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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
GREENWICH, Conn. – Feb. 18, 2021 – Quarters, the cross-game blockchain token providing a friendly and accessible alternative to conventional single title in-game currencies, has eclipsed more than 300,000 users worldwide since its 2019 launch and receiving the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) first and only no-action letter for a games industry token.
The first cross-game currency powered by blockchain, Quarters unites previously disconnected titles, giving players a way to use funds wherever and however they wish. The digital coins also grant gamers access to participate in events hosted by more than 200 partnered content creators, where they can win prizes, including new games, hardware, and gift cards.
A recent Quarters tournament allowed players to compete for a $3,000 prize and interact with popular streamers and Fornite pros, including Bugha, Nate Hill, Chap, and many more, in front of livestream audiences totaling more than half a million viewers across Twitch.
As the Quarters platform grows and evolves, the community of more than 300,000 users have enjoyed unprecedented benefits. In the last year, Quarters has rewarded hundreds of thousands of dollars in prizes to its lucky users. Meanwhile,