Voice Over!: Seiyu Academy Volume 1 Review

Voice Over!: Seiyu Academy Volume 1 Author: Maki Minami Illustrator: Maki Minami Publisher: Viz Media Release Date: October 1, 2013 Price: $9.99 – Available Here Overview Without good voice actors many industries would struggle to make a name for themselves. However despite being a major factor in any form of animation, the job of a voice actor is rarely explored. However, Maki Minami, a man...

Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning Side B Review

Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning Side B Author: Masafumi Nishida Illustrator: Tsutomu Oono Publisher: Viz Media Release Date: October 8, 2013 Price: $9.99 – Available Here Overview Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning may serve as an alternate introduction to the series, but the limited change in the intro provided in Side A, the full review of which can be found here, had little to offer readers. Now...

Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning Side A Review

Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning Side A Author: Masafumi Nishida Illustrator: Tsutomu Oono Publisher: Viz Media Release Date: October 8, 2013 Price: $9.99 – Available Here Overview Despite being animated back in 2011 and being rather successful, Tiger & Bunny has not been given a second anime season. There is some hope however, as two movies were planned for release and now that the first movi...

Library Wars Volume 3 Review

Library Wars: Love & War Volume 3 Author: Kiiro Yumi Illustrator: Kiiro Yumi Publisher: Viz Media/Madman Release Date: March 10, 2013 Price: $14.95 – Available Here Overview Library Wars has had some teething issues with volume 1 and volume 2, but with this third volume things are beginning to click for the oddball shojo manga. The series has always been somewhat rocky in terms of balancing it...

Library Wars Volume 2 Review

Library Wars: Love & War Volume 2 Author: Kiiro Yumi Illustrator: Kiiro Yumi Publisher: Viz Media/Madman Release Date: March 10, 2013 Price: $14.95 – Available Here Overview Library Wars started out slow and calculated, introducing us one by one to the line-up of potential princes for our feisty protagonist Iku, all the while laying foundations for things to come. The early goings had a great ...

Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind Manga Box-Set Review

Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind Box-Set Author: Hayao Miyazaki Illustrator: Hayao Miyazaki Publisher: Viz Media/Madman Release Date: December 10, 2012 Price: $55.95 – Available Here Overview Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind is arguably one of the most important anime films of all time. It is the film that started it all for legendary anime studio, Studio Ghibli. Nausicaa has gone on the inspi...

Library Wars Volume 1 Review

Library Wars: Love & War Volume 1 Author: Kiiro Yumi Illustrator: Kiiro Yumi Publisher: Viz Media/Madman Release Date: February 10, 2013 Price: $14.95 – Available Here Overview Library Wars is an interesting manga for a number of reasons. First of all it is loosely based upon the highly popular light novels series of the same name. It also happens to be a shojo series which in and of itself is...

Naruto: Volume 60 Review

Naruto: Volume 60 Author: Masashi Kishimoto Illustrator: Masashi Kishimoto Publisher: Viz Media/Madman Release Date: March 10, 2013 Price: $14.95 – Available Here Overview Naruto has been around for a very, very, very long time. It’s been around long enough for someone like me to be able to say; “oh yeah! Naruto! I used to read that when I was a kid“, so fairly old. Not only is i...

Tiger & Bunny: Volume 2 Review

Tiger & Bunny: Volume 2 Author: SUNRISE Illustrator: Mizuki Sakakibara Publisher: Viz Media Release Date: July 9, 2013 Price: $9.99 – Available Here Overview Since the first release of Tiger & Bunny in North America in February, Viz Media has also started bringing the manga for the series over as well. So far with Volume 1 we’ve seen that the story follows that of the anime very closely mu...

Tiger & Bunny: Volume 1 Review

Tiger & Bunny: Volume 1 Author: SUNRISE Illustrator: Mizuki Sakakibara Publisher: Viz Media Release Date: April 9, 2013 Price: $9.99 – Available Here Overview: The Tiger & Bunny series originally debuted as an original anime back in 2011 that turned out to be so popular that not only are two movies being made for the franchise, but a manga adaptation was created as well. With Viz already r...

Kanokon Omnibus 1-2 Review

Kanokon Omnibus 1-2 Author: Katsumi Nishino Illustrator: Rin Yamaki Publisher: Seven Seas Entertainment Release Date: April 16, 2013 Price: $18.99 – Available Here Overview: