Anime Architecture : Imagined Worlds and Endless Megacities
Anime Architecture presents the most breathtaking environments created by the most important and revered directors and illustrators of Japanese animated films. From futuristic cities of steel to romantic rural locales, the creators of anime have conjured memorable and painstakingly detailed worlds, the influences of which have been felt across cinema, literature, comic books and videogames for decades.
This volume offers a peerless survey of these cinematic arenas - including materials from Akira, Ghost in the Shell, Patlabor, Neon Genesis Evangelion and Tekkonkinkreet - through original background paintings, storyboards, drafts, sources of inspiration and film excerpts.
- Hardback | 256 pages
- 215 x 280 x 27.94mm | 1,410g
- 17 Nov 2020
- Thames & Hudson Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- 400 Illustrations, color