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RTFKT & NIKE Unveils the MNLTH Mystery and the Cryptokicks

RTFKT Studios airdropped a mysterious NFT to all Clone-X holders titled ‘MNLTH’, a metallic cube that had a Nike’s iconic Swoosh logo on one side of it. Finally, after close to three months of waiting, the mysteries behind the ‘MNLTH’ NFTs have been revealed.

Coinbase Launches BETA NFT Marketplace with New Social Engagement Features

U.S. Crypto exchange, Coinbase, rolled out its beta test phase earlier this week for a select a handful of beta testers who will have full access to their platform.

Moonbirds Edition #2642 Gets Purchased by Sandbox for 350 ETH

On April 24th, The Sandbox purchased two Moonbirds, including edition #2642, for 350 ETH, the highest transaction price ever paid for any NFT from the Moonbirds collection.

Project Akutar Loses $34 Million Dollars Worth of Ethereum

Approximately $34 million dollars in Ethereum has now become inaccessible due to bugs that were found in Akutar's smart contract.

Cool Cats NFT Partners With Illustrious Toy Manufacturer TOIKIDO to Launch Merch Line

Cool Cats NFT has partnered with London-based entertainment company TOIKIDO to create a wide collection of merch.

NFTs To Be Included In the Official Music Charts For the First-Ever Time

For the first-ever time, the Official Charts Company has approved for an NFT product to be included towards sales on the UK’s Official Albums Chart.

LooksRare Expands Rewards Program into NFT Listings

LooksRare NFT marketplace has launched a listing rewards program, which empowers users to earn LOOKS for listing NFTs on the platform.

UFC Strike Celebrate 4/20 With the Launch of Nick and Nate Diaz NFTs

To celebrate 4/20, the biggest day of the year for all pot smokers, UFC Strike dropped an NFT collection of the most notorious weed heads in its franchise, Nick and Nate Diaz.

Moonbirds Allowlist Raffle Faces Sybil Attack as Person Wins Over 50 NFTs

After launching less than a week ago, the NFT realm's latest prodigy 'Moonbirds' is now in the firing line after one person appears to have won over 50 NFTs during its allowlist raffle.

HN NFT Vault - The Physical NFT Store Launched by Harvey Nichols Hong Kong

Harvey Nichols has launched the ‘HN NFT Vault,' an NFT retail space in its Pacific Place store in Hong Kong.

Coinbase Launch Beta Version of its NFT Marketplace

Coinbase has launched a beta version of its highly anticipated NFT marketplace, with full-access only being handed to those who sit at the top of the project’s waitlist.

NBAxNFT Launch ‘The Association’ NFTs With Dynamic Traits Linked to the Playoffs

The NBA’s NFT arm, NBAxNFT, launched ’The Association’ NFT collection today. The NFTs are free to mint, with collectors only having to pay gas fees.

Nestle Reimagine Cereal Box Physical Collectibles By Launching 2 TRIX Themed NFTs

Nestle is putting a digital spin on the physical collectibles you used to find in cereal boxes, as it is launching a pair of exclusive NFTs to raise money for the ‘Emirates Red Crescent’ charity.

Hyundai Partners With Meta Kongz For its Inaugural NFT Launch

South Korean car manufacturing giant Hyundai has launched itself into the metaverse via an array of different initiatives, including an NFT collection.

NBAxNFT – The Official Web3 Arm of the NBA

The NBA has launched its own NBAxNFT Discord server and Twitter account. The league is also planning to launch an NFT project to celebrate the NBA Playoffs.

Louis Vuitton Host Gamified NFT Raffle in its ‘Louis: The Game’ Mobile App

To celebrate its 168th birthday, luxury French fashion label Louis Vuitton is releasing a series of 10 exclusive NFTs.

World of Women NFT Holders Given Access to Digital Fashion Studio Through New Partnership with ‘The Fabricant’

The partnership will see the airdropping of 27 ‘The Fabricant’ designed garments to all WoW NFT holders, which can then be used when the WoW community are invited to ‘The Fabricant’ studio to creatively customise their 1/1 NFT on May 23rd.

MetaMask Issues an Important Security Warning to Apple iOS Users

A critical security warning was announced late last night on a cryptocurrency subreddit thread detailing a vulnerability issue for Apple iOS users who have Metamask installed with automated backups enabled.

