• On November 30, Crypto Unicorns won the Game of the Year award at the inaugural Crypties Awards from Decrypt Studios in Miami.
• In December 2022 at Art Basel in Miami, Decrypt Studios hosted the inaugural Crypties awards gala.
• In November 2022 at Web Summit in Lisbon, Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman spoke about the use of a proof-of-stake mechanism and NFT gaming with Decrypt.
On November 30, 2020, the inaugural Crypties Awards was held by Decrypt Studios in Miami, Florida. It was a night to remember, as the star-studded event played host to some of the biggest names in the crypto world. In the Game of the Year category, Crypto Unicorns won the coveted award, with Katrina Wolfe accepting the Cryptie from presenter Avery Akkineni of Vayner3. The other nominees in the category were Stepn, Zed Run, and Blankos Block Party.
In December 2022, Decrypt Studios held the inaugural Crypties Awards gala at Art Basel in Miami, Florida. Hosted by Josh Ostrovsky („The Fat Jewish“), the evening was sponsored by some of the top names in the crypto world, including Polygon, Filecoin Foundation, Lamina1, Async, BeetsDAO, The Gold Mask, Gem Set, Breakout, Anonymous, Infinite Objects, Ape Water, Decentralized Pictures, and Vault 721. Nine categories were awarded during the event, with the highlight reel from the night showcasing some of the most memorable moments from the evening.
In November 2022, at Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal, Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman presented on stage alongside Decrypt’s Stephen Graves. She spoke about the use of a proof-of-stake mechanism since the blockchain’s inception, her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum, and sharding, and the potential of progressive decentralization and NFT gaming. Additionally, at 0xpo Summit in San Francisco, a panel was held featuring Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction, and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock. During the panel, the speakers discussed the challenges of raising capital in a bear market and shared their experiences of the crypto investment world.
The Crypties Awards, as well as the various events and panels, have been a testament to the ever-growing crypto community. With the success of this year’s events, the future of the crypto industry looks bright. As the awards and events continue to gain in prominence, the crypto world can look forward to more exciting developments in the years to come.