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Crypto Experts Pile Into New Solana Project – Next 100x Meme Coin?

Tim Hakki
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Sealana is one of Solana's most popular presales.

Is this the next 100x meme coin? Some would say so. In just under three weeks, Solana’s all-American hillbilly $SEAL has attracted over $1.2 million catching the attention of investors worldwide.

That’s because, hilarious as he is, Sealana is at the forefront of a new wave of meme coins that are helping Solana challenge Ethereum’s dominance as the go-to blockchain for viral meme coins.

Sealana comes waddling in behind wildly successful predecessors DogWifHat ($WIF), Bonk ($BONK), Book of Meme ($BOME) and Popcat ($POPCAT), all of which shot up to become top ten meme coins by market capitalization.

He’s also preceded by another recent viral Solana meme coin ICO – Slothana ($SLOTH). Sealana’s 420-friendly chain-mate raised an eye-watering $15 million in a recent one-month presale.

It appears $SEAL is Solana’s next viral meme coin, with rumors that its creators also launched the successful Slerf ($SLERF) coin.

Slerf, the original sloth-themed meme coin, faced a setback when the team accidentally burned $10 million in tokens during its presale. It then went on to do well once it listed on exchanges.

Now, Sealana’s taking all the attention.

Doesn’t Sealana Remind You of Someone?

Recognize this? Sealana is inspired by South Park’s Gamer Guy, a meme legend known for his unhealthy screen time.

Gamer Guy first appeared in South Park’s World of Warcraft episode and has since become a symbol of excessive screen use, from keyboard warriors to lazy individuals.

Sealana, constantly trading Solana, fumbles for chips and tuna at his desk.


Why does Sealana love Solana? It’s the best Layer 1 blockchain for launching high-volume meme coins, potentially becoming the third-largest cryptocurrency by market cap, benefiting its projects.

Solana currently hosts a digital economy storing over $4.5 billion in total value locked (TVL) across various apps and financial services, with 1.16 million active users transacting daily and over 2,500 monthly active developers.

There are also some potentially market moving events ahead that could add billions to the Solana network across all its projects.

The Halving and ETF Effects on Solana

Recent disappointing crypto prices after some early-year rallies reflect a market that is briefly consolidating before the economic effects of a Bitcoin software update known as “the halving” kicks in.

If analysts are right, then $SEAL and other Solana meme coins could attract some feverish speculation in the coming year.

That’s because the halving slashed mining rewards from 6.25 BTC per block to 3.125, effectively halving the issuance of new BTC.

Now, with Bitcoin setting new all-time highs this year after the US approval of spot Bitcoin investment products back in January, many analysts say crypto is set to become much more valuable, thanks to the bottlenecked new supply colliding with increased demand.

The past three halvings have added significant value to the market well within a year of the update.

More market-wide bull runs will prompt further meme coin gold rushes in the near future. This time, Solana tokens will be leading the rallies, ahead of their ERC-20 counterparts.

The potential US approval of Ethereum ETFs on Thursday next week could also be a boon for Solana meme coins like $SEAL.

Builders on Solana often boast their network is the number one “Ethereum-killer” and so its tokens often react bullishly to positive Ethereum news.

Follow the latest developments on Sealana’s X account.

Buy Solana’s laziest $SEAL at the official website here.  

Disclaimer: Crypto is a high-risk asset class. This article is provided for informational purposes and does not constitute investment advice. You could lose all of your capital.