Bento Bako Weekly: Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess Publisher: Viz Media Writer & Artist: Akira Himekawa Volume: Vol 1 $9.99 SRP Vintage: March 13, 2017 Genre: Fantasy Once upon a time beings skilled in magic appeared to conquer the peacefu...
by Eric Snell
 

 
 

Bento Bako Weekly: Gangsta: Cursed EP_Marco Adriano

Title: Gangsta: Cursed EP_Marco Adriano Author: Kohske Artist: Syuhei Kamo Publisher: Viz Media Volume: Volume 1, $12.99 Vintage: December 20, 2016 Genre: Action, drama In 2015 Manglobe Studio released Gangsta.  A gritty crime...
by Eric Snell
 

 
 

Bento Bako Weekly: Mobile Suit Gundam: Thunderbolt Vol 1

Title: Mobile Suit Gundam: Thunderbolt Publisher: Viz Media Writer and Artist: Yasuo Ohtagaki Volume: Volume 1, $14.99 Original Concept: Hajime Yatate and Yoshiyuki Tomino Since it’s debut in 1979, Mobile Suit Gundam has been...
by Eric Snell
 

 

 

Teaser Trailer For Live Action ‘Fullmetal Alchemist’ Movie

We get our first look at the upcoming live action Fullmetal Alchemist movie coming out in Japan during the winter of 2017! This teaser trailer looks good and shows off Ryōsuke Yamada as Edward along with his armored little br...
by InfiniteSpeech
 

 
 

Titan Comics Brings Assassin’s Creed: Awakening Manga!

In just a few weeks American audiences will finally get a chance to check out the Assassin’s Creed Manga in English! Check out the details in the press release below. Assassin’s Creed: Awakening #1  Writer: Yano Ta...
by InfiniteSpeech
 

 
 

BBW: Manga Quickies (Haikyu!, Cat Paradise, Idol Dreams)

And we’re back for some more short manga reviews! As usual, things have been busy on my end. Working at a comic book store is fun, but it’s also a lot of work, and keeping up with things other than manga. I’ve...
by Kristin
 

 

 

BBW: Manga Quickies (QQ Sweeper, 7th Garden, Black Clover)

Greetings, manga fans! It’s been a while, and I’d like to offer my apologies. Between conventions, non-profit work, a new job, and freelancing, things have been really busy! To help with that, I’m experimentin...
by Kristin
 

 
 

FFGTGR: Wee Beasties and Pokemon GO!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, no.196 Hello and welcome back to our all-ages comics column, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! This week is a bit shorter, but we take a look at two very nerd-centric items, ironically neit...
by Drew
 

 
 

FFGTGR: Goma-Chan!!!!!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma-Rays, No. 195 ‘Ello all, and welcome back to our all-ages comics column, From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! This week we are back with an interesting title, because it is a special case wher...
by Drew
 

 

 

Bento Bako Weekly: Honey So Sweet volume 2

Title: Honey So Sweet Author: Amu Meguro Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 2, $9.99 Vintage: 2012 by Shueisha, April 2016 by Viz Media Genre: School romance [Review of volume 1] After a conversation with Onise, K...
by Kristin
 

 
 

Bento Bako Weekly: Shuriken and Pleats volume 1

Title: Shuriken and Pleats Author: Matsuri Hino Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 1, $9.99 Vintage: 2015 by Hakusensha, March 2016 by Viz Media Genre: Drama Mikage Kirio is from a long line of skilled ninja and a...
by Kristin
 

 
 

PR: UDON to release Persona 3 Manga in September

GET READY TO FACE YOUR TRUE SELF AND SURVIVE THE DARK HOUR WITH THE PERSONA 3 MANGA SERIES More action-packed, Shadow-slaying Persona goodness is coming your way later this year courtesy of UDON Entertainment Toronto, ON – ...
by Kristin