Today in Markets

Not Everyone is Happy with Starknet's Token Drop

Novel qualifying criteria and aggressive insider token unlocks pissed off some Starknet users.
Jack Inabinet Jack Inabinet Feb 15, 20241 min read
market analysis Not Everyone is Happy with Starknet's Token Drop

Yesterday, anons on Crypto Twitter met Starknet’s airdrop announcement with fury! What made people upset about the STRK drop?

With tokens set to be airdropped to over 1.3M addresses, Starknet’s airdrop ranks as the widest disbursement that crypto has ever seen, but many legitimate Starknet users were livid to find themselves excluded from the network's first round of Provisions.

Common among the complaints are gripes about how criteria for maintaining a 0.005 ETH balance at the time of the snapshot unfairly excluded many users from qualifying for this drop.

Citizen only

Upgrade to continue reading

  • Support the Bankless Movement
  • Premium Feed: Ad Free & Bonus Content
  • Daily Market Analysis & Research
  • Airdrop Hunter: Guided, Vetted Projects
  • Claimables: Find & Claim Airdrops + more
  • Private Discord w/ David & Ryan
Explore all the benefits

In this article

Starknet Starknet

Jack Inabinet

Written by Jack Inabinet

207 Articles View all      

Jack Inabinet is a Senior Analyst with a passion for exploring the bleeding edge of crypto and finance. Prior to joining Bankless, Jack worked as an analyst at HAL Real Estate where he conducted market research and financial analysis for commercial apartment development and acquisition activities in the Seattle region. He graduated from the University of Washington’s Michael G. Foster School of Business and remains based out of the Seattle area.

Continue your journey

No Responses
Get the Full
Bankless Experience

Get exclusive access to this content, token insights, and airdrop insider access!

Early Access to Products

Bankless Toolkit

Premium Podcast Feed

Bankless Badge


Private Discord w/ David & Ryan

Exclusive Articles & Podcast

Early Access to Products

PLUS $1,609+ of value in Citizen Deals! Your citizenship awaits!

Become a Citizen

Already a citizen? Log In