As the first and only public L1 blockchain connecting all other blockchains, ZetaChain empowers developers to access, manage, and build for all connected networks from one place. In this hackathon, we invite you to explore various verticals and create innovative solutions that leverage ZetaChain's unique capabilities. Unleash your creativity and build omnichain smart contracts on ZetaChain's zEVM or develop messaging systems for seamless communication between different chains.

Areas of interest

Vertical 1: DeFi (Decentralized Finance)

  • Decentralized Exchanges (DEXs): Build next-generation DEXs that enable seamless trading of assets across multiple chains.

  • Lending and Borrowing: Create lending platforms that allow users to access credit from different blockchains.

  • Financial Instruments: Develop innovative financial instruments like derivatives, stablecoins, and insurance products that work across multiple chains.

  • Financial Inclusion: Develop new and more accessible financial tools that can be made even more available to peoples by leveraging omnichain technology.

Vertical 2: UX (User Experience)

  • More Seamless Crypto: Design user-friendly interfaces that simplify cross-chain transactions and interactions. Improve the overall experience of managing and using assets across multiple blockchains.

  • General Pain Points: Address common issues in the crypto space, such as onboarding, payments, and literacy/transparency, particularly for a multichain world.

Vertical 3: NFTs (Non-Fungible Tokens)

  • Collectibles and Collections: Create unique NFTs and collections that can be accessed and utilized across multiple chains.

  • Real-world On-chain Integration: Develop tools or platforms that enable a seamless connection between the physical and digital worlds through omnichain NFTs.

  • Novel Use Cases and Creator Tools: Invent new ways to use NFTs or develop tools that empower creators to generate NFTs that work across multiple chains.

Vertical 4: DAOs (Decentralized Autonomous Organizations)

  • Omnichain DAO Tooling: Build tools and platforms that facilitate cross-chain governance and asset custody.

  • Cross-chain DAO Management: Develop solutions that enable simpler, more efficient management of DAOs across multiple blockchains.

Vertical 5: Identity, Social, and Wallets

  • Name Services: Create protocols and services that offer human-readable names for cross-chain addresses.

  • Social Blockchain Tokens (SBTs): Develop social tokens that work across multiple chains and foster community building.

  • Usernames and Account Abstraction: Innovate on ways to simplify account management and improve user experience.

  • Wallet Solutions: Design wallet solutions that allow users to easily access and manage assets from multiple chains in one place.

Vertical 6: Games and GameFi (Gaming and Finance)

  • Omnichain Gaming Platforms: Develop gaming platforms that allow players to access, interact, and manage game assets across multiple blockchains seamlessly.

  • Cross-chain Game Asset Integration: Create solutions for game developers to easily integrate their assets from various chains, enabling players to use and trade these assets in different games and ecosystems.

  • Play-to-Earn and GameFi Models: Design innovative play-to-earn or GameFi models that leverage the power of omnichain development, allowing players to earn rewards and tokens across various connected chains.

  • Game Asset NFTs: Build unique NFTs for game assets that can be utilized and traded across multiple chains, enhancing their value and utility for players and collectors.

  • Gaming Metaverse and Interoperability: Create immersive gaming experiences within interconnected metaverse environments by enabling seamless asset transfer and interaction across different blockchains.

  • Cross-chain Gaming SDKs and Tools: Develop software development kits (SDKs) and tools that simplify the process of creating omnichain gaming experiences for developers.