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Lightning Junkies

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The Lightning Network is a payment network using Bitcoin as its sole asset. This podcast is dedicated to the topic of Bitcoin Lightning and how it might provide ultimate financial freedom for as many people on planet Earth as possible. "The podcast to get your Lightning fix!"

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Building THNDR with Jack Everitt and Desiree Dickerson - LNJ053

In this episode we chat with Jack Everitt and Desiree Dickerson about how they built out THNDR Games. THNDR Games is a Bitcoin Lightning Network gaming studio that is focusing on bringing the next billion people to Bitcoin. Their most recent game Satsss, which is Snake with Bitcoin added, is out now! Find the link below.

We talk about:

  • 1:43 - Catching Up with Jack
  • 3:59 - Getting to know Desiree
  • 12:22 - Big Changes at THNDR
  • 19:11 - Bitcoin Bounce
  • 20:16 - The Raffle Technique
  • 21:22 - Turbo 84
  • 22:06 -  THNDR Bay
  • 24:08 - Game Design Choices
  • 25:38 - How to Counteract Over-Promising
  • 28:48 - Financing and Footgunning
  • 35:29 - Asset Packs and Morals
  • 44:56 - Future Plans at THNDR
  • 50:18 - The Video Game Tangent
  • 53: 19 - THNDR’s Stack
  • 56:10 - LNURL
  • 1:00:47 - ZEBEDEE
  • 1:03:11 - Monetizing THNDR Games
  • 1:09:01 - Maintaining Multiple Games

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