Amazon has opened pre-orders for X-Men: The Art and Making of The Animated Series. According to the product page, the art book will be coming out on Oct. 20, 2020, in the U.S. region. If you are interested, you can pre-order with the following link:
The story behind the creation of one of the most celebrated, revolutionary animated series of all time
X-Men: The Art and Making of the Animated Series takes fans behind the scenes of the landmark cartoon that laid the groundwork for the dozens of Marvel Comics adaptations that followed. Interviews with series writers, producers, executives, and artists reveal the razor’s edge that Marvel and Fox navigated in order to bring the X-Men to television, and detail the tough decisions, compromises, and brilliant solutions that resulted in a series that has been lauded by critics and fans for nearly three decades. Along the way, readers will encounter such comics and entertainment luminaries as Stan Lee, Margaret Loesch, Avi Arad, and Haim Saban.
This book gives a ﬁrsthand account of what it’s like to develop, pitch, design, write, draw, direct, and produce a hit animated series, and is jam-packed with never-before-seen original art, storyboards, character models, background layouts, cels, and production and promotional materials.