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Shipping Lane

Overview

Every now and then people need a helping hand navigating the treacherous seas of decentralized finance so they can coexist peacefully with the giant whales 🐋 and other sea life lurking beneath the surface. As we help steer the Kujira community through saccharine and bitter times alike, we guide our constituents through our safe yet bombastic shipping lane. Detailed below are the past events and landmarks along our long, long shipping lane as we take our stand on shipping, payments, and commerce.
Here is the monthly Kujira Shipping Lane since inception:

2021

September

Date
Shipped Cargo
September 10
First Tweet & Twitter reaches 1000 followers
September 25
LunaBulls release a KUJI Bull NFT
September 30
Kujira.app Live

October

Date
Shipped Cargo
October 12
ORCA UI teased on Twitter
October 17 - October 20
Early Bird public sale whitelist for early Telegram supporters
October 21
Kujira Litepaper is out
October 26
ORCA launches for deposits
October 30
BLUE teased on Twitter

November

Date
Shipped Cargo
November 2
Anchor Protocol adopts Kujira’s proposed liquidation queue contract
November 3
Kujira IDO announcement (on StarTerra)
November 6
ORCA is live
November 12
KUJI IDO / ORCA hits 1.2K unique bids & 68K bLUNA total volume
November 12
In 100 minutes, KUJI public sale completed and set new record of $10.5 million
November 16
In 35 minutes, ORCA liquidates $21.7 million on Anchor
November 17
Early Bird White List Sale begins
November 19
BLUE goes live
November 19
Token Generation Event and KUJI listing on TerraSwap
November 23
Twitter hits 18.1K followers and KUJI hits Coinhall.org's front page
November 23
ORCA withdrawal option to pay with KUJI (and lower fees by 50%) goes live
November 23
1 week fees on KUJI/UST pair hits $79,000
November 24
BELUGA teased
November 26
KUJI live on CoinGecko
November 26
ORCA basic analytics live
November 27
1 week volume on KUJI/UST pair hits $46.5 million and fees rise to $139,425
November 29
KUJI live on CoinMarketCap
November 30
BELUGA live

December

Date
Shipped Cargo
December 1
3D Kujira LUNA Bull live
December 2
UST pool value & ratio of pools to locked collateral doubles overnight
December 2
KUJI/UST liquidity pool APR hits 472.376% from trading fees
December 3
Kuji Staking and Governance go live
December 5
$15.8 million dollars of bids are filled on ORCA for bETH and bLUNA
December 6
Governance Vote to migrate KUJI/UST liquidity pool to Astroport goes live
December 6
Kujira becomes Terra project with highest engagement over the past week
December 6
KUJI becomes tradeable for any other token on Terraswap
December 10
Kujira platform fee lockbox hits 47841.5 KUJI
December 14
BELUGA supports sending native Terra tokens (75% off fees with KUJI)
December 14
Kujira.app updated with roadmap and sections on BLUe, ORCA, & BELUGA
December 17
KUJI starts trading on MEXC and MEXC KUJI trading competition kicks off
December 19
ORCA super analytics teased
December 21
Yield Labs make a series introing ORCA liquidations to newcomers
December 27
Kujira second governance starts which will burn 31 mil KUJI, donate 310K KUJI to Angel Protocol, airdrop and staking/liquidity incentives burned as Kujira decides to full on embrace sustainability
December 27
Kujira (KUJI) starts trending on CoinGecko
December 28
Apeboard (Nansen Portfolio) integrates to display users' ORCA UST bids
December 28
Kujira hits 29.8K Twitter followers and also features in a Forbes Article
December 28
Kujira second governance vote passes setting up a sustainable trajectory while ensuring KUJI gov stakers receive staking rewards from the Kujira lockbox
December 29
BELUGA adds amount/share functionality and halves fees
December 30
ORCA aUST bidding teased on Twitter
December 31
APR from BELUGA and ORCA fees hits 15.7%

