The Art and Making of Pacific Rim Uprising ( Hardcover )
Description Product description You can watch the upcoming Movie trailer by clicking the below video link https://youtu.be/vtHmL_GWByA https://youtu.be/TUUUh-51t1k https://youtu.be/R5buKxeyEUI Book Review: The Art and Making of Pacific Rim Uprising This movie companionPacific Rim's sequel is a decent art and making of book, but not as good as the first book though. This book is a mix of concept art and film production stories. Let's talk about the concept art first. There is a generous amount of concept art for the drivesuits, Jaegers, Kaijus, weapons and environments such as interiors, sets and damaged cityscapes. The designs look great. For me, it's always fun to look at robot or mecha designs, and there are plenty of them. To see the giant robots and monsters battle each other against the backdrop of the cityscape is something people are willing to pay money for. The juxtaposition of Jaegers standing or crashing beside buildings is enough to create the sense of awe. While the designs are good, the style used to render the designs is more CGI compared to the first book. The style here is rougher. The first book has more sketches, and the designs and scenes were better drawn and coloured. The art is still good though and there are plenty to see, together with a mix of behind the scenes photography. The writeup is detailed and lengthy. It talks about the film production process, how the sequel came about, character development and the story (spoilers obviously). Those who want to learn more about how the film was made should enjoy the insightful text. Oh, throughout the book, there are little booklets pasted onto the pages that show off additional designs. For example, one is a size comparison chart for the Jaegers and Kaijus. Another has unused Jaeger concepts. There are more of such attachments which is sort of unnecessary because they would have just design those into the page layout. The idea of such booklets was cool when it was first used but when you really think about it, they are just ornaments. Overall, this is quite a substantial book with lots of content and one that's still worth getting for fans of the films or people who collect such artbooks. It would have been terrific if it could match the quality of the first book though, which was one of my favourite art books for that year. - Explore the epic art of Pacific Rim Uprising, the highly anticipated follow-up to the 2013 monster hit . The Art and Making of Pacific Rim Uprising takes readers behind the scenes and back into the heart of the epic battle between Kaiju and Jaegers. Showcasing the brilliant concept art behind the film and immersing fans in the creation of a true sci-fi epic, this book will be the ultimate exploration of one of the most anticipated films of 2018. About the Author Daniel Wallace is the author or coauthor of more than two dozen books, including The Joker, The Jedi Path, Man of Steel: Inside the Legendary World of Superman, DC Comics Year by Year, The Marvel Encyclopedia, and the New York Times best-selling Star Wars: The New Essential Guide to Characters. This March, the Kaiju and Jaegers are taking over the big screen once again in Legendary Entertainment's Pacific Rim Uprising, the follow up to the 2013 monster hit Pacific Rim. Directed by Steven S. DeKnight, Pacific Rim Uprisingstars John Boyega (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) as Jake Pentecost, who inspires a new generation to become the biggest heroes to ever walk the earth. The epic adventure also stars Scott Eastwood, Jing Tian, Cailee Spaeny, Rinko Kikuchi, Burn Gorman, Adria Arjona and Charlie Day. The Art and Making of Pacific Rim Uprising showcases the incredible concept art for the film and is filled with a wealth of behind-the-scenes insights and imagery. Bringing a whole new generation of recruits, Jaegers, and Kaiju to the screen required the creation of hugely imaginative designs, as well as the casting of a remarkable group of young actors for a groundbreaking international shoot. This deluxe book charts the full process of realizing DeKnight's expansive vision through a wide range of remarkable visuals and interviews with the key cast and crew. Also featuring a wide range of special features, including booklets, foldouts, and stickers, The Art and Making of Pacific Rim Uprising is the ultimate journey into the ongoing epic battle between Jaegers and Kaiju. The book was written by Daniel Wallace, with a foreword from Pacific Rim Uprisingdirector Steven S. DeKnight. The Art and Making of Pacific Rim Uprising will be released just three days before the movie hits theaters, going up against Midnight Sun, Sherlock Gnomes and Unsane. The early box office projectionsfor Pacific Rim Uprising claim the sequel will only take in $20 million for its opening weekend, with a projected domestic total of $49 million. There has been talk of an entire Pacific Rim universe being created, but that may depend on how this sequel fares at the box office. Daniel Wallace is the author or coauthor of more than two dozen books, including The Joker, The Jedi Path, Man of Steel: Inside the Legendary World of Superman, DC Comics Year by Year, The Marvel Encyclopedia, and the New York Times best-selling Star Wars: The New Essential Guide to Characters. Steven S. DeKnight attended the University of California at Santa Cruz, where he graduated with a bachelor's degree in Theater Arts, and went on to earn an MFA in playwriting from UCLA. He wrote for the groundbreaking Buffy the Vampire Slayer series and wrote, directed, and produced on Angel, Smallville, and Dollhouse before creating and showrunning Spartacus for Starz. Most recently, he served as executive producer and showrunner for the first season of the Marvel/Netflix series Daredevil and directed Pacific Rim Uprising. He lives in Los Angeles. Celebrated for its unwavering dedication to quality, Insight Editions is a publisher of innovative books and collectibles that push the boundaries of creativity, design, and production. Through its acclaimed film, television, and gaming program, Insight strives to produce unique books and products that provide new ways to engage with fan-favorite characters and stories. Under this program, Insight has published books covering the worlds of Star Wars, Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, Destiny, Assassin's Creed, Halo, Diablo, World of Warcraft, and the Harry Potter films, among many others. 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