Aavegotchi in the News

Aavegotchi in the News


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As Q1 comes to a close it’s safe to say Aavegotchi has made more noise in the media than ever before! Let’s take a look at some of the highlights.

The Aavegotchi Protocol has always been about shipping. The almost constant new features, releases, and products have become staples of Pixelcraft Studios and the media has taken notice!

Aavegotchi has been featured in numerous well known media outlets like CoinDesk, Cointelegraph, The Block, Benzinga and Yahoo Finance. In addition, we’ve gained tons of recognition across the wider NFT space in market reports, Twitter spaces, and IRL events. Let’s take a look at some recent examples of Aavegotchi in the news!

The Aavegotchi Forge

The Aavegotchi Forge launched in February, instantly giving Aavegotchi Wearables max composability by breaking them down into their base components. The Forge team’s innovation caught the attention of respected news reporters from Coindesk and Yahoo Finance.

Bonding Curve Closure

Perhaps the biggest news of this year so far for Aavegotchi was the AavegotchiDAO’s decision to turn off the GHST token bonding curve. This big decision, coupled with the timing of DAI’s depeg, generated newsworthy editorials for crypto media giants Coindesk and Cointelegraph.

30M DAI Raised from Curve

Following the closure of the GHST bonding curve, the 30M DAI collateral behind the curve was distributed between Pixelcraft Studios and the AavegotchiDAO. This 30M DAI will be used by Pixelcraft and the DAO to further development and growth of the Aavegotchi protocol. The raise was achieved without any VC involvement and again made headlines in Coindesk and Yahoo Finance.


Aavegotchi’s dedicated gaming blockchain, Gotchichain was formally announced in late March. Gotchichain will make the perfect launching ground for Aavegotchi-themed games and dapps. All of the news media top guns picked up this major announcement, including Coindesk, The Block, and Yahoo Finance!

Interview with Coder Dan

Perhaps the highlight of all of the coverage from Q1 was Pixelcraft Studios CEO Coder Dan having an exclusive interview with Benzinga! Dan sat down with Benzinga’s Justin Roberti to talk Aavegotchi and the innovative on chain developments that have been co-created by Pixelcraft Studios and our amazing community of builders.

Jason Slama Hired as Game Director

Gaming Industry veteran Jason Slama has officially joined the Pixelcraft Studios team as Game Director! Jason has a long and distinguished career in the gaming industry, having previously held positions at companies such as CD Projekt Red and Ubisoft. The news on Jason’s appointment to Game Director was picked up by Game World Observer, MarketWatch, Yahoo Finance, and Benzinga!

More to Come!

As you can see Aavegotchi was absolutely buzzing with key pieces of news in early 2023. Much more is on the way in Q2 and beyond so stay tuned and keep a look out for more reports of Aavegotchi in the news!

About Aavegotchi

Aavegotchi is an open-source, community owned NFT gaming protocol, enabling true asset ownership for gamers. Aavegotchi NFTs are on-chain collectible ghosts imbued with dynamic traits ready for play across an assortment of gaming experiences.

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 bring your crypto to life!

Aavegotchi Resources:
Website: https://aavegotchi.com/
Blog: https://blog.aavegotchi.com/
Official Wiki: https://wiki.aavegotchi.com/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/aavegotchi
Discord: https://discord.gg/aavegotchi
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Aavegotchi
Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/Aavegotchi/

Gotchiverse Resources:
Website: https://verse.aavegotchi.com/
Gotchiverse Docs: https://docs.gotchiverse.io/

Fake Gotchi Resources:
Website: https://www.fakegotchis.com/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/FAKEgotchis
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fakegotchis/