The Utility Layer for Solana NFTs
Cardinal provides infrastructure, protocols and SDKs to power NFT use cases on Solana including royalty enforcement, rentals, subscriptions, lending, trading and reward distribution.
Built on
metplex
Total Transactions
6mm+
Unique Signers
150k+
Monthly Transactions
800k+
Monthly Signers
40k+
New: Creator Standard
Royalty enforcement of NFTs at the protocol level. Launch your collection or integrate your protocols with the Creator Standard today!
Conditional Ownership
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Manual Revocation
Specify a manual revocation authority that can revoke the issued token at any time.
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Time-based Expiry
Specify either a duration or a fixed expiration date after which the issued token will be revoked.
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Use-based Expiry
Enable ticket-like behavior where after a certain number of usages the issued token will be revoked.
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Data-based Expiry
Trigger revocation based on data fed in by an oracle to programmatically revoke the issued token based on real-world events.
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Selective Transferability
Only allow the issued token to be selectively transferable via a permissioned transfer method intrinsic to the Cardinal Protocol
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Non-Transferability
Lock the issued token in the wallet ensuring the token cannot be traded via SPL token transfer or Cardinal's transfer method.
Build with us
Cardinal offers numerous methods to customize the expiry and transferrability of the issued NFT.
Token Manager
Wrap existing NFTs and and use plugins like time-invalidator to power time-locked rentals, subscriptions, tickets or go build your visions with our docs.
Token Manager
Rewards Center
A protocol for creating a pool of token with built in reward distribution mechanism.
Rewards Center
Image & Metadata Generator
Use our generator SDK to produce dynamically generated images and metadata for NFTs based on on-chain data.
Image & Metadata Generator
Subscriptions
Create web3 subscriptions with built in and automated time-based expiry.
Subscriptions
Powering NFT utility across Solana's ecosystem
What's possible with Cardinal?
Gaming
Empower gaming items and in-game economies
Issue non-durable assets that expire after usage or time, enable rentals and loans between players, create in-game economies and robust ecosystems.
Identity
Revocable identity tokens based on your online profiles
Power the rental of identity-based NFTs that are linked to a domain. Specify characteristics like name, rental price, transferability and more.
Ticketing
Usage or time-based tickets for any event
Launch usage-based NFT tickets that expire after being "used" at the door, day-passes that get revoked from a user's wallet after the specified duration, or non-transferrable proof-of-attendance mementos.
NFT Collections
Enhancing the value of your prized collectibles
Engage in secure, uncollateralized rentals or loans where the borrower can gain access to gated metaverse communities or events.
Certifications
Powering the creation of on-chain certifications
Conditionally issue non-transferrable certificates, badges, and licenses that can be clawed back if necessary.