UDON at San Diego Comic Con 2017! Panel Info, Guest &Artist Signing Schedule!

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UDON will be set up at San Diego Comic-Con International, at booth #4529 (at the end of the hall near 20th Century Fox, Artist Alley and Hall H), from Wednesday July 19th through Sunday July 23rd!

So there’s just a ton of info under the cut, so if you don’t want to read the whole thing here are the five most important things to know:

  1. The UDON Booth is #4529! Come see us!
  2. We’re welcoming special guest Yoshinori Ono (Producer of Ultra Street Fighter® IV and Street Fighter®V  ) at the UDON booth on Saturday, July 22nd from 2-3pm.
  3. We have 6 Comic-Con Exclusive items this year, including UDON Collectibles Limited Edition Silver and Gold Metal Card Sets(The Four Kings & The Final Challengers), Monster Hunter Weapon Class Badge Pins (Light & Heavy Weapons), Neon Genesis Evangelion Collector’s Pins(Misato, Ristuko and Pen Pen debut at the show), and a limited edition Gold Foil Ultra Street Fighter 2 Tshirt.  As a special bonus, any purchases at the booth of $40 or more get a free random Limited Edition Series 3 Street Fighter Metal Card. If you purchase a Metal Card Set, you’ll receive a ticket for Yoshinori Ono’s signing where you will have a chance to get another gold card! (while supplies last)  PREORDER YOUR UDON EXCLUSIVES HERE
  4. We will have a gaming panel with a special guest which we will announce soon.
  5. The UDON Publishing and Creative Services Staff will be available all weekend, and we invite business colleagues and media representatives to meet with us! Drop us a line at fans@udonentertainment.com.

Alright, here’s the list:

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UDON San Diego Comic Con Exclusives Pre-orders open now through July 17th!

Hey UDON fans!

To save you stress at SDCC, we’ve opened pre-orders for our SDCC 2017 exclusives up from now through July 17th for pick up at the show! Please note that pre-orders can only be picked up at the show. If you’re not going to be attending SDCC, please do not pre-order.

Follow this link to PRE ORDER YOUR SDCC EXCLUSIVES at www.udonexclusives.com!

Here’s what we’re offering this year:

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Street Fighter Limited Edition Metal Card Set – The Final Challengers
Price:  $30.00

Enter Evil Ryu and Violent Ken, the FINAL CHALLENGERS! This two-card set features the final challengers from Ultra Street Fighter II for the new Nintendo Switch!

The two gold cards are made of real metal, etched and silk screen artwork with spot colors, featuring brand new artwork by ULTRA STREET FIGHTER II artist Long Vo.  What makes these two cards extra special is the die cut designs that let you see through the background of the cards – a first in the Street Fighter Metal Card series!

The two cards come mounted on a specially designed gatefold package featuring velvet lamination, raised spot gloss, and foil stamping effects.  Can you defeat the other collectors to get these cards into your Street Fighter collection?

PRE ORDER NOW

 

4KingsStreet Fighter Limited Edition Metal Card Set – The Four Kings
Price:  $50.00

In Street Fighter lore, Sagat, Vega, Balrog, and M. Bison are known as THE FOUR KINGS.  You can purchase this special limited-edition silver metal card set including all 4 ultimate bosses at SDCC this year!
The Four Kings Metal Card Set features brand new art by ULTRA STREET FIGHTER II artist Long Vo. Each set comes mounted on a specially designed gatefold package featuring velvet lamination, raised spot gloss, and foil stamping effects.

