ShapeShift CEO: Blockchain-based Games Ensure Future of Crypto, World of Warcraft Set As Example

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Yuri Molchan
The CEO of ShapeShift Exchange bets on crypto games in 2019
ShapeShift CEO: Blockchain-based Games Ensure Future of Crypto, World of Warcraft Set As Example
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Erik Voorhees who is in charge of the Shapeshift virtual exchange believes that next year the crypto industry ratings will go up thanks to Blockchain-powered video games and collectibles.

He gives an example of games like Ethereum-based MLB Crypto Baseball, CryptoKitties, CryptoBots and Tangle Farm, a decentralized IOTA game.

CEO of BitGuild gaming portal reckons that gamers appreciate crypto as nobody else  since electronic coins have been part of a significant amount of games for the last ten years, like World of Warcraft, for example.

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Yuri is a crypto journalist interested in technology and technical innovations. He has been in crypto since 2017. Believes that blockchain and cryptocurrencies have a potential to transform the world in the future in many of its aspects. ‘Hodls’ major cryptocurrencies and has written for multiple crypto media outlets. 

His articles have been quoted by such crypto influencers as Tyler Winklevoss, John McAfee, CZ Binance, Max Keiser, etc.

Currently Yuri is a news writer at U.Today and can be contacted at yuri.molchan@u.today.