News on November 23. The Ethereum Foundation announced. The testnet Kintsugi is expected to be officially launched in the first week of December. The specifications and plans for the Kintsugi testnet were released. Currently the developers are already making the final relevant adjustments.
The Kintsugi specification combines all the knowledge and fine adjustments of Amphora interoperability. Designed to incorporate new change sets and facilitate the realization of The Merge.
After the Kintsugi testnet was launched. The relevant EIP and specifications will enter the final call state. Public proof of work and testnet. The merger transition will take place in the new year. The Ethereum Foundation also announced an upgrade to the Ethereum Arrow Glacier network.