2022

January

Date
Shipped Cargo
January 4
ORCA feature showing number of times pools have been emptied goes live
January 5
Over 3 hours, 158 loans were liquidated and 12.6 million UST was used on ORCA to purchase 166.8K bLUNA and 273 bETH. The single largest liquidation was 3.6 million UST paid for 53.5K bLUNA at 68.29 UST per LUNA
January 6
January staking APR rises 5% overnight to 16.33% from sustainable platform fees
January 9
Another liquidation event pushes KUJI staking APR to 21.26%
January 13
ORCA Premium Analytics Dashboard teased
January 13
Dale the Mail Whale, Kujira's friendly whale liquidation oracle goes live on Twitter
January 17
KUJI staker campaign 1 launches and guide for bidding & liquidations releases
January 18
2nd Gov poll kicks in, 22.985 mil KUJI are burnt, 232.18K KUJI donated to Angel Protocol, and every 2 months for a year 1.485 mil KUJI is burnt and 15K KUJI is donated to Angel Protocol and max supply reduces from 150 mil to 119 mil KUJI
January 19
Tiers added to the BLUE and ORCA staking dashboard for ORCA analytics
January 19
Coin Telegraph releases an article on Kujira's ORCA
January 23
1 Click conversion of UST to aUST bids confirmed and successful
January 27
Loop Finance creates KUJI/aUST, LOOP/KUJI, and KUJI/UST liquidity pools
January 28
Kujira.app hits 3.5 million views with 750K unique visitors over 3 months
January 30
Dale the Mail Whale hits 1K Twitter followers
January 31
ORCA premium analytics dashboard launches

February

Date
Shipped Cargo
February 1
January KUJI staking rewards paid out
February 1
February KUJI staking APR sitting around 15% (pre-aUST bidding launch)
February 1
BLUE staking UI updated to show last month's staking rewards as well
February 4
ORCA aUST bidding goes live after completing successful audit
February 4
ORCA withdrawal fees are halved to 0.5% and are paid in the bAsset withdrawn
February 7
# of unique ORCA aUST bids hits 1.9k
February 10
3rd governance vote on Kujira’s fee distribution goes live (this laid the groundwork for Kujira’s Cosmos layer one current revenue/staking model)
February 13
Kujira integrates XDEFI Wallet into all Kujira dApps
February 18
Kujira lowers BELUGA fees another 60%
February 20
Apex asset sKUJI is introduced and governance migration begins
February 24
Monthly Kujira protocol revenue hits 190K KUJI ($130K) in value
February 25
Portal to Kado Money integrated into the BLUE swap tab

March

Date
Shipped Cargo
March 1
sKUJI goes live
March 3
LUV (Lunaverse) and LUART added to the reward share under BLUE
March 3
Apeboard (Nansen Portfolio) integrates sKUJI
March 3
Cross-chain ORCA on Acala & Karura announced
March 5
BELUGA can send to an unlimited amount of recipients from a ledger, compatible with any CW4 contract, team multisig, and governance stake contract
March 7
sKUJI is listed on CoinGecko
March 9
Kujira becomes the first Terra dApp to run 100% on our own infrastructure with no reliance on the Terra LCD
March 9
We hit monthly 296K unique visitors and 1.3M page views across our apps
March 9
Multi-purpose, plug & play & configurable liquidation queue for all CosmWasm chains passes audit by TerraSCV and goes live
March 10
Anchor sAVAX onboarding proposal in forum and integrated into ORCA same day prior to launch on Anchor Protocol
March 13
Plug & play & configurable liquidation queue for all EVM chains is announced. Fees from any chain go to sKUJI holders
March 14
Kuijra apps hit 1 million unique visitors and ORCA hits 50K unique bidders
March 14
Documentation published for Cosmos lending markets liquidation queue
March 15
Kujira Instagram goes live
March 16
DefiLlama starts tracking KujiraDefiLlama starts tracking Kujira
March 17
Coinhall Hallswap V2 raffle with 3600 KUJI prize pool (among others) begins
March 17
Terraformer integrates Kujira
March 18
aUST bid TVL in ORCA exceeds $25 million
March 20
Instagram entry about Kujira's Sustainability premiers
March 22
100K sKUJI giveaway contest is announced for sAVAX aUST bidders
March 22
sAVAX bidding goes live on ORCA
March 23
sAVAX aUST bidding pool hits over 4.5 million aUST
March 24
sAVAX bidding collateral is integrated into Apeboard (Nansen Portfolio)
March 24
bATOM bidding teased
March 27
3 part Instagram series about aUST bidding kicks off and wraps up on April 1st
March 30
bATOM collateral poll live on Anchor and ORCA UI expands to different chains

