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Akira Club

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Now available for the first time in an English-language edition, Akira Club is an essential companion to Akira, a dazzling collection of Otomo's mind-blowing visions, including over 100 title-page illustrations created for the original serialization but not included with the published collections of Akira. The book also features rarely seen alternate art, preliminary drawi...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published September 4th 2007 by Dark Horse (first published June 1995)
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Michael Foley
This is the ultimate Akira art collection. It covers promotional work, frames, advertisements, displays, etc. collected from various international releases. In many cases, this book is the only way for readers to access these pieces. As a whole, the book is overwhelming. There is simply so much on display here that the casual fan will probably become intimidated. Yet for the Katsuhiro Otomo fanboy, this book is an absolute treasure. Although "Akira Club" is obviously designed for lovers of Akira...more
Seth
An Akira art nerd collection of promotional art and cover pages from the Japanese versions of the serialized Akira series, redrawn pages from the Dark Horse re-release. Truly a Akira Otomo art junkies dream.
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Federiken Masters
La "lectura" de este tomo quedará para cuando me termine la serie. Por ahora: lendo lendo.
William J. Meyer
Great collection of AKIRA odds and ends.
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Katsuhiro Otomo (大友 克洋, Otomo Katsuhiro) is a Japanese manga artist, film director, and screenwriter. He is perhaps best known for being the creator of the manga Akira and its anime adaptation, which are extremely famous and influential. Otomo has also directed several live-action films, such as the recent 2006 feature film adaptation of the Mushishi manga.

Katsuhiro Otomo was born in the former to...more
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