Cocos-BCX Monthly Report —December, 2018

Cocos-BCX Monthly Report —December, 2018
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As the last month of the year, December says goodbye to this overwhelming 2018, but also means welcoming a much anticipated 2019 to come. Over the month, new achievements were made by the hard-working Cocos-BCX team.

Below is the outcome. Let’s have a look.

Overview

  • Core Technical Progress
  1. Cocos-BCX Testnet was officially launched.
  2. Ten technical items were completed.
  • Eco-Partnerships : Cocos-BCX achieved further development after partnering with Ontology, Zilliqa, TRON and NEO.
  • Online Events
  1. Developer community rewards.
  2. The Developer Program .
  3. The 3rd round of Christmas Candy Rewards COCOS Airdrop.
  • Offline Events : 1 meetup in San Francisco.
  • Media Reports : 10 articles and regular daily updates.
  • Awards
  1. Cocos-BCX won the “ 2018 Annual Outstanding Blockchain Project ” at The 3rd Golden Gyro Award .
  2. Cocos-BCX founder CHEN Haozhi was awarded “Top 10 Innovators” at Sina Game 2018 Annual Innovation Awards of Gaming Industry .
  3. Cocos-BCX won Best Blockchain Brand Influencer Award at 2018 World Conference on Electronic Commerce .

01 Technical Progress

Core progress

Cocos-BCX Testnet official launch opens with 30 available spots for game development teams/individuals who are interested in joining the alpha testing of Cocos-BCX

At 14:00 PM (UTC+8), Dec 21, 2018 , Cocos-BCX Testnet was officially launched, simultaneously launching three third-party games developed on Cocos-BCX and two dApps. Two games by Orion Group called Orion Shooting and Tyche , and Happy Fruit developed by Fame Game. One of the two dApps is a props trading platform called GPEGame Props Exchange , while the other being COCOS Terminal .

The above games and dApps are all available on the Cocos-BCX official website and community

Along with the Testnet launch, Cocos-BCX has also started the Developer Program to help developers push forward projects together, while promoting blockchain gaming industry’s development.

Completed

  • Improved the operational logic of contracts for non-homogeneous assets.
  • Rebuilt runtime environment for the contract and optimized on-chain logic of space usage.
  • Modified node linkage information API, adjusted permission to add query interface, and filter support was enabled.
  • Added fault tolerance mechanism for data processing.
  • Fixed the problems of contract iterating and updating.
  • Optimized part of the virtual machine’s performance.
  • Optimized virtual machine IO logic.
  • Modified on chain transaction validation to optimize computation efficiency.
  • Addressed the management right issue of contract №0.
  • Optimized and validated the scheduled task mechanism to implement timed periodic tasks.

In Progress

  • Providing delegate timestamp with microsecond accuracy — testing.
  • Improving the operational logic of contract for non-homogeneous assets — in continuous optimization.

02 Eco-Partnerships

1 . Following the partnership with GAM, a company incubated by 5173 (game asset trading platform) on collaboratively promoting the BCX-NHAS-1808 Standard, Cocos-BCX has reached agreement on strategic cooperation with partners including Ontology, Zilliqa, TRON and NEO to integrate NHAS-1808 Standard on their own public chains. In December, cross-chain homogeneous digital assets circulation has already been integrated with Ontology and NEO, now it’s also being integrated onto TRON. Cross-chain assets circulation is realized through the Cocos-BCX exchange gateway. As the industry’s leader, more practical applications will be carried out to accelerate the blockchain + gamification process.

2 . In December, Cocos-BCS and TRON established a partnership regarding blockchain game engine and developer community, promoting TRON’s November announcement about the “Investment of 100M USD in the next three years to create a global blockchain game ecosystem”, while also supporting the “TRON Arcade” developers program, so far Cocos-BCX has directed nearly 30 developers teams to the program.

03 Events

Online Events

1 . Joining hands with Cocos’ and CocoaChina’s community, Cocos-BCX launched the airdrop of history Contribution Rewards for developers, all participants are able to receive COCOS awards based on the developers’ activities and contributions to the communities.

Go redeem COCOS

Cocos & CocoaChina社区 历史贡献大回馈
Cocos-BCX Telegram(中文):https://0.plus/#/CocosBCX 免科学上网链接(币用) bcx.cocos.com

Cocos-BCX Developers Community Rewards, with a total of 2,000,000,000 COCOS were distributed as rewards

  1. At 14:00 PM, Dec 21, 2018, Cocos-BCX was officially launched , marking early achievements of the Cocos-BCX public chain infrastructure, which represents a major step towards the release of Cocos-BCX official network! In the meantime, the Developer Program opened with 30 available spots offered for game development teams/individuals who are interested in joining the alpha testing of Cocos-BCX.

Cocos-BCX Testnet official launch opens with 30 available spots for game development teams/individuals who are interested in joining the alpha testing of Cocos-BCX

3 . The COCOS airdrop to Cocos-BCX community’s Christmas Candy Program kicked off with 3 rounds of airdrops throughout the whole month of December, a total of 2,000,000,000 COCOS were distributed as rewards. The 3rd round started at the time of the Testnet launch, and only users who were involved in the previous 2 rounds were able to participate.

