5 Best DApps in 2018
DApp is an abbreviation for a decentralized application. Such applications have two parts:
- backend code (a “smart contract”) that runs on a decentralized peer-to-peer network, and
- frontend code that runs inside a browser and provides access to the application.
Here are some of the top examples to enjoy in 2018!
First and foremost, this is the DApp that brought countless users to Ethereum platform and went truly viral the last year.
Who doesn’t adore Internet cats these days? While memes are always an excellent source of entertainment, the pets available at CryptoKitties are taking things to the next level.
Similar to PetVille or Sylestia, users can raise their very own digital cat from standard breeds to full-on dragon cats. The idea is to collect them, breed new species, and shower them with love. This Tamagotchi type game is available fully decentralized, and cryptocurrency ready.
Etherbots is a Robot Wars inspired game where you collect parts and weapons, forge dynamic robots, and use them to battle others on the platform.
EtherRockets is a DApp game, allowing you to collect digital rockets and compete with them entirely through the Ethereum Blockchain.
Buy, sell, or trade your CryptoCelebrity Smart Contract like it was a traditional collectible using blockchain technology. Be the only person in the world to own Smart Contracts for well-known personalities such as Angelina Jolie, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Vladimir Putin!
On The Horizon
Developers are rapidly taking advantage of the decentralized system to create fun and groundbreaking DApps. While some are for mere amusement, it’s easy to see how crowdsourcing information and creating new decentralized networks can benefit the world.
What is your favourite DApp?