# Rules and Guidelines for The Quest

The Quest

Welcome to The Quest -- a multi-round staking competition (aka incentivized testnet) run on the Oasis Network. We are currently in the May Availability Challenge of The Quest. The Quest Competition ran from January to June 4 at 23:59 UTC.

# Overview

The Quest competition has come to end and we are now kicking off the Amber Network, a release candidate for Mainnet. To learn more about the Amber Network and how to join go here. We are thrilled with the work so many teams have done to make the Oasis Network better!

A summary of the Questnet by the numbers:

  • 👍400+ node operators joined the competition
  • 👩‍💻100+ nodes running on the Questnet at any given time
  • 💻5+ network upgrades complete in as little as 45 minutes
  • 🤑12M+ tokens allocated for Mainnet
  • 🎁20+ community grants for network tooling, developer apps, and more
  • 🎉70+ unique competition winners

# The Winners

As a whole, the Foundation aims to allot ~1% of total tokens to the various rounds of The Quest, across challenge winners, community engagement awards, grants, and more. Top rewards (although there may be more based on the time-based challenges noted above) are below.

All winners to date can be found here

Attacks (winners announced 🎉):

  • Best Attack: up to 1,000,000 tokens
  • Top 6 Attacks: up to 500,000 tokens

Most staked (winners announced 🎉):

  • 1st place: 750,000 tokens
  • Top 5 spots: up to 500,000 tokens

Most Blocks Signed (winners announced 🎉):

  • 1st place: 750,000 tokens
  • Top 6 spots (including one who joined after Jan 23): up to 500,000 tokens

Community winners announced 🎉):

  • Best team player: up to 100,000 tokens
  • Community content: up to 100,000 tokens

Best Availability and Participation(winners announced 🎉):

  • Combined Availability (top 5 positions) from March to May: up to 750,000 tokens

  • Top 10 Best Availability (v1) in March from 3/5 to 3/31: 50,000 tokens

  • Top 11-25 Best Availability (v1) in March from 3/5 to 3/31: 25,000 tokens

  • Top 26-50 Best Availability (v1) in March from 3/5 to 3/31: 15,000 tokens

  • Top 10 Best Availability (v2) in April from 4/1 to 4/30: 50,000 tokens

  • Top 11-25 Best Availability (v2) in April from 4/1 to 4/30: 25,000 tokens

  • Top 26-50 Best Availability (v2) in April from 4/1 to 4/30: 15,000 tokens

  • Top 10 Best Availability (v3) in May from 5/11 to 6/4: 50,000 tokens

  • Top 11-25 Best Availability (v3) in May from 5/11 to 6/4: 25,000 tokens

  • Top 26-50 Best Availability (v3) in May from 5/11 to 6/4: 15,000 tokens

Participation (winners announced 🎉)

  • All participants who participate in competition from beginning to end without double-signing: 10,000 tokens

# What's next

We're now running the Amber Network, the first release candidate for Mainnet. To follow along and get more info go here.

# Eligibility for the Competition

Eligibility to collect rewards linked above are subject to KYC and depending on your country of residence accredited investor verification. Before joining, be sure to read the official rules here.

# Stay up-to-date on the Oasis Network

While the competition is over, here are a few resources that will continue to be useful for anyone still interested in the Oasis Network, the Amber Network (a release candidate for Mainnet), and Mainnet:

  1. Big updates: Please plan on checking slack and join the #nodeoperator and #nodeannouncement channels.
  2. Weekly updates: We’ll send a weekly update outlining what to expect in the following week and highlight any other questions/issues that have come up in the community. We’ll share this via email and slack. Sign up here.
  3. Weekly office hours: We’ll host office hours every Thursday to answer questions in real time. Feel free to join as you see useful. We’ll also post all notes from those calls here.

# Other Resources