HARUHI-ISM: NOIZI ITO ARTWORKS – Now in stores! 11 page preview!


Haruhi Fans Rejoice! The beautiful new artbook collecting the illustrated adventures of the SOS Brigade is here!

201305_Haruhi-ismHaruhi Suzumiya is an energetic Japanese girl who craves excitement and adventure! The members of the SOS Brigade try their best to keep Haruhi happy, because if they don’t… she could accidentally destroy the universe! Seriously!

Haruhi-ism collects the spectacular artwork of Noizi Ito, the artist of the original Haruhi Suzumiya novel series. Included are all of the book & DVD covers, magazine pinups, and rare promo images by Noizi Ito that kicked off this international phenomenon. As a bonus, Ito also provides commentary on every illustration in the book, and includes a special note to fans about her feelings working on these illustrations! So cool!

Haruhi-ism is a hardcover art book, mirroring the Japanese release, and is now available wherever great books are sold!

Haruhi-ism: Noizi Ito Artworks

Release date: In-stores Now
Price (U.S.): $39.99

ISBN: 1-926778-69-3
ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-69-3

Format: Hardcover
Page Count: 120, Color
Size: 8.25″ wide X 11.75″ long


Check out this 10 Page Preview of Haruhi-ism:

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ShiningForceFeatherCoverShining Force Feather: Design Works

Price (U.S.): $39.99
ISBN: 1-926778-46-4
ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-46-4
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Shining Force Feather is the first Nintendo DS entry in the popular Shining RPG series.

This official Design Works art book includes character profiles, rough designs, storyboards, interviews, and plenty of creator commentary. A gorgeous tribute to a game that is little-known in North America.

Featuring work by lead Haruhi Suzumiya illustrator Noizi Ito!


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SC, 8×12, 176pgs, FC $39.99
Projected release date: August 2013

Hatsune Miku Graphics: Character Collection CV03 - Megurine Luka Edition coverHATSUNE MIKU GRAPHICS: CHARACTER COLLECTION CV03
(W) Comptiq (A) Various (CA) KEI
The world’s first bilingual Vocaloid, Megurine Luka, stars in her own character artwork showcase! CV03 collects more than 35 artists’ wonderful takes on this pink-haired beauty. Over 150 illustrations feature themes from high-fashion to leisurely fun, spicy pin-ups to musical performance, and more!
SC, 8×12, 96pgs, FC $34.99
Projected release date: July 2013

(W/A/CA) Nitroplus
Fashion model, musician, and video game star – Sonico can do it all! Whether she’s doing a bikini photo shoot on the beach, or rocking out on stage, Sonico is always ready to leap for that distant star. The Super Sonico Picture Album collects all the best images from the Sonicomi visual novel, plus merchandise artwork, pin-ups, crossover costumes, and more!
SC, 8×12, 160pgs, FC $39.99
Projected release date: July 2013

Haruhi Suzumiya Illustrations: Spring & SummerHARUHI SUZUMIYA ILLUSTRATIONS: SPRING & SUMMER
(W) Kadokawa Shoten
(A) Shoko Ideka, Futoshi Nishiya, Yukiko Horiguchi, Tomoe Aratani, Various
Can’t get enough of Haruhi and the SOS Brigade? Then Haruhi Suzumiya Illustrations: SPRING & SUMMER is the art book for you! Haruhi Suzumiya Illustrations collects the fantastic key visuals and promotional artwork from the hit Haruhi Suzumiya anime series. Spring & Summer features Haruhi and the whole gang in beachwear, sports outfits, summer dresses, evening gowns, and more as they adventure through all sorts of fun and farcical situations. No Haruhi fan would dare miss out on this stellar artwork collection!
SC, 8×12, 176pgs, FC $39.99
Projected release date: Late July 2013

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