The Exchange with KB Podcast

Marguerite deCourcelle- Episode 18

The Art of Gaming, NFT’s and Blockchain -The Exchange with Marguerite deCourcelle

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.

Learn more about our guest:

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.

Visit: and follow her on Twitter: @coin_artist 


00:00 Introduction and welcome

01:30 First Bitcoin

04:59 A store of value

06:19 Artist or marketer?

07:40 Decred 

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

40:20 Conclusion

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