Polkamon, the favored NFT and digital collectibles platform incubated by Moonrock Capital, noticed one in every of its first NFTs commerce for 75 ETH, value greater than $140,000.
High 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 as we speak!
What ought to I identify 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, specifically, focusing on the NFT market.
Polkamon NFT sees large demand
New Beeple NFTs have been promoting out immediately and uniquely branded NFTs, like Polkamon, have seen important curiosity from celebrities in latest weeks.
Every Polkamon is backed by a novel NFT by the PMON token, making every collectible inimitable and genuine.
Equally, different branded NFTs, like Cyberpunks and Hashmasks have seen giant 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 a couple of brief 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 gasoline 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
Not like the NFT cycle in 2017 and 2018, NFTs are getting consideration from a number of the hottest celebrities, musicians, and entrepreneurs in each Asia and the U.S.
Calvin Harris and video director Emil Nava, as an example, informed Billboard in a latest interview that NFT is a “complete new instrument for creativity” that has not been realized but.
Harris and Nava mentioned:
“With the visuals, me and Calvin each have an enormous shared love for nature. That’s an enormous factor that we’ve at all times beloved and we’ve at all times explored in every thing…After we began speaking about what we may make collectively, clearly immediately we have been fascinated about nature and fascinated 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. Once I first realized the scope — I imply, I haven’t actually realized the scope of what an NFT could be, I don’t assume any of us actually have. I assumed ‘wow, it is a complete new instrument for creativity that isn’t policed by radio or streaming, or somebody from the label or any of these things. It’s an entire new avenue which you can actually simply put out no matter you need, and that’s type of how music ought to be but it surely actually isn’t.