The Gotchiverse, Lending and NFT Gaming - Jesse (COO of Aavegotchi)

By InsideCrypto | Crypto Step by Step | 26 Mar 2022

Hi everyone, we are back with another episode of our fascinating podcast allowing you to get to know people working behind the scenes of the crypto industry. Today we catch up with a very special guest, Jesse Johnson. He is the Co-founder, COO and Summoner of Aavegotchi.

Welcome to the forty-eighth episode of the Inside Crypto Podcast. This episode was recorded on March 24th 2022. We talk about a ton of things today and this is a podcast not to be missed. Jesse has been in the space for so long and gives you a wealth of information about NFTs and how Aavegotchi got started. He also fills us in on all the exciting details about the Gotiverse launching next week.

Before we get started, I would like to thank my employer Amun Tokens for making podcasts like this happen. Please don’t forget to check us out and our products at

Thanks everyone for listening and don’t forget to tune in next week where we interview someone else in the cryptocurrency universe.

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0:00 - Intro

1:10 - Jesse's Background

2:45 - Bullionix (Rare Earth NFTs)

5:00 - The Potential Of NFTs

5:40 - What Is Aave?

7:10 - Launching Tokens With A Bonding Curve

12:00 - Gotchiverse Development

15:50 - Why Did You Go With A Pixel Art Style?

19:50 - How Do You Start Playing Aavegotchi?

20:19 - (Play Method #1)

22:54 - Play-To-Earn (Play Method #2)

26:00 - Gotchi Lending 28:24 - Launch Time?

29:55 - The Guilds

31:44 - Why Did You Create A Gaming Bible?

37:05 - What About A Non-Crypto Version?

42:13 - What Are Your General Plans for 2022?

48:07 - How Should You Get Into The Gotchiverse?

52:55 - The "Playdrop"


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