Whale Alert, a blockchain-tracking service, recently reported a significant Shiba Inu transaction involving an unidentified crypto whale.
The transaction involved the transfer of over 3 trillion SHIB tokens, worth approximately $25.6 million, from one unknown wallet to another.
Uncovering the Massive SHIB Transaction
Whale Alert’s report highlighted the transfer of a staggering 3,811,233,843,288 SHIB tokens by an anonymous crypto whale. The transaction caught attention due to the sheer volume and value of SHIB tokens moved. The sender paid a minimal transaction fee of slightly over $1 to complete this monumental transfer.
Shibacals and Real-World Integration
A recent development within the Shiba Inu ecosystem is the emergence of Shibacals, an In-Real-Life (IRL) feature that allows community members to convert SHIB-themed non-fungible tokens (NFTs) into tangible objects such as toys or plushies.
This integration aims to bridge the gap between the digital and physical world, offering Shiba Inu enthusiasts a unique way to interact with their favorite token.
Addressing Losses and Cold Storage Measures
In May, over a million SHIB addresses experienced losses in the crypto market. Notably, approximately 363,670 wallets had purchased SHIB tokens within a specific price range, indicating a significant number of investors affected by market volatility.
Additionally, in March, on-chain data revealed the secure transfer of nearly 25 trillion SHIB tokens, equivalent to a quarter of a billion dollars, from crypto exchange to cold storage.
Shibarium’s Growing Adoption
Shibarium, SHIB’s highly anticipated layer-2 scaling solution, has witnessed impressive growth with over a million transactions conducted on Puppynet, Shibarium’s testnet.
PuppyScan.Shib, a tracking platform, reported that Shibarium’s beta version boasts 16.7 million wallet addresses and currently facilitates 536,181 daily transactions.