eBay Partner With OneOf to Launch NFT Collection

Global e-commerce platform eBay launching NFT collection, partnered with green NFT platform OneOf. According to a press release on Monday, eBay’s “Genesis” non-fungible token collection will feature 3D and animated interpretations of iconic athletes taken from Sports Illustrated covers over the years.

 The prices of the NFTs range from $10 to $1,500, available to purchase via the same payment method as the platform’s physical items.  First collaborative series will feature Canadian hockey legend Wayne Gretzky.

“Forty years ago, I was grateful to be on the cover of Sports Illustrated, it was a monumental moment in my life,” says Wayne Gretzky, Sportsman of the Year. “I’m honored to bring this collectible experience to my hockey fans who have followed my career for decades.”

The collection includes thirteen limited-edition digital collectibles as green, gold, platinum, and diamond tier NFTs.  There are up to 299 editions available in the green tier where only 15 editions are available in the diamond tier. 

Wayne Gretzky: The Great One NFT, Diamond Tier. Source: eBay

“We are excited to partner with eBay, the largest and most trusted e-commerce platform in the world, to introduce NFTs and the power of the blockchain to eBay’s community of enthusiasts through a dynamic, user-friendly experience,” said Lin Dai, CEO, OneOf. “You don’t have to be a crypto expert to buy, sell, and collect NFTs. OneOf and eBay are bringing transformative Web3 technology to the next 100M non-crypto-native mass consumers.”