Bento Bako Bonus: Hikaru no Go vol. 21

Title: Hikaru no Go Author: Yumi Hotta, with art by Takeshi Obata, supervised by Yukari Umezawa 5 Dan Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump) Volume: Volume 21 (of 23), $9.99 Vintage: 2003 by Shueisha in Japan, out November 2, 2010 ...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Bonus: Bleach vols. 33 & 34

Title: Bleach Author: Tite Kubo Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump) Volume: Volumes 33 and 34, $9.99 each Vintage: 2008 by Shueisha in Japan, December 2010 and March 1, 2011 (respectively) by Viz Media Genre: Action, supernatura...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Bonus: Temperature Rising, Seven Days volume 1

Attention Love Hina fans! The September(ish) Manga Moveable Feast has begun, and is celebrating Ken Akamatsu’s hilarious harem romantic comedy Love Hina. Be sure to check it out at PLAYBACK:stl! Title: Temperature Rising ...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Bonus: Wolf God vol. 1

Title: Wolf God (KamiinuxBlood) Author: Ai Tenkawa Publisher: Digital Manga Publishing (Doki Doki) Volume: Volume 1 (ongoing), $12.95 Vintage: 2007 by Shinshokan, July 2010 by DMP Genre: Fantasy, supernatural, romance (shoujo) ...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: 07-Ghost volumes 1-2

Title: 07-Ghost (Seven Ghost) Author: Yuki Amemiya and Yukino Ichihara Publisher: Viz Media Volume: Volumes 1 and 2 (ongoing), $9.99 each Vintage: 2005, 2006 by Ichijinsha, November 2012 and January 2013 by Viz Genre: Action, f...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Songs to Make You Smile

Title: Songs to Make You Smile Author: Natsuki Takaya (Tsubasa: Those with Wings, Phantom Dream) Publisher: TOKYOPOP Volume: A single-volume collection of short stories throughout Takaya’s career; $12.99 Vintage: The stor...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Mushi-Shi

“The cure lies in the curse.” Title: Mushi-Shi Author/Director: Yuki Urushibara (mangaka), Hiroshi Nagahama (series director) Studio/Licensor: Artland (anime production), Del Rey (manga), FUNimation (anime) Episodes...
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Bento Bako Bonus: Your Story I’ve Known

Title: Your Story I’ve Known Author: Tsuta Suzuki Publisher: Digital Manga Publishing (Juné) Volume: One-shot, $12.95 Vintage: 2008 by Ta-ke Shobo Co. in Japan, April 2011 by DMP Genre: Yaoi (16+), romance The title stor...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Lite: Clan of the Nakagamis

Title: Clan of the Nakagamis and Clan of the Nakagamis: The Devil Cometh Author: Homerun Ken Publisher: Digital Manga Publishing (Juné) Volume: Two volumes make up this series, $12.95 each Vintage: 2005 by Biblos in Japan (fir...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Black Jack volume 16

Title: Black Jack Author: Osamu Tezuka Publisher: Vertical Inc. Volume: Volume 16 (of 17), $16.95 Vintage: Originally ran sometime in the early 1980s, published in its current form by Akita Shoten in 2001 in Japan, October 11, ...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Gunslinger Girl vol 2 Omnibus

Title: Gunslinger Girl Author: Yu Aida Publisher: Seven Seas Entertainment Volume: Volume 2 omnibus (volumes 4-6, ongoing), $15.99 Vintage: 2004-2005 by Media Works Inc., May 2011 by by Seven Seas Genre: Drama, action, girls-wi...
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Bento Bako Weekly: A Look at Viz Media’s Neon Alley (Xbox 360)

Neon Alley. Viz Media’s new anime initiative that launched for the PS3 in October 2012. Now (as of February 12) it’s also available on the Xbox 360 (if you have a LIVE Gold subscription, of course). For $6.99 a mont...
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