Bento Bako Lite: Pandora Hearts 1, Soul Eater 1

Welcome to another double feature! ¬†Today I’ll be looking at two Yen Press titles, Pandora Hearts volume 1 and Soul Eater volume 1. ¬†First up, twisted fairy tale Pandora Hearts. Title: Pandora Hearts Author: Jun Mochizu...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Midori Days

Title: Midori Days Author/Director: Kazurou Inoue (mangaka), Tsuneo Kobayashi (series director) Studio/Licensor: Studio Pierrot (anime production), Viz Media (manga), Media Blasters (anime) Episodes/Volumes: 13 anime episodes, ...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Bonus: Viz Media: Shonen Jump Alpha

Shonen Jump Alpha Publisher: Viz Media Starting a few weeks back, the future arrived, as Shonen Jump Alpha was unleashed on our digital shores. How is it? Simply fantastic. In a world of comics quickly becoming digital, Viz Med...
by Drew
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Bento Bako Lite: March Story vol. 1

Title: March Story Author: Hyung Min Kim, with art by Kyung Il Yang Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volume 1 (ongoing), $12.99 Vintage: 2008 by Shogakukan in Japan, October 2010 by Viz Media (in stores this week) G...
by Kristin
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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
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FFGtGR: Tezuka’s Blue Blink, Black Jack and more on Anime Sols!

From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays, No. 147 Hello and welcome back to this week’s edition of From Friendly Ghosts To Gamma Rays! I’m your friendly columnist, Drew McCabe! So this week we are taking a break from revi...
by Drew
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Bento Bako Weekly: Black Bird 13 & Kimi ni Todoke 14

Title: Black Bird Author: Kanoko Sakurakouji Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 13 (ongoing), $9.99 Vintage: 2011 by Shogakukan, March 2012 by Viz Media Genre: Romance, supernatural [Volume 12 review.] Hoki has fi...
by Kristin
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BBB: My Grandpa’s Stories Can’t Be This Weird!

My Grandpa’s Stories Can’t Be This Weird! Publisher: Manga Box Story and Art: Kazuhiro Urata Domu Saito is your average 5th grader. Like any 5th grader, he’s getting to that age where he has trouble falling as...
by Drew
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PR: IDW Partners with DMP’s eManga.com for Digital Comics

Digital Manga Publishing and IDW bring twenty new titles to eManga.com Partnership brings first American Comics to eManga.com Gardena, CA (June 29, 2011) – Digital Manga, one of the manga industry’s most unique and ...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Bleach volume 38-39

Title: Bleach Author: Tite Kubo Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump) Volume: Volumes 38 and 39 (ongoing), $9.99 each Vintage: 2009 by Shueisha, February and April 2012 by Viz Media Genre: Action, fantasy, supernatural [Previous B...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: My Love Story volume 5

Title: My Love Story Author: Kazune Kawahara (story), Aruko (art) Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 5, $9.99 Vintage: July 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Romantic comedy [Volume 4 review.] The school sports meet is ove...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: La Quinta Camera

Title: La Quinta Camera Author: Natsume Ono Publisher: Viz Media (Sig IKKI) Volume: One-shot, $12.99 Vintage: 2006 by Shogakukan in Japan, July 19, 2011 by Viz Media Genre: Slice-of-life This is one of the most heartwarming man...
by Kristin
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