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Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic Volume 5 Review

Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic Volume 5 Review Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic Volume 5 Author: Shinobu Ohtaka Illustrator: Shinobu Ohtaka Publisher: Viz Media Release Date: April 8, 2014 Price: $9.99 - Available Here Overview Sometimes the best way to attract a large number of readers is to take something many people are familiar with, such as names and...
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Viz announces and details digital manga releases for April

Viz announces and details digital manga releases for April Today Viz Media has outlined their plans for digital manga releases for the month of April and just to remind us about the ice cold winter we just left behind they are kicking things off with a shojo manga called Millennium Snow. This is the first release for Millennium Snow and volume 1 can already be...
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Deadman Wonderland Volume 2 Review

Deadman Wonderland Volume 2 Review Deadman Wonderland Volume 2 Author: Jinsei Kataoka Illustrator: Kazuma Kondou Publisher: Viz Media Release Date: April 8, 2014 Price: $9.99 – Available Here Overview Deadman Wonderland was first introduced to the majority of its Western audience thanks to an anime adaptation that began airing in English...
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Ranma 1/2 Set 1 Review

Ranma 1/2 Set 1 Review Ranma ½ Set 1 Studio: Studio Deen Publisher: Viz Media Format: Blu-ray, DVD (Reviewed) Release Date: March 25, 2014 Price: $44.82 – Available Here Overview Anyone who has been watching anime for even a year and has explored beyond the standard shōnen type anime, has probably seen a work from Rumiko...
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Neon Alley now a free anime streaming service from Viz

Neon Alley now a free anime streaming service from Viz A couple of months ago it was announced by Viz Media that they would be changing the way their Neon Alley service would be handled. Set for the rather unfortunate day of April 1st, the previous subscription based service has now become a free on-demand anime streaming service. This means that anyone in the...
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Phantom Thief Jeanne Volume 1 Review

Phantom Thief Jeanne Volume 1 Review Phantom Thief Jeanne Volume 1 Author: Arina Tanemura Illustrator: Arina Tanemura Publisher: Viz Media Release Date: March 4, 2014 Price: $10.99 – Available Here Overview As the years pass various books often become difficult to find, especially when the original company stops re-printing their books and...
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Viz discounts physical and digital volumes of the Black Lagoon manga

Viz discounts physical and digital volumes of the Black Lagoon manga As you may have heard, this weekend Black Lagoon will be debuting on television in North America during Cartoon Network’s Toonami block. Well while FUNimation may own the rights to the anime, Viz Media has been handling the manga for quite some time and to commemorate this television debut Viz has...
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Viz’s March digital update includes Shokugeki no Soma, Chibi Vampire, and more

Viz’s March digital update includes Shokugeki no Soma, Chibi Vampire, and more Today Viz Media has announced that they have just updated their digital line-up of manga for the month of March and with this update comes two new digital releases. You may remember that Viz had acquired the license for Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma and were planning on releasing the title in print in...
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Ranma 1/2 Limited Edition Blu-ray Box Set hits stores next week

Ranma 1/2 Limited Edition Blu-ray Box Set hits stores next week This week marks the release of the first of seven Ranma 1/2 Limited Edition Blu-ray Box Sets that will be released in the upcoming months. This week on March 25th the first set of Ranma 1/2 will be released as a Limited Edition Blu-ray set as well as a standard DVD set with both releases featuring the series...
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Ranma 1/2 Blu-ray Limited Edition Unboxed by Viz Media

Ranma 1/2 Blu-ray Limited Edition Unboxed by Viz Media Viz is taking their re-release of the enhanced version of Ranma 1/2 very seriously and to show off how serious they are, the company has released an unboxing video showing off all of the contents of the Ranma 1/2 Limited Edition Blu-ray Set 1 which contains episodes 1-23 of the series and a special booklet...
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Tiger & Bunny: The Rising to be screened at New People Cinema

Tiger & Bunny: The Rising to be screened at New People Cinema Today Viz Media has announced that they are adding a new screening location for Tiger & Bunny: The Rising for fans who are in the San Francisco Bay area. We have already heard that the company is working with Eleven Arts to bring the movie to numerous theaters across the United States and today the...
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Viz adds Yukarism and Vampire Knight side-stories to Shojo Beat label

Viz adds Yukarism and Vampire Knight side-stories to Shojo Beat label Closing out the numerous licensing announcements from Viz Media recently we have another treat for fans of the company’s Shojo Beat label. The company has announced that they have acquired a brand new manga series named Yukarism which will start being released in December 2014, a number of additional...
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Viz Media picks up new books featuring Hayao Miyazaki’s Princess Mononoke

Viz Media picks up new books featuring Hayao Miyazaki’s Princess Mononoke Viz has had a lot of announcements to make over the past week and it seems that they aren’t done yet as the company has revealed a few new releases which will please Hayao Miyazaki fans. The company will be releasing two new hardcover books related to the film Princess Mononoke. The first license is...
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Viz’s Phantom Thief Jeanne Volume 1 now available for purchase

