BREAKING: Yuga Labs Buying 10KTF; Beeple to Become Advisor

BREAKING: Yuga Labs Buying 10KTF; Beeple to Become Advisor

Yuga Labs is acquiring 10KTF collection parent company WENEW, according to a release Monday.

As part of the deal, digital artist Mike Winkelmann, known as Beeple, will join Yuga Labs as an advisor and WENEW CEO Michael FIgge will be Yuga Labs' chief content officer.

“Figge, Beeple, and the WENEW team have found a way to create a captivating serialized story for web3, while also managing to tap into the passion people have for their digital avatars and customization,” said Yuga Labs co-founder Greg Solano in the release. “Storytelling and world-building are foundational at Yuga and I’m thrilled that we get to work with the creative mind hive at WENEW in a much more robust way. The possibilities of what we can do together are endless.”

Details about the acquisition price were not released.

The 10KTF Twitter account posted images of its main character, Wagmi-san, picking up the bottle that most will recognize as the same one Bored Ape Yacht Club's Curtis drinks in the teaser video for the Otherside.



This is a developing story. Check back for more.

More about Bored Ape Yacht Club

Arguably the most successful NFT project, the Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC), is a collection of 10,000 uniquely generated bored apes that are stored on the Ethereum blockchain. Launched on April 23, Bored Ape Yacht Club had a mint price of 0.08 ETH and the collection sold out on April 30, 2021. Since its launch, the project has dropped multiple companion collections including Bored Ape Kennel Club, Mutant Ape Yacht Club, and Otherdeed for Otherside, and has helped onboard a number of high profile and celebrity collectors to the NFT ecosystem.

At the time of publish, the Bored Ape Yacht Club floor price sits at 65.99 ETH, and has stayed relatively flat over the past 24 hours on 513 ETH volume of transactions. Over the last 30 days, 24 sharp wallets have sold 27 NFTs and 29 sharp wallets have bought 29 NFTs in the Bored Ape Yacht Club collection. Catch up on other recent Bored Ape Yacht Club news here.

Recent Bored Ape Yacht Club Sales

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