Behind the Scenes: Meet the Visionaries Crafting Web3War®

Web3War®, the online multiplayer shooter developed by Roll1ng Thund3rz and incubated by Zilliqa, is taking the gaming world by storm.

With its extensive suite of immersive features and action-packed first-person shooter gameplay, Web3War® competes with the best FPS games on the market. It expands on this high-quality design by seamlessly integrating blockchain technology to deliver features that give players true ownership of their assets and lets them earn tangible rewards for their skilled gameplay.

The philosophy behind the development of Web3War® is driven by its experienced and highly capable team, who aim to create a product that brings the power of Web3 gaming to the mainstream market.

Let’s take a look at the team behind this revolutionary project and how they are building the future of Web3 gaming.


Vision and Mission


The development of Web3War® is driven by the mission to build a better Web3 gaming experience that puts the player first.

This strategy centers around an approach that prioritizes gameplay ahead of Web3 features, ensuring that the powerful blockchain functionality offered by Web3War® has real value to players through its seamless integration with the game’s mechanics and ecosystem.

Unlike many other Web3 games on the market, the blockchain-based features of Web3War® serve to enhance an already top-tier gameplay experience, giving players a sense of true agency and engagement through the ability to earn and truly own their in-game assets.

This mission extends beyond creating engaging FPS games; Roll1ng Thund3rz aspires to build a global Web3 entertainment company that transcends video game development, creating a comprehensive ecosystem with the FUS1ON Gaming Hub at its heart.


The Creators of Web3War®


Developed by Roll1ng Thund3rz


The Roll1ng Thund3rz team, renowned for their expertise in crafting high-quality shooter games, spearheads the development of Web3War®. 

Roll1ng Thund3rz is staffed by experts from various AAA/AA gaming studios, united in their vision to create a high-quality multiplayer shooter experience that puts the player experience first.

At the helm of RTz development team is Valentin Cobelea, CTO and Co-Founder, an industry veteran with extensive experience across various IT sectors, including gaming and IoT. His leadership, grounded in both technical knowledge and entrepreneurial acumen, is a driving force behind the game's innovative direction and success. Valentin is an entrepreneur and software developer for more than 20 years in various IT industry segments including gaming, e-commerce, telecom, automotive, IoT, and Web3. Valentin is also a founder of a gaming studio  Slash Games SRL that has been successfully acquired. 

His team developed games in Unity3D & Unreal with top tech from nVidia & AMD using astonishing models and graphics. Key aspects of their video games include very high FPS and highly detailed graphics. They acquired huge numbers of players for multiple game genres, including casual, arena, first-person shooter, role-playing, single-player, and multi-player. The studio has created specific components for various AAA games also video games as PoCs to showcase the components.

The Roll1ng Thund3rz team’s deep understanding of what makes FPS games captivating, combined with an innovative approach to integrating Web3 features, positions Web3War® to disrupt the global gaming market.


Secured by Zilliqa


Zilliqa's blockchain technology plays an integral role in ensuring the security and efficiency of Web3War®'s in-game economy and tokenized assets. 

It also runs the framework that powers Web3War®’s in-game currency and allows items like cosmetic weapon skins to be tokenized as NFTs and traded with others.

By using the Zilliqa network as the infrastructure for its Web3 features, Roll1ng Thund3rz ensures that the FUS1ON Gaming Hub and titles like Web3War® can scale to the demand of a global gaming community while remaining reliable and secure.

At the helm of their team is Matt Dyer, the CEO of Zilliqa Group who is also the CEO of Roll1ng Thund3rz. He has more than 20 years of enterprise experience in managing the company’s operations and driving the global commercialization of the overall business.


Passion for Innovation


Innovation is at the core of Web3War®’s development philosophy. The team has delivered unique gameplay mechanics and cutting-edge graphics to elevate the gameplay experience beyond that of a standard multiplayer shooter.

This is also exemplified in Web3War®’s approach to loadout customization, progression, seasonal content, and more, where the team focuses on a player-first design when delivering a range of exciting features.

Layering Web3 on top of these innovative systems delivers a new aspect of engagement and opportunity for players, allowing them to earn and truly own tangible rewards from their fast-paced, skill-based gameplay in the arena of Web3War®.

Roll1ng Thund3rz’s commitment to continuous evolution and adaptation in gameplay ensures a dynamic and engaging experience for the FPS gaming community.


Embracing Blockchain


The integration of blockchain technology into Web3War® offers players a new and more rewarding experience than traditional games.

Instead of purchasing cosmetic items or earning in-game currency that is locked within a single application, Web3War® players will truly own the digital assets they buy or earn through gameplay. In-game currency and cosmetic skin NFTs can be traded with others or even exchanged for fiat currency.

The Roll1ng Thund3rz team believes in improving the player experience and introducing these blockchain-based ownership and reward systems not only improves engagement but offers gamers a more tangible stake in their favorite pastime.


Community Engagement


Throughout the development of Web3War®, the FPS gaming community has contributed greatly to the game’s ongoing refinement. 

The Roll1ng Thund3rz team takes an inclusive approach to community engagement, encouraging players to voice their opinions on the game’s features and design, and to report bugs.

If you would like to contribute to the development of Web3War® or report a bug within the game, join the official Discord.


Crafting a player-first Web3 gaming experience


The development of Web3War® continues to progress rapidly and in line with the central aim of Roll1ng Thund3rz, to deliver a Web3 gaming experience that focuses first and foremost on the player experience.

Thanks to the veteran team behind the project and ongoing support from its community, Web3War® has seen massive growth, boasting more than 61,000 players to date.