Lesley Aeschliman

VIZ Media Announces Digital Anime Update for March 2016

VIZ Media Announces Digital Anime Update for March 2016

VIZ Media rounds out the First Quarter of 2016 with digital anime update for March 2016. This update is highlighted by the addition of new dubbed and subtitled episodes for series such as Bleach and Naruto Shippuden. Sailor Moon Sailor Stars, the final story arc for Sailor Moon, is also finally available legally in the […]

 Lesley Aeschliman

Manga Review: One-Punch Man Volume 5

Manga Review: One-Punch Man Volume 5

One-Punch Man Volume 5 is the story of Saitama, a superhero who’s able to defeat an opponent with just one punch. Saitama, along with his disciple Genos, is a member of the Hero Association and works at protecting City Z. One-Punch Man Volume 5 Written by: ONE Publisher: Shueisha Inc. English Publisher: VIZ Media Release […]

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VIZ Media to Launch the Goodnight Punpun Manga Series

VIZ Media to Launch the Goodnight Punpun Manga Series

VIZ Media introduces readers to an edgy coming-of-age story about the trials of adolescence from manga creator Inio Asano with the launch of Goodnight Punpun on Mar. 15, 2016. Volume 1 of the series from the Eisner- and Harvey Award-nominated creator of Solanin, What a Wonderful World!, and Nijigahara Holograph is rated “M” for Mature Readers and […]

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VIZ Media Announces Releases for Pokemon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages

VIZ Media Announces Releases for Pokemon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages

VIZ Media announces the home media release and debut of the official manga adaptation of Pokemon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages in early March 2016. Both of the editions offer fans all of the fun and adventure of the newest Pokemon anime feature film. Pokemon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of […]

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VIZ Media Announces Blu-ray Release for Death Note

VIZ Media Announces Blu-ray Release for Death Note

VIZ Media announces a new release of Death Note Complete Series on Blu-ray on Mar. 1, 2016. The supernatural crime thriller is based on the manga series written by Tsugumi Ohba and illustrated by Takeshi Obata. VIZ Media’s Death Note Blu-ray home media releases will be available as a Standard Edition and also as an “Omega” […]

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Anime Review: Evangelion 3.33 You Can (Not) Redo

Anime Review: Evangelion 3.33 You Can (Not) Redo

Evangelion 3.33 You Can (Not) Redo is the third of four films for the Rebuild of Evangelion, which retells the story of the Neon Genesis Evangelion anime series. Evangelion 3.33 You Can (Not) Redo Directed by: Hideaki Anno, Mahiro Maeda, and Kazuya Tsurumaki Written by: Hideaki Anno Starring: Megumi Ogata, Megumi Hayashibara, Yuko Miyamura, Maaya […]

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New Manga Releases for the Week of February 23, 2016

New Manga Releases for the Week of February 23, 2016

This week sees new manga releases from Kodansha Comics, Seven Seas Entertainment, Vertical Comics, and Yen Press. My “Pick of the Week” goes to Yen Press’ release of Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun Volume 2. Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun Volume 2 by Izumi Tsubaki Yen Press – MSRP: $12.99 Get it for $9.53 on Amazon! Umetarou Nozaki, a […]

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New Anime Releases for the Week of February 23, 2016

New Anime Releases for the Week of February 23, 2016

This week sees new anime releases from FUNimation Entertainment and Sentai Filmworks. My “Pick of the Week” goes to FUNimation Entertainment’s release of Tokyo ESP The Complete Series. Tokyo ESP The Complete Series Blu-ray/DVD Combo | Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD Combo FUNimation Entertainment – Sub and Dub – MSRP: $64.98 | $69.98 Get it for $47.99 […]

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Manga Review: Ultraman Volume 3

Manga Review: Ultraman Volume 3

Ultraman Volume 3 focuses on a young man named Shinjiro Hayata, whose father was Ultraman years earlier. Shinjiro has learned his father’s secret and must now become the new Ultraman. Ultraman Volume 3 Written by: Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi Publisher: HERO’S INC. English Publisher: VIZ Media Release Date: February 16, 2016 Volume 3 sees […]

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Manga Review: Tokyo Ghoul Volume 5

Manga Review: Tokyo Ghoul Volume 5

Tokyo Ghoul Volume 5 focuses on Ken Kaneki, a college student who becomes a Ghoul after receiving organs from Rize Kamishiro during an emergency transplant. Ken now finds himself navigating the world as a human and Ghoul hybrid. Tokyo Ghoul Volume 5 Written by: Sui Ishida Publisher: Shueisha English Publisher: VIZ Media Release Date: February […]

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New Manga Releases for the Week of February 16, 2016

New Manga Releases for the Week of February 16, 2016

This week sees new manga releases from Dark Horse Comics, Seven Seas Entertainment, and VIZ Media. My “Pick of the Week” goes to VIZ Media’s release of Tokyo Ghoul Volume 5. Tokyo Ghoul Volume 5 by Sui Ishida VIZ Media – MSRP: $12.99 Get it on Amazon for $7.76! Kaneki, Nishio, and Touka struggle to […]

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New Anime Releases for the Week of February 16, 2016

New Anime Releases for the Week of February 16, 2016

This week sees new anime releases from Aniplex of America, FUNimation Entertainment, Sentai Filmworks, and VIZ Media. My “Pick of the Week” goes to FUNimation Entertainment’s release of Free! Eternal Summer The Second Season. Free! Eternal Summer The Second Season Blu-ray/DVD Combo | Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD Combo | Premium Edition Blu-ray/DVD Combo FUNimation Entertainment – […]

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VIZ Media Launches the Shuriken and Pleats Manga Series

VIZ Media Launches the Shuriken and Pleats Manga Series

VIZ Media announces the launch of Matsuri Hino’s new manga series, Shuriken and Pleats, on Mar. 1, 2016. Shuriken and Pleats, the story of a schoolgirl who’s also a ninja in modern-day Japan, is the latest title from Hino, who created the Vampire Knight shojo series. Shuriken and Pleats is rated “T” for Teens and will be published […]

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Manga Review: Deadman Wonderland Volume 13

Manga Review: Deadman Wonderland Volume 13

Deadman Wonderland Volume 13 is the final volume of the series, and it focuses on Ganta Igarashi and Shiro. Deadman Wonderland Volume 13 Written by: Jinsei Kataoka Publisher: Kadokawa Shoten English Publisher: VIZ Media Release Date: February 9, 2016 Volume 13 opens by continuing the major fight Igarashi and the other Deadmen are having with […]

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Manga Review: Magi Volume 16

Manga Review: Magi Volume 16

Magi Volume 16 focuses on Aladdin, a young man who is a Magi and has the ability to gather the Magoi of Rukh. Magi Volume 16 Written by: Shinobu Ohtaka Publisher: Shogakukan English Publisher: VIZ Media Release Date: February 9, 2016 Volume 16 focuses exclusively on Aladdin and his time at the Magnoshutatt Academy. While […]