In mild of the current information about Shibarium allegedly being a clone of one other crypto undertaking’s testnet and YouTuber Ben Armstrong (aka BitBoy) threatening to disclose Shytoshi Kusama’s actual identify, the lead dev of Shibarium posted a number of messages within the Shibarium Telegram chat to make clear a couple of issues concerning the FUD.
Commenting on Puppynet allegedly being clone
Shytoshi rebuked the neighborhood for spreading FUD (a preferred acronym within the crypto house that means “concern, uncertainty, doubt”), saying that “these outbursts of FUD will assist nobody.”
He touched on the not too long ago emerged concern of Puppynet being a clone of Rinia’s testnet. That was revealed as a result of identical ChainID quantity, which Shibarium builders, apparently, forgot to erase.
Kusama said that they may not make a fork since Shibarium is just not an open-source undertaking, and that is in opposition to the principles. Nevertheless, he emphasised that Puppynet is simply a testnet, and there can be “a number of nets to deal with any bugs discovered within the present Puppynet model.”
Discord Bone neighborhood spreading FUD about Shytoshi
Kusama additionally shared that over the previous a number of weeks, “half the individuals within the Discord Bone room” have been calling him names and threatening to dox his actual identify on varied social media platforms. They’ve additionally been calling the lead developer a scammer and discrediting him in varied methods. Amongst those that have threatened to dox his actual identify was the YouTube blogger Ben Armstrong, often called BitBoy within the crypto neighborhood. Kusama posted a response to him, reminding BitBoy that he had been promoting SHIB T-Shirts that he featured in a few of his movies.
BitBoy hinted that Kusama could also be chief of FTX trade Sam Bankman-Fried.
On the identical time, Kusama identified, the identical individuals have been attempting to “pump their baggage on initiatives they used my identify to pump within the first place.”
Whereas for a lot of months Kusama was engaged on Shibarium they usually had been in it with him, “they went behind my again and picked up sufficient Shibians to have these moments and seem clever.” They made a revenue, Kusama continues, “by dumping with every itemizing, sufficient BONE to dump and make you all panic.” As reported by U.Right this moment, $5 million price of BONE has been unstaked and left the SHIB ecosystem.
Changing staff and social media accounts
Shytoshi additionally revealed that he has been changing his staff of builders and that he has misplaced a few of his shut buddies whereas doing it. It has been alleged that one of many high builders that he fired was Trophias.
Kusama has additionally been changing the social media accounts of the key SHIB undertaking. For instance, on March 15, he introduced a brand new official Twitter account for Shiba Inu Metaverse. In keeping with him, the earlier official account (which now has been named the second) ignored the presentation of the SHIB Metaverse on the SXSW film and media competition.
In the identical tweet, Kusama revealed a brand new trailer for the metaverse, a WAGMI Temple Alpha preview.
As for the staff, Shytoshi stated that he now has “a brand new unimaginable staff.” He additionally requested all of the FUD makers to “depart this as soon as peaceable realm on Discord.”