Best Anime Deals


Best Blu-ray Movie Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | New deals  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Australia Netherlands Japan Mexico
Black Clover: Season 1 and 2 Complete (Blu-ray)
$149.99
1 day ago
My Hero Academia: Season Four: Part Two (Blu-ray)
$33.99
 
A Certain Scientific Railgun T: Part 1 (Blu-ray)
$56.07
1 day ago
Why the Hell Are You Here, Teacher!?: Complete Collection (Blu-ray)
$21.99
13 hrs ago
InuYasha: Set 5 (Blu-ray)
$27.99
 
InuYasha: Set 4 (Blu-ray)
$27.99
 
Wicked City (Blu-ray)
$25.49
13 hrs ago
Attack on Titan: Season 3 (Blu-ray)
$42.99
 
Kandagawa Jet Girls: Complete Collection (Blu-ray)
$49.99
 
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Part 2 (Blu-ray)
$32.78
11 hrs ago
Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma: The Third Plate (Blu-ray)
$39.99
 
One-Punch Man: Season 2 (Blu-ray)
$24.63
 
What's your next favorite movie?
Join our movie community to find out


Image from: Life of Pi (2012)
Old 07-11-2020, 03:02 AM   #1
Gorgon Gorgon is online now
Blu-ray Samurai
 
Gorgon's Avatar
 
Jun 2015
Great White North
28
Default Anime Art Books

Hi Folks;

I've started to take a keener interest in the artwork of some shows, to the point I'm starting to track down associated art books.

I've discovered I am certainly developing a preferred taste for some art styles, as they just illicit the right emotions when I see them and when they also pay significant compliment to the story-line as well, then that's a winner.

I have a few already (will post later) but I have the following in mind;

I love the Vamp D artist Yoshitaka Amano, who illustrates the novels.
The artist for the manga Saiko Takaki is excellent as well, I just have a preference.
So, I'm ordering this;

51hKoGa0DvL._SY444_BO1,204,203,200_.jpg

The price is pretty good at Amz.com, (3rd party sellers), less than $40Usd avg.

I also have strong interest in the SBY 2199 artbooks, principally the technical drawings, which are a tad pricey for some but are also rather large, so no doubt worth it.

I could rattle off a few more but I'd be keen to hear some recommendations from you very knowledgeable folk regarding some faves.

Please post pics (and if possible ) links my friends.
Cheers!

Last edited by Gorgon; 07-11-2020 at 05:07 PM.
  Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2020, 03:09 AM   #2
kk1 kk1 is offline
Blu-ray Samurai
 
kk1's Avatar
 
May 2015
584
Default

Der Mond Art Of Neon Genesis Evangelion is a great book for Eva and Sadamoto fans

My personal favorite is the long OOP Madoka by Akemi Takada
  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
Gorgon (07-11-2020)
Old 07-11-2020, 03:15 AM   #3
Gorgon Gorgon is online now
Blu-ray Samurai
 
Gorgon's Avatar
 
Jun 2015
Great White North
28
Default

Thanks very much for posting kk1.

Now see, that's what I'm talking about. That Madoka by Akemi Takada is hot chocolate sauce on chocolate mousse with chocolate sprinkles.
Gorgeous art!
Sigh, had to pick one outta print did ya buddy?

Heh.

Yes! Evangelion, good call!

A few more if you please?
  Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2020, 04:16 AM   #4
Gorgon Gorgon is online now
Blu-ray Samurai
 
Gorgon's Avatar
 
Jun 2015
Great White North
28
Default

Just ordered this from Amz.ca;

The Art of Junji Ito: Twisted Visions Hardcover ( $37Cdn)

Junji Ito Art.jpg

I've always been fond of Ito's bizarre style.
This HC just came out in Apr this year so should not be hard to get.
Amz.com has it for about $26Usd.

Edit: also ordered the Amano book mentioned in 1st post. (Amz.com: $37Usd +$17 ship)

Last edited by Gorgon; 07-11-2020 at 04:48 AM.
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2021, 03:46 PM   #5
HyugaKojiro HyugaKojiro is offline
Member
 
HyugaKojiro's Avatar
 
Jul 2019
Default

Highly recommend the following two, both are still in print, have a domestic release and are available at Rightstuf:

Keito Koume Spice And Wolf The Tenth Year Calvados Illustrations




blanc et noir Takeshi Obata Illustrations

  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
Gorgon (02-06-2021), professorwho (02-06-2021)
Reply
Go Back   Blu-ray Forum > Movies > Anime > Manga and Figurines


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 06:37 PM.