YouTube star Logan Paul just sold $3.5 million worth of crypto-backed digital art in less than 24 hours.
Paul is collaborating with Bondly, a decentralized product in the Polkadot ecosystem, to create his own line of Pokemon-inspired non-fungible tokens (NFTs).
NFTs feature identifying data in their smart contracts that make each one unique, which means that one NFT cannot be directly replaced by another and no two are alike.
On the first day of sales, Paul sold 1,772 of his NFTs priced at 1 ETH each, totaling $3,540,456 in revenue.
Paul’s NFT art was sold through the BONDSwap (BSWAP) market, a trading portal that can perform over-the-counter (OTC) transactions on chat apps or social media platforms, and between any blockchains.
Non-fungible tokens have been picking up steam in past months, and Logan Paul might not be the last celebrity to come out with their own collectible NFTs.
Cardano creator and Ethereum co-founder Charles Hoskinson said in a recent video stream that he would love to get rock legend and Cardano supporter Gene Simmons from KISS to do an NFT.
“I’d love to talk with his people at some point about non-fungible tokens given that he sells so many collectibles and themed stuff, and branded stuff. It makes a lot of sense to test out Mary using his things…”Don't Miss a Beat – Subscribe to get email alerts delivered directly to your inbox
Check Price Action
Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Telegram
Surf The Daily Hodl Mix
Disclaimer: Opinions expressed at The Daily Hodl are not investment advice. Investors should do their due diligence before making any high-risk investments in Bitcoin, cryptocurrency or digital assets. Please be advised that your transfers and trades are at your own risk, and any loses you may incur are your responsibility. The Daily Hodl does not recommend the buying or selling of any cryptocurrencies or digital assets, nor is The Daily Hodl an investment advisor. Please note that The Daily Hodl participates in affiliate marketing.
Featured Image: Shutterstock/GrandeDuc