Switzerland, November 3, 2021 — In Celebration of Casper’s third birthday, Casper Association, the nonprofit entity that oversees the ongoing evolution and decentralization of the Casper Network, announced today that it had received over 50,000 supporters interested in CasperPunks, a unique and rare collectible nonfungible token, or NFT, to be minted on the Casper blockchain.
Casper’s community initiative around NFTs is using its future-proof blockchain technology to mint the first unique and collectible CasperPunks NFTs. The CasperPunks NFTs are the first in a series of NFTs that will draw community support to raise awareness of Casper’s NFT technology while also, in the future, providing utility and benefits to the special holders. This could prelude with Casper becoming the home for innovative NFTs, NFT marketplace and NFT Gaming development.
In one of the most viral social campaigns in the last few weeks, Casper’s announcement that was entering the NFT space drew record support from the community and social media, where only 100 NFTs are to be minted for supporters.
(1/2) We are celebrating our 3rd birthday in spooky #NFT style 👻 by launching #CASPERPUNKS NFTs! 🎂— Casper (@Casper_Network) October 31, 2021
👀 All CasperPunks will be given away for free and will offer future benefits and utility to those that hodl one!https://t.co/uStjgOb7NI pic.twitter.com/22xiI9t9gd
“We are beyond grateful for the community support and excitement around our first NFT announcement,” said Steve Careaga or Casper Association Beast. “We have a lot of news that we will be announcing in the coming weeks on NFTs and we took this chance to celebrate our 3rd birthday with everyone.”
The Casper Network is the first live proof-of-stake blockchain built off the Casper CBC specification. Casper is designed to accelerate enterprise and developer adoption of blockchain technology today and evolve to meet user needs in the future.
The Casper Association is the nonprofit entity that oversees the ongoing evolution and decentralization of the Casper Network. The Casper Association is responsible for maintaining and supporting the open source resources around the core of the Casper Network and involving the community in its continued growth.
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The Casper Association is the nonprofit entity that oversees the ongoing evolution and decentralization of the Casper Network. It provides resources to help accelerate the adoption of Casper and its growing ecosystem of decentralized applications. To learn more, visit casper.network.