Announcing The Shentu Games: Security Stimulus

Originally published
July 15, 2020

Along with the launch of the Shentu Incentivized Testnet, the CertiK Foundation is excited to announce the Shentu Games! The initiative provides activities for the entire community — general users, validator operators, developers, and partners — to participate and win rewards, while encouraging the testing of features. Every challenge is designed with a series of milestones that gradually increase in difficulty, so get ready to earn $CTK!

🎯July 29th Update

Alright Shentu Gamers, you’ve done a great job completing missions and earning points all while learning how the CertiK Chain works to provide further security and governance to the blockchain ecosystem. The fun’s not over yet! Thousands of players have joined our telegram community, earned rewards and followed up with us to test features before mainnet. This week, we’re introducing GAME 3. 

As of July 22nd, creating a DeepWallet and retweeting this tweet is now worth 1000 points and requesting $CTK Drip is now worth 50 points. 

Starting today, you’ll be able to participate in two new games; Undelegate and Claim Rewards These missions are an opportunity to learn about governance in the CertiK Chain and how it empowers network participants to truly decide the faith of the network, while getting rewarded for their participation.

If you’ve already started playing, you can find your DeepWallet address in our
public scoreboard. It was last updated July 24th 12:48:42 EDT, so if you started playing after that time, you won’t see your address here just yet.

Let's Dive In

In order to qualify for rewards, participants must be verified by the CertiK Foundation. You will need to signup through this form and provide your:

When creating your DeepWallet account, remember to use the same email that you’re submitting with your verification application!

And don’t worry, you don’t need any prerequisite knowledge to participate in the games or interact with the CertiK Chain.

Earn Rewards Through DeepWallet

Eager to start earning rewards? Here’s the first few things you can do to get involved.

🌊  Create a DeepWallet account

After successfully signing up for a DeepWallet please follow the steps to earn 1000 points:

  1. Fill out the verification form to be eligible for points.
  2. Create a DeepWallet and submit your address in the verification form to earn 1000 points.
  3. Retweet this tweet and tag one friend
  4. Hashtag #ShentuGames
  5. Follow @certikorg and @certik_io
  6. Email tx@certik.org with your retweet and DeepWallet Address

💧  $CTK Drip

  1. Request tokens from our faucet and submit the TX ID via the Shentu Rewards Dashboard. After doing so, you'll receive an additional 50 points. Please note that this game can only be completed once.


🧮
 Delegate

  1. To complete this game, you’re going to need to get some CTK from the faucet first. If you haven’t done this yet, make sure you check out the $CTK Drip game. Once you’ve acquired testnet CTK, head to the Validator page and Delegate any amount to the Validator of your choice. After doing so, you’ll earn 100 points! Please note that this game can only be completed once.

    Check out this video to learn how: CTK Basics - Delegate.
  2. Retweet this tweet and tag one friend and hashtag #ShentuGames




🏓  Redelegate

  1. For this game, you’re going to need to get some CTK from the faucet first. If you haven’t done this yet, make sure you check out the $CTK Drip game. Once you’ve acquired testnet CTK, head to the Validator page. Choose a different Validator who you’d like to Redelegate your stake to and copy their address. Head back to the original Validator that you delegated CTK to and click on the Redelegate (green) button. Choose the amount and confirm the transaction. After doing so, you’ll earn 100 points! Please note that this game can only be completed once.

    Check out this video to learn how: CTK Basics - Redelegate
  2. Retweet this tweet and tag one friend and hashtag #ShentuGames


 Undelegate

  • To complete this mission, you’ll have to complete ‘Delegate’ first. After delegating your stake to a Validator to earn rewards, head to the Validators page and look for the Validator that you previously delegated CTK to (the one with the green star). Click on that validator and click the ‘Undelegate (red)’ button. Enter the amount you’d like to undelegate and confirm the transaction. Make sure you copy the TXID. Paste the TXID into the corresponding field in the Shentu Games Dashboard, retweet this tweet, tag one friend and hashtag #ShentuGames. After completing this mission, you’ll earn 100 points! Please note that this game can only be completed once.

    If you're still unsure about how to get started, check out CTK Basics - Undelegate.


🏆  Claim Rewards

  1. It’s never a bad day to claim rewards! You can accomplish this mission if you’ve delegated your stake to a Validator and you’ve earned staking rewards to claim. In the Portfolio page, click on the Stakings tab, choose the Validator which you’d like to claim rewards from, and click on the ‘Claim (green)’ button. Once you’ve done this, you’ll need to indicate the amount of rewards you want to claim, confirm the transaction, and copy the TXID. To earn 100 points, you’ll head over to the dashboard, paste the TXID, retweet this tweet, tag one friend and hashtag #ShentuGames and paste the retweet link. Please note that this game can only be completed once.

    If that wasn't clear enough, please watch CTK Basics - Claim Rewards.


✨ We’ve included a short video guide that demonstrates how to claim your rewards through the Shentu Games Rewards Dashboard.

Check back to this article and our social media for daily updates on all upcoming activities.

What Else Is in the Pipeline?

Here are some other activities you can expect:


🎯 #ShentuGames

Staking and Governance Games

Although not officially part of the validator program, we're going to give you a feel for how to perform these necessary actions within CertiK Chain.

CertiK $wag Giveaways

Free CertiK branded stuff. Enough said.

Rapid Fire Trivia

How well do you know the CertiK Chain and the team? Make sure to join the Telegram group or follow @certikorg on Twitter, as we’ll be hosting rapid fire trivia. First user to answer correctly wins!

Smart Contract Contests and Hackathons

Between themed smart contract contests and hackathons, there will be many opportunities for developers to get involved.

Validator Competition

For validators nodes that sign the most amount of blocks, acquire the largest amount of delegators, or have the highest uptime, rewards will be provided. More details to come!

As CertiK Chain Shentu Incentivized Testnet continues to develop, expect to learn more about the different activities and campaigns.

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