April

Date
Shipped Cargo
April 4
Plug & play liquidation queue for all EVM chains passes audit by Peckshield
April 4
Bot First Markets are added to ORCA with native aUST bidding and auto activation. Excitingly the Mars UST liquidation market integration allows bidders to sell local tops. ORCA also gets a redesign to accommodate the influx of new markets
April 7
Terra Floki creates Protocol Revenue staking and credits Team Kujira with helpful inspiration based on our sKUJI dApp fee revenue model
April 11
sKUJI staking APR hits 21.74% based on liquidation revenue and over 1200 bLUNA wereadded as fees to the pool over the last week
April 11
100K sKUJI prize pool, bATOM aUST competition is announced
April 13
The amount of bLUNA in the revenue pool doubles overnight once again
April 14
bsKUJI (an Anchor liquid staked KUJI collateral token) is teased
April 18
sKUJI pool total bLUNA has officially 2.8x'ed over 3.5 tokens
April 19
Ava Lend partnership annnounced
April 20
Graph of sKUJI/KUJI ratio over time added to BLUE dashboard
April 24
dApp meant to revolutionize the centerpiece of DeFi teased
April 26
wasAVAX (sAVAX) aUST bidding competition on ORCA rewards are distributed
April 27
Pstake creates a way to convert bATOM to ATOM
April 29
bSOL collateral vote goes up on Anchor
April 30
Kujira Reddit announced and goes live

May

Date
Shipped Cargo
May 7
UST depegs slightly from 1 USD (and large ORCA liquidations occur)
May 8
UST depeg gets significantly worse (and larger ORCA liquidations occur)
May 9
The sKUJI revenue pool increases from 3928 bLUNA, 189151 aUST, 14 bATOM, 4.56 bETH and 28 wasAVAX to 9542 bLUNA, 214212 aUST, 44.3 bATOM, 8.07 bETH, and 62.25 wasAVAX over 7 days, essentially doubling from real revenue
May 9
The UST depeg is slightly held in check
May 10
The UST depeg continues to improve slightly and the bSOL market is live on ORCA
May 10
25306 bLUNA, 56 bETH, 62 wasAVAX, and 70 bATOM are added as protocol revenue to the sKUJI pool over 24 hours
May 11
Do Kwon creates Twitter thread addressing the UST depeg and LUNA death spiral mentioning plan to collateralize UST
May 11
Kujira reveals FIN, Terra's first decentralized, permissionless, 100% on-chain order book style token exchange using a fair non-FIFO matching algorithm
May 11
Kujira introduces USDCso/UST pair on FIN, to help the UST peg
May 12
LUNA/UST and KUJI/UST markets open on FIN
May 12
1 UST falls to 15 cents
May 12
Kujira website updated to reflect each of our products/dApps more clearly
May 12
The Terra blockchain halts to disable further delegations to prevent a takeover
May 13
The Terra network is shortly reenabled, and rumors of a longer halt surface and a snapshot is taken at 1:58 AM UTC of all KUJI/sKUJI holders, stakers, unstakers, vesters, and LP’ers; network halts shortly after
May 13
Do Kwon apologizes & tweets that UST will not be the decentralized money for DeFi
May 13
Team Kujira puts out a medium article detailing our future plans to launch a new sovereign Cosmos layer one Kujira chain
May 13
As part of the snapshot announcement, messages are put across our socials officially announcing that KUJI and sKUJI are effectively deprecated on Terra and MEXC (and we continue to do so every day for the next two weeks)
May 13
We reach out to MEXC exchange to halt KUJI trading due to Terra's collapse (they don't halt trades)
May 15
Kujira hits 50K followers on Twitter using zero paid advertising
May 19
The launch of interchain security validates the plug & chug ORCA liquidation queue
May 22
Kujira teases "Grown-Up DeFi" as a driving ethos centered around bringing people products & protocols that are revenue generating, sustainable, and fair
May 22
Kujira Discord launches (with communities speaking over 7 languages)
May 22
Retrograde Money announces a Discord poll to gauge target chain interest (Kujira wins community Discord poll; however, Retrograde ultimately migrates elsewhere)
May 24
Kujira.app website is updated representing the new "Grown-Up DeFi" ethos that we wholeheartedly embraced post Terra collapse
May 27
KUJI (old) is delisted from MEXC Global as despite repeated warnings to not buy the tokens as they were unrelated to our new chain, they rose over 500% due to speculation as many Terra alt coins were seeing large price spikes when a rescue plan for Terra was initially announced to create a fork called Terra 2
May 27
Anchor Protocol confirms that aUST sitting in ORCA bids qualifies for Terra airdrops

