Exclusible, a fast-growing marketplace for luxury NFTs announced that it has sold out all its 25 private luxury NFT islands on The Sandbox.
Some of the notable buyers of the private islands include Paris Saint-Germain FC star Marco Verratti, eToro, former Victoria's Secret model Sara Sampaio, Swiss tennis star Stanislas “Stan” Wawrinka, Serbian tennis star Ana Ivanovic, FC Basel Shareholder Dan Holzmann, and FC Bayern Munich winger Kingsley Coman.
Exclusible was able to net 910 ETH out of the total sales, which is equivalent to $2.8 million as of the price of Ethereum on February 16, 2022.
The private islands NFTs
Exclusible’s private islands on ‘The Sandbox’ are of four different sizes with a variety of attributes like helipads, furniture/assets, private harbor, and possible exterior/interior customization. They are located in one of the primary Sandbox lands.
The last purchases of the 25 islands were exclusively limited to individuals that have at least 1 million social media followers.
After the sale, the Co-Founder and CEO of Exclusible Thibault Launay said:
“We are thrilled and humbled to receive such an explosive reception for our Exclusible Private Islands. Selling out our stock of islands in only two weeks demonstrates the high demand for exclusive metaverse assets and experiences. We strive to continue our mission in bringing unique experiences to the metaverse. I, with my Co-Founder Romain Girbal and everyone in the Exclusible team, thank all of our partners for believing in our vision as we work tirelessly to help them achieve their metaverse goals. Please look forward to all of our upcoming projects.”
The CEO of eToro Yoni Assia, Founder, and CEO of eToro, which was one of the buyers of the 25 NFT islands, said:
“We are excited to join Exclusible in this venture into the metaverse. Deciding to join the Sandbox and purchase land from Exclusible was a clear choice in joining global innovators and trend-setters as we cross-over to the Metaverse. We look forward to welcoming eToro users and stakeholders to visit us there in the future!”
Exclusible also recently sold 150 villas located in the Exclusive Luxury District, which is a high-end neighborhood that they established in ‘The Sandbox’. One of the villas was purchased by the AI and Data Science arm of Boston Consulting Group BCG Gamma which chose to establish its own virtual office and space in the Luxury District.
The Sandbox has stood out as a leading platform in the metaverse by allowing participants to socialize, build, own and monetize their NFTs. The Sandbox has partnered with several big brands like Atari, Gucci Vault, Snoop Dogg, Adidas, and Binance.