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Chainstack introduces Ronin support

At Chainstack, our dedication to innovation is rooted in our ongoing pursuit to provide blockchain developers with the latest advancements in Web3. This time, our journey has brought us to Ronin.

Ronin is an EVM blockchain custom-tailored for gaming with a distinct advantage in its ability to seamlessly accommodate a high volume of daily active users. This makes it a highly-coveted choice among Web3 game developers.

With the introduction of Ronin to Chainstack, we mark a pivotal moment in our commitment to providing cutting-edge tools for Web3 developers. In doing so, we open up new and thrilling opportunities for everyone building atop reliable Chainstack infrastructure.

Let’s explore Ronin and what it brings to the table.

What is Ronin?

Ronin is an EVM-compatible blockchain designed from the ground up to cater directly to the gaming industry. Born from the creative minds at Sky Mavis, makers of the popular Web3 title Axie Infinity, Ronin has proven its mettle by servicing millions of daily active users and handling large volumes of transactions effortlessly, totaling over $4B in NFT volumes alone.

Figure 1: Ronin Total Volume; Source: Nansen

These staggering statistics single out Ronin as the go-to option for Web3 game developers, thanks largely to its lightning-fast transactions and minimal fees that facilitate uninterrupted, smooth in-game interactions.

Ronin eliminates the unnecessary jargon and bloat found in other permissionless blockchains, putting in the hard yards to selectively feature high-quality apps, ensuring maximum quality and uptime for games.

Why Ronin?

Ronin is an EVM-compatible blockchain designed from the ground up to cater directly to the gaming industry. Born from the creative minds at Sky Mavis, makers of the popular Web3 title Axie Infinity, Ronin has proven its mettle by servicing millions of daily active users and handling large volumes of transactions effortlessly, totaling over $4B in NFT volumes alone.

Figure 1: Ronin Total Volume; Source: Nansen

These staggering statistics single out Ronin as the go-to option for Web3 game developers, thanks largely to its lightning-fast transactions and minimal fees that facilitate uninterrupted, smooth in-game interactions.

Ronin eliminates the unnecessary jargon and bloat found in other permissionless blockchains, putting in the hard yards to selectively feature high-quality apps, ensuring maximum quality and uptime for games.

Figure 2: The Ronin Ecosystem; Source: Ronin

A supersonic EVM blockchain built for gaming

The integration of Ronin into our platform marks a significant step in empowering blockchain developers, like yourself, with the cutting-edge tools you need to create exceptional Web3 gaming experiences. Ronin’s outstanding scalability, low fees, and fast processing times open up new horizons for you to BUIDL and scale blockchain games more accessibly and effectively than ever.

Our integration with Ronin equips users on our platform with a proven industry-leading tech that facilitates easy, efficient, and cost-effective blockchain game development. With Ronin’s impressive track record and performance, developers are better positioned than ever to deliver quality Web3 games that scale just as well.

Eugene Aseev, Founder and CTO, Chainstack

This new addition is a match made in Heaven, empowering blockchain developers to redefine the boundaries of gaming and user interaction. By elevating the gaming landscape, Ronin not only provides richer user experiences but also

Feature highlights

  1. Built for gaming: Ronin is a dedicated EVM blockchain designed specifically for gaming. Users enjoy lightning-fast transactions and minimal fees, cradled in a secure, stable network suitable for all types of gaming DApps.
  2. Scalable and reliable: In 2021 alone, Ronin handled 15% of global NFT trading volume, becoming the go-to platform for all Axie Infinity assets, notably Axies, Land, SLP, and AXS. It stands second only to Ethereum in terms of NFT sales volume, displaying a robust platform for high-volume transactions.
  3. User-centric: Attention to player satisfaction is key in Ronin’s design. By minimizing bloat and focusing on delivering quality gaming experiences with minimum latency and high uptime, it guarantees an optimized and satisfying Web3 experience for all.
  4. Credible backing: With support from industry giants Sky Mavis, creators of the top-rated NFT project Axie Infinity, Ronin comes with great credibility and advisory, ensuring a powerful and reliable platform for blockchain game developers.
  5. DApp ecosystem: Ronin hosts a plethora of DApps from the Ronin Wallet to Katana, a decentralized exchange, providing a comprehensive solution for both users and developers.

Bringing it all together

In an industry where competition is intense, and the demand for innovation never ceases, we at Chainstack are constantly looking to integrate technologies that enhance our platform’s capabilities and give you an edge as a user. This mission has led us to Ronin—a blockchain solution that is nothing short of groundbreaking for the gaming sector.

Whether you’re considering Ronin’s proven ability to scale a single game to accommodate millions of daily active users or its unique approach focused specifically on gaming, it’s not hard to see why Ronin is considered a formidable presence in the blockchain gaming scene.

Backed by Sky Mavis, a company that knows a thing or two about successful NFT projects, with Axie Infinity under its belt, Ronin comes with the assurance of expertise, support, and a network that promises to deliver top-tier performance. With increased security measures and a zero-trust approach, users can rest assured knowing their projects are in safe hands.

In the dynamic landscape of blockchain gaming, it’s essential to have solutions that deliver on the promise of scalability, reliability, and security. With Ronin now part of our ecosystem, we are taking a giant leap in that direction. We can’t wait to see the stunning gaming DApps our talented developer community will create with Ronin in their arsenal.

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