June

Date
Shipped Cargo
June 1
Private TestNet is up with 76 validators & Kujira Finder gets a short demo/teaser
June 3
Public announcement made targeting June 13th for public TestNet (with over 200 validators on testnet already) and MainNet planned within 2 weeks after TestNet
June 4
Kujira & MEXC announces plan to reimburse all KUJI buyers post snapshot with USDC and give pre-snapshot MEXC KUJI buyers, (new L1) KUJI tokens
June 7
Discord hits 2000 members
June 8
Dove goes on to do a Twitter Space AMA with Tendermint Timmy
June 13
Kujira Public TestNet ‘Harpoon 4’ goes live and starts producing blocks
June 14
Migration & Kujira incentivized TestNet staking begin with over 620 TestNet validators (under blue.kujira.app/migrate and blue.kujira.app/stake)
June 14
sKUJI is confirmed to not exist on Kujira Chain and instead for every sKUJI migrated from the Terra snapshot, ~ 1.229 KUJI are received to reward sKUJI bonders/holders
June 15
BLUE update allowing easy search of favorite validator(s) and filtering the results
June 16
Redelegation feature is live on BLUE at blue.kujira.app/stake
June 16
Validator uptime is added to the BLUE stake tab as well
June 17
FIN is live on TestNet, all TestNet KUJI stakers receive 10K DEMO tokens as an airdrop exclusive to TestNet to feature test, staking rewards from TestNet are airdropped to MainNet, FIN margin trading teased & FIN/ORCA as well as composability/integration as part of future roadmap, Mainnet tentatively on July 1st
June 19
KUJI/LUNA FIN market is available on TestNet
June 22
BLUE swap tab reenabled (now using FIN market orders behind the scenes)
June 23
Added a validator grid view to promote decentralization & validator uptime on BLUE
June 28
Satellite bridge available on TestNet via Axelar
June 29
Enables BLUE sends to multiple addresses at once from the wallet
June 29
Created basic demo showing how Kujira.JS can be used to develop FIN trading bots
June 30
Basic demo showing how Kujira.JS can be used to develop FIN market maker bots
June 30
Announce ability to deposit tokens from any exchange directly to your Kujira address without even needing Metamask

