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PolkaWarriors Weekly Issue(dot)19
Published date: May 16 2021


I.Hot Topic

Kusama Network

BREAKING NEWS for Kusama Network community!!!

With the latest release of Kusama (v0.9.1), Crowdloans and parachain auctions has been enabled!!!


Bifrost Kusama slot auction reservation has opened for 1 hour, the number of participating on-chain addresses has exceeded 100. $vsKSM $BNC

Reserve at:


Karura Crowdloan Registration Now Open.  User can now connect their Polkadot.js extension to register with their email, KSM address, and referral code (optional).

II. Polkadot.News


Paralink Network announces IDO on polkastarter, their is to its public sale IDO (Initial Dex Offering) on the renowned decentralized auction protocol Polkastarter.


Patract has announced official website of Patract Open Platform is coming.  More than 10 Polkadot projects have been jointly established. Create a strong alliance for Wasm contract ecosystem.


BitCountry has just completed a $4 million funding round from leading funds such as Hypershere, Animoca Brands, Digital Renaissance, Republic Labs, DFG, LongHash, LD, Altonomy, PAKA Fund, Illusionist Group, etc.


Zeitgeist has announced Testnet of their is live! ????

To celebrate the milestone, we're launching our first official Prediction Market!

Aptly called "The Kusama Derby", users can predict who will win the upcoming slots on Kusama Network's parachain auctions.


dTrade Closes $6.4M Seed Round

dTrade just announced the close of their seed investment round co-led by Three Arrows Capital and DeFiance Capital, with the participation of Polychain Capital, ParaFi Capital, Huobi, Mechanism Capital, Magic Ventures, Bixin Ventures, IOSG Ventures, Hypersphere Ventures and Fenbushi Capital.


PolkaDEX has announced development roadmap from Testnet V1.0 to Mainnet and the answers to all your questions about the versions of Polkadex Testnet.

Clover Finance

Clover has announced lockup and release schedule

For those who have participated and purchased $CLV ( in the Coinlist sale option, here are the lockup periods and the release dates


After the announcement of Gavin Wood, Bifrost announces their Kusama parachain bonding derivative: $vsKSM is coming. 

They will launch vsKSM minting, and users will receive a free liquid vsKSM and a BNC slot auction reward.

Centrifuge x Coinlist

The registration deadline for the Centrifuge sale is May 21 2021, 23:59 UTC.

III. Partnership

Moonbeam x Convergence

Moonbeam has announced Convergence team will integration to the Moonbeam ecosystem! This integration will bring the first real-world asset AMM to the Polkadot ecosystem.

PolkaRARE x RAZE Network

PolkaRare has announced partnership with Raze Network, a second-layer protocol that provides cross-chain anonymous payment privacy in the Polkadot ecosystem applying the Zether framework to build.

Clover Finance x Automata

Clover Finance has announced partnership with Automata Network to support Witness. Witness is on the next wave of innovation that allows those working on decentralisation to build one level up from there

Kylin x Netvrk

Kylin Network has announced partnership with Netvrk to add yet another DeData ecosystem.

Reef Finance x Benchmark 

Reef Finance partners with Benchmark Protocol, an elastic stablecoin-alternative bridging capital markets to DeFi. Through this partnership, xMARK will be integrated into the Reef Ecosystem offering an inflation shielded stablecoin alternative.

Clover Finance x KIRA Network

Clover Finance has announced partnership with Kira Network to allow for non-custodial staking of any asset on Clover, including stablecoins, digital fiat and NFTs

Tidal Finance x Oropocket

Tidal Finance has announced partner with Open DeFi by Oropocket, a global initiative to develop the DeFi ecosystem and connect it with real world financial solutions. Tidal will integrate its insurance coverage solutions into the Open DeFi.

Phala Network x RMRK

PhalaNetwork has announced partnership with RmrkApp. Phala will offer special traits to Kanaria bird owners and introduce the RMRK standard to our NFT-incentivized community contributor program.

Genshiro x Band Protocol

Genshiro has announced integration with Band Protocol, the integration with Band Protocol will help ensure accurate, up-to-date price data for digital assets on Genshiro and across Equilibrium’s network.

Standard x HAPI 

Standard has anounced partnership with HAPI  the security protocol, which protects our platform against fraudulent assets and illegitimate activates, will surely make everyone safe, and HAPI .

PolkaRARE x Rage Fan

PolkaRARE has announced partners with Rage Fan, a fan-first and blockchain underpinned gaming platform. This joint move will allow both platforms to explore more opportunities to enhance their operations & user experience.


AMA Polka Warriors x KILT

Polka Warriors held an AMA with Apron Network - a blockchain protocol for issuing self-sovereign verifiable, revocable, anonymous credentials in the Web 3.0. Ingo Rübe - Founder of KILT Protocol.

Consensut 2021

Join Consensus2021 by CoinDesk, Derek Yoo, Moonbeam Founder, on May 24! 

Learn more about Moonbeam's multichain vision! Join the Polkadot session for a look at the interoperability at the heart of the project.

Polkadot Decoded

If you are keen on the virtual conference for the Polkadot community, featuring talks and workshops on all things Polkadot, you definitely can’t miss one of the biggest events of the year - Polkadot Decoded on May 19 & 20.

On the first day, we will figure out the latest things happening on parachains by hearing the talk from Gavin Wood and Robert Habermeier. 

For the second day, it will contain a few community-voted talks and workshops—from techy deep-dives to high-level visionary talks and lightning pitches.

V.New Project

Khala Network, Darwinia Crab