Viz’s Phantom Thief Jeanne Volume 1 now available for purchase Longtime manga readers might already own a few copies of Phantom Thief Jeanne as it was previously released by the now defunct CMX Manga over nine years ago but now Viz Media has rescued the license and are re-releasing the series with their own translation of the manga as well as brand new covers and color...
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K: The Complete Series Review

K: The Complete Series Review K: The Complete Series Studio: GoHands Publisher: Viz media Format: Blu-ray, DVD (Reviewed) Release Date: February 25, 2014 Price: $44.82 – Available Here Overview In a time where anime and manga series tend to feature titles that are so long that simply spelling out the full title would be longer...
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Viz licenses Assassination Classroom, Resident Evil, and Jaco the Galactic Patrolman manga

Viz licenses Assassination Classroom, Resident Evil, and Jaco the Galactic Patrolman manga After announcing earlier today that they had picked up two shojo style manga, Viz Media has come forth with three new licenses, one of which many fans have been hoping for for quite some time. The company has announced that they have picked up the license for Assassination Classroom, the Resident Evil manga,...
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Master Keaton manga to be released in English for the first time ever by Viz

Master Keaton manga to be released in English for the first time ever by Viz Fans of older manga series will be delighted to hear that Viz Media has announced the licensing of a classic series that has never been released in English in North America despite an anime adaptation being released back in ’98 and brought over to North America by the now defunct Geneon. As you can...
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Honey Blood and Kiss of the Rose Princess picked up by Shojo Beat

Honey Blood and Kiss of the Rose Princess picked up by Shojo Beat Viz Media has revealed that they have picked up not one but two new shōjo titles, both of which are planned for release under their Shojo Beat label later this year. The first title is the supernatural romance series Honey Blood which will be released sometime in October which tells the story of a girl who...
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Ranma 1/2 Omnibus manga to debut in March with first 2-in-1 volume

Ranma 1/2 Omnibus manga to debut in March with first 2-in-1 volume You may remember that Viz Media had announced that they were planning on not only re-releasing the Ranma 1/2 anime on Blu-ray, but they were also planning to re-release Rumiko Takahashi’s classic manga series in a newly re-mastered 2-in-1 omnibus format. Well today Viz Media has announced that the...
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Stealth Symphony debuts in this week’s Weekly Shonen Jump

Stealth Symphony debuts in this week’s Weekly Shonen Jump This week marks not only the debut of Stealth Symphony in Japan but also its debut in English thanks to Viz Media including the series in their digital Weekly Shonen Jump. From now on there will be a new chapter every week on the same day the issue is released in Japan. Stealth Symphony is written by Ryohgo...
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Viz Media partners with Right Stuf for Weekly Shonen Jump subscription bonuses

Viz Media partners with Right Stuf for Weekly Shonen Jump subscription bonuses Today Viz Media has announced that they have formed a new partnership with Right Stuf in order to make buying an annual subscription to their Weekly Shonen Jump digital manga service not only easier but more enticing. You see, Right Stuf will be offering yearly subscriptions to Weekly Shonen Jump for the...
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K Limited Edition to be released next week by Viz Media

K Limited Edition to be released next week by Viz Media Many anime companies generally separate their Blu-ray and DVD releases still and while Viz Media is still offering that option for their next release K, they are also releasing their first ever Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack for the series. K follows the story of Shiro, a relatively easygoing teenager that is happy...
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Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan – Demon Capital Set 1 Review

Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan – Demon Capital Set 1 Review Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan – Demon Capital Set 1 Studio: Studio Deen Publisher: Viz Media Format: Blu-ray, DVD (Reviewed) Release Date: January 28, 2014 Price: $44.82 – Available Here Overview While some shōnen anime can air week after week without break, often suffering from filler episodes,...
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Neon Alley to become a free on-demand service on April 1st

Neon Alley to become a free on-demand service on April 1st In a rather interesting move, Viz Media has announced that their English anime streaming service, Neon Alley, will soon be transitioning into a free service. Starting on April 1st, Viz Media will change it’s programing to the free ad-supported Hulu and subscription-based Hulu Plus service in the...
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Naruto: Shippuden – Blood Prison to be released next week in North America

Naruto: Shippuden – Blood Prison to be released next week in North America In case you might have forgotten about the latest Naruto movie since Viz announced its release date last year, then here is a bit of a reminder for you. The next movie for Naruto: Shippuden, Blood Prison, is set to be released next week on February 18th on both Blu-ray and DVD. The DVD version will cost...
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Naruto: Shippuden Set 17 Review

Naruto: Shippuden Set 17 Review Naruto: Shippuden Set 17 Studio: Studio Pierrot Publisher: Viz Media Format: Blu-ray, DVD (Reviewed) Release Date: January 14, 2014 Price: $44.82 – Available Here Overview When a series such as Naruto makes it into the five hundred episode range, viewers have obviously taken a liking to the franchise...
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