Monthly Progress Reports

Compiling & cleaning up Chainlogs from the newsletter into these monthly reports which will be used for filing proposals to the Seed Fund DAO.

:handshake:🏽 Community

  • CrisLeash hosted the first ‘Awkward Talks’ session—read about it on the MetaGame Forum.
  • Web Three Prophet and UniPuff got started on creating a Well-being survey, aiming toward helping MetaGame members, and Web Three Prophet made a Wellbeing and DAOs pitch deck.
  • CrisLeash made a start on the Exercise page in the House of Well-being.
  • joseacabrerav and PiedraDeMar hosted more Fractal Yoga sessions.
  • peth continued hosting Champions Ring calls with in the new Holacratic style.
  • vid organised the Questing align call. (See notes on that).
  • tommy hosted an Alignment Meeting for MetaFest.
  • Misanth hosted 4 more cohort onboarding sessions attended by luffysk , Maxwe11 , TYMED, LB Cole, ignacio.gonzalez6 & others.
  • See Prettysconeshams ’s notes on the Achievement Call.
  • Anna hosted the Shiller’s Align call (See notes).
  • Props to vid and simplect for subbing in as impromptu tavernkeepers.
  • Anna , Web Three Prophet , and tommy repped MetaGame at the DAOist conference in Mexico—a lot of work that paid off in fresh connections and links for MetaGame
    • tommy linked with local communities for workshops and intros to MyMeta and MetaFest
    • Anna expanded her network and shilled MetaGame; look out for talks and workshops coming out of that
    • Web Three Prophet presented at the conference, including an intro to MetaGame and mentions crypto jobs in MetaGame and the MetaAlliance; check out the presentation on Youtube (in Spanish)
  • Misanth made an outline of the fest preps & tommy booked more guests
  • peth brought in Matt of WGMI and jkey of SafaryDAO for community calls, hosted the monthly MetaAlliance call & did the final Season 5 roadmap check in call
  • PiedraDeMar and joseacabrerav introduced Bards Night and continued the Fractal Yoga streak
  • Web Three Prophet presented the job fair to the MetaAlliance

:iphone: Technology

  • Polimyl , Alec , Michiel, and Luxumbra figured out a solution for the minting issue - and got this month’s distro out, check your wallet!
  • Polimyl & Luxumbra reverted the Seed contract trasfer bug & Polimyl rented server space for faster SourceCred calculations.
  • vid and Dave made the first version of the Seeds page :eyes:
  • Dysbulic did several upgrades and refactoring on the Player Profiles page of MyMeta, through an all-nighter & doing pair programming with tenfinney in the builders dungeon for an ungodly amount of time
  • Dan13 made the profile blocks modular & added link embed custom blocks.
  • Alec made the new guilds join page & fixed the onboarding bot.
  • Alec added a speed increase by optimizing caching for the DAO, Guild, and Player relationships.
  • Dave designed & vid implemented v1 of the Quests Dashboard
  • Luxumbra got into the Achievements code with dekanbro .
  • Gearing up for MyMeta launch, vid & dan13 cleared up a whole lot of issues
  • Dave made a customized MyMeta profile example to pitch prospective clients and help with the fundraise, also jumped in with nice new MyMeta opening & closing screens
  • tenfinney and dysbulic worked on post-launch bugfixes and improvements
  • Dave designed new opening & closing screens for MyMeta Profiles
  • vid hosted the weekly meet for the Questing system raid. (Meeting notes)
  • Quest data was migrated to the MetaOS backend courtesy of vid , tenfinney , and dan13ram
  • dan13ram and vid worked on Proof of Completion for quests
  • Misanth upgraded Dynobot (type .mgcmd in a MetaGame server channel and see what happens) and Hydra (now with volume control!)
  • Michiel worked on minting and kept Zenhub and GitHub issues up to date
  • luxumbra and dysbulic worked on the MetaFactory wearables UI and contracts
  • Luxumbra found three.js people to build the 3D version of the landing page :eyes:
  • peth ’s text, biux ’s graphics & Luxumbra ’s computer whispering words took the landing page to a whole new level

