Introducing — Fantasy Basketball Sports
Fantasy sports is a game of skill where real world sports fans draft virtual teams consisting of players from professional sports leagues. To track these drafts’ performance, a point system is used to determine scores for the different legs of the competition. The users who are able to select the right impactful player gets higher points and eventually win the contest.
Based on the timeframe of the competition, fantasy sports can be divided into two distinct formats:
- Traditional Fantasy Sports: which is played over the entirety of the season.
- Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS): A fast-paced variant that is played over a single match, day, or week.
How RageFan DFS is built
Rage Fan Daily Fantasy Sports focused on single match fantasy and primarily works on Polygon network. The app is built with capabilities to support other networks as well. RageFan application is available in Web, Android and IOS platforms.
Game related information such as payments, winnings, refunds are stored in smart contracts. Users can play with $Rage and playtokens such as $Prage in Rage DFS application.
What is Fantasy basketball?
It is a fantasy sport for basketball where users can select team for each match, select the contest they like and join with $Rage or Playtoken. Once the match is over, leaderboard is populated and rewards are settled.
How to create a team for Basketball
You must pick 8🏀players within 100 credits.
You can pick a maximum of 5 🏀players from one team.
Team selection: You must have the below type players on your team.
Player Type:- Point Guard (PG), Shooting Guard (SG), Small Forward (SF), Power Forward (PF), Center.
While creating your team you should have minimum 1 player from each player type and maximum you can take 4 player from each player type, Before saving the team, you have to select your team Captain (earns 2x the points) & Vice-Captain(earns 1.5 the points). save your team, join contests, keep playing and winning.
How to Join a contest for Basketball
Contest are the type of room where people play together for a prize. Prize in the contest is been distributed on team points. Team Points is the score which we get for our selected players in our team based on the real match. We have separate point system which for basketball and this can been seen under the menu section — Point system Basketball. Points are being awarded to players based on the performance and the sum of points for all the players is team points.
- Choose your favorite match.
- Create your team with your favorite player and save your team.
- Choose your contests from the contests types. (Mega Contest, Small League, Head to head, 1 Player Fantasy etc.)
- Mega contest — It is a type where lots of people play together to win prize. It will be many player competition.
- head to head contest — It will be a one on one competition.
(A user can join any contest of his interest with respect to Winnings or entry fee. All this details can be seen in App on the contests page.)
Getting Started on RageFan basketball Web:
Web version to be played on Desktop — Chrome, Firefox and Edge browser
- Open link in the desktop browser.
- The user can use Metamask, Portis and Magic wallets to access.
- Login and select the match you wish to play
- Select the contest to view details.
- Create team with most impactful players and join the contest.
Android & IOS App version.
- Download APK and Install app from the Rage.Fan website
- Verify email and mobile to start playing.
How to play fantasy basketball game?
Playing the fantasy basketball game with RageFan is very easy. Just follow these simple steps:
Step 1: Login to your Ragefan account.
Step 2: Select Basketball from the Sports menu on the home screen.
Step 3: Choose your favorite match & contest.
Step 4: Check contest details & Join the contest.
- You can join this contest by clicking on — Pay 4.0 RAGE (This is the Entry Fee for the contest)
- You can see the prize breakdown via — Winners 5 v.
- You can see the contest size and from contest page.
Step 5: Select your team of 8 players and captain & vice-captain wisely.
Step 6: Join the contest & watch your team score points.
Step 7: Follow the match and win great rewards for winning.
Detailed steps to play:
- Select the match and contest within the match you wish to play
- Create most impactful teams based on players real life performance, recent form and consistency.
- Create multiple teams with different combinations for better chances of scoring high
- View details about the contest such as, Total participants, Minimum participants needed, Fees, Prize and leaderboard breakup, Number of teams allowed from a user, Other users who have joined the contest
- Decide on the contest you prefer
- Select the team you wish to join with and join the contest
- In Basketball 8 players can be chosen from both squads
- Number of players from each skill, team, etc. can be seen during team selection
- Captain of the team receives 2X points and the Vice captain receives 1.5x points.
- Pay via connected wallet such Metamask, Portis or Magic wallet on web and Amount is deducted from the wallet connected in app when playing in Mobile
- Each team that is added to the fantasy game is scored according to the real-life performance of the players in the match. Leaderboard is generated as per the aggregate points scored by all the players in the fantasy team. The participant topping the leaderboard after adding up scores in a contest is determined to be the winner for the contest.
- As soon as the match starts it is moved to the My Contests section in the application
Important Points to Note:
- Research online, follow the sport and choose most impactful players for the match
- Read and understand the the points system for each sport and choose player who will be most suitable to score better in the match
- Choose right player for C and VC as the multiplier will significantly impact your final score
- Ensure you edit your team after Lineups are out as non playing players will not score any points. Lineups out message will be displayed when the real match lineups are announced which will be 30–45 mins before the start of the match.
- Adjust your strategy every match to ensure you are able to predict a highly impactful team
- The prize is shared if two or more teams have the same points in a contest
- In case of any discrepancy in points and match not meeting the participant criteria, it will be cancelled and fees refunded
- All transactions are recorded in the blockchain. User can view their transactions in Polygon network
In addition to blockchain support, RageFan has launched other innovative features making gameplay more engaging including multi chain support and multi-player fantasy.