Celebrate the first decade of James Cameron’s Avatar and the beginnings of an epic cinematic journey.
Delve into the majestic world of Pandora and discover the incredible wealth of creativity that led this story to become the highest-grossing film of all time and the winner of three Academy Awards.
The World of Avatar celebrates, explores, and explains the spectacular world of Pandora—its extraordinary geology, flora and fauna, and the customs and beliefs of its people, the mysterious Na’vi. The book uniquely covers key content from all aspects of the burgeoning franchise. It combines original movie stills and artwork with stunning imagery from Cirque du Soleil’s Avatar-inspired show Toruk: The First Flight; and Disney World’s Pandora—The World of Avatar.
Joshua Izzo is an illustrator, storyteller and entertainment executive who currently resides in southern California with his wife, their daughter, and two Pomeranians. In his day job, Josh is the Vice President of Franchise Development at Lightstorm Entertainment, ensuring that the Avatar comic books, novels, reference books, video games, and other parts of the Avatar story universe follow the vision of film makers Jim Cameron and Jon Landau.