:cake: Content

:seedling: Growth

  • Web Three Prophet made a start on collecting information about the MetaAlliance members who will be part of MetaFest’s DAO Job Fair.
  • tommy and Web Three Prophet confirmed the DAOist workshop, and will give MetaGame some love during the presentation.
  • Web Three Prophet introduced a new designer (Hi, Cami !) and a technical shiller (what’s up, Anosh ).
  • Anna onboarded a new shiller.
  • Web Three Prophet shilled MyMeta, MetaMenu, and MetaSys to Request Finance.
  • tommy talked with project owners about using MyMeta profiles with achievements.
  • Anna tweeted on a bunch of MetaGame news.
  • peth needs your eth finished the video pitch for MetaGame patrons. See it on Youtube.
  • Web Three Prophet made a pitch deck for the MetaFest JobFair
  • Share UniPuff’ s MetaGame YEETER pitch
  • Anna Wrote the strategy for shilling the fundraise
  • luxumbra got MetaGame set up on Giveth; dysbulic and Musashi13 were the first to donate.
  • peth spoke at MetaFactory’s community call
  • UniPuff put MyMeta and MetaSys in front of RnDAO
  • Anna did promo, planning, and tweets for community calls and gatherings
  • Web Three Prophet linked with PrimeDAO and TEC for community calls
  • vid and Web Three Prophet wrote a proposal to get funding from NEAR for the Questing System raid, with assistance from UniPuff and a strong showing from vid and tenfinney on the pitch (Hit up Web Three Prophet if you want to work on funding proposals for your own MetaGame raid)
  • ApeironCreations sent the fundraising shill into all the embassies

:sun_with_face: Highlights

  • All New MetaGame.wtf
  • MyMeta Profiles flow polished & product launched
  • 1000th MyMeta Profile created
  • $230k raised in funding

Funds requested

4.6eth ~ $16k

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:handshake:🏽 Community

  • A bunch of MetaGamers met up at Devconnect in Amsterdam for the biggest MetaFam irl gathering which lasted 10 days. Including Unipuff, Misanth, eowulia, polimyl, penguin, geleeroyale, Young Kid Warrior, Bau, peth & a bunch of other less active players & patrons.
  • Misanth & Tommy did 8 more onboarding sessions
  • A bunch more community calls organized & shilled by tommy, Web3 Prophet, Anna, peth & others. The community calls & events featured:
    • Yash, Keneeze, Heramb of DAOHQ—“Fuelling the decentralized future by building the original DAO marketplace”
    • Victoria P—“Decentralised scientific publishing and peer review”
    • s_ben from SourceCred
    • Richie Bonilla from Clarity.so
    • superpatx_ of Giga R&D , talking about the vital importance of marketing in web3 and how play the market-fit game
    • st0icescu, jphfritsche, and corinnaschlicht of LifeLiveDAO talked about borderless, decentralized entertainment, showcasing their live streaming platform and letting everybody’s jaw drop to the (dance)floor
    • cyberWarlock did a Blender workshop with help from b0gie , facilitated by tommy, which ended up in cyberWarlock and b0gie nerding out with each other’s blender wizardry for a good 2 hours :joy:
    • Theobtl of Vita DAO , talking about how $VITA holders fund longevity research
    • A Product Launch workshop from 9tails from Meet With Wallet
    • MatterTurbulent from PeopleDAO
    • 0xjackson presenting 3rm.co , a web3 CRM
    • joseacabrerav has been taking care of the community’s well-being with another session of Fractal Yoga, with PiedraDeMar
  • Web Three Prophet found time to get the Well-Being Survey going, and made mini-quests to help part-time Players pick up some xp. Check’em out: Promote the Job Fair, Make a Shilling Strat, Async Onboarding
  • peth and Vanilladelphia have made a super slick form for collecting info & booking guests for community calls.
  • UniPuff has been experimenting with new open-review processes turning the writer’s guild channel into a collective editing space!
  • eowulia has started doing some necromancy rituals.:skull: Will you be revived from the dead or will your soul be purged forever?
  • :1st_place_medal::1st_place_medal::1st_place_medal: Polimyl, Eowulia & Web Three Prophet ascended to the Golden Fam :1st_place_medal::1st_place_medal::1st_place_medal:
  • A big welcome to newly official Players arsenijesavic, PiedraDeMar & prettyscone shans!

MetaFest2, June 9-23 2022 :tada:

The planning and organizing for MetaFest2 has made the MetaGame community vibrant once again! MetaGame alumni and inactive players have once again reactivated to help MetaFest2 become as lit as possible! MetaGame has once again become one of the LITest communities to be and the energy is contagious!

