Card collecting is on the rise. Can crypto cash in on the momentum too?

Quick Take

  • Sportscard sales dropped nearly 80%, from $1 Billion in annual sales to roughly $200 million, but has rebounded back to $1 Billion in recent years
  • Logic, a popular rapper, recently purchased a mint-condition first edition holographic Charizard Pokemon card for $220,574.
  • Firms like Dapper Labs are seeing if the demand for physical collectibles can translate to the digital world
These days, some investors in the crypto world are shelling out thousands of dollars for what are, effectively, pixels and bits. If one was to look for a crowd that might identify with these non-fungible token (NFT) buyers, it’s card collectors. The reason: they know it’s not about the materials in the card but the […]

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