Dark Horse Comics have just announced that their eagerly anticipated The Art of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe artbook is set to get a special 4,000 copy limited edition release, including a deluxe Grayskull slipcase and all manner of other goodies.
Check out the full details below, and let us know if you’re as excited about this collection as I am.
Restricted to 4,000 copies, The Art of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Limited Edition comes packaged in a deluxe Castle Grayskull slipcase, with an exclusive foil embossed cover and portfolio print, coming in at just under 400 pages with commentary written by Tim & Steve Seeley.
In 1982, the world was introduced to He-Man® and Masters of the Universe®. What followed was a cultural sensation that changed the landscape of children’s entertainment forever! Join Mattel and Dark Horse in this comprehensive retrospective chronicling the decades-long epic journey of He-Man from toy, to television, to film, to a true pop culture phenomenon!
The Art of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe includes rarely seen images of concept sketches, prototypes, and more from Mattel’s archives. Featuring beautifully restored art from master illustrator Earl Norem—celebrated artist of the most memorable He-Man images, interviews with Dolph Lundgren, Paul Dini, Erika Scheimer, and many more!
The Art of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Limited Edition will be on sale in comic shops on April 15th (April 28th in bookstores). You can pre-order a copy from Think Geek, PopCultcha, Big Bad Toy Store, Forbidden Planet, TFAW and pick it up from the Dark Horse Booth at 2015 Conventions.