On Friday, CloneX creator RTFKT Studios teased the upcoming RTFKT x Nike AR hoodie. In particular, as announced later, Parker will be dropped as an NFT on July 21st as a private mint available only to owners of previous collections. For clarity, Nike is the parent organization of RTFKT. This happened after the acquisition of the company for a private fee due to the success of CloneX.
RTFKTx Nike AR Hoodie
On Friday, it was announced on Twitter that RTFKT x Nike’s “AR Hoodie” will be available for four days on Thursday, July 21st. The company announced that the first RTFKT x Nike hoodie following sneakers and other collaborations will include forging NFTs and physical products. As expected, access is only granted to the owners of the selected number of “CloneX and RTFKT x Nike DunkGenesis CryptoKicks”.
The only statement from Nike about the upcoming collaboration was the approval of the “Fire Emoji” and the “Heart Emoji”. These were commented on in the announcement tweet.
Unfortunately, the comments from fans about the Nikex RTFKT hoodie were certainly not positive. They were dissatisfied with the lack of supply from this collaboration. Also, CloneX owners do not have access to Parker’s NFTs or physical products. 1 Twitter user, @ sentos026Complained: “I don’t know why Nike 20000 Unable to print hoodie … We are not only the owners RTFKT Supporter. I paid Clonex an average of $ 40,000. I don’t really understand this limited supply. ” another, @GuyImprov Added: “All Genesis Holders Must Get 100% Mintha”.
Collaboration so far
April of this year Nike, Inc. Acquires RTFKT Studios, The company behind the hugely successful Clone XNFT collection. They did this when they tried to enter the expanding NFT and web3 markets further.
Since then, the two companies have collaborated on several Nike x RTFKT Studios projects. This is great for RTFKT as big companies like Nike are guiding them. In addition to this, we will provide them with financial support to develop their NFT and fashion NFT spaces in general.