Synopses & Reviews
The next step for manga fans.
This guide presents how-to instruction for the specialized characters and backgrounds that comprise the romanticized world of manga known as shoujo. With more than 300 illustrations, readers learn stroke by stroke how to create everything from winged princesses to robotic girls and fantasy settings from the historical to the futuristic.
Few manga books are truly instructional in nature, and of those, none offer as much step-bystep detail as this book
The Complete Idiots Guide to Drawing Manga, Illustrated, is one of the most successful how-to books on the topic
About the Author
Matt Forbeck is the co-author of The Complete Idiots Guide to Manga, Illustrated: Fantasy Creatures. Hes been an author and game designer since 1989, writing short fiction, comic books, and novels including Draculas Revenge, The Lost Mark trilogy of Eberron novels, and the Blood Bowl novels. His projects have garnered 12 Origins Awards and five ENnies. Tomoko Taniguchi is the co-author of The Complete Idiots Guide to Manga, Illustrated: Fantasy Creatures. Shes published nine Japanese graphic novels and in February 2006 she made her Marvel Comics debut.