  • Calendar and schedule set up, planning docs outlined, tools investigated, tommy, Misanth, UniPuff, Musashi13, luxumbra, and tenfinney are making it happen.
  • tenfinney, Musashi13, luxumbra, and UniPuff did an unauthorized home improvement session at 63 Addy Gardens.
  • tommy chaired a 6-hour mega-sesh to cover shill dates, find core crew members, work on text for the landing page, and start on promo material
  • Other, pretty much daily, sessions were happening regularly to make sure planning goes smooth.
  • UniPuff has been at all the meetings despite being at DevConnect, and made the forms for MetaFest applications and sign-ups with the assistance of Misanth , tommy and tenfinney
  • Musashi13 has been working on the promo and ideas for performances during the festival
  • Web Three Prophet has shilled the MetaFest Job Fair to MetaAlliance members multiple times
  • prettyscone shans is out there shilling MetaFest & MetaGame as a whole through newly accessed twitter account
  • Web Three Prophet has been working on one of the most important aspects of MetaFest2, getting people in web3 in contact with available positions and utilizing the talents of the ecosystem!
  • tenfinney recorded a tour of our CryptoVoxels virtual space with tenfinney ’s Youtube walkthrough.
  • Big props to festival maestro tommy and metaverse maven Musashi13, as well as luxumbra, tenfinney, prettyscone shans, raw szab0gie, UniPuff, Web3 Prophet, TYMED, Misanth, cyberWarlock, CrisLeash, Bagholder McFomo III, ohnevie, ApeironCreations, Anna, FearlessThompson, WonFiddy, peth & everyone else who contributed to MetaFest — the amount of work going into the preps means the festival is sure to be spectacular.

:iphone: Technology

Pair Programming :computer:

dysbulic and tenfinney have started to really get serious shit done with their pair programming sessions! :fire:

  • They have been hacking away at NFTs, Achievements, MyMeta Reward Systems and co-learning in the process.
  • They worked on a Hardhat script to distribute tenfinney 's personalized Season Ⅴ NFTs to their recipients.
  • They are now working on integrating Coordinape into our contribution system.
  • They built & deployed 'Chievemints v1 :eyes:

:link: The QuestChains questing system

Another project incubated in the octo lair, QuestChains will allow MetaGame & other DAOs to create smoother onboarding paths & quest sequences.

  • vid, beti and dan13ram gave birth to a new, more slick version of the questing system called DAOQuest for past weekend’s ETHGlobal hackathon, which runs like butter. Check it out and leave some feedback!
    vid , beti , and dan13ram entered the ETH Global DAOHacks 2022 Hackathon and won the ‘IPFS—Pool Prize’ for their DAOQuest app—“DAOQuest makes the onboarding process a breeze, and does so with a snappy UI—what’s not to like?” :1st_place_medal:
  • dave joined the team helping with UX, mapped the user story & made the first wireframes
  • dan13ram worked on cross-chain interoperability
  • vid committed to hosting weekly meetings for working on DAOQuest
    vid, dan13ram, Dave, UniPuff and biux continued working on the questing system.
  • Landing page design work by biux
  • dan13ram set up and deployed a site with its own domain
  • vid did a presentation of this app to MetaGamers
  • UniPuff started working on the grant proposal for the app
  • roadmap defined for next release & prepared for the following 2 releases

:alien: MyMeta

  • A round of fine-tuning by dysbulic, peth, dave, vid and luxumbra resulted in improvements to the profile creation and updates flow, and the landing page.
  • dysbulic has set a robot to work collecting artwork to use in MyMeta custom themes :robot:
  • dysbulic fixed a long-lasting recurrent issue with MyMeta profile information not updating correctly when changes are made.
  • :spiral_calendar: 9tails has worked with Alec and dysbulic to add Meet With Wallet to MyMeta profiles. Go to MetaGame, click to edit your profile, and scroll to the bottom of the form to see how you can add an easy booking link to a Meet With Wallet calendar :spiral_calendar:

’Chievemints :leaves:

What are ’chievmints? :sparkles::sparkles:They are NFT achievements you’ll be getting as you do cool things & rise through the ranks of MetaGame. This way you can have hard proof of your progress and showcase your leveling-up to the world! Shoutout to dysbulic and tenfinney who have been ceaselessly working on them through their pair programming sessions.

  • The first version of the the ‘Chievmints website/tool was launched just the other day by dysbulic, tenfinney has already used the tech to drop MetaFest2 NFTs to active MetaGame players.
  • Talking about MetaGame NFT drops, Season V players, check your OpenSea wallet for your Season V NFT , crafted by the Designers Guild and distributed by dysbulic , luxumbra , and tenfinney !

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Planet Positive NFT hackathon :earth_africa::green_heart:

MetaGamers were also part of a crew that won Challenge #5: Create NFT infrastructure and tools that automatically offset the carbon footprint in the RefiDAOist Planet Positive NFT Hackathon. This way they also brought new life to an abandoned raid; enacting regenerative practices !

If you are interested, check out their work on ReVesture —take a look at the ReVesture website, big up tommy, luxumbra, Musashi13, ApeironCreations, raw szab0gie, arsenijesavic, and tenfinney .

