Book Reviews

This page lists the brief version of the reviews, while linking to full reviews with more details and sample images.
Note that even though my reviews are in English, these books are available in Japanese only as far as I know.



Title: TV Animation Inazuma Eleven Memories
TV ANIMATION イナズマイレブン MEMORIES 2008>2011
Release Date: April 20, 2011
Publisher: Shogakukan
ISBN: 9784091990273
Size: A4
Pages: 128
Color: Full color (some black/white pages)
Binding: Hardcover with softgloss coversheet
Price: ¥2,000 (before tax if applicable)
Where to purchase:
CDJapan

Summary/Description:
An extravagant collection of over 100 colored illustrations for Inazuma Eleven! A hardcover Memorial book crafted with care.
Also contains the register of all the teams and all the player names that appeared in the anime episodes 1-127.
A must-have book for any Inazuma Eleven character fan.

From the publishers:
This is a book to coincide with the airing of the TV anime’s “Graduation Special” on April 20 and 27th. With this graduation album format book in hand, enjoy the show!

Physical Book/Paper quality: 10/10
Art Content: 10/10
Text Content: N/A
Overall: 9.5/10
Full Review



Title: TV Animation Inazuma Eleven All Players Meikan (Tento Mushi Comics Special)
TV Animation Inazuma Eleven All Players Directory
TV ANIMATION イナズマイレブン[全選手名鑑] (てんとう虫コミックススペシャル)
Release Date: June 28, 2010
Publisher: Shogakukan
ISBN: 9784091410580
Size: 6.8 x 4.5 x 0.6 inches
Pages: 144
Color: Full color (except back index)
Binding: Softcover with softgloss coversheet
Price: ¥571 (before tax if applicable)
Where to purchase:
CDJapan

Summary/Description:
This book covers anime episodes 1-67.
Table of Contents:
1. Graffiti (illustrations)
2. Complete Character Roster
3. Complete Hissatsu Technique Index
4. Complete Match Details
5. Complete Uniform Catalogue
6. Feature on ep 68+ characters (Height Comparison Charts)


Title: Inazuma Eleven All Players Meikan 2 (Corocoro Comics Special)
Inazuma Eleven All Players Directory 2 (Corocoro Comics Special)
TV ANIMATION イナズマイレブン[全選手名鑑] 2 <#68-99>
Release Date: November 26, 2010
Publisher: Shogakukan
ISBN: 9784091412096
Size: 6.8 x 4.5 x 0.6 inches
Pages: 144
Color: Full color (except back index)
Binding: Softcover with softgloss coversheet
Price: ¥571 (before tax if applicable)
Where to purchase:
CDJapan

Summary/Description:
This book covers anime episodes 68-99.
Table of Contents:
1. Graffiti (illustrations)
2. Complete Character Roster
3. Complete Hissatsu Technique/Tactics Index
4. Complete Match Details
5. Complete Uniform Catalogue
6. Height Comparison Charts of National Players


Title: TV Animation Inazuma Eleven All Players Meikan 3 (Tento Mushi Comics Special)
TV Animation Inazuma Eleven All Players Directory 3
Release Date: June 28, 2011
Publisher: Shogakukan
ISBN: 9784091413130
Size: 6.8 x 4.5 x 0.6 inches
Pages: 144
Color: Full color (except back index)
Binding: Softcover with softgloss coversheet
Price: ¥571 (before tax if applicable)
Where to purchase:
CDJapan

Physical Book/Paper quality: 9/10
Art Content: 9/10
Text Content: 10/10
Overall: 9.5/10
Full Review



Title: 劇場版イナズマイレブン 最強軍団オーガ襲来 (小学館ジュニアシネマ文庫)
Release Date: December 22, 2010
Publisher: Shogakukan
ISBN: 9784092306097
Size: 6.8 x 4.5 x 0.6 inches
Pages: 200
Color: Black/White with color insert pages
Binding: Softcover with gloss coversheet
Price: ¥700 (before tax if applicable)
Where to purchase:
AmazonJP

