Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin Artworks



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Character designs and concept art by artist-designers Nal, Koichi, and Ryota Murayama.

From the publisher:

We'll show you everything behind the scenes of the popular game, "Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin"!

"Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin" is a Japanese-style action RPG in which the main character becomes stronger by growing fine rice. The beautiful scenery of ancient Japan, the exhilarating action of battling demons, and the overly authentic rice cultivation have created a huge buzz not only in Japan but also around the world. This book contains the production storyboards and artworks, featuring not only the designs of the characters that appear in the game but also the design of small gadgets, weapons, and food, along with the background art that is essential to creating the beautiful Japanese world of the game. An added bonus is detailed explanations from game designer Nal, scenario creator Koichi, and character designer and concept artist Ryota Murayama. This book is a must-have for fans who want to know everything about "Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin" and for anyone wanting to be a game creator.

Artist Profile

Nal: Game design, programming, visual effects, sound effects, display

Koichi: Character modeling, background modeling, planning support, scriptwriting, title logo design

Ryota Murayama: Character design, concept art

Text fully bilingual in English and Japanese.


Condition & Attributes

Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket

Publishing Information

PIE International

Physical Description

9.1 inches
7.2 inches
168 pages
over 160 color illustrations