2017 Cook Islands Yi Soon Shin Silver Coin 10 $ 2 oz
All that stood against an invading army of samurai was one man who could not be defeated in battle.
YI SOON SHIN is a lavish 12-issue limited comic book series based on the true story of Admiral Yi Soon Shin, a Korean naval commander who saved his people from Japanese invasion forces during the Imjin War (1592-1598). Outgunned, outnumbered, but never outwitted, Yi Soon Shin won 23 consecutive victories and drove the invaders out of his country. Each issue of the comic focuses on an important battle that helped change the course of the war and define Yi’s legacy. An international sales sensation, the hit YI SOON SHIN series has achieved major milestones at comic book conventions around the world and is the first series in history to complete the 1500 Comic Book Battle not once, but twice! at New York Comic-Con and sell out at over 60 conventions worldwide.
A collector‘s edition silver coin limited to 500 will be minted to commemorate each victory and each issue, for a total of 12. This is the first. Collect them all!
Each coin comes with a deluxe hardcover copy of the YI SOON SHIN: WARRIOR AND DEFENDER
176-page graphic novel, featuring a foreword by comics legend Stan Lee, and a never before seen limited art print by the artist himself.