Tezos’s [XTZ] price skyrocketed by more than 68% in a short span of time after the last week’s flash crash that saw major crypto assets capitulating under intense sell pressure. Tezos started the week on a fairly quiet note rising by a modest 10% on 7th December which dramatically changed when the smart-contract platform’s token jumped by 16% in a span of just 15 minutes on massively higher trading volume.
At the time of writing, the asset was changing hands at $5.49 surging by more than an impressive 27% in the last 24 hours. Its market cap was found to be at $4.77 billion. The native token’s 24-hour trading volume stood at $1.52 billion. Let’s delve deeper into the price technicals.
Tezos [XTZ] 1-day price chart analysis
From the above daily chart, the diverging Bollinger Bands [BB] indicator is depicting the possibility of price volatility in the coin market. With respect to the trading aspect, the Relative Strength Index [RSI] climbing just above the half-line is projecting buyers struggle to gain control amidst a minor price pullback Further, the candles flipping to the green of the Awesome Oscillator [AO] is gearing towards a much-needed switch to bullish price movement in the asset market.
Reason behind Tezos’ incredible price recovery
The native token’s overall optimistic outlook is attributed due to the recent announcement of a high-profile collaboration with French video game giant Ubisoft. The gaming entity launched Ubisoft Quartz, a platform where users can purchase unique NFTs called Digits, that can be used in-game and most importantly incorporated on the Tezos blockchain. Further, the press release revealed that the beta version for Ubisoft Quartz is scheduled to launch on December 9, this year.
The Blockchain gaming sector has emerged as one of the sought-after crypto spaces in recent times and the latest partnership with one of the largest video gaming firms in the world could impact the Tezos ecosystem tremendously.