NFTs Are Winning 🏆

+1M art NFTs purchased, Aavegotchi starts Haunt 2, CryptoPunks floor booms, & more!

Metaversal is a Bankless newsletter for weekly level-ups on NFTs, virtual worlds, & collectibles


Dear Bankless Nation,

If you know you know.

In other words, the allure of NFTs quickly becomes self-evident for most people who dabble with them.

NFTs bring together so many interesting elements from so many different fields — e.g. culture, economics, technology, etc. — that growing numbers of folks are finding these digital assets to be easily among the the most interesting things around right now.

And why not, after all the world’s never seen anything like this culture legos + money legos movement before.

So yes, for many of us it’s increasingly obvious that NFTs are powerful and are going to lead to huge evolutions around society in the years ahead. In the meantime, we’re excitedly strapping in for the ride!

Whatever happens from here be sure to have a great weekend everyone, stay safe, and thanks for reading,

-WMP


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🏆 Digital Collectibles

🎨 Cryptoart

  • Over 1 million artworks have been sold across the top cryptoart platforms to date!

  • Cryptoart platform SuperRare just had its best daily volume period ever!

  • Dmitri Cherniak’s legendary “Goose” Ringer, Ringer #879, was acquired for 1,800 ETH earlier today 🐤

🎮 NFT Games

  • The Axie Esports 2021 event schedule is up!

  • Yield Guild Games announced the Yield Guild Open, a 64-team Axie Infinity tournament event offering ~$35,000 in prizes. 

  • Aavegotchi kicked off Haunt 2 auctions and festivities this week. 

  • Check out Wrasslers, a new on-chain NFT battler platform that lets you use your NFTs as avatar wrestlers 🤼‍♀️

🌐 Virtual Worlds

  • Cryptovoxels began auctions for parcels in the virtual world’s newly-created Miami district 🏝️ 

  • Parcel, the “Zillow for the Metaverse,” released its real-time Cryptovoxels map price appraisal tool 🔎

🛒 NFT News & Platforms

💎 DeFi x NFTs

  • NFTX generated +$1M for its liquidity providers (LPs) over the last 30 days.


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