  • :man_mage: luxumbra attempted to dodge praise and props for all the programming magic over the last fortnight—ser, we disallow all such modesty :grin::grin:

Random Logs

  • Polimyl resurrected our poor old Ceramic node.
  • Alec applied more general tech wizardry – Moving the MyMeta staging and production frontend deployments to Google Cloud Run in order to escape from the damp clutches of Vercel, amongst other things. Do you read Pull Requests for fun? Take a look here
  • luxumbra continued refining and fine-tuning the MetaFest2 landing page. Now you are able to remove all kinds of text and take a peek at the pure 3D experience!! Designers all over the world tremble!
  • Props to arsenijesavic and m9p909 for being willing to tackle Github issues on their own volition & jumping straight into action!

The Mint :leaves::leaves::leaves:

  • Michiel and luxumbra have been battling the army of bugs that gathered around the SourceCred instance. Then SourceCred Master s_ben came and squashed them all with one blow from his mighty mace. This mint has been victorious! :100: Enjoy your Seeds everyone! :seedling:

:cake: Content

  • The latest podcast is a chat between peth and Mike Gilliland (co-founder of Future Thinkers and The Portal DAO) that goes in on Mike’s vision of regenerative living and how to make bridges between the virtual and the physical realm. Produced by eowulia , show notes by PiedraDeMar .
  • eowulia produced an episode of MetaRadio, with peth talking to Felipe Duarte of the DAOist on the Path of a DAOist, Life Meta & MetaHubs. (Show notes by Rose )
  • peth wrote a Bridgebuilding Playbook for onboarding DAOs. Check it out and give your feedback in the comment and if you find it useful, share it around!
  • Raged , a new octo, shared a machine learning generated image of Nova. Super cool stuff Raged, welcome aboard!
  • prettyscone shans is killing it as a new Writer/Shiller :fire::fire::fire: Now with Twitter admin super powers. You’ve seen the tweets, you’ve read the words, now you know. (Powers unlocked by Musashi13 , solid recruiting ser)
  • CrisLeash made posters and artwork for MetaFest2 and Sunday Funday, using bespoke graphics from luxumbra ’s hands. :raised_back_of_hand::raised_back_of_hand:
  • prettyscone shans and tommy worked on a new Twitter strategy and UniPuff jumped in to add some wits to the tweets .
  • Web Three Prophet yet again teased MetaGame swag—this time a sweet tee
  • chair & Bacon recorded, then eowulia edited the latest episode of Share What You’re Making with Cup’o’Joseph
  • Your ol’ newsletter buddies UniPuff and HHH :notes: are on a solid newsletter-making streak right now :notes: …how do you like em? We’re fine-tuning a pre-publish review system—send us your thoughts, praise, opprobrium, etc., etc.
  • And of course, raw szab0gie keeps on spawning 3D stuff at an ever accelerating pace! Have a sneak peek below :wink::point_down:
  • Bogie might be responsible for all this 3D coolness, but the dude is already on 4D!

:seedling: Growth

  • Web Three Prophet proposed recruiting as a possible answer to Metagame’s challenge of sustainability and immediately jumped right into action, researching recruiting strategies
  • Web Three Prophet worked with Misanth and experts on new approaches to recruitment. Check the proposal, and play back a recording of a talk with Dalila, an expert on how companies can become “Great Places to Work”
  • UniPuff, FearlessThompson and tommy have been working on getting MyMeta into use outside of MetaGame. See Alec’s notes from a recent call on that topic
  • Subscriptions to the MetaGame Substack went up and to the right thanks to shilling on podcasts by METADREAMER :chart:
  • vid has continued talks with NEAR on funding
  • Web Three Prophet has continued work with Dalila and Murillo on a recruiting proposal, and hosted a call on onboarding with UniPuff , Misanth , Doug Kirkpatrick, and Daniel Ospina
  • Musashi13 has been working on cross-DAO pollination
  • Lots of “IRL shilling” went on at DevConnect Amsterdam. Nice one, peth, Misanth, UniPuff , and eowulia
  • DAOQuest (now Quest Chains ) funding application with NEAR is changing to Aurora grant proposal
  • Web Three Prophet continued to work on recruiting and well-being
  • peth put the aforementioned bridgebuilding playbook to use and linked with TEC, RnDAO, Banyan DAO, Ethernaut DAO, Safary DAO, ScribeDAO, Eden DAO, Ethichub, Atlantis World, All For Climate DAO, d0rg, and WGMI
  • … and also held the monthly Roadmap check-in call to ensure things are going towards the right direction
  • tommy spread the memes of MetaGame at Crypto Fest and made sure MetaFest2 got some eyes on it :eyes::eyes:
  • UniPuff & others did a review of open roles at MetaGame and ensured they are up to date (See the open roles at the end of this update)
  • :link: Misanth made links and got MetaGame listed on DAOHQ
  • Anna and Web Three Prophet built bridges at the ReFi Unconference and found people hyped to be part of future community calls :fire:
  • Web Three Prophet brought in Dalila to power up recruiting :wave:

:sun_with_face: Highlights

  • A bunch of MetaGamers met up at Devconnect in Amsterdam for the biggest MetaFam irl gathering which lasted 10 days. Including Unipuff, Misanth, eowulia, polimyl, penguin, geleeroyale, Young Kid Warrior, Bau, peth & a bunch of other less active players & patrons.
  • luxumbra created this amazing new MetaFest2 website :fire::fire::fire: Want to join as a participant, speaker, sponsor, performer, or use the Job Fair to make links? Apply here!
  • dysbulic & tenfinney built the first version of 'Chievmints
  • vid, dan13 & Betty built the first version of QuestChains
  • eowulia & peth represented MetaGame at BlockSplit & gave a presentation about what Web3 & MetaGame are about.
  • MetaFest is mostly organized
  • There was a 69% increase in newsletter subscriptions

Funds requested

8.8eth ~ $15k

:handshake:🏽 Community

  • On recent community calls
    • Smart Digital Payments from Meta Builders – a team that can build, develop, and manage your NFT projects
    • dBag from Krause House DAO – a DAO that wants to own an NBA team
    • Web Three Prophet invited Pedro Parrachia for a talk on creative solutions for ReFi DAOs
    • Misanth brought in Maria Magdalena Neu from Mintbase for an AMA on eco-friendly NFT infrastructure
    • :point_right: …and a no-guests-only-us MetaGame call :point_left:
    • Props to Musashi13 for lining up Smart Digital Payments as a guest, to TYMED for bringing in dBag and props – as always – to Anna for shilling it.
  • tommy, Musashi13, szab0gie, wonfiddy.eth, and scone set up a Twitter live space with Louie C Rhymes, and rocked out with a crew that included UniPuff and TYMED.
  • tenfinney took MetaGame inkeeping into Voxels for virtual onboarding and education—see what you can find at Quests, Treasure Hunt, and the MetaFest2 popup booth
  • Props to Misanth for the roles review, and to Alec, dysbulic, NotSoBot, s_ben, tenfinney, UniPuff, woodmurderedhat, luxumbra, scone, vid, Musashi13 and sza for putting in their 2 sats … errr … cents.
  • luxumbra, scone, tommy, peth, Misanth, UniPuff, penguin, TYMED, Anna, eowulia, Musashi13 all took part in the wrap up and learnings sessions on MetaFest2.
  • Most of them also took part in the initiatives discussion call for rewarding MetaFest creators
  • Misanth continued up with the cohort calls, wrangled us a dev & a strategiest and made time for a separate briefing to onboard a designer :wave:
  • Web Three Prophet gave Dalila more of an intro to the workings of MetaGame
  • Newest players activated: s_ben & lanmower

:iphone: Technology

We’re making some tech moves :man_surfing:

  • biux has designed the new landing page for QuestChains & its already been built!
  • Questchains continues to move towards its final form, with extra planning and preps by vid, dave & dan13ram for the ongoing Encode x Polygon Hackathon
  • ‘Chievmints is fully operational—‘Chievmints NFTs will give special access at MetaFest2, and you can catch tenfinney telling you how it all works in a special presentation at MetaFest2.
  • MyMeta rides again— FearlessThompson, UniPuff and mZ have given MyMeta some fresh legs by going in on user personas and setting up a raiding schedule before disappearing into the woods again
  • dysbulic did a few pair programming sessions with tenfinney & provided tech support to soon-to-be builders who needed help getting a local repo running :heavy_check_mark:
  • 9tails worked with Alec and dysbulic to get Meet with Wallet integrated into MyMeta :date: - now integrated & finished. World, we are coming for you!
  • Shoutout to backend paladin Polimyl who continued fine-tuning the Ceramic node :zap:
  • dysbulic has been keeping up with new developments at Ceramic that may help (or hinder) our work with MyMeta, plus helping with code reviews and akig ’s on-chain carbon sequestration scheme.
  • vid and crew have kept Quest Chains moving forward, now with a completed NFT awarding system, Polygon chain support, plus its own Discord & Twitter and an approved FileCoin grant proposal. The team is preparing necessary material to launch a Yeeter campaign, which will very likely happen in about 2 weeks. Quest Chains also got the first non-test quest chain created last week by $DOWN Social Token organisation! Upcoming features: 3D NFTs (thanks, beti and dan13ram ) and a revamped quest chain page view by Dave.
  • tenfinney worked with dysbulic on extras for the Chievmints site :leaves:
  • The Quests section of MetaOS has had a major update with some wrangling by peth and the Builder crew—much clearer than the old Notion pages :+1:
  • Questchains … now with 3D NFTs for all who complete a full quest chain.
  • luxumbra has wrestled with a particularly difficult mint including the MetaFest initiative, helped out by s_ben and Polimyl :hammer_and_pick:

