This book covers the mechanical side of elements in Katsuhiro Otomo's AKIRA movie. The book focuses on:
- Photographs and vignettes used for promotion & merchandise
- Character pages and technical model sheets of vehicles and weapons.
- Illustrations & paintings by other Japanese artists inspired by AKIRA.
- Info on Kaneda's Bike- mechanics, inspiration, plans, & working models
- A closer look at the creation of the Neo tokyo environment an staff's feedback regarding their roles in the film.
Publisher: BANDAI (バンダイ)
Release Date: 1988-VII
Number of pages: 127
Retail price: ¥1,500
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