Here are some of the important dates throughout the history of Splinterlands, archived with links to the Splinterlands official blog.
May 26 - Steem Monsters is announced and launched. LINKJune 1 - Steem Monsters reaches 10,000 Booster Packs sold. LINKJune 8 - Steem Monsters reaches 1000 Starter Packs sold. LINKJune 14 - The first Alpha Gold Foil Cards are created and airdropped to collectors. LINKJune 23 - Steem Monsters begins accepting BTC, LTC and ETH. LINK
July 14 - Steem Monsters' Monster Market is officially opened for business. LINKJuly 25 - Steem Monsters begins accepting US dollars for purchases. LINKAugust 2 - Steem Monsters reaches 100,000 packs sold. LINKAugust 23 - First Gameplay mechanics and battle preview are revealed. LINKAugust 29 - Steem Monsters website redesigned to include stats. LINK
September 4 - Steem Monsters Kickstarter campaign goes live. LINKSeptember 11 - Steem Monsters Alpha packs sell out. LINKSeptember 18 - The 900,000 pack Beta Edition is released, adding the game's first Neutral cards. LINKSeptember 20 - Steem Monsters affiliate referral program launches. LINKOctober 14 - Gameplay officially begins. LINKOctober 26 - Daily Quests begin. LINK
Novemeber 11 - 500,000 games played. LINKNovember 28 - 1 million games played. LINKDecember 21 - First Steem Monsters tournament is held. LINK
January 5 - The first Reward Edition cards begin entering the game. LINKFebruary 2 - First Beta Legendary Summoners are airdropped to collectors. LINKFebruary 23 - First automated tournament begins. LINKFebruary 26 - Tournament creation opens. LINK
March 10 - $5000 has been paid out in tournaments. LINKMarch 18 - Card delegation and tokenized packs are launched. LINKApril 8 - Steem Monsters completes first ever round of equity funding for $100,000. LINKApril 27 - Steem Monsters officially becomes Splinterlands.
May 19 - Dark Energy Crystals are launched. LINKMay 24 - $25,000 has been paid out in tournaments. LINKMay 27 - Splinterlands celebrates 1 year anniversary, launches Essence Orbs. LINKJune 29 - Card market cap hits $2 million. LINKJuly 30 - Guild are launched. LINKAugust 22 - Player-to-player card market sales reach $1 million. LINKSeptember 21 - The Untamed Edition is first announced. LINK
October 7 - 900,000 pack Beta Edition is sold out. LINKOctober 10 - Untamed Kickstarter campaign goes live. LINKOctober 15 - The first Splinterlands cards are successfully bridged to Ethereum. LINKNovember 8 - Untamed crowdfunding campaign completed, $305,000 raised. LINKNovember 20 - Splinterlands announces partnership with WAX. LINKNovember 30 - Untamed is officially released into the game. LINK
January 10 - Splinterlands launches Ethereum integration. LINK
February 11 - First Alpha Splinterlands mobile app is released. LINKFebruary 24 - Splinterlands Credits are introduced, allowing purchases through Paypal. LINKFebruary 27 - First glimpse of the Splinterlands land expansion. LINK
March 20 - The Hive blockchain is forked from Steem.
March 30 - Splinterlands accepts HIVE and HBD payments. LINKApril 21 - Splinterlands integrates Hive-Engine. LINKMay 11 - Anytime tournaments are launched. LINKMay 19 - Splinterlands' migration to Hive blockchain is announced. LINKJune 1 - Splinterlands officially migrates to the Hive blockchain. LINKJune 29 - 14 new Reward cards are introduced. LINKJuly 10 - Weekly AMAs with the founders begin in Splinterlands Discord. LINK
August 26 - Exclusive ΛZMΛRÉ Dice Edition of 20 new cards is released. LINKOctober 2 - Dark Energy Crystal trading and LP live on Uniswap. LINKOctober 17 - Land Expansion details are announced along with presale. LINKOctober 19 - Splinterlands and Brave announce partnership. LINKNovember 7 - Stage 1 land presale sells out in 21 seconds. LINKNovember 24 - Splinterlands app released in Google Play Store. LINK
December 16 - Splinterlands partners with MakerDAO, accepts DAI. LINKDecember 31 - Final stage of land presale ends.
January 14 - Splinterlands has awarded $200,000 in tournament prizes. LINKJanuary 15 - New rulesets and new Reward cards are announced. LINK
February 18 - Splinterlands completes asset bridge to WAX blockchain. LINKFebruary 22 - Diesel liquidity pools for DEC are launched through Hive-Engine. LINK
March 17 - Splinterlands completes DEC bridge to Binance Smart Chain. LINK
April 2 - Splinterlands announces completion of best quarter in company history. LINK
April 5 - The first Guild Brawls begin. LINK
May 5 - Card locking feature is introduced for enhanced asset security. LINKMay 27 - Upcoming governance tokenSplintershards (SPS) is announced. LINK
June 9 - Last of 150,000 plots of Praetorian land are sold. LINKJune 11 - Last of 1.5 million Untamed Booster Packs are sold. LINK