:cake: Content

  • luxumbra flipped this out in Blender for MetaFest
  • See some serious creativity on the MetaFest trailer from Musashi13 (Neos clips), tommy (direction), scone (curation), lanmower (music), szab0gie (graphics), wonfiddy.eth (VR) and tenfinney (Cryptovoxels) in the MetaFest2 promo video
  • Props to eowulia for producing promotional banners for EACH AND EVERY GUEST! Check them out here
  • Web Three Prophet and Anna got 9tails set up to show everyone how Meet with Wallet fits in with MyMeta profiles. See 9tails ’s extremely clear video walkthrough here.
  • 5 new episodes on the MetaRadio:
    • MetaView #23 brought in the infamous (not-a-psyop) The Blockchain Socialist to talk with peth about the anarcho-libertarian problem of crypto, anarcho-syndicalism as the default political philosophy of DAOs as well as the production of the upcoming documentary Crypto Futures . Listen to the podcast here, and hit us with a retweet if you vibed :100: Produced and prepped by eowulia, with show notes by PiedraDeMar | Vanessa Gil
    • Share what you’re makin’ with Chair and Bacon podcast made a return, with cupOJoseph in to chat about HeroDAO, the first community-owned super hero franchise. Listen in here (another eowulia production :movie_camera:, with show notes by PiedraDeMar)
    • Share What You’re Makin’ episode 7 , with our own penguin , covering MUD (Multi User Dungeon) games, the NFT and NFT game industry, evolution of gaming, and his NFT gaming project Battle of Evermore**, prod by eowulia :point_right: Listen here
    • Share What You’re Makin’ episode 8 , with a true Ethereum OG, Texture! The episode went on about his origin story as a designer and developer, the concept of success, contributing in Web3 vs. extracting value, the genesis and early days of Ethereum, the Texture Punx NFT project, and more. Listen here :point_left: (Produced by eowulia, show notes by PiedraDeMar | Vanessa Gil )
    • Share What You’re Makin’ episode 9, featuring 0xdawg’s knowledge on ocean conservation, regenerative action, and more. Edited and produced by eowulia , promoted by Anna and the shilling team, show notes by PiedraDeMar | Vanessa Gil
  • Also, weeks full of content at MetaFest, including great panels & talks, workshops, performances & whatnot. Missed out? eowulia is working on editing all of 130-odd MetaFest2 recordings – keep an eye out for when they’re ready for a re-run

:seedling: Growth

  • peth went on the dOrg community call to let ‘em know what MyMeta and MetaOS is all about
  • peth and eowulia power duo did a kick-ass presentation at BlockSplit injecting the memes of MetaGame into the Balkan Zeitgeist.
  • peth onboarded new organizations to the MetaAlliance: Safary DAO, Atlantis World, RnDAO, EthicHub & d0rg to the MetaAlliance group. Welcome to the fam :raised_hand_with_fingers_splayed:
  • Anna put out the word about the MetaGame Gitcoin grant :currency_exchange:
  • TYMED hit up WTF NFT and the NFT Street Fair, all niced up in MetaGame finery to start some convos on MetaGame, bumping into penguin at the street fair. You can see a replay of some of the talks at WTF NFT on the Hammer Museum website :hammer:
  • Anna promoted the podcasts and community calls :baby_chick:
  • peth set up & held the Season 7 roadmapping call, compiled tasty perks to tempt new guilds to join, and sent thanks and MetaGame invites to the MetaFest2 speakers
  • Newsletter subscriptions & twitter followers both hit 5k

:sun_with_face: Highlights

  • MetaFest2 was wrapped up, retrospected & organizers rewarded
  • Season VII is ON! Check the roadmap
  • Newsletter subscriptions & twitter followers both hit 5k
  • Quests are operational
  • QuestChains
    redesign & 3D achievement NFT minting finished, gets a $50k grant from Filecoin
  • Web3 Onboarding Game is underway

Funds

Reason for more funds requested: Majority of the extra funds will go towards adding the extra patron Seeds to the pool (Seeds that have been bought on mainnet to avoid opening arb opp) & something like $2-3k will go towards increasing the price as with Seeds at $4, people are currently getting paid shit.

