Sky Mavis, the well-known studio behind play-to-earn games, is now launching its mobile game Axie Infinity: Origins on the Apple App Store. The game, which was first tested in Malaysia on Android devices, will now be available in several countries in Latin America and Asia first. Due to the launch, the native token AXS has seen strong price increases. What exactly Axie Infinity: Origins is about and how the new game by Sky Mavis will affect AXS' long-term performance will now be discussed in more detail below.
Axie Infinity now also in the Apple App Store
Axie Infinity: Origins is a card-based strategy game and part of the Axie Infinity game series, which also includes Axie Infinity: Homeland, Axie Classic, Axie Infinity: Raylights and Defenders of Lunacian Land. Originally, Axie Infinity: Origins was launched in December 2022 in Malaysia on the Google Play Store with limited functionality. This served as a test run to improve the game.
After positive feedback and increasing interest from users in different countries, Sky Mavis has decided to make Axie Infinity: Origins available through the Apple App Store in Latin American and Asian countries.
This is particularly promising as there is a strong affinity for crypto gaming in these countries, especially India, the Philippines, the United Arab Emirates, Vietnam, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Brazil, Peru, Argentina, Venezuela, Mexico, Chile, and Colombia.
Unique aspects of Axie Infinity: Origins
Axie Infinity: Origins has successfully passed Apple's review and is now available on the App Store. Notably, this is the first time Apple has allowed a game to use an externally purchased NFT in the App Store.
However, the starting characters in Axie Infinity: Origins are not NFTs, which means that players won't have to invest as they did in the original game. Instead, the characters are provided to players for free. Nevertheless, non-fungible tokens can be transferred to the app.
Also, only the Moonshard recipes are sold in the app. Players will need the desktop or Android version to use SLP recipes . There are also upgradeable starter axes that can be used in both adventure and arena modes. These Axie can be upgraded by earning in-game class badges and medals of honor, and their cards can be improved.
To celebrate these important milestones, the Axie Infinity team has launched a social content and App Store reviews contest to highlight the to highlight the passion of the community and encourage even wider distribution.
Axie Infinity Token (AXS) Price Rises After Apple App Store Launch Announcement
With the announcement of Axie Infinity: Origins' availability on the Apple App Store, the game's native token, AXS, saw an impressive surge. Following the announcement, the value of AXS rose over 24% to the day's high of $8.5.
Although the price subsequently corrected by 16.1% to $7.13, AXS was able to recover and closed the day with a gain of over 7.17%. Future important resistance levels for the bulls are at $8.48, $9.72 and $13.91.
Conclusion for Sky Marvis Axie Infinity: Origins in the Apple App Store
Axie Infinity's expansion to the Apple App Store in various countries represents an important step in the game's development. It is a clear sign of the interest and potential that lies in the combination of cryptocurrencies and gaming, especially in the markets of Latin America and Asia.
Sky Mavis' progress with Axie Infinity: Origins and the game's successful integration into the Apple App Store. indicate a positive future for the play-to-earn model. With AXS continuing to show strong price movements, Axie Infinity could continue to play a prominent role in the gaming industry and in the world of cryptocurrencies.