An abbreviation for Mutant Ape Yacht Club, which is an extension of the NFT collection known as the Bored Ape Yacht Club. An individual can only acquire MAYC NFTs by owning a BAYC NFT and heavily altering it using an item known as mutant serum, which can be purchased with the ethereum cryptocurrency. Purchasing these NFTs gives their holders access to a high level and tight knit community of NFT investors / traders.