☕️ Mint TLDR - Sunday Recap #12
Juicy NFT, Social Token, and DAO news for the week of 11/22 🎉
What’s up Mint nation - happy Sunday! :)
Every Sunday, we’ll be issuing MINT TLDR, where we focus on our favorite stories around NFTs, social tokens, and DAOs.
You will find the coolest stories and biggest headlines here and easily digestible for you to enjoy with your morning coffee.
👇 Let’s dive in!👇
Christie’s will hold an auction on OpenSea. Interestingly, they are taking a different route than Sotheby’s, which opened its own marketplace titled Sotheby’s Metaverse. The auction will be open for browsing between December 1st and 3rd, and open for bids between December 4th and 7th. Some featured artists are Blake Kathryn, CyberKongz, DotPigeon, EtherRock, FriendsWithYou, Fvckrender. 👉 Read More
Macy’s is auctioning 10 NFTs based on its famous Thanksgiving Day Parade. The profits from the sale, as well as 10% of resales will go to Make-A-Wish Foundation. The auction ends in two days. 👉 Read More
Nouns now have a studio to utilize their IP and create a brand. NounsDAO is a unique project since it creates and auctions one NFT each day, and the funds from the sales go into a shared treasury that Nouns NFT holders make decisions about. NounsDAO will work with David Horvath to bring Nouns characters to Hollywood. 👉 Read More
SuperRare introduced tipping your favorite artists and collectors using their native token, $RARE. 👉 Read More
Rarible introduced a direct messaging feature that uses crypto wallet addresses. 👉 Read More
🚀 Social Tokens
Bonuz Market is a launchpad on Solana focused on celebrity and brand token launches. They help creators to engage with their fans with web3 tools by creating channels for exclusive content access and other benefits. 👉 Read More
$ECHOKE is a social token on BSC that provides access to giveaways, NFTs, festivals, exclusive merchandise, and other benefits. Launched by Omegoat Labs, ECHOKE token got its name from a slang the Nigerian Afrobeats artist Davido commonly uses, which later became a slang that means ‘pressure.’ 👉 Read More
ConstitutionDAO announced the project ran its course and accomplished what it tried to do: buying the U.S. Constitution. “We have determined that building and maintaining an ongoing project is not something that we as a core team are able to support, given the technical and administrative requirements of doing it properly,” said the team on Discord. They did make $PEOPLE tokens claimable depending on how much you contributed to the raise. $PEOPLE token is seeing all-time highs and trading around $0.11 at the time of writing. 👉 Read More
ConstitutionDAO is spurring a whole range of DAOs trying to buy stuff. Krause House is trying to buy an NBA team and has raised 1000 ETH ($4 million) via Mirror. WAGBAT! (We’re all going to buy a team) 👉 Read More
DuneDAO raised around $750k to buy the famous and rare copy of Jodorowsky’s Dune manuscript that consists of original drawings of the “greatest movie that was never made.” The movie, if made, would have Salvador Dalí as the emperor while Pink Floyd would have made the soundtrack. @Sobylife put $2 million to seal the deal, and the DAO managed to buy the book from Christie’s auction for $3.7 million. 👉 Read More
Only.One is a DAO focused on becoming the largest non-governmental ocean awareness, research, and protection resource. 👉 Read More
🐦 Twitter Threads Worth Reading
👹 Savage of the Week
Two largest metaverse land purchases happened this last week. First one sold for $2.4 million in Decentraland. Just a couple of days later, a new record was broken when a virtual land sold for $2.5 million in Axie Infinity.
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