Bored Ape Yacht Club launches $APE coin starting on March 17, 8:30 AM ET, first for owners of Bored Apes, Mutant Apes, Bored Kennel dogs and then public sale

The Bored Ape Yacht Club is entering the next stage of its development. It is launching the much anticipated $APE coin starting on March 17, 8:30 am ET for owners of Bored Apes, Mutant Apes, and any such owners who also have Bored Kennel dogs. Dogs alone are not entitled to $APE. The $APE entitles…

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BUCKLE UP: Rumors swirl about expected Bored Ape coin $APE, plus BAYC sales of virtual land with Animoca Brands

Just four days after Yuga Labs announced it acquired the IP rights to the legendary CryptoPunks, The Block is reporting details from a “pitch deck” Yuga circulated to investors. Gordon Goner, though, a co-founder of the Bored Ape Yacht Club, said the pitch deck was old.  The Block reported the following details: “an ‘in-game app…

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NFT BOMBSHELL: Larva Labs sells IP rights to CryptoPunks, Meebits to Yuga Labs, creator of Bored Ape Yacht Club, which plans to give unlimited commercial rights to CryptoPunks owners

In stunning news that was rumored yesterday, the two biggest startups in creating NFTs — Larva Labs the creator of the CryptoPunks and Yuga Labs the creator of the Bored Ape Yacht Club — both announced that Yuga had acquired the intellectual property to Larva’s CryptoPunks and Meebits. The deal involves the two biggest and…

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NFTs turned into movies: are NFTs the next tent-poles or franchises for Hollywood?

Decrypt reports upcoming movies developed from NFT collections. They are: Movies in the pipeline Yam Karkai’s World of Women, with Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine. Micah Johnson’s Aku, the story of a black boy who wants to become an astronaut. Ben Mauro’s NFT comic book Huxley, with Marvel producer Ari Arad. Question marks: CryptoPunks by Larva…

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Justin Bieber reveals Lonely Bored Ape with lyrics from his song

Justin Bieber recently bought a Bored Ape for 500ETH or $1.3M. Some people were scratching their heads because they thought Bieber overpaid for a floor ape. Well, if you have money like Bieber, shelling out more money is a true flex. And Bieber finally revealed his Bored Ape on Instagram, with lyrics from his song…

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The Bieber effect: Justin Bieber buys Alien Fren #8591 NFT, sparking spike in floor price nearing 3 ETH, after buying Bored Ape for 500 ETH

It was bound to happen: we predicted Justin Bieber would “ape in” to the Bored Ape Yacht Club. He did so shelling out 500 ETH in a true flex. But he also bought an Alien Fren for 2 ETH, which caused a spike in the floor price for the collection, which is nearing 3 ETH.…

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Gwyneth Paltrow joins Bored Ape Yacht Club and reveals animated Bored Ape with blonde hair

We’re finally seeing more women celebrities join the Bored Ape Yacht Club. Earlier in the week, Paris Hilton announced on Jimmy Fallon that she had purchased a red Bored Ape. Yesterday, Gwyneth Paltrow revealed her Bored Ape in an animation in which the Bored Ape has blonde hair added. Kevin Hart also announced his purchase…

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Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) will transfer all IP to Bored Ape owners. Say what?!

Not a day goes by in the NFT world without something mind-blowing. I’ve been blown away so much by a message from Yuga Labs, the creator of the Bored Ape Yacht Club, from January 3 that I’ve taken this long to write about it. As many of my readers know, back in November 2021, I…

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Video Paris Hilton announces joining Bored Ape Yacht Club on Jimmy Fallon, another Bored Ape member. Hilton gifts NFTs to entire audience.

Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) continues its absolute torrid bull run, even as cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin, and stocks have tanked into correction territory. Tonight, Paris Hilton, an early adopter and eloquent advocate for NFTs, unveiled her Bored Ape on Jimmy Fallon’s show. Fallon himself is a Bored Ape owner. Fallon showed his with Hilton’s. Meanwhile, the…

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Snoop Dogg wants to join advisory board for Bored Ape Yacht Club and “elevate this game to tha next level”

Not a day goes by without more Bored Ape news! Yesterday, Serena Williams and Neymar both revealed their joining the Bored Ape Yacht Club, each sporting their own pink Bored Ape (click here for our coverage). And that was on the same day that BAYC unveiled its new Mutants v. Apes game! Well, today, Snoop…

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