Steamboy Ani-Manga TPB (2005-2006) comic books
Volume 1 - 1st printing. Story and art by Katsuhiro Otomo. Experience Katsuhiro Otomo's film Steamboy in this spectacular and immersive full-color ani-manga. The highly anticipated anime production from the director of Akira is set in an alternate historical London in 1866 where competing inventors create every possible weapon and contraption powered by the steam - and the imagination. The film which demonstrated Otomo's unique story-telling and illustrative artistry finds new voice in this book where readers can explore the steam universe and return for new discoveries. Softcover, 188 pages, full color. NOTE: These are Japanese manga-style GNs and are meant to be read right-to-left. Cover price $19.99.
Volume 2 - 1st printing. Story and art by Katsuhiro Otomo. London, England, 1866 - Capital of the British Empire. The nations of the world watch in terror the clash of strange machines of war and the fearful rising of Steam Castle! The mortal struggle to shape the future of man rages between father Eddie and grandfather Lloyd, yet the future must belong to the youngest - Ray, the Steamboy, shall become the new hero of the age! Softcover, 228 pages, full color. NOTE: These are Japanese manga-style GNs and are meant to be read right-to-left. Cover price $19.99.