7 months ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and we're excited to share the news of thirdweb's Ready Player 3 Winners (Main Track). 

1st Place - Hack or Diea multiplayer co-op game, where players band together to fend off endless waves of enemies in a bid for survival.

2nd Place - Starfall Galaxyan action-packed, top-down RPG that immerses players in a persistent and dynamic world.

3rd Place - CoinRunnera 2D platformer game that uses NFTs for characters and ERC20 tokens for in-game currency.

Even though the competition is over, we'd love any and all feedback on how…

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8 months ago


Hey RP3 builders, 

That's right — SUBMISSION DAY IS HERE! Just a few hours left to submit your web3 game build for a chance to win up to $15,000 in perks & prizes. 

Please be sure to reference the submission guidelines. Do your best and don't be afraid to submit even if your build isn't perfect. 

Lastly - we cannot thank you enough for joining us over these last few weeks as we strive to empower game developers building the future of gaming. We'll see you this Friday for the Closing Ceremony and Winners Announcement.

Make sure to RSVP

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8 months ago

Final call for submissions

There are only 3 days left to complete your submission for READY PLAYER 3 | thirdweb's Web3 Gaming Hackathon.

8 months ago

Project Submission Reminder

Hey there builders!

We hope your projects are going well - if you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out in the RP3 channels in our Discord. We’re incredibly stoked to see what y’all are building!

As a friendly reminder, the last day for submissions is this coming Monday, February 13th

This means only FIVE DAYS left to submit your games for a chance to win up to $15,000 at thirdweb’s Ready Player 3 Hackathon! Please keep in mind, if you do not submit a project before end of day (EST) on 2/13, you will be ineligible

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8 months ago

Week 2 | Details & Workshop Recaps

Hey there Builders!

We’re excited to kick-off week 2 of thirdweb’s Ready Player 3 Hackathon with a slew of fresh workshops, roundtable + Q&A with our mentors, and a whole new way for you to find a team (more on that below)!

Check out this playlist for a full recap of previous workshops and chats (including Scenario and thirdweb’s GamingKit).

Yesterday, we had an enlightening chat with CEO and Founder of Spindl, Antonio Garcia-Martinez exploring all things attribution in web3 (aka what’s working for your acquisition strategies and how are you measuring those events, on-chain). Check out a demo of

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9 months ago

Important Info

Hey Builders,

Thanks to all that joined our Kickoff Event & a warm welcome to thirdweb’s Ready Player 3 Hackathon. So great to see so many of you in our Hack HQ in Gather earlier.

We’re excited for you to unleash your inner game-dev over these next few weeks building with our Unity SDK and GamingKit.

A few super important housekeeping items:

Upcoming Workshops

Tuesday, 1/17/2023 @ 1pm ET: Intro to GamingKit with thirdweb’s own Joaquim Verges

1/18/2023: Create AI-Generated In-Game NFT Assets with Scenario.gg & thirdweb @ 1pm ET 

Key Dates

2/13/2023 @ 10pm ET: Project Submissions

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9 months ago

Opening Ceremony + Finding A Team!

Hey there!

Welcome to thirdweb's first hackathon of 2023.

Quick reminder — if you're looking to join a team, be sure to checkout the 'Ready Player 3 Hackathon' channels in thirdweb's Discord. There's one specifically for finding others to team up with!

In the meantime, feel free to reach out directly with any questions that may arise. We're so excited to see what you'll build — don't miss out on our Hackathon Kickoff this coming Monday (1/16).