The 55,000-piece Otherdeed Metaverse plot opened on The Otherside, the Metaverse project of the world-famous NFT collection Bored Ape Yacht Club, was completely sold out within 3 hours after the start of sales.

According to the official Twitter account of the Otherside project, investors swept away all NFTs in the sale using only ApeCoin.

   "The Otherdeed NFT mint is sold out - we are awestruck at the demand shown tonight. Apes and Mutants, the opening of the 21-day claim period is being delayed until the price of gas drops to reasonable levels. We'll tweet when the claim opens."

BayC

In the sale, which was set as 305 ApeCoin as the NFT minting fee, approximately $5,800 per NFT was paid. A new record was set in this area with the sales of 16.7 million ApeCoins ($ 317 million) in total. During the sale, buyers had to pass KYC verification and pre-verify their cryptocurrency wallet on the project's website.

Side Meta

Thanks to the NFTs sold, the buyers were entitled to acquire land in the Otherside Metaverse universe. After the mint transactions made today, Bored Ape Yacht Club and Mutant Ape Yacht Club owners will be able to buy their land on the virtual universe free of charge for 21 days.

In the NFT sale attended by 27,000 users, all 55,000 Otherdeed NFTs were sold. The rest of the NFTs, which will be 100,000 in total, will be airdropped to BAYC and MAYC NFT collection owners.

OtherSide

During the long-awaited NFT sale, transaction fees on the Ethereum Blockchain rose to as high as 8,000 GWEI. During the sale, users on the Ethereum Blockchain paid a transaction fee of $ 172 million. This means that each buyer pays approximately $4,000 to $10,000 in transaction fees. Many users complaining of high transaction fees complained that they could not purchase NFT.