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NFT Update: Curated buyer of $622k Fidenza; Yuga Labs reveals new game; plus Christie's NFT auction

1 min read  ·  21 Jun 2023

Tyler Hobbs, 'Fidenza #479', courtesy of Curated.


  1. NFT investment fund Curated has revealed it was the buyer of Tyler Hobb’s Fidenza #479, which was auctioned for $622k at Sotheby’s last week.
  2. Yuga Labs has announced its HV-MTL Forge game will launch on June 29.
  3. Nike’s ‘Airphoria’ collaboration with Fortnite does not include in-game NFTs, but will reward players with an ‘Achievement’ on Nike’s .SWOOSH Web3 platform.
  4. Christie’s 3.0 ‘Cartography of the Soul’ NFT auction went live today, with the proceeds from the sale benefitting non-profit psychedelic research organisation MAPS.
  5. “Metakovan”, the NFT collector who purchased Beeple’s ‘Everydays’ for $69m at Christie’s in 2021, is suing his former business partner for claims of being involved in purchasing the artwork.


  1. The Top 3 NFT Sales over the past 24 hours were CryptoPunk #3947 for 50 ETH ($90k), CryptoPunk #9662 for 49 ETH ($90k), and CryptoPunk #6335 for 49 ETH ($90k).
  2. The Top 3 NFT Collections by Volume over the past 24 hours were Bored Ape Yacht Club with $3.5m (-27%), Mutant Ape Yacht Club with $3.1m (-11%), and Azuki with $1.9m (+91%).
  3. The Top 3 NFT Marketplaces by Volume over the past 24 hours were Blur with $12.2m (-20%), OpenSea with $5m (+12%), and Immutable X Marketplace with $1.1m (+105%).
  4. The Total Crypto Market Capitalisation is $1.19t, a 7% increase over the past 24 hours.