ricorico Japanese Fantasy Manga

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Japanese Fantasy Manga

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9780062004703: Japanese Fantasy Manga

Throwyourself into the dazzling world of fantasy manga—a glittering landscape ofmythical creatures, powerful heroes, ancient gods, and otherworldly powers,bordered only by the limits of your own imagination. From the Ricorico design group, the gorgeously illustrated JapaneseFantasy Manga compendium plunges you into the very heart of adventure,delivering a dizzying sourcebook of villains and champions, elves and warlocks,wizards and demons, gargoyles and ogres, and more! Perfect for fans of mangalike Bleach, Vampire Knight,  and One Piece, animelike The Record of the Lodoss War, and gameslike Dungeons & Dragons, The Legend of Zelda, and FinalFantasy, this visually stunning sourcebook of creatures, spells, magicitems, and more is a must-have guide for your next journey into the captivatingworld of wildest fantasy!

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Adventuring through the world of Japanese fantasy manga is not for the fainthearted. It requires bravery, intellect, and above all, knowledge. Who is your hero? What is his or her role? What superpowers are possessed? Who is the enemy that needs to be conquered?

From elves to ninjas, sirens to sorcerers, this authentic guide to Japanese fantasy manga will guide you through heroes, superpowers, secondary characters, and enemies, so that you can conquer the world of Japanese fantasy manga or create your very own manga stories.

Stunning full page illustrations of fantasy characters are featured along with background information on them and their superpowers, and mini illustrations highlighting their defining physical traits.

Special sections throughout the book offer additional insight into Japanese fantasy manga, and a bonus manga shows how the featured components of manga can be pulled together to create one’s own manga story.

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ricorico is a Tokyo-based editorial group specializing in books about manga, graphic design, and illustration. Their titles include Gothic Lolita Punk, Japanese Fantasy Manga, Manga Matrix, and Super Manga Matrix.

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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Inc, United States, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 294 x 208 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Japanese Fantasy Manga is one of the first books to fully examine the cross-cultural overlap between Japanese manga and Western fantasy characters. This comprehensive guide identifies characters that appear in fantasy manga by: most notable features; mythological origins (ranging from Greek myths to Biblical figures); and, of course a stunning, full-page illustration. Organized into three chapters (Characters, Vocations, and Superpowers), this volume will fully flesh out the most popular characters and themes in fantasy manga today: Chapter 1: Characters - elves, dwarves, hobbits, mermaids, giants, gods: gods, angels, devils, fairies: demons, vampires, goblins: dragons, unicorns, chimeras: Oni, Tengu, Yokai, Kaiju, etc. (monsters unique to Japanese culture); Chapter 2: Vocations (ranging from the medieval to contemporary); Swordsman, archer, wizard, and blacksmith, and knight; and, Policeman, businessman, musician, doctor, nurse, and teenager; and, Chapter 3: Superpowers (ranging from the ordinary to the extraordinary): Magic, sorcery, and healing; Weapons handling (swords, spears, brass knuckles, etc.); Robot operations, animal domestication; and, Singing, dancing, teaching. In the same vein as anime/fantasy video game franchises such as The Legend of Zelda and Final Fantasy , Japanese Fantasy Manga will appeal to video game, manga, and fantasy fans across the globe. Bookseller Inventory # AA89780062004703

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