By Alice Leetham
The brand new ATRI token is now obtainable on Bitcoin.com for $0.25
Atari announced yesterday the launch of their public token sale. Atari, who’re finest recognized for his or her portfolio of greater than 200 video games, together with Asteroids and Pong, at the moment are targeted on making a blockchain primarily based ecosystem across the Atari model, with Atari Chain and the Atari pockets.
The ERC-20 Atari token (ATRI) is now obtainable on Bitcoin.com in change for BTC, LTC, BCH, ETH and USDT. Will probably be obtainable at $0.25 per ATRI till the exhausting cap of $1,000,000 is met, in line with a press release by Bitcoin.com.
CEO of Atari Chain, Fred Chesnais, mentioned “The Atari Token staff, in collaboration with the bitcoin.com staff, have been working tirelessly over these [sic] the course of the final month to deliver the Atari Token to the general public, we’re extraordinarily happy to lastly have the ability to share all of our exhausting work with you. That is solely step one in our journey in creating the token of reference for the interactive leisure trade.”
The general public sale takes the type of an Preliminary Change Providing (IEO), which differs from an Preliminary Coin Providing (ICO) in that the fundraising is carried out by an change as an alternative of by the mission staff themselves.
Bitcoin.com Change CEO, Danish Chaudhry, commented “Atari’s mark on the videogame trade is only the start. From asserting this IEO round a month in the past until at this time, the quantity of curiosity gathered was extremely vital, paving the way in which for the longer term of their respective trade. Atari will now, by way of the Atari Token, be on the market till the $1,000,000 worth has been met, the place the token will then be listed on Bitcoin.com Change for customers to retailer, entry and commerce.”
Atari has been steadily creating their token and establishing partnerships with trade leaders together with Native Gaming and Arkane Community to combine ATRI throughout the digital leisure ecosystem.
Over the previous month, each Atari and Bitcoin.com Change have been collaborating in advertising and marketing actions reminiscent of vodcasts, AMAs and social competitions to lift consciousness of the Atari Token, with the purpose of selling mass adoption.
Players will have the ability to use Atari Tokens for buying video games and in-game content material in addition to facilitating sensible contracts. Atari believes their token will probably be useful to different industries too, envisioning it being obtainable worldwide as a method of cost.