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.
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!