It looks like the next major brand to drop on WAX is the MLB.
A rumor was circulating on Twitter that appears to confirm a new account made by the official Topps account on WAX.io.
Standard packs will be pre-minted with 6 cards for $5, while Premium packs will be pre-minted with 45 cards for $100.
Standard Pack drop chances:
- Common: 78.11%
- Uncommon: 16.67%
- Rare: 4.17%
- Super Rare: 0.83%
- Epic: 0.22%
Premium Pack Drop Chances:
Contains Pack Exclusives!
- Common: 59.40%
- Uncommon: 22.22%
- Rare: 11.11%
- Super Rare: 2.22%
- Epic: 0.56%
- Epic Exclusive: 4.44%
- Legendary Exclusive: 0.04%
Topps has previously launched Garbage Pail Kids which even had physical boxes that came with an NFT you could claim in digital format.
The GPK account is “gpk.topps” which seems to confirm the format for MLB.
This screenshot shows “MLB” as a sub brand on the topps main account:
Given the explosion of demand for NFTs and the recent success of WAX launches in general, Topps could continue to capitalize on one of their most popular offerings of all time – MLB trading cards.
Ecomi recently announced that the NFL will be a partner through the NFLPA, so we could finally be seeing major sports brands go all in on NFTs.
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