Shop Mobile More Submit  Join Login
NEO JAPAN 2202 - THE BOOK by johnsonting NEO JAPAN 2202 - THE BOOK by johnsonting
Hey guys, flash news!


So im going to need some pretty big favor from you guys! Currently im looking to make Neo Japan 2202 into a book before into a game! (hopefully), so there's a poll on the main page above my journal entry, i hope you guys dont mind doing a pretty fast two-click survey for me. If it were to be made into a book, it's going to be roughly like this:

-- English! But will probably have japanese translation/subtexts.
-- Most probably hardcover
-- 150 - 200 pages.
-- 50-100 artworks (Illustrations and sketches)
-- At least 30-50 Exclusive artworks that can only be in the book. 
-- The Story, tons of it! Not just plain texts but with visuals as well. 
-- Documents from the Neo Japan 2202 universe, maps/files/pictures/blueprints/namecards etc.
-- Price wise, im not really sure right now but i will definitely keep it as low as possible, the same goes to shipping, but if its not too much of a trouble i hope you guys dont mind dropping me a price range you would buy it!
-- Probably a digital ebook version as well (Download code for physical book buyers included)
-- Hopefully some soundtracks! (Currently looking for collaborators, you guys recommend anyone?)
-- Prints / posters inside!

This is still an initial concept so this is not the final product, just a rough mock up and testing around stuffs. Hopefully i can include different printing materials in the book to add a little more variety into it. 
Let me know what you think :D Feedbacks are important and let me know what you want the most to be in a book that you would love to own and love! It's important for me to know what you guys think and you're playing a big role to decide whether this book would be coming in the near future, so i take all the help i can get!

Also, if you're a publication company and interested to talk further, do not hesitate to contact me@
Any other artists that wishes to contribute anything to the Neo Japan universe, let me know in the comments below! 

IN OTHER NEWS, i have 19 invitations for Artstation this month, anyone need them? Im more than happy to give them :)

PS. Keep the feedbacks going! I read them all and will reply them one by one as always, it's important for me to know what you think, any help is greatly appreciated!
Add a Comment:
saktiisback Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
can't wait :)
sirjoepanzer Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
want it
timbouton Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
So, is this still a project ? Or did I miss it ? :o
MrSuicideSheep96 Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2015
or how bout 50 bucks considering its quality and 200 pages of pure orgasmic goodness lol
MrSuicideSheep96 Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2015
i would pay easily 25 dollars for this book. especially because my art is very heavily influenced by this stuff and i could use it for inspiration to get my brain going. then again maybe 19 dollars might be good for some people or even just 20
Ed9306 Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2015
OMG! I want this so bad!
zoxyz Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  New Deviant
I'm waiting for it!
avrielh Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2015
i would buy. no hesitation.
mrb0y Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2015
Love your work. You should do the game. There is already a similar FPS mod named Neo Tokyo. I'm sure they would work with you. Good luck!
kwebber321 Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2015
is this available???
AutumnMonkey Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2015
I'm in.
v-soldier Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2015
I´m very interested in this book
TheCraftySnail Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Has the book been made yet? I would bye it in an instant! :)
Scythe69666 Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2015
Ive followed you for a year or so, and just refound about the book and super excited about it, since i read the info in your newest work. I would love to get a copy of your book.
ChrosCrow Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
I really need this book. Where can I buy it? :)
bsmpdy Featured By Owner May 25, 2015
I can't wait. I would love it!!
WolfWithABalisong Featured By Owner May 23, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I'd buy it!
Aquatics-Gallery Featured By Owner May 20, 2015  Student General Artist
I would love to buy this book! <3333
Themistocles490 Featured By Owner May 17, 2015
I might actually buy this.
Grubkiller89 Featured By Owner May 16, 2015
I would buy it in a heartbeat !
stonealchemist Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
I love this... best of luck!
PredatorDA Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2015  Student Digital Artist
Bring it on!
Kuroi-kaosU Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2015   General Artist
I'd totally buy it. If I can afford it...
yonut3000 Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2015
After seeing your art  i felt like i step into the future. Great job.
hazefeather Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
I'd totally buy it! Also, from the images it looks like it'd be printed with very good quality so I'd understand if this was like 60-85€ (not sure how much that's in $), shipping excluded. We're talking about an art book after all, and your concepts are awesome!
ernestt13 Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2015
i would buy it
gabrielwillames Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2015  Student Digital Artist
i can make the brazilian-portguese translation :D eheh btw i will buy !!!
Nerdinvader67 Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
where I can buy it owo???!!!
niallsimon Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2014
I love your art man, would like to buy the book if its coming out, or is it already out?
AndrewBrubakerArt Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2014
I just saw your art on Kotaku. Just letting you know that I would buy this book in a heartbeat. I'd be willing to pay a fair amount for it as well ($100+) if it came with all of your ideal inclusions. :)
Danieru93 Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2014
I would definetly buy it. But don´t you think crowdfunding might be a very good idea for such a project. At least there are some succes story for the same kind of stuff :)
Madbird-Valiant Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2014
Literally cannot define in words how much I would buy this book.
dkounios Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I will definitely be buying this.
Slowly working on something like this of my own so seeing artists get their own I.Ps out (Like Luvisi) is so inspiring and keeps the motivation going.
Can't wait dude!
2Darki Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I would buy this, but shipping and taxes are really expensive in germany.
gabrielwillames Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2015  Student Digital Artist
brazil too :(
YuTR0N Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2014  Student Interface Designer
I wanna get this!!
xvart Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2014
just sell me the damn book already
Phantom-MJP Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hey man, I will drop $50 for this to be honest. Your work is amazing and well worth buying. I love your style and concepts. I'm currently practicing 3d and 2d so if I can help in anyway possible just let me know. Your work in inspiring. I always had an idea similar to yours in a since I wanted a story taking place in the future with mechs, cyborgs, drones, and other sci-fi stuff. A story I'm thinking of writing was going to be called Neo Flash. Will be following you.
yu2673 Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Would buy.
Your fucking drawings are badass as shit dude. Keep up the outstanding work. Truly inspiring. Definitely going to buy that book.
vizormusic Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2014
Well, when this gets released you have a guarantee that I will get it. This is such a great idea, keep up the outstanding work :).
Fublin33 Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2014
I would so buy the digital version. I'm extremely into this kind of art!
Guijin01 Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2014
Shoot, I'll buy a couple and give them as gifts. 
Tkatchenko Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
I love this, cant wait to see more!
Freelancerrook Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2014  Student Writer
I want this, I'm so excited :D
unkabaka Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
I just waiting for it to be published. I plan on picking up at least two copies.
Psychokiller21 Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2014
Sounds really cool
ThatRedFox Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2014
Very interested in getting this!! 
nikaela Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2014  Hobbyist
THIS IS INCREDIBLE! Have you considered creating a kickstarter for this project? I'm sure a lot of people would donate!
I think a price range from $70-100 USD would be very reasonable considering how much this book would include.
Another idea could be making more than one book or installment, that way each book could be cheaper and attract a wider audience, just a thought!
Good Luck! <3 
dxeleven Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2014
$30. Nothing considered past that. 
Add a Comment:


Submitted on
May 2, 2014
Image Size
2.0 MB


17,392 (4 today)
349 (who?)