Bento Bako Weekly: Tokyo Ghoul volume 1

Title: Tokyo Ghoul Author: Sui Ishida Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volume 1, $12.99 Vintage: 2011 by Shueisha, June 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Action, horror Ken Kaneki loves to read, especially horror and mystery...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: So Cute it Hurts volume 1

Title: So Cute it Hurts! Author: Go Ikeyamada Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 1, $9.99 Vintage: 2012 by Shogakukan, June 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Romantic comedy Twins Megumu (Mego) and Mitsuru couldn’t b...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: My Neighbor Seki volumes 1-2

Title: My Neighbor Seki Author: Takuma Morishige Publisher: Vertical Comics Volume: Volumes 1 and 2, $10.95 Vintage: 2011 by Media Factory, 2015 by Vertical Genre: Comedy, slice-of-life High school student Rumi Yokoi has a very...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: The Angel of Elhamburg

Title: The Angel of Elhamburg Author: Aki Publisher: Yen Press Volume: One-shot, $18.00 (HC) Vintage: 2013 by Shodensha Publishing, March 2015 by Yen Press Genre: Fantasy Madeth and Lalvan have been friends since childhood, and...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Terra Formars volumes 2-3

Title: Terra Formars Author: Yu Sasuga (story), Ken-ichi Tachibana Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volumes 2 and 3, $12.99 Vintage: 2012 by Shueisha, 2014 by Viz Media Genre: Science fiction, action [Review of volu...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Meteor Prince 2, My Love Story 4

Title: Meteor Prince Author: Meca Tanaka Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 2 (final), $9.99 Vintage: 2014 by Hakusensha, April 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Romantic comedy [Volume 1 review.] Hako may not be his offic...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure vols 1-2

Title: JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Part 1: Phantom Blood Author: Hirohiko Araki. Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump Advanced) Volume: Volumes 1 and 2 ($19.99, HC) Vintage: 1987-1988 by Shueisha, February and April 2015 by Vi...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Gangsta volumes 4-5

Title: Gangsta. Author: Kohske Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volumes 4-5, $12.99 Vintage: Shinchosha in Japan; November 2014, February 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Action, drama [Volumes 2-3 review.] During some brie...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Master Keaton volume 1

Title: Master Keaton Author: Naoki Urasawa (original story by Hokusei Katsushika) Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volume 1, $19.99 Vintage: 1989 by Shogakukan, December 2014 by Viz Media Genre: Detective, mystery, ...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: My Love Story volume 3

Title: My Love Story Author: Kazune Kawahara (story), Aruko (art) Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 3, $9.99 Vintage: 2012 by Shueisha, January 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Romantic comedy, slice-of-life The large, b...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Our Reason For Living

Our Reason For Living Publisher: Manga Box Story and Art: Kazuyuki Watanabe [Editor’s note: I’m recuperating from a convention, so please welcome Drew back for another manga review!] Watanabe’s Our Reason For...
by Drew
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Bento Bako Weekly: Requiem of the Rose King volume 1

Title: Requiem of the Rose King Author: Aya Kanno Publisher: Viz Media Volume: Volume 1, $9.99 Vintage: 2014 by Akita Publishing, March 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Historical Richard III. Henry VI. Duke of York. Joan of Arc. The W...
by Kristin
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