This book is a guidebook of Japanese MANGA*ANIME*GAMES FROM 1989, published on the occasion of the exhibition on the same theme held in 2015 at the National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan.

The exhibition showcased the transcendance of each medium during the last 25 years of pop culture to realize unparalleled artistic expressions.  Japanese manga, anime, and games are reflective of social changes and technological developments.

The book is very useful because it includes histories and essays of the three mediums as well as descriptions and pictures of 150 masterpieces.

(by English and Japanese)

 

About the Exhibition: http://www.nact.jp/english/exhibitions/2015/magj/