The Brazil and PSG superstar made another splash in the world of blockchain technology and NFTs this week with over $1 million in Bored Ape Yacht Club purchases. But that’s not the whole story. All-world footballer Neymar is a member of nine-time Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain. He’s a member of the legendary Brazil national […]
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Puma has filed trademarks indicating a move to the metaverse may be imminent. The metaverse may be about to welcome another powerhouse retail company. On Jan. 11, Puma filed a trademark that points toward the brand selling virtual goods. The trademark, as noted by trademark attorney Josh Gerben of Gerben Intellectual Property, reads: “Providing an interactive website and […]
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With the launch of a secondary marketplace for MLB NFTs, Candy Digital has entered the next stage of its evolution. A secondary market for officially licensed Major League Baseball NFTs is coming on Saturday and it’s safe to say that fans are ready. To the tune of $100 million. With nine-figures-worth of pre-listings of previously […]
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Digital collectible company Candy Digital is launching its Secondary Marketplace that will allow users to buy and sell previously released officially licensed Major League Baseball NFTs. Candy Digital Launches Secondary Marketplace
FCF’s blockchain-backed expansion follows a $40 million fundraising round led by Animoca Brands and Delphi Digital. Fan Controlled Football has announced the closing of a $40 million series A investment round led by Animoca Brands and Delphi Digital. Additional investors include Gemini Frontier Fund, 6th Man Ventures, executives at GoldenTree Asset Management, Jump Crypto, and […]
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Just over three weeks ago, Mike Dudas had an idea: Create a decentralized autonomous organization for golf enthusiasts, with the goal of raising funds to buy a golf course. It would be like a typical country club, but blockchain-based, allowing memb
As they near the end of a blockbuster year for NFTs that saw more than $10 billion in transaction volume, today’s NFT project developers are finding themselves facing an impasse — whether to chase today’s dollars or tomorrow’s users. Dapper Labs, maker of one of the yearR…
The word Metaverse became mainstream after Mark Zuckerberg renamed Facebook Inc to Meta, showing what's next for his company. Utah Jazz became the first professional team to embrace Metaverse with its…
This year has been filled with the little digital moments that few of us want as collectors’ items. Anniversaries go through shocks and adaptations that foreshadowed heartache, distress, monotony, and amorphous time. Over the past twelve months, the value of sport, even if not as essential as other parts of life, has been emphasized to […]
The National Football League (NFL) and Panini America, the exclusive trading card manufacturer of the NFL and the NFLPA, will launch the NFL’s first NFT Trading Card Packs beginning December 1. The NFL NFT Trading Card Packs provide fans with an additional engagement opportunity that combines the time-honored hobby of collecting trading cards with the … Continue reading "The NFL and Panini America to Launch First NFL NFT Trading Card Packs"
The announcement comes days before UFC 268: Usman vs. Covington 2 on Saturday night, the basis for the first NFT packs to come from the agreement. UFC and Crypto.com have announced a major expansion of their current partnership, which will bring exclusive UFC NFTs to the platform beginning on Thursday, according to a release. The […]
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The highly-anticipated Run It Back packs finally dropped this off-season and NBA Top Shot certainly did not disappoint. Out of the 51 Rare plays that hit the Marketplace last month, here is our best five (in no particular order).
LISBON (Reuters) -Non-fungible token (NFT) firms need to engage with regulators and share what they are doing, blockchain-based fantasy soccer startup Sorare's chief executive said on Tuesday, acknowledging that users need some protection. Sorare, whose latest $680 million funding round was led by Japan's Softbank, is itself under investigation by the UK Gambling Commission to assess whether its game - where users play with encrypted digital soccer tokens they can buy and sell - amounts to gambling. "We need to engage with all the regulators, share what we are doing," Sorare CEO Nicolas Julia told Reuters at Lisbon's Web Summit.
The NBA Season is up and running and with that, we are a few weeks away from officially welcoming an all-new series on NBA Top Shot. Here’s a quick run through for Top Shot’s initial roadmap for Series 3.
Top Shot has come a long way since Series 1, and with that have come a multitude of changes. One change we saw between Series 1 and Series 2 is the reduction of new sets, but also new Top Shot sets coming to the platform. Less sets was a bit ironic, considering the number ofContinue reading “3 Top Shot Sets That Should Come Back in Series 3”
The highly-anticipated Run It Back set is dropping in a few days and the whole NBA Top Shot community is going nuts. This newest Rare pack will surely be capping off this wild summer and, as expected, it's about to be HUGE.
The throwback party continues as NBA Top Shot releases an all-new Archive Set. As part of the massive Run It Back Pack drop happening next week, this new Common set will go hand-in-hand with the Rare RIB sets within the Top Shot universe.
With a Bundesliga partnership announced Wednesday, Sorare is taking a step on Top Shot’s turf. In 2022 the France-based fantasy NFT startup will sell collectible digital video moments from 36 Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 teams. Sorare separates itself by offering collectors the ability to use their NFTs in fantasy sports contests for real money. The […]
Dapper Labs CEO, Roham Gharegozlou, recently paid a visit to the Nine Lives Lounge (NLL) to discuss and answer questions around the present and future of Dapper Labs, including the new partnership with the NFL.
The gridiron is finally hitting the blockchain as NFL formalized their own NFT project with Dapper Labs, in association with the NFLPA. Just like NBA Top Shot, this NFL project aims to mint and create digital videos called Moments which users can buy, sell, and trade through its own website.