Guide to Participate in the Calamari PLO

Calamari’s Role in the Kusama Ecosystem

MariPay in the Kusama Ecosystem

MariSwap in the Kusama Ecosystem

Calamari PLO Step-by-step Instructions

1. Create a polkadot.js account (skip this step if you have Polkadot JS already)

After the download completes, create a new account. Please store your password and mnemonic seed safely. Do not screenshot and share with others. ⚠️

You can also import an account from pre-existing seed. Please select “Kusama Relay Chain” when importing an account.

2. Transfer KSM to your Polkadot JS Wallet

3. Connect to the Calamari Crowdloan Website

4. Contribute KSM

5. Invite Others to Win More KMA

6. Check your contribution details and rewards


About Calamari Network

Calamari Network is the official canary network of Manta Network, the privacy protocol built for the DeFi stack. Deployed on Kusama, Calamari will service private transacting and private swapping for all parachain assets on Kusama, including KSM.

About Manta Network

Manta Network is the on-chain privacy solution for blockchain assets build from the first principle. In short term, Manta will be a product that enables high-performance private DeFi transactions, such as FT/NFT transfer and AMM styled swap. In the long term, Manta will be the platform for privacy-preserving blockchain applications.

Manta’s founding team comprises many US cryptocurrency veterans, professors, and scholars whose experience includes Harvard, MIT, and Algorand. The advisors of Manta include Hypersphere Ventures co-founder Jack Platts, Polychain partner Tekin Salimi, former Web3 Foundation co-founder Ashley Tyson, and Consensys’ Shuyao Kong. Manta has previously completed a million-dollar seed round of financing led by Polychain and participated by Three Arrows Capital, Multicoin, Alameda, and Hypersphere. Manta is also a grant fund recipient of Polkadot’s official Web3 Foundation. Manta also is an outstanding member of the Substrate Builder Program and the Blockchain Accelerator of the University of Berkeley.



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