Summary/Description:
A novelization of Inazuma Eleven the Movie: Attack of the Strongest Army, Ogre.
Written by Tomioka Atsuhiro, the screenplay writer for the movie and series composition writer for the TV anime.
(Full review under construction)



Title: TV Animation Inazuma Eleven GO All Players Meikan (Tento Mushi Comics Special)
TV Animation Inazuma Eleven GO All Players Directory
Release Date: December 2011
Publisher: Shogakukan
ISBN: 9784091414274
Size: 6.8 x 4.5 x 0.6 inches
Pages:
Color: Full color (except back index)
Binding: Softcover with softgloss coversheet
Price: ¥571 (before tax if applicable)
Where to purchase:
CDJapan



Title: Theatrical Feature Inazuma Eleven Go Kyukyoku no Kizuna Griffon Shogakukan Junior Cinema Bunko
劇場版イナズマイレブンGO究極の絆グリフォン (小学館ジュニアシネマ文庫)
Release Date: December 21, 2011
Publisher: Shogakukan
ISBN: 9784092306097
Size: 6.8 x 4.5 x 0.6 inches
Pages: 199
Color: Black/White with color insert pages
Binding: Softcover with gloss coversheet
Price: ¥700 (before tax if applicable)
Where to purchase:
CDJapan

Summary/Description:
A novelization of Inazuma Eleven GO the Movie: The Ultimate Bonds, Gryphon.
Written by Tomioka Atsuhiro, the screenplay writer for the movie and series composition writer for the TV anime.
(Full review under construction)



Title: Inazuma Eleven by Yabuno Tenya
Release Date: September 26, 2008 – Current
Publisher: Shogakukan
ISBN: Volume 1: 978-4091406996
Size: 6.8 x 4.5 x 0.6 inches
Pages: ~200 pages
Color: Black/White
Binding: Softcover with Color coversheet
Price: ¥390 (before tax if applicable)
Where to purchase:
CDJapan
AmazonJP

Summary/Description:
Inazuma Eleven manga series by Yabuno Tenya. Currently 8 volumes + Gaiden volume available.
(Full review under construction)



Title: Inazuma Eleven GO Kanji 240 Ji! Kanpeki Drill
イナズマイレブンGO小学一年生!小学二年生!!かん字240字かんぺきドリル
Release Date: August 2012
Publisher: Shogakukan
ISBN: 9784091021472
Size: 10 x 8.2 x 0.4 inches
Pages: 127
Color: Select colors
Binding: Glossy softcover
Price: ¥552 (before tax if applicable)
Where to purchase:
CDJapan

Summary/Description:
A super fun way to learn Japanese kanji from elementary year 1 (80 characters) and year 2 (160 characters) for a combination of 240 kanji!
The book comes with a page of gorgeous reward stickers!

Full Review



Title: TV Animation Inazuma Eleven GO All Players Meikan 2 (Tento Mushi Comics Special)
TV Animation Inazuma Eleven GO All Players Directory 2
Release Date: July 2012
Publisher: Shogakukan
ISBN: 9784091415189
Size: 6.8 x 4.5 x 0.6 inches
Pages:
Color: Full color (except back index)
Binding: Softcover with softgloss coversheet
Price: ¥571 (before tax if applicable)
Where to purchase:
CDJapan



Title: Inazuma Eleven GO Chou Nekketsu Fanbook (Tento Mushi Comics Special)
イナズマイレブンGO 超爆熱ファンブック
Release Date: July 2012
Publisher: Shogakukan
ISBN: 9784091415196
Size: 6.8 x 4.5 x 0.6 inches
Pages:
Color: Full color (except back index)
Binding: Softcover with softgloss coversheet
Price: ¥571 (before tax if applicable)
Where to purchase:
CDJapan