PR: Titan Books’ Schedule for NYCC 2011

PR: Titan Books’ Announces Plans for New York Comic Con 2011 Guest Favorites and Exclusives from Titan for New York Comic Con 2011 Here at TITAN, things are gearing up for an incredible Con, with amazing panels and enviab...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Bonus: Itazura na Kiss vol. 2

Title: Itazura na Kiss Author: Kaoru Tada Publisher: Digital Manga Publishing Volume: Volume 2 (see my review of volume 1 here) Vintage: 2008 by Fairbell in Japan, May 2010 by DMP Genre: Romantic comedy, old school shojo, young...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Black Lagoon (anime)

Title: Black Lagoon Director: Sunao Katabuchi Studio/Licensor: Madhouse/Geneon (original) and FUNimation (current holder) Episodes: 24 episodes, sold in 12-episode sets (Black Lagoon, Black Lagoon: Second Barrage) or in a singl...
by Kristin
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PR: Dallas Comic Con Gears Up for its 10th Year

PR: Dallas Comic Con celebrates 10th anniversary with largest show yet Actors Patrick Stewart, Val Kilmer and TV’s original Dynamic Duo – Adam West and Burt Ward – join a long list of comic artists and media guests for th...
by Kristin
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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: Harlequin Highlights 10

If you surf on over to Digital Manga Publishing’s eManga website, where you can read digital copies of manga titles (by buying points to spend on buying or renting them), you’ll find a section of the site under the name “...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Slam Dunk volumes 26-28

Title: Slam Dunk Author: Takehiko Inoue Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump) Volume: Volumes 26, 27, and 28 (of 31), $9.99 Vintage: 1995-1996 by Shueisha; February, April, and June 2013 by Viz Genre: Sports, basketball The tourna...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Lite: Library Wars vol. 3

Title: Library Wars: Love & War Author: Kiiro Yumi, original concept by Hiro Arikawa Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volume 3 (ongoing), $9.99 Vintage: 2009 by Hakusensha in Japan, December 7, 2010 from Viz Media ...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Bonus: Wandering Son volume 3

Title: Wandering Son Author: Shimura Takako Publisher: Fantagraphics Volume: Volume 3, $19.99 (HC) Vintage: 2005 by Enterbrain, May 2012 by Fantagraphics Genre: Drama, slice-of-life, LGBT issues [Volume 2 review.] Everyone̵...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Slam Dunk volumes 29-31

Title: Slam Dunk Author: Takehiko Inoue Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump) Volume: 29-31 (final), $9.99 each Vintage: 1996 by Shueisha, 2013 by Viz Genre: Basketball, comedy, drama [Review of volumes 26-28.] Well folks, this is...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Lite: Kamen volume 1

Title: Kamen Author: Mihara Gunya Publisher: GEN Manga Volume: Volume 1, $9.95 (print), $1.99 (digital) Vintage: March 2012 by GEN Manga Genre: Fantasy, drama A mysterious man wakes up in the middle of a field with a strange ma...
by Kristin
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Bento Bako Weekly: Celebrating Viz Signature (MMF)

This April, the manga blogging community is celebrating the Viz Media Viz Signature (and Sig IKKI) line. The Viz Signature line (formerly the Editor’s Choice line) features a not insignificant amount of fantastic titles, ...
by Kristin
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