For anyone interested in playing Axie Infinity, this article will help you protect your accounts using a Crypto Hardware Wallet – a device that stores your private keys in a completely offline environment.
In addition, Trezor One cold wallet is a good, economical choice to manage & protect your assets in Axie Infinity, as well as other coins: BTC, ETH, BNB…
What is a Trezor Model One and how can it help?
Trezor hardware wallet is a brand of SatoshiLabs, in the Czech Republic. This is the first cold wallet that supports connecting Ronin and Metamask wallets to help you keep your game assets safe. In this article, I will show you how to connect Ronin wallet with Trezor Model One.
Normally with Ronin wallet, when you want to access your account, you just need to enter the Password to enter the wallet and connect to Axie infinity Marketplace to trade and exchange easily.
However, when using a Hardware Wallet, you must have a Trezor One device to access your game account
Every time you connect to Axie infinity Marketplace, a window asking you to connect your Trezor device to your computer will appear.
After attaching Trezor One to the computer, you can buy, sell, exchange …
As you have seen, the step of logging in to your Game account requires using a Trezor One device, so your money will be extremely safe.
How to Connecting Trezor Cold Wallet with Ronin
Step 1: Connect the Trezor Model One device to the computer
Step 2: Turn on Trezor Suite software, enter password to start using the wallet
Step 3: Select Standard Wallet
Step 4: Trezor One is ready to use
Step 5: Open Ronin in the browser, open the My Account tab
Step 6: Select Connect Hardware Wallet
Step 7: A new screen will show, select Connect Wallet
Step 8: Select Export to export the public key
Step 9: Trezor One allows 50 Ronin wallets to be stored on the device. You can choose any address you like, but it’s generally a good idea to choose the first one.
Then, the screen will say Account Connected. You will see the address Trezor #1 appear in the list of Accounts with the words hardware – that means this address belongs to a hardware wallet (cold wallet), when using this address your crypto will be safe.
If you want to create more addresses, just repeat the above steps, then more addresses will appear like: Trezor #2, Trezor #3… Up to 50 addresses can be imported per Trezor cold wallet.
How to Sent AXS/SLP/Axie to Trezor Hardware Wallet
Once the Trezor Hardware Wallet has been connected to Ronin, you are now ready to protect your assets in the game Axie Infinity.
To send SLP or AXS from old Ronin wallet to Trezor wallet (connected), First, open Ronin wallet and select Send
Enter the number of SLPs & the address of the Trezor wallet (hardware) and then select Next.
A popup will appear asking to export the public key, click Export to continue.
Enter a confirmation PIN that matches the one that appears on the Trezor cold wallet, this PIN will be randomly generated in each transaction.
Now, press Confirm to verify the transaction. A message will be displayed on Trezor screen asking you to proceed with the transaction, then it will display the transaction related information fee & GAS fee. If the transaction information is correct, tap Confirm to complete the transfer.
Wait for a while for the network to confirm the transaction, then you will see SLP, AXS tokens appear on the account of Trezor cold wallet.
Note, Axie will be reset to level 1 after you switch from the old Ronin wallet to the wallet address connected to the Trezor cold wallet.