PRE ORDER NOW

USF2_SDCC_TshirtUltra Street Fighter 2 Gold Foil T-shirt
Price:  $25.00

UDON’s first foray into high quality collectible T-shirts, we’re proud to announce our new T-shirt convention exclusive with a collaborated design by Ultra Street Fighter 2 artist Long Vo and Megaman Legacy Collection Artist Jeff “Chamba” Cruz!  Depicted on a handsome charcoal colored shirt are the Final Challengers, Evil Ryu and Violent Ken.  These shirts are silkscreened with a special water based ink allowing a gold foil to be adhered to the surface. Quantities are extremely limited so we suggest you get them before stock runs out.  Available sizes: S, M, L, XL, XXL

PRE ORDER NOW

MOCKUP_MH_CARD_LIGHTMonster Hunter Light Weapon Class Badge Pin Set
Price:  $25.00

ATTENTION ALL MONSTER HUNTERS! We’ve forged some neat gear for you to collect or your Monster Hunter Team!
These weapon class badge pins are made of high quality cloisonné hard enamel that is highly durable. Each weapon icon is faithfully recreated along with a textured base and gel that fills in the background giving each badge a jewel-like finish for these iconic weapons.
We will be launching with 8 weapon class badge pins sold in sets of 4, perfect for armoring up your Monster Hunter team.

The first set collects the light weapons consisting of Sword & Shield, Light Bow Gun, Dual Blades, and Long Sword.
These pins are meant to be worn to let your fellow Monster Hunters know what weapon you specialize in during the hunt. Wear them proud!

 

PRE ORDER NOW

 

 

 

MOCKUP_MH_CARD_HEAVYMonster Hunter Heavy Weapon Class Badge Pin Set
Price:  $25.00

ATTENTION ALL MONSTER HUNTERS! We’ve forged some neat gear for you to collect for your Monster Hunter Team!
These weapon class badge pins are made of high quality cloisonné hard enamel that is highly durable. Each weapon icon is faithfully recreated along with a textured base and gel that fills in the background giving each badge a jewel-like finish for these iconic weapons.
We will be launching with 8 weapon class badge pins sold in sets of 4, perfect for armoring up your Monster Hunter team.

The second set collects the heavy weapons consisting of the Great Sword, Heavy Bow Gun, Switch Axe and the Charge Blade. These pins are meant to be worn to let your fellow Monster Hunters know what weapon you specialize in during the hunt. Wear them proud!

 

 

PRE ORDER NOW

 

 

UC_EVAPIN_SDCC3Neon Genesis EVANGELION Character Collector’s Pin – Misato, Ritsuko, Pen Pen
Price:  $15.00

Continuing the popular series of Evangelion Collector’s Pins, UDON is proud to bring you three new characters from the acclaimed anime series!
Fan favorite Misato, Ritsuko, and Pen Pen are immortalized in these high-quality designer pins.  They are made of high quality cloisonné hard enamel that gives a jewel-like finish and is highly durable. A multiple silk-screen printing process is used on each pin to ensure all details are replicated properly, and that the characters look faithful to their on-screen presence.

Each pin also features a very unique die-cut hollow-out center that gives each character a striking presence. Each pin measures almost two inches wide, and will be sold individually, mounted on a handsome backer card with silver foil stamped logos and a spot gloss pattern.

 

PRE ORDER NOW

 

 

Convention Incentives & Specials!

4BonusStreet Fighter Limited Edition Metal Cards Round 3 – The New Challengers!
Price:  FREE w/ $40 Purchase

The Street Fighter Limited Edition Incentive Metal Cards are back by popular demand!
Precisely crafted with special laser etching, printing, and die-cut technology, these metal trading cards feature brand-new artwork by ULTRA STREET FIGHTER II artist Long Vo.

Just like last year, these highly collectible cards will be given away to fans who make qualified purchases at the UDON Booth! Designs will be handed out at random.

4 new silver cards include fan favorite characters Cammy, Dee Jay, Fei Long, and T Hawk! Beat this bonus stage with a perfect score and collect the whole set!

OnoSanCard2017Ono-San Signing at the UDON booth 4529 on Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 , 2-3pm PST 

Price: Purchase any Street Fighter Limited Edition Metal Card Set to get a line ticket(while supplies last)

We will have a special signing with Street Fighter producer Yoshinori Ono at the Udon booth 4529 on Saturday, 7/22 from 2-3pm. As is tradition, Ono-san will be giving out an Ultra rare Ono-San Gold Metal Card at his signing on a first come, first serve basis while supplies last. Pre-order any of our SDCC exclusive metal card sets or purchase at the show to get a line ticket when you pick up your order. Please note the line ticket is only valid for the signing time. Line tickets are only given out when you pick up your purchase. Line tickets do not guarantee a metal card, so please come early and plan accordingly.

 

 

UDON at PAX Prime 2016 this weekend September 2nd-5th!

Hey everyone!

UDON is excited to once again be at PAX Prime in Seattle, Washington at the Washington State Convention Center! We’ll be at booth 2832 on the main floor!

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We’ve got some special goods for you this year! Details below:

Persona 4 Mystery Puzzle Pin Boxes(2 pins in each box)

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Debuting at PAX Prime 2016, comes our next set of collectible premium hard enamel pins. Each pin is almost 3 inches in length and width meaning these pins are huge! Collect all 8 Puzzle pins to form a complete image of all of your favorite characters from Person 4!

Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo Character Select Mystery Pin Boxes (2 pins in each box) 

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Our biggest hit from San Diego Comic Con this year, we will have on hand a supply of our Super Street Fighter 2 Turbo Character Select pins with character art based on the famous Character Select Screen from the game. Each one is meticulously crafted and are 1.5″ in length and width, much larger than normal pins! Collect all 16 characters plus their Player 2 alternate colors. And if you’re really lucky, find the secret hidden character AKUMA!

 

 

 

 

 

**We will also have Pin Trading sessions throughout the weekend, so definitely come by the booth 2832 to check that out!**

Street Fighter Unlimited Alternate Covers

Missing some of those hard to find Street Fighter Unlimited alternate covers? We’ll have a small supply of most of them onhand at the show for you completionists! Get them while supplies last!

 

These amazing game creators will join UDON’s own crew of comic, design, and game artists in signing at the UDON booth this year! On hand for PAX 2016 are:

 

Edwin Huang – Street Fighter  Unlimited Comic series, USF4 DLC Costume Designer, Skullkickers, Pop Culture Shock Toy Designer

 

Edwin will be onhand all weekend!

 

 

Jeffrey ‘Chamba’ Cruz – Super Street Fighter Comic Series, USF4 DLC Costume Designer, KidRobot SF Toy Designer, Random Veus 

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Chamba will be onhand all weekend!

 

 

Long Vo  Street Fighter comic series, Street Fighter HD Remix, USF4 DLC Costume Designer & Tatsunoko vs. Capcom™ game artist

 

 

Long will be onhand all weekend!

 

 

Get on the artists’ sketch commission list before they fill up! Each year the artist’s lists fill up within the first few hours of the show, so get there early if you can!


Street Fighter Comic Sketch Covers

We will also have a supply of Street Fighter Unlimited #1 and Cammy Legends #1 Sketch Cover editions that the artists can draw on for you at the show! Once again, get on the artist list early to ensure you get yours!

Anime and Videogame Artbooks

And of course, UDON will also have a variety of your favorite Anime and Videogame artbooks for you to pick up at the show!

SEE YOU AT PAX PRIME THIS WEEKEND! 

 

UDON welcomes CAPCOM stars Ono, Fujioka to signings at San Diego Comic-Con: UDON Booth #4529

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UDON Welcomes Street Fighter Producer Yoshinori Ono and Monster Hunter Director Kaname Fujioka to San Diego Comic-Con: UDON Booth #4529

SF25-coverUDON Entertainment is proud to welcome two distinguished CAPCOM video game developers to their San Diego Comic-Con 2014 booth, #4529. Joining the talented UDON crew for their signings will be Street Fighter® Producer Yoshinori Ono, and Monster Hunter™ Director Kaname Fujioka.

In addition to UDON’s more than 10-year relationship with CAPCOM’s Street Fighter® franchise, UDON has also begun to publish beautiful art books from the acclaimed Monster Hunter™ series! Copies of UDON’s Street Fighter and Monster Hunter books, as well as those from many other CAPCOM franchises, will be available at the UDON booth during Comic-Con, and Ono-san and Fujioka-san will happily autograph them for fans!

Producer Yoshinori Ono, of the newly-released Ultra Street Fighter® IV and the Street Fighter game series, will be signing at the UDON booth #4529 on Thursday, July 24, from 5pm-6pm.

Director Kaname Fujioka, of Monster Hunter™ 4 Ultimate and the Monster Hunter game series, will be signing at the UDON booth #4529 on Thursday, July 24, from 6pm-7pm.

These amazing game creators will join UDON’s own crew of comic, design, and game artists in signing at the UDON booth this year! On hand for 2014 are:

Jeffrey ‘Chamba’ Cruz – Super Street Fighter, Random Veus
Preview Night: 6pm-9pm, Thu: 12-5, Fri: 3-7, Sat: 12-5, Sun: 12-5

Edwin Huang – Street Fighter series, Skullkickers
Thu: 10am-12pm, Sun: 12-2

Joe Ng – Street Fighter series, Street Fighter Origins: Akuma
Thu: 10am-2pm, Fri: 10am-5pm, Sat: 10am-12pm, Sun: 10am-2pm

Arnold Tsang – Street Fighter series, Blizzard Lead Concept Character Artist
Sat & Sun: 10am-12pm

Long Vo – Street Fighter series, Tatsunoko vs. Capcom™ game artist
Thu: 3-5, Fri: 12-2, Sat: 3-7, Sun: 3-5

In addition, UDON editorial staff Erik Ko, Matt Moylan, and Ash Paulsen will be on hand throughout the weekend.

So make sure to stop by the UDON booth #4529 during Comic-Con for a chance to meet or get a signature or sketch from your favorite game and comic creators!

ABOUT CAPCOM
Capcom is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment for game consoles, PCs, handheld and wireless devices. Founded in 1983, the company has created hundreds of games, including best-selling franchises Resident Evil®, Street Fighter®, Mega Man® and Devil May Cry®. Capcom maintains operations in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Korea, with corporate headquarters located in Osaka, Japan. More information about Capcom and its products can be found at www.capcom.com or www.capcom-unity.com.

Capcom, Devil May Cry, Mega Man and Resident Evil are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Capcom Co., Ltd., in the U.S. or other countries. Street Fighter is a registered trademark of Capcom U.S.A., Inc. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.

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UDON Bestseller Report for March 25, 2014!

Welcome to the UDON Bestseller Report for March 25, 2014! This information is gathered and reported to us from comic book stores and other bookstores across the world! Keep reading to find out what UDON’s hottest books are, and where you can buy them!

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#1. Dark Souls Design Works

Fan love for Dark Souls Design Works shows no signs of slowing down as this amazing dark fantasy title claims the top spot on our bestseller list for the fourth week in a row! Even though this book is technically sold out, there are still copies in select stores and you guys are buying them up! Remember that a second printing is on the way in May.

Showcasing the grim and chilling artwork behind the fan-favorite Dark Souls game in a gorgeous hardcover collection, Dark Souls Design Works features key visuals, concept art, character and monster designs, rough sketches, and an exclusive interview with the game’s creators! (preview)

$39.99, 128 pages, Hardcover, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-89-1
Find a comic store near you | Available at Amazon | Available at Barnes & Noble 

monster_hunter_2#2. Monster Hunter Illustrations 2

Continuing to breathe down Dark Souls’ neck for the top spot is Monster Hunter Illustrations 2! This book collects all of the artwork from the third generation of Monster Hunter games (and some from the second generation), including Monster Hunter Tri, Monster Hunter 3 UltimateMonster Hunter Freedom Unite, and Monster Hunter Portable 3rd! Includes character, armor and weapon designs, environment paintings, rough artwork, and extensive commentary by the Monster Hunter teams throughout the book! As a bonus, our version of the book collects the Japanese black-and-white and color Monster Hunter Illustrations 2 books into one massive collection! (preview)

$49.99, 400 pages, Softcover, 11.75″ x 8.25″, ISBN-13: 978-1926778884
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com  | Buy at Barnes & Noble

Eyes_of_Bayonetta#3. The Eyes of Bayonetta

Another title with strong fan support, The Eyes of Bayonetta holds steady in the #3 position on our bestseller list! This awesome collection of artwork, designs, and commentary also features a full-length DVD documentary about the creation of the Bayonetta game, including exclusive interviews with director Hideki Kamiya and other key figures behind Bayonetta! A must-have for all of the die-hard fans of this amazing character and game!

Check out an extensive preview of The Eyes of Bayonetta!

$49.99, 224 pages, Hardcover, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1926778426
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

Okami Official Complete Works cover#4. Okami Official Complete Works

Third time’s the charm for Okami Official Complete Works, which finishes again at #4! Based on traditional Japanese brush painting, the visual look and style of Okami has become a fan favorite. This gorgeous book shows off all of the artwork for the original game!

$39.99, 288 pages, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1-897376-02-7
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

Monster Hunter Illustrations cover#5. Monster Hunter Illustrations

Staying strong at #5 is Monster Hunter Illustrations! UDON reprinted the original, sold-out Monster Hunter Illustrations book to coincide with the release of Monster Hunter Illustrations 2 and fan support for this reprint has been phenomenal. Snag your copy before it sells out again! (preview)

$49.99, 304 pages, 11.75″ x 8.25″, Diamond: DEC101074, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-17-4
Find a comic store near you | Amazon.com  |  BarnesandNoble.com

Mega Man Gigamix Volume 1 cover#6. Mega Man Gigamix Vol. 1

Bouncing up to #6 is Mega Man Gigamix Vol. 1, the first chapter in Mega Man’s most epic adventure ever! The three-volume Gigamix series features every Robot Master from the first eight classic Mega Man games, as well as the Stardroids, Bass, Proto Man, Duo, Drs. Cossack, Light, and Wily, and more! (preview)

$12.95, 224 pages, 5.75? wide X 8.25? long, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-23-5
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

Persona4Cover#7. Persona 4 Official Design Works

Collecting all of Shigenori Soejima’s original art and designs as well as behind-the-scenes material from Atlus’ mega-popular game! (preview)

$39.99, 192 pages, 8.25″ x 11.75″, Diamond: FEB121165, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-45-7
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

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#8. The Legend of Heroes: The Characters
#9. The Legend of Heroes: The Illustrations

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Back in the charts are these two great collections featuring Falcom’s Legend of Heroes series! Combined, there are over 500 pages of artwork and information about these fan-favorite games contained within!

Illustrations. $44.99, 272 pages, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-91-4
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

Characters. $44.99, 272 pages, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-90-7
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

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#10. The History of Sonic The Hedgehog

Returning to our bestseller list is The History of Sonic the Hedgehog, the ultimate guide to SEGA’s spiky blue speedster! This hefty 300-page volume covers in detail every 2D and 3D Sonic game, plus spinoffs and crossovers. You’ll also find character profiles, promotional artwork, rare concept art, and a detailed look at the origins of the “Blue Blur.” A must-have for any true Sonic fan!

$34.99, 300 pages, 9.25″ x 8.5″, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-56-3
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

#11. Hatsune Miku Graphics: Character Collection CV01 – Hatsune Miku Edition

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Staying on the charts this week is the original Vocaloid herself, Hatsune Miku! Over 150 illustrations feature themes from high fashion to everyday activities, pin-up style pieces, musical performances, and more!

$29.99, 96 pages, 8″ x 11″, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778747
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

#12. Phantom Breakerphantom_breaker

Rounding out this week’s chart is one of UDON’s newest releases – Phantom Breaker: Official Visual Works! Collecting the original artwork from the cult-favorite Japanese fighting game “Phantom Breaker,” this stunning collection is chock-full of beautiful pin-ups, detailed character designs, and even an exclusive pull-out poster!

