In The Exchange with KB, host Kirill Bensonoff continues his series of interviews with today’s top innovators and business leaders to know. In this latest episode, KB is joined by Marguerite deCourcelle, CEO of Blockade Games, Creators of the RPG Neon District.
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Marguerite deCourcelle is CEO of Blockade Games, Creators of the new RPG Neon District. She has built a career at the intersection of blockchain, art, and gaming, and is credited with creating the genre now known as “cryptopuzzles” for which she received international publicity. DeCourcelle has built numerous cryptocurrency communities, and launched Blockade Games in 2018, a blockchain game studio now developing Neon District, a Final Fantasy inspired cyberpunk RPG.
00:00 Introduction and welcome
01:30 First Bitcoin
04:59 A store of value
06:19 Artist or marketer?
10:38 Greed vs the perfect community
12:43 Blockade Games
14:46 Neon District
17:24 The future of gaming
19:02 Introducing NFT’s
22:07 NFT’s: Changing the paradigm
24:20 Earning by playing
28:37 Blockchain building challenges
31:37 Partnerships and blockchain agnosticism
34:12 What’s next for Blockade?
37:35 Lightning Round