UDON at PAX Prime this weekend!

August 27th, 2014

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Once again, PAX Prime is upon us, and UDON has an even bigger and better set-up than in past years! Stop by Booth #3808 to check out all our awesome art books, including some VERY limited quantities of our 2014 con exclusives! We’re also back sharing a booth with our good friends at ONI Press, publishers of many fine titles including Scott Pilgrim! 

UDON artists Long Vo, Edwin Huang and Jeffrey “Chamba” Cruz will be at the UDON booth all weekend! The guys will be signing and sketching for fans, and even accepting a limited number of original art commission requests. Get your favorite character drawn by your favorite UDON artist, just for you! Not to mention TONS of fantastic art books, including lots of show debut titles! Be sure to stop by Booth #3808 and say hi!

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Check out these con exclusive titles we’ll have available! Remember, these are limited quantities and available only on a first-come, first-serve basis, so make sure to come by Booth #3808 early if you want one for your collection!

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UDON’s Art of CAPCOM Complete Edition – Comic-Con Exclusive Edition – $100
Featuring an original all-star cast dust jacket cover by UDON superstar Joe Ng, exclusive to Comic-Con International! Collecting over 10 years of UDON’s Capcom artwork in one epic 600-page hardcover volume. UDON’s Art of Capcom: Complete Edition gathers more than 80 UDON artists’ renditions of the cast of Street Fighter, Darkstalkers, Rival Schools, Mega Man, Strider, and other classic Capcom franchises. Included are comic covers, toy designs, video game sprites, game box art, tribute art, and much more, including over 75 pages of new materials not published before!

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Street Fighter IV – Wages of Sin: Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition – $40
Read the stories from the newest Street Fighter era in Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin! Includes all new stories and material, never-before-seen!  Comic-Con exclusive features brand-new C.Viper vs Dan dust jacket illustration by James Ghio, with hidden Beach image by Arnold Tsang inside!

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Street Fighter Classics Vol. 2: Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition – $60
The UDON Street Fighter saga continues with Street Fighter Classic Volume 2, now in a sturdy oversized hardcover! This Comic-Con exclusive features brand-new Cammy vs Vega dust jacket illustration by James Ghio, with hidden Beach image by Arnold Tsang inside! Continue your collection of UDON’s Exclusive VS Edition Street Fighter hardcover graphic novels!

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Street Fighter Classics Vol. 3: Comic-Con Exclusive VS Special Edition – $60.00
The UDON Street Fighter saga continues with Street Fighter Classic Volume 3, now in a sturdy oversized hard cover! This Comic-Con exclusive features brand-new Chun-Li vs M.Bison dust jacket illustration by James Ghio, with a hidden Beach image by Arnold Tsang inside! Continue your collection of UDON’s Exclusive VS Edition Street Fighter hardcover graphic novels!

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But wait, there’s more! UDON will also have a bunch of great books on hand including:

- MM25: Mega Man & Mega Man X Official Complete Works Softcovers
- New releases SF25: The Art of Street Fighter, Hyperdimension Neptunia +Mk2, and Mikucolor: Kei’s Hatsune Miku Illustration Works
- A small selection of 2013 Convention Exclusive Edition Books
- 2014 Calgary Expo Exclusive Reversible Ryu vs. Akuma / Cammy vs. Chun-Li Dust-Jackets
- Over 40 more titles from UDON’s published works, including art books, graphic novels, and manga!

We’ll see you at PAX this weekend!

UDON Bestseller Report for August 26th, 2014!

August 26th, 2014

Another week, another shake-up in the UDON Bestseller Report! Two new titles make the list, but where did they land? Which titles gave up their spot – and which old favorites managed to push their way back onto the rankings after dropping off for a few weeks? Keep reading to find out!

This information is gathered and reported to us from comic book stores and other bookstores across the world! Keep reading to find out what UDON’s hottest books are, and where you can buy them!

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#1. Manga Classics: Les Miserables SC & HC

Debuting in the top spot is Manga Classics: Les Miserables, an original production of UDON Entertainment and Morpheus Publishing! The Manga Classics line features classic stories, faithfully adapted and illustrated in manga style, and available in both hardcover and softcover editions.

