Umihara Kawase Shun Perfect Guide Book
(ISBN 4-88199-337-2) 27th March, 1997 (publisher: Shinseisha)
The Umihara Kawase Shun Perfect Guide Book is the first of two strategy guide books released for Umihara Kawase Shun, having been released four days before the Umihara Kawase Shun Strategy Guide Book published by T2. It is volume 17 of the Gamest Mook EX Series.
The Umihara Kawase Shun Perfect Guide Book starts with an introduction to Umihara Kawase Shun, including information about Kawase herself, the creatures she encounters, and three sections covering useful techniques for progressing through the game. These first 32 pages are the only part of the Perfect Guide Book to be shown in colour.
The Perfect Guide Book then covers each field in the game, with strategies for reaching each exit in a field, 1-up backpacks, and strategies for clearing boss fields.
Towards the end of the book, there are four pages with some of series character designer Toshinobu Kondo's enemy character drawings and Kawase sketches, and one page with a field chart.