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Black Sheep Volume 1 cover

Black Sheep Volume 1

Release Information

Japan 12th February, 1996 (publisher: Meiyoutei)

Black Sheep Volume 1 is an artbook created by Umihara Kawase series character designer Toshinobu Kondo and released through his doujin circle Meiyoutei.

With 28 pages including the covers, Black Sheep Volume 1 has a five page section titled Umihara Kawase-san Information Forefront (海腹川背さん 情報最前線), containing sketches of Kawase, including a rough version of what would become the Umihara Kawase Shun Perfect Guide Book cover art.

Other content in Black Sheep Volume 1 includes a section on anime series El-Hazard.