Spanish contemporary visual artist Edgar Plans is launching his first NFT collection this evening, and everyone from J Balvin to more than 120,000 members of the “Lil’ Heroes” Discord community is looking to get in on the action.
According to the industry site MintyScore, Plans' “Lil’ Heroes” is one of the “top five hottest upcoming NFT collections to launch.” Meanwhile, the “Lil’ Heroes” Discord community has grown in just 15 days to more than 120,000 members, placing it in the top 10 communities based on number of members, according to Business Wire.
Plans' “Hero Animals” mixed media works have found high demand on the secondary market; with his paintings selling for six figures. Now, his NFT collections are generating huge interest in the NFT community. Balvin was one of the first collectors to own a unique “Lil’ Heroes” NFT. He told Business Wire, “I’ve been a longtime fan of Edgar’s art and friend of Exile,” said J Balvin, adding “I am thrilled to support their entry into the NFT space and the Lil’ Heroes community.”
Plans and Curatible teamed up on the “Lil’ Heroes” collection of 7,777 NFTs, which will go on sale today, January 16 at 5PM UTC. You will be able to mint as soon as the Whitelist sale begins and you will need to have at least 0.4 ETH + gas fees for their system to qualify your address.