July

Date
Shipped Cargo
July 1
Market tanks due to 3AC contagion and yet Kujira MainNet goes live with no delay
July 2
Comprehensive guide to trading on FIN released, FIN trading set to kick off on the 5th
July 3
Public announcement that Setten will be providing Kujira’s public infrastructure
July 4
Confirm focus on decentralized commerce by announcing the Kujira Wallet
July 4
Proposal 2 deploy KUJI-axlUSDC FIN market live for voting
July 5
USDC bridging open, Kujira added to Map of Zones/ KUJI-axlUSDC trading live on FIN and BLUE swap tab now available on MainNet
July 5
Confirm validator model will include no inflation or printed tokens
July 6
Local Money instantiated on Kuijra’s TestNet; Black Whale market making bot goes live
July 7
Episode 1 of Kuji Kast (a fantastic community initiative) premiers with a Dove interview
July 8
wETH-axlUSDC FIN market deployed; Ape Board integrates Kujira once again
July 11
BLUE Dashboard updated with KUJI price, FDV, circulating supply, and APR
July 12
4 new trading pairs live on FIN including ATOM and OSMO
July 13
JUNO / axlUSDC pair live on FIN
July 14
Governance proposal threshold increased to reduce spam
July 14
Kado Money teases future Kujira integration
July 14
Kuji Kast Episode 2 Whale Hunting premiers
July 15
EVMOS / axlUSDC market live on FIN
July 15
SeaShanty (Kujira Validator) creates community bot/alert system that over time will integrate with FIN, ORCA, BLUE, and more
July 15
Simplified guide on how to buy KUJI out on Medium
July 17
Black Whale Community Funding for Milestone 1 passes
July 18
Short-term roadmap: Trade Cosmos wide with FIN / Bid on liquidations with ORCA / Trade P2P with Local Money / Market-Make for profit with Black Whale / DCA with CALC Finance / Kujira mobile/desktop super-wallet / Kujira Hackathon for more dApps
July 19
Medium on FIN released / Ledger compatible with Kujira
July 20
KUJI token live on Coin Gecko / Black Whale v2 bots live
July 20
BLUE wallet embedded multi-send and vesting for any token on Kujira now enabled
July 21
LUNA-axlUSDC pair live on FIN / LUNA bridging to/from Terra 2 available on BLUE
July 21
Kujira talk with Frens Validator, Mars Protocol, and Danku goes live
July 21
Kuji Kast Episode 3 Black Whale interview / FIN becomes # 89 on Coingecko’s DEX list
July 22
Proposal 17 CALC community funding for Milestone 1 goes live
July 23
Kujira sees 9185% increase in TVL (~$639,000) over the last 30 days
July 23
Kuji Kast Episode 4 (Loco for Local) Local Money interview
July 24
Over the past 28 days Kujira made 19.1% fewer tweets, but received 2.07M Twitter impressions (8% up), 585K profile visits (8% up), and 5,416 mentions (40.9% up)
July 25
CALC Finance releases Medium article on ideas for Grown-Up Governance
July 27
Team Kuijra reaffirms being part of Angel Protocol’s Locked for Good program which permanently stakes and locks protocol tokens while redirecting yield to charity
July 27
Kujira blockchain reaches 1 million blocks produced
July 27
Local Money funding proposal officially passes
July 28
Kujira reaches 19 proposals that have completed governance
July 29
There is a new FIN UI fin.kuijra.app/listing where gov proposals can be submitted to launch new pairs on FIN
July 29
FIN UI updated for wide screens to display all available FIN markets and allow for easy switching between them and UI updates meant for a future mobile experience
July 30
Governance proposal 20 is added via the new FIN listing UI
July 31
FIN reaches #77 on the CoinGecko DEX chart
July 31
Over the last 30 days, Kujira.app reaches 69K unique visitors, 883K total pageviews, 38% bounce rate (4% improvement), and visiting duration of ~7 minutes up 29%

