Web3 RPG Guild of Guardians Partners with Prominent eSports Organizations

Jethro Sandico

Sep. 16, 2022

Fantasy/action Role-Playing Game (RPG) Guild of Guardians (GoG) partnered with eight prominent pro eSports organizations, the Web3-based title announced on September 15, 2022.

Joining the multi-year partnership are as follows: Cloud9, Fnatic, Navi, Ninjas in Pyjamas, NRG, SK Gaming, T1, and Team Liquid. The brands will be represented as playable and tradable in-game characters.

Five of the partner organizations belong to the top 10 most valuable eSports teams in 2022 (per Forbes). Collectively, the eight entities have a total valuation of almost $2 billion.

The team-up aims to further the development of Web3 gaming. Moreover, it will also introduce Guild of Guardians to some of the biggest eSports communities in the world.

Guild of Guardians

Guild of Guardians laid out some of its Esports plans in three phases:

  • Phase 1 – IP Integration: Phase 1 aims to “natively integrate” the Esports companies into the Guild of Guardians universe. In this phase, the aforementioned Esports brands will be represented in GoG as collectible, tradable, and playable characters.
  • Phase 2 – Leaderboard Competitions: The second Phase will introduce a democratized system that allows any player from any part of the world to compete and climb up the global leaderboard. 
  • Phase 3 – New Content / Modes: Since guilds are a “core part” of the game, the team will add new content and modes that involve more social interaction. This includes cooperation and competition between players and guilds.

About Guild of Guardians

Guild of Guardians is a mobile RPG developed by Web3-focused game company Immutable. Combining elements of action and fantasy. The game allows players to select from characters such as elves, orcs, mages, and warriors, to name a few. 

The primary goal of the game is to form teams of heroes. Players can use them to face challenges and collect resources in the dungeons. Participants can use the resources to create profitable items and even heroes.

As the game progresses, players will have to work together with other participants to accomplish more difficult goals. GoG requires the formation of guilds to surmount some of the most challenging tasks, or defeat the strongest enemies in the game.

Guild of Guardians employs a Play-and-Earn system. Ways to earn money from the game include Guild Crafting, Hero Merging, Daily Gems Rewards, Leaderboard Prizes, and many more.

The game utilizes the ERC-20 token Guild of Guardians Gems ($GOG). Basically, the token is the core of the GoG universe and can be earned by playing the game. Players can use $GOG for active staking and payment, or as a governance token.

As of this writing, $GOG is trading at $0.1618, with a $7,805,550 market cap, and a 24-hour volume of $3,904,846 (per CoinMarketCap)

Guild of Guardians Chart

About Immutable

Immutable is a game dev company that focuses on NFT-based titles. The company gained prominence in the world of blockchain with games such as Guild of Guardians and Gods Unchained. Additionally, 

Immutable is behind Immutable X which is a Layer 2 scaling solution fully secured by Ethereum.

Headed by game director Chris Clay (formerly of Magic: The Gathering Arena), Immutable is composed of a team of experienced industry professionals. The company’s talents have worked with the likes of EA Games, Lucasfilm, and Riot Games, as well as titles such as Assassin’s Creed, Lord of the Rings, and Star Wars, among others.