Our fury pixelated friends have been all over the media since they were rediscovered and rescued from the Moon on March 12th, 2021. With a storyline as unique as MoonCatRescue it’s important we keep the community informed about their historical significance, lore, and future developments! This post is meant to chronologically lay out the story of where our colorful friends have been and where they are headed.
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Last Updated: October 2021
Edited by:
CatDad

MoonCatRescue→ MoonCat Community

Podcasts

ponderware, the original development team, has been featured on an ever-growing list of podcasts. Take a peak at what Paws, Midnight Lightning, WanderWonder, and Jurfles have to say about the MoonCat Community & Co.

ponderware on The Desi Crypto Show (8/24/21)

“Mooncats: First NFT Generative Art Project on Ethereum with Ponderware”

ponderware on CatDad’s MoonCat Youtube Series (8/27/21)

“Chatting with the Dev Team behind Mooncats Rescue, Ponderware!”

ponderware on The Adam McBride Show (9/2/21)

“MoonCats — The rediscovery that launched NFTs into the stratosphere

ponderware on Kevin Roses’ Proof Podcast (9/30/21)

“MoonCat’s Path from Abandaned NFT project to Sotheby’s Auction House

ponderware on Gabriel Haines “Talking Crypto” Podcast (10/4/21)

“Talking Crypto #69 — Ponderware (Mooncats)

News Articles

News outlets and publications speak very highly of our kitty descendants from the Moon. With a combination of a growing community and innovative technology, take an exploration as to what the world has to say about the MoonCat Community.

March 2021

Decrypt “An Ancient NFT Project Called MoonCats Is Eating Up Ethereum

13th

Cointelegraph: “Digital archeology’: long-dormant MoonCats project rides NFT mania to the moon

Investing: “‘Digital archeology’: long-dormant MoonCats project rides NFT mania to the moon

Decrypt: “An Ancient NFT Project Called MoonCats Is Eating Up Ethereum

Blokt:MoonCats: Almost-Free NFT Collectible Felines Are Selling for a Huge Markup

14th

TheCoinRepublic: “RECENTLY EXCAVATED MOONCATS NFT COMPLETELY MINED WITHIN HOURS

DCForecasts: Ancient NFT Project MoonCats Shows Up Again, Gets Totally Mined Fast

15th

PlayToEarn: “Internet NFT Cats Took Over the Weekend with $11 Million in Trading

NFTNow: Week in Review: Beeple, Mooncats and Elon Musk

Publish0x: MoonCats appear as NFT Mania Begins

CryptoNewsPoint: MoonCats, 1310 Days Old Abandoned NFT Project Extracted on Ethereum

16th

TheDefiant:Meet MoonCats, the OG NFT Cats Beating Even Beeple in Trading Volume

TheDefiant:Tale of Lost MoonCats NFTs Spurs Buying Frenzy

21st

Cryptelicious:Bots Are Ruining MoonCats, One Of Ethereum’s Oldest NFT Projects

22nd

CoinTelegraph:MoonCats users are voting to destroy the keys to its final 160 ‘Genesis’ tokens

TechBeezer:MoonCats users vote to destroy the keys to the last 160 ‘Genesis’ characters

23rd

SuperCryptoNews: “One of Ethereum’s Oldest NFT Project Might Release its $16 Million Project for Free

UXSequence: “What is MoonCat ​Rescue?

OKex: As NFTs go mainstream, crypto users unearth forgotten projects

24th

TokenSmart:MoonCatRescue Community Chooses 🔥 — TokenSmart NFT Humpday Report #26"

26th

NFTPlazas: “MoonCats Mania: Diving Deep With Data Analysis

April 2021

BinaryAssets: GMC24 — The Ultimate Genesis MoonCat Bundle Sharded

20th

QuantStamp: Why does NFT art have value?

23rd

BinaryAssets: GMC24 — The Ultimate Genesis MoonCat Bundle Sharded

May 2021

Niftex:Fractioneers: RedCave Ventures & ponderware

12th

Niftex:Fractioneers: RedCave Ventures & ponderware

June 2021

RedCaveAdventures: The big GMC24 Migration”

25th

RedCaveAdventures: The big GMC24 Migration”

July 2021

NFTNewsToday: The “Pet a Mooncat” Lottery Starts Now!

29th

NFTNewsToday: The “Pet a Mooncat” Lottery Starts Now!

August 2021

DappRadar:Another Revival for MoonCats NFTs as Trading is Booming

3rd

CryptoTicker: Top 5 Historical NFT Collections On Ethereum

25th

DappRadar:Another Revival for MoonCats NFTs as Trading is Booming

27th

SuperRare:Uncovering abandoned multi-million dollar Ethereum projects: The life of an NFT archeologist

September 2021

Bankless: MoonCats Explained 😸

2nd

NFTEvening:OG Project Mooncat Rescue is one of the first NFT Collections to Exist!

13th

One37PM:September 13th’s NF3 Recap: MoonCats, Cool Cats and More Art Blocks

28th

Bankless: MoonCats Explained 😸

MoonCats are first On-Chain Generative NFT, Cat NFT, and Naming-enabled NFT built on top of the Ethereum Blockchain, launched on August 9th, 2017.