A plot of land simply offered for over $30,000 within the Sandbox, that is over 3x the present flooring worth. The plot of land bought was an everyday plot, so it’s curious why there was such a excessive sale worth.
About this Sale and The Sandbox LAND
This sale notably stands out because it was an everyday piece of land. Nevertheless, wanting into additional element, it might make extra sense. The purchaser, who’s OpenSea you possibly can see right here, has a number of plots of land round it which they’ve beforehand bought.
It wasn’t listed on the market, so the unnamed purchaser needed to make sure that they obtained the land by placing in a big supply, which is a win for the vendor. It might even be good for the client, as they personal 9 plots of land close by, which may imply they open up a big enterprise, or construct a big home on The Sandbox sooner or later.
Usually, LAND gross sales in The Sandbox have elevated drastically over time. Even since October, the worth has risen from a mean of $1,200 per plot to now over $14,000 per plot. This development additionally matches with the expansion of their token, $SAND which went from $0.75 to over $4.5o in the identical time interval.
About The Sandbox
The Sandbox is a metaverse sport and platform which consists of 166,464 plots of land which can be found to buy for at least 3.2 ETH, which is $9900 on the time of writing.
The Sandbox, alongside Decentraland, have turn into the 2 greatest metaverse platforms to date, with Meta/Fb’s metaverse probably coming quickly. Some enormous manufacturers and celebrities have labored or supported The Sandbox to various ranges. These embrace Adidas, The Smurfs, Snoop Dogg and The Strolling Lifeless.
The Sandbox has grown an enormous viewers because the current development in NFTs which has been notably massive since Q1 of 2021. They’ve 730,000 followers on Twitter, making them one of many greatest NFT manufacturers by followers on the platform. Additionally, they’ve over 250,000 members on their Discord.
The sport has a governance token known as $LAND, which is what all the sport’s NFTs are paid with utilizing. The present worth of the coin is $4.75. It has beforehand reached an all-time excessive of $8.44 in late November of 2021.