Launchpad FAQ

Hercules is solely the technical solution for projects to launch on the Metis ecosystem and any user participation in a project’s launchpad is between the project and the user!

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What is the Hercules Launchpad?

The Hercules launchpad provides the foundation and tools for projects wishing to launch on the Metis ecosystem. The launchpad currently uses the fair launch model, but can also be customized to a specific hard cap or whitelist, etc.

What is the Launchpad plugin?

Users who allocate xTORCH to the launchpad plugin receive benefits when projects are launched through the Hercules launchpad, these may include whitelist spots, discounts, airdrops, and other perks. Additionally, Hercules partners may also offer benefits to plugin allocators externally.

To utilize this plugin, a user needs to only allocate xTORCH to the launchpad plugin.

Where can I learn about upcoming Launchpad presales on Hercules?

Follow Hercules on Twitter and Telegram to see all the latest news and happenings!

How is the price of the token offered during the public sale determined?

Details for every sale are available on the Launchpad sales page.

When can I claim my public sale allocation?

You can check the claiming process description for each sale by selecting a specific project on the Launchpad sale page.

What tokens do I need to participate in Launchpad public sales?

Accepted tokens will be specified by the project's team before the sale start date.

What is Fully Diluted Valuation (FDV)

Fully Diluted Valuation (FDV) refers to the market cap of a project once all its tokens have been released into circulation. It is an estimation of a project's future market capitalization.

How to calculate Circ. market cap?

Circulating market cap = current price x circulating supply

Does the Hercules team audit the projects looking to use the Launchpad?

Hercules is a permissionless protocol designed to support the Metis ecosystem. This however means that Hercules does not verify or endorse a project's security or safety. While Hercules does try to ensure all projects are legitimate, there are still risks associated with participating in presales and launchpad projects. Hercules strongly encourages users to do their own research and assess the possible risks before participating in any launchpad sales.

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