Nyan Cat, a meme that sold for more than half a million dollars. Photo: Nyan Cat/YouTube Nyan Cat, a meme that sold for more than half a million dollars. Photo: Nyan Cat/YouTube
Nyan Cat, a meme that sold for more than half a million dollars. Photo: Nyan Cat/YouTube
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Would you pay US$590,000 for a meme? Nyan Cat just sold for six figures worth of cryptocurrency, opening the door to even more expensive online NFT art sales

  • Chris Torres created the quirky flying space cat with a Pop-Tart for a body, released on YouTube in 2011
  • To celebrate the viral GIF’s 10th anniversary, Torres did a one-of-a-kind remastered version – that just sold for 300 Ether on crypto art platform Foundation

Topic |   internet memes
Nyan Cat, a meme that sold for more than half a million dollars. Photo: Nyan Cat/YouTube Nyan Cat, a meme that sold for more than half a million dollars. Photo: Nyan Cat/YouTube
Nyan Cat, a meme that sold for more than half a million dollars. Photo: Nyan Cat/YouTube
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