$39.99, 112 pages, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1-927925-00-3
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

All items, titles, and characters, TM and © their respective owners. All rights reserved.

 

 

Udon Bestseller Report: March 18, 2014!

Welcome to the UDON Bestseller Report for March 18, 2014! This information is gathered and reported to us from comic book stores and other bookstores across the world! Keep reading to find out what UDON’s hottest books are, and where you can buy them!

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#1. Dark Souls Design Works

Dark Souls Design Works rules the bestseller list for the third week in a row! This reprinted art book is flying off the shelves even faster than anticipated – add it to your collection before it sells out yet again!

Showcasing the grim and chilling artwork behind the fan-favorite Dark Souls game in a gorgeous hardcover collection, Dark Souls Design Works features key visuals, concept art, character and monster designs, rough sketches, and an exclusive interview with the game’s creators! (preview)

$39.99, 128 pages, Hardcover, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-89-1
Find a comic store near you | Available at Amazon | Available at Barnes & Noble 

monster_hunter_2#2. Monster Hunter Illustrations 2

Holding steady in spot #2 is Monster Hunter Illustrations 2! This book collects all of the artwork from the third generation of Monster Hunter games (and some from the second generation), including Monster Hunter Tri, Monster Hunter 3 UltimateMonster Hunter Freedom Unite, and Monster Hunter Portable 3rd! Includes character, armor and weapon designs, environment paintings, rough artwork, and extensive commentary by the Monster Hunter teams throughout the book! As a bonus, our version of the book collects the Japanese black-and-white and color Monster Hunter Illustrations 2 books into one massive collection! (preview)

$49.99, 400 pages, Softcover, 11.75″ x 8.25″, ISBN-13: 978-1926778884
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com  | Buy at Barnes & Noble

Eyes_of_Bayonetta#3. The Eyes of Bayonetta

The Eyes of Bayonetta continues to capture fan interest, staying firm in the #3 position on our bestseller list! This awesome collection of artwork, designs, and commentary also features a full-length DVD documentary about the creation of the Bayonetta game, including exclusive interviews with director Hideki Kamiya and other key figures behind Bayonetta! A must-have for all of the die-hard fans of this amazing character and game!

Check out an extensive preview of The Eyes of Bayonetta!

$49.99, 224 pages, Hardcover, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1926778426
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

Okami Official Complete Works cover#4. Okami Official Complete Works

For the second week in a row, Okami Official Complete Works sticks it out at #4! Based on traditional Japanese brush painting, the visual look and style of Okami has become a fan favorite. This gorgeous book shows off all of the artwork for the original game!

$39.99, 288 pages, 8.25″ x 11.75, ISBN-13: 978-1-897376-02-7
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

Monster Hunter Illustrations cover#5. Monster Hunter Illustrations

Zooming up the charts from #12 to #5 is Monster Hunter Illustrations! UDON reprinted the original, sold-out Monster Hunter Illustrations book to coincide with the release of Monster Hunter Illustrations 2 and fan support for this reprint has been phenomenal. Snag your copy before it sells out again! (preview)

$49.99, 304 pages, 11.75″ x 8.25″, Diamond: DEC101074, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-17-4
Find a comic store near you | Amazon.com  |  BarnesandNoble.com

Persona4Cover#6. Persona 4 Official Design Works

Collecting all of Shigenori Soejima’s original art and designs as well as behind-the-scenes material from Atlus’ mega-popular game! (preview)

$39.99, 192 pages, 8.25″ x 11.75″, Diamond: FEB121165, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-45-7
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

Mega Man Gigamix Volume 1 cover#7. Mega Man Gigamix Vol. 1

Taking a slight drop to #7 is Mega Man Gigamix Vol. 1, the first chapter in Mega Man’s most epic adventure ever! The three-volume Gigamix series features every Robot Master from the first eight classic Mega Man games, as well as the Stardroids, Bass, Proto Man, Duo, Drs. Cossack, Light, and Wily, and more! (preview)

$12.95, 224 pages, 5.75? wide X 8.25? long, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-23-5
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

phantom_breaker#8. Phantom Breaker

Launching at #8 this week is one of UDON’s newest releases – Phantom Breaker: Official Visual Works! Collecting the original artwork from the cult-favorite Japanese fighting game “Phantom Breaker,” this stunning collection is chock-full of beautiful pin-ups, detailed character designs, and even an exclusive pull-out poster!