OpenSea Now Accepts Credit Cards and More

In early April, OpenSea announced the integration of MoonPay on their platform making it more accessible and easier for individuals to purchase NFTs by using their credit card, Apple Wallet or even Google Pay.

Moonbirds Takes Flight and Makes NFT History

The recent launch and sellout of Moonbirds Collection marks one of the most successful project launches in NFT history.

MoonPay Reveal Its Consortium Of A-List Investors

MoonPay just announced that, of the $555 million it raised via an investment round back in November, $87 million came from investments from household-name celebrity investors.

Elon Offers $41bn to Buy Out Twitter

Elon Musk has recently issued a public announcement offer to buy Twitter at $54.20 per share, valuing it at about $41 billion dollars.

Jack Dorsey’s 'First Ever Tweet' NFT Flops at Auction

An NFT of Twitter founder Jack Dorsey’s first ever tweet was put up for auction at 14,969 ETH ($48 million), however the auction flopped horribly as it amassed a highest bid of just $280. The auction was hosted by Iranian born Crypto entrepreneur Sina Estavi, who bought the unique NFT for $2.9 million last year.

SpaceX and NASA to Take an Azuki NFT to Space

On 23rd April, Bobu the Bean Farmer (Azuki #40) will be joining NASA and SpaceX on the 31-day Crew-4 space expedition to the International Space Station.

Polygon Pledges a Carbon Negative 2022 With the 'Green Manifesto’

Polygon recently launched its ‘Green Manifesto: a smart contract with Planet Earth,’ which essentially publicly disclosed the blockchain’s commitment to becoming carbon-negative in 2022.

Meta to Implement Fees of Almost 50% on NFT Sales in Horizon Worlds

Social media conglomerate Meta has announced its plans to take a 47.5% cut on NFT sales in its virtual reality metaverse, Horizon Worlds.

Lego and Sony Invest $2 Billion In Epic Games’ Digital Metaverse Construction

After recently announcing the genesis of its joint metaverse endeavour with Lego, Epic Games has now secured $2 billion in investment from Lego’s owners Kirkbi, as well as from tech giants Sony.

Forbes Launches Virtual Billionaire NFT Collection

Forbes magazine has teamed-up with crypto exchange FTX to launch a Billionaires NFT collection. The collection entails 100 fictional, virtual Billionaire NFTs - the virtual billionaire's net worths will be ranked in order on a hypothetical Forbes ranking system.

Coinbase Announce Three-Part BAYC Film

Crypto-exchange Coinbase has recently announced its plans to make a film centred around Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) NFT IP.

Build Your Own Digital Car Garage Through Volkswagen’s New NFT Concept

German car manufacturing giant Volkswagen (VW) has launched an NFT concept where users can build their own virtual garage using NFT collectible cards based on VW cars from different eras.

Sega Reveals Interest in Incorporating NFTs Into Upcoming ‘Super Game’ Project

Sega, the multinational video game and entertainment company behind Sonic the Hedgehog, has revealed that NFTs may play a role in its upcoming 'Super Game'.

Fake Azuki Airdrop Posted on Hacked Verified Twitter Profile

A team of hackers gained control of the verified Twitter account of the University Grants Commission of India, which they then revamped in order to pose as a co-founder of the Azuki NFT collection. The account then posted a fake Azuki airdrop.

Entrepreneur Launches World’s First ApeCoin Payable BAYC Restaurant

On April 9th, Web3 entrepreneur Andy Nguyen launched a restaurant under the Bored Ape Yacht Club brand. At the launch, Bored Ape holders received a free combo meal, while Mutant Ape holders received a free burger.

Epic Games and Lego Team Up to Build Child-Friendly Metaverse

Epic Games, the mastermind behind smash hit game Fortnite, is partnering with Lego to build an immersive, safe, and fun virtual ecosystem for its child audience base.

OpenSea Officially Integrates Solana Onto Its Marketplace

After months of anticipation, the Solana blockchain has finally been integrated onto the OpenSea marketplace.

Shopify Integrates Bitcoin Payments

The Bitcoin 2022 conference in Miami saw Strike CEO Jack Mallers announce an array of high profile partnerships for Bitcoin’s Lightning Network, including Shopify.

