Degen NUGGET (NUGGET) is a play-to-earn metaverse built on the Solana blockchain. Users have the opportunity to purchase their own islands and enter a Minecraft-style metaverse where they can mine their land, collect materials and resources, and engage in various activities such as building, crafting, farming, staking, and renting to earn NUGGETS and DGOLD. The ecosystem aims to create the most accessible and fun play-to-earn game on any blockchain, combining elements of Decentraland, Minecraft, and Solana.
Degen Islands offers players the ability to mine their land for materials like stone, wood, iron, as well as NUGGETS and even DGOLD. These materials can be used to build structures, such as houses or monuments. Additionally, players can create farms on their islands to generate a renewable supply of materials and NUGGETS. The Degen Islands Marketplace provides a central market where players and creators can manage and trade their assets, including materials, gems, tools, custom items, and even islands.
The Degen Islands ecosystem features a multi-token economy that includes NUGGETS and DGOLD. NUGGETS serve as the in-game currency for transactions within the metaverse, while DGOLD is the governance token used throughout the ecosystem. The team behind Degen Islands, Degenerates Ltd, is a UK-based web3 games and technology company. The founders, Matt Thornhill, Ben Keogh, and Robert Watson, bring over 20 years of experience in digital product design, user experience, and software engineering.