Gnarly News #31
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News and Updates
Huge shoutout to all the teams and community members who participated in the NounGnarversary events that took place, the events looked like a blast! You can see some content from that day here, here, here, and here. Then head over to the Gnars Twitter feed and That’s Gnarly to check out even more footage that was shared from that weekend.
Gnars HD are LIVE
Gami, Ilustradora, and Volky have delivered Gnars HD and they are nothing short of amazing. Want to see your Gnars in HD? Head to gnars.wtf/gnar/[Gnar ID] and select the HD toggle shown below the image of your Gnar. Just like in the animation shown below, you’ll see your Gnar upgraded to HD in the blink of an eye! You can also claim the Gnars HD NFTs for free by going to gnars.wtf/claim. Check out the official announcement here.
GNARS’ly Video Part by Haris Housos
The first video part funded by a DAO has been dropped through the Gnars Media House and is available to mint! Huge shoutout to Knowhow92 for all his time and effort put into this part. It has been in the works for quite some time now so it’s really great to see this come to fruition. Check out his announcement here or head directly to the mint page to collect yours today!
Infinite Prop House Round
Our first infinite Prop House round parameters have been updated with a lower quorum and extended voting period to allow Gnars holders more time to vote on their favorite submissions. If you’re just getting caught up, winners of this round will receive 0.20 ETH for them to produce custom boards with their design, and winning designs will also be produced and given to Gnars-sponsored shredder Tom Rohrer who will ride the boards on his channel which has garnered millions of views! Check out the round on Prop House here.
That’s Gnarly Community Shop
If you haven’t visited yet, be sure to head over to the latest addition to the That's Gnarly platform – the Community Shop! Now available for all Gnars enthusiasts, the shop offers an exciting range of products, including Will Dias' signature custom noggle decks, Gnarsauce, and a variety of other Gnars merchandise.
We have lots of exciting proposal ideas constantly in the works. Please take a look and give feedback in the discord forum!
The Lil Gnarly Skate Jam - ETH Chicago
Gnars Media House
The proposal establishes the Gnars Media House as an extension of Gnars DAO. This involves minting on an ERC1155 contract to feature content produced and voted on by Gnars members, starting with a skate video part called "GNARS'ly" by Haris Housos. The video NFTs are available to mint for 0.01 ETH, with proceeds divided between the Gnars Treasury and the creators.
Jasper - Moderation Proposal
$NOGS for Gnars
With the recent launch of NNS’s Social Staking program and the $NOGS token, we will begin to see more creative ways to earn $NOGS around the nouniverse. From this point forward, proposal activity including submitting proposals and voting on them will earn you $NOGS tokens on the Polygon network. You will earn 10k tokens for every vote and 50k for every proposal submission. Check out the announcement on Twitter. You can also check out this post on Nouns.Blog for more details.
Gnars x ThePASS
ThePASS is a DAO platform that has built a custom dashboard for Gnars! The dashboard shows a variety of insights such as news feeds from social media, treasury analytics, governance updates, and more. Check out the Gnars dashboard here or the announcement on Twitter.
Nouns HD Have Gone Multichain
Nouns HD was a huge success and sold out on Zora in about a week. Fortunately for those of you who missed it, the mint was such a success it has also been expanded with an additional mint on Base. Want to grab yours? Head over to Zora or Mint.fun. To spice things up a bit, Gami is even offering 0.42069 ETH to the lowest unique holder after the mint concludes. Not quite sure what this means? Here is his explanation of how the winner will be selected.
Nouns, but Uglier
Our very own Brett (formerly Pinpusher) has launched a beautifully ugly collection of Nouns on Zora! After the initial mint was botted and sold out very quickly, he relaunched with a larger supply on Zora so everyone has a chance to snag a few. Check out the announcement on Twitter.
Gnars Jam Sessions Podcast
Be sure to tune in every Thursday at 9:00am EST to catch the Jam Session live in action! Don’t stress if you can’t make it, all episodes will be published as a podcast for you to stream at your convenience.
Daily Drop at Gnar O’Clock!
SkateHive and the Gnars Shredding Report
This week’s newsletter banner was created by me using the NounsAI playground!
That’s Gnarly Highlights
Here are the top 3 submissions from this past month along with a personal favorite.
In Other Nouns
Did you know there are quite a few other nounish newsletters? Take a peek at our favorites at http://gnarly.news/recommendations.
Nouns Builder has expanded to three layer 2 networks. Source
Dustin Yellen completed his Nouns sculpture “Person, Place, or Thing”. Source
CrispyNoun 3 has been born. Source
Nerman now provides updates from the Federation Governance Pool. Source
That’s all for this week! Keep proliferating and stay Gnarly ⌐◨-◨ 🤘
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