Lesley Aeschliman

Manga Review: Toriko Volume 32

Manga Review: Toriko Volume 32

Toriko Volume 32 follows Toriko, a Gourmet Hunter searching for the most precious foods in the world to create his full-course meal. He is accompanied on his quest by the timid chef, Komatsu, as well as their mutual friends. Their quest has taken them to the Gourmet World in order to revive the Age of […]

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VIZ Media Launches Behind the Scenes!! Manga Series

VIZ Media Launches Behind the Scenes!! Manga Series

VIZ Media proudly brings Bisco Hatori’s new comedy manga to English readers with the launch of Behind the Scenes!! on Feb. 2, 2016. The new shojo series by the creator of Ouran High School Host Club and Millennium Snow will be published in print and digital editions under the Shojo Beat imprint. Behind the Scenes!! […]

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Manga Review: Master Keaton Volume 5

Manga Review: Master Keaton Volume 5

Master Keaton Volume 5 follows Taichi Hiraga-Keaton, an archaeologist and an insurance investigator at Lloyd’s of London. His travels lead him to investigations that bring him in contact with all kinds of people who have interesting stories. Master Keaton Volume 5 Written by: Hokusei Katsuhika Publisher: Shogakukan English Publisher: VIZ Media Release Date: January 19, […]

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VIZ Media Marks Weekly Shonen Jump’s Fourth Anniversary With a Promotion

VIZ Media Marks Weekly Shonen Jump’s Fourth Anniversary With a Promotion

VIZ Media marks the fourth anniversary of the official digital English edition of Weekly Shonen Jump with a special subscription offer for readers. Weekly Shonen Jump is published digitally every week by VIZ Media and features the latest chapters of a wide variety of serialized fan favorite manga titles presented in English and released on the same day […]

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New Anime Releases for the Week of January 26, 2016

New Anime Releases for the Week of January 26, 2016

This week sees new anime releases from Aniplex of America, Eastern Star, FUNimation Entertainment, Maiden Japan, Sentai Filmworks, and VIZ Media. My “Pick of the Week” goes to Eastern Star’s release of Yowamushi Pedal Season 1. Yowamushi Pedal Season 1 DVD Eastern Star – Sub – MSRP: $69.95 Get it for $49.99 on Amazon! Initially, […]

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New Manga Releases for the Week of January 26, 2016

New Manga Releases for the Week of January 26, 2016

This week sees new manga releases from Dark Horse Comics, Kodansha Comics, Seven Seas Entertainment, and Yen Press. My “Pick of the Week” goes to Yen Press’ release of Akame ga KILL! Volume 5. Akame ga KILL! Volume 5 by Takahiro Yen Press – MSRP: $12.99 Get it for $8.13 on Amazon! It’s Night Raid […]

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Manga Review: Case Closed Volume 57

Manga Review: Case Closed Volume 57

Case Closed Volume 57 focuses on a first grader named Conan Edogawa. He was a high school detective prodigy named Jimmy Kudo before he was forced to drink an experimental poison by a couple of criminals from a criminal organization. Unknown to the criminals, the poison that was supposed to kill Jimmy shrunk him down […]

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Manga Review: Kimi ni Todoke (From Me to You) Volume 23

Manga Review: Kimi ni Todoke (From Me to You) Volume 23

Kimi ni Todoke (From Me to You) Volume 23 focuses on Sawako Kuronuma, a high school girl who was a loner due to her looks. Her life changed after meeting Shota Kazehaya, the most popular boy in class. Over time, they progress from being friends to being a couple. Kimi ni Todoke (From Me to […]

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VIZ Media Announces a Pair of New Pokemon Home Media Releases

VIZ Media Announces a Pair of New Pokemon Home Media Releases

VIZ Media expands its Pokemon catalog for anime fans as it announces a pair of new home media releases. Inspired by the latest generation of Pokemon X and Pokemon Y video games, Pokemon The Series: XY Set 2 is available now on DVD. Pokemon: The Movies 1-3 Steelbook Blu-ray Collection contains a trio of full-length Pokemon feature films and will be […]

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New Anime Releases for the Week of January 19, 2016

New Anime Releases for the Week of January 19, 2016

This week sees new anime releases from Aniplex of America, Eastern Star, FUNimation Entertainment, and Sentai Filmworks. My “Pick of the Week” goes to Sentai Filworks’ release of Hanayamata Complete Collection. HaNaYaMaTa Complete Collection DVD | Blu-ray Sentai Filmworks – Sub and Dub – MSRP: $59.98 | $69.98 Get it for $49.99 on BluRay at […]

 Lesley Aeschliman

New Manga Releases for the Week of January 19, 2016

New Manga Releases for the Week of January 19, 2016

This week sees new manga releases from Kodansha Comics, Seven Seas Entertainment, Vertical Comics, and VIZ Media. My “Pick of the Week” goes to VIZ Media’s release of Master Keaton Volume 5. Master Keaton Volume 5 by Hokusei Katsuhika and Takashi Nagasaki VIZ Media – MSRP: $19.99 Get it for $16.18! Called “half English” in […]

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VIZ Media Launches School Judgment: Gakkyu Hotei

VIZ Media Launches School Judgment: Gakkyu Hotei

VIZ Media delivers tense courtroom drama straight from the pages of Weekly Shonen Jump as it announces the launch of School Judgment: Gakkyu Hotei on Feb. 2, 2016. The new series was created by writer Nobuaki Enoki and Takeshi Obata, the famed manga artist who achieved international acclaim for the hit series Death Note, Bakuman。 and All You Need Is […]

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Manga Review: Requiem of the Rose King Volume 3

Manga Review: Requiem of the Rose King Volume 3

Requiem of the Rose King Volume 3 is based on two of William Shakespeare’s works: Henry VI and Richard III. This series follows Henry and Richard as they experience the Wars of the Roses. Requiem of the Rose King Volume 3 Written by: Aya Kanno Publisher: Akita Publishing Co., Ltd. English Publisher: VIZ Media Release […]

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New Anime Releases for the Week of January 12, 2016

New Anime Releases for the Week of January 12, 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 Noein: To Your Other Self. Noein: To Your Other Self Blu-ray/DVD Combo | Blu-ray/DVD Combo Limited Edition FUNimation Entertainment – Sub and Dub – MSRP: $64.98 | $84.98 Noein: To Your Other […]

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New Manga Releases for the Week of January 12, 2016

New Manga Releases for the Week of January 12, 2016

This week sees new manga releases from Seven Seas Entertainment and VIZ Media. My “Pick of the Week” goes to Seven Seas Entertainment’s release of Arpeggio of Blue Steel Volume 6. Arpeggio of Blue Steel Volume 6 by Ark Performance Seven Seas Entertainment – MSRP: $12.99 Get it for $11.73 on Amazon! In the early […]