A new type of non-fungible token is doing the rounds on Crypto Twitter. And it’s selling for 100s of ETH each.
Spend an hour on Crypto Twitter today and you’d likely run into mentions of “Hashmasks,” a strange, mystic card that looks like comic drawings made by a child.
Mystical. Mystical. Mystical. Abstract. Mirror. pic.twitter.com/VxzOMGY7aY
— Hashmasks (@TheHashmasks) February 2, 2021
But don’t end up assuming the prices just yet: They are being sold for as much as 100 ETH ($14,400) in some cases, not counting a token airdrop that was done to Hashmasks holders which has itself surged by tens of percents. So what are they anyway?
Hashmasks are a type of collectible art cards in the form of a non-fungible token (NFT). The latter, for the uninitiated, is a …