21 ETH NFT sacrificed in Game Of Thrones-like fire ceremony
We are All Going to Die became the topic of conversation this week after it paid someone to burn a Mutant Ape. The Ape was worth 21 ETH ($36,597 at the time) and the stunt caused confusion, laughter and anger as people tried to figure out why it happened. As with other new collections that seem to have no purpose, the story behind the burn may just be that: a good story to tell.
- On June 6th, We are All Going to Die offered to repay people who burned their NFTs.
- One member of the community burned a Mutant Ape to a burn wallet and the story gained a lot of traction online.
- Using the NFT Explorer, we can see that We are All Going to Die is performing well for a collection that came quickly, from nowhere.
A sense of nihilism has set into the NFT world. Ever since Terra collapsed and the Goblins turned up, there’s been an end-of-days vibe across many web3 communities. Perhaps seeing that the old ways no…