September 26, 2022

Lionel Messi NFT Collection to Be Launched by Ethernity Chain: ERN Skyrockets 45%

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Argentinian football legend Lionel Messi has partnered with Ethernity Chain to release an NFT collection called Messiverse, a set of digitized illustrations confirmed by Messi himself.

The Messiverse Collection

Messi revealed the Messiverse on August 4th through a short video on his Instagram profile.

“Soccer is like art: It’s classic,” he states, followed by invite to his audience to “discover his first collection of NFT’s on Ethernity.”

The superstar’s collection, as shared on a press release with CryptoPotato, includes 4 art pieces, each of himself:

  • “Man From the Future”– a futuristic portrayal of Messi turned against a blue background, with radiant eyes and a robotic appearance.
  • “Worth the Weight”– A golden Messi carrying up an enormous soccer ball the manner in which Atlas carried the heavens.
  • “The King Piece”– A chess-themed drawing including Messi framed by a ring of soccer balls.
  • An unrevealed piece

Each NFT displayed was produced by an Australian artist named “Bosslogic,” renowned on social networks for having actually dealt with both Marvel and Disney. The final NFT– yet to be revealed– will be showcased on August 20th- the day the Messiverse will launch.


Lionel Messi. Image by Marca ERN’s Explosive Rise The NFT’s have either been received exceptionally well or are expected to be: ERN token– the native token of Ethernity Chain climbed up over 45% in worth following Messi’s announcement.

Ethernity Chain is not unfamiliar with such remarkable rate rises. The token deserved $74 back in March 2021 and had once even surpassed Bitcoin as the weekly leading trending coin in the United States.

Moreover, the blockchain platform makes its name from its collaborations with other super stars. Others such as pro hockey player Alex Ovechkin and previous UFC champion Anderson Silva have introduced their own particular collections with Ethernity.

According to their website, Ethernity Chain “aims to develop the most unique NFT library and reward its creators and the neighborhood.”

Included image by Marca.