Joystream Handbook
We are building Joystream to set it free


Jsgenesis is the team building launching Joystream, organised under Jsgenesis AS, Norwegian corporate entity tasked with the temporary mission of launching the network. It is financed through private venture capital, and has no business model, privileged or otherwise, associated with Joystream as a platform.


Jsgenesis is currently involved in the following activities
  1. 1.
    Developing the technology and products that will power the Joystream network
  2. 2.
    Running live testnets operated entirely by community participation.
  3. 3.
    Funding expenses of testnet activities by operation the testnet token $tJOY.
  4. 4.
    Operating a program to identify, train and reward community members with mainnet tokens through the Founding Member Program.
  5. 5.
    Assist promising newcomers to get a seat in the tesnet Council Period Scoringthrough an this jsgenesis-endorsement scheme.

Official Jsgenesis Membership

When Jsgenesis acts on the testnets, whether through proposals, the forum, bounties or otherwise, it is always through the membership with ID