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Building a No-Code Web3 Game With DropChain: AlgoPatties Case Study

Snarec, founder of AlgoPatties, created the full web3 game without writing any code.

Nathaniel Thoreson

November 17, 2023

"With some legwork, I was able to create everything that I could want in a web3 game. I was able to do it all on my own. I was able to do it as someone who has never developed anything. I'm just a guy." - Snarec, Creator of Algo Patties

Gaming has proven to be one of the most effective ways of getting blockchain technology into the hands of users - and this trend is likely to continue. Blockchain analysts and web3 advocates consistently theorize that web3 gaming will play a crucial role in the mass adoption of web3 - especially in the brewing bull run.

There's just one problem: building web3 products is really hard. Doing so requires specialized knowledge and years of training. Writing smart contracts, managing wallets, and implementing NFTs are all significant barriers to aspiring creators.

Today, we'll share the story of one creator who overcame these challenges with DropChain a no-code web3 tool that empowered anyone to build powerful blockchain apps.

Snarec's success in building a no-code web3 app demonstrates the power of no-code tools in blockchain technology, making it accessible to creators regardless of their technical background.

Snarec: No Coding Experience to Web3 Founder

Snarec, the founder and creator of, is a shining example of how anyone can build a web3 app with no coding experience. 

Prior to discovering DropChain, Snarec faced the common hurdle of many aspiring web3 creators: the technical barrier of coding. His journey with AlgoPatties is a compelling story of overcoming these challenges and achieving his goals.

Problem: How to Build a Web3 App with No Coding Experience

The world of Web3 gaming, with its intricate blockchain technology and coding requirements, seemed like a distant dream for Snarec. He had the vision and the drive but lacked the technical skills to bring his ideas to life. Moreover, hiring a developer to build the game from scratch would have cost thousands of dollars - resources that most people just don't have.

For most aspiring game builders, this would have been the end of the road. But for Snarec, this was just the beginning.

Solution: A No-Code Web3 App Builder

An NFT of a sword in Algopatties. Built with the DropChain No-Code Web3 API.

Everything changed when Snarec discovered the power of the DropChain web3 API and This combination was a game-changer, unlocking new possibilities of app development. is a drag-and-drop no-code app builder. With it, the sky is the limit! Anyone can build highly complex apps, games, and websites without writing a single line of code. Bubble on its own, however, is limited to web2 capabilities. For those with web3 ambition, DropChain changes everything.

DropChain's integration with allowed Snarec to build a fully functional web3 game without writing a single smart contract or worrying about wallets.

Using DropChain also provides AlgoPatties' users with a seamless user experience. Most web3 applications require users to connect crypto wallets, sign transactions, and pay gas fees - Not with DropChain.

Instead, users of AlgoPatties can sign up with a single click with DropChain Single Sign-on (a web3 SSO solution), purchase NFTs with credit card checkout and web3 fiat onramp, and implement digital assets throughout the game. Snarec's users also don't have to undergo a complicated wallet management process. All of the in-game NFTs they earn or purchase are automatically available in their DropChain wallet made in the background.

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Results: A Web3 RPG Built No Code

After a few months of part-time building, AlgoPatties launched. The results were astounding.

In just a few short weeks, AlgoPatties has onboarded well over one thousand users. Its growth isn't that surprising when you consider how fun the game is to play and how easy it is to use.

Snarec's creativity, coupled with DropChain's tools, makes the gaming experience engaging, fun, and easy!

AlgoPatties has set a new standard in Web3 gaming, where ease of access and immersive gameplay go hand in hand.

Building a Web3 App Doesn't Have to be So Hard

Snarec's journey with Algo Patties is more than just a success story. It's a nudge for anyone sitting on a great idea but worried about the techy side of things. "There are good people out there ready to team up and build cool stuff together. It's going to be awesome," he says, highlighting the supportive community around DropChain.

His experience is a reminder that with tools like DropChain, Web3 gaming is changing. It's not just about fancy tech; it's about opening doors for everyone to create and innovate. If you've got an idea, now's the time to jump in and make it happen.

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