DeFi Arts Intelligencer - Mar. 21st, 2020

Welcome to the 10th issue of the DeFi Arts Intelligencer, your weekly source for key happenings around blockchain art, collectibles, and games. Subscribe here.


For this dispatch:

๐ŸŽจ Digital Art & Collectibles

๐Ÿ•น๏ธ Blockchain Games

  • Chapter 6 of Gods Unchainedโ€™s Trial of the Gods story is out.

  • The Sandbox, the gaming-centric โ€œuser-generated blockchain metaverseโ€ project, just secured $2 million in new investments, with some coming from Square Enix, the firm behind the popular Final Fantasy gaming franchise.

  • Axie Infinity Season 2 ends on March 22nd.

โ™ฆ๏ธโ™ฆ๏ธ DeFi News

  • The MakerDAO debt auction started on March 19th. Itโ€™s gone well so far, by all indications. The DeFi lending project just added the USDC stablecoin as its third accepted collateral type, too.

  • BTC and ETH showed unprecedented levels of correlation with Wall Streetโ€™s S&P 500 index this past week.

  • Ethereum project extraordinaire Gitcoin is looking for a developer to help with building out personal token functionalities on the platform.

๐Ÿ“ฐFresh Reads

Thanks for reading, and stay creative on- and off-chain!

Keep an ๐Ÿ‘๏ธ out for the 11th issue of the DeFi Arts Intelligencer this time next week, too. Cheers โœŒ๏ธ


About DeFi Arts Intelligencer

The DeFi Arts Intelligencer is curated by me, William M. Peaster, a professional writer and editor whoโ€™s been tracking the Ethereum and Dai beats in recent years.

Iโ€™m passionate about art and a DeFi optimist, so putting together this newsletter is both fun and informative for me. I hope others may find the content helpful, too. But be mindful, the information herein should not be construed as investment advice. Iโ€™m not a financial adviser, and these are my opinions. Always take care to seriously consider the various layers of risk you face in participating in the still-maturing cryptoeconomy.

If you have a DeFi tip or lead, questions or comments, or would be interested in commissioning me for a writing gig, you can ping me at or on Telegram at @wmpeaster.

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