• Nike’s Web3 subsidiary RTFKT is releasing physical NFT shoes in April 2023.
• The collection features accessories designed by Takashi Murakami, as well as 3D NFTs available on the secondary market.
• The minting event will be open to all RTFKT holders who own a pre-forge Clone X NFT.
Nike’s Physical Air Force 1 NFT Shoes
American athletic wear giant Nike is set to release a special edition of the iconic Nike Air Force 1 sneaker on 24th April 2023 through their Web3 subsidiary RTFKT. This minting event will be open to all RTFKT holders who own a pre-forge Clone X NFT.
Takashi Murakami Accessories and 3D NFTs
The collection features exclusively designed hoodies, sneakers, and t-shirts by Takashi Murakami, the famed Japanese designer. Besides, Murakami’s signature art NFT wearables cost significantly less than Nike’s virtual kicks with his animated Drip t-shirt going for 0.085 ETH, while Murakami Drip cap is priced at just 0.07 ETH, totaling $125.69 at the time of publication. These collectibles don’t include a forging pass for the upcoming event but will be compatible with avatars on multiple metaverses to use the Murakami NFTs as wearables across platforms.
How To Participate in The Minting Event
To claim these physical shoes, enthusiasts have to purchase a 3D NFT capsule featuring the color of their choice from OpenSea before 8th May 2023. For example, the RTFKT x Nike Air Force 1 – Robot NFT costs 0.21 Ethereum (ETH), currently the cheapest on OpenSea with each color theme ranging from $400 – $500 collectively including hoodies and t-shirts from Takashi Murakami designs range in prices significantly lower than that of Nike’s virtual kicks..
Features of The Shoes
The ‚Forge The Future‘ minting event offers real life rewards for its participants with features like haptic feedback, auto-lacing, and enhanced lightning on the iconic Air Force 1 sneakers as well as other exclusive accessories from Takashi Murakami designs making it an exciting experience to look forward to!
With this pioneering hybrid sneaker out soon, it looks like web3 fashion industry is taking off faster than ever with global giants setting up shopin this new digital space! Whether you’re looking for a pair of stylishly designed sneakers or an accessory designed by one of Japan’s most renowned artists there’s something here for everyone so make sure you don’t miss out your chance to get hold of these limited edition items!