Art Books

Art Books

  • Fire Sisters - Anime Monogatari Series Heroine Book
    Now you can show your love for your favorite Monogatari Series girl, with the new Anime Monogatari Series Heroine Book, an entire artbook dedicated to a single Monogatari heroine. Each book is filled with information on that character, with information from the serious as well as original character art, sketch work, seiyu and more. This book is dedicated to both the Araragi sisters, Karen and Tsukihi, with tons of art and information for fans, including comparisons of the character designs between each series.
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    $15.00
  • Fantasy Illustration Encyclopedia
    An easy to understand encyclopedia of fantasy creatures for your referencing needs, be it for tabletop gaming or solely to increase your knowledge in fantasy creatures. From dragons to devils, this in-depth encyclopedia comes with a total of 78 different creatures. Each entry comes with detailed creature descriptions such as history and stats, along with a beautiful illustration, with over 30 popular artists collaborating for this encyclopedia.
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    $21.00
  • Super Sonico 10th Anniversary Book
    Here's a treat for fans of Super Sonico: a deluxe 10th anniversary artbook filled to the brim with more than 250 illustrations of Sonico and her friends, published by Nitroplus. The book is simply amazing, hardcover with glossy printed pages, with amazing art by the original creator Tsuji Santa. The book is designed with a special binding that lets it open completely flat, so you can enjoy looking at the artwork without forcing the book open or damaging it. The photobook also comes with a thick outer protective box to make sure you can store the book without damaging it.
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    $62.00
  • Dengeki Moeoh April 2017
    Dengeki Moeoh is Japan's premiere original content bishoujo magazine -- each issue jam-packed with the cutest girls you've ever seen in lovely full-color fanservice situations! Each issue features a gallery of high-quality art from different moe illustrators, several regular manga selections in both color and monochrome, and the "moe-moe coliseum" where famous artists are given a moe theme to draw - not to mention the special secret "Adult Moeoh" section in each issue, specially sealed to preserve the ecchi secret inside until you open it. This issue comes with a free gift: an awesome "Shonko bikini dakimakura cover" (standard sized pillow cover) so you can have sexy times with Shonko! A wonderful free gift for fans!
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    $18.85
  • Figure COLLECTION - Lights! Camera! Action!
    Here's a great photobook for fans of Japan's beautiful anime figures, which expertly captures the grace and loveliness of our favorite anime characters, in prepainted figure form. There are dozens of figures in this photobook, including all the heroines from Saekano, Bakemonogatari/Monogatari Series, Fate/stay night and DanMachi, and it's so wonderful to be able to see them photographed as well. Comes with a special inside book on "how to photograph anime figures like a pro."
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    $20.00
  • Spice and Wolf - The Tenth Year Calvados
    Here's a treat for fans of the Spice and Wolf anime and novels: a 10th Anniversary artbook, with tons of great original art by Koume Keito, who illustrated the manga version of the story. Each page is filled with wonderful illustrations of everyone's favorite wolf girl Holo, which you will love. It will look great in your artbook collection! 128 pages, full color printing.
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    $42.50
  • The Art of Tadashi Hiramatsu
    A collection of art works by veteran animator Tadashi Hiramatsu. Featuring a large collection of artworks from animes that he's worked on, such as Kare Kano, Evangelion, Abenobashi Magical Shopping District, Attack on Titan, Parasyte and Yuri on Ice. Filled with over 230 pages of sketches, story boards, key animations, finished artworks, and even including an interview with him. This art book is a must have for any art book collectors who love the process of making anime from sketch to finish.
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    $65.00
  • The Legend of ZELDA Hyrule Encyclopedia
    A great item for fans of the Legend of Zeda, this is a super thick hardcover artbook and information book presenting all the details from the entire 30 year history of the series, with tons of visuals including all characters, enemies, bosses, environments, game items, and more. Additional easter eggs include an interview with the creator Eiji Aonuma, plus all the old classic advertisements used to promote the Zelda games over the years. 318 pages, very high quality printing. Note that the cover of this book is very beautiful, but it has a gold foil that doesn't scan well. It looks much better in person.
