Real-life superhero Frank Miller has set an incredible new benchmark for comic book NFTs. This week, he sold a single Sin City NFT for a whopping $840,000. that’s about 235 ETH of real money!
Depicting the death of Detective Hartigan, “I Love You Nancy Callahan” represents one of the most poignant moments in comic book history. The content shares a tender exchange between Nancy and Hartigan, and then depicts the brutal death of the detective himself. The artwork is an animated version of the original comic frame. All of this is supported by an atmospheric musical backdrop that induces emotion. The end result is a triumph for the NFT master.
In partnership with Gala Games and Concept Arthouse, the auction took place at OpenSea and was conducted in Gala Coin. As a result, a 3-way bidding war broke out, resulting in a GALA price of $8,537,584.
Speaking of the digital medium, Frank Miller is bullish when it comes to this emerging technology. He sees NFT as an additional aspect of his chosen medium, which adds an extra dimension to his creations and brings his work to life.
He says frankly.” It’s something you aspire to when you’re painting, but it’s really wonderful to actually see things form and move, like in “I Love You, Nancy Callahan.”