Axie Infinity Shard (AXS) is the ERC-20 governance token of the Axie Infinity ecosystem that represents community ownership of the game universe and will allow holders to stake and receive AXS from voting and playing the game. AXS has a total supply of 270 million. Axie Infinity is an Ethereum-based game that combines the best parts of RPGs like Pokemon, Final Fantasy, and Dragon Quest with the blockchain potential of Cryptokitties to reward players for their contribution to the ecosystem. Axie Infinity is one of the pioneers of the play-to-earn gaming model and has the potential to revolutionize not just the blockchain sector but the gaming industry as well. Built on the Ethereum blockchain, Axie Infinity is an NFT/collectibles game that allows users to earn money by breeding virtual pets called Axies, completing quests in the universe, and battling other players in a vibrant ecosystem that rewards skilled gameplay and commitment. Axie Infinity is partnered with notable names in the gaming, technology, and blockchain industries such as Ubisoft, Binance, and Samsung; and has over 250,000 active players worldwide. The Axie Infinity ecosystem and community is rapidly growing and has provided everyday gamers the opportunity to make money while having fun. 

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