How to Add Shibarium to MetaMask Wallet
As outlined above, the Shibarium L2 is currently in testnet and users can connect their MetaMask Wallets to start testing applications on the network. The testnet, which is deployed on Goerli, is expected to continue to run until the end of March and then mainnet will be fully released with native Shibarium staking and other features.
Here is a simple step-by-step guide to add Shibarium to your MetaMask Wallet:
- Visit the Shib RPC official landing page.
- Click 'Add to Metamask' in the Testnet box.
- Select 'Approve' on the MetaMask pop up and you're done!
What is the Shibarium Network Information?
If you would prefer to connect directly to the Shibarium testnet without going through the website, here is the official RPC and Network ID information:
- Network name: Puppy Net
- Network URL: https://puppynet.shibrpc.com
- Chain ID: 917
- Currency symbol: BONE
- Block explorer URL: https://puppyscan.shib.io/
What is Shibarium?
Shibarium is a decentralized layer 2 blockchain network that enables the building of DAPPS and integration with real-life businesses. Shibarians can now build on the network, and it is low-cost and burns Shib tokens in the process. Shibarium is in its early beta test, PUPPYNET, which is open for access to all. Developers can test and Validators can set up a test node. Shibarium has two Twitter accounts, @shibariumnet and @shibariumtech, and is a step towards freedom and building a better future.
In conclusion, adding Shibarium to your MetaMask Wallet is a simple process that can be completed by connecting to the verified RPC endpoints and Network ID. The Shibarium network is currently in testnet with mainnet expected to be released soon, providing low-cost transactions and burning Shib tokens in the process. By following the steps outlined in this guide, you can join the growing community of Shibarians and test the potential of this exciting Layer 2 network.