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Reddit NFT Sale Crosses $40M; Polygon Founder Reveals What’s Next

Reddit’s venture into the realm of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) on the Polygon blockchain has achieved a momentous milestone. Recent report reveals a surge in the sales and popularity of these unique tokens, propelling them into the limelight of the cryptocurrency space.

Reddit NFTs Thrive with $40M in Sales

The latest data unveiled by Dune Analytics presents an astonishing picture of the Reddit NFT market. The collective sales of these NFTs have skyrocketed, surmounting an impressive $40,554,135. Notably, this surge is accompanied by a surge in Collectible Avatars, amassing a staggering 20.3 million transactions within a mere 24 hours.

Furthermore, the community of Reddit NFT holders has surged to surpass the 16 million mark, a testament to the growing interest and involvement in this unique digital ecosystem. Correspondingly, the cumulative market capitalization of these Collectible Avatars is now poised to breach the $100 million threshold.

Insights into Reddit NFT Landscape

Delving deeper into the data showcased on the Dune Analytics dashboard, the Gen 4 collections of Reddit NFTs have charted a remarkable journey. With a combined primary sales volume of $856,190 and an impressive holder count of 12,854, these collections are defining a new era in digital ownership. In a span of just 24 hours, the Gen 4 NFTs have witnessed over 200 transactions, cumulatively valued at an impressive $6,200. Simultaneously, the Gen 3 collections have notched cumulative sales surpassing $3 million, boasting a substantial holder count of 41,684.

Polygon Founder’s Vision for the Future

Sandeep Nailwal, the visionary founder behind the Polygon blockchain, has taken note of the burgeoning success of the Reddit NFTs. Utilizing the X platform (formerly known as Twitter), Nailwal expressed his sentiments about the trajectory Polygon is embarking on. He emphasized that while the growth may appear gradual, it undoubtedly signifies undeniable progress.

In Nailwal’s words, “Polygon ecosystem’s mainstream products are silently reaching ‘magic inflection points of growth, be it Reddit Avatars, DraftKings NFTs, or Nike dotSWOOSH. Many others lined up too. Soon AAA gaming too. Slowly but surely, fam!” The reference to “AAA gaming” alludes to high-budget gaming titles, hinting at Polygon’s forthcoming expansion to host major AAA gaming ventures.

The intersection of Reddit’s vibrant online community and the world of NFTs on the Polygon blockchain has led to unprecedented growth and success. The figures presented in the 23pds report not only underscore the financial achievements but also illuminate the potential for significant expansion in the digital realm, with the promise of revolutionary AAA gaming experiences on the horizon.


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