Reef Chain is an EVM compatible chain for DeFi with NPoS/PoC consensus.

Get started

There are two main ways to get started with Reef. If you’re a developer, you can deploy your DeFi project on Reef. You can also participate in Reef staking and governance.

For Developers

Get started with Reef by installing the Reef node, and deploying a simple DeFi app locally Quick Start.

For in depth tutorials on the underlying aspects of the Reef chain check out the Developer Guide and the Developer Resources.

For Validators

Validators and Nominators are essential to the Reef ecosystem.


Learn how to stake your Reef tokens and participate in the validator elections. Earn APY on your stake.


Learn how to run Reef Validator Nodes. Become part of the Reef community by providing infrastructure services, DeFi primitives and more. Participate in the Validator elections to have a chance of becoming a paid block producer.