:handshake:🏽 Community

  • There was a weird bug kicking people from the server. Props to Misanth for getting vid and HHH back in the game. :point_right: MetaGame missing in your Discord server list? Click here to come back and go to #:interrobang:-ask-anything to get your roles back :point_left:
  • joseacabrerav hosted Bard’s Night in the #townhall channel, with guests including Elamental and Stick Up Boys. See a replay here, stay tuned for the next episode.
  • peth had a call with 10+ of the Web3bridge builders, trying to help them join MetaGame or find other roles in the ecosystem
  • joseacabrerav and Vanessa Gil teamed up to bring you three more episodes of Bard’s Night, with guests Stick Up Boys, Guido Corleone, and Darren from nft_tunz

  • peth , eowulia , Alec , Musashi , bacon , Kyle , penguin, ApeironCreations, TBURD & vict0r, along with long time patrons like Ven, Dekan, James & a bunch of others all met up & hung out at MCON - making it one of the biggest if not the biggest MG IRL gathering yet.
  • Besides hanging out with people they already knew, peth & eowulia spent most of the week prospecting potential new guilds & patrons to onboard :eyes:
  • joseacabrerav kept the Bard’s Night streak going :microphone:
  • Props to promo maven Anna for gaining enough XP to reach GOLD STATUS :1st_place_medal:
  • :8ball: peth hosted the 8th Seasoning, going over Season 7, the plans for Season 8, and the upcoming launch of MetaGame 1.0. Finalized the 1.0 checklist & migrated the tasks to Dework to further incentivize them.
  • Anna organized a twitter space about DAO onboarding with Lonis of Dework, Humberto of Urbanika & peth of MetaGame to promote the 1.0 launch.
  • Anna also got in touch with Penguin , Luxumbra , peth & others to come give a brief talk about MetaGame, their domain & involvement on the 1.0 Launch Party.
  • Misanth updated & prepared Discord & Notion for the new onboarding flow that now goes mostly through the website rather than Discord & Notion. :eyes:
  • Thanks in no small part to 1.0 launch, the community reactivation is in full swing.

:iphone: Technology

  • Polimyl fixed a bug in the Gnosis safe that was preventing mainnet Seed transfers and bridging then helped luxumbra deploy the fix and accompanying multisig transaction.
  • Questchains … now with 3D NFTs for all who complete a quest chain.
  • dysbulic and tenfinney kept fresh ideas coming in the Builders Align meetings, and their pair programming work on Chievmints is almost complete.
  • The Quest Chains team showcased new features and a swish design.
    • dan13ram implemented purchasable premium quest chains, currently supporting updating of the quest chain’s NFT badge
    • Welcome to their new Solidity dev Parv , who upgraded smart contracts to support simultaneously accepting & rejecting multiple quest submissions and creating & editing of multiple quests
  • vid added the possibility of uploading custom NFT images as a premium feature
  • beti created an awesome 3D NFT for patrons of the upcoming Quest Chains yeeter
  • Alec tweaked the xp calcs to make sure xp is counted season-by-season. :abacus:
  • dan13ram fixed an issue in the uploading flow for 3D NFTs
  • tenfinney and dysbulic helped with user testing of the app :ballot_box_with_check:
  • Quest Chains has ran a Yeeter campaign & became a DAO, officially becoming MetaGame’s first free floating octobaby.

  • peth finished writing text for the onboarding game & Luxumbra built this sexy UI for it - go play with it & get an NFT!
  • dysbulic and tenfinney spent a bunch of time on the ’Chievmints app, switching over to Vite to make the token-specific pages load properly and pulling an epic session to get it building right
  • Alec flagged an issue with the Infura requests failing, dan13ram came through with the fix
  • dysbulic , luxumbra , and peth helped HHH work through a mini-quest that added a new slide (and more rainbow text) to the MetaGame landing page :rainbow:
  • Alec completed work on caching of DAO memberships to speed up the MetaGame Players page—try it out at MetaGame
  • dan13ram wrote an SDK for Questchains, which was immediately used by vid to pull a sample quest chain into MetaOS
  • Dave revamped designs for the quests review flow, which will enable bundling multiple reviews into a single transaction. This should make the dApp usable on a much grander scale!
  • Gitcoin grant for Quest Chains got approved!
  • luxumbra and Alec sent through another Mint, and switched in Polimyl for multisig ops :point_up:
  • tenfinney and dysbulic kept up the work on ‘Chievmints—redeployments, integrations, and a token for testers of the Onboarding game
  • fiyin worked on new designs for MyMeta’s Patrons, Players, and Guild Pages
  • dysbulic started making preps for his version of a pair-programming sprint, with plans to make a context forest version of a filesystem. You’ve heard of an all-nighter, yes. But what about tag-team pair-programming for three whole days, 24/7?