Adapted for stage and screen, loved by millions, Victor Hugo’s classic novel of love & tragedy during the French Revolution is reborn in this fantastic new manga edition! The gorgeous art of TseMei Lee brings to life the tragic stories of Jean Valjean, Inspector Javert, and the beautiful Fantine, in this epic adaptation of Les Miserables!

Check out a preview here!

Hardcover: $24.99, 336 pages, 5.75″ X 8.25″, ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-15-7
Buy the hardcover: Find a comic shop near you | Buy from Indiebound | Buy from Barnes & Noble | Buy from Amazon

Softcover: $19.99, 336 pages, 5.75″ X 8.25″, ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-16-4
Buy the softcover edition: Find a comic shop near you | Buy from Indiebound | Buy from Barnes & Noble | Buy from Amazon

pride_and_prejudice_sc_cover#2. Manga Classics: Pride & Prejudice SC & HC

In second place is the other launch title from our Manga Classics line, Manga Classics: Pride & Prejudice!

Beloved by millions the world over, Pride & Prejudice is delightfully transformed in this bold, new manga adaptation. All of the joy, heartache, and romance of Jane Austen’s original, perfectly illuminated by the sumptuous art of manga-ka Po Tse, and faithfully adapted by Stacy E. King.

Check out a preview here!

Hardcover: $24.99, 376 pages, Hardcover, 5.75″ X 8.25″, ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-17-1
Softcover: $19.99, 376 pages, Softcover, 5.75″ X 8.25″, ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-18-8

Buy the hardcover: Find a comic shop near you | Buy from Indiebound | Buy from Barnes & Noble | Buy from Amazon

Buy the softcover edition: Find a comic shop near you | Buy from Indiebound | Buy from Barnes & Noble | Buy from Amazon

SF25-cover#3. SF25: The Art of Street Fighter

The king of fighting games gets the ultimate art book with SF25: The Art of Street Fighter, collecting over 25 years of Street Fighter artwork! This 448-page behemoth of a book collects pin-ups, character designs, crossover artwork, rare concept art, and more.

SF25 features over 100-pages of new material, including tribute art from top Japanese artists, never-before-collected sketches and game art, and all-new interviews with the people who created the legend that is Street Fighter! (preview here)

A must-have for CAPCOM fanatics, lovers of great video game design, and anyone who wants to celebrate the world’s greatest fighting game!

$59.99, 448 pages, Softcover, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-19-5

Find a Comic Book Store Near You! | Buy at Barnes & Noble | Buy at Amazon.com

HyperdimensionNeptunia-cover#4. Hyperdimension Neptunia + MK2 Artworks

Last week’s top seller moves to #4 as fans continue to discover the amazing artwork of Hyperdimension Neptunia + MK2 Artworks! Welcome to Gameindustri, a parallel world of goddesses, humans, and monsters, all engaged in an epic battle known as the Console War! Collected in this volume is the illustration work behind both the original Hyperdimension Neptunia and the sequel game,Hyperdimension Neptunia mk2. Inside you’ll find character designs, profiles, rough sketches, rare promotional art, creator interviews, and more!

Check out a 16-page preview here!

$39.99, 152 pages, Softcover, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-09-6

Find a comic shop near you | Buy from Indiebound | Buy from Barnes & Noble | Buy from Amazon

Dark Souls: Design Works#5. Dark Souls Design Works

Showcasing the grim and chilling artwork behind the fan-favorite Dark Souls game in a gorgeous hardcover collection, Dark Souls Design Works features key visuals, concept art, character and monster designs, rough sketches, and an exclusive interview with the game’s creators! Design Works also includes an exclusive behind-the-scenes interview with game director Hidetaka Miyazaki and many of the game’s artists, making it a real treat for fans of the game!

In addition to fully and faithfully translating all of the content from the Japanese edition into English, the UDON edition of Dark Souls: Design Works features one of our most deluxe project treatments of all time. Released in a sturdy hardcover, UDON’s edition features a pearlized silver dust jacket, with ultra high-gloss black and silver treatments, making it practically shimmer (with evil) on your bookshelf!

