Hemis & Scalability – How much do we need?

Scalability remains a paramount challenge for blockchain projects, especially for platforms specialising in gaming like Hemis. The term ‘transactions per second’ (TPS) measures how many transactions a network can handle each second, a critical indicator of its efficiency and usability. For gaming platforms, high TPS can enhance user experience by…

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The New Hemis Testnet

We’re excited to announce the launch of a new testnet for the Hemis blockchain. This development marks a significant milestone in our journey towards releasing Gamemaster nodes and Probabilistic Transactions (PTX). What is a Testnet? A testnet, short for “test network,” is an essential tool in blockchain development. It’s a…

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The Complexities of Using Ethereum for Simple Wagers: A Case Study on Tossing a Coin for an NFT

Introduction Blockchain technology has often been touted as having the potential to revolutionise various sectors by providing a decentralized platform for secure and transparent transactions. Ethereum, in particular, has been at the forefront, enabling not only financial transactions but also complex applications through smart contracts. However, the use of Ethereum…

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Understanding Gamemaster Nodes: A Core Component of the Hemis Ecosystem

Gamemaster nodes are essential to provide the core functionality and decentralization that the Hemis project aims to provide. Gamemasters support gaming and transactional capabilities, aiming for a secure user experience. This post explains Gamemaster nodes, including their operation, requirements, and benefits. Purpose and Functionality Gamemasters, unique to the Hemis blockchain,…

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