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Upcoming Illuvium DAO election - VOTE December 5-7!

25 Nov 2021 4 minute read 0 comments Deraji

It’s that time again!  From December 5 through December 7 (12 AM UTC), all staked holders of Illuvium have the opportunity to elect their DAO governance council, the Illuvinati.  Today, I’ll share how the election works, some brief review of past ele...

What the #$*&! Is Impermanent Loss, and Why Do I Care? Illuvium Edition - Part 2: Why Would Anyone Ever Pool?

30 Aug 2021 5 minute read 0 comments Deraji

Welcome back!  In part 1, we discussed the idea of DeFi exchanges and Automated market making (AMM) compared to centralized exchanges, and introduced the big, scary, confusing risk known as impermanent loss.  I shared why it’s a stupid name, and why...

Illuvium XYZ Flash Pool - It isn't for you. Or is it?

25 Aug 2021 5 minute read 0 comments Deraji

So, you’re excited that there's a new way to earn 300%+ APY on Illuvium, letting you stake the XYZ token to earn ILV?  Should you jump in?  Today, you can ask your “not financial” advisor if ILV Flash Pools are right for you! TL:DR:  If you already h...

Illuvium ILV Timeline & Token Unlock - Potential Major Price Action Dates

24 Aug 2021 5 minute read 3 comments Deraji

UPDATED 8/24/2021:  An earlier version had an incorrect table on the distribution of tokens, indicating team and seed tokens at 1.6 million and treasury at 2.1 million.  It has been updated to reflect 2.1 million seed/pre-seed and team tokens, and 1....

Staking Illuvium ILV - Part 3: Estimating Future Value (Examples updated for new data Aug 28, 2021)

23 Aug 2021 6 minute read 12 comments Deraji

UPDATED 8/28/2021 - These examples have been updated from their original release due to new data on pool growth over time.  Please refer to my more recent posts and updated calculator to understand the most recent analysis on the Illuvium staking poo...

Staking Illuvium ILV - Part 2: What are the rewards?

22 Aug 2021 8 minute read 0 comments Deraji

Welcome back!  In Part 1, we looked at how to stake the ILV token to earn staking rewards, the differences, pros and cons of the ILV and Sushi liquidity pools, and the impact of flexible or locked staking.  Today, let’s get into the rewards you can e...

Everything we know about Illuvium: Zero and the Land Sale

21 Aug 2021 7 minute read 0 comments Deraji

Illuvium is the upcoming blockchain game, seeking to bring quality gaming to the play-to-earn (P2E) space.  While the core game is still under development, there has been a recent major approval by the Illuvinati council, the DAO elected representati...

Staking Illuvium ILV - Part 1: Staking Basics

21 Aug 2021 7 minute read 1 comment Deraji

Previously, I shared an in depth look at the tokenomics of ILV, the governance token associated with the upcoming launch of Illuvium.  If you’re completely new to the world of Illuvium, you can learn more about the basics here.  If you’ve already res...

The Layman's Guide to the Illuvium ILV Tokenomics

20 Aug 2021 10 minute read 0 comments Deraji

Illuvium is the upcoming AAA quality video game leveraging blockchain technology, seeking to bring NFT play to earn (P2E) gaming into the mainstream.  Spending time on the Illuvium Discord, you’ll see two of the most active channels involve the token...

What is Illuvium?  An introduction to the first AAA Quality Play to Earn NFT Game

19 Aug 2021 7 minute read 3 comments Deraji

Play to earn (P2E) gaming has been on a tremendous run, with Axie Infinity becoming a household name to those in the crypto space.  With a meteoric rise in AXS token price from around $3 in June to an all time high near $80 just a few days ago, peopl...