Adidas and Ready Player Me Collab to Launch Ozwold Shoe Collection Avatars

The collaboration will allow fans of the iconic 'Originals' sneaker to flaunt its 90’s-come-futuristic streetwear style across an array of 1,500 metaverse worlds and apps.

Starcatchers Lead Artist Exposed For Alleged Unethical Trading Practices

The co-founder of Starcatchers has tweeted a post explaining how their former lead artist, Beutrec, used a burner account to purchase a ‘rare mascot’ Starcatchers NFT before the collection was officially revealed to the public, unbeknownst to his team.

ESPN Launch First NFT Collection In Collaboration With Tom Brady's NFT Platform Autograph

ESPN launched their first ever NFT collection in partnership with Autograph, the NFT platform co-founded by Tom Brady.

VaynerSports’ NFT Mint Renders Over $26 Million in Gas Fees

A staggering 7,652.06 ETH (over $26 million) was spent on gas during the VaynerSports launch, three times the revenue raised by the actual NFT sales ($8.6 million).

Starbucks Announces Interest in Entering the Metaverse

Starbucks’ CEO Howard Schultz has announced that the coffee giant will step foot in the metaverse before the end of the year.

Logan Paul Announces NFT Platform For Partial Phygital Ownership

Notorious entertainment figure Logan Paul has announced the launch of ‘Liquid MarketPlace,’ a Web3 platform for tokenized collectibles.

Pudgy Penguins Finds New Owner Through $2.5 Million Acquisition

An entrepreneur going by the name of Luca Netz has purchased the Pudgy Penguins NFT collection for 750 ETH ($2.5 million).

Royal Mint UK to Create an NFT

The United Kingdom government Treasury has announced that it has asked the Royal Mint to create an NFT to be issued later this year.

Ralph Lauren Files Trademarks For Use In The Metaverse

Ralph Lauren has registered nine trademarks for use in the metaverse. The trademarks declare the Polo Ralph Lauren rights in relation to virtual fashion shows, virtual hotels, virtual restaurants and various virtual fashion items including clothing, footwear and fragrances.

FewoWorld Launch by Fewocious Raises Almost $20 Million in 24 Hours

Fewocious sells almost $20 million in 24 hours with the drop of his new NFT project, FewoWorld.

Snoop Dogg Drops First-Ever Metaverse Music Video With The Sandbox

Snoop Dogg has released the first-ever metaverse music video for "House I Built", a song from his upcoming album "B.O.D.R". The video features voxel avatars from The Sandbox.

OpenSea Enables NFT Purchases with Bank Cards, Apple Pay and Google Pay

OpenSea Enables NFT Purchases with Bank Cards, Apple Pay and Google Pay

MGM Grand Introduce NFT-Ticketing to the Entertainment Capital of the World

Las Vegas’ MGM Resorts is set to host the city’s first-ever NFT-ticketed event.

The Day Hackers Made a Fool of 9 Prominent NFT Discord Servers (Including BAYC and Doodles)

April Fools Day 2022 has (already) seen 9 NFT collections have its Discord server hacked. The list of victims includes BAYC, Doodles, Dreadfulz, Zooverse, Nyoki, Freaky Labs, Kaiju Kingz, Voyager: Unknown, and Shamanzs NFT.

Sneaky's Internet Friends NFT Raises over $100,000 for Charity in Under One Hour

"Sneaky's Internet Friends" a collection created by popular internet figure, SneakyninjaNFTs was a free collection airdropped directly to whitelisted holders at no cost!

Silk Road Founder Launches Second NFT Collection From Prison

Ross Ulbricht, the founder of the now-defunct ‘Silk Road’, has announced the launch of his second NFT collection from the confines of his prison cell.

Ukraine Begins Its War-Themed NFT Sale

Ukraine’s recently opened NFT museum, ‘Meta History: Museum of War’ has just initiated its first NFT sale.

Closeup Launch Decentraland Marriages With Certificate of Marriage NFTs

Unilever’s oral care brand ‘Closeup’ has teamed up with Decentraland to launch a ‘City Hall of Love’, where couples will be able to partake in a metaverse wedding ceremony.

Azuki #9605 Sells for a Record Breaking $1.4 Million

An Azuki NFT has recently sold for a record 420.7 ETH (approximately $1.4 million), trumping the previous Azuki NFT sales record, which stood at $560,000, in spectacular fashion.

