Billy Markus, Co-Founder and Engineer of Dogecoin (DOGE), which also sold its DOGE holdings for the equivalent of a used Honda Civic in 2015, has entered the non-fungible token (NFT) market.
June 9th Markus revealed the introduction of Doge-based NFTs called “Capped Dogecoin” which he calls “high cap, high deflation, there are lots of tokenomics. There are lots available.”
Capped Dogecoin – You have a lot of capitalization, a lot of deflation, there are a lot of tokenomics. There are many available
– Level 1 is available in Rariable, 420 were issued: https://t.co/00wSCeciCB
– Level 2 is also on Rariable, 3 were issued (already sold out)
– Level 3 will be auctioned at @withFND, only 1 was issued: https://t.co/1LiijfSvCy pic.twitter.com/JprzxPoaeO
– Shibetoshi Nakamoto (@ BillyM2k) June 8, 2021
The NFTs are divided into three tiers, each depicting a spinning golden coin depicting an image of the iconic Shiba Inu wearing a Dogecoin baseball cap.. The NFTs of the upper two levels, which have more details, like a colored cap, a space background or a shiny polish of the coin.
Level One is an open edition of 420 copies and can be purchased from Rarible for 0.081 Wrapped Ether (wETH), which at current prices is worth $ 208.52.
Level two was already sold out in Rarible and had three copies They were sold for 0.8 Ether (ETH) each, valued at approximately $ 2,063.
The third tier consisted of a copy that was sold at the Foundation for 1.5 ETH worth $ 3,866 today, and Foundation user “swaggmire” bought the rights to the NFTs.
Oddly enough, “swaggmire” has re-listed the NFT for 420.69 ETH, which is worth around 1 million US dollarsalthough it was apparently a joke as the price was instantly changed to 6 ETH which is worth about $ 15,500.
Paris Hilton becomes NFT consultant
Although other celebrities have left the NFT space after a cool-down in market prices, billionaire and self-proclaimed “boss girl” Paris Hilton is still present in the room.
Paris is an angel of cryptocurrencies pic.twitter.com/l4EPuY8S4J
– BitIcon (@ BitIcon2) June 9, 2021
According to a June 8 post on Origin’s Medium blog, Paris Hilton joined the team as an investor and advisor, and the company sought her out for her expertise in serving the upper echelons of society..
The global icon of business and media @ParisHilton joins Origin as a consultant and investor $ OGN.
They support our mission to make NFTs mainstream and advise on adding value to top celebrities and more.
Welcome to the Origin team, Paris! https://t.co/U62lh3fwV1
– Origin protocol (@OriginProtocol) June 8, 2021
“As an investor and advisor, Paris will provide strategic advice on how to most effectively use NFTs to add value to high-profile creators such as celebrities, influencers and brands.”reads the blog post.
Origin is an Ethereum-based protocol that helps buyers and sellers with transactions in a decentralized environment.
According to the company’s website The project aims to “bring NFTs and DeFi to the masses” by allowing users to host NFT sales on their own domains and offering returns in addition to its governance token and stablecoin OUSD.
Guild of Guardians
A new NFT mobile game called game The Guild of Guardians has completed the first wave of its Founder’s NFT Sale, generating $ 3 million in sales., according to an announcement shared with Cointelegraph.
The sale was for a collection of usable and “playable” NFTs to be introduced into the game.or, and their prices are between $ 200 and $ 100,000.
The Philippines-based crypto game collective Yield Guide Games bought one of 10 NFTs from the “Mythical Guild” for $ 100,000. The Mythic Guild NFT enables up to 50 players to enter the game and offers the guild owner a share of 10% of the guild’s crafting income in the game.
“The response from the community was incredible. Over 50% of all sales were made through referrals, suggesting that the community shares with others and that there is a real “share to win” aspect.“said Derek Lau, Game Director of the Guild of Guardians.
The game follows the play-to-win pattern, however Lau also emphasized the importance of making a game that is fun, and not just because of the monetary rewards.s:
“Instead of ‘playing to win’, We want to convey the idea of ’play and win’ to ensure that players not only play to make money, but also to have fun and enjoy the game.said Lau.