Unlike any other manga instructional guide - Manga Matrix is the first book to introduce the Japanese matrix system for creating this increasingly popular comic style. Artists can plot and cross-section elements on a matrix diagram to create an infinite number of original characters, creatures and multi-formed beasts. Create your own angels, demons, dragons, monsters, phantoms, spirits, robots and human-beast combinations - all with their own form, costume and personality! The possibilities are endless! Introducing the first book to use this unique system from Japan to create manga characters, Manga Matrix allows artists to plot and cross-section an endless combination of elements that make-up manga characters. This is an invaluable resource and instructional guide for all skill levels - from beginners to professionals.