Here’s a rundown of the most noteworthy industry events and project developments to look out for in the coming week
Azuki has announced the launch of Azuki Elementals, with a presale event for Azuki and BEANZ holders on June 28th. The sales schedule is as follows:
- Azuki holders can mint 1 Elemental NFT at 00:00 (Beijing time) on June 28th.
- BEANZ holders can mint 1 Elemental NFT at 00:10 on June 28th. During this period, Azuki holders can mint one Elemental NFT for each Azuki they hold, subtracting the number of Elementals minted in the Azuki presale round.
- At 00:20 on June 28th, public sales will open. Each wallet can mint up to 3 Elemental NFTs. The public sale will use a Dutch auction starting at 2 ETH, with the price decreasing by 0.1 ETH every 5 minutes. A total of 10,000 Elementals will be available for public sale.
Azuki and BEANZ holders will need to pay a deposit of 2 ETH and will receive a refund of the difference between the deposit and the final price in the Dutch auction.
Robinhood will delist ADA, MATIC, and SOL on June 28th at 6:59 AM. The move comes after the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed a lawsuit against Binance and Coinbase, naming tokens like SOL, MATIC, and ADA as unregistered securities. Following this news, ADA, MATIC, and SOL experienced a decline of over 20% on June 10th.
As a major event during Japan Blockchain Week, IVS Crypto 2023 KYOTO will take place in Kyoto, Japan from June 28th to 30th. The conference is aimed at Web3 entrepreneurs, investors, developers, IP holders, and enthusiasts, featuring interactive sessions, workshops, and various sub-events, including the HONEYCON NFT theme park, YGG Japan’s blockchain game showcase competition, and the AI x Web3 hackathon demo day. Foresight News has compiled a schedule of 90 events for Japan Blockchain Week and IVS Crypto.
- VinuChain testnet will be launched on June 26th.
- The 9th round of donations for the secondary fundraising protocol clr.fund will begin on June 26th.
- Web3 input method TypeIt will open the third round of 5,000 blind box sales on June 26th at 21:00, with a public sale price of 70 USDT.
- The U.S. CFTC will hold a meeting on June 26th to conduct a 90-day formal review of the prediction market Kalshi.
- “SEOUL META WEEK 2023” will take place in Seoul, South Korea, from June 26th to June 30th.
- The Australian Blockchain Week will be held from June 26th to 30th.
- OneBlock will host an online event titled “Opening the Gateway to Cross-Chain: Analyzing the Full Process of Moonbeam Implementing XCM” on June 26th at 18:00.
- FC Barcelona collaborates with NFT project World of Women to launch the second NFT from the “Masterpiece” series, “Empowerment,” for auction on OpenSea.
- Circle will launch its cross-chain transfer protocol (CCTP) on Arbitrum on June 27th.
- Bankrupt crypto lender Genesis will conduct an auction by June 27th.
- The Airphoria, the metaverse collaboration between Swoosh and “Fortnite,” will be open until June 27th, featuring Air Max sneakers.
- Yield Guild Games’ token YGG will be unlocked on June 27th at 22:00:00, with 8,039,121 tokens (approximately $1.3 million) being released, accounting for 0.804% of the total supply.
- The EU’s scheduled legislation covering central bank digital currency privacy and distribution, which was set to be released on June 28th, will be postponed.
- Robinhood will delist ADA, MATIC, and SOL on June 28th.
- The nomination voting for members of the ApeCoin DAO special committee and governance working group will end on June 28th.
- WalletConnect has extended the closure of V1.0 to June 28th, and it is advised for wallets and DApps to migrate to V2.0 as soon as possible.
- Celsius has applied to the court to convert customers’ altcoins to Bitcoin and Ethereum, and the related hearing will take place on June 28th.
- The first batch of RFPs for Optimism needs to be submitted by June 28th.
- Azuki launches Azuki Elementals, and Azuki and BEANZ holders can participate in the presale on June 28th.
- The 1inch token, 1INCH, will be unlocked on June 28th at 08:00:00, with 64,286 tokens (approximately $20,000) released, accounting for 0.004% of the total supply.
- The SingularityNET token, AGIX, will be unlocked on June 28th at 08:00:00, with 10,125,891.1 tokens (approximately $2.5 million) released, accounting for 0.56% of the total supply.
- “Buidl the New Web,” a series of offline events organized by Foresight X in collaboration with Google Cloud, Amazon Web Services, and others, will be held in Shanghai on June 28th.
- Polkadot Decoded 2023 will take place in Copenhagen from June 28th to 29th.
- IVS Crypto 2023 KYOTO will be held in Kyoto, Japan, from June 28th to 30th.
- UneMeta and CGV FoF will host an offline event titled “Web3 Shining Golden Pavilion” at Brooklyn Night Bazaar Kyoto.
- BAYC will launch the new game HV-MTL Forge on June 29th.
- The Seoul High Court will hold a second trial for Lee Jung-hoon, who is accused of fraudulently obtaining 110 billion Korean won, on June 29th.
- The motion to determine the deadline for customers to submit claims in the FTX case will be heard in court on June 29th at 1:00.
- PUMA and NBA star LaMelo Ball will release NFT digital sneakers on June 29th.
- The Galxe token, GAL, will be unlocked on June 29th at 20:00:00, with 586,666,66 tokens (approximately $810,000) released, accounting for 0.293% of the total supply.
- Hedera Hong Kong Meetup will take place on June 30th.
- FTX Creditors: The bankruptcy court requires creditors to submit proof of claim by June 30th.
- LongHashX’s ZK-themed acceleration program registration will be open until the end of June.
- Mint Square’s market services will end on June 30th.
- NovaWulf plans to take over all assets of Celsius and tokenize its equity, with the plan set to take effect as early as June 30th.
- The blockchain phone “Nothing Phone (1)” created through a collaboration between Polygon and tech startup Nothing will complete testing on June 30th.
- The first phase of testing for Rollup, the multi-sequencer testnet launched by Ethereum scaling project AltLayer, will be open until June 30th.
- Binance will launch a zero maker fee promotion for TUSD starting from 8:00 on June 30th.
- Tencent’s digital collectibles platform, Huanhe, will go offline on June 30th.
- Fujitsu will launch the “Fujitsu Web3 Acceleration Platform” based on blockchain technology on June 30th.
- The Optimism token, OP, will be unlocked on June 30th at 12:00:00, with 24,159,191.04 tokens (approximately $32.85 million) released, accounting for 0.562% of the total supply.
- The elected members of the ApeCoin DAO special committee and governance working group will begin their term on July 1st.
- Former CFTC Chairman Heath Tarbert will become the Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Affairs Director of Circle on July 1st.
- Hashflow will provide compensation to eligible users, and applications must be submitted before July 1st.
- A new Wyoming law will come into effect on July 1st, prohibiting courts from compelling individuals to disclose their private keys.
- The Acala token, ACA, will be unlocked on July 1st at 15:00:00, with 27,433,333 tokens (approximately $1.35 million) released, accounting for 2.743% of the total supply.