Bento Bako Lite: Black Lagoon vol. 9

Title: Black Lagoon Author: Rei Hiroe Publisher: Viz Media (Viz Signature) Volume: Volume 9 (ongoing), $12.99 Vintage: 2009 by Shogakukan in Japan, July 2010 by Viz Media Genre: Action, black comedy, adventure Foul mouthed, gun...
by Kristin
8

 
 
 

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
11

 
 
 

Bento Bako Weekly: Bleach volumes 42-43

Title: Bleach Author: Tite Kubo Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump) Volume: Volumes 42-43 (ongoing), $9.99 each Vintage: 2009 and 2010 by Shueisha, July 2012 by Viz Media Genre: Action, fantasy, supernatural [Volumes 40-41 revie...
by Kristin
0

 

 
 

Bento Bako Weekly: Antique Bakery vols. 1&2

Title: Antique Bakery Author: Fumi Yoshinaga ( Ōoku: The Inner Chambers) Publisher: Digital Manga Publishing Volume: Volumes 1 and 2 today (of four), $12.95 each Vintage: 2000 by Shinshokan in Japan, volume 1 in May 2005 by DM...
by Kristin
3

 
 

Bento Bako Weekly: Tiger & Bunny volume 1

Title: Tiger & Bunny Author: Mizuki Sakakibara, Sunrise, Masafumi Nishida (original script) Publisher: Viz Media Volume: Volume 1 (ongoing), $9.99 Vintage: 2012 by Kadokawa Shoten, April 2013 by Viz Media Genre: Superhero, ...
by Kristin
0

 
 

Bento Bako Weekly: World Trigger volumes 1-2

Title: World Trigger Author: Daisuke Ashihara Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump) Volume: Volumes 1-2, $$9.99 each Vintage: 2013 from Shueisha, October 2014 by Viz Media Genre: Science fiction, action One day, a mysterious gatew...
by Kristin
1

 

 
 

Comics Are My Religion: Sinfest

Welcome to Comics Are My Religion, a look at theology through the lens of comic books.There are some basic ground rules about engaging in respectful dialogue about religion in this column. Be warned, if you haven’t read t...
by Jeff
7

 
 
 

Bento Bako Bonus: House of Fives Leaves volume 7

Title: House of Five Leaves Author: Natsume Ono Publisher: Viz Media (Sig IKKI) Volume: Volume 7 (of 8), $12.99 Vintage: 2010 by Shogakukan, June 2012 by Viz Media Genre: Period drama [Volume 6 review.] Volume 7 continues to re...
by Kristin
0

 
 
 

Bento Bako Weekly: Solfége & Don’t Say Anymore, Darling

It’s a Fumi Yoshinaga double feature today, as I look at two one-shot volumes from Digital Manga Publishing (both published on the Juné imprint).  The first is a bittersweet story of a singer and his voice teacher, Solf...
by Kristin
1

 

 
 

Bento Bako Weekly: Happy Boys

Title: Happy Boys Author: Makoto Tateno (How to Capture a Martini) Publisher: Digital Manga Publishing, on their Doki Doki imprint Volume: There are only two volumes, and I’ll be looking at both of them today.  $12.95 ea...
by Kristin
6

 
 
 

Bento Bako Weekly: Genkaku Picasso vol 2

Title: Genkaku Picasso Author: Usamaru Furuya Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Jump) Volume: Volume 2 (of 3), $9.99 Vintage: 2008 by Shueisha in Japan, February 2011 by Viz Media Genre: Drama, psychological, art [Volume 1 review he...
by Kristin
4

 
 
 

Bento Bako Weekly: Kekkaishi volume 32

Kekkaishi volume 32 Publisher: Viz Media (Shonen Sunday) Story and Art: Yellow Tanabe [Editor’s note: Casually slipping in one of Drew’s back up reviews, because it was my birthday and I wanted to be lazy. Because ...
by Drew
0