August

Date
Text
August 1
FIN pair wAVAX-axlUSDC live; CALC Finance announces user research campaign
August 1
Dove interviews with Bites Digital Group on the new chain, upcoming partnerships, our Kujira wallet, and the interchain future
August 2
Cosmobot integrated with Kujira Telegram which allows sending KUJI tips to people from inside of the main Kujira Telegram chat
August 2
Bybit releases a detailed research piece on Kujira
August 4
Stars/axlUSDC market now live on FIN
August 5
FIN ATOM volume grows quickly, exceeding the past 7 days combined
August 5
Kujira hits 4th most active zone in Cosmos IBC volume over the last 24 hours
August 5
Kujira hits $16.2 million in total IBC volume
August 7
Kuji Kast Episode 5 Kujira Validator extraordinaire
August 8
Kujira USK, a decentralized and overcollateralized Stable Coin, is announced with a detailed Medium article providing specifics
August 9
Kujira Oracle is live on TestNet; Kujira confirms work on an ecosystem page
August 10
Dove interviewed by Macro Perry on the GraviDao Podcast
August 10
Since July 20th, 7 day volumes on FIN see increases of 641% for KUJI (from $373K to $2.4M), 5344% for ATOM (from $7.4K to $399K), 316% for JUNO (from $12.7K to $40.2K), and 547% for OSMO (from $3.3K to $18.2K) August 12th: USK mint and ORCA are both live on DevNet; USK symbol design revealed
August 12
Kuji Kast obtains custom YouTube URL
August 14
KUJI hits top 10 trending tokens on Coin Gecko searches over the past 7 days (just 3 months after the announcement to migrate to our own blockchain)
August 14
FIN bumps up to #71 on the DEX charts
August 15
Kujira Network upgrade in preparation for USK and ORCA
August 15
Kujira Labs, Kujira’s first Accelerator Program, is announced
August 15
Sumo and Kuji Monsta launch WHALE GAME a community competition
August 16
Local Money commits to redirecting 10% of their Protocol Revenue to KUJI stakers
August 16
Kujira documentation docs detailing margin trading are teased
August 16
Kujira Brandbook containing official brand colors, logos, fonts added to our docs
August 17
Kujira price oracle live on MainNet
August 18
Kujira staking APR entirely from real revenue generation exceeds 2%
August 18
Crypto Harry puts out a detailed piece on Kujira’s Grown-Up DeFi
August 18
Kuji Kast Episode 6 CALC Finance interview
August 19
Public TestNet live for minting USK & bidding for liquidated collateral on ORCA
August 19
Over the past month KUJI price is up 330%
August 20
Kujira announces the first FIN trading competition with rewards totaling 50K USK
August 22
7 day FIN volume stats rise dramatically over the past 30 days with weekly 7 day volume growths of 157.68%, 378.16%, 157.51%, and 191.05% respectively
August 22
FIN trading competition kicks off; and trade history is added to FIN
August 22
New ORCA mechanics revealed for USK markets
August 23
LOOP / axlUSDC pair live on FIN
August 23
Margin Trading, ORCA, and USK confirmed to launch at the same time
August 24
Kujira and USK are mentioned by Lachlan Keller in a Yahoo Finance article
August 25
KUJI (the token corresponding to our L1 blockchain) relists on MEXC Global
August 25
New decentralization focused BLUE staking UI and Medium article are live
August 26
Kujira announces that all staking rewards from Team Kujira genesis delegations to genesis validators will be periodically redistributed to KUJI stakers; this reduces the revenue split from 40.2 million staked KUJI to only 26.6 million staked KUJI
August 26
A new article comparing the AMM/Orderbook hybrid model to FIN goes live
August 26
ATLO announces its intent to make Kujira its new home
August 26
So far in August, the amount of KUJI staked is up 17%, the number of unique holders staking has doubled, the staking yield has 10x’ed, 9 high quality protocols are being built, and FIN trading volume has done a 15X
August 27
Yield Labs puts out 2 detailed videos explaining USK and how to Mint as how to grab assets at a discount on ORCA
August 27
Kuji KAST Episode 7 Whale Game premiers (it was a wonderful meme competition)
August 29
First FIN Trading competition ends; governance proposal 33 live for voting
August 29
Kujira is live on the Leap Wallet
August 30
A dApp launchpad icon is added to all Kujira dApps allowing for seamless switching between all Kujira dApps–anticipating the high composability between BLUE, ORCA, FIN, and future dApps
August 30
Detailed guide about Withdrawing assets from FIN live on Medium
August 31
CMDX / axlUSDC pair live on FIN
August 31
Audit report for the USK mint contract received back from SCV Security

