Challenges of a P2E Project

What we — as META NANOs — and many other projects have to pay attention to on a daily basis when creating a play-to-earn project:

3 min readFeb 22


The rise of blockchain technology has given rise to a new trend in the gaming industry: Play-to-Earn (P2E) games. These games allow players to earn cryptocurrency or other digital assets by playing the game, creating a new model for gamers to monetize their time and effort.

However, as with any emerging industry, P2E games face their own set of challenges.One of the biggest challenges in P2E games is balancing the in-game economy. The value of the rewards that players earn for their time and effort needs to be carefully calibrated to ensure that it does not cause inflation or destabilize the game’s economy. This can be a tricky balance to strike, as the value of the rewards needs to be attractive enough to incentivize players to participate in the game, but not so high that it causes the game to become unbalanced.

Another challenge is creating a fair and inclusive game environment. Players come from all walks of life and have varying levels of access to technology and resources. Ensuring that everyone has an equal opportunity to participate and benefit from the game can be difficult. P2E game developers must find ways to address these challenges by creating accessible and inclusive game mechanics that do not favor certain groups of players over others.

Security is also a major challenge in P2E games. Since these games use cryptocurrency or other digital assets as rewards, they are an attractive target for hackers and scammers. P2E game developers have to take significant measures to ensure that the game’s platform is secure and that players’ digital assets are protected.

Another challenge is regulatory uncertainty. As P2E games gain popularity, regulators are starting to pay attention, and there is still much uncertainty around how these games should be regulated.
Developers need to be aware of the legal and regulatory environment in which they operate and ensure that they are in compliance with all relevant laws and regulations.

Finally, marketing is a significant challenge for P2E game developers. These games are still relatively new, and many people may not be familiar with the concept of earning cryptocurrency or other digital assets through gameplay. The team must find ways to educate potential players and promote their games to a wider audience.

Despite these challenges, P2E games offer a unique opportunity for players to earn digital assets while enjoying their favorite games. By addressing these challenges head-on, developers can create engaging and rewarding game environments that attract and retain players. As the P2E gaming industry continues to grow, we can expect to see even more exciting developments and innovations in this space.

We at META NANOs want to empower gamers with ownership through active participation in product decision and governance. The first game, which is called “Rumble Race” is a multiplayer racing game in which NANOs run against each other by also being able to use shields and power gems to gain advantages over opponents. If you want to read more about our Visions & Missions or the Gameplay, kindly read the previous articles we published, or see and experience the game for yourself by joining one of our playing-sessions where team and community members compete against each other: Every Friday at 1:30pm CET on our official Discord Channel → Voice Chat Rumble Race Meet-Up.

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