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    $68.00
  • Alice Soft WIFE Series Art Works
    This is a great artbook for hentai fans capturing all the amazing erotic art of the "Wife" series of games from Alice Soft, about married women who have trouble only having sex with their husbands, but who instead stray a lot and have sex with whoever they want. The book is amazingly thick -- about 230 pages -- and filled with wonderful glossy art on every page. A great item for fans of unfaithful (but beautiful) hitozuma and NTR themes in hentai games and anime,
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    $42.00
  • Fantasy Matrix (Fantasy Character Design)
    Here's a great new addition to the How to Draw Manga series that gives you some solid information on how to design RPG style fantasy characters. The book covers all the basics, character classes, matrix and party construction, magical items common in fantasy worlds, and more. There are many detailed images that you can copy the art of, or just gaze at and enjoy since it's so beautiful published by Mizuna Tomomi and Muru-sha, 160 page
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    $22.00
  • Pixiv Illustrator Nenkan 2017
    This is the biggest, the most amazing Pixiv artbook we've ever seen, a giant "portfolio book" sized artbook loaded with the best pieces of art from the past year on Japan's popular image sharing site. Across 240+ pages, see the most amazing works from Japan's top fan and professional artists, with all your favorite characters to be found. There are 650 illustrations by 180 talented artists. This book will be very limited in number, so grab your copy now!
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    $46.00
  • Touhou Byougicho - How to Draw Action Poses
    There are two things we love at J-List: Touhou and How to Draw books, which help everyone become better artists, And this book has the best of both worlds. It's a very useful artbook teaching the basics of how to draw action poses, including combat, running, jumping, and various types of body language. But instead of using nondescript models to illustrate these important concepts, they use the Touhou project characters that we all love. Features art by Kyachi, published by Genkosha.
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    $26.00
  • Fukuneko Biyori - Syroh Artworks
    Here's a nice art book for fans of outstanding "Moe" artwork, the first art book release ever by ilustrator Syroh, who fils the Internet with such nice pictures of cute girls with cat ears, acute shimapan, ridiculously kawaii hats, schol swimsuits, and much more. The art book is outstanding, featuring more than 100 pages of large-format glossy artwork by the artist, and you get lots of commentary, and an interview in the back. All of the works of this talented artist are captured here, making it great for your collection! This is the standard softcover edition of this artbook release, which is very high quality.
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    $38.00
  • Fukuneko Biyori Limited Edition - Syroh Artworks
    Here's a nice art book for fans of outstanding "Moe" artwork, the first art book release ever by ilustrator Syroh, who fils the Internet with such nice pictures of cute girls with cat ears, acute shimapan, ridiculously kawaii hats, schol swimsuits, and much more. The art book is outstanding, featuring more than 100 pages of large-format glossy artwork by the artist, and you get lots of commentary, and an interview in the back. All of the works of this talented artist are captured here, making it great for your collection! This is the limited edition of this artbook, which comes as an amazing hardcover version, and you also get a separate art book containing the genga (schedule work), never before published. Both books are covered in a very high-quality outer protective box. Note that this limited item cannot be reordered, so grab it now!
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    $60.00
  • Kemono Friends Fanbook - Japaripa Study Notebook
    If you're a fan of the super cute Kemono Friends anime, is an item you will love, a doujinshi that's designed to look like a child's notebook, But it contains acute heart of Serval and her friend Kaban, plus all the other cute characters. You also get (if you want to cut it out) acute paper doll of Serval.
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    $12.00
  • Learn Sniper Techniques from Illustrations -- Moe Encyclopedia
    This is a cool "moe encyclopedia" illustrated artbook that gives actual, real information about interesting topics, but with acute "moe" artwork. This book covers modern sniper rifles, and is filled with accurate, interesting information about all of the world's most powerful long-range weapons. The book is divided into several segments, European sniper rifles used in all European countries, plus weapons used by the US Armed Forces, and Japan and other Asian countries. There is also information on different types of sniper shooting, the different environmental factors that can affect shooting, and more. While the text is in Japanese, the headers are in English, so you can understand each topic. Very nice artwork, perfect for "military otaku." 160 pages.
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    $21.00
  • How to Draw the Food
    Japan loves to create How to Draw guidebooks, and J-List loves to sell them to our customers! This new series by Niche Press focuses on how to draw delicious looking food, with all kinds of famous Japanese foods here for you to practice with, as well as important things like how hands look holding chopsticks. There are 80 pages, and subjects like how to draw in manga-style as well as how to color illustrations with Photoshop are covered.
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    $23.00
  • RecoLove Blue Ocean/Gold Beach Official Guidebook
    We love artbooks from Japan, and here's a fun new offering for fans of Reco Love: Blue Ocean/Gold Beach, a popular sexy 3D dating sim game for PSVita and PS4, which lets you interact with cute girls and go on dates and do sex things. The arbook is graat, 220 pages of high quality printing with tons of visuals, including all characters and poses, all game events, and original art.
