Cardingo's Hoskeypunks display Charles Hoskinson at his coolest

Hoskeypunks are inspired by the cherished Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson, with a tip of the hat to punk themed NFTs. Contained in this collection are 10,000 Hoskeypunks of varying rarity and design. These collectibles are a cool contribution to the Cardano NFT community while paying homage to its creator Charles, whom Cardingo holds in the highest regard.

Purchase Instruction

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Purchase address:
Hoskeypunks: 1 X
Price: 7 ADA
0.10% Incredibly rare!

01 The Golden Charles

Gold background
Fixed blonde hair
Distribution: 10
01 The Golden Charles
0.18% Pretty damn rare!

02 Redhead Vampires

Vampire body
Red messy hair
Distribution: 18
02 Redhead Vampires
0.62% Crazy rare!

03 Peace & Love Charles

Pink Top
Heart shaped glasses
Distribution: 62
03 Peace & Love Charles
1.16% Rare

04 The Lobsters

Lobster costume
Distribution: 116
04 The Lobsters
2.22% Quite Special

05 The Cyborgs

Cyborgs armor
Distribution: 222
05 The Cyborgs
4.97% Very uncommon

06 Cool Krew

Cool Glasses
Distribution: 497
06 Cool Krew
6.06% Lucky to get one

07 Hipster Zombies

Zombies body
Hipster beard
Distribution: 606
07 Hipster Zombies
14.52% Special on their own

08 Casual Elves

White T-shirt
Distribution: 1452
08 Casual Elves
17.55% Nice to have

09 The Smokers

Cigar, Cigarette or Vape
Distribution: 1755
09 The Smokers
30.83% Enter the club

10 The Good Old Charles

Human body
No mouth accessory
Distribution: 3083
10 The Good Old Charles

Legendary items

Also known as "Hidden gems" (These are incredibly unique!!!)

The Thing

Alien body
3D glasses
Red Laser Eyes
Cyan Mohawk
Distribution: JUST 1!!!!
The Thing

The Dracula

Vampire body
Cool glasses
Distribution: JUST 1!!!!
The Dracula

Crazy Red Lobster Charles

Human body
Lobster costume
Red afro hair
Red Laser eyes
Distribution: JUST 1!!!!
Crazy Red Lobster Charles

hoskeypunk’s categories (sub-collections)

No. Cardingo categories (sub-collections) Amount % Example Total
01 "Golden Charles" --> Gold background & Fixed Blonde Hair 10 0.10% nft_307.png 10000
02 Redhead Vampires" --> Vampire body & Red Messy Hair 18 0.18% nft_163.png 10000
03 "Peace & Love Charles" --> Pink Top & Heart Shaped Glasses 62 0.62% nft_424.png 10000
04 "The Lobsters" --> Lobster costume 116 1.16% nft_12.png 10000
05 "The Cyborgs" --> Cyborg armor 222 2.22% nft_29.png 10000
06 "Cool Krew" --> Cool glasses 497 4.97% nft_50.png 10000
07 "Hipster Zombies" --> Zombie body & Hipster beard 606 6.06% nft_23.png 10000
08 "Casual Elves" --> Elf body & White T-shirt 1452 14.52% nft_8.png 10000
09 "Smokers" --> Cigar, Cigarette or Vape 1755 17.55% nft_1.png 10000
10 "The Good Old Charles" --> Human body & No mouth accessory 3083 30.83% nft_2.png 10000
Total Amount 7821 Total Percent 78.21 % Rest to 10k 2179
Notes: These 10 categories or sub-collections account for 78,21% of the total Cardingo collection. That means that when you mint a Charles, most likely you will get one that is in one of these 10 special sub-collections (78,21% of the time). The rest (21,79%) are plain standard Charles belonging to the main collection.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Is Cardingo Project?

Cardingo project is from a group of artists who are crypto enthusiasts and an early believer of the Cardano projects. The founder beholds the philosophy of Charles Hoskinson to the core and so plans to bring in a set of curated NFTs on the Cardano blockchain where NFTs have still not gained ground. We plan to bring mass adoption of Cardano NFTs through a better serving marketplace too. While doing all these, the community will look after the Dingos as well.

What blockchain the Cardingo project is on?

Cardingo NFTs will be on the Cardano Blockchain

How is Cardingo different?

The main aim of blockchain is to evolve from Web2 to Web3, the other ecosystems have already caught up to this part but not Cardano NFTs yet. We plan to give the Cardingo community a taste of the newer web experience, web3!

What kind of NFTs will come from the Cardingo project?

The first set of AI generated 10k NFTs known a “Hoskeypunks” series will be launching soon. The next series will include specially curated NFTs from the finest digital artists out there and will be released from time to time. Stay on board for surprises, don’t want to spoil the fun!

What are Hoskeypunks?

Hoskeypunks are 10k NFTs having a keychain theme with a huge sets of traits and are all generated with special AI algorithms and super rare hand picked data sets. Get ready for sneak peaks and reveals soon.

Which wallet should I use for minting Cardingo NFT?

Use the wallet that is compatible with Cardano alone. Daedalus/Yoroi or Nami. Do not send your NFTs to an exchange wallet as this will result in lost NFT.

How do I contact the team?

Just drop by our discord channel general chat, the mods and the community will help you out regarding any queries that you have.

hoskeypunk’s art & artists

Bricky the Artist

Bricky is a professional illustrator and pixel artist with a deep passion for NFTs. Through Rayzor's artistic direction and Bricky's artistic talent Hoskeypunks was born, and is an awesome addition to Cardingo's Hoskey collection.

key features of

First Full Body Pixel Art Hoskinson CNFTs

Hoskeypunks are the first CNFTs using pixel art displaying Charles Hoskinson head to toe in style, with a variety of punkish features, outfits, and accessories. This is the third installment in a several part series within Cardingo's Hoskey collection.

Value Grows Forever

After all series in the Hoskey collection have been minted and sold out, Cardingo will never mint another Charles Hoskinson series or collection ever again. This will help ensure over time that our Hoskey collection will be one of our oldest and most valuable collections.

Series 3 in the Hoskey Collection

The third series in the Hoskey collection, the Hoskeypunks series contains 10,000 artist derived and computer generated pixel art NFTs on the Cardano blockchain. Hoskeypunks are affordable for any level of CNFT collectors.

Metadata and Rarities Transparent and Accessible

Cardingo is transparent with all various attributes, rarities, ranks and other details in relation to all minted collections. All metadata for Hoskeypunks is provided here on our platform, simplifying user's experiences by ensuring all CNFT details are available to review directly on Cardingo.

Honors Charles Hoskinson

Cardingo shares the deepest core philosophies of Charles Hoskinson, which is where our endless admiration for him is derived. Hoskeypunks and the rest of the Hoskey collection are minted as our timeless tribute to Cardano's cherished founder.

Profits Help Protect Dingoes and the Australian Ecosystem

A percentage of the profits from sales in the Hoskeypunks series will be given as donations to the Australian Dingo Foundation. This will aid our partner Lyn Watson, to provide for and protect her pack, while supporting her long battle to prevent the extinction of their species. Doing so additionally protects the health of the Australian ecosystem as a whole, of which dingoes play a significantly vital role.