$12.95, 224 pages, 5.75? wide X 8.25? long, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-23-5

Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

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#9. The Legend of Heroes: The Characters
#10. The Legend of Heroes: The Illustrations

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Fans of Falcom’s Legend of Heroes series keep showing their love for the games, keeping these art books on our bestseller list! Combined, there are over 500 pages of artwork and information about these fan-favorite games contained within!

Illustrations. $44.99, 272 pages, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-91-4
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

Characters. $44.99, 272 pages, 8.25″ x 11.75″, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-90-7
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble


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#11. Sonicomi Artbook: Super Sonico Picture Album

Fashion model, musician, video game star, and now #11 on the UDON bestseller list – Sonico can do it all! The Super Sonico Picture Album collects all the best images from the Sonicomi visual novel, plus merchandise artwork, pin-ups, crossover costumes, and more!

$39.99, 160 pages, 8″ x 10″, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778808
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

#12. Hatsune Miku Graphics: Character Collection CV01 – Hatsune Miku Edition

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Rounding out our bestseller list for this week is another Japanese virtual idol, Hatsune Miku! Over 150 illustrations feature themes from high fashion to everyday activities, pin-up style pieces, musical performances, and more!

$29.99, 96 pages, 8″ x 11″, ISBN-13: 978-1-926778747
Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com | Buy at Barnes & Noble

All items, titles, and characters, TM and © their respective owners. All rights reserved.

 

NOW IN-STORE! MONSTER HUNTER ILLUSTRATIONS 2

Monster Hunter Illustrations 2

Monster Hunter Illustrations 2 Now Available in comic book stores!
Available in book stores and from online retailers soon!

Find a comic store near you | Buy at Amazon.com  |  Where to Buy UDON Books?

Monster Hunter Illustrations is back with a new mammoth-sized 400 page artwork collection! Monster Hunter Illustrations 2 covers all the third generation Monster Hunter games including Monster Hunter Tri 3, Monster Hunter Tri 3G, and Monster Hunter Portable 2nd, and Monster Hunter Portable 3rd.

Included in this collection:

– creature designs & roughs
– character designs and roughs
– armor and weapons desgins
– environment designs and paintings
– compendium of symbol designs and drawings
– commentary by the Monster Hunter teams throughout the book!

For hardcore fans, this book collects both the B&W and Colour Monster Hunter Illustrations 2 books into one massive book! It completely translates every aspect of these books into English, including hand-written notes from the artists and designers!

UDON’s first Monster Hunter Illustrations collection sold out in record time, and has recently been reprinted to accommodate demand! Don’t miss out on Monster Hunter Illustrations 2! Available now in comic book stores across North America and the UK, and through online booksellers and in bookstores soon.

Monster Hunter Illustrations coverALSO AVAILABLE: UDON recently reprinted the original, sold-out Monster Hunter Illustrations book! Get your copy RIGHT NOW!

Monster Hunter Illustrations: In Stock at All Vendors!
Amazon.com  |  BarnesandNoble.com  |  Where to Buy UDON Books?

MONSTER HUNTER ILLUSTRATIONS 2

Available Now!
Price: $49.99
ISBN-10: 192677888X
ISBN-13: 978-1926778884
Page Count: 400 Pages, Colour
Size: 11.75″ x 8.25″

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MONSTER HUNTER ILLUSTRATIONS 1: BACK IN PRINT! (8 pg preview)

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Monster Hunter fans! The moment you’ve been waiting for has arrived, as UDON is pleased to announce a new printing of the sold-0ut MONSTER HUNTER ILLUSTRATIONS Volume 1 is now available!

