DigiFinex Exchange

Ahoy Pirates, As promised Pirate Chain is expanding it’s horizons with yet another listing in a reputable exchange. DigiFinex is the latest exchange to feature ARRR for trading. DigiFinex is a Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange with 4 million users. It is the 49th largest exchange in the world according to CoinGecko and 62nd based on CoinMarketCap. About DigiFinex Global DigiFinex (Digital Assets Exchange) is an established exchange with good trading volume and liquidity. It offers spot, leverage and perpetual swap trading. DigiFinex also offers fiat to crypto trading. It is a stable, secure and easy to use platform, particularly popular in Asia. DFT is the native exchange token used by DigiFinex. […]

Mandatory Update

Please note that there is a mandatory update of the full node Treasure Chest wallet. You have to update your Treasure Chest wallet by June 14th 2021 or risk problems. Also note that running this version will trigger a rescan on the first launch. This is Version 5.1.1, Signed Release, part of the dPow Season 5 Hardfork. The Lite Wallet and Mobile Wallet users don’t have to update anything. Bug Fixes: • Fixed the date shown on transactions • Fixed the watch-only status shown on transactions • Fixed an issue causing inconsistent data being displayed on the receive tab • Fixed bdb deadlocks • Fixed building QT on cli builds […]

miami crypto conference

In March 2021 Pirate Chain took part in the Miami Crypto Experience blockchain conference. These are some of the pictures from the event.  

How to buy ARRR

The governments around the world can no longer ignore blockchain technology. Now that the politicians and bankers have accepted that cryptocurrencies can’t be stopped, they try to fight the adoption of crypto with bans, taxes and regulations. Can you really be 100% sure that the government and the IRS won’t come to take away your crypto gains? Crypto was created with a simple vision in mind: to give anyone, anywhere in the world, the access to private, anonymous and fully independent financial transactions. Nowadays, this original mission of crypto is only realized with privacy coins like Pirate Chain. But what is Pirate Chain really, and how can it give you […]

(Graphics courtesy of Dreamtim) Ahoy Pirates! What a crazy time these past few weeks have been. We achieved new all-time-highs in every possible measure including number website visits per day, number of twitter followers, weekly meeting audience size, and of course, the price action. Since Pirate Chain has no block reward taxes to pay for any centralized employees, we have every Pirate to thank for all the tireless voluntary efforts and generous donations that have nurtured Pirate Chain. In this edition’s editorial, we present an analytical investigation and demonstrate the applicability of Metcalfe’s Law to privacy and Pirate Chain. Normally, each edition of this newsletter focuses on events of the […]


Ahoy Pirates, The news you have been waiting for are here. With your invaluable support to raise the funds we have finally achieved our target. As promised, we are now live for exchanges and trades on Changelly and the Changelly Pro trading platform. The benefits of Changelly One of the most important feature of Changelly is the Instant Conversion feature. Now you can swap various cryptocurrencies to ARRR in a simple and easy-to-use interface. Changelly also offers a fully fledged Trading Platform. You can now use the Changelly Pro cryptocurrency trading platform to trade in ARRR Buy crypto that you can quickly convert into ARRR through the Changelly Fiat Gateway. […]


The lite wallet has undergone fresh updates to improve usability, speed and security. Pirate Chain core dev Forge has been working behind the scenes to make wallet functionality and cross compatibility stronger than ever. And the wallets design is looking pretty hot too. piratewallet-lite-cli The version of the Lite Wallet for Pirate (piratewallet-lite-cli) was updated: Enabled the use of single address inputs to prevent odd transaction overlaps with the mobile wallet Introduced a function to be able to update checkpoints without having to recompile Improved the transaction fee and change handling User Interface Updates The user interface was updated to use single transaction inputs Settings Tab Update Added a show […]

pirate webinar

New Webinar The Komodo Platform hosted a webinar that included all the members of the BPSAA. The members that appeared (not in this order) were Pirate Chain, Ergo, Ether-1, TurtleNetwork, Burst, Dragonchain, BitTube, Sentinel and the Komodo Platform. Pirate Chain was represented by Captain Draeth. Find Out More You can find more information about the webinar on the Komodo Platform website https://komodoplatform.com/en/events/bpsaa-webinar.html. Watch the full webinar below in the video below. About the BPSAA The BPSAA is a non-profit organisation advocating for privacy, security and cryptocurrency adoption. It helps it’s members in various ways. By leading a blockchain think tank, development collaboration and marketing support. Amongst other things, the BPSAA […]

Anarchapulco 2021

Ahoy Pirates, Anarchapulco took place in Acapulco, Mexico between the 8th and 11th of March 2021. The event was run in collaboration with Dollar Vigilante and FloteFest. It was an astounding success for the event itself and Pirate Chain that sponsored. We have put together a collection of pictures kindly provided by Lootz and Benny who were there speaking to people and manning the Pirate Chain booth. You can also watch the video at the end of this blog post. More info about the event in our previous blog post about Anarchapulco.                             Video

(graphic courtesy of Dreamtim) Ahoy Pirates! As a community, we achieved a lot in February! We successfully completed the largest community fundraise in Pirate’s history. In our continued efforts to simplify Pirate adoption and enhance user experience, Firstmate Kaks produced another video guide in our Pirate education series. We also held our monthly project updates meeting and had three fireside chats with Lootz and his guests from Anarchapulco, Ergo and BTDex. February was also a banner month for Pirate at crypto events. Checkout this month’s newsletter to read about all these happenings in detail!   Project Updates Pirate Education Series This is a new section that will feature new “how-to” […]