The reports of Web3’s death are greatly exaggerated as this zombie Punk sprang to life on Monday and sold for an exuberant amount!
The NFT community is zooming this evening after Kevin Rose sold CryptoPunk #5066 to Wallet 0x26206Caca89D7047dAD7e3a15f18f0614A4b82D2 AKA Twitter User MattInversion for 857 Eth or $1,400,000 USD!
CryptoPunk #5066 is a three-attribute zombie type punk with an earring, a knitted cap, and a smile. Based on these traits, CryptoPunk #5066 is the 111th most punk CryptoPunk, according to Rarity Tools.
Following the sale, several CryptoPunks took to Twitter to comment “FREE” and congratulate Rose and MattInversion on the deal!
“What an awesome Zombie,” CryptoPunk holder Tycoon.Eth tweeted. “Congrats to @kevinrose and to the buyer, 0x262! This is their 2nd punk with a smile.”
After their undead purchase, MattInversion took to Twitter and thanked everyone who helped bring this deal to life.
“Thanks to you, bro,” MattInversion quoted tweeted. “And thanks to all parts who helped me with the deal. Thanks to Kevin to let me have this opportunity to hold it.”
The Bored Ape Gazette will continue to follow MattInversion and Rose and will let you know what they do next!