcome to Lepricon, Where Blockchain and Gaming Collide, and Wherefore Art DAO, Lepricon?, I made the point that Lepricon is not about blockchain; it’s about entertainment. In this article, I want to explore what that means in practice. I also want to discuss how this fits into a larger picture, one where the solutions to real-world needs and desires

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Wherefore Art DAO, Lepricon?

One of the most significant developments in blockchain technology and smart contracts has been the origination of a game-changing concept in corporate structure; the DAO. In this context, I am not referring to The Genesis DAO, also known as The DAO, although I will turn to this subject later. The lessons the market learned from the collapse of The DAO

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Where Gaming and Blockchain Collide

In my first article, I gave a brief introduction to the Lepricon project. In this article, I would like to talk about how my background in video games led to the idea for Lepricon and why I believe so passionately that gaming and gamification are essential to the general acceptance of digital currencies and blockchain in the future. Thus, the story

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