Polkamon, the favored NFT and digital collectibles platform incubated by Moonrock Capital, noticed considered one of its first NFTs commerce for 75 ETH, price greater than $140,000.
Prime influencers and Youtubers, like the favored Fortnite stramer PWR Lachlan, who has over 1.5 million followers on Twitter alone, purchased the newly launched NFT.
Bought my first @Polkamonorg NFT at the moment!
What ought to I title it? ? pic.twitter.com/2qtNXJF3uP
— PWR Lachlan ⚡️ (@LachlanYT) April 1, 2021
The concern of lacking out (FOMO) round NFTs has noticeably been strengthening in mild of celebrities and musicians, particularly, focusing on the NFT market.
Polkamon NFT sees massive demand
New Beeple NFTs have been promoting out immediately and uniquely branded NFTs, like Polkamon, have seen vital curiosity from celebrities in current weeks.
Every Polkamon is backed by a novel NFT by means of the PMON token, making every collectible inimitable and genuine.
Equally, different branded NFTs, like Cyberpunks and Hashmasks have seen massive demand all through the previous month.
Earlier than its IDO on Polkastarter, the Polkamon staff mentioned that 111,000 distinctive addresses participated within the in style #ClaimYourEgg marketing campaign. They mentioned:
“It’s solely been just a few quick days since we introduced our #ClaimYourEgg marketing campaign, and already we’re making historical past with greater than 111,000 distinctive addresses having claimed their mysterious Polkamon egg. In fuel charges alone, we estimate Polkamon followers have spent greater than $1 million claiming eggs for his or her likelihood to take part in our upcoming IDO on Polkastarter this March thirty first.”
NFTs are actually getting mainstream
In contrast to the NFT cycle in 2017 and 2018, NFTs are getting consideration from among the hottest celebrities, musicians, and entrepreneurs in each Asia and the U.S.
Calvin Harris and video director Emil Nava, as an example, instructed Billboard in a current interview that NFT is a “entire new software for creativity” that has not been realized but.
Harris and Nava mentioned:
“With the visuals, me and Calvin each have a giant shared love for nature. That’s a giant factor that we’ve all the time cherished and we’ve all the time explored in all the things…After we began speaking about what we may make collectively, clearly immediately we have been enthusiastic about nature and enthusiastic about emotions that we need to evoke for the visuals, and we got here to this concept of those superb fish which we each fell in love with. After I first realized the scope — I imply, I haven’t actually realized the scope of what an NFT might be, I don’t assume any of us actually have. I assumed ‘wow, this can be a entire new software for creativity that isn’t policed by radio or streaming, or somebody from the label or any of these items. It’s a complete new avenue that you may actually simply put out no matter you need, and that’s sort of how music needs to be nevertheless it actually isn’t.