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Manga Mania: Magical Girls and Friends : How to Draw the Super-popular Action Fantasy Characters of
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Sailor Moon. Card Captor Sakura. Magical Girl Rayearth. They’re magical girls, and they’re some of the biggest names in manga. Magical girls, ordinary schoolgirls given superpowers, are hugely popular in Japan and the United States. Now Christopher Hart shows fans everywhere how to draw these manga shoujo faves. Faces and body proportions, action poses, costumes, expressions, transformations, special effects—they’re all here, all in Hart’s distinctive step-by-step approach. So are magical fighting boys and everybody’s favorite, the cute, furry manga mascots. Hart demonstrates how to create funny mascots, magical boys, fighting teams, and supporting characters, plus how to design layouts. Magical girls show us that we all have special powers deep inside—nowManga Mania: Magical Girls and Friends let those special drawing powers reveal themselves at last!
The author's distinctive step-by-step approach to drawing manja shoujo, funny mascots, magical boys, fighting teams, and supporting characters is accompanied by detailed instructions on how to design layouts.
Number of Pages: 144.0
Sub-Genre: Techniques / Drawing
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Christopher Hart
Street Date: October 18, 2006
Item Number (DPCI): 248-31-4578