Launched: play-to-earn game Crypto Unicorns
May 9, 2022
On May 2, the game Crypto Unicorns was launched. It runs on Polygon. As the name suggests, the main characters in this farm simulator are unicorns. They farm the land and breed little unicorns. With the game, developer Laguna Games appears to have a good contender in the rapidly growing play-to-earn market.
Movie about Ethereum funded by NFT sale
May 5, 2022
Ridley Scott's team will produce a movie about the early days of Ethereum. In true spirit of the blockchain that the film is about, control of production will be decentralized in a DAO. The project will partly be funded by the sale of over ten thousand NFTs.
Elon Musk shows off BAYC profile pic – ApeCoin soars 22 % within minutes
May 4, 2022
It seems that the Dogefather has found a new type of animal that he is endorsing. Elon Musk just changed his profile picture on Twitter showing off a montage of the famous Bored Ape Yacht Club. This is not his first encounter with cryptocurrencies. Aside from being a strong supporter of Dogecoin and Tesla bought Bitcoin worth $1,5 billion last year. Will Elon switch sides and Ape into NFTs and how did the market react to the latest stunt of the richest man in the world?
Arbitrage bot benefits from fat finger: 180 ETH gain on Moonbird
April 26, 2022
Was it a typo which caused the extra zero or a 'fat finger'? A trader who didn't know what he was doing? On LooksRare, someone placed an order on a Moonbird for ten times the average floor price. An arbitrage bot immediately took advantage of it and pocketed 180 ETH.
Moonbird NFT collection off to a wild start
April 22, 2022
On April 16th, the Moonbird collection was launched. The pixelated owls could be minted for 2.5 ETH. A few hours later they went over the counter for over 20 ETH. It seems that the project has staying power, just like the punks and the apes.
Cardano NFTs: Snoop Dogg becomes the most famous citizen of Clay Nation
April 12, 2022
Cardano NFTs have turned some heads in the past 8 weeks as network stats have already revealed how much activity is going on in that particular part of the overall NFT market. At the end of March, it became clear that the next big thing is going down on the Cardano blockchain. What is the Clay Nation and how does Snoop Dogg fit in this world full of clay characters?
It’s happening: Solana NFTs can be traded on OpenSea
April 7, 2022
The announcement that OpenSea is going to integrate Solana NFTs drove the SOL price up. Now the market is cooling off for several reasons and it seems that many traders bought the rumors and now others are selling on the news. Despite harsher market conditions, Solana NFTs have started on OpenSea and are creating exciting opportunities for collectors as well as for NFT traders. Which collections are available on OpenSea? And how are those NFTs performing in comparison to the initial announcement?
UK about to mint an NFT - Will our neighbors become the bigger crypto hub?
April 5, 2022
The EU seems to take a more restrictive course of action given the results of the latest vote of the parliament on how to regulate cryptocurrencies in the future. In the UK on the other hand things are moving forward and a plan was set into motion just yesterday. What is her Majesty’s treasury planning? And when will we see the first (very) British non-fungible token?