Bento Bako Bonus: Seiho Boys’ High School 1-2

Title: Seiho Boys’ High School Author: Kaneyoshi Izumi Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volumes 1 and 2 (ongoing), $9.99 each Vintage: 2007 by Shogakukan in Japan, August and October 2010 (respectively) by Viz Me...
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Bento Bako Lite: Harlequin Highlights 4

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 “...
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Bento Bako Lite: December 2010 Previews

Well, the year is almost over! This is the last Diamond Previews catalog of the year: December 2010 Previews. Once again I have combed the pages to find the best and most interesting manga (and related) items inside, doing the ...
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Bento Bako Lite: August 2010 Previews

Another month, another Diamond Previews catalog!  So settle in as I pick out the best manga offerings in the August 2010 catalog.  All product descriptions are from Previews unless otherwise noted. Here’s my personal pu...
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Bento Bako Bonus: Maiden Rose vol. 1

Title: Maiden Rose Author: Fusanosuke Inariya Publisher: Digital Manga Publishing, on their Juné imprint Volume: Volume 1, $12.95 Vintage: 2005 in Japan, March 2010 by DMP Genre: With a mature rating, this title is not for the...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Requiem of the Rose King volume 1

Title: Requiem of the Rose King Author: Aya Kanno Publisher: Viz Media Volume: Volume 1, $9.99 Vintage: 2014 by Akita Publishing, March 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Historical Richard III. Henry VI. Duke of York. Joan of Arc. The W...
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New York Comic Con 2010: Titan Books’ Schedule

Hey gang! Here’s another schedule for the upcoming New York Comic Con. This time, Titan Books has offered up information on their booth locations, special releases, panels, and autographs. Jim Lee fans, pay attention! [UP...
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Bento Bako Lite: Harlequin Highlights 3

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 ...
by Kristin
 

 
 

Bento Bako Weekly: Kiss of the Rose Princess volumes 2-4

Title: Kiss of the Rose Princess Author: Aya Shouoto Publisher: Viz Media (Shojo Beat) Volume: Volumes 2, 3, and 4, $9.99 Vintage: 2009-2010 by Kadokawa Shoten; January, March, and May 2015 by Viz Media Genre: Romantic comedy, ...
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Bento Bako Bonus: 20th Century Boys volume 20 (MMF)

Title: 20th Century Boys Author: Naoki Urasawa Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volume 20 (of 22), $12.99 Vintage: 2005 by Shogakukan, April 2012 by Viz Media Genre: Science fiction, drama, mystery [Volume 19 review...
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Comic-Con 2010: Titan Books’ Schedule

Hey guys!  If you’re going to be at the San Diego Comic-Con this weekend, and you’re a fan of Titan Publishing, then you’ll want to know their schedule!  Here is a list of everything that Titan is bringing t...
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Bento Bako Weekly: Yashakiden: The Demon Princess

Title: Yashakiden: The Demon Princess Author: Hideyuki Kikuchi (Taimashin, Vampire Hunter D) Illustrations: Jun Suemi Publisher: Digital Manga Publishing Volume: This is the first volume of a four book series.  It’s a li...
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