The second week of 2023 has started, and we’re already witnessing upward trends for most of our NFT blue-chip projects.
With the market back on track, our favorite projects are ready to crush the year with new and exciting opportunities.
So take a moment to refresh, and let’s dive into this week’s NFT blue-chip power rankings!
1. BORED APE YACHT CLUB
As expected, BAYC remains at the top spot in our second weekly NFT blue-chip power rankings.
The leading project garnered a continuous increase in its sales volume and transactions since last week’s updates.
Even though we haven’t heard from Yuga Labs in a while, BAYC’s great run on the market has left its owners impressed.
As a result, the apes continue to be bullish and are proud of the project, flexing out their merchandise.
According to their latest roadmap, BAYC may release new mints soon, so stay tuned for more updates!
The current floor price of BAYC sits at 85.97 ETH.
Start the day with APE STYLE 😛😛 and of course hot wine! @yugalabs @BoredApeYC #mastribirraiumbri #bayc pic.twitter.com/dSRYgEW6Vy
— KIKIz.eth (@KIKIZinShanghai) January 9, 2023
2. MUTANT APE YACHT CLUB
BAYC’s second collection also defended its second place in our weekly power rankings.
Besides that, MAYC holders are excited for tomorrow’s biggest announcements from the project’s latest development.
Yuga Labs will release a new NFT collection once the second part of their roadmap drops on January 11th.
This gave an opportunity for new investors to ride on the journey with the apes and for holders to add new ones to their collections.
So get your wallets ready, and make sure to study and plan your strategy first before minting.
As of today, the floor price of MAYC is 19.68 ETH.
One week until the guide drops 📖 #JimmyTheMonkey #BAYC #MAYC #BAKC pic.twitter.com/J3MeMAoaMq
— Cosmo 🍌 (@Cosmo_886) January 4, 2023
Azuki reclaimed its third spot after a sweeping performance in the market.
Its sales volume and transactions have tripled over the past few days, which replaced CryptoPunks’ one-week reign.
Aside from that, an exciting event will happen for the web3 anime-inspired project as Shibuya, a well-renowned producer, will feature one of Azuki’s NFTs in an anime film.
The legendary Spirit Azuki is said to take part in the third chapter of “White Rabbit.” This gave their holders an idea about possible applications for their NFTs.
Because of this, holders are optimistic about the project’s direction as they can gain more opportunities with their artworks’ utilization.
Moreover, Azuki’s floor price is 16.6 ETH.
Excited to see @dingalingts' legendary Spirit Azuki in Chapter 3 of White Rabbit, the first series to launch on @shibuyaxyz. An interesting use case of Azuki character IP in the burgeoning world of community-driven entertainment. https://t.co/2hrYN92JCL pic.twitter.com/2ykrPX5QOU
— Azuki (@AzukiOfficial) January 6, 2023
CryptoPunks fell to fourth place in this week’s power rankings.
Furthermore, there have been no major updates to the project since the start of 2023.
However, despite its ongoing silence in the media, its community continues to make some noise, as they are thrilled with the project’s upcoming plans.
If you’re a holder, it’s a good time to be bullish, as we’re in it for the long haul.
Its floor price stands firm at 66.88 ETH.
CloneX has had a consistent run. For three weeks in a row, it has been in fifth place in our weekly rankings.
Aside from that, the founders recently created a new clone tools channel on their Discord.
With its release, creators can now access the beta of Clone Tools 2.0 before its public release.
Holders are stoked about the new opportunities that may arise from its development.
Additionally, the floor price of Clonex is 6.4 ETH.
New Clone Tools Channel on RTFKT Discord 🦾
Creators now have early access to beta Clone Tools 2.0 before final/public release 🛠
Leave feedback in the creators chat channels 🫂 pic.twitter.com/JH9RAxmGdl
— RTFKT Creators (@RTFKTcreators) January 9, 2023
Flash news for the flock: their favorite NFT project will transform into a global brand in no time.
