1,000,000+ USERS
7
platforms
70
countries
$430
million TURNOVER p/A

CHANGING THE WAY YOU PLAY.

The PlayChip is set to disrupt and lead a new revolution in online gaming. The gaming industry was integral in driving mass utilisation of the internet and will be no different for the blockchain.

Our operators are experienced, licensed and established, therefore making the PlayChip perfectly poised to usher this $3 trillion dollar a year industry into the future.

US $465 BILLION
GLOBAL GAMING TURNOVER 2017
US $1 TRILLION
CRYPTO-ECONOMY BY 2019
US $10 TRILLION
CRYPTO-ECONOMY BY 2025

Winner

Tim Draper ICO Award
Blockchain Economic Forum

At the Blockchain Economic Forum in San Francisco, where PlayChip advisor Luke Lombe submitted a winning pitch out of 29 competing ICOs, walking away with the ‘Draper Hero’s Choice Award’.

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favourite

CNBC ‘Whale tank’
Crowd Favourite

The PlayChip was one of the tokens featured in the Token Match ICO pitch event in New York City recently and earned high praise from the attendees, being named the CNBC ‘Whale Tank’ Crowd Favourite.

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OUR STORY

2014
PlayUp Limited is established. Global fantasy sports platform developed in-house and soft launched into Australia and Asia.
2015
PlayUp acquires key sports betting assets and becomes a fully licensed sports betting provider.
2016
PlayUp expands to over 70 countries, prompting the need for a next-generation global payment and rewards system.
2017
PlayUp identifies the blockchain as the solution and teams up with experts to integrate it into its operations and deliver the PlayChip as a universal gaming token via an ICO.
2018
ICO launched with immediate success. Private seed sells out within two days. PlayChip announces adoption by six existing gaming platforms.

CURRENT ECOSYSTEM

We are building an incentivised, blockchain-enabled, global sports community & gaming ecosystem. Our initial partners are industry leading operators, delivering the PlayChip to over half a million users from launch.

GLOBAL CRYPTO-BASED FANTASY SPORTS & BETTING
PAY TO PLAY SKILL BASED FANTASY SPORTS
SPORTS BETTING AND GAMING
SPORTS BETTING AND GAMING
SPORTS BETTING AND GAMING
SPORTS BETTING AND GAMING
SPORTS BETTING AND GAMING

WALLET & EXCHANGE

Central to our implementation strategy is the PlayWallet™. This revolutionary technology will serve as the base from which users can connect with the entire PlayChip ecosystem, including the PlayXchange™, our partnered cryptocurrency exchange. This creates a “one-stop-shop” for users of the PlayChip, paving the way to mass adoption within the global gaming economy.

Full integration between the PlayXchange and PlayChip ecosystem via the wallet will provide a vastly improved user experience, allowing for the following features:

  • Buy / Sell directly from the PlayWallet via PlayXchange
  • Instant KYC verification between the platforms
  • Low-cost transactions, for bigger prize pools and better odds
  • Real time balance and withdrawal information including fiat value

THE UNIVERSAL GAMING TOKEN

Download our Token Offering Document, One Pager, and Business Deck to learn more about the economics, business model and technology of the PlayChip.

Highlights

10.10.2018

PlayChip Announces Conor McGregor coach Owen Roddy as Brand Ambassador

The PlayChip has continued its heavy role in sports sponsorships, with the Universal…

03.10.2018

The Blockchain Money Makers With Monster Upcoming ICOs

LET THE GAMES BEGIN! Meet the Australian sports gaming company set for a gigantic ICO and has continued a rapid expansion of its…

27.09.2018

PlayChip Confirms Listing with HitBTC

Australian gaming token PlayChip has announced its official listing on HitBTC, a top-10 cryptocurrency exchange by market cap…

15.09.2018

PlayUp Drops World’s First Crypto Gambling Betting Platform “PlayUp Bet”

The leading Australian sports gaming company, PlayUp LTD has announced the latest…

