Chess Federation to launch its NFT marketplace on the Everscale network

  • NFT marketplace by Worldwide Chess Federation to be launched via Everscale community 
  • Long-lasting chess moments to be kept as memorabilia in NFT form 
  • Followers and chess players have grown in numbers over the last couple of years   

Digitalization continues to come to perhaps the most established game on the planet as FIDE, the International Chess Federation, declares its arrangements for a nonfungible token (NFT) commercial center. The gathering said that the commercial center, which dispatches toward the finish of November, will be called ChessNFT. 

FIDE is the principal worldwide games organization to make its own NFT environment and it does as such in front of the FIDE World Chess Championship 2021. The occasion is set to happen at the Expo 2020 Dubai from Nov. 24 to Dec. 16. 

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Simply last month, the authoritative title holder, Magnus Carlsen, won a NFT prize in the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour. A reproduction prize was unloaded to a fan for 6.88 ETH, with the victor likewise finding the opportunity to play with Carlsen. 

Everscale Network

By further diving into the universe of NFTs, FIDE said that it desires to “welcome a new crypto segment” through the “gamification of famous match minutes, special collectibles, chess-related workmanship” and that’s just the beginning. 

They banded together with TON Labs, the center designer of the FreeTON Network, rebranded as Everscale, to rejuvenate the ChessNFT commercial center. The NFTs will use another variety of the innovation called TrueNFTs, which are a result of the Everscale Network. 

TrueNFTs store the real media records on the blockchain, itself, rather than only connecting to disruptable substance, frequently facilitated somewhere else. The stage’s interface will likewise oblige the utilization of both fiat and digital currencies, as per the delivery. joins the quickly developing rundown of NFT commercial centers, which is presently driven by Opensea as far as combined settlement volume. 

Ton Association

The Worldwide Chess Federation is an organization that hyperlinks different cross country chess to our bodies wherever on the planet. It has its underlying foundations in Paris in 1924, and it has connections to more than 195 cross country chess affiliations around the world. 

Though TON is a full start to finish decentralized local area the spot clients can cooperate with NFTs without a broker. On this recently based organization, TON Labs prime supporter and CEO Alexander Filatov referenced that blending the conventional and generally esteemed game of chess with the universe of blockchain and crypto has the inclination of carrying chess to the cutting edge of the personalities of a totally new associate of adherents all through the globe. 

He proceeded to say that the more extensive chess gathering will get a chance to interestingly find their fervency through NFTs. 


All things considered, this isn’t the essential time chess and crypto have come by and large. In 2019, Algorand and FIDE banded together to dispatch a spring up exhibition hall in Hamburg, Germany, dedicated to blockchain’s authentic past. What’s more, across the comparative time, the World Chess presented a wellbeing token given close by Algorand.

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Andrew Smith
Andrew is a blockchain developer who developed his interest in cryptocurrencies while his post-graduation. He is a keen observer of details and shares his passion for writing along with being a developer. His backend knowledge about blockchain helps him give a unique perspective to his writing

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