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$39.99, 128 pages, Hardcover, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-89-1
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon | Buy at Barnes & Noble

substrataCover#6. Substrata: Open World Dark Fantasy

What happens when over 80 creators from the world’s top video game studios join forces without the constraint of committee design? You get Substrata, a hypothetical Triple-A title driven by artists, for artists. Herein lies their widely varied, unbridled visions! Inside you’ll find character designs, locations, monsters, items, interface designs, and more, all exploring the spectacular dark fantasy world of Substrata.

Proceeds from the sale of SUBSTRATA will be donated to Gamers For Good, http://www.gamersforgood.com! Check out a 25-page preview here!

$44.99, 240 pages, Softcover, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1927925133

Find a Comic Store Near You - Buy from Barnes & Noble

Mega Man Gigamix Volume 1 cover#7. Mega Man Gigamix Vol. 1

Featuring everyone’s favorite Blue Bomber, Mega Man Gigamix Vol. 1 is the first chapter in Mega Man’s most epic adventure ever! In this volume, Mega Man travels to outer space to tangle with Dr. Wily’s Robot Masters as well as the mysterious Break Man! Then, it’s the ultimate race! Mega Man, Bass, Roll, Proto Man, Ice Man, Guts Man, and even Dr. Wily himself go head-to-head in a grand prix that spans halfway across the globe!

The three-volume Gigamix series features every Robot Master from the first eight classic Mega Man games, as well as the Stardroids, Bass, Proto Man, Duo, Drs. Cossack, Light, and Wily, and more! (preview)

$12.95, 224 pages, 5.75″ wide X 8.25″ long, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-23-5

Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

Persona4Cover#8. Persona 4 Official Design Works

This awesome book collects all of Shigenori Soejima’s original art and designs as well as behind-the-scenes material from Atlus’ mega-popular game! Persona 4 Official Design Works is packed with hundreds of illustrations, sketches, character designs, landscape paintings, and even more from fan-favorite designer and artist Shigenori Soejima, Persona 4‘s art director and character designer. Soejima goes in-depth on nearly every illustration, with extensive comments on every major character and revealing insight into the background and secondary characters, the creation process, and the game’s setting. To top it all off, this amazing collection ends with a massive 9,000-word interview that details the entire game’s creation from start to finish! (preview)

$39.99, 192 pages, 8.25″ x 11.75″, Diamond: FEB121165, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-45-7
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

DarkstalkersOCW2014-cover#9. Darkstalkers: Official Complete Works

After a brief absence from the bestseller report, Darkstalkers: Official Complete Works returns with a strong showing of fan support! This is the ultimate collection of Darkstalkers artwork and history, packed full of beautiful babes, menacing monsters, awesome action, and all the great style you’d expect from the rulers of the night!

Darkstalkers: Official Complete Works collects the artwork of every Darkstalkers game, including key visuals, character illustrations, promotional artwork, rough concepts, and creator commentary. Also featured are multiple new interviews with the creators behind the series, plus all-new tribute pin-ups from your favorite Capcom artists!

Click here to check out a 10-page preview!

$39.99, 224 pages, softcover, 8.25″ x 11.75″,
ISBN: 1-927925-04-5

SFIV-Vol1-Cover#10. Street Fighter IV Volume 1: Wages of Sin

Presenting UDON’s Street Fighter IV comics, now available for the first time in oversized hardcover format! Newcomers like Crimson Viper, Rufus, Abel, and Seth battle fan favorite characters like Sakura, Dan, Akuma, and more! Collects UDON’s original Street Fighter IV #1-4, and bonus stories featuring the casts of Street Fighter III, Street Fighter IV, and Final Fight!