28.08.2018

PlayChip Ecosystem Hits One Million Global Users – Online Gamers Embracing Cryptocurrency

Universal Gaming Token PlayChip, has just announced that its combined user count has…

07.08.2018

PlayUp acquires 123bet in world first token-only deal

PlayUp ltd, creator of the PlayChip, has continued its ground-breaking 2018 with the acquisition of US gaming platform 123gaming…

02.07.2018

PLAYCHIP: THE FOUNDATION ON THE ROAD TO INNOVATION

Starting as an in-house project back in 2014, PlayUp is currently one of the most prominent companies in the multi-billion dollar fantasy sports market under the purview and…

26.06.2018

PlayChip Featured on CNBC’s Crypto Trader Program

Luke Lombe, ICO Strategist for the PlayChip team, attended the Token Match ICO pitch event in New York City recently where he spoke with…

20.06.2018

PlayChip ICO takes out the ‘Draper Hero’s Choice Award’ at San Francisco Blockchain Economic Forum

The Blockchain Economic Economic Forum that recently took place in the technological…

18.06.2018

PlayChip cryptocurrency set to disrupt the sports betting industry

PlayUp hope to capture some of the current sports betting enthusiasm, particularly with the World Cup having…

15.05.2018

Supreme Court strikes down federal law prohibiting sports gambling

The Supreme Court struck down a federal law that prohibits sports gambling Monday in a landmark decision that…

04.05.2018

PlayUp acquires another Australian betting platform

Australian online gaming and DFS firm PlayUp has announced its latest acquisition in the form of betting.club, an online platform that lets punters “bet…

27.04.2018

PlayUp continues Australian expansion with NRL sponsorship

Online gaming and DFS platform PlayUp has continued its recent spending spree with a new sponsorship of NRL side…

26.04.2018

Spotlight: DAOstack, PlayUp, CoinJanitor

If only there was a way for fantasy sports enthusiasts to have their own token which would be fully liquid.

21.04.2018

NEW OWNERS OF AUSTRALIA’S TOP DFS DRAFTSTARS

Draftstars, one of the biggest daily fantasy sports (DFS) platforms in Australia, has new owners. Recently, CrownBet decided to sell this DFS powerhouse to PlayUp…

15.04.2018

PlayUp bets on cryptocurrency future plus ASX and Nasdaq listing

A young Australian technology entrepreneur has resurrected the collapsed PlayUp sports fantasy and…

TOKEN DISTRIBUTION

Platform Growth and Community Development (12.5bn)
Operational Incentives (7.5bn)
PlayChip Bet Float (5bn)
PlayChip
Foundation (12.5bn)
Public Sale (12.5bn)

ALLOCATION OF FUNDS

Development
Marketing
Other
Finance
Legal
Operations
stage 1
seed
SOLD OUT

 

stage 2
pre ico
CLOSED

stage 3
ico
CLOSED

stage 4
listing
US$0.01

(preferred listing exchanges)

 

ICO Ratings

100
/100
4.5
/5
9.6
/10
9.4
/10
4.1
/5
4.9
/5

the roadmap

The PlayChip is well on its way to to delivering the world’s biggest incentivised, blockchain-enabled sports community and gaming ecosystem in our bid to become the universal gaming token.

Below is a list of key milestones we aim to achieve in 2018.

february 2018
ICO Seed Round
March 2018
ClassicBet and Draftstars join PlayChip Ecosystem
Apr 2018
TopBetta and Mad Bookie join PlayChip Ecosystem
may 2018
Betting.club joins PlayChip Ecosystem
may 2018
Partnership with three major rugby league teams
June 2018
Pre-ICO Launch
July 2018
U.S. & European Roadshow
August 2018
Technical White Paper release
September 2018
Exclusive Asia Roadshow
October 2018
User Acceptance Testing
COMING SOON
HitBTC and LATOKEN exchange listings
COMING SOON
Release of PlayWallet
COMING SOON
Launch PlayXchange

leadership team

The leadership team have over forty years combined experience building interactive gaming products and running disruptive global online businesses.

