Bento Bako Lite: July 2010 Previews

It’s that time again!  Diamond’s July 2010 Previews catalog hit the stores last week, and as usual I have combed through the pages to find you the best manga (anime, figures, various related) items for the month. ...
by Kristin
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IDW Reviews: Godzilla: Gangsters and Goliaths #1

Godzilla: Gangsters and Goliaths #1 Publisher: IDW Writer: John Layman Artist: Alberto Ponticelli When the mini-series Godzilla: Gangsters and Goliaths was announced, some questioned if a mini-series could not only live up to ...
by Drew
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Bento Bako Weekly: Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo

Title: Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo Author/Director: Based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas, and directed by Mahiro Maeda, who also wrote the manga version (which focuses more on the Count, as opposed to the anime, whic...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Bonus: Kino’s Journey

Bento Bako fans, you may notice that I’m slacking off a bit recently. Typically I review six manga a week (two per column), but I’ve only been doing one at a time this week. It will probably go this way through the ...
by Kristin
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FFGtGR: Looney Tunes and Samurai Pizza Cats!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, No. 157 Welcome one and all back to our all-ages comics column here: From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! Ah, the end of summer is rolling in. I always know because my fiance has informed me i...
by Drew
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From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays: Mega Man, Space Warped, MixxZine and Alakazam!

I was sitting back and relaxing this week finally now that the theater season has wound down for a few months (aside from writing reviews and this column here, I also direct stage plays and musicals). I decided to kick out some...
by Drew
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Dark Horse Reviews: Devil #4

Devil #4 Publisher: Dark Horse Comics Writer: Torajiro Kishi and MADHOUSE Studios Artist: Torajiro Kishi and MADHOUSE Studios AAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! This is it! The end of Devil?!?!? The final issue of the mini-seri...
by Drew
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Anime Expo 2010: More Than Mere Cosplay

ComicAttack.net guest journalist, Pam Auditore, hit up the Anime Expo in Los Angeles a couple of weeks ago. Check out her well documented adventure below! At the Anime Expo 2010 in the Los Angeles Convention Center… ̶...
by admin
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Bento Bako Bonus: April 2012 Previews Manga Highlights

Greetings, manga fans! It’s April, and that means it’s time for another month of pre-ordering the best of the best. Or finding out what new things are arriving to wet out appetites for more entertainment. Product de...
by Kristin
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Cobra The Animation: Time Drive

There’s more space opera/fantasy adventure out there featuring that classic character of Japanese comics, Cobra! Cobra The Animation: Time Drive is a 2-part anime (originally created for the OVA market in Japan) made in 2...
by Drew
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Bento Bako Lite: June 2011 Previews Highlights

Welcome manga fans! Is it too time consuming to flip through the pages of Diamond’s monthly Previews catalog to find some interesting manga to pre-order? Well, good news! Each month I’ll do the job for you and post ...
by Kristin
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Blade Runner Anime Short Coming From Shinichiro Watanabe

Blade Runner 2049 will be in theaters October 6th and if you’re already excited about that you’ll be overjoyed to hear that an anime tie-in titled Blade Runner Blackout 2022 is coming as well! Cowboy Bebop and Samur...
by InfiniteSpeech
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