NFT & Blockchain Gaming Weekly (16/06/2023)

NFT artist FEWOCiOUS and Adidas team up for an NFT release. Ava Labs launches Avalanche Arcad3 for blockchain game integrations. Snoop Dogg launches NFT pass for upcoming concert tour.

Jun 16, 2023
Crypto.com NFT and Gaming

Chart of the Week

Blur has garnered up to 65% market share of the NFT trading volume in recent months, driven by its incentives and rewards programmes. Blur also unlocked 193 million tokens on 15 June 2023, which increased the token circulating supply by nearly 40%.

NFT Marketplaces Market Share

New Project Spotlight

NFT Collectibles

[COMING SOON] Puppetz – Burgeois Collection is a project by Sergi Tugas, an artist specialising in surrealism and concept art. Dropping on 19 June on Crypto.com NFT, it features 1,002 NFTs that are unique and rare Burgeois editions from the Puppetz collection.

Burgeois

[COMING SOON] Coloratura is a collection by Julian Frener, an artist who experiments with 3D shapes and designs. This drop features unique digital artworks inspired by the vibrant landscapes of rainbow mountains around the world. The collection goes live on Crypto.com NFT on 23 June.

Coloratura

Blockchain Games

[COMING SOON] Croskull has released an update to their roadmap. Upcoming projects in the roadmap include an auction system, a decentralised governance (DAO) system within the Croskull family, as well as new merchandise.

CROSkull update

[LIVE] Ballies has released a new game version, with a two-week testing competition where players can participate in bug reporting to win rewards. The available rewards include CRO, Ballies NFTs, as well as a selection of gear.

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NFT Metrics

The following table shows select top collections (by weekly sales volume on each platform) and a sample of their art:

PlatformCollectionSales Volume (USD)Floor Price 
(USD)
Sample
OpenSeaBored Ape Yacht Club$79,776,000
(+44%)
$76,500Image23 2
OpenSeaMutant Ape Yacht Club$23,268,000
(+56%)
$15,000Image22
Crypto.com NFTYUROSAKO$195,200
(—)
$30Image4 2
Crypto.com NFTLoaded Lions$124,900
(+51%)
$1,200Image24 1
MintedVVS Miner Mole$6,000
(-33%)
$140Image21 1
MintedMarbleVerse$5,600
(-22%)
$17Image5 2
PlatformOpenSea
CollectionBored Ape Yacht Club
Sales Volume (USD)$79,776,000
(+44%)
Floor Price 
(USD)
$76,500
SampleImage23 2
PlatformOpenSea
CollectionMutant Ape Yacht Club
Sales Volume (USD)$23,268,000
(+56%)
Floor Price 
(USD)
$15,000
SampleImage22
PlatformCrypto.com NFT
CollectionYUROSAKO
Sales Volume (USD)$195,200
(—)
Floor Price 
(USD)
$30
SampleImage4 2
PlatformCrypto.com NFT
CollectionLoaded Lions
Sales Volume (USD)$124,900
(+51%)
Floor Price 
(USD)
$1,200
SampleImage24 1
PlatformMinted
CollectionVVS Miner Mole
Sales Volume (USD)$6,000
(-33%)
Floor Price 
(USD)
$140
SampleImage21 1
PlatformMinted
CollectionMarbleVerse
Sales Volume (USD)$5,600
(-22%)
Floor Price 
(USD)
$17
SampleImage5 2
As of 16 Jun 2023 Sources: OpenSea, Minted, Crypto.com Research

Blockchain Game Metrics

The following table shows select top games by weekly Unique Active Wallets (UAW):

GameBlockchain(s)UAWVolumeLogo
Hippo Dash by GametaBNB Chain97K
(-2%)
$0.1KImage16 1
SplinterlandsHive, WAX76K
(-26%)
$1KImage9 1
IskraKlaytn, Ethereum50K
(-24%)
$7KImage5
Arc8 by GAMEEPolygon42K
(—)
$0.4KImage11 1
Axie InfinityRonin, Ethereum34K
(-6%)
$8.4MImage13
GameHippo Dash by Gameta
Blockchain(s)BNB Chain
UAW97K
(-2%)
Volume$0.1K
LogoImage16 1
GameSplinterlands
Blockchain(s)Hive, WAX
UAW76K
(-26%)
Volume$1K
LogoImage9 1
GameIskra
Blockchain(s)Klaytn, Ethereum
UAW50K
(-24%)
Volume$7K
LogoImage5
GameArc8 by GAMEE
Blockchain(s)Polygon
UAW42K
(—)
Volume$0.4K
LogoImage11 1
GameAxie Infinity
Blockchain(s)Ronin, Ethereum
UAW34K
(-6%)
Volume$8.4M
LogoImage13
As of 16 Jun 2023 Sources: DappRadar, Crypto.com Research

Gaming Token Performance

The total market cap for gaming tokens now stands at US$8.54 billion, down -18% from last week.

Gaming Top Gainers and Losers 16 Jun

News Highlights

  • NFT artist FEWOCiOUS and Adidas have teamed up on a new NFT release linked to real-life sneakers. The collection includes an NFT and a physical Adidas Originals Campus 00’s sneaker, and will launch on 22 June with a supply of 4,500 collectibles.
  • Ava Labs, the firm behind the Avalanche blockchain, has announced the launch of Avalanche Arcad3, a programme for traditional game developers to explore blockchain game integrations.
  • Rapper Snoop Dogg has launched the Snoop Dogg Passport, an NFT pass that unlocks access to exclusive content and opportunities related to his upcoming concert tour. Each NFT is minted on Arbitrum and is available for 0.025 ETH.
  • Puma has launched its 3D metaverse experience, Black Station. The metaverse is open to the public, and those with RB tokens airdropped to Puma Pass NFT holders can purchase a digital sneaker and claim two digital wearables.

Recent Research Reports

   
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Memes
 Research Roundup Newsletter [May 2023]: In our latest issue of Research Roundup, we feature trending market insights in May, charts of the month, and our latest research reports exploring memes — what makes them successful, their role in crypto and Web3, and the resurgence of meme mania.
 Alpha Navigator: Quest for Alpha [May 2023]: Asset classes mostly dipped in May and crypto remains the best performer YTD. US debt ceiling dispute defused. Interest rate decisions from multiple central banks in the coming month.
 The Evolution of Memes and What Makes Them Successful: What are memes, how have they evolved, and what makes them successful? We also explore the role they play in crypto and Web3, and what the future holds for memes.

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