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Marketplaces like OpenSea and Rarible are supposed to be a haven for artists in the age of decentralization. But when marketplaces like Blur and LooksRare decided to stop paying artists royalties – one of the main benefits of selling on these marketplaces, all that seemed to be in jeopardy. OpenSea has decided to honour royalty payments – at least for now. The trust in marketplaces has been shaken. Artists might no longer be able to rely on OpenSea – or any digital collectable marketplace- to have their best interests in mind.