September

Date
Shipped Cargo
September 5
The new Kujira ecosystem ‘Weekly Roundup’ is live
September 6
Over the last 30 days, Kujira hist #4 in total IBC volume which reaches $49.6M
September 7
Governance proposal to Deploy the USK Controller Contract is live
September 7
Nomic BTC, nBTC, makes its way onto Kujira Harpoon TestNet, soon users can stake KUJI to earn BTC, soon users can use BTC as collateral to mint USK, soon users can bid on BTC liquidations in ORCA
September 7
FIN FUTURES teased; SCV security USK contract audited finalized and added to the Kujira Github
September 7
Kujira POD a new Kujira dApp goes live, bringing Kuijra’s new decentralization focused staking UI for use on all Cosmos chains to help decentralize their validator sets and spread out control over their respective networks
September 7
Kujira POD a new Kujira dApp goes live, bringing Kuijra’s new decentralization focused staking UI for use on all Cosmos chains to help decentralize their validator sets and spread out control over their respective networks
September 8
Weekly Roundup suggestion and Feedback form is out
September 9
5 new proposals go live for voting: an ATOM/USK FIN pair, a KUJI/USK FIN pair, an axlUSDC/USK FIN pair, opening the ORCA liquidation queue for the ATOM USK market, and enabling ATOM as a collateral type for USK
September 9
Deebs gives a sneak peek into Kado Money’s V2 on YouTube featuring Kujira
September 10
Major FIN API update in progress and Axelar Core deploys a new UI
September 10
Detailed Medium article on ‘What to expect when USK launches’
September 10
AQUA, a revolutionary DAO on JUNO dedicated to ending the world water crisis, announces an airdrop of 1.5% of its supply to Kujira stakers
September 12
ORCA and USK go live! ATOM can now be used as collateral to mint USK, USK can be used to bid on ATOM liquidations in USK to help protect the USK stable, the KUJI/USK, ATOM/USK, and axlUSDC/USK pairs all go live on FIN
September 12
Weekly Roundup episode 2 is out; Kujira is now supported on Coinhall
September 12
SeaShanty’s ORCA Telegram bid alerts are now live on MainNet
September 13
USK is now listed on Coin Gecko
September 13
Black Whale announces vault for axlUSDC / USK pair on FIN
September 13
September 14
Nomic BTC TestNet adds an IBC section where you can bridge nBTC to Kujira
September 14
USK accepted for payment on WooCommerce
September 15
Kujira branded whale merch design teased; Nakamoto Coefficient improves to 8
September 16
SeaShanty Month 2 Community Funding Proposal successfully passes
September 16
Kado teases fiat conversion to USK in a few clicks and direct deposits into ORCA
September 16
KUJI enters top 200 coins on CoinGecko by Market Cap 11 weeks after launch
September 17
CALC Community Funding Milestone 2 for successfully deploying smart contract on testnet successfully passes + Kuijra near-term Roadmap updated with confirmation of near term launches for Black Whale, CALC Finance, Local Money, and Atlo Protocol
September 18
Black Whale implements final changes from feedback received from SCV Security smart contract audit
September 19
Announcement that perpetual swap trading (Perps) are coming to FIN. Unlike GMX rather than using an AMM, we will be using FIN's orderbook to make the underlying positions tradeable, circumventing issues common to liquidity pools
September 19
Kujira Weekly Roundup: Ep. 3; Kujira Discord reaches 7200 members and Twitter users exceed 65K
September 20
Danku interviews Dove covering the Kujira Wallet, NFT's, ORCA markets, & more
September 20
Kuji Kast Episode 8 features Dove about USK, ORCA, and more
September 21
The Kujira-track.app by ocebotKuji has a facelift and tracks new Kujira data
September 21
Dove, Brett, and Peruggi attend NearCon
September 21
Pulsar announces that Kujira will soon be live on Pulsar Finance
September 21
Ryan Gladwin from Hedgehog blog interviews Dove about Kujira escaping Terra
September 21
Stargaze based Kujira NFT project is teased
September 21
Huge KUJI independence day marketing campaign announced for November 14th when private sale vesting ends
September 22
Coinhall hosts a Twitter space with Dove about Kuijra's story, developments, & future plans
September 23
Announcement that USK will be IBC transferrable from middle of next week 26th
September 23
Peruggi releases new Medium entry on Minting USK and managing your position
September 23
Cevo puts out a detailed Twitter Thread and Medium article on Kujira
September 24
KUJI adoption is growing, 4.5k new Kujira wallets added in the last month, a 15% increase and 2.8k of them have staked KUJI for the first time in the last month
September 25
Proposal 45 add margin long trading to ATOM - USK on FIN goes up for vote
September 25
Black Whale vaults are officially live (Kujira's first external protocol goes live!
September 25
ORCA market view updated. Clean and easy layout to display markets with filters
September 25
DLOYAL Refer, a Web3 Performance Marketing & Sales Platform announces intent to build on Kujira
September 25
Kujira proposes a joint effort to help fund Terraspaces with $8,000 per month as they manually record and store thousands of twitter spaces for the Cosmos ecosystem, an important public service
September 26
3 new governance proposals go live for Black Whale vaults for KUJI/USK, axlUSDC/USK, and ATOM/USK
September 26
Proposal 49 V0.6.0 Chain Upgrade: IBC for USK goes up for vote!
September 26
Kujirans NFT project revealed as a Grown-Up DeFi Kujira community NFT project
September 26
Cosmos Club hosts a space with Kujira covering KUJI's utility, ORCA, BLUE, FIN, as well as USK and using assets than ATOM to mint it
September 26
Peruggi's Kuijra Weekly Roundup: Episode 4 goes up on Medium
September 26
MintTheMoon announces Kujira Name System such as (mintthemoon.kuji)
September 26
Kuji Kast quickly reaches almost 2000 followers on Twitter
September 27
Kujirans reveals its plan to give 100% of royalties to KUJI Stakers, return 50% of Mint fees to KUJI stakers and keep 50% of mint fees for the project, and keep all project revenue in the Kujira ecosystem
September 27
Kado Money direct on-ramp integrated into Kujira BLUE
September 28
SRL Finance puts out a detailed Medium funding proposal to launch on Kujira
September 28
Black Whale passes the $200,000 in assets mark for Total Value Locked
September 28
Black Whale's KUJI / USK and USDC / USK vaults go live
September 28
New proposal from Fitlink App, a real business, to launch on Kujira
September 28
New proposal from Fitlink App, a real business, to launch on Kujira
September 28
Governance Proposal 50 deploy axl/USK FIN market passes and the pair goes live
September 29
A detailed Twitter thread celebrates 89 days since Kujira's L1 launch and covers all of Kujira's protocols & partners that are part of the network so far. partnerships with Entropic Labs, Rango, Stargaze, Persistence One, Stride Zone, and DeFi Yield App are confirmed among others
September 29
USK becomes available across IBC to the whole of Cosmos
September 30
Black Whale's ATOM / USK vault goes live
September 30
Rekt Validator hosts a space with Calc Finance on their upcoming Kujira launch
September 30
Calc Finance new website calculated.fi goes live!
September 30
Proposal to create and register an ERC-20 representation of USK goes up
September 30
Kujira teases Kujira Mobile Wallet / Ledger integration / Kujirans website goes live
September 30
Cosmos Daily ranks Kujira as Cosmos's most influential project of September
September 30
Rekt Validator's Akhluts Kujira NFT collection is out with 100% of royalties back to KUJI stakers