Also included are rare, un-reprinted Street Fighter short stories, and an all new 6-page Ultra Street Fighter IV story created exclusively for this volume! This collection is a must-have for fans of Street Fighter and anyone else who enjoys a action-packed story with iconic characters and amazing artwork! (preview here)

$34.99, 152 pages, Hardcover, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-14-0
Find a Comic Book Store Near You! | Buy at Barnes & Noble | Buy at Amazon.com

monster_hunter_2#11. Monster Hunter Illustrations 2

Monster Hunter Illustrations 2 showcases all of the artwork from the third generation of Monster Hunter games (and some from the second generation), including Monster Hunter Tri, Monster Hunter 3 UltimateMonster Hunter Freedom Unite, and Monster Hunter Portable 3rd! Includes character, armor and weapon designs, environment paintings, rough artwork, and extensive commentary by the Monster Hunter teams throughout the book! As a bonus, our version of the book collects the Japanese black-and-white and color Monster Hunter Illustrations 2 books into one massive collection!

Click here for a 9-page preview!

$49.99, 400 pages, Softcover, 11.75″ x 8.25″, ISBN-13: 978-1926778884
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com  | Buy at Barnes & Noble

Eyes_of_Bayonetta#12. The Eyes of Bayonetta

More than just a standard art book, The Eyes of Bayonetta is an awesome collection of artwork, designs, and commentary that comes with a full-length DVD documentary about the creation of the Bayonetta game, including exclusive interviews with director Hideki Kamiya and other key figures behind Bayonetta! A must-have for all of the die-hard fans of this amazing character and game! (preview)

$49.99, 224 pages, Hardcover, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1926778426
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

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Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin HC Edition – Now Available (C. Viper Prologue Story!)

August 22nd, 2014

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SFIV-Vol1-CoverStreet Fighter IV: Wages of Sin HC Edition
Now available!

Continuing our previews of Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin, check out this short prologue featuring SFIV’s new character C.VIPER under the cut! And make sure to purchase your copy of SFIV: Wages of Sin HC wherever great graphic novels are sold!

Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin HC
Cover artist: James Ghio. Writer: Ken Siu-Chong. Pencils: Joe Ng. Inks: Crystal Reid. Colors: Espen Grundetjern. Letters: Marshall Dillon
Backups by Ken Siu-Chong, Matt Moylan, Jim Zub, Joe Ng, Chris Stevens, Eric Vedder, Bob Strang, Takeshi Miyazawa, and more.

Price (U.S.): $34.99
ISBN: 1-927925-14-2
ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-14-0
Format: Hardcover
Page Count: 152, Color
Size: 8.25? x 11.25?

Buy it at a Comic Book Store Near You | Buy at Barnes & Noble | Buy at Amazon.com

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Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin HC Edition – Now Available (Rufus Prologue Story!)

August 19th, 2014

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SFIV-Vol1-CoverStreet Fighter IV: Wages of Sin HC Edition
Now available!

Continuing our previews of Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin, check out this short prologue featuring SFIV’s new character Rufus under the cut! And make sure to purchase your copy of SFIV: Wages of Sin HC wherever great graphic novels are sold!

Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin HC
Cover artist: James Ghio. Writer: Ken Siu-Chong. Pencils: Joe Ng. Inks: Crystal Reid. Colors: Espen Grundetjern. Letters: Marshall Dillon
Backups by Ken Siu-Chong, Matt Moylan, Jim Zub, Joe Ng, Chris Stevens, Eric Vedder, Bob Strang, Takeshi Miyazawa, and more.

Price (U.S.): $34.99
ISBN: 1-927925-14-2
ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-14-0
Format: Hardcover
Page Count: 152, Color
Size: 8.25″ x 11.25″

Buy it at a Comic Book Store Near You | Buy at Barnes & Noble | Buy at Amazon.com

 

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UDON Bestseller Report for August 19th, 2014!

August 19th, 2014

More changes this week as a new title roars into the #1 spot and some old favorites battle to hold their places on the bestseller list. Who made the cut? Keep reading to find out!

This information is gathered and reported to us from comic book stores and other bookstores across the world! Keep reading to find out what UDON’s hottest books are, and where you can buy them!

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Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin HC – Now Available (‘Abel’ Prologue Story!)

August 18th, 2014

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Street Fighter IV: Wages Of Sin – Oversized Hard Cover Edition
Now available everywhere!

SFIV-Vol1-CoverPresenting UDON’s official Street Fighter IV prequel comic series, now available for the first time in oversized hardcover format! Newcomers including Crimson Viper, Rufus, Abel, and Seth battle fan favorite characters like Sakura, Dan, Akuma, and more in this amazing, action-packed volume with a main story by Ken Siu-Chong and Joe Ng!

Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin HC collects the original Street Fighter IV #1-4 in its entirety for the first time, and it also includes never-before-reprinted bonus stories featuring the casts of Street Fighter III, Street Fighter IV, and Final Fight! But wait, there’s more! Debuting in this edition is an all new 6-page Ultra Street Fighter IV story created exclusively for this volume, featuring new character Decapre!

Keep reading below for a prologue to all of the action, in an awesome story featuring Abel and a surprise guest!

Street Fighter IV: Wages of Sin HC
Cover artist: James Ghio. Writer: Ken Siu-Chong. Pencils: Joe Ng. Inks: Crystal Reid. Colors: Espen Grundetjern. Letters: Marshall Dillon
Backups by Ken Siu-Chong, Matt Moylan, Jim Zub, Joe Ng, Chris Stevens, Eric Vedder, Bob Strang, Takeshi Miyazawa, and more.

Price (U.S.): $34.99
ISBN: 1-927925-14-2
ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-14-0
Format: Hardcover
Page Count: 152, Color
Size: 8.25″ x 11.25″

Buy it at a Comic Book Store Near You | Buy at Barnes & Noble | Buy at Amazon.com

Street Fighter IV Wages of Sin Preview: Abel 

SF25: The Art of Street Fighter – Now Available (Mega Preview!)

August 14th, 2014

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SF25-coverSF25: The Art of Street Fighter
Now available in comic and book stores everywhere!

Collecting more than a thousand amazing Street Fighter illustrations from across the historic series!

The king of fighting games gets the ultimate art book with SF25: The Art of Street Fighter, collecting over 25 years of Street Fighter artwork! This 448-page behemoth of a book collects pin-ups, character designs, crossover artwork, rare concept art, and more. SF25 features over 100-pages of new material, including tribute art from top Japanese artists, never-before-collected sketches and game art, and all-new interviews with the people who created the legend that is Street Fighter!

SF25: The Art of Street Fighter is now available in comic and book stores, and wherever great books are sold! Check out the extensive preview available below!

SF25: The Art of Street Fighter

Available now!
Price (U.S.): $59.99

ISBN: 1-927925-19-3
ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-19-5

Format: Softcover
Page Count: 448, Color
Size: 8.25″ x 11.75″

Find a comic shop near you | Buy at Amazon | Buy at Indiebound | Buy at B&N

UDON Bestseller Report for August 12th, 2014!

August 12th, 2014

Lots of new titles means lots of shake-ups on the UDON Bestseller report this week! Which of our hot new books came out on top? And which fan favorites were able to hang on for another week? Keep reading to find out!

This information is gathered and reported to us from comic book stores and other bookstores across the world! Keep reading to find out what UDON’s hottest books are, and where you can buy them!

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UDON Bestseller Report for August 5th, 2014!

August 5th, 2014

Are you ready for this week’s UDON Bestseller Report?!? This information is gathered and reported to us from comic book stores and other bookstores across the world! Keep reading to find out what UDON’s hottest books are, and where you can buy them!

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Now Available: MIKUCOLOR: KEI’s Hatsune Miku Illustration Works (16 Page Preview)

August 4th, 2014

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Mikucolor coverMIKUCOLOR: KEI’s Hatsune Miku Illustration Works
English-language edition now available from UDON Entertainment

Here at UDON we are continuing to show the love for international idol sensation HATSUNE MIKU! We are proud to present the fifth release in our series of Hatsune Miku artbooks, the brand-new MIKUCOLOR: Kei’s Hatsune Miku Illustration Works. This new 128 page collection is full of Miku and Vocaloid illustrations by KEI, the official designer of Hatsune Miku!

Included in MIKUCOLOR are magazine & book illustrations, DVD covers, rare pinups, novel and manga illustrations exclusive new artwork, all in full and glorious color! In keeping with UDON’s Miku releases to date, the UDON Entertainment release of  MIKUCOLOR is fully translated into English, and features a beautiful new prism cover treatment that adds even more sparkle to KEI’s beautiful exclusive cover illustration!

