The r/wallstreetbets fame GameStop to develop its own NFT marketplace
The favorite meme stock company by subreddit r/wallstreetbets is in the process of developing its own marketplace for NFTs.
However, GameStop hasn’t made any official announcement but it appears to have launched a website named “nft.gamestop” and is currently on the lookout for recruits.
“We welcome exceptional engineers (solidity, react, python), designers, gamers, marketers, and community leaders. If you want to join our team, send your profile or something you've built to: [email protected].”
Apart from the job listing, there is a Nintendo Game-Boy-like gaming console with a GameStop cartridge placed at the top. The console’s screen has green text which reads “power to the players, power to the creators, power to the collectors.”
To note, there is a link under the console to an Ethereum address. Upon searching the address on Etherscan, which leads to inform that the firm will be utilizing Ethereum's ERC721 standard, with an overview showing a “GME token” although there are zero in circulation so far.
To support this move, the “r/wsb” members have already flocked with several people commenting with “I like the stonk,” — a popular meme within the community.