animation studio Gonzo A story writing competition is being held for its blockchain and NFT project “SAMURAI cryptos”. The winning entry will be used as the story concept for the final NFT animation, and the author will be awarded the role of “Proposal Assistance”.
Gonzo This competition is jointly organized with Teller Novel, a smartphone novel submission platform. Submission is simple: just get inspired by one of six quick illustrations related to your project.
Contributing Illustrator is Chiba Dodo (basil, sk8 unlimited), Hiroya Iijima (african warrior, Majin Z: Infinite), Junichi Takaoka (The catastrophe of zombie girls, majestic prince), Yuyue White Flower (Druga’s Tower: Shield of Uruk, burst angel), Yokoyama Ai (space battleship tiramisu, X-Men), and Murata series (last exile, Solty-Rei, Boundary Element Method).
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Submissions started on Tuesday and will be open until October 18. Results will be announced at the end of November.
The “SAMURAI cryptos” project released its first NFT last fall.Gonzo President Ichikawa Shinichiro Said that the project will “create a new era of animation in the NFT era with Japanese samurai” and will focus on the keywords “Cypher”, “Decentral” and “Solidarity”.The project will feature drawings Kobayashi Makoto (last exile, Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ), Chiba Dodo (basil, sk8 unlimited), and Hiroya Iijima (african warrior, Majin Z: Infinite).
ancient Gainax Member founded animation studio Gonzo In 1992, the company and Ishikawa ShinichiroThis is Digitizing company in 2000 and the new parent company, Guangdong (meaning is Digital Gonzo holding), established. Guangdong absorb Gonzo 2008 and adopted the name Gonzo for himself.Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Gonzo In 2004, it was delisted in 2009. The company restructured through investment funds, Asatsu-DK obtain and realize Gonzo In 2016, it became a consolidated subsidiary. In 2019, the company carried out an “absorptive enterprise spin-off”, transferring some animation production, intellectual property rights, and copyright management businesses to the newly established company at that time. Kai Studio company.
The studio launched a crowdfunding campaign for its 30th anniversary in August.
Source: Comic Natalie