After months of teasing, leaks, and rumors that had been going around in the community about the new version of Axie Infinity, Sky Mavis has finally released the launch date and the official gameplay trailer of the game. The trailer is truly promising and is bombarded with loads of information given to all the players waiting for the game. The new version is really like an entirely different version from the original.
It has new visuals, new designs, new game mode, and a much better experience with the game. We can see in the trailer that the whole user interface of the game has also changed as well, there is also a way to connect with friends online within the game! There will also be a new feature which are card upgrades that can be utilized to make your team stronger and climb the leaderboard. The trailer also presented a new mode where players gets to diverse in the world of Lunacian and a discover the amazing world of Axie Infinity.
Art styles, animations and game designs were not the only one changed in the new upcoming version of Axie Infinity, move sets, game mechanics are changed as well as adding a new system to the game. The developer team of Axie Infinity, Sky mavis added new features such as runes/charms, the new Rage mechanic, and more. We do not have an idea to which what these features are, and what they do in the game. Although they announced that on April 2, 2022, 10 am EST they will be having a stream on their official twitch account showcasing full gameplay of the alpha version of Origin. This will be a great opportunity for players to have an early look of what the game will be instead of waiting a few more days for it to come out. Other than that, we can expect that although the game will launch in a matter of days, it still a soft launch. This means that the game will only be available to a limited amount of people.
This new update will surely be the biggest update the community has seen in Axie Infinity. It will change the whole course of what we know about the game so far and make it into something that we can all enjoy together while earning at the same time. We can also expect the game to be more competitive than ever with the whole new leaderboard and ranking system as seen from the trailer and announcements from Sky Mavis.
This version of Axie Infinity might also be able to make a way for it to enter the mainstream of gaming, wherein it can be an official Esports game that many people will pay attention to just like League of Legends, Pokemon, Smash brothers and more. It truly shows what the founder of Sky Mavis “Jihoz” envisioned Axie Infinity to be. A game that will be more than a play to earn game. Based on everything we know so far we can assume that after the new update, Axie Infinity will be more than an NFT game. It is approaching to be something that will be enjoyed by gamers and traders from crypto alike.