FAQ

What is Aura Network?

Aura Network is a platform for decentralized games and virtual worlds. The underlying protocol is a P2P scaling solution that allows for verifiable gameplay at massive scale. All while being backed by the security blockchain provides.

What is a virtual world?

A virtual world is a online community environment that is designed and shared by individuals so that they can interact in a custom-built, simulated world.

Why isn’t Aura built on a classic blockchain like Ethereum?

Ethereum (and other classic blockchains) weren’t designed for consumer DApps like games. They are too slow and cause issues with game play, making it less fun to play blockchain powered games.

What about other scaling solutions?

In order for blockchain games to succeed at scale, other scaling solutions need to be successful as well. Aura Network provides the best solution for scaling and fun game play and the market wins by having scaling solutions for different use cases.

How can Aura Network achieve such high transactions per second?

Aura achieves this by running on  a P2P scaling protocol. The technical white paper covers this in detail.