Proof Collective, the team behind Moonbirds, has joined UnitedTalent in order to form larger partnerships with companies all over the world.
This gave holders a lot of new chances to show off their NFTs to other industries besides Web3.
With the project’s expansion, the birds feel confident about their collection and remain bullish about their NFTs’ upward course.
BR3AKING: Kevin Rose (@kevinrose) announces that @proof_xyz has signed with @unitedtalent to help transform @moonbirds into a global brand. pic.twitter.com/nBShQtuBNg
— Metav3rse (@themetav3rse) January 7, 2023
Aside from that, founders have also dropped a Grails Season III Mint Pass to twenty lucky Moonbird holders.
So if you’re feeling lucky, check your wallet now!
As of the moment, Moonbirds floor price is 9.39 ETH.
Stay Nested….and check your wallets. A Grails Season III Mint Pass has just been dropped to 20 lucky Moonbirds: 👇 pic.twitter.com/ZlLtMPoiQN
— Moonbirds (🦉, 🥃) (@moonbirds) January 9, 2023
Our weekly power rankings still have Doodles at the seventh spot, where it has been for a while.
The project also achieved a slight increase in sales volume and transactions from last week.
Moreover, its founders have posted a new video on their Twitter account.
Is it a clue about their upcoming developments in 2023? Or is there a new NFT collection for investors to mint on?
We’ll find out soon. So stay tuned!
Its current floor price sits at 7.35 ETH.
— doodles (@doodles) January 6, 2023
8. COOL CATS
Cool Cats rose to eighth place in this week’s blue-chip power rankings.
Besides that, there’s exciting news for the cats, as the founders have holiday gifts for their loyal holders.
Their catch-up event will happen later, at noon EST. Physical claims will also begin on January 11th at 12 p.m. EST.
See you there!
Cool Cats’ current floor price is 2.69 ETH.
Comic Holders! It's almost time to reveal your holiday gifts! We'll see you on Jan 10th at 12PM EST!
Physical claims will begin Jan 11th, 12PM EST and will run for 30 days! 🐦 pic.twitter.com/dufkoWqkSc
— Cool Cats (@coolcats) January 6, 2023
Meebits dropped to ninth place with a slight decrease in their sales volume and transactions.
This might be due to the project’s lack of news recently.
Nonetheless, the community is excited about the project’s plans for this year.
In addition, many holders have received physical posters from the project’s team.This made them special, and they are grateful for the project’s current undertakings.
Moreover, the floor price of Meebits is currently 3.75 ETH.
Gm. Am I doing this right? 👀
Thanks for the print @MeebitsNFTs @yugalabs 🤍 pic.twitter.com/GMlb6YE5JR
— MarcelStrelow.ethᵍᵐ (@MarcelStrelow) January 7, 2023
10. WORLD OF WOMEN
After weeks of hibernating in the market, the WOW NFT project has finally come out of its shell.
The project garnered huge sales volume and transactions in just a week.
Other than that, the founders have also created their new WOW Foundation website, which aims to make a positive impact on the community.
You can take part in their journey by joining their foundation’s Twitter account.
Holders are more grateful for the project as its founders have done a fantastic job making a good cause for the world.
Its current floor price stands at 20.5 ETH.
We've been working hard on the WoW Foundation website and it is finally live! 🎉
Follow our new twitter account @WoWFoundation_ & let's build together a more inclusive and vibrant metaverse 🌟
Learn more here 👇https://t.co/ltYX0wOoOZ pic.twitter.com/xsOQE2QRqj
— World of Women (@worldofwomennft) January 9, 2023
That’s how our top 10 NFT blue-chip projects have performed in this week’s NFT blue-chip power rankings assessments.
Will BAYC holders continue to reign in the space next week? Or will other projects replace it in its top spot?
Let’s see what happens in the following TMM power rankings! That’s a wrap, and stay tuned for more updates.