What’s good within the hood, of us? I will inform you what. Right this moment we’re joined by Creepleton — founding father of Daddy Longnecks NFT.
Earlier than creating his NFT collections, he was a retail retailer proprietor however could not survive throughout Covid and was pressured to close down, so he devoted the previous 2 years to curating and creating his collections
Chris: Daddy Longnecks are works of digital artwork. These tokens are half human and half, a creation of sunshine. Please assist us delve extra into the story of the creation and improvement of the NFTs.
Creepleton: I’ve been creating digital artwork on MS paint for over 20 years however it was only a ardour and I by no means did it with any actual goal. When my retailer shut down, I used to be not capable of finding first rate work and have needed to do odd jobs since. When NFT’s grew to become extra in style, I made a decision that if I might make a dwelling doing the factor I liked, than the chance was value it. I took a mortgage so I might totally dedicate myself to this undertaking. I spent the primary yr curating and minting outdated items I had created over the previous decade(something earlier than 2012 was misplaced), as soon as I lastly completed with my outdated work, I made a decision that I used to be going to make a collectible assortment with distinctive traits, impressed by my artwork and “Creepletons”, that are the unique or “ancestors” of Daddy Longnecks. I then devoted the following 8 months to creating this model new assortment, nonetheless hand-drawn and every particular person NFT distinctive and created from scratch
Chris: Additionally, we learn that the holders would obtain airdrops and different Creepleton bonuses. How do the holders entitle themselves to those advantages? What number of tokens do they primarily have to carry to turn into a recipient of those airdrops and advantages?
Creepleton: To recieve advantages, you simply should personal one Daddy Longeck, you possibly can personal as a lot as youd like , however so long as you have got one than you’ll recieve the bonuses.
Chris: The tokens are solely 1000 in quantity. What are the distinctive traits and options that set every considered one of them as a singular NFT within the Metaverse?
Creepleton: Generally, the NFT itself is exclusive because it’s like an unique artwork piece, hand drawn and, although some Daddy Longnecks could have related traits , ( hair, eyes, facial hair, and so forth.) not one appears like one other. There’s solely 1000 as a result of 10k would of taken me 5 years lol. The time that goes into every NFT is greater than some individuals assume. Hand drawing utilizing your finger and the scroll pad is troublesome sufficient for most individuals however than to individually pixel each pixel for the polished look, is extra time consuming than the drawing itself. It is why this assortment is exclusive, it isn’t a conventional collectible assortment with a base and than diferent equipment randomly disbursed by a software program, nonetheless cool do not get me incorrect , however every collectible on this assortment is hand drawn and each pixel positioned to create a singular, considered one of a sort NFT.
Chris: Moreover, what’s the base worth for the token? How can the customers purchase the NFTs? Please state the steps of buy explicitly.
Creepleton: Base worth is 0.03 ETH, A consumer should purchase a Daddy Longneck by OpenSea. As soon as bought, you’ll recieve the Daddy Longneck, and I’ll instantly begin working in your first Airdrop.
Chris: Furthermore, when is the token drop? What number of tokens can a consumer purchase in a single transaction? Do you have got a restrict to the variety of tokens that may be held by a single consumer?
Creepleton: Daddy Longnecks are on sale presently, the token drop was a number of days in the past. I feel Opensea solely permits one merchandise to be bought however a consumer can maintain as a lot Daddy Longnecks as they need.
Chris: Together with this, assist us perceive the group group behind Daddy Longnecks NFT. How does every one of many members contribute to the event of the token?
Creepleton: I’m presently the one one engaged on this undertaking. I create the artwork, curate and mint, and do one of the best I can to promote it.(which has been my weak space lol)
Chris: Earlier than closing, do share among the future plans for the Daddy Longnecks NFT. Do you have got plans to usher in a mech retailer within the close to future?
Creepleton: I’ve a really long-term imaginative and prescient for this undertaking. I do not need to do anything however this and I’ll contiously dedicate my time to rising and growing this undertaking within the Web3 house. I hope to develop into way more than only a distinctive NFT assortment. I need to develop this right into a neighborhood the place ,all who’re half , will develop with the undertaking. I plan and hope to develop as a model with merch, occasions, and a way more concerned prescence in web3 utility. Unsure what the longer term holds, however nobody is extra motivated and commited to rising this undertaking. Generally the highway equals the map.