THE ART OF SHANTAE Hardcover Release & SDCC 2021 Exclusive Cover Announced By UDON Entertainment

The wait is OVER! UDON Entertainment is RET-2-GO and THE ART OF SHANTAE hardcover book will be released August 24, 2021. THE ART OF SHANTAE collects the fantastic artwork behind ALL FIVE GAMES in the Shantae video game series, as well as Shantae memorabilia and concepts that have never been seen before! Follow the creative development of Risky Boots, Rottytops, Sky, Bolo, and the titular heroine herself, in this fantastic hardcover celebration of all things Shantae, available for pre-order now.
To further celebrate our favorite half-genie, belly-dancing, hair-whipping hero Shantae, UDON is thrilled to release an Online Exclusive Cover variant for the 2021 San Diego Comic-Con online event! Limited to 400 copies, THE ART OF SHANTAE SDCC EXCLUSIVE EDITION will feature alternate cover art and gold foil stamping! Pre-orders will open on July 19, 2021 at

Both editions of THE ART OF SHANTAE celebrate 25 years of Shantae history from Erin & Matt Bozon’s earliest creations, WayForward’s game series, animation by Studio TRIGGER, and beyond! Included are key artwork, rough concepts, style explorations, creature and environment designs, and so much more! This stunning edition is the ultimate compendium for every Shantae fan!

THE ART OF SHANTAE SDCC 2021 EXCLUSIVE ONLINE EDITION will be available for pre-order exclusively from the UDON Store starting July 19, 2021, quantities are LIMITED. 

THE ART OF SHANTAE Standard Edition will be available on August 24, 2021 and is available for pre-order now

DETAILS: 264 pgs, 8.25×11.25″, Full Color, Hardcover, Art Book
MSRP: 49.99 Standard Edition, $60 SDCC UDON Store Online Exclusive Edition
ISBN: 978-1-77294-097-8
UDON Entertainment is a publisher of original and translated art books, graphic novels, and manga. The publisher’s best-known projects are those based on popular video game franchises, including Street Fighter, Mega Man, Monster Hunter, Dark Souls, Persona, Bayonetta, Bloodborne, and many more. UDON also publishes books based on top anime properties including Neon Genesis Evangelion, Kill la Kill, FLCL, Yu-Gi-Oh! and Robotech.
Matt and Erin Bozon are the co-creators and owners/licensors of the Shantae brand. With strong partners like WayForward, Capcom, Nintendo, and many others, they’ve spent 25 years growing their belly dancing, hair whipping Half-Genie indie darling into a fan favorite character loved by fans all around the globe!Shantae and the Shantae logo are Trademarks of BOZON