Here you find the history of the cryptocurrency BANANO, with all details about major happenings, so that future generations will know how everything has begun! Submissions welcome through the contact form below, help me to fill the gaps!

All info is still not up to date, any help welcome!

May 21, 2018
/r/bananocoin/ had 2000 subscribers, the banano discord had 8276 members

May 12, 2018
First announcement of monKey concept and discord faucet by ChocolateFudCake at reddit.

May 6, 2018
The third banano runner event (going for 24 hours) started. It was playable on multiple platforms and for the first time also in a web browser, with a 1:1 payout being announced. Reddit link here. This runners event had approx. 13,000 players with a total of 20 million Banano collected.

April 14, 2018
The second BANANO runner weekend took place with an improved BANANO runner version and improved graphics.
Some stats: Total time played in the game: 8,820 hours, total bananos collected: 13,598,968, total players: 5,152.

See a screenshot of version 2.3 below:

April ??, 2018
First documented BANANO trade in the discord, #jungle-bazaar channel between x and y… Anyone has details or a screenshot?

April 7, 2018
Start of the first BANANO runner weekend, with a runner game being a faucet. 3.5 million Bananos were collected by and afterwards distributed to over 2,500 unique BANANO addresses. The average BANANO earned per player was 1,300. The largest earner got 31,345 BANANO on that weekend. See a screenshot of version 2.0 below:

April 8, 2018
The snapshot of the NANO network for the first BANANO airdrop ever happened.

April 3, 2018
The first documented public BANANO mainnet transaction with the Discord tipbot happened. Also, the work on BANANO Ledger S integration offically began.

April 1, 2018
End of the testnet and start of the BANANO mainnet. Testnet BANANO was converted to mainnet BANANO. Announcement of the first BANANO airdrop to NANO holders, with a snapshot date on the NANO network on April 8, 2018, 10:00 am UTC. The website banano.co.in was released as well.

March 24, 2018
First ever implementation of the BANANO rain feature at the BANANO discord.

March 21, 2018
The Discord Tip Bot was released with a rain feature, enabling to distribute tasty BANANOs to all users currently being online and active.

March 18, 2018
The Reddit BANANO tip bot was released and was used to distribute free BANANO to reddit users for the first time ever.

March 15, 2018
Bananode released at Github, enabling BANANO users to contribute to a more decentralised BANANO network.

March 5, 2018
Registration of the BANANO testnet started with the first BANANO wallet attached, the BANANO vault. Testnet BANANO was available through the BANANO subreddit and the discord for free and could be used for testing.

March 1, 2018
First ever public announcement of BANANO at the subreddit r/bananocoin with the slogan “Banano – don’t let your memes be dreams”.

February 2018

The BANANO idea was born.


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