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  • luxumbra ’s work on the Onboarding game (now with WalletConnect!) continued with assists and reviews from Alec , peth , dan13ram and dysbulic .
  • As a side-effect, MetaOS now has this pretty new login screen & Alec did his own run on the Onboarding Game, fixing bugs & refactoring some of the code.
  • The Onboarding Game is now live on the website, go check it out & grab an NFT!
  • dan13ram has made the Dashboard more modular to prepare for “custom blocks”, made the saving of the template persist, changed the default layout & freshened up the overall design.
  • dan13ram also did similar for MyMeta - refreshed the design to make it look cleaner & aligned with the dashboard & implemented custom backgrounds :scream:

  • vid , Dave , and dan13ram teamed up to implement a revamped design for reviewing Quest Chains quests.
  • Together with dan13ram & Dave , they proceeded with putting up the rest of the onboarding paths into Quest Chains and integrating Quest Chains into MetaGame along with a new design & a path selection screen :fire:
  • We are only able to describe what Polimyl and dysbulic have been doing as ‘mysterious computer stuff’ and ‘providing esoteric insights’.
  • Alec ’s code reviews and merges keeps the MetaGame website up to date with the fresh new features worked on by the Builders. Special props to Alec and dan13ram for bug-fixin’ a login issue.
  • Alec made the patrons leaderboard display $ value of their pSeeds so we can make ranked league requirements more legible & allow our new builder 0xMaker to pull this data into the brand new patrons conversion page he’s building :eyes:
  • Enabled by new functionality implemented by dan13ram mentioned above, further functionality was added to the dashboard & profiles - adding custom blocks that lead to a quest about building custom blocks.
  • Thanks to dysbulic , Quests are now fully functional with their formatting fixed, design aligned, more of them loading by default etc.
  • Also thanks to dysbulic , guild profile formatting & design has been updated.
  • Quests are now appearing on the dashboard, both for the applicants as well as quest makers, making it a lot easier to stay up to date.
  • A Raids page also exists now inside MetaOS, along with an updated Navigation Board & additional info about the raids written below, thanks to Hhh .

:cake: Content

  • A new MetaRadio episode went out, featuring Stefen Delev talking to peth about the importance of DAOs for crypto adoption. Click here to listen.
  • Latest Coordination Frontiers episode with Stefen Delev edited by eowulia , show notes by Vanessa Gil , promo by Anna and the Shillers Guild⚡
  • peth & vid have coordinated with PageDAO to craft up a batch of onboarding quests which will be used for the first integration of Quest Chains into MyMeta

  • :point_up_2: Aleatory made some dope art, used for MCON & Devcon merch :octopus:
  • peth wrote the new, general version of MetaOS. Started sending it out to people for thoughts & feedback. Wanna adopt it? :upside_down_face:
  • peth interviewed Ven Gist, touching on frontiers of coordination in DAOs, pioneering in DAOs, growth vs. sustainability, and more. Production by eowulia , show notes by Vanessa Gil , promo by Anna. Check it out: Pioneers & Settlers; Going Fast & Far
  • eowulia did a 1.5-month mega-session to cut, edit, and upload more than 100 of the sessions recorded at MetaFest2. Start making your way through the playlist.
  • peth went on a Twitter space with Grace Rachmany’ of Priceless DAO & cameron of Kong to talk Metaverse & Real World.
  • peth also added 8 missing guild pages as well as more info & links to the existing.
  • Then, peth went on the Greenpill podcast to talk MetaGame 1.0 with Owocki.
  • Hhh built the new Guilds signup page & 0xMaker built the Patrons conversion page, both designed by fiyin - making it easier to understand the value prop.
  • With occasional help from builders, Dave & Alec , peth migrated the Engaed Octo as well as a few other paths into Quest Chains - completing the onboarding flow.
  • peth also made sure the full overhaul of the wiki happens. Luxumbra jumped on it, removed the navigation bar & set redirect for the old landing page, making it better fit inside MetaOS. New intro post was written & all other posts were updated including Great Houses, by experts of their domains.

:seedling: Growth

  • Anna kept on tweeting all of the newsletters & podcasts. Props for the promo magic :sparkles:
  • Twitter following finally well over 5k
  • peth put in a funding proposal at MolochDAO and got on a call with ebunayo and the builder team at Web3bridge
  • peth & eowulia came back from a crusade of shilling MetaGame and finding new guilds & patrons at MCON & beyond
  • A proposal for additional funding for the 1.0 launch passed & so did a proposal to use Coordinape & Dework next. New comp. structure proposal coming next.
  • MetaGame Croatia, a non-profit, was submitted for registration in Croatia by eowulia - to be used for organizing MetaFest IRL next summer & more :eyes:

:sun_with_face: Highlights

  • MetaGame 1.0 Launched along with the Onboarding Game & Quest Chains integration
  • MetaFest IRL was announced for next summer in Croatia, date TBA
  • Newsletter subscriptions hit 8k up >3k since the last proposal.

Funds requested

  • $19k for the past 2 months of work, including the additionally incentivized 1.0 Launch bounties.
  • $2k for dysbulic’s & metadreamer’s hosting & other MetaGame bills
  • $2.2k for reimbursing peth covering merch back at Devconnect & MCON with 50% of items remaining for future conferences
  • Total of ~$23,200 or 17.522 eth; rounded up to 18.