August was another month of hardcore shipping for the Aavegotchi team:
Surprise reveal: FAKE Gotchis!
Introducing FAKE Gotchis: a Frenly Art Karmic Experiment built on the Aavegotchi protocol! With FAKE Gotchis we’re unleashing the memetic power of Aavegotchis, along with the help of Aavegotchi lovers and crypto artists. See our blog for more info and to learn how you can get your own FAKE Gotchi card!
Gotchiverse Mosaic Tiles
Mosaic Tiles are here to color in the Gotchiverse! These 2x2 tiles have been released by color every Wednesday since August 10th . They feature four unique designs (Heart, Star, Diamond, and Ghost), and six different colors (Blue, Dark Magenta. Yellow, Purple. Pink, and Green). Each color set is live for two weeks from the date they open for minting. Once all six sets have been released, we’ll be holding a Mosaic Tiles Aart Contest featuring 10k GHST in prizes! See our blog for more info.
Rarity Farming SZN 4 Continues
August saw the first two on-chain snapshots and GHST stimmie payouts of Rarity Farming SZN 4. The first Snapshot for Rarity Farming took place on Thursday, August 11th at 10am EST. The on-chain snapshot was taken at block 31770753. The second Snapshot was two weeks later, on Thursday, August 25th, at 10am EST at block 32308426. 750,000 GHST in total has been distributed to Rarity Farmers between rounds one and two! For more information on Rarity Farming SZN 4, see our blog post.
The oldest, most OG, Aavegotchis celebrated their 20 millionth blockday in August. That’s yet another amazing milestone for the GotchiGang! Here’s to 20 million moar! Click here to check out your Gotchis and see their age.
New Gotchiverse Feature Requests Page is Live
The Gotchiverse Feature Request page offers all frens the opportunity to request gameplay features and changes! Is there a feature you’d like to see in the Gotchiverse? If so we’d love to hear it! Click here to drop your best ideas and let’s work together to make the Gotchiverse even moar EBIC!
Gotchiverse Analytics Page is Live
Get the state of the Gotchiverse in just one click! The new Gotchiverse analytics page, AKA “State of the Gotchiverse”, has all the info on Alchemica spending, GLTR Staking, Mint Counts, and much moar! Click here to check it out.
DAO Passed Two New CoreProps
AGIP 37 on Voting Power for New Staking Pools and AGIP 38 on Stopping BRS Wearables Emissions successfully met quorum in August. All Aavegotchis held in voting wallets will receive 20XP for each vote. See our blog for more info on these proposals.
Rarity Farming SZN 3 Baadges Sent
Baadges from Rarity Farming SZN 3 have been airdropped! Every Aavegotchi who ranked during the season has earned the Raanked Baadge. Gotchis placing in the top 100 in each category also received a special baadge, and the top three in each category received NFT trophies! Head to the “My Aavegotchis” page and then check your Gotchi’s pocket to see any baadges you may have earned. These non-transferrable tokens stay with your Aavegotchi forever!
Pixelcraft Studios Dev Highlights
Installations in the Gotchiverse can now be moved to a new location on the same parcel! Players can now redesign or adjust their parcel layout with just a few clicks. Enter the Gotchiverse and check it out!
Batch equipping is now live! Players can now place multiple Tiles and Installations with just one transaction. This upgrade makes setting up your Gotchiverse operation easier than evar!
Pixelcraft Studios in August
The Pixelcraft Studios team had a tremendously successful month of August. A number of QOL features and achievements were released this month. Among all the shipping and milestones, perhaps nothing was more exciting than the surprise reveal of FAKE Gotchis, an ambitious cryptoart project the studio has been developing in stealth.
This community-driven art collection coming to the Aavegotchi Protocol will add a new layer of cultural and artistic expression to our already robust ecosystem. FAKE Gotchis is set to launch in September, with more details coming soon!
August was full of new features, milestones, and announcements, and we’ve got even moar planned for September!
A Preview of September:
Aavegotchi.com V2 to launch with:
A new, intuitive user interface
- GBM Bid-to-Earn Auctions for all!
- Fiat on-ramp direct to easily acquire GHST and Aavegotchis
- Cross-chain swapping powered by Router Protocol
- Frenly onboarding support
Fakegotchis.com to launch with:
- The “Summoning Works” on day 1
- 2,500 additional FAKE Gotchi Cards (publishing rights) distribution
- A frenly marketplace (powered by the Baazaar)
Gotchiverse major release (details TBA soon!)
Stay spooky frens,
Aavegotchi is an open-source, community owned NFT gaming protocol, enabling true asset ownership for gamers. Aavegotchi NFTs are on-chain collectible ghosts staked with Aave’s interest-generating aTokens.
Compete for player rewards by earning XP, leveling up, and increasing the rarity of your Aavegotchi fren. Aavegotchi is governed by the AavegotchiDAO and the native eco-governance token GHST. Visit Aavegotchi.com today and join the future of DeFi-staked NFT avatars!
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Gotchiverse Docs: https://docs.gotchiverse.io/
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