FATE/STAY NIGHT ART BOOK SERIES
COMING TO NORTH AMERICA
FATE/COMPLETE MATERIAL VOLUME 1: ART MATERIAL
This June from UDON Entertainment
DECEMBER 31st: Capping off its largest and most successful publishing year ever in 2013, UDON Entertainment today announces that it has secured the rights to release English-language editions of art books based on “Fate/stay night,” the epic Japanese multimedia franchise!
UDON will kick off the release of this series in June with Fate/Complete Material Volume 1: Art Material, which features over 200 pages of stunning illustrations from the original visual novel “Fate/stay night” by acclaimed studio Type-Moon!
Originally released as a best-selling Japanese visual novel, “Fate/stay night” has blossomed into every media field, with the original story having been adapted and spun off into anime, video games, light novels, toys, and even a feature-length animated film! Fate/Complete Material Volume 1: Art Material goes right back to the beginning of the phenomenon, collecting more than 200 pages of amazing illustrations by Type-Moon from the original “Fate/stay night” game—completely and faithfully translated into English by UDON Entertainment! For “Fate/stay night” fans, the timing couldn’t be better—a brand new anime adaptation of this material has just been announced for a 2014 release in Japan!
Fate/Complete Material Volume 1: Art Material is the first in a series of art books collecting all of the illustrations, character designs, and concept material from “Fate/stay night.” It includes a wealth of cutscene illustrations, pin-ups, and rare promotional and advertising artwork. Future volumes will follow the publication of volume 1 at intervals of approximately every 3-4 months. UDON strongly urges fans to pre-order Fate/Complete Material Volume 1: Art Material, as sales of this volume will help determine availability of future volumes!
– Original “Fate/stay night” visual novel is one of the best-selling visual novels of all time
– “Fate/stay night” anime and film available on DVD and Blu-ray from Sentai Filmworks
– Features hundreds of illustrations by fan-favorite studio Type-Moon!
– The “Fate” series will get a new anime release in 2014 from Sentai Filmworks, featuring the spin-off storyline “Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya”
– A brand-new anime adaptation of the original “Fate/stay night” story has just been announced!
About Fate/stay night:
An incredibly popular visual novel, “Fate/stay night” has gripped fans around the world with its deep and complex story and gorgeous artwork. Released in 2004 by Type-Moon, the series details an epic, no-holds-barred battle royale between powerful sorcerers and their servants for the chance to claim The Holy Grail as their own! The story is told from the perspective of a nearly-helpless teenager named Shiro and his powerful servant Saber, who have been accidentally entered into the battle!
About UDON Entertainment:
UDON Entertainment is a publisher of original and translated art books, graphic novels, and manga. UDON’s best-known projects are those based on popular video game franchises, including Street Fighter®, Okami®, Mega Man®, Dark Souls, Bayonetta, Valkyria Chronicles, and more. For more information, visit www.UDONentertainment.com.
INTERIOR ART AND COVER PREVIEW:
All art pending licensor approval.