DC Comics Launch ‘Bat Cowl’ NFT Collection to Celebrate the Legacy of Batman

DC Comics is consulting the expertise of ‘Palm NFT Studio' to launch ‘Bat Cowl,' a 200,000 NFT collection celebrating the 83 year history of Batman.

Visa Launch ‘Creator Program’ To Spread the Joy of NFTs to Small Businesses

Visa has unveiled a new scheme called ‘Creator Program,’ an initiative with the goal of scaling up new-era micro businesses by introducing them to the digital commerce medium of NFTs.

The MLS Becomes the 9th League in Sorare’s Fantasy Football Game

America’s top tier of football (or soccer), the MLS, have penned a multi-year deal with renowned football trading card NFT platform, ‘Sorare’.

OpenSea Integrate Solana NFTs in Heavy Hitting Team-Up

OpenSea has officially announced that it will be integrating Solana NFTs onto its platform.

Upwards of $600 Million Stolen From Axie Infinity’s Ronin Network

Around $615 million (173,600 ETH and $25.5 million) has been stolen from Ronin Network, the digital ledger that powers the ever-popular Axie Infinity blockchain gaming ecosystem.

Bored and Mutant Ape Mysteriously Sell For a Collective Amount of $140

A crypto wallet going by the name of ‘cchan’ has sold a $350,000-valued Bored Ape for 115 DAI ($115), as well as a Mutant Ape NFT for 25 DAI ($25).

South Pacific Island to Become the World’s First Crypto Capital

The region’s ministry of finance has given the green light for developers to begin transforming the island into a ‘crypto paradise,’ where NFTs will govern who can live there.

'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' May Release Upcoming NFT Set

The crime-fighting reptilians of TV show ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ (TMNT) may be preparing to launch a solo NFT collection.

Gucci Rumoured to Have Purchased An Ethereum Name Service Domain

The Ethereum Name Service (ENS) domain ‘gucci.eth’ has been purchased for 12 ETH (over $36,000).

Reddit Hire Senior Backend Engineer in Anticipation of NFT Marketplace Launch

Online forum powerhouse Reddit have recently hired a Senior Backend Engineer, with rumours circulating that the new addition will help lead the platform's digital construction of its own NFT marketplace.

NFT of Nelson Mandela’s Arrest Warrant Sells at Auction for $130,000

The original warrant for Nelson Mandela’s arrest has sold at an auction on Momint NFT marketplace, for a whopping $130,000.

Song Writer to Sell Stake in Micheal Jackson Song Via an NFT

British songwriter ’Gil Cang’ is turning a portion of his stake in Micheal Jackson’s ‘Whatever Happens’ into an NFT.

Madonna Becomes the Latest Celeb to Purchase a Bored Ape

Madonna has inaugurated herself onto the Web3 stage through the acquisition of a Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) NFT.

Pair Arrested For Their Involvement in $1.1 Million Rug Pull

Two culprits charged with fraud and money laundering after shutting down their ‘Frosties’ NFT project after selling its 8,888 NFTs.

Diplo To Launch New Single as ‘Limited Digital Assets’ on Royal NFT Platform

Grammy-winning DJ Diplo will be releasing his new single on Polygon-powered and tokenised royalty site, Royal.

Tiffany & Co. Announce Web3 Landing Via Rocket Ship NFT PFP on Twitter

Tiffany & Co. has launched itself into the world of NFTs with the purchase of an NFT from the Tom Sachs: Rocket Factory NFT collection.

The NFL Implements New Blockchain Policies as Web3 Initiatives Multiply

As NFL franchises continue to expand their Web3 ambitions, the league's Business Ventures Committee have come together to make some alterations to its blockchain-related policies.

GameStop Launch Beta Version of Highly Anticipated NFT Marketplace

GameStop, the nostalgic haven for film and video game rentals, has officially released the beta version of its NFT marketplace.

Floyd Mayweather Announces ‘Mayweverse’ NFT Project

Floyd Mayweather’s latest bout with the crypto space sees him launch a new NFT collection and metaverse project called ‘Mayweverse’.

Opensea Adding Solana to Their Platform

OpenSea the leading NFT hosting platform for buying & selling NFTs implements Solana NFTs to its platform.

Community Vigilantes Help to Expose SkylinezNFT Alleged Rug Pull Intentions

A mod alleges that the P2E project they work for is a potential rug pull, with the founder stealing videos from an already existing game.