October

Date
Shipped Cargo
October 1
Reviewing September: Kujira added 3 protocols allowing Kujira to reach a total of 24 protocols, partnerships, and integrations; there were 23 new governance proposals, 47.5 million KUJI are staked (the percentage increased by 10% this month); there are 9100 unique KUJI delegators (up 40% this month); 84% of all tokens are now vested; and there are 3 NFT projects & collabs
October 1
There are 2 new proposals up for voting for Black Whale DeFi's vaults for ATOM/axlUSDC and KUJI/ATOM
October 1
The Terra Money bridge now supports transfers to & from Kujira
October 1
KujiDAO uploads an ultimate video thread on how to get started with Kuijra on their new YouTube Channel
October 2
Black Whale nears $400,000 in protocol TVL and reaches a 24 hour APY of 96.62%
October 2
axlUSDC / USK pool goes live on Astroport
October 3
Kujira Community Call hosted by Xulian (from KujiDAO) covering proposal from SRL. Finance, DLOYAL, Fitlink, and Eris Protocol
October 3
Kujira Weekly Roundup Episode 5 (the most detailed episode yet) goes live!
October 4
Kujirans announces an engagement campaign with a rare Kujiran as the prize
October 4
Aqua on Juno commits 2 million AQUA tokens (2% of their supply) as an airdrop to KUJI stakers
October 4
TheTieIO puts out an absolutely fantastic research piece on Kujira
October 5
It is now possible to bridge USK directly to Terra via the Terra Bridge
October 5
Proposal 57 enable BTC Oracle Feed goes up for voting (this helps paves the way for nBTC collateral for USK)
October 5
SeaShanty now auto activates ORCA bids (and pays your gas fees for you too)!
October 5