Xaya: The ultimate blockchain gaming platform
The Gaming Platform, the result of several years of research and development into Blockchain gaming by the original pioneers
CEO - Co-Founder
has over 20 years of experience in IT, computing, and computer gaming. He was one of the earliest pioneers to capitalise upon the sale of virtual items in massively multiplayer online (MMO) games. He was instrumental in the success of Namecoin, supporting the cryptocurrency at a time when development had stalled. Andrew has run a successful IT and computing business and provided advanced ‘dialler systems’ development and consultancy to small and medium enterprises (SME) and moderately sized companies. He is the founder of the Huntercoin experiment which led the World in demonstrating the art of the possible with blockchain technology, achieving the World’s first game built on the blockchain, the World’s first server-less / decentralised MMO game, the World’s first ‘human mineable’ cryptocurrency, and the World’s first provably fair MMO game. Andrew is a self-taught entrepreneur who has successfully capitalised on a number of technology trends but is now focused on bringing whole new game universes and their trading systems to life and the mass market. He goes by the name snailbrain on the crypto forums.
CTO - Co-Founder
Daniel Kraft studied mathematics and physics at the University of Graz, Austria, where he obtained two Master's degrees in Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics. He then wrote his PhD thesis about shape optimisation with the level-set method, and obtained his degree with distinction in the IGDK 1754 doctoral program (collaboration between the University of Graz and the Technical University of Munich). Daniel has published eight scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals so far in various fields, from geometric measure theory to blockchain technology. He has been involved in cryptocurrency development since 2013, and has been the lead blockchain developer for the revolutionary Namecoin and Huntercoin projects since 2014. He has also contributed to free software from Firefox, GCC and GNU Octave to Bitcoin Core. After leaving his senior developer role at Google Zurich to work full time on the XAYA project, Daniel wishes to further develop and innovate in blockchain technology.
Lead Game, Web Developer - Co-Founder
has 10 years of experience in IT and game development. He has worked as a freelance game developer for several years on various projects and gained a road set of skills. Konstantin follows the development cycles of all major game engines and game development software in order to help him manage technical solutions of various magnitudes. He is valued for his deep knowledge on game production, pipelines, and his versatility. As an indie developer, Konstantin released his own RPG game, which was Greenlit on Steam in 2015. Konstantin is adept in various programming languages, including C++, C#, PHP, and Java, and has deep knowledge and experience with the Unreal and Unity game engines.
Business Development, Branding - Co Founder
has over 17 years of experience in business development, marketing and design. Bas’ entrepreneurship has journeyed through a variety of markets, ranging from gaming and software to the retail market, and pioneering in the industrial field of hydrogen gas and thermoelectric applications in the durable energy sector. His interest in cryptocurrencies began in 2012. Since then he has been involved in the development of exchange, gaming, and other software projects. Bas now brings his broad experience in business, design and cryptocurrency development to the XAYA team.
Copywriter and Community Management
is an award winning software author, entrepreneur, marketer, trader, and recipient of the Australian Governor-General’s Bravery Medal. His audio software for musicians has received multiple awards, but the bulk of his software has been custom utilities, such as n-ary Cartesian product software for mobile AI corpus creation. Ryan’s clients have included Fortune 100 companies, mobile phone manufacturers, as well as many online game studios; he has 12 years of experience working on different genres of online games. Ryan first heard of Bitcoin when the Satoshi paper was first released, and finally bought his first Bitcoins in 2013.
is the founder of industry publication Blockchain News, partner at ICO services collective CryptoAsset Design Group, director of education company Blockchain Partners (Oracle Partner), an ICO event organiser, and an award-winning publisher and entrepreneur. He sits on the advisory boards of half a dozen Blockchain startups (ICOs), has written over 1400 articles on Blockchain technology at Blockchain News, and has also published on ICOs in Harvard Business Review and VentureBeat. Richard has spoken (keynotes and panels) on Blockchain in Amsterdam, Antwerp, Barcelona, Beijing, Brussels, Bucharest, Dubai, Eindhoven, Gdansk, Groningen, the Hague, Helsinki, London, Manchester, Minsk, Nairobi, Nanchang, San Mateo, Shanghai, Tel Aviv, Venice, and Zurich.
