Now that you've been swept into the techno-science world of Wakanda and were moved by the spirit of Ryan Coogler's Black Panther, you may feel the urge to further immerse yourself into its cinematic magic.
To aid in the process, London-based Titan Publishing will unleash Black Panther: The Official Movie Special, a beautiful new hardcover concept art book on February 20. This deluxe volume is an illuminating, 96-page peek behind the scenes of the mega-hit movie and delivers fans a wealth of information, interviews, and images on precisely how an army of illustrators, modelmakers, painters, and artists brought the concepts to vivid life.
Here's the official synopsis:
Titan’s deluxe Black Panther: The Official Movie Special will allow fans to go behind the scenes of Marvel Studios’ new action-packed epic. Presenting unseen behind-the-scenes photos from the movie sets, stunning concept art, and exclusive secrets from the beautiful, mysterious nation of Wakanda with interviews with the stars of the film, including Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o, Andy Serkis, Martin Freeman, Forest Whitaker and Danai Gurira, this stunning collector's book is a must-have for all fans of everything Marvel.
Pounce on our exclusive two-page preview in the gallery below, with an excerpt from Titan's interview with Black Panther’s special effects coordinator, Jesse Noel (Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Age of Ultron), where he discusses the dramatic Warrior Falls set and other project challenges. Also included is a portion of the book's profile of the loose cannon Ulysses Klaue and interview with star Andy Serkis.
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