Expensive game NFTs: NBA Top Shot moment sells for $35,000

Welcome to our roundup of the top game NFTs sales. 

Most expensive game NFTs

(USD, at time of purchase)

(Here’s a list of the most expensive NFTs in term of ETH)


  • 15 January 2021

Dapper Labs’ basketball collectible series NBA Top Shot has seen another all-time high with a legendary moment of the player Ja Morant selling for $35,000.

The moment was part of the Cosmic Series 1 set but the high price came because it had the serial number 1.

  • 9 January 2021

Animoca Brands’ F1 Delta Time sold at auction an Apex NFT for the track Spa-Francorchamps for 1.8 million REVV (worth $89,500 at time of sale).

The winning wallet also bought the $77,000 ‘Bahrain Edition 2020‘ F1 car and owns an NFT from the Monaco track, worth $40,000.

  • 6 January 2021

Dapper Labs’ basketball collectible-turning-game project NBA Top Shot has seen its highest individual sale to-date.

A ‘Cosmic LeBron James moment’ – NFTs in the project are labelled – was traded in the marketplace for $26,500.

More generally, over $1.2 million of trading was experienced during a week, including more than $400,000 in a single day.


  • 29 December 2020

Mobile virtual property-owning game Upland has sold its highest valued NFT, its version of The New York Stock Exchange for $23,000 during a three day auction.


  • 7 December 2020

Fantasy soccer card game Sorare has sold a one-off NFT of the PSG player Kylian Mbappé for 116 ETH or around $65,000 at the time of the sale.

To-date, Sorare has generated $3.2 million in all-time sales and trading.


  • 3 December 2020

Animoca Brands has sold one of its Apex cars – ‘Bahrain Edition 2020’ – from its F1 Delta Time game via auction for 2.65 million REVV, which is the game’s cryptocurrency.

This is equivalent to 139 ETH or $77,400 at the time of the sale.

The acquirer was Lithanunia businessman Tony G, who recently launched his Super Fast racing esports team in the game.


  • 2 December 2020

Animoca Brands has sold one of five Apex NFTs from the Monaco circuit from its F1 Delta Time game via auction for 9.1 million REVV.

REVV is the ERC20 cryptocurrency, which is used in F1 Delta Time, as well as other of Animoca’s motorsport games.

The actual sale price was 9,081,752 REVV, equivalent to 375.6 ETH, or $223,000 at the time of the sale. 

Animoca Brands says this is the “highest price ever paid for a game-based NFT”. 

Ownership of the NFT – officially called Formula 1 Grand Prix de Monaco 2020 1A – will generate revenue for the owner whenever other players race on the track.

The buyer was MetaKovan via the MetaPurse NFT collection. He also owns the most expensive car NFT in F1 Delta Time.


  • 13 November 2020

An Ape CryptoPunk – #2924 – has sold for 150 ETH (around $72,000 at the time of purchase). Only 24 Ape punks exist. 


  • 6 November 2020

A triple-Mystic Axie from the game Axie Infinity#1046 aka Angel – sold via the marketplace for 300 ETH (around $130,000 at time of purchase). 

The total supply of Mystic Axies is capped at a maximum of 1,362 although the total number isn’t yet known as it’s based on the game’s breeding mechanics. 

Currently only 17 Triple Axies and 3 Quad Axies exist. 


  • 3 October 2020

A zombie CryptoPunk – #4513 – has sold for 185 ETH (around $64,000 at the time of purchase).  Only 88 Zombie punks exist. 


  • 17 September 2020

An Ape CryptoPunk – #5314 – has sold for 140 ETH (around $55,000 at the time of purchase). Only 24 Ape punks exist.


  • 29 May 2019

Animoca Brands has sold 1-1-1, the first Apex car from its F1 Delta Time game, via auction for 415.9 ETH (around $111,000 at time of purchase).


  • 11 February 2019

Immutable Games has sold Hyperion, one of its four Genesis Titan cards from its Gods Unchained game, for 137.8 ETH (around $60,000 at the time of purchase). 


  • 4 September 2018

CryptoKitty #896775 – aka Dragon – was purchased for 600 ETH (around $170,000 at the time of purchase). 

The purchase is widely regarded to have been a mistake as Dragon has no significant features or rarity value. 


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