26 January 2024
4 min read

Introducing OG Trade Clans: Explore eligibility criteria and reward mechanisms

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Gm & welcome back! The final week of December brought exciting developments with the release of the Road to Mainnet Q1 2024 and the announcement of the OG Trade Exchange. ICYMI, catch up here.

By now, you know that OG Trade, a gamified perpetual swap exchange, is hitting the ground on 30th Jan 😉

Wondering what sets it apart? We're introducing 4 Clans, 30-minute competitions and an exchange where even losers get rewards. We are starting the blog by breaking down the gamification that the ZKX Core Team has been working on👇

Table of Contents

1. What are Clans?

2. Meet the 4 Clans

3. Eligibility Criteria

4. How do the Clans Work?

5. Rewards Breakdown

6. Clan NFT Reveal

What are Clans?

You have 4 clans, and your on-chain history in DeFi plays a role in determining your clan.

In the section below, we are going to discuss Hierarchy, Eligibility and Rewards.

Keep scrolling towards the end of the blog and you will see a surprise peak of Clan NFTs.

Let's delve in!

Meet the 4 Clans

  1. DeFi High Rollers - Risk takers and masters of the market
  2. Ethereum Titans - First movers of crypto and power holders in a decentralized world
  3. Pachinko Degens - Third Highest Clan in the Hierarchy
  4. Yakuza Barons - Real early contributors of ZKX

🚨Entry into Clans is on a First Come, First Served Basis. Don't miss out—check out the maximum members/ Clan below 👇


Eligibility Criteria

🚨 Please Note that if you belong to any of these communities or categories below, seize the opportunity to be part of ZKX's OG Trade and unlock Phase 2 of ZKX Retroactive Airdrop.

1. DeFi High Rollers


2. Ethereum Titans

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3. Pachinko Degens

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4. Yakuza Barons blog_banner_06 (2).png

How do the Clans work?

  1. You will be assigned to your Clan basis your onchain DeFi History.
  2. Membership in Clans is on a First-Come, First-Served basis.
  3. To check your eligibility, you have to connect your L1 wallet that has been whitelisted.
  4. Your Exclusive Clan NFTs will be minted in your ZKX Account on Starknet. The Clan NFTs are commemorative.
  5. There is a Private VIP TG Group for members of Ethereum Titans and DeFi High Rollers.

Rewards Breakdown

Participation in OG Trade Clans, and Community Campaign is the eligibility criteria for Phase 2 of the Airdrop.

15% is allocated to the community for their contribution to building, growing and shaping the ZKX Protocol. The 15% is divided into 4 airdrops to provide incentives to users throughout the year.

  • Airdrop 1 - 2.9m (Completed)
  • Airdrop 2 - 4m (Live 19.6.24)
  • Airdrop 3 - 4m
  • Airdrop 4 - 4m

The second airdrop is scheduled for 19th June, followed by airdrop 3 and airdrop 4 during 2024.

Here is the Criteria for Airdrop 2

  • Number of OG Trade NFTs
  • Number of Clan NFTs
  • Galxe Campaign
  • Referred Volume


At launch, 33% of the $ZKX supply will be unlocked from the Trading Incentives and Community Airdrops.

If you miss out on joining a Clan, worry not! You can still engage in trading activities and unlock $ZKX rewards.

Clan NFTs Reveal 🥁


Mainnet goes LIVE on January 31st. Just 4 days left, stay tuned!

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