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SKALE April Ecosystem Recap - 20 Partner Announcements as the Network UAWs Grow 20% | SKALE

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April saw the SKALE ecosystem hit stratospheric new levels, shattering records and expanding its horizons! The network didn't just grow; it exploded with the addition of 15 new partners and 14 dApps each attracting over 10,000 users each, showcasing the platform’s broadening reach and compelling utility within the crypto community.

SKALE's infrastructure flexed its capabilities by processing over 40 million transactions at zero cost, a single month record for SKALE, highlighting the network’s unmatched scalability and accessibility. 

Quick Highlights 

  • Milestones - Surpassed 25,000,000 UAW & $6.5 Billion Saved on Gas
  • 40M Monthly Transactions - SKALE reaches a new high for monthly transactions as 14 different dApps each attract over 10,000 UAW 
  • SKALE Portal 2.2 + Staking UI - The SKL Staking UI Was Released as Part of the Portal 2.2 Upgrade
  • 20 Partner Announcements - 5 dApps Go Live and 15 New Partners Join the SKALE Ecosystem

Keep reading to catch up with the latest exciting developments in the SKALE ecosystem!

April Milestones

Community Grows to More Than 25 Million UAW

The SKALE network’s community has expanded to more than 25 million unique active wallets, highlighting its increasing popularity and adoption across the blockchain space. This growth signifies the accessibility that SKALE brings to dApps, driving forward the network's reach and impact.

Surpassed 40M Monthly Transactions, a New Record for SKALE

SKALE has set a new record by processing over 40 million transactions in April alone, underlining the network's capacity to handle high volumes and its continuous upward trajectory in transaction throughput and scalability.

SKALE Has Now Saved Users More than $6.5B on Gas Fees 

SKALE’s innovative zero gas fee architecture continues to save money for the Ethereum ecosystem, with total gas fee savings for its users now exceeding $6.5 billion. This milestone reinforces SKALE’s commitment to making blockchain technology more accessible and affordable, solidifying its position as a leader in cost efficiency.

SKALE Ecosystem Thriving As 14 dApps Attract More than 10K Monthly UAWs Each

Any blockchain is only as good as its dApps and users - that’s why the SKALE ecosystem is one of the strongest out there. In April, 14 dApps on SKALE saw over 10k UAW each, a testament to the innovative projects launching on SKALE.

Portal 2.2 Release Featuring the New SKL Staking UI

The SKALE Portal Version 2.2 is now LIVE! At the heart of the SKALE Portal 2.2 update is the new SKALE Staking UI, designed to simplify the process of staking SKL tokens.

The Staking UI is designed to be user-friendly, clearly guiding users through each step, making it accessible for newcomers and streamlining the process for experienced investors. This functionality is intended to enable more users to contribute to the network's expansion and security.

Watch the video tutorial below or check out the full guide to staking SKL, and stake your SKL via the portal here.

The SKALE AI Grant Program: Creating A Home for AI on Blockchain

Thanks to SKALE's zero gas fees and instant finality, AI-powered dApps are continuing to find a home on SKALE! These features are essential for AI to optimally function on blockchain. If you're looking to integrate SKALE with your AI-powered dApp, apply to the SKALE AI Grant Program here.

5 dApps Go Live and 15 Start Building on SKALE In April


Earnscape is ushering in the future of mobile gaming, integrating the benefits of Web3 via SKALE’s blockchain experience. 


FlokiCyberPunk, a multiplayer game that invites players to dive into online battles


Wallet-to-wallet messaging platform, Sirkl, is now live on SKALE!


ChainGuardians, an RPG with unique NFT functionalities, launched their NFT mining platform on SKALE.

World of Dypians

World of Dypians launched their Metaverse-based RPG on SKALE, and is now live on the Epic Games Store. 

Hey! Chef

Hey! Chef is using SKALE's AI and user onboarding capabilities to encourage more people to eat healthy, via a cook-to-earn model.


TOM is coming to SKALE! Join 150k+ other players and get to clicking for your chance at securing the TOMcoin airdorp.

Tech Reads & Updates

  1. How to stake SKL
  2. SKALE Portal 2.2 + Staking UI
  3. AI on SKALE
  4. Deep Dive to SKALE Pooled Security Model

April marked a milestone for the SKALE ecosystem, surpassing $6.5 billion in saved gas fees and welcoming 15 new partners. The launch of SKALE Portal 2.2 and the new SKL Staking UI simplified user engagement, helping attract over 10,000 users to each dApp. Moving forward, SKALE is poised to continue its growth, driving innovations in scalable and cost-effective blockchain solutions.


SKALE is the world's fastest blockchain, designed for fast, secure, user-centric Ethereum scaling. SKALE chains offer zero gas fees to end-users and have advanced features such as AI/ML smart contracts, on-chain file storage, interchain messaging, zero-cost minting, and enhanced security features.

The SKALE Network enables developers to deploy their own EVM blockchain in minutes without sacrificing speed, security, or decentralization. Welcome to the SKALEverse.

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