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Announce Crypto.com as its Official Sponsor

The world’s fastest growing cryptocurrency trading platform, Crypto.com, has been unveiled as the latest official sponsor of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.

Yuga Labs’ Inaugural Funding Round Raises $450 Million

Yuga Labs’ Inaugural Funding Round Raises $450 Million, Pushing The Company’s Overall Valuation to $4 Billion

TIME Magazine Onboard ApeCoin as a Payment Method for its Digital Subscription Service

Leading news and current affairs magazine TIME have announced its adoption of ApeCoin as a subscription payment method.

Multi-Million Dollar ‘NeoNexus’ Metaverse Project Ceases its Operations

The team behind metaverse project NeoNexus have pulled the plug on the project’s operations.

Adidas Originals Into The Metaverse x Sandbox - Season 2 Alpha Pass Giveaway

Adidas is hosting an ‘Adidas Originals Into The Metaverse x Sandbox - Season 2 Alpha Pass Giveaway,’ to celebrate the second season of the ever-popular metaverse platform.

Qantas Airline to Launch NFTs With Cost Saving Perks

Australia’s flagship aviation company Qantas have revealed its plans to release its own series of branded digital art collectibles later this year.

Universal Music Group Purchase $361,000 Bored Ape To Serve as its Virtual Band’s Manager

Universal Music Group’s (UMG) label 10:22PM have acquired Bored Ape #5537 for around $361,000. The NFT, which has been named ‘Manager Noët All,’ will be plunged into Web3 musical stardom from the offset, as she will act as the manager of ‘Kingship,’ the BAYC band which was formed by the label in November.

Yuga Labs Release Teaser Trailer for ApeCoin-Powered ‘Otherside’ Project

Yuga Labs has continued its rampant Web3 revolution through the release of a teaser trailer for a new project dubbed ‘Otherside’.

Zuckerberg Hints at the Soon Arrival of NFTs to Instagram

Mark Zuckerberg has said that Instagram will soon be launching NFT functionality on its platform.

HSBC Begins Virtual Construction of Sports Complex in The Sandbox

Following from JP Morgan’s launch of a lounge in Decentraland, HSBC becomes the latest mainstream financial service to dive into the metaverse, through its entrance into The Sandbox.

Bored Ape Yacht Club $100k Token

Bored Ape Yacht Club releases their newest addition to their ecosystem, the $APE token. Many are excited, but what does this mean for Bored Ape Yacht Club's future?

BAYC Owners 'Yuga Labs' Buys CryptoPunks and Meebits

March 11 saw Yuga Labs, the owners of the illustrious NFT collection Bored Ape Yacht Club, acquire two fellow industry-leading collections, CryptoPunks and Meebits.

TIME Magazine Release First-Ever NFT Magazine Issue (Starring Vitalik Buterin)

TIME Magazine are releasing the first-ever full magazine issue as an NFT.

NFT Utility Shines Through in World’s First Yacht NFT

The world’s first NFT yacht sold last week for a whopping $12 million, which serves as ownership to a brand-new, physical 110-foot vessel.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 25

A quick look at events in the NFT market over the weekend.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 22

A quick look at the NFT market over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 21

A brief and concise summary of events in the NFT market over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 19

A quick look at the NFT market over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 18

A quick look at events in the NFT market over the weekend.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 15

A brief and concise summary of the NFT market over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 14

A brief look at the NFT market over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 12

A quick look at events in the NFT space over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 11

A quick look at events in the NFT space over the weekend.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 8

A summary of events in the NFT market over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 7

A quick look at the NFT market over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 5

A quick look at events in the NFT market over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 4

A quick look at what happened in the NFT market over the weekend.

WGMI DAILY NEWS APRIL 1

A brief and concise summary of events in the NFT market over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS MARCH 31

A summary of events in the NFT market over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS MARCH 29

A look at the NFT market over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS MARCH 28

A brief summary of events in the NFT space over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS MARCH 25

A brief and concise summary of events in the NFT market over the last 24 hours.

WGMI DAILY NEWS MARCH 24

Yesterday saw a 15% increase in transaction volume on OpenSea, with nearly $80m traded.

WGMI DAILY NEWS MARCH 22

OpenSea daily trading volume continues to hold at around the $60m mark. Despite the minor uptick, transaction volume remains very slow.