Bored Wukong, an NFT project launched in China, is accused of plagiarising the well-known Bored Ape Yacht Club. Photo: NFTCN/Bored Wukong
Bored Wukong, an NFT project launched in China, is accused of plagiarising the well-known Bored Ape Yacht Club. Photo: NFTCN/Bored Wukong
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A Bored Ape with Chinese characteristics? Bored Wukong accused of copycat NFT avatars

  • Critics say Bored Wukong, a collection of NFT avatars based on the legendary Monkey King, bears a strong resemblance to Bored Apes
  • Bored Wukong’s creator denies the accusation by invoking examples of celebrities who look alike

Bored Wukong, an NFT project launched in China, is accused of plagiarising the well-known Bored Ape Yacht Club. Photo: NFTCN/Bored Wukong
Bored Wukong, an NFT project launched in China, is accused of plagiarising the well-known Bored Ape Yacht Club. Photo: NFTCN/Bored Wukong
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