Behind MimbleWimble

The head scratching tech that has the crypto industry abuzz

Jordan Clifford
Nov 28, 2018 · 12 min read

“Mimblewimble, which prevents your opponent from accurately casting their next spell.

Gilderoy Lockhart [src]

Few ideas within crypto have garnered as much attention as the MimbleWimble proposal. It gets its name from the incantation of the Tongue Tying Curse in the Harry Potter universe, a spell used to prevent speaking on a certain topic. MimbleWimble is a novel protocol that works to improve privacy and scalability for its users.