A sequel to the Pudgy Penguins, this NFT project has also garnered a lot of attention as the top trending project on Opensea this December.
Launched in 2021 by ColeThereum and three other friends, this collection has seen its merch on popular stores like Walmart and Amazon
The team from gmBlockchain further investigates, giving you the lowdown on everything you need to know about these pudgy cuties. So stick around and continue reading to find out more.
About Lil Pudgys
Lil Pudgys is an NFT collection based on Pudgy Penguins. It is a collection of 22,222 NFTs an avatar collection of 8,888 randomly generated penguins with unique attributes stored in the Ethereum blockchain.
These Lil Pudgys are uniquely generated and the first 8,888 NFTs were given to the holders of the Pudgy Penguins.
They are of Northern Descent, cute and adorable but still fierce, mighty, and allies in the battle against negativity.
Lil Pudgys Roadmap
In an AMA with the CEO, Luca Netz revealed that he strongly believes that Lil Pudgys will play a “huge role” in the Pudgy Penguins’ ecosystem as he envisions Lil Pudgys having their roadmap “catered to a younger demographic.
In this AMA session, there were talks about including merch such as hoodies, fancy hats, toys and other clothing accessories that involved Pudgys in the store.
On January 26th, 2023, the collection became cross-chain and was accessible on other chains like Arbitrum, Polygon, and BNB chain.
Also, Pudgy Penguins is utilizing soulTransport technology to issue Soulbound tokens to those who bridge their Lil Pudgy NFTs to different chains.
Lil Pudgys Utility?
With their unique traits and personalities, there’s a Lil Pudgy for everyone. Lil Pudgy holders receive exclusive access to experiences, events, IP licensing opportunities, and more.
There is no clear utility yet for Pudgy Penguins NFT other than being a tradable digital collectible. Like newer projects like Invisible Friends, Pudgy Penguins promotes digital artworks as a new digital asset in the metaverse.
People who are into collecting objects, such as trading cards or baseball cards, will find that Pudgy Penguins NFT offers the same purpose as no Pudgy Penguin is entirely the same.
The Creators of Lil Pudgys NFT
Meet the Pudgy Penguins team, a team of builders, thinkers, operators, and creators all unified with the purpose of excelling Pudgy Penguins into the fastest-growing web3 brand in the world.
The administrative team consists of:
- Luca Netz – CEO
- Lorenzo Melendez – PRESIDENT
- Austin – HEAD OF MARKETING
- Peter Lobanov – CCO
- Jennifer McGlone – CLO
- Vedant – HEAD OF STRATEGY
The rest of the team includes:
- Berko (Community Manager)
- Actually Agents (Community Spaces Lead)
- PPMCGHEE (Chief Meme Officer)
- TheChild (Community Safety Lead)
When to Mint Lil Pudgys?
The date of the first mint was Dec 19, 2021, with an average mint price of 0.02ETH and the highest mint price of 0.3ETH.
As of the time of writing, 11th Dec 2023, it has a floor price of 1.25ETH on the Opensea marketplace.
Lil Pudgys are ranked #26 in NFT Price Floor with a floor cap of 17,342 ETH. They have a listed ratio of 12.71% and a max supply of 21,279.
Where to Buy Lil Pudgys NFT?
If you missed the minting of Lil Pudgys, you can still buy one from the secondary market on Opensea.
Lil Pudgys can also be bought on NFT marketplaces such as Rarible, OKX, Opensea Pro Marketplace, Crypto.com Marketplace, LooksRare, and OKX.
With the upcoming rise in the trend of this NFT collection, the team at gmBlockchain predict an upward trajectory in the terms of value of this collection within the coming months.
This is not financial advice.