Here we answer your frequently asked questions.
Q: WHAT IS BITGAMER?
A: BitGamer is a decentralized esports platform the utilizes the blockchain technology to create tournaments and help gamers earn while they play.
Q: WHAT IS ESPORTS?
A:For those not familiar with the worldwide phenomenon known as eSports. It has grown rapidly from tournaments hosted inside your mother's basement to stadiums full of gamers watching their favorite players and teams play.
eSports is one of the fastest growing digital markets, seeing a whopping 41.3% increase in revenue from 2016-2017.
By 2020, estimates put the eSports market at $1.5 billion dollars in revenue with over 1 billion viewers.
This will make eSports the #1 sport in the future.
Q: HOW DO I SIGN UP?
A: Click on 'Register' button at the top right of the site and fill out the application.
Q: WHAT IS CRYPTOCURRENCY?
A: Cryptocurrency (or crypto currency) is a digital asset designed to work as a medium of exchange that uses strong cryptography to secure financial transactions, control the creation of additional units, and verify the transfer of assets.Cryptocurrencies are a kind of alternative currency and digital currency (of which virtual currency is a subset). Cryptocurrencies use decentralized control as opposed to centralized digital currency and central banking systems.
The decentralized control of each cryptocurrency works through distributed ledger technology, typically a blockchain, that serves as a public financial transaction database.
Q: DO I NEED MONEY TO USE BITGAMER?
A: Nope. Signup is free. But, if you want to play in our premier leagues and tournaments, you would need credits to enter them, which you can purchase from our online shop or by earning via referrals, rewards, and other prizes.
Q: HOW TO WITHDRAW MONEY FROM THE SITE?
A: Once you have a positive Bank balance, open up your user menu by clicking your profile on the top right of the website and clicking “Withdraw From Bank”. It will then redirect your to PayPal and you will be able to link your account to receive the payment.
Q: HOW DOES THE LADDER SYSTEM WORK?
A: Free Play Ladders allow teams to compete against each other for site xp and bragging rights.
Wager Ladders allow teams to wager or place monetary bets for each match that is played. Instead of charging 10% per match like other sites, we decided to keep things at a flat rate of $0.50 if you are not a premium member, and $0.25 if you are a premium member. If the amount wagered per match is less than $2 the fee goes down to $0.25 for non-premium members and $0.10 for premium members.
Q: WHAT ARE LEAGUES?
A:Leagues are in place for teams to compete against each other for cash and prizes. League prizes will vary from league to league. All league participants require a premium memberships in order to be eligible for play. League durations will vary, the average league will last 2-3 months. At the end of the league there will be a single or double elimination playoff tournament to decide the first, second and third place winners of the league.
Q: WHAT ARE WAGER LADDERS?
A: Wager Ladders allow teams/players to wager or place monetary bets for each match that is played. Instead of charging 10% per match like other sites, we decided to keep things at a flat rate of $0.50 if you are not a premium member, and $0.25 if you are a premium member. If the amount wagered per match is less than $2 the fee goes down to $0.25 for non-premium members and $0.10 for premium members.
Q: HOW DOES THE REFERRAL SYSTEM WORK?
A: With every referral that you invite to signup on BitGamer, you will receive 100 Credits. There is no limit to how many people you can invite but they must all be on different IPs to avoid spam invites. ***Be sure to ask your friends to use your USER ID (NOT username; It will be a a number that is located on your profile) when signing up on BitGamer to be able to receive the credit.***
Q: WHERE CAN I FIND MY USER ID?
A: Click on your username on the top right to access your user menu and click on Profile (button left button). The User ID will be on your profile located at the left below your banner.