If you are a gaming enthusiast desirous of playing one of the top-rated play-to-earn blockchain games, Axie Infinity then the initial thing is to get your hands into understanding how to create and use a Ronin Wallet.
As always, we are here with you to make you gaming enthusiasts acquainted with this. In this blog, we will provide you with a complete guide that will help you learn how you can create a Ronin wallet and start playing thus, enjoying this game.
Let us swim at the shore a little and understand first what this Ronin Wallet is. It is a crypto wallet developed by Sky Mavis, the team behind the popular Play-As-You-Earn game, Axie Infinity and other decentralized applications (DApp) running on the Ronin blockchain, a sidechain on the Ethereum network. In addition to it, you can also do other things with this like you would with any other wallet. It is also compatible with other NFT games in the Ronin Blockchain.
At present, Wrapped Ether (WETH), Axie Infinity Shard (AXS), USDC, and Smooth Love Potion (SLP) can be saved in a Ronin account. AXS and SLP are ERC-20 tokens that can be gained by completing daily quests and battling other players on Axie Infinity. As of November 2021, you can use AXS and SLP for breeding new Axies. (Axies are pokemon like virtual pets that you will find in the Axie Infinity game).
It’s available as a browser extension as well as a mobile app (Android and iOS). This is what allows you to archive assets, which in this case would be tokens and ETHs. In short, if you want to be able to start playing, you must first download said wallet so that you can make your transactions.
After swimming at the shore, let us go a little deeper and see how you can create a Ronin Wallet. The Ronin wallet is available both as a browser extension and as a mobile app that you can download either from the Play Store or the App Store – much like Metamask. Our guide is based on the extension version, which is pretty simple for beginners.
Following are the steps you need to follow to create a Ronin Wallet using a browser extension.
1- This is fairly easy. All you need to do is do a Google search of Ronin Wallet and add the browser extension for your browser. Chrome / Firefox.
2- Once you have added the wallet, open the extension and click “Get started”, you will be navigated to the Ronin Wallet setting page. Now click the button, “I’m new. Let’s get set up!”
3- Like most other dApps, Just Create a strong password for your wallet and hit “Create Wallet”. (Make sure that the password has a combination of letters, numbers, and symbols to ensure its strength).
4- In the next step, click “Reveal Seed Phrase” and write down your secret recovery words. It is a series of words generated by the cryptocurrency wallet that gives you access to the crypto associated with that wallet. Ronin Wallet is a non-custodial service. It means nobody, including Ronin developers, can access your funds and assets. If you lose your seed phrase, everything is lost. So, store this seed phrase at a safe location and use it when your account needs a recovery. Do not save it as a note file on your device, and never ever share it with anyone!
5- Now you need to enter the seed phrase that you have just backed up. Next, click “Continue” and your Ronin Wallet will be ready to use!
6- Now that you’ve created a Ronin Wallet, click on the browser extension to open your wallet interface.
With your account set up, that’s how your front page looks.
On the top, you can see the wallet name [Account #], followed by your Ronin Wallet address. You will need to provide the address when depositing or receiving assets. The [Assets] section displays your current balance of ERC-20 tokens and ERC-721 NFT tokens.
To check your transaction history, click [Activities].
That’s it for the Ronin Wallet creation. Now you can connect with Axie Marketplace.
How to connect the Ronin Wallet to the Axie Infinity Game?
We are sure that you are ready for diving deep now and all set to understand how to connect this Ronin Wallet to the Axie Infinity Game. Well, creating the Axie Infinity account when you already have the Ronin Wallet is actually a cakewalk. Just follow the simple steps given below-
1- Visit an Axie Marketplace and click “Login”.
2- Now, Click the “Login with Ronin Wallet” option.
3- Next, just select a username and click “Save”. To complete the setup, add your email and create a password to protect your account. And that's it, with your Ronin Wallet now connected to Axie Infinity.
We believe this write up doesn’t need a bottom line, these are just a simple series of steps that you need to follow in order to create a Ronin Wallet to play Axie Infinity. So, what are you waiting for - go follow these steps and satiate the gaming enthusiast that dwells in you.