Visit the official site for details of COCOS airdrop

Offline Events

1 . 10:00–13:30 Beijing time, Dec 5 (18:00–21:30 San Francisco time, Dec 4), Cocos-BCX US meetup was held in San Francisco. Cocos-BCX founders CHEN Haozhi and Richard Yang attended the meetup, they shared comprehensive and personal viewpoints of the current status of Cocos-BCX and the future of blockchain gaming.

External Events

1 . 2018 Future Business Ecolink Conference & the 3rd Golden Gyro Awards Ceremony (FBEC2018) was successfully held on December 5th in the city of Shenzhen. The grand conference mainly focused on topics regarding Science and New Fission, covering industries such as gaming, digital entertainment, blockchain technology & its applications, VR and AR, Artificial Intelligence and other related fields. Kevin Yin, Chief Technology Advisor of Cocos-BCX was invited to give a speech at the Golden Gyro Awards Ceremony and also to participate in the panel discussion.

2 . The 3rd Golden Gyro Awards Ceremony attendees included 500+ top representatives from the gaming industry from all over the country, during the ceremony they announced the winner list of “ Golden Gyro Awards ”.

Cocos-BCX, the public blockchain project for gaming stood out amongst the competitors and was awarded as 2018 Annual Outstanding Blockchain Project ”. Mr CHEN Haozhi, founder of Cocos-BCX, won the “Blockchain Person of the Year Award”.

3 . On December 20th, 2018, Beijing hosted the World Conference on Electronic Commerce , which was jointly held by China Mobile Communications Association and China Electronic Commerce Association. The conference entitled Cocos-BCX as “ Best Blockchain Brand Influencer Award ”. Cocos-BCX founder CHEN Haozhi went on stage and received the award.

Left: Cocos-BCX founder CHEN Haozhi

04 Media Reports

Chinese Region

1 . 85% of Individuals in The Gaming Industry Are Interested in Blockchain, Cocos-BCX is the first to collect and share its data

2 . CHEN Haozhi, Founder of Cocos-BCX: View the Development of Blockchain Gaming with A Five-to-Ten-Year insight

3 . Integrating with 5173, Ontology and 3 Other Public Chains Makes BCX-NHAS-1808 the Most Recognized Non-Homogeneous Digital Asset Standard

  1. Cocos-BCX Testnet Goes Live, simultaneously launching three third-party games and two dApps, as well as accepting participations for the Developer Program.

  2. Cocos-BCX Testnet Official Launch: New Profit Models and a further push towards the Developer Program

  3. Gaming Front Line: Cocos-BCX Testnet Is Officially Launched & Global Blockchain Game Alliance Is Established.

Global Regions

USA

  1. Youtube video: Short interviews with attendees after the Cocos-BCX meetup in San Francisco

Korea

2 . Cocos-BCX and “TRON Arcade” Developer Cultivation Plan Announced

3 . Cocos-BCX Co-Founder Richard Yang’s Exclusive Interview With Korean Media.

View the details at:

http://www.todaykorea.co.kr/news/view.php?no=258501

4 . Blockchain Game Fomolization? Cocos-BCX Has Taken Leading Step Into A New Phase

05 Website Updates

1 . Documentation webpage went live on the Chinese official website, developers can access this section to obtain development documentation descriptions.

2 . The Developer Program section was added to the Chinese official website with 30 available spots offered for game development teams/individuals who are interested in joining the alpha testing of Cocos-BCX.

View the details: Cocos-BCX TestNet Officially Goes Live — Developer Program and Blockchain Game Open Day

3 . Blockchain Explorer webpage went live on the Chinese official website, through which real time information such as addresses, transaction data and blocks can be viewed.

4 . Navigation menu of ECOSYSTEM was added on the Chinese official website, through this interface, users can experience three third-party games developed based on Cocos-BCX and two dApps. It includes two games developed by Orion Group called Orion Shooting and Tyche , and Happy Fruit developed by Fame Game. One of the two dApps is a props trading platform called GPEGame Props Exchange , while the other being COCOS Terminal .

Left to right: Orion Shooting, Tyche, Happy Fruit, GPEGame Props Exchange

06 Previews of Next Month

1 . On January 12, 2019, in partnership with CocoaChina, a world famous Chinese community for Apple developers, Cocos-BCX Research will organize the first Blockchain Game Open Day in the office building of Chukong Technologies (№220, WangJingXiYuan, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China). This workshop is themed “How to make blockchain games profitable”. TEAM JOY’s co-founders Joy Zhang and Neo Lee will be attending to share their perspective.

Enter for participation: https://tuoluohuodong.com/LWRjV0

2 . Cocos-BCX founder CHEN Haozhi is invited as a guest speaker at ChainPlus Blockchain Convergence Summit 2019 (Chain Plus 2019) in South Korea. Haozhi will give a keynote speech on January 24th, and South Korea’s top 1 financial media MTN will have an exclusive interview with him. Other guest speakers include Tim Draper — Founder of Draper Associates, Edward Scicluna — Finance Minister of Malta, Park Won-Soon — Mayor of Seoul, as well as other government officials and elites in the blockchain industry.

3 . January 21st-22nd, 2019, blockchain gaming conference Blockchain Gamer Connects will be held in London. Cocos-BCX co-founder Richard Yang is invited to attend the panel forum to share perspectives on the future trends of the blockchain gaming industry.

Above is the full content of the December Cocos-BCX monthly report. Please leave any comments or suggestions on Cocos-BCX’s official media channels or join our community to give us feedback.

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