After it’s success with producing the famous collectors’ book The Legend of Zelda™: Hyrule Historia, Dark Horse Comics sets its sights on another popular Nintendo franchise that features swords and fantasy. Featuring spectacular game illustrations, conceptual art, character designs and more from the game development of the 3DS game, Dark Horse Comics is to release The Art of Fire Emblem: Awakening in comic shops on Aug. 17th and in book stores on Aug. 30th, 2016. At 320 pages, the book will retail for $39.99.
The book covers behind the scene creation of one of the franchises most successful titles in the tactical role playing genre. It includes in-depth story boards, the game’s entire script, designs for characters, costumes, and weapons, and promotional imagery.
Fire Emblem: Awakening is the latest Fire Emblem game for US release, which was in 2013. It’s sequel, was released in Japan in June and will come to the US in February 2016.