DogeBonk, a meme coin that’s barely two months previous, claims to have crushed Elon Musk’s anticipated DOGE-1 rocket mission to turn into the primary meme coin to be despatched to area. The builders of the brand new cryptocurrency pilot Dogebonk in area utilizing a stratospheric climate balloon on December 15, a feat that was later streamed to the “BonkSquad” — DogeBonk followers, as proof. The occasion shortly gained quite a lot of stream on Twitter the place group members shortly started taking good-humoured digs on the Tesla and SpaceX CEO with the hashtag “SorryElon”. In fact, this was a climate balloon that went to the sting of area, whereas Musk’s rocket plans to go to the moon, so the scope is somewhat totally different, nevertheless it’s a enjoyable, cheeky call-out nonetheless.
Revived from hibernation by a ragtag group of nameless decentralised finance (DeFi) veterans, DogeBonk has been in a position to collect a large group in a brief span of time, by which builders of the meme coin had been in a position to increase funds for the climate balloon launch undertaking.
The workforce tweeted: “Sorry Elon, however we beat Dogecoin as the primary meme coin in area. Watch us show it tomorrow on our stream. DogeBonk is the primary crypto in area. Ain’t too late to hitch us although, truce?”
The meme coin’s launch was accompanied by an onboard digital camera that filmed a banner exhibiting the Dogebonk meme “bonking” a Dogecoin image. There’s additionally an animated picture of Elon Musk weeping noticeable within the background.
Earlier stunts included an enormous billboard in Instances Sq., a massively attended digital “Bonkscars” video meme awards present on Twitch, a customized DogeBonk themed minigame, a state-of-the-art hivemind chatbot educated on the telegram chats of group members, and profitable “Meme of the 12 months” on ‘r/memes’, a subreddit with greater than 17 million subscribers.
DogeBonk identifies as a community-led undertaking on the Binance Good Chain Community and has a local foreign money, named DOBO, which has gone up in valuation by 49.5 % over the previous week and is priced at $0.000000114633 (roughly Rs. 0.0000087) as per CoinGecko.