has considerable experience in the blockchain sector of over four years ranging from a close study on the developing regulation in the area to hands-on experience in the technical and economic aspects of cryptocurrencies. Jonathan’s LL.D. (Doctorate of Laws) thesis was titled “The Effect of Bitcoin on Money Laundering Law”, which was completed in May 2015. He has also participated as a keynote speaker in several international conferences, covering the legal, technical and economic aspects thereof. Jonathan’s expertise consists of legal advice on ICOs and regulatory matters related to blockchain technologies and cryptocurrencies in general as well as technical advice on blockchains and platforms built on top of them. Jonathan is also the president of Bitmalta, the first non-profit association in Malta dedicated to advocating the blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies with particular focus on the Maltese islands.
has over 27 years of experience in research, development, innovation, and business development, taking ideas from the back of an envelope to their successful demonstration and the acquisition of revenues in excess of $100 million. He has successfully delivered some of the World’s most ground-breaking programmes from Surrogate Unmanned Aircraft to the World’s most advanced ‘mixed reality’ system first demonstrated in 2013. He is the inventor of over 40 published patents including a novel form of cyber resilient system architecture using a form of ‘voting cryptography’ which he devised before the existence of blockchain technology. Nick is now a business strategist and futurist providing direction and consultancy. He is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering & Technology, a Fellow of the UK’s professional innovation body ― the Institute of Innovation and Knowledge Exchange, and he is a Chartered Engineer. He is a Visiting Professor at Cranfield University and holds graduate and post graduate qualifications in computing, applied physics and electronics, mechatronics and other subjects.
received her doctorate in Finance from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. Her research interests cover financial development, corporate finance, corporate governance, market microstructure, fin-tech, and cryptocurrencies. She teaches finance as an Assistant Professor at St. Francis Xavier University, Canada. She has 6 years working experience in various roles in auditing, insurance and fund management in Vietnam. Yen first became involved with the cryptocurrency community in 2013 and was one of the first Huntercoin players.
Neverdie: Inside Entropia Universe he created the iconic avatar NEVERDIE and he became the first gamer to make a million dollars inside a Virtual World. Jon’s Club NEVERDIE made the 2008 Guinness Book of World Records as the most valuable virtual item. Jon founded NEVERDIE Studios and has worked with Michael Jackson, Lemmy and Universal Studios bringing KING KONG, ZOMBIE KONG and The THING to Virtual Reality. NEVERDIE Studios developed and operates the ROCKtropia Virtual World, the first and only MMORPG to fully disrupt all existing gaming business models by providing real gamified jobs that pay any user $10 per month to play. In 2016 Jon was elected the first President of Virtual Reality with a mission to create a billion jobs in VR. In 2017 Jon launched the NEVERDIE Coin and the Teleporter Token on the Ethereum Blockchain to facilitate virtual world democracy and finance development of cross platform blockchain games and DApps including AmeVRica and Payatar to drive the growth of a decentralized trillion dollar virtual goods economy.
- Crowdsale (40.5%)
- Proof of work (40%)
- Company reserved (10%)
- Advisors/Others (1.5%)
- Huntercoin snapshot (4.5%)
- Bonus Campaign (3.5%)
- Business development and operational costs (30%)
- Game development (internal and external) (30%)
- Team and founders (8%)
- Marketing (23%)
- Advisores and partners (5%)
- Legal (4%)
Cost of the token1000 tokens for 0.02 btc
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Discounts and Bonuses
Main Sale Stage 2:
Coins Available ~115,000,000 CHI
Price 0.00002 BTC/CHI
Date Start 5th September 2018
Duration 5 Weeks
Stage 2 will only take place if Stage 1 Sells out. Otherwise these coins will be burned along with all other unsold coins.
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What is XAYA?
The Ultimate Blockchain Gaming Platform, the result of several years of research and development into Blockchain gaming by the original pioneers.
What blockchain is it based on?
The XAYA blockchain is custom built with elements from Bitcoin Core and Namecoin. Much of the technology will be built around Game Channels, an invention by the XAYA team in 2015 for scalable, fast, secure and provably fair game universes that run on the blockchain.
Is there a Coin or Token Sale?
The Presale ended with over $2.5million CHI sold. The Main Sale starts on August the 29th.
What is the minimum amount of fiat to take part in the sale?
The minimum is 200 EUR.
What is the hard cap?
There will be a maximum of 150,000,000 (150 million) tokens available in the Token Exchange Periods. Unsold coins will be burned.
Who is the Team behind XAYA?
The team behind XAYA consists of the original creators of blockchain gaming in 2013. The lead Namecoin and Huntercoin developers, and actual blockchain experts, not smart contract developers. Check the about section for more details.