⛵🏴‍☠️ Introducing MantaFest -Treasure Cruise

Manta Network
4 min readNov 22, 2023

Hello, Mantalorians! The conclusion of the first MantaFest ended with a spectacular celebration of the Pacific ecosystem. Now, it’s time to buckle down, and get our hands dirty as we set sail for the Treasure Cruise. MantaFest — Treasure Cruise introduces new and exciting ecosystem projects. Engage to earn points and NFTs while we sail together to hunt for the mysterious treasures deep within the oceans of the Manta Pacific.

MantaFest — Treasure Cruise, now live on Galxe! Join the 4-week journey from November 22nd to December 21st, 2023 (EST). In this brand-new voyage, you will explore two adventures with new ecosystem projects: Entertainment and DeFi. Claim points and collect NFTs in the activities, and mark your on-chain exploration checkpoints throughout your journey.

Additionally, you’ll have the chance to win some amazing treasures in the following events by tracking your on-chain activities. 🌊⚓️

About ⛵🏴‍☠️ MantaFest -Treasure Cruise

Hello, Mantalorians! Welcome to the tumultuous and chaotic Era of Great Navigation. During this time, you’ll come face-to-face with many of the new ecosystems deployed on the Pacific. By engaging with those projects, you’ll be able to collect loot including points and NFTs, and may stumble upon some mysterious treasures along the way!

Join us in MantaFest’s — Treasure Cruise and start a new voyage where the seas of Manta Pacific hold numerous hidden treasures. During the upcoming 4 weeks, divided into two waves, you will embark on adventures, interact with Manta Pacific ecosystem projects’ tasks, and amass points and NFTs that set you apart as a pioneer in the Manta Pacific.

Begin your adventure:


⛵🏴‍☠️ MantaFest: Treasure Cruise- Entertainment I

MantaFest: Treasure Cruise- Entertainment I kicks off on Nov 22nd at 12pm EST and concludes on Dec 6th at 11 EST. Interact with our 8 entertainment project provider partners, including P12, Meta Merge, Element, NFTB, Yooldo (Tiny Blackjack), Star, StationX, and NFTs2Me. Complete activities through these partners and your on-chain progress will be tracked.

⛵🏴‍☠️ MantaFest: Treasure Cruise- Defi I

MantaFest: Treasure Cruise- Defi I kicks off on Nov 22nd at 12pm EST and concludes on Dec 6th at 11:59:59 EST. You can visit the Campaign Page to start the DeFi I Activities. For DeFi Wave I, we’ve partnered with 7 incredible DeFi applications that are deployed on Manta Pacific. During DeFi Wave I, you’ll get to discover DoDo, Symbiosis, Rubic, KEOM, OmniBTC, Dappgate, and Layerbank.

More excitement to come, stay tuned!

NFTs & Points:

Every accomplishment in our festival activities earns you points, which symbolizes your supporter status in the Manta Pacific ecosystem. Use these points to claim exclusive NFTs, showcasing your role as an esteemed early community contributor.

Join the Festivities Anytime!

Each week, Manta Pacific unveils fresh activities for you and your comrades to partake in. Add our festival calendar to stay updated on MantaFest events and participate at any time during the festival.

Got questions? Find fellow festival-goers in the Manta Network Discord. Engage with the community, seek assistance, and share your enthusiasm during MantaFest!

A Recap of MantaFest Dawn

We’ve successfully completed the first stage of the MantaFest adventure, 💃🕺 MantaFest Dawn. Let’s recap the highlights👏:

Along the journey, we’ve gained valuable memories. With the release of the new MantaFest, it’s time to turn the page and embark on a new chapter. Begin your Manta Mystery Box Adventure with the brand-new voyage, ⛵🏴‍☠️ MantaFest — Treasure Cruise👇



Season 1 MantaFest -Dawn (ENDED)

Season 2 MantaFest -Treasure Cruise (ONGOING)

  • Wave I: Defi Week I and Entertainment Week I

Starts on Nov 22, 12 pm EST, and ends on Dec 6th, 11:59:59 EST.

  • Wave II: Defi Week II and Entertainment Week II

Starts on Dec 7th, 9 am EST, and ends on Dec 21st, 11:59:59 EST.

About Manta Network

Manta Network is the modular blockchain for zero-knowledge (ZK) applications. Manta Pacific is the modular L2 ecosystem for EVM-native ZK applications and dapps that want to deliver the lowest cost and best experience for users. Leveraging Manta’s Universal Circuits to enable ZK-as-a-Service, and Celestia’s data availability for modularity to deliver low gas fees, Manta Pacific offers the perfect environment for ZK-enabled applications. Learn more about Manta Pacific here.

Manta Network is created by a team of experienced founders from prestigious institutions, including Harvard, MIT, and Algorand. Manta Network has received investments from many of the top web3 investment funds, including Binance Labs and Polychain Capital. It has grown through participation in the best web3 accelerators, including Alliance DAO and Berkeley Blockchain Xcelerator. Manta Network is poised to bring the next generation of web3 users and usher in a new chapter of privacy-focused web3 applications.

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