Download and install a Chrome browser plugin called MetaMask. This will allow websites (that you authorize) to access to your Ethereum account.
If you made a new account, buy some Ethereum. The MetaMask plugin has a button that will allow you to buy Ether from Coinbase.
On September 15 at 10am EST, you'll be able to use the 'Mint' button to get your ape! Join our Twitter and Discord in the meanwhile for updates!
MergeApes are minted! The Ethereum Network switches from Proof of Work to Proof of Stake, lowering Ethereum's power consumption by 99% and making NFTs climate-friendly
Ethereum moves to a sharded ecosystem; massive scalability increases are secured for rollups leading to low fees and high transaction throughput
Implementation of Verkle Trees, which are much more efficient in proof sizes than standard Merkle Trees. This will make stateless clients finally viable in practice.
Eliminating historical data and technical debt that is bogging down the Ethereum network, allowing it to achieve the goal of becoming the one truly accessible world computer
Miscellanous but important extras; nice-to-haves that make the Ethereum blockchain more efficient, more usable, and more of a completed product
Vitalik Buterin breaks down the Ethereum Roadmap
Bankless x Hal Press - The financial implications of The Merge
Kevin Owocki, founder of Gitcoin - Taking the "Green Pill"
Finematics clearly explains the Ethereum Merge
September 15th, at 10am EST on Merge Day! Follow us on Twitter and join our Discord for updates and to be ready to go when The Merge and our mint occur.
42.0% of all secondary sales royalties collected in perpetuity will go to public goods funding for open source projects in and around the Ethereum community through Gitcoin Grants!
Minting is free! We decided to make the mint free in order to make Apes and the Merge PoAP accessible to everyone!
We have over 100 unique traits that we have slowly started to reveal on our Twitter, Discord, and Instagram pages.
There are 10,000 unique and vividly stylized merge-themed Apes in the collection! Each has its own special character and vibe!