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Let’s face it: The NFT space moves really fast. In the metaverse things can change so quickly that a week could be as long as one month.
Don’t get us wrong — the merrier, the more people onboarded into the space. But because of the constant influx of great art and ideas, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to keep up with all the news, launches, and general happenings.
Well, you can put the days of endless Twitter and Discord scrolling behind you as we pull together a weekly list of upcoming NFT drops you don’t want to miss. Here’s what to look out for this week.
Who: “We are artists and builders in the space since 2017. We’re anon for now. But you’d know us,”The team has told nft Now.
What:Imagine it as memecoins, but with pictures. Adorable little pixel art image NFTs of the characters Crypto Twitter loves to hate—beginning with Gary Gensler, with more in the pipeline—can be batch minted and burned in their hundreds, with prices on a bonding curve and each unique image with its own rarity. Gary with a dickbutt is especially delightful. Batch mint, and burn, a lot—and keep the rares—with a few clicks.
The Main Characters App is available on Base and the mints and burns are very affordable.
When: The curtain will open on Monday, 12 February at 12pm EST.
Why: Although these are standard NFTs, the hybrid concept of them—memecoins with pictures—arrives at the perfect time, in context of the New ERC404 phenomenon.
Mercedes-Benz NXT – Superdackel
Who: Mercedes-Benz NXT
What:Free mint featuring digital collectibles in homage to “Wackeldackel”Mercedes-Benz and Superplastic debuted a nodding dog dashboard toy at CES in 2014.
When: Phase 1 begins at 12 pm on 12 February. ET. Phase 2: Communities at 12 pm on February 13 ET. Phase 3: Public on February 14 at 12 pm. ET.
Why: Who doesn’t love a free mint? The Mercedes-Benz NXT Team has been cooking ever since partnering up with Now Media to create Gateway Miami. Plus Now Pass holders are included in Phase 2: Communities mint window — 100 spots on a first-come, first-served basis so act fast!
Marco Bonafe – Abstract PAInting
Who: Marco Bonafe
What:Marco seeded his first AI collection with his own photography, textures and reprocessed in Photoshop the works to create the finished work.
Where:On offer are 800 pieces of.3 SOL at a.3 SOL price. Metaplex.
When: Feb. 12. Presale begins 11 am EST. Public sale follows three hours later.
Why: The work is rigourous, consistent, visually pleasing, and a pleasure to look at. This drop is likely to be in high demand, as the vibrant SOL community has an art moment.
Agoria – Le Code d’Orsay
What: “Lumina”Live mint is free Musée d’Orsay
Where: Live minting taking place at Musée d’Orsay via fxhash.
When: Feb. 13 – March 10.
Why: Agoria has been a multidisciplinary artist, DJ and music producer who has been pushing for what he calls “biological generative art.” This partnership with Musée d’Orsay promises to be one of the focal points of NFT Paris, so it is not to be missed for those who are making the trip!
Rebecca Rose – Valentine’s Day Massacre
Who:Rebecca Rose is a well-known visual artist and collagist who consistently produces visually pleasing and technically flawless works.
What:SuperRare is auctioning a collection of 10 1/1s. Each 1 ETH. They’re awesome collages and they’re rigged for use in VR spaces!
When: Feb. 14 at 1 pm EST for RarePass holders and $RARE Stakers—24 hours later, open to the public.
Why: “10 new 1/1 cautionary tales of Tragic Love and Bad Dates are told through 3D-collaged animations and glb sculpts of VR-capable walk-through art installations,”Rose told nftnow.
Plutonium Fitzgerald and Krispare — Temporals
What: Temporals, a collection consisting of 222 AI fueled artworks created by the artists, will evolve in an unique way over the course of the next 512 day. They’re priced at .111 ETH.
When:Feb. 15, 12pm ET
Why: The works are beautiful and have an impressive visual variety—it will be intriguing to see how they evolve over time! The works have hit the evolution meta.Quantum Cats is a great example of a work that is evolving.) and the AI art meta for collectors.
Original content by nftnow.com – “Upcoming Drops: Feb. 12 — Feb. 18”
Read the complete article at https://nftnow.com/art/upcoming-drops-feb-12-18/