Learn ZooDAO

High level overview of ZooDAO's broader ecosystem
This document and its linked subsections provide a comprehensive overview of the ZooDAO ecosystem, detailing its operational stages, participant roles, and advanced features to ensure users can navigate and make the most out of their experience. For a step-by-step 'How to' guide for interacting with the dApp itself click here.

Stages of ZooDAO

ZooDAO’s gameplay is structured into five phases, each playing a crucial role in the overall Battle experience:
  1. 1.
    Staking: Users can initiate their journey by depositing NFTs into the platform, marking their enrollment into Battles.
  2. 2.
    Voting: Participants use crypto assets to vote on the NFTs they believe will triumph in the Battles, influencing the distribution of rewards.
  3. 3.
    Pairing: The platform pairs NFTs for head-to-head Battles, setting the stage for intense competition.
  4. 4.
    Boosting: Users can boost their votes, enhancing their chosen NFT’s chances of winning Battling.
  5. 5.
    Battles: The main event where results are rolled, and rewards are distributed to the victorious side and its supporters.

Roles in ZooDAO

Understanding the roles within ZooDAO is crucial for effective participation:
  1. 1.
    NFT Stakers: Users who stake their NFTs in the platform, opening them up for voting and participation in Battles.
  2. 2.
    Voters: Participants who use their crypto assets to vote on NFTs, directly influencing the outcome of Battles and the distribution of rewards.
  3. 3.
    Boosters: A subset of Voters, Boosters take an extra step by enhancing their votes to increase their chances of winning and earning rewards.

Advanced Features & Concepts

ZooDAO goes beyond basic Battles, incorporating advanced features and concepts to enrich the user experience:
  1. 1.
    No-Loss Environment: Ensures that users’ NFTs and staked assets remain secure, with no risk of loss or liquidation, even in the heat of Battle.
  2. 2.
    Community-Generated Yields: ZooDAO doesn't emulate Jerome Powell - Rewards are sustainably generated by the community via DeFi protocols, ensuring a steady stream of crypto rewards for winners.
  3. 3.
    Cyclical Game Structure: After the conclusion of each season, the game resets to Stage 1, ensuring continuous and endless Battles for users to enjoy.
  4. 4.
    veZOO: ZOO token rewards are distributed at the end of each Battle season to participants, they are distributed according to the veZOO model.
By delving into ZooDAO’s ecosystem, participants unlock a world of strategic gameplay, community engagement, and substantial crypto rewards, all while ensuring the accessibility and fun of DeFi are brought to the forefront.