Tuesday, 19 June 2012

Awesome New Marvel vs. Capcom Artbook Announced

Today it was announced that Marvel, Capcom and publishing company UDON Entertainment have collaborated on a book compiling art from all of the Capcom-developed Marvel games. The book, entitled Marvel vs. Capcom: Official Complete Works, will feature artwork from The PunisherX-Men: Children of the AtomMarvel Super HeroesX-Men vs. Street FighterMarvel Super Heroes vs. Street FighterMarvel vs. CapcomMarvel vs. Capcom 2Marvel vs. Capcom 3, and Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 - coming to a grand total of 192 pages!

But the best news to come out of this (for us anyway) is that the book will be available across the globe - hitting shelves in not just America, but also the UK.  

So where can you buy this beauty? Well, fans on the way to Comic-Con: San Diego will get their hands on it first. The special Comic-Con edition will be hardcover and exclusive to the event. BUT, for those not heading to the convention, the paperback edition will be more freely available - In fact, you can pre-order it on Amazon right now!

Here are the full details on the book, as listed on UDON's website:

Key Features:
- This is an original art book compiled by UDON, with no Japanese counterpart!
- Includes all of the promotional artwork, a complete art archive of all Marvel vs. Capcomcharacter drawings, and rare, never-before-seen artwork, sketches, and bonus material!
- Contains artwork from the Capcom games The PunisherX-Men: Children of the Atom,Marvel Super HeroesX-Men VS Street Fighter™, Marvel Super Heroes VS Street Fighter™,Marvel VS CapcomMarvel VS Capcom 2Marvel VS Capcom 3, and Ultimate Marvel VS Capcom 3!
- Includes 17 new illustrations exclusive to this book!

Marvel vs. Capcom: Official Complete Works
Hardcover Edition
Format: Hardcover
Page Count: 192, Colour
Size: 8.25? wide X 11.75? long (9” x 12” with Hardcover)
Price (U.S.): $100.00
Debuts July 11th, 2012. San Diego Comic Con Exclusive.
Softcover Edition
ISBN: 1-926778-49-9
ISBN 13: 978-1-926778-49-5
Format: Softcover
Page Count: 192, Colour
Size: 8.25? wide X 11.75? long
Price (U.S.): $44.99
In-stores November 2012.


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