One of the fastest sell-outs in UDON’s history, we had promised to bring this book back into print to accompany our recently announced Monster Hunter Illustrations 2… but we jumped the gun a bit. It’s here now, and we hope you love it!

You can order the book at Amazon.com and it will actually begin shipping next week. We are expecting Amazon to run out of their initial order immediately and place a reorder, but rest assured, if you place an order for this book it will get to you in the next few weeks.

The book is also available for order from any comic book shop with the code DEC101074. To find a comic shop near you, click here.

Monster Hunter Illustrations
Price (U.S.): $49.99

Diamond: DEC101074
ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-17-4

Format: Softcover
Page Count: 304, Color
Size: 11.75″ wide X 8.25″ long

 

UDON ANNOUNCES 5 NEW CAPCOM ART BOOKS

March 22: Today on the WORLD OF CAPCOM panel at PAX East in Boston, MA, UDON Entertainment and CAPCOM jointly announced the signing of 5 brand new, hotly-demanded art books featuring CAPCOM properties. These artbooks will be fully translated from the Japanese editions, and will be published by UDON in the second half of 2013.

Please note: All Images are taken from the Japanese editions of the books, and may not be the final book designs.

Asura's Wrath OCW

Asura’s Wrath: Official Complete Works
– 192 pages
– Includes character designs, CG art, storyboards, creator commentary, and exclusive interviews

Dragon's Dogma ODW

Dragon’s Dogma: Official Design Works
– 312 pages
– Includes character designs, armor and weapon designs, monster designs, locations, and creator commentary

Monster Hunter Illustrations 2

Monster Hunter Illustrations 2
– 400 pages
– Covers all third generation MH titles – Monster Hunter Tri, Monster Hunter Portable 3rd, and Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate
– Includes monster designs, character designs, weapons, armor, rough sketches and more

– This book will be accompanied by a MUCH demanded reprint of the sold-out Monster Hunter Illustrations!!!

MM25

MM25: Mega Man & Mega Man X Official Complete Works
– 432 pages
– All the classic artwork from the Mega Man and Mega Man X series
– NEW artwork, and rough concepts from Mega Man 9 and 10
– New game developer interviews
– New Tribute art from Hitoshi Ariga, Toru Nakayama, Shigeto Ikehara, and more!

SF25

SF25: The Art of Street Fighter
– 448 pages!!!
– Includes art from all of the classic Street Fighter games
– New art from Street Fighter IV, Street Fighter X Tekken, and more
– New game developer interviews
– New Tribute artwork from Akiman, Shinkiro, Hyung-tae Kim, Daisuke Ishiwatari, and more!

And there’s even more to come in 2013 from UDON and CAPCOM, including the graphic novels Street Fighter Origins: Akuma this summer, Super Street Fighter 2 this fall/winter, and more Darkstalkers, more Resident Evil, and for the first time from UDON – Devil May Cry!!

 

UDON is shaping up to have its busiest and strongest year ever, with nearly 40 planned releases in 2013. We couldn’t do it without the support of our strong relationship with CAPCOM, and fans can get ready for a truly astounding year!

 

 

Monster Hunter Illustrations

Monster Hunter Illustrations

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Beloved by fans the world over, the Monster Hunter series takes players on an epic quest to hunt or capture the most dangerous and fantastic monsters imaginable. Monster Hunter Illustrations collects the unparalleled artwork behind this landmark series. Inside you’ll find hundreds of designs for characters, monsters, armor, weapons, and more, plus tons of rough drawings and sketch work.

Release date: September 2011
Price (U.S.): $49.99

ISBN: 1-926778-17-0
ISBN-13: 978-1-926778-17-4

Format: Softcover
Page Count: 304, Color
Size: 11.75″ wide X 8.25″ long

Where to buy:
 


Comic Shop Locator Service


amazon.com (USA)

amazon.ca (Canada)


barnesandnoble.com (USA)

bookdepository.com (Worldwide)
 


UDON Store