Daniel Simic

Group CEO

Michael Costa

Group CTO

Luke Lombe

Head of Blockchain

Ryan Bowman

Group CMO

Prashant Arora

Group CFO

Andrew Parramore

Group COO

Scott Simic

Operations Manager

Chris Trengrove

Digital Designer

Matt Colman

Frontend Developer

David Walsh

Frontend Developer

Jason Zhang

Backend Developer

Marcio Toledo

Full Stack Designer

Nishant Arora

Finance Manager

Pranav Kumar

Compliance Manager

Pritesh Patel

Customer Service

Kynan Mayne

Communications Manager

Sam Nelson

Social Media Manager

Liam Kirby

Content Manager

Peter Colley

Technical Writer

Simon York

Marketing Manager – Wagering

Erik Harris

Inbound Marketing Manager

the Advisory board

Dr Stephane Savanah

Cryptocurrency Evangelist

Dr Adam Weigold

Blockchain Expert

Scott Wenkart

Twitch, Throwdown Esports, Showdown

Distribution Partner Ambassadors

Brett Lee

Cricket Legend – 2018 PlayUp Ambassador

Wendell Sailor

Rugby League Legend – 2017 Draftstars Ambassador

Frequently asked questions

If you have any questions which we have not answered, please get in touch using the contact form below.

What is a Token Sale?

A Token Sale is a means of crowdfunding for blockchain-based projects. A quantity of the crowdfunded asset is allocated to purchasers in the form of Utility Tokens. Utility Tokens offered before a Token Sale are usually available at a discounted rate to reward early purchasers. These tokens become functional units of currency after the Token Sale is completed.

What is a White Paper?

A document entailing comprehensive details about the project. This includes commercial, technological and financial details in language that can be understood by someone not an expert in the space.

What are Utility Tokens?

Utility Tokens are crypto tokens specifically designed to be exchanged for goods and services.

What is fiat?

Fiat currency refers to standard national currencies in use today for goods and services. USD and AUD are examples of fiat currencies.

What are cryptocurrency exchanges?

Cryptocurrency exchanges are websites where you can buy, sell or trade cryptocurrencies for other digital assets or traditional fiat currencies such as USD or AUD.

What is the PlayChip and what can I do with it?

The PlayChip (PLA) is a decentralised utility token serving as the currency in the PlayChip ecosystem. The PlayChips’ goal is to become the universal gaming token and premier currency of the gaming industry. It can be used to place bets and enter challenges, as reward points in the PlayUp store, and can be traded for fiat and other cryptocurrencies via partnered exchanges.

How do I buy PlayChips?

The token sale is now closed however you can still purchase PlayChips wholesale. Contact us via the token sale site or using the form below. Payment is accepted in USD, AUD, Ethereum (ETH) and Bitcoin (BTC).

When will I receive my PlayChips?

PlayChips will be distributed following KYC & AML verification on December 19th 2018.

Are PlayChip tokens instantly transferrable?

The PlayChip will be instantly transferrable following the token generation event. Until then, your PlayChip balance will be displayed in your PlayChip account.

When is the PlayChip going to be on an exchange?

Contracts have already been executed with leading international exchanges for listing. Details are being finalised.

What is the PlayChip Foundation?

The PlayChip Foundation is the entity responsible for protecting and growing the PlayChip economy and ecosystem. The PlayChip Foundation will guard a portion of PlayChips generated with the goal of growing the ecosystem. These PlayChips are protected under smart contract and cannot be sold or released into the market without approval from multiple parties.

These reserve PlayChips will be used for future growing of the PlayChip economy by seeding economies on new platforms, should they be required.

What is the PlayXchange?

The PlayXchange is our partnered exchange where users of the PlayChip can buy, sell or trade their PlayChips. The PlayXchange will be connected directly to each of the platforms in the PlayChip ecosystem via the PlayWallet, providing users with a “one-stop-shop” for buying, using and selling their PlayChips. Players will be able to convert the PlayChip on the PlayXchange for fiat or cryptocurrencies.

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