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    $33.00
  • Yotsugi Ononoki - Anime Monogatari Series Heroine Book
    Now you can show your love for your favorite Monogatari Series girl, with the new Anime Monogatari Series Heroine Book, an entire artbook dedicated to a single Monogatari heroine. Each book is filled with information on that character, with information from the serious as well as original character art, sketch work, seiyu and more. This book is dedicated to the super cute Yotsugi Ononoge, the mysterious and athletic girl with the weird rabbit thing on her head.
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    $15.00
  • Momentary - The Art of Ilya Kuvshinov
    This is a treat, the first Japanese photobook release of the artworks of popular Russian illustrator Ilya Kuvshinov, who lives in Yokohama and makes gorgeous art, posting it to social media networks and amassing a huge number of followers, including many fans in Japan. This artwork celebrates his gorgeous works, especially female characters with cute faces, and it's great to see his many illustrations in this book.
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    $25.00
  • GEHEN
    This is a lovely full-color doujinshi (really a self published artbook) featuring the beautiful artworks of Gurande (who runs a single-artist circle called G-Size). All of his best works are here, everything from company collection to Rem to One Piece Man and Girls und Panzer. Enjoy it all! 36 pages, all full color.
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    $16.50
  • Cocoa Fujiwara illustrations
    Cocoa Fujiwara is a talented illustrator famous for her manga Inu x Boku SS. She has worked on the art for manga, game, and drama CD illustrations, and now you can own a collection of her personal artwork to enjoy at your leisure. This artbook contains over 300 illustrations of cute anime girls or couples in poses both alluring and adorable, from Inu x Boku SS to Katsute Mahou Shoujo to Aku wa Tekitaishiteita. Get it while you can!
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    $38.50
  • Sword Art Online Magazine 3
    This is a great thick magazine completely dedicated to the awesomeness of Sword Art Online, which is filled with tons of information about this series, especially focusing on the new film. The book has tons of information, including detailed character information, seiyu, director and writer, and is great for fans of both seasons of the anime as well as the upcoming film. The magazine is super thick, meaning 226 pages, and there's lots for SAO fans to love. Like many anti-magazines, you get a free gift inside, a gorgeous document protector with an original image on it.
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    $16.50
  • How to Draw the Tentacles
    Japan loves to create How to Draw guidebooks, and J-List loves to sell them to our customers! This new series by Niche Press focuses on a unique sub-set artists need, How to Draw Tentacles, including both the tentacles themselves but beautiful girls being pleasured by them. There are 80 pages, and subjects like how to draw in manga-style as well as how to color illustrations with Photoshop are covered.
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    $23.00
  • Kokuhaku Zukan Winter 2016 - Confess her Feelings (One Room)
    Fresh from the latest Comiket, here's another amazing non-h doujinshi by one of the best moe artist, Kantoku! This gorgeous full color 20 page doujinshi contains high quality illustrations of cute girls confessing their love for you. Highly recommended!
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    $14.00
  • Animal Girls Collection   DOG ver. (Moe Encyclopedia)
    Animal Girls Collection is the latest series of moe encyclopedia that introduces a topic and turn them into cute girl illustrations. This book is all about moe animal girls with a focus on man's best friend, the dog. Enjoy 140+ pages of the cutest dog girls you've ever seen while learning about various breeds of dogs from all over the world like Dalmatians, German Shepherds, Japanese spitz, Bulldogs, and more. The book also showcases famous dogs in history and fiction like Toto from The Wizard of Oz or Laika the Soviet space dog who became the first animal to orbit the Earth or Hachiko, the famous dog in Japan who's faithfulness to his master became a national symbol of loyalty. Also, included is a list of famous people who owned dogs like Alexander the Great, Charles Darwin, Queen Victoria, and John F. Kennedy. A wonderful guide to the world of dogs. Great for collectors of high quality artbooks from Japan.
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    $22.00
  • Moeru! Monster Jiten Riku no Maki   Monster Encyclopedia Land ver.
    The Moe Encyclopedia series continues with another sexy volume. This time, they've gathered nearly 50 of the world's most famous land monsters such as werewolves, Minotaurs, ogres, etc., all illustrated in a moe, female form. Learn all about these beautiful but dangerous monster girls in detailed descriptions with excellent illustrations by top moe artists. By the time you're finished reading, your dreams will be filled with sexy monster girls. Over 170 pages of smoking hot monsters for your enjoyment.
