Profile-pic-projects (PFPs) : A specific type of visual NFT that exploded this year is profile-pic-projects (PFPs). These are collections of a fixed number (most commonly 10,000) of digital characters that all have a similar artistic style but variations in traits. Cryptopunks by Larva Labs, created in 2017, is the authentic PFP project that sparked it all. It had. $2.4B trading volume by the end of 2021. On February 12, 2022, CryptoPunk #5822 became the highest-selling CryptoPunk to date when it was sold for 8000 ETH, worth close to $23.7 million at the time. Bored Ape Yacht Club and Nouns are a few of the more notable but the list is long. CrypToadz, World of Women, Long Neckie Ladies, Lost Poets, and Queens + Kings are other notable recent PFPs.