Manga Moveable Feast: Fumi Yoshinaga August 2011

Welcome manga fans! This is the anchor page for the Fumi Yoshinaga August 2011 Manga Moveable Feast. All links from around the web throughout the week will be gathered right here! So please check back for updates throughout the...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Ouran Highschool Host Club 1-2

Title: Ouran High School Host Club Author: Bisco Hatori (Millennium Snow) Publisher: Viz Media Volume: Today, volumes 1 and 2.  A sort of introduction to the series (also because, I only own volumes 1, 2, and 13).  There are ...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Black Butler vol. 1

Title: Black Butler (In Japan, Kuroshitsuji) Author: Yana Toboso Publisher: Yen Press Volume: The first book in an ongoing series (there are currently 8 volumes, and it’s still ongoing in Japan).  $10.99. Vintage: The se...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Taimashin: The Red Spider Exorcist vol. 1

Title: Taimashin: The Red Spider Exorcist Author: Written by Hideyuki Kikuchi (Vampire Hunter D), art by Shin Yong-Gwan Publisher: Digital Manga Publishing Volume: This is the first volume of an ongoing series Vintage: First pu...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Bonus: Biomega vol. 3

Title: Biomega Author: Tsutomu Nihei Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volume 3 (of six), $12.99 Vintage: 2007 by Shueisha in Japan, August 10, 2010 by Viz Media Genre: Science fiction, horror, action, cyber punk I a...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Lite: May 2010 Previews

Welcome, manga fans!  It’s time for another look at Diamond’s monthly Previews catalog.  As usual, I’m going to weed through the catalog, note my personal picks, and then make recommendations on what else I ...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Lite: Reversible vol. 1

Title: Reversible Author: Various (see individual descriptions) Publisher: Digital Manga Publishing, on their Juné imprint Volume: This is the first volume of a manga anthology.  $13.95. Vintage: The stories in this book were...
by Kristin
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Nick Simmons’s and Radical’s Incarnate Halted Over Allegations of Plagiarism

Radical Publishing has halted production and distribution of Nick Simmons’s Incarnate comic book.  Fans have accused Simmons of copying several popular manga, specifically Tite Kubo’s Bleach, and also One Piece, He...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Maria Holic vol. 1

Title: Maria Holic Author: Minari Endou Publisher: Tokyopop Volume: The first volume of an ongoing series, and volume 4 comes out in June.  $10.99.  There are six bound volumes in Japan as of February. Anime: The series had a...
by Kristin
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The 2010 Eisner Award Nominations

It’s that time again, Comic Attackers!  That’s right, Eisner Award season is upon us.  Each year, the best of the best and some of the rest are awarded for their excellence in the comic book industry. May I have t...
by Aron
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Bento Bako Weekly: Deadman Wonderland 1&2

Title: Deadman Wonderland Author: Jinsei Kataoka, with art by Kazuma Kondou Publisher: TOKYOPOP Volume: Volumes 1 and 2 (of 7), $10.99 each Vintage: 2007 by Kadokawa Shoten in Japan, February 2010 and June 2010 (respectively) b...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Millennium Prime Minister 1 & 2

Title: Millennium Prime Minister (volumes 1 and 2) Author: Eiki Eiki (Color) Publisher: Digital Manga Publishing, on their Doki Doki line. Volumes: There are four volumes total; I’ll be reviewing MPM 1 and 2 today.  They...
by Kristin
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