Goseki Productions have made a decision to release two NFT art pieces for fans around the world! It would be managed by Trophee and has more than 65,000 original artworks by Tsuyu Kojima. The first two pieces of NFT art are entitled “Goseki- Female Ninja Oboro” and “Goseki- Samurai”. These pieces can only be acquired via a members-only auction on Trophee.xyz. And in order to participate in these auctions, users must also purchase a membership card on Trophee.xyz.
Goseki Kojima // 小島剛夕 short Biography:
Born in November three, year 1928 in Yokkaichi-shi, a City located in Mie Prefecture, Japan.
He learned drawing by himself by drawing advertising posters for movie theater. In 1967, Kojima created Dojinki, his first manga for a magazine.
In 1970, he collaborated with writer Kazuo Koike to create Kozure Okami (Lone Wolf and Cub), their most famous work. Koike and Kojima were dubbed “the Golden Duo”.
When it comes to historical drama manga, no one could exceed his drawing. Weight of the sword, balance of the body, stream of the wind, battle scene, Goseki’s drawing impressed many people. Goseki Productions based in Tokyo manages the copyright of deceased Eisner Award Hall of Fame manga artist Goseki Kojima, famous for his works in period dramas. The Eisner Awards is a prestigious award that recognizes cartoonists inducted into the hall of fame. Goseki will exhibit NFT art on TROPHEE, through SOZO COMICS. With the motto “Artist Direct, Digital First”, SOZO COMICS is distributing Japanese manga works digitally to the world by planning and developing various NFT products using NFT art and blockchain technology.
Goseki Kojima, made his debut as a manga artist after working as a book rental manga artist while drawing pictures on movie signs and picture-story shows. His representative works include “Lone Wolf and Cub,” “Samurai Executioner,” “Musashi Miyamoto,” and many other graphic novel-style manga. In 2004, he entered the Eisner Awards Hall of Fame.
Trophee's beta was publicly launched in July 2021. Being the first and largest Manga NFT Marketplace in the world.
Goseki Productions: https://www.gosekipro.com
TROPHEE：https://www.trophee.xyz (NFT Marketplace Beta)