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NFTs Booming: Land Sales, Digital Art and $1.2 Million CryptoPunks — Play to Earn #60

This week: Gala Games, Animoca Brands, The Sandbox, F1 Delta Time and more!

This has been a big week for the blockchain industry and Play to Earn. Not only did we announce the first sponsor for our upcoming event, we’ve also announced when the second Play to Earn Game Festival will take place. At the same time the blockchain space is seeing tremendous growth, from bitcoin reaching a valuation of $50.000 to NBA Top Shot appealing to mainstream users. At the same CryptoPunks keeps pumping in value, as we saw a new record sale this week. Did you know that the popularity of the word NFT reached its highest points ever on Google? These are very bullish signals for the months ahead, and exciting times!Robert Hoogendoorn

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🥳 Gala Games x Play to Earn Game Festival

Really kicking this newsletter off with our own news: Gala Games is the main sponsor for the Play to Earn Game Festival at the end of March. ▶▶▶ Read more

💰 CryptoPunks NFT Sold for $1.2 Million

Another week, another record for Cryptopunks. An ape punk sold for $1.2 MILLION, while the seller acquired it three years ago for 645 dollars. Now that’s an amazing return on your investment. Cryptopunks are the real OGs in the NFT space, and that explains the value they have been gaining in recent weeks. ▶▶▶ Read more

🦋 Animoca Moves Free-to-Play into Play-to-Earn

Animoca Brands is currently one of the leading companies in the blockchain gaming space. However, their roots are in traditional gaming, and especially mobile games. They will now use their existing mobile games, and making them into play-to-earn games with blockchain functionalities. ▶▶▶ Read more

🎨 Christie’s Accepts ETH for Beeple Art Auction

Something amazing is happening in the crypto art space. Auction house Christie’s will auction an art NFT by Mike Winkelmann a.k.a. Beeple. And for the first time in their 250 year history, Christie’s will accept bids in ETH. ▶▶▶ Read more

🏙 The Sandbox Land Sale Made $1.49 Million

The Sandbox organized their first public sale and made $1.49 million from it. In total 1200 premium lands sold out in 20 minutes, while the nine auctions ended on Saturday. ▶▶▶ Read more

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