I think that Amano's style perfectly suits the fantasy genre. There is something so inherently "fantastic" about his use of color, contrast and landscape. Looking at his art really makes me feel like I've caught a glimpse of another world.
Vampire Hunter D
The Tale of Genji
|Final Fantasy IV|
|Final Fantasy V|
Other Fantasy Works
|The Death of Elaine, from the Arthurian Legends (aka: The Lady of Shalott)|
|A collaboration with Neil Gaiman for Sandman|