"Axie Infinity" has taken both the video game and the NFT world by storm. Not only is the NFT side of the game looking to be very lucrative for those who invest, it does not hurt that the tokens are colorful and cute to look at as well, especially for those who appreciate them from an artistic point of view.
But you know what is the winning combination? When an adorable, colorful "Axie Infinity" token has a very, very high value. It's even better when the value of an axie, the term used for the digital pets in "Axie Infinity," ranks as one of the highest ever.
If you're wondering what the 10 most expensive "Axie Infinity" tokens are, keep scrolling for the list.
What are the 10 Most Expensive 'Axie Infinity' Tokens So Far?
These are the 10 most expensive "Axie Infinity" tokens as of press time, according to a ranking done by Coinranking.
Token ID: #1046
Issuance date: November 7, 2020
Sold for: $131,970 (9 months ago)
2. Axie #265
Token ID: #265
Issuance date: November 22, 2020
Sold for: $97,597.80 (8 months ago)
Token ID: #2655
Issuance date: November 23, 2020
Sold for: $96,116.80 (8 months ago)
Token ID: #2380
Issuance date: December 8, 2020
Sold for: $82,514.60 (8 months ago)
5. Axie #1330
Token ID: #1330
Issuance date: March 17, 2021
Sold for: $62,414.45 (4 months ago)
6. Axie #188
Token ID: #188
Issuance date: March 7, 2021
Sold for: $48,580.55 (5 months ago)
7. Axie #1268
Token ID: #1268
Issuance date: April 1, 2021
Sold for: $48,041.75 (4 months ago)
8. Axie #1548
Token ID: #1548
Issuance date: March 13, 2021
Sold for: $43,476.64 (5 months ago)
9. Axie #5505
Token ID: #5505
Issuance date: January 17, 2021
Sold for: $42,666.75 (6 months ago)
10. Axie #2262
Token ID: #2262
Issuance date: April 28, 2021
Sold for: $41,924.32
What is 'Axie Infinity'?
"Axie Infinity" is an NFT-based online video game released in 2018 by Vietnamese studio, Sky Mavis. It makes use of Ethereum-based cryptocurrency and is considered as the most expensive NFT collection so far.
In the game, players collect, breed, raise, and even trade and battle digital pets known as axies. Players should have at least three "Axie Infinity" tokens to play.
What is NFT?
NFT is otherwise known as non-fungible token. The fact that NFTs are non-fungible means that a token has a unique value and cannot be replaced with something else that has the same value, according to The Verge.
NFTs can be anything digital, including GIFs, memes, and video game skins. They more commonly come in the form of digital art. In fact, the technology behind NFTs have been used to sell digital art online.
Now you might have wondered what an NFT collection is when it was first mentioned earlier in this article. Think of it as any collection of art, shoes, games, anything. An NFT collection, which counts "Axie Infinity" as an example, is a collection of NFTs usually of the same design, theme, or designer.
An example of an NFT collection is the Campbell's NFT collection inspired by the brand's soup can label.
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Written by Isabella James