Polygon zkEVM has received far less attention than other emerging L2s, for example zkSync, partly due to the lack of expectation of an airdrop. While there is no confirmation of an airdrop for either protocols, Sandeep (founder) hinted that there will be one for Polygon zkEVM.
Airdrops aside, zkEVM is a novel L2 with a strong team, and hence warrants a deeper look into who is interacting with it and why. This report examines the profile of wallets interacting with Polygon zkEVM and the flow of funds there.
Polygon is building a type-2 zkEVM - where it supports Ethereum’s opcodes. This makes it more closely Ethereum equivalent than zkSync for...