$10 Million Terra-Luna Bet Winner Acquires 450,000 MOONS Coins
In a surprising move that has sent ripples through the cryptocurrency community, a prominent figure known by the pseudonym GCR made headlines on August 8 for purchasing over 450,000 MOONS tokens. GCR, who boasts an impressive following of over 183,600 on Platform X (Twitter), has solidified his position as a noteworthy player in the crypto world with this significant acquisition.
According to reports, GCR’s extensive MOONS token stash originated from a hot wallet on the popular exchange MEXC. The tokens were subsequently transferred to GCR’s personal wallet. An eagle-eyed crypto enthusiast and analyst, ray tio, swiftly uncovered this move and took to Platform X to share the findings. Ray tio provided compelling evidence linking GCR to the transaction, citing the deposit address 0x5d1177f01f6607628b78fb29c73c8de751b28839 on Kraken as a key identifier. The MOONS tokens were eventually moved to the Kraken exchange, solidifying GCR’s involvement in the transaction.
Would you fade @GCRClassic? I wouldn’t. He bought 450k $moon on @MEXC_Official and he sent them to @krakenfx. How do we know it’s him? Because this is his kraken deposit address: 0x5d1177f01f6607628b78fb29c73c8de751b28839
And he transfered moons to kraken: https://t.co/DRvrRXGtHM pic.twitter.com/NheaylAhZn
— ray tio (@nahnah64) August 8, 2023
“We know 0x5D1177F01f6607628b78fB29C73C8de751B28839 is his Kraken Deposit because he sent millions in ETH to it from his ezekielx.eth address,” ray tio detailed in a tweet.
But who exactly is GCR?
The enigmatic figure gained notoriety after engaging in a high-stakes bet with Do Kwon, co-founder and former CEO of Terraform Labs. The bet revolved around the fate of Terra-Luna, with GCR boldly wagering that the cryptocurrency would plummet. GCR emerged victorious, amassing a total win of over $10 million and cementing his status as a prominent figure in the cryptocurrency landscape.
GCR’s shrewd investment decisions and astute predictions have earned him a devoted following in the community. He has become a beacon of attention, with fellow crypto enthusiasts and traders closely monitoring his moves.
The spotlight on GCR’s recent MOONS token purchase has also cast a renewed focus on the cryptocurrency itself. MOONS, commonly referred to as r/CryptoCurrencyMoons, is the official digital currency of the well-known Reddit community r/CryptoCurrency. This subreddit stands as one of the most influential and vibrant hubs for crypto enthusiasts, attracting contributors from across the globe.
The unique feature of MOONS is its connection to community engagement. Anyone who contributes valuable content to the r/CryptoCurrency subreddit can earn MOONS tokens, a tangible reward for their contributions. Operating on the Ethereum blockchain as ERC-20 tokens, MOONS and their sister currency RCP (Reddit Community Points) are compatible with various Ethereum-based cryptocurrencies, ensuring seamless interoperability.
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