Eagle Award Nominations are Open for Business! Give us your Vote!

Attention comic book fans! The nominations for 2011’s Eagle Awards are open! You can get all the nitty gritty in the press release below. When you’re ready, go to the award’s website and submit nominations for...
by Kristin
 

 
 

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
 

 
 

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
 

 

 
 

Bento Bako Weekly – Welcome to Comic Attack!

    Welcome to Bento Bako Weekly and your first otaku lunch with me, Kris!  As this site is new, and we’re all new, I feel introductions are in order before I go serving up some nice helpings of all things otaku related. ...
by Kristin
 

 
 
 

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
 

 
 
 

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
 

 

 
 

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
 

 
 
 

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
 

 
 
 

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
 

 

 
 

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
 

 
 
 

ComicAttack.net’s Staff Picks the Top 5 of 2009

We here at comicattck.net want to send you off into the New Year by knowing what we thought were the big stand out titles of 2009. We encourage you to share with everyone what your favorites were this past year. Here’s ho...
by DecapitatedDan
 

 
 
 

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