Shiba Inu celebrates its second birthday; Here’s how the trip progressed

Contents

  • Two years, and the journey continues
  • Exceptional moments

Shiba Inu (SHIB) is celebrating its second anniversary, having launched in August 2020, with an initial circulating supply of one quadrillion tokens.

In the space of two years, the famous “Dogecoin killer” has seen growth on all fronts.

Two years, and the journey continues

Community: At the time of writing, Shiba Inu owners have reached 1,216,316, according to WhaleStats data, while SHIB has 3.4 million Twitter followers.

Exchange Listings: Shiba Inu has seen numerous listings on several global exchanges, numbering over 100, including Coinbase, Binance, Kraken and others. More recently, Shiba Inu launched Bitmex and Coins.ph.

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Collaborations: Shiba Inu have seen many “partner shibs” over time. Most recently, Shiba Inu announced their partnership with world-class visualization studio The Third Floor (TTF) to design and build their SHIB.io The Metaverse Project. In December 2021, Shiba Inu Games partnered with PlaySide to work on a mobile game that will feature the “Shiboshi” collection NFTs. Also, Shiba Inu announced a collaboration with designer John Richmond, entering the fashion world.

In February, Italian restaurant Welly underwent a rebrand after partnering with Shiba Inu. Payment gateway NOWpayments also continues to expand its support with SHIB. The list is sort of endless.

Burning Efforts: Community burning efforts are more active, with over 410,375,889,785,602 burned out of the initial supply of 1 quadrillion.

Launches and ongoing development: The first breakthrough was the launch of Shibaswap in July 2021. At the end of March 2022, the Shiba Inu Metaverse was born. Additionally, the Official Shiba Inu Engraving Portal was launched in April this year, resulting in the burning of billions of Shiba Inu tokens. Ongoing developments include major financial components of Shiba Inu, Shibarium, SHI (Shiba Inu stablecoin) and SHIBFE, which are nearing completion. Others include ShibaSwap 2.0, Shiba Inu Games x Playside, etc.

Additions to the Shiba Inu Team: In November, Shiba Inu revealed William Volk as Senior Consultant for Shiba Inu Games. Shiba Inu also announced the retention of its first legal advisor: Craig Kessler Esquire (CK1), as well as additions to the Metaverse teams in the person of Sherri Cuono, Marcie Jastrow and David Kern.

Exceptional moments

The creator of Ethereum thanks the Shiba Inu community for making exchanges possible. Shiba Inu rallied millions of percentage points in 2021. At one point, it knocked Dogecoin down in market capitalization. Currently, SHIB ranks 15th, according to data from CoinMarketCap.

Ryoshi, the mysterious Shiba Inu developer, leaves the scene.

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