Non-functional token (NFT) sales were up 23.56% in the last week as $945.2 million was recorded on 15 different blockchains in the last seven days. Ethereum-based NFT sales jumped 29.16% over the seven days, collecting $863.2 million, or 91.32% of the $945.2 million. One particular collection of NFTs called Moonbirds accounted for the majority of NFT sales this week.
NFT sales were up sharply this week, volume boosted by Moonbirds sales
After a slight uptick in NFT sales last week, which were up 3.35% and collected $658.4 million in seven days, NFT sales improved significantly this week. On Monday, April 25, the seven-day cryptoslam.io figures showed that $945.2 million was reported. Total sales came from 15 different blockchains, and while Ethereum sales were the most dominant, NFT sales on Binance Smart Chain (BSC) jumped 39.95%, and Fantom sales jumped 31.05% this week.
The project that helped NFT sales this week was Moonbirds, even though Moonbirds seven-day statistics show the collection’s sales were down 40.58% from the previous week. Last week Moonbirds sales totaled about $165,080,212 among 1,309 buyers and 1,821 transactions. One particular Moonbirds sale, Moonbirds #2642, was sold for 350 ethers or more than $1 million at the time of settlement, which took place 24 hours ago on Opensea. Moreover, two other Moonbirds sold last week were very close to the $1 million mark.
Moonbirds #3904 sold for 305 ethers or $902K, and Moonbirds #5602 sold for 299 ethers or $885K. In fact, 11 of the 25 most expensive NFTs sold this week were Moonbirds NFTs. Meanwhile, the Mutant Ape Yacht Club (MAYC) had a very good week, as collection sales were up 267.20% in seven days. There were 787 buyers attending MAYC with 1,083 transactions and sales of about $104,446,603. Moreover, the Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) also posted a decent seven-day sales increase, up 231.31% from the previous week.
BAYC sales were $74,259,390 between 163 buyers and 233 transactions. Other notable NFT collections whose sales increased over the seven days include Murakamiflowers Seed, RTFKT MNLTH, Bored Ape Kennel Club (BAKC), Beanz, Clonex, Veefriends Series 2 and Cryptopunks. BAKC had a weekly sales increase of 764.95% and sales of over $32 million. This week, BAYC currently holds the most expensive floor price at 139 ether, followed by Proof Collective NFTs with a floor price of 118.5 ether.
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