Dallas Fan Days October 2015: The Con

Over October 16-18, 2015, the Irving Convention Center was once again host to Dallas Comic Con Fan Days. Though the stars were smaller than usual, the event was no less star-studded with celebrities like Xena‘s own Lucy ...
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Bento Bako Weekly: My Love Story vol 6

Title: My Love Story Author: Kazune Kawahara (story), Aruko (art) Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 6, $9.99 Vintage: October 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Romantic comedy [Volume 5 review.] Momma Goda is having a bab...
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Support Children’s Hospitals with Extra Life and Heroic Inner Kids

Founded in 2008 to support a special young girl named Tori, Extra Life has expanded to support the full Children’s Miracle Network of hospitals around the country. While some people run marathons to raise money for charit...
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PR: Dallas Comic Con Fan Days Oct 16-18

Dallas Comic Con Fan Days Adds More Celebrity Guests & Activities As anticipation builds for this fall’s most exciting fan adventure, Dallas Comic Con Fan Days presented by FAN EXPO adds even more celebrity guests a...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Rose Guns Days volume 1

Title: Rose Guns Days Author: Ryukishi07 (story), Soichiro (art) Publisher: Yen Press Volume: Volume 1, $13.00 Vintage: 2012 by Square Enix, September 2015 by Yen Press Genre: Action, alternate history, based on a visual novel ...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: QQ Sweeper volume 1

Title: QQ Sweeper Author: Kyousuke Motomi Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 1, $9.99 Vintage: 2014 by Shogakukan, October 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Comedy, supernatural First of all, my apologies for bailing last ...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Komomo Confiserie vol 1

Title: Komomo Confiserie Author: Maki Minami [Voice Over!] Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 1, $9.99 Vintage: 2013 by Hakusensha, September 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Comedy Komomo Ninomiya grew up rich, in a big ...
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BBW: Interview with Manga Creator Arina Tanemura (via Anime Fest)

At this year’s Anime Fest (over Labor Day weekend, 2015), I had the privilege of interviewing Japanese manga creator Arina Tanemura. Tanemura is a well known creator in America, with nearly all of her titles published in ...
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Bento Bako Weekly: One-Punch Man volumes 1-2

Title: One-Punch Man Author: One (story), Yusuke Murata (art) Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump) Volume: Volumes 1-2, $9.99 Vintage: 2012 by Shueisha, September 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Action, comedy Saitama is a professional ...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Ultraman volume 1

Title: Ultraman Author: Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volume 1, $12.99 Vintage: 2012 by Shogakukan, August 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Science fiction, action Decades after the...
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Gotta Have It!: Wonder Woman Hero Box from SuperHeroStuff.com

SuperHeroStuff.com has launched a really cool version of the geek mystery box, similar to Loot Crate, Infinity Crate, Hero Crate, etc. The all important difference is (aside from not being a subscribed service) that you can pic...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Emma (Manga Classics)

Title: Emma Author: Adapted by Crystal S. Chan and Stacy King; art by Po Tse; original story by Jane Austen Publisher: UDON Entertainment (Manga Classics) Volume: One-shot omnibus, $19.99 (also available in HC) Vintage: May 201...
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