By: Isha Das
A spree of cryptocurrency airdrops is underway with Saga and Pixels leading the pack. Saga has announced plans for a community token airdrop aimed at users of Polygon, Avalanche, Cosmos, and Celestia. This news follows closely behind Pixels's announcement of a similar token airdrop, further exciting the crypto community.
More than 26,000 Polygon users are expected to take benefit from the SAGA airdrop, especially those who have used Polaroid's zkEVM Bridge for Ethereum transactions or participated in Polygon (MATIC) staking. These users can create their own 'chainlets' with the future blockchain protocol Saga. However, Polygon's recent situation in the market with a loss over the course of a week does raise concerns about the impact of these airdrops on the overall market perception of MATIC.
MATIC is currently trading at a lower value from its recent high, despite high-profile collaborations and ecosystem development in the pipeline, including partnerships with Flipkart and OKX. Yet amidst these concerns, Polygon co-founder Sandeep Nailwal has shown enthusiasm for Saga's airdrop and optimistic about its positive impact on the Polygon ecosystem. Only time will tell how this development may disrupt the current dynamics of the cryptocurrency market.
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