you Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) Being the talk of the year in 2021, they caught the attention of cryptocurrency enthusiasts and those who have never heard the term.
The popularity is so high that sales exceeded $20 billion last year, and “NFTs” are considered to be word of the year By Collins Dictionary.
NFTs are unique, irreplaceable digital items that can represent artwork, music, and more.This type of token uses blockchain technology Maintain a digital record of ownership of traded items.
NFTs roll out on the web for the first time Ethereum (ETH)most sales of these items are still going on, but there are already collectibles online Solana (SOL) and Tezos (XTZ).
Last week, NFT sales jumped 85% to $456 million from $246 million.
There have been some unexpected developments in NFT collectibles this week: Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) “eats the dust” and leaves the number one spot, with other non-fungible token collectibles entering the rankings.
Check out the top five best-selling NFT collections from last week, according to the website NonFungible below.
Fifth place: Mibit
bitcoin is a collection from the same creator of CryptoPunks. NFTs have 3D avatars that can be used in Metaverse applications.
Last week, Meebits recorded 607 sales totaling $11.8 million. The most expensive NFT of that period was sold at $227,000.
Fourth place: Azu
Adzuki beans is a collection of 10,000 NFT anime style characters. Buying anime NFTs can bring some benefits to their holders, including access to exclusive releases and experiences, as well as a metaverse called “The Garden.”
Azuki has made $11.8 million in 231 sales over the past 7 days. During this period, the most expensive item in the collection sold for $230,000.
🏆 3rd place: CloneX
CloneX Corporation is a collection of 20,000 “next-generation” NFTs. The series’ description states that avatars are “interstellar tourists to accelerate our evolution toward immaterial existence.”
CloneX Corp recorded 275 sales last week totaling $13.8 million. The most expensive NFT in the collection from this period sold for $300,000.
🏆 Second place: Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC)
Developed for Ethereum, Boring Ape Yacht Club is a collection of 10,000 unique items, considered the largest on the NFT market.
More recently, BAYC has proven to be a favorite among celebrities and professional athletes such as Neymar Jr., Madonna, Jimmy Fallon and Paris Hilton. The collection also offers exclusive benefits for yacht club members.
Last week, BAYC made a profit of $96.9 million from 1,035 sales. The most expensive NFT of that period was priced at $581,000.
🏆 1st place: Moonbird
moon bird is a collection of 10,000 owl heads. It is one of the fastest collectibles to reach “blue chip” status in terms of the lowest price, currently at 26 ETH ($74,500).
Moonbirds was launched on April 16 by Proof, a media startup founded by renowned venture capitalist Kevin Rose.
Last week, Moonbirds had 1,468 sales for a total of $135.9 million. The most expensive NFT in the series sold for $1 million.
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