Layer by Layer 2021 Review: Part 2

December 15, 2021, 3:40PM EST

• 32 min read

Quick Take

  • This is a section from The Block Research’s upcoming 2022 Digital Assets Outlook report
  • L1 chains have undergone significant upgrades this year, with many non-EVM compatible chains specifically optimizing for performance and growth
  • Over time, blockchains are becoming increasingly interconnected as teams focus on enabling value transfer between L1s
  • Cross-chain bridges have grown dramatically this year, becoming major sources of capital movement between chains

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