02 December 2023 - 09 December 2023

  • Start Block: 5,144,417
  • End Block: 5,245,217


  • Total supply: 1,038,519,686 JOY
  • JOY inflation (since mainnet launch): 3.86%
  • Circulating supply:  761,299,209 JOY
  • Weekly Tokens Minted: 8,714,895 JOY
  • Weekly Tokens Burned: 9,936,815 JOY

DAO Spending:

  • Start Issuance: 1,039,741,606 JOY
  • End Issuance: 1,038,519,686 JOY
  • Delta: -1,221,920 JOY


  • Council rewards: 116,655 JOY
  • WG spent: 8,341,829 JOY
  • Funding proposals: 0 JOY
  • Creator payout: 9,500 JOY
  • Validator rewards: 246,911 JOY
  • Fees and token burn: 9,936,815 JOY



  • Total Videos, qty: 672,796
  • Weekly Videos Growth, qty: 34,103
  • Weekly Videos Growth, %: 5.34%


Provided stats below are for non-empty channels only:

  • Total Channels, qty:  16,354
  • Weekly Channels Growth, qty: 560
  • Weekly Channels Growth, 3.55%

Media Storage

  • Total Storage Used: 47,883.6 GB
  • Weekly Storage Used Growth: 2,033.94 GB
  • Weekly Storage Used Growth, %: 5%

Video NFTs

  • Total NFT: 4,066
  • Weekly NFT Growth: 145
  • Weekly NFT Growth, %: 3.7 %
  • Weekly NFT sold: 12


  • Total Membership Accounts: 38,578
  • Weekly Membership Accounts Growth: 1,041
  • Weekly Membership Accounts Growth, %: 2.78 %

YouTube Partner Program

  • Total payouts: 7.58M JOY (+68K JOY)


  • Total sign up channels: 18,711
  • Total  YT subscribers: 87 M

Distribution of channels by category:


  • New synced videos: 1779 videos synced after signups

More stats on YPP program is available here.

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Product Releases

Youtube-synch v3.3.0 was released last week

Atlas and Gleev were updated to v4.14.2.

Storage Node v3.9.0  released

Atlas and Gleev were updated to v4.14.3.

Pioneer 2.1.0 was just released


  • Display error messages when a page or a modal crashes instead of crashing the whole app.
  • Make some members social links clickable.


  • Runtime upgrade proposal creation.
  • Various UI bugs on responsive devices.


  • Expand the size of the Signal side pane.
  • Rename Twitter to X.

Short-Term Roadmap

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Council Election

Election round 25

  • Election stage: Voting Period
  • Candidates number: 7



Rockstars of The Week


  • Founding member of the Joystream DAO
  • Contributed to the project during Testnet phase
  • Recently joined the Storage Working Group, contributing as a storage provider


  • Active contributor in Testnet and Mainnet phases
  • Joystream runtime developer and Orion maintainer
  • Founding member and new storage provider in DAO Storage Working Group

Sieemma (Twitter)

  • Notable founding member and contributor to Joystream DAO
  • A validator, Distributor node and Storage provider in the Joystream network
  • Actively involved and recently assisted a fellow DAO member in setting up a validator node

Notable Content Creators


  • An educational and informative platform with over 22k Subscribers
  • Dedicated to providing up-to-date insights on the latest developments in the world of cryptocurrencies.
  • Aims to keep the audience informed and knowledgeable about the ever-evolving landscape of Crypto news.


  • A protocol focused on decentralized liquidity provision.
  • Supports multi-chain aggregation, starting with Binance Smart Chain (BSC) and Arbitrum (ARB).
  • Strives for stable Web3 liquidity and builds a comprehensive financial service system.


  • Channel has 20,710,164 views, 139K subscribers, and 348 videos.
  • Primary focus on Cryptocurrencies, Online Business, and Finances.
  • Engaging content spans various topics within these thematic areas.

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