Bitcoin's genesis block reminds Elon Musk of his favorite video game

Elon Musk made a hilarious comment on Bitcoin's genesis block, saying it reminds him of his favorite video games.


The CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk commented on the 13th anniversary of Bitcoin’s genesis block. Musk replied to former Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's tweet about the code that marked the debut of the world’s first blockchain.


In the comment, the richest man on earth says that it reminds him of hexing, an edited version of “Ultima V: Warriors of Destiny,” a popular role-playing video game released back in March 1988.



Note that in August 2016, Elon Musk tweeted about the game, saying that Ultima V was one of his favorite childhood games.


The first Bitcoin was mined on January 3, 2009


On January 3, 2009, the first Bitcoin block was mined by pseudonymous founder Satoshi Nakamoto.


The largest digital asset is now 13 years old. In February 2021, BTC value hit the $1 trillion mark for the first time.


Recently, Elon Musk refuted rumors about him being that Satoshi, the Bitcoin creator.