• Decrypt Studios held the inaugural Crypties Awards in Miami on November 30th, with Crypto Unicorns winning the Game of the Year award.
• Actor David Bianchi previewed his Web3 TV series ‚RZR‘ and conducted two NFT drops to build engagement from fans.
• Kathleen Breitman from Tezos discussed how the Tezos blockchain has used a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception at Web Summit in Lisbon.
On November 30th, Decrypt Studios held the inaugural Crypties Awards gala in beautiful Miami, Florida. The evening was hosted by Josh Ostrovsky („The Fat Jewish“) and featured a range of presenters from popular crypto projects. Nine categories were awarded with statuettes and the Game of the Year award went to Crypto Unicorns. Katrina Wolfe accepted the Cryptie from presenter Avery Akkineni of Vayner3. Other nominees in the same category included Stepn, Zed Run, and Blankos Block Party.
Veteran actor David Bianchi was also present to give a preview of his upcoming drama series „RZR,“ which will be distributed through Gala Films. Set in a dystopian future Los Angeles, the show will feature Ethereum and other digital assets as part of the plot. Bianchi conducted two NFT drops to build engagement from fans and generate buzz for the series.
The Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal had Kathleen Breitman, the co-founder of Tezos, as a speaker. Breitman discussed how Tezos has used a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception, her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum and sharding, progressive decentralization, and NFT gaming with Decrypt’s Stephen Graves.
The Crypties Awards highlighted some of the most innovative projects in the industry and celebrated the achievements of developers, creators, and influencers alike. The evening was sponsored by Polygon, Filecoin Foundation, Lamina1, Async, BeetsDAO, The Gold Mask, Gem Set, Breakout, Anonymous, Infinite Objects, Ape Water, Decentralized Pictures, and Vault 721. It was an incredible night that marked the beginning of a new era of innovation and progress within the crypto space.