Dogecoin survived carnage in 2022 higher than most

Amid the extreme crypto downturn in 2022, the value of Dogecoin (DOGE) has held up significantly better than many of the high belongings available on the market.

DOGE is the third greatest performer within the high ten, dropping by 58% this 12 months, crushed solely by Ripple (XRP) and Binance Coin (BNB) which noticed declines of 57.2% and 53.%.

Wanting on the high 10 belongings by way of market capitalization as per Crypto Bubbles knowledge, Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), Cardano (ADA) and Polygon (MATIC) have all shed significantly extra: 65.1%, 67.8%, 80.9 and 68.8% a bit over the previous 12 months.

DOGE additionally is available in nicely forward of different massive names in high 20 akin to Polkadot (DOT), Solana (SOL), Uniswap (UNI) and Avalanche (AVAX) which have all plunged, by 84%, 93.8%, 70.3% and 89.9% every.

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Knowledge from Intotheblock (ITB) additionally has attention-grabbing insights, with the bulk (54%) of DOGE hodlers presently within the inexperienced on the present worth of $0.07, whereas 3% are breaking even and 43% within the pink.

ITB’s figures depend on figuring out the typical value of token purchases in its tracked wallets and evaluating it to the present worth of the given asset.

different belongings, ITB knowledge signifies that 46% of BTC holders and 47% of ETH holders are presently within the inexperienced on the time of writing, exhibiting the memecoin has carried out nicely regardless of its risky historical past.

DOGE abstract: Intotheblock

The sturdy efficiency comes regardless of no important information for the Dogecoin community or something within the pipes to justify pleasure going ahead, bar some current hypothesis that DOGE could potentially, possibly, one day be integrated with Elon Musk’s Twitter.

By the use of comparability Ethereum minimize its vitality consumption charges by 99% this 12 months, with a slew of layer 2 initiatives serving to it to scale. Fundamentals do not have the facility of Memes apparently.


Nonetheless DOGE’s memecoin competitor Shiba INU (SHIB) has additionally struggled regardless of neighborhood efforts to construct a full fledged ecosystem consisting of blockchain games, NFTs and a metaverse platform this 12 months.

The token is down 76.1% over the previous 12 months, with simply 14% of hodlers within the inexperienced, 4% breaking even and 82% within the pink as per ITB.

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Because it stands, DOGE is the eight largest crypto asset by way of market cap at $10.1 billion, whereas SHIB sits at No.17 with $4.8 billion, in keeping with knowledge from CoinGecko.

In some probably bullish information for the SHIB neighborhood nonetheless, pseudonymous lead dev Shytoshi Kusama has hinted that there might be a brand new partnership within the works regarding the Shibarium challenge.

Shibarium is an upcoming Ethereum Layer 2 scaling resolution that can host the ecosystem’s metaverse platform, video games and a decentralized alternate.

Shytoshi Kusama’s bio was lately up to date to learn “WE will not be alone” whereas their location was set to “With a brand new fren… guess who?.”

This adopted up from a Christmas eve tweet to their 865,400 followers which learn:

“Wen Shibarium? Please know it’s going to come very quickly*, however not throughout a vital time for folks to spend with their household (or the ensuing New Years occasion time). Get pleasure from these subsequent days, subsequent 12 months is a crucial one for humanity.”