Marketplace of OKX exchange has just announced the launch of the first Bitcoin Ordinal NFT collection, becoming the next big player to welcome this trend.
According to the announcement, OKX’s newly listed collection called Bitcoin Punks has been verified by the exchange and can be withdrawn to BTC wallets through EmblemVault.
📢 Hey folks, you can buy VERIFIED Bitcoin Ordinals NFT Collection @Bitcoin_Punks_ on #OKX NFT!
✅ Verified on-chain authenticity
✅ Purchase in $ETH or other ERC20 tokens
✅ More secure and convenient
Go trade 👉https://t.co/E4qCltuv8u pic.twitter.com/ulPcJBhY5M
— OKX Web3 (NFT & Wallet & DeFi) (@okxweb3) March 6, 2023
Bitcoin Punks is considered the perfect “dupe” of CryptoPunks – one of the best-selling NFT collections originating on Ethereum. The collection includes 10,000 unique pieces with unique characteristics and rarity. Users can place orders or trade with ETH or other ERC20 tokens.
OKX expects through Bitcoin Punks to attract a lot of attention from crypto enthusiasts, investors and collectors. As of the time of writing, there are currently 1,500 owners Bitcoin Punks, with a floor price of 1.2 ETH ($1,870) and a total trading volume of about 5,440 ETH.
It can be seen that today’s move continues to be a bold move of OKX. Over the past time, the floor has been constantly transforming and developing. For example, work periodically issue Proof-of-Reserve user assets increase customer confidence, new blockchain launch arrive separate fund to compensate victims of Celestial price manipulation case. From that, OKX’s OKB exchange coin also went up like a “kite in the wind”.
In related developments, Yuga Labs – the father of a series of powerful NFTs holds its first Bitcoin NFT auction – TwelveFold from this morning (March 6).
According to one report recent of Galaxy Research, researchers analyzed the potential of Bitcoin NFT. There have been more than 200,000 Ordinals minted on Bitcoin since December 2022 and shows no sign of stopping. The market capitalization of Bitcoin NFT is estimated to reach $4.5 billion in 2025. Galaxy Research also forecasts that by the second quarter of 2025, the critical marketplace infrastructure to support NFT Bitcoin will be in full bloom.