Luis Buenaventura
News and commentary for the Philippine crypto community, delivered every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday morning
Created 10 Jun 2021
  • CurioCards Sells for $1.25M; Thoughts on AXS Staking
    04 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 3 1
    I know I said I was going to shift my Cryptoday newsletter to a once-a-week, Friday-morning schedule, but wouldn’t you know it, I had stuff to say today! Our CurioCards set was auctioned off at Christ...
  • AXS Staking is Here!
    01 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 3 1
    SkyMavis launched their long-awaited AXS Staking feature yesterday, and because the crypto life is weird, I was both lucky and unlucky about it at the same time. I was lucky because I happened to buy ...
  • CurioCards and the Philippine Art Scene
    27 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 8 0
    On Sunday, I got the news that CurioCards, the NFTart collection that I participated in back in 2017, was being exhibited at the Christie’s auction house lobby at the Rockefeller Center in New York. M...
  • Play to Create!
    24 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 4 2
    Illustration by CPAG member Fiona Saye @fionasxye I’m excited to announce that the Cryptopop Art Guild (CPAG) has raised 48 ETH as of this writing. Our original target for this year was 40 ETH, and we...
  • Is the BSP Anti-Innovation?
    22 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    Illustration by CPAG member Mac Alcala PLDT has just acquired the sixth digital bank license from the Bangko Sentral, joining Unionbank and the Gokongwei group in this new arena of branch-less banking...
  • This is NOT an Official Statement
    20 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 3 2
    Illustration by Cryptopop Art Guild (CPAG) member @RayCryoArts10 There’s been some negative content floating around recently about Axie Infinity and Yield Guild Games, and I debated whether I should a...
  • I've Officially Joined Yield Guild Games!
    17 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 4 3
    Illustration by CPAG member Johnriel Duana I'm excited to announce that I've officially joined Yield Guild Games (YGG) as the country manager for the Philippines. If you've been following a lot of my ...
  • Solana Outage and SLP Slump
    15 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 5 0
    Solana hype! Or not. On last Monday’s newletter, I didn’t have the space to talk about Solana’s meteoric rise these past weeks. On August 15th, it was at just $41 before increasing 5x to a high of $21...
  • El Salvador, Cardano, and CPAG!
    13 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 5 2
    The last 2 weeks have been a blur of Axie Infinity-related news here on Cryptoday, so I decided to step back a little bit and talk about some more general industry news this rainy Monday morning. El S...
  • Introducing the Cryptopop Art Guild
    08 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 8 35
    All the work we've been doing on and all the conversations I've been having with guild managers recently has inspired me to start my own guild. I wanted to put my own spin on it th...
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