By Operation Rainfall Contributor / March 3rd, 2016
The official artworks of Shin Megami Tensei IV is on sale now. The book will feature characters, monsters and other illustrations from Atlus’ RPG. Udon Entertainment is the publisher for the artworks and have sent this press release outlining the contents:
When samurai clash with demons and feudalism meets the futuristic in a post-apocalyptic world, the result is an incredibly compelling game with equally compelling artwork. To that end, UDON Entertainment is thrilled to announce the release of Shin Megami Tensei IV: Official Artworks, an elegant volume collecting all of the darkly unique imagery behind the critically-acclaimed RPG for the Nintendo 3DS!
Featuring character designs and profiles, background art, rough concepts, a painstakingly detailed glossary of terms, behind-the-scenes breakdowns of in-game cutscenes, and creator interviews, this book also reverently highlights the iconic demon and monster designs for which the series is so beloved. Indeed, Shin Megami Tensei IV: Official Artworks is a can’t-miss item for fans of the series as well as those who like their fantasy artwork heavily inspired by mythology, mysticism, and the occult!
Headlined by lead artist Masayuki Doi, the book also includes guest character designs by famed artists of tokusatsu television series, video games and film including Yasushi Nirasawa (Kamen Rider), Keita Amemiya(Onimusha), Yoshihiro Nishimura (Tokyo Gore Police) and more.
Shin Megami Tensei IV: Official Artworks is available in stores now for $39.99. You can pick it up at Amazon with a small discount.
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