NFT Update: $1.2m Bored Ape Sale; 81 Chromie Squiggles minted; plus Weekly Data

1 min read  ·  14 Jul 2023

Yuga Labs, 'Bored Ape Yacht Club #1734', the top NFT sale of the week.

Yuga Labs, 'Bored Ape Yacht Club #1734', the top NFT sale of the week.

News

  1. Bored Ape Yacht Club #1734 was purchased for 600 ETH ($1.2m).
  2. Bored Ape Yacht Club has announced its next ApeFest will take place in Hong Kong, November 3-5.
  3. DJ Seedphrase, owner of the rarest CryptoPunk NFT, has signed with talent agency WME to “expand the Seedphrase brand through partnerships in luxury fashion, music, and fine art”.
  4. Art Blocks founder Erick Calderon has announced he has minted 81 Chromie Squiggles to give to individuals, communities, and organisations.
  5. Christie’s has partnered with Gucci to host an auction of 21 NFTs inspired by the intersection of generative art and fashion.

Data

  1. The Top 5 NFT Sales over the past week were Bored Ape Yacht Club #1734 for 600 ETH ($1.2m), CryptoPunk #9476 for 218 ETH ($405k), Azuki #6282 for 145 ETH ($280k), Bored Ape Yacht Club #6083 for 120 ETH ($224k), and DeGod #4899 for 90 ETH ($168k).
  2. The Top 5 NFT Collections by Volume over the past week were Bored Ape Yacht Club with $26.3m (+71%), Azuki with $20.6m (-44%), Mutant Ape Yacht Club with $18m (-36%), Azuki Elementals with $7m (+28%), and DeGods with $6m (-19%).
  3. The Top 5 NFT Marketplaces by Volume over the past week were Blur with $91.4m (-36%), OpenSea with $33.9m (-30%), X2Y2 with $6.9m (-1%), Immutable X Marketplace with $5.5m (-12%), and UniSat with $5.3m (+10%).
  4. The Total Crypto Market Capitalisation is $1.3t, a 5% increase over the past 24 hours and 7% increase over the past week.