Frame redesigned from Chicken manga has a minimum bid of a Wrapped Ether Token
Manga creator Hiroya oku (Gantz, Inuyashiki) announced on his Twitter account on Wednesday that he was selling digital artwork as NFT. His first auction submission is a colorful redrawing of a frame from his first manga Chicken from 1988. Oku cheekily describes him as “the world’s first fuzzy frame of nipples”.
The minimum bid is one Wrapped Ether Token (WETH), priced at US $ 3,088.25. The sale will end on September 29, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. JST.
Oku also explained on Twitter that he previously sold his physical artwork through charity auctions on Yahoo! Auctions. On these occasions, overseas fans asked him if there was a way to buy his work outside of Japan. His solution was to put his work on the NFT market.
from Oku Gantz manga took place from 2000 to 2013. The manga inspired a television anime adaptation, a CG animated film, two live-action films and two derivative manga. He finished his Inuyashiki manga series in its 10th volume in September 2017. Its GIANT the manga ended serialization on Friday. The 10th and final compiled book volume of the manga will ship in December.