If you missed a pack drop on NBA Top Shot, it can be a little bit frustrating. Everyone wants to get their hands on an NBA moment and if you have missed a drop what can you do? You may be tempted to use the NBA Top Shot marketplace and you may be wondering how do use NBA Top Shot marketplace?
How do you use NBA Top Shot marketplace? You search for the moment which you want to purchase and decide which moment meets your budget. You hit buy and pay the fee and obtain the moment.
Enter NBA Top Shot Marketplace
If you want to access the NBA Top Shot marketplace then you need to have a NBA Top Shot account. If you don’t have an account then make sure that you sign up for one here and then once you are in NBA Top Shots go to the left hand menu and choose marketplace. It will be your default settings which will show moments depending on how you want your moments sorted whether this be by price or lowest serial number.
How to find a moment on NBA Top Shot marketplace
Now you may have a specific player that you want to acquire as a moment in NBA Top Shot marketplace and if money isn’t an issue then you will be able to search and find the appropriate player and buy them. However, if you like me and you have a limited budget you want to try and get the best deal possible out of NBA Top Shot marketplace, one of the ways of doing this is by using the filter section on the left-hand side of the page. You can search for a particular team or a player which you may wish to purchase. Once you have found a player to purchase, you can click on them and there will be a drop-down box that shows all serial numbers and what the asking price is for said serial numbers. The lowest asking price will be listed and that will be the first option you will see on the page. However, it may be worthwhile scrolling up to a lower serial number to see if there is much disparity between a high serial number price and a lower serial number price. From my own experience, I’ve purchased a low serial number for $10 more then a reasonably high serial price.
It’s important that you have a budget in mind because it is very easy to get carried away with purchasing moments. And just because you purchase a moment doesn’t mean that you are going to have success as the marketplace can go up and down.
Once you have found a moment which you like you then just click by the moment you will then be taken through to dapper where you confirm your bank details and you will purchase the moment. He will leave the data page and be sent to NBA Top Shot page which will confirm whether your purchase has been a success. Sometimes it will fail and this will be due to a person buying the moment just before you and if that is the case it’s just a matter of going and finding a new moment. It’s important to note that dapper will put a hold on the money of a failed purchase for 48 hours.
How do you gift an NBA Top Shot Moment?
Gifting a NBA Top Shot moment is quite simple you go to your moments in your NBA Top Shot account and you choose the moment that you would like to gift. When you enter this moment there is an option to sell or to gift the moment. Click gift and then type in the username of the person that you would like to give the moment too. You have to be really careful to make sure you get the spelling of the username correct as people can have similar usernames.
You click send and you’re lucky friend will receive their NBA Top Shot moment within 15 minutes it’s a great way of sending birthday presents for NBA enthusiasts.
How to sell a moment on NBA Top Shot
If you want to sell a moment on NBA top shot then you go to the moment in your user area and click the moment you wish to sell. You will then be asked to confirm you wish to sell the moment on the NBA Top Shot marketplace and the price that you wish to sell it for. It’s worth checking what serial numbers close to yours are going for, as this will give you a rough estimation of value. You set your price and wait to see if someone purchases it. You usally get an email confirming your sale however, during high volume periods these can be delayed. Sometimes it will be a case of reciving a notificaiton in your NBA Top sHot account saying its been sold.