Hot Airdrops


Updated on 6/9/2024

Do you keep missing out on free tokens?

Bookmark this page and stay updated on the hottest new projects that are yet to launch a token and could potentially do an airdrop.

For informational purposes only. Cryptocurrency investments, including airdrops, are inherently risk and subject to market volatility. We urge you to conduct your own research.


These are projects rumoured to launch tokens soon or running limited-time campaigns.

  • Ethena - Issuer of the USDe synthetic dollar running its second incentives program.
  • Orbiter Finance - Cross-chain bridge with a points program.
  • Pirate Nation - Free to play card battler game where you can farm BOOTY points. TGE on 6/13.
  • Puffer Finance - an ETH LST protocol with a bond of only 2 ETH. Puffer is running quests.

Liquid Restaking Protocols

  • - the first native liquid restaking token for EigenLayer, offering an all-in-one design where one can earn ETH staking yield, restake in EigenLayer via EigenPods, and earn loyalty points. ETHFI is live and the project is running a second season.
  • Renzo - Renzo is a Liquid Restaking Token (LRT) and Strategy Manager for EigenLayer and offers a native LRT available for EigenLayer, ezETH.
  • Kelp DAO - the first liquid staking token which accepts existing ETH LSTs for EigenLayer (ETHx + stETH), launched in December 2023 and is now a top 10 ETH staking derivative product.
  • Swell - Swell is a top 10 non-custodial liquid staking protocol that issues the rswETH LRT.

Blockchains (L1/L2/L3) and Bridges

  • Base - A new Ethereum L2, incubated by Coinbase and built on the open-source OP Stack, that could potentially have a governance token in the future.
  • Mantle - A high performance Ethereum L2, currently governed by BitDAO, and likely to have an airdrop of tokens to Mantle users.
  • LayerZero - An omnichain interoperability protocol, powering popular dApps like Stargate and Radiant Capital. Check out our airdrop guide here. Token confirmed to launch in H1 2024.
  • LI.FI - A cross-chain bridge and DEX aggregator protocol.
  • Linea - zkEVM launched by ConsenSys
  • Rari Chain - NFT blockchain with embedded royalties.
  • Scroll - Native zkEVM L2 for Ethereum that recently launched its mainnet.
  • Socket (formerly Movr) - their bridge aggregator Bungee moves assets between chains, finding the cheapest, fastest route.
  • zkSync - zkSync Era, the first zkEVM, is live.
  • Zora - NFT-focused blockchain with $60M in funding


  • Arch Finance - a protocol for comprehensive indices that provide access to differentiated sources of market risk.
  • Contango - Decentralized expirable futures on Arbitrum, token plans confirmed.
  • DeFi Saver - a one-stop dashboard for creating, managing and tracking DeFi positions across Aave, Compound, Maker, Liquity, and Reflexer.
  • Drift - Perpetuals protocol on Solana.
  • EigenLayer - Restaking protocol that leverages staked ETH as a shared security layer.
  • Gravita - a friendly fork of Liquity, optimized for CDPs backed by staked ETH
  • HyperLiquid - an order book DEX for perpetual futures, running a 6 month points program.
  • IntentX - Perps protocol on Base with a points program, that recently raised funding.
  • Levana - perpetuals protocol in the Cosmos ecosystem.
  • Opyn - one of the OG decentralized options protocols on Ethereum, with major investors that signal a token has to be in their future. Buy/sell puts or call options to earn a possible future airdrop.
  • Parcl - long or short real estate markets on Solana.
  • Polymarket - one of the strongest players in the DeFi prediction market vertical, bet on an outcome related to crypto, politics, sports and more or add liquidity.
  • Polynomial - A derivatives protocol built on Synthetix on Optimism, with a newly launched perps trading platform called Polynomial Trade.
  • zkLend - A new money market protocol currently on StarkNet Mainnet Alpha.


  • Farcaster - a decentralized social network where users will have the freedom to move their social identity between applications.
  • Lens Protocol - A decentralized composable social graph, underpinning an emerging landscape of Web3 social media dApps including Lenster, Lenstube, and Orb.
  • Liquality - A cross-chain, non-custodial browser extension wallet, similar to MetaMask but with more integrations for swapping cross-chain.
  • Orb - leading mobile app for Lens social media.
  • Phaver - another app for Lens social media.
  • Zapper - participate in Zapper trading, lending, providing liquidity, or yield farming; given the Zapper Quests and NFT Rewards program, it can be surmised that if Zapper ever releases a token, this is one way they might do a retro airdrop.
  • Zerion - The same can be said about Zerion; if they ever release a token, they’re likely to reward those who interacted with their smart contracts swapping, lending, providing liquidity, or borrowing.

Passive Staking Strategies

Many projects tend to airdrop tokens to stakers securing their host network(s). A recent example is Celestia, which rewarded Cosmos stakers.

By staking a nominal amount of these tokens, you could qualify for future ecosystem airdrops.

  • Cosmos Ecosystem - ATOM, TIA, OSMO, INJ, KUJI, SEI
  • Solana Ecosystem - SOL, PYTH
  • Aptos Ecosystem - Stake APT on Amnis, Pontem and Everstake
  • Sui Ecosystem - Stake SUI on Sui Wallet and Volo

Frequently Asked Questions

But what's a crypto airdrop?

A crypto airdrop is a marketing ploy that involves sending free coins or tokens to wallet addresses to promote awareness of a new cryptocurrency. Think of it as the digital equivalent of a sample product given away for free to generate interest and drive engagement. Airdrops are a strategy used by blockchain-based startups to bootstrap their projects. Participants in the crypto community often view airdrops as an opportunity to get free tokens by using new protocols early..

How to improve your airdrop eligibility?

Improving your eligibility for a crypto airdrop typically involves a few proactive steps:

  • Stay Informed: Follow crypto projects on social media, join their Telegram groups, or subscribe to newsletters. Being early is key.
  • Hold Cryptocurrencies: Some airdrops are based on what you already hold in your wallet. Holding a specific token or NFT might qualify you for a related airdrop.
  • Active Participation: Engage with the project. Some airdrops are awarded to users who actively participate in the community or contribute in some way.
  • Security Measures: Always prioritize security by using trusted wallets and never sharing your private keys or seed phrases.

How do I claim an airdrop?

Claiming a crypto airdrop involves several steps, tailored to the specific requirements of the airdrop itself. However, here's a general guide:

  • Eligibility Check: Ensure you meet the eligibility criteria for the airdrop.
  • Perform Required Tasks: Complete any required tasks such as joining a Telegram group, signing up for a newsletter, or other project-specific requirements.
  • Submit Your Details: Often, you'll need to submit your wallet address through the project's website or a form they provide.
  • Wait for Distribution: Once you've completed all necessary steps, the tokens will be made available for claiming by the project team. This can take some time, depending on the airdrop.
  • Claim Tokens: For some airdrops, you might need to claim the tokens through a smart contract interaction. Ensure to have a small amount of ETH or the native blockchain token in your wallet to cover transaction fees.

Remember, always perform due diligence before participating in any airdrop. The crypto world is exciting but also fraught with scams. Never share your private keys, and be wary of phishing links.

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