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    $20.00
  • Uruwashi no Dress Zukan -- How to Draw Traditional Dresses
    This is a lovely artwork filled with detailed illustrations of different kinds of Western dresses, a valuable tool for any artist wants to create beautiful illustrations, as well as cosplayers looking to recreate accurate costumes. The book covers elegant dress fashions from 1400 to 1930, divided into several sections. Most of the illustrations are black-and-white with 16 pages. This is a great book, whether you are an artist, are creating a realistic costume, or just like the way these dresses look. 150 pages. Also great for "Moe Encyclopedia" fans.
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    $32.50
  • Touko Hinamatsuri illustration Works
    Three years after Touko Hinamatsuri released her first artbook titled "La Peche!" comes her much awaited second book to the joy of her fans. Featuring an all-star lineup of promotional artwork and new illustrations never seen before of popular eroge titles such as Imouto Smile, Imouto Spiral, Hatsukoi Time Capsule, Can Fes, Mikoko, and Re:Loaded. 130-pages.
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    $20.00
  • Yamakaze Arashi Art Works
    Yamakaze Arashi is the talented hentai illustrator who's done so many great erotic games (eroge) and visual novels, and this is a thick and satisfying artbook dedicated to his works. The artbook has great content, with 128 pages of illustrations, sketch work, character designs and more from the artist, with all his major works represented, from Angel Ring to Natsu no Iro no Nostalgia, it's a work you'll want in your collection for sure.
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    $36.00
  • GRANBLUE FANTASY GRAPHIC ARCHIVE II
    This is the most complete, the most amazing, and most breathtakingly beautiful artbook for fans of Granblue Fantasy we've ever seen. Both volumes are incredibly thick, with 300+ all color pages of fabulous characters, worlds, weapons, events, battles and more from the popular game series. This is vol. 2, with even more illustrations of the characters, the monsters and bosses, and more. Highly recommended item!
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    $52.00
  • How to Remove Girl's Clothes - Onnanoko no Fukuno Nugasekata
    Here's a How to Draw Manga book idea that we can really get behind: How to Remove Girl's Clothes, which shows nothing but illustrations of girls partially undressed, in the active having their clothes removed. Be it sexy camisole lingerie, Gothic Lolita outfits, basic blouses or school uniforms, those sexy tight spandex shorts called "spats" any other kind of clothing you can imagine. It's all here, in fabulous illustration after illustration, showing the method used to remove any type of clothing from a girl. Very important for creating art!
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    $26.00
  • RIDE ON - Noriyuki Matsumoto 20th Anniversary Illustrations
    Here's a really outstanding art book you might like, which features the best illustrations of talented artist Noriyuki Matsumoto over the past 20 years, the illustrator, who has worked on popular anime such as Fate/Grand Order, Bodacious Mini-Skirt Space Pirates and more, also loves to draw girls writing bicycles around Japan. This art book is great, filled with the artists wonderful illustrations, and a treasure for your art book collection. More than 200 pages.
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    $41.00
  • Hoteri - Happoubijin illustrations
    Here's a really special treat for fans of modern Japanese hentai art: a new manga / artbook by Happou Bijin, the legendary illustrator who has helped revolutionize the world of Japanese adult games with his superb artwork, attention to detail (where it counts), and unique characters that easily send your libido running with just one look. He's also the artist of the popular BOIN series as well as the amazing Kanojo x Kanojo x Kanojo series and much more. Perhaps Happoubi Jin's most ambitious project to date, the book boasts plenty of hot girls from some of his famous works plus original illustrations.
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    $36.85
  • Pieces Gem 03
    This long-awaited, highly anticipated collection of the work of one of Japan's most famous cyberpunk artists and storytellers is a tour-de-force publication not to be missed by fans. Another addition in the works of the popular artist Masamune Shirow (of Appleseed and Ghost in the Shell fame), PIECES Gem 03, which is a great republishing of all of the original material to his classic Appleseed. All of the original sketch work (genga) is here, and it's great to read it all again. A wonderful item for collectors of Masamune Shirow's works.
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    $17.50
  • NABURU -- Satoshi Urushihara
    Satoshi Urushihara is one of the most famous artists in Japan today, with a wide body of work that includes both adult and all-ages titles. This is his second adults-only artbook, featuring 70 beautiful and sexy characters from Urushihara's 10 years of high-quality erotic manga, plus new designs created specially for this collection. Enjoy a wide variety of styles and poses, from elegant and alluring cover shots to hardcore pinups that will have your blood racing. If you're a fan of hot, naked anime girls, you will not want to miss this artbook.
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    $38.00