For those of you that don’t know about Hatsune Miku and the Vocaloids, Miku is an invention of the Crypton corporation, who created her image and voice for popular music-making software so that composers could have a beautiful, realistic voice to sing their songs! Miku’s melodies and image have captivated the hearts of millions of fans around the world, and UDON is proud to be publishing art books chronicling the fan, pro, and official artworks representing Hatsune Miku!

Keep reading for a sneak peak at the beautiful artwork of MIKUCOLOR: KEI’s Hatsune Miku Illustration Works.

VOTED THE CHAMPION OF THE 2014 ANIME MADNESS TOURNAMENT AT RIGHT STUF!

MIKUCOLOR: Kei’s Hatsune Miku Illustration Works
Collecting the artwork of official Vocaloid character illustrator, KEI! Mikucolor collects KEI’s dazzling illustrations of your favorite Vocaloids like Luka, Rin & Len, and of course the supreme musical idol herself – Hatsune Miku! Included are magazine & book illustrations, DVD covers, rare pinups, exclusive new artwork, and much more!

Price (U.S.): $39.99
ISBN: 1-927925-08-8
ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-08-9
Format: Softcover
Page Count: 128, Color
Size: 8.25″ x 11.75″

Buy from Indiebound | Buy from Comic Shops | Buy from Barnes & Noble | Buy from Amazon

 

Hyperdimension Neptunia + Mk 2 Artworks: Available Now (16 Page Preview!)

August 1st, 2014

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Hyperdimension Neptunia + MK2 Artworks
Now available!

HyperdimensionNeptunia-coverUDON Entertainment is proud to announce the release of its newest video game art book, Hyperdimension Neptunia + MK2 Artworks! Collecting the illustrations, character designs, event cutscene artworks, and rough sketches from the fan-favourite video games Hyperdimension Neptunia, and Hyperdimension Neptunia MK2. This is a translation of the Japanese artbook of the same name, with a new cover design that prominently features the lead characters (don’t worry, the original Japanese cover is included inside!).

For those not familiar with the series, you’re in for something special! Hyperdimension Neptunia is an epic parable with a uniquely Japanese point of view. The world of Neptunia is the world of “Gameindustri”, ruled by 4 goddesses–each a beautiful heroine, and each based on a popular next-generation console system. These 4 Goddesses engage in the greatest war of all–The Console War! The games feature beautifully rendered moe (cute girl) artwork, and the games have been remade and adapted into novels, manga, and even a popular animation series: Hyperdimension Neptunia: The Animation (released in North America by Funimation).

UDON Entertainment’s translation of Hyperdimension Neptunia + MK2 Artworks is chock full of beautiful illustrations from the game, as well as specially developed promotional artwork and pieces exclusive to this book! In addition to character designs and rough artworks, there’s also a feature interview with Tsunako, a popular illustrator and the designer of the main Neptunia characters!

Whether you’re a fan of this series or just want a beautiful book chock-full of great illustrations of cute girls, we think you’ll love Hyperdimension Neptunia + MK2 Artworks! Check out a 16 page preview below, and look for the book wherever UDON art books are sold!

Hyperdimension Neptunia +mk2 Artworks
Welcome to Gameindustri, a parallel world of goddesses, humans, and monsters, all engaged in an epic battle known as the Console War! Collected in this volume is the illustration work behind both the original Hyperdimension Neptunia and the sequel game,Hyperdimension Neptunia mk2. Inside you’ll find character designs, profiles, rough sketches, rare promotional art, creator interviews, and more!

Available Now!
Price (U.S.): $39.99
ISBN: 1-927925-09-6
ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-09-6
Format: Softcover
Page Count: 152, Color
Size: 8.25″ x 11.75″

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UDON Bestseller Report for July 29, 2014

July 29th, 2014

Are you ready for this week’s UDON Bestseller Report?!? This information is gathered and reported to us from comic book stores and other bookstores across the world! Keep reading to find out what UDON’s hottest books are, and where you can buy them!

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UDON 2014 Panel Announcements from Comic-Con San Diego!

July 26th, 2014

We’ll have a more complete posting about this next week, but for now, here’s a few highlights from today’s UDON 2014 panel at Comic-Con International in San Diego. We hope you’re as excited by these announcements as we are!!

Street Fighter 2 panel

We’re continuing our commitment to the Street Fighter comics series with our new hardcover editions and we’re thrilled to announce that Super Street Fighter V2 is almost complete!

In addition to our hardcover comics, we have a special hardcover edition of the Street Fighter World Warrior Encyclopedia that will coming next year! This classic title has been sold out for over a year now, and we’ll be reprinting in an oversized format that matches our graphic novels! We’ve also updated the content for Ultra and included brand new artwork!

Street Fighter World Warrior Encyclopedia Hardcover            Ace Attorney

On a related CAPCOM note, we’ve also announced a North American version of The Art of Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies!! This is one of our top fan requests and loaded with amazing artwork. Coming 2015!

Kill la Kill Manga

Speaking of fan demand, we’re beyond thrilled to announce that UDON has secured the rights for the English-language edition of the Kill la Kill manga!! Another title to look forward to in 2015!!

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And on the topic of manga, we announced the next three titles in our Manga Classics line, which has been selling like gangbusters at Comic-Con!

- The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
- Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
- Emma by Jane Austen

Katamari   Makeshift Miracle 2

Two new titles appearing in December 2014:

- Katamari Volume 1 the collected ShiftyLook comic by Alex Culang and Raynato Castro!

- Makeshift Miracle Volume 2: The Boy Who Stole Everything by Jim Zub and Shun Hong Chan!

Record Aragest     Record Aragest

Record of Agarest War: Heroines Visual Book and Record of Agarest War 2: Heroines Visual Book!

Shining Blade     Yo gi oh dual art

Shining Blade and Ark, featuring the amazing work of Tony Taka! This title collections the artwork of the Shining Blade and Shining Ark games, and is UDON’s forth title in the Shining series!

Yu-Gi-Oh Dual Art collects the artwork of Takahashi Kazuki from the Yu-Gi-Oh series, including card art, personal illustrations, manga illustrations and more!

Tezuka Anime     Tezuka

Osamu Tezuka art books!!! Osamu Tezuka Anime Character Sketchbook is an unprecedented look into the sketchbook drawings and designs of this master artist; Osamu Tezuka Anime Character Illustrations is a unique collection of character model sheets and animations spanning his impressive body of work.

Layton     PowerPoint Presentation

UDON will be producing an English-language version of the Professor Layton Official Fanbook, published by Level 5 and QBIST in Japan!

Gungnir Official Art Chronicle is based on an epic Norse-inspired JRPG and is part of the “Dept. of Heaven” series!

BorderBreaks

Border Break Artworks, UDON’s first full-on mecha art book! Chock full of schematics, sketches, pilot designs and background materials!

And last but certainly not least….

robotech

The ink is still drying on this one, folks, but UDON is over the moon to announce that we’ll be bringing out a series of Robotech/Macross art books! More details to come soon, promise!!

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UDON Bestseller Report for July 22nd, 2014!

July 22nd, 2014

Are you ready for this week’s UDON Bestseller Report?!? This information is gathered and reported to us from comic book stores and other bookstores across the world! Keep reading to find out what UDON’s hottest books are, and where you can buy them!

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UDON Social Media Update!

July 19th, 2014

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Hey everyone! A few days before Comic-Con we just wanted to remind you where you could find UDON across your social media and on the web! We’ll be making a ton of announcements over the next week and maybe you want those beamed to your phone, or your email, or your desktop? So check out the list below and make sure you’re subscribed! We’re gonna knock your socks off.*

Sign up for the UDON Newsletterhttp://eepurl.com/UXtXr

Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/udonentertainment

Twitter@udonent *NEW*

Instagramhttp://instagram.com/udonent

DeviantArthttp://udoncrew.deviantart.com/

Pinteresthttp://www.pinterest.com/udonent/

PIXIVhttp://www.pixiv.com/users/7582154

* If you wear socks, not if you’re like, Ryu or something. Or Dhalsim. Honda. Ken. Blanka? Anyway, you get the idea.