Blockchain Tycoon is the cryptocurrency simulation/tycoon game where you build your own crypto mining warehouses around the world. Start small, grow your business, HODL, and sell high.
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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“We want to listen to the community to include more features and make improvements on gameplay to create a better game than it is originally designed.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“We expect the game to be in Early Access for at least six months.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

  • Improvements on game balance
  • Improved usability
  • Experimental game modes
  • Multiple coins
  • GUI improvements
  • Nicer graphics
  • More balanced research tree

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“It is fully playable and multiple warehouses can be built. There are several GPU and ASIC hardware units that can be used to mine coins. Research tree, warehouse expansion, taking loans, and coin exchange also works.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“Price will increase as more content is added to the game.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“We are ready to listen the community feedback on all features of the game. We plan to include features requested by the community in future updates. Regular updates and improvements will be announced on the Steam Community pages. We always want to hear your opinion.”
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August 13

How Events and Difficulty Change the Game

Hello everyone,

It’s been less than a week since the Blockchain Tycoon was released for Early Access. The first thing we’ve been working on is the first set of fixes that will be available soon.

Some notes and explanations regarding the feedback:
  • Main goal of the first Early Access version is to show how the game works and its core mechanics.

  • The game includes other miners in the simulated world. The difficulty you select at the beginning of a game determines how aggressive other miners will be while mining the cryptocurrency. Difficulty settings strongly effects the worldwide hash rate count. If you select the HARD mode, there will be multiple times more miners in the world compared to EASY difficulty. Less miners (or total hash rate in the world) means you can mine more coins.

  • There are market events that increases or decreases the price of a coin. Since this was the first version, price events start after the first year. The reasoning behind having no events in the first year was to allow player some time to build and grow its business before the coin price suddenly hits from $1500 to $20 (as an example). It might be changed in the future according to difficulty settings. These events are called ‘major’ events and they effect the price greatly. The game will also have minor events that will change the price weekly, monthly. When both of them combined, major events will serve as an indicator for state of the economy and minor events will be smaller scale events like someone tweeting about a coin or a country banning a coin.

  • There is an error in the price of the daily consumed power in the world that will be fixed.

  • Monthly electric bills might be a little different for the same amount of power compared between months. This is because electric bill is calculated using the amount of power used daily using an approximation.
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August 8

Early Access Launch and Roadmap

Blockchain Tycoon is ready for Early Access. It will be available in a few hours.

Here is the development roadmap:



Steam OS and macOS versions are also in development and will be available as soon as they are finished.

Game will be available in 11 languages listed in store page. If you want to help translating game to your own language, let us know.

We hope everyone has a good time playing the game.
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About This Game

Blockchain Tycoon is the cryptocurrency simulation/tycoon game where you build your own crypto mining warehouses around the world. Start small, grow your business, HODL, and sell high.

Expansion

  • Build multiple warehouses around the world.
  • Expand warehouses by buying more rooms.

Research Tree

  • Hire experts to research new features.
  • Upgrade your hardware.

Realistic Mining Simulation

  • Hash rate and earned coin calculations are similar to real world.
  • Other miners in the simulated world are also mining coins. Earning coins gets harder as the competition becomes fierce.
  • Observe the market cap and mining statistics of the world.

Environment and Electricity

  • Warehouse environment effects electricity prices and cooling.
  • Pay the electricity bills for your usage.

Game Economy

  • Coin prices change everyday. Watch changes to make the highest profit.
  • Take loans to expand your business.

Conquer the world of blockchain.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7
    • Processor: Dual Core Processor
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 1 GB video RAM
    • Storage: 2 GB available space

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