How Andre Cronje's exit dramatically affected Fantom projects. Will they survive or will the crowd behavior bring them down completely?

Assets covered: YFI,, Fantom  

Metrics used: Price, Active Addresses 24h, Network Growth, Active Deposits, Age consumed


As if there was not enough breaking news in the world recently, the crypto society witnessed another one just a few days ago: Andre Cronje, the brain and visionary behind the Fantom platform announced his departure. 

Ultimately that means that roughly 25 projects will be no longer associated with Andre, however they will remain open for the remaining teams and/or newcomers to be worked on further. 

The industry notes that in fact Andre hasn't been involved in a number of projects, particularly YFI in over a year, but somehow the crowd behavior doesn’t seem to care much. Once the founding developer quits, the masses are fast to respond in the most expected and panicking manner. 

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