Aiming to Create a Cthulhu Community That Transcends National and International Boundaries
Niigata JAPAN, Dec. 24, 2022 — FANTASISTA, Inc. (NSG Group) launched the digital data of “ZONE of CTHULHU,” a Cthulhu comic magazine published electronically by SAN-EI Corporation, as the first installment of the FANTASISTA NFT Project, on OpenSea, the world’s largest NFT marketplace, on Dec. 24, 2022.
A giveaway event has simultaneously begun.
FANTASISTA NFT Project Website https://Fantasista-net.work/nft (Japanese only)
Digital Data NFTs of Creatures by Japan’s Leading Sci-Fi Manga Artists
The NFTs to be sold are of black-and-white cuts from the manga “Be My Dunwich” and “Call of Cthulhu” and color illustrations from the cover of the electronic manga of the same titles. “Be My Dunwich” and “Call of Cthulhu” are works by sci-fi manga artists Syufo Itahashi and Satoshi Ogawa serialized in the magazine “Zone of CTHULHU”.
The color illustration will be auctioned as a one-of-a-kind work of art. The black-and-white cuts will be carefully selected and sold at an accessible price point. Both NFTs will be sold on the world’s largest NFT marketplace, OpenSea.
Purchased NFTs can be used for a wide range of purposes, such as for profile pictures or as proof of being a Cthulhu fan.
Future plans include creating a Cthulhu community for Cthulhu NFT holders that transcends boundaries.
About “ZONE of CTHULHU”
“ZONE of CTHULHU” is a digital magazine, published by SAN-EI Corporation, in which the world of Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos is depicted by Japanese sci-fi manga artists Syufo Itahashi, Satoshi Ogawa and other young artists. Up to Vol. 11 of the magazine is currently available.
Readers can enjoy unique interpretation and rendering of creatures from the Cthulhu Mythos.
In addition to the best-known works “The Dunwich Horror” and “Call of Cthulhu,” the magazine features original spin-offs and sequels as well as stories set in Japan.
ZONE of CTHULHU Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/ComicCthulhu
An NFT (Non-Fungible Token) is an “irreplaceable token” and is used as one of the keywords of Web3, said to be the next generation form of the Web. NFTs’ inherent value is borne through the use blockchain technology, which is difficult to tamper with or counterfeit.
Simultaneous NFT Giveaway Begins on Twitter
An NFT giveaway using the hashtag #ZoCNFTGiveaway on Twitter has begun. To enter the giveaway, retweet the relevant tweet and follow the relevant accounts.
Learn more about the giveaway: https://twitter.com/ComicCthulhu (Japanese only)
https://twitter.com/totokoNFT (Japanese only)
NSG Group is a conglomerate with medical/welfare/nursing care and education businesses at its core and consists of 110 corporations operating in a wide range of businesses, including health/sports, construction/real estate, food/agriculture, trading companies, advertising agencies, ICT, hotels, apparel, beauty, human resource services, and entertainment. NSG Group works to create businesses that revitalize the community into “the fullest and happiest communities in the world” while keeping in mind the keywords “people,” “security,” “jobs,” and “appeal.” FANTASISTA, Inc. is part of the NSG Group.
NSG Group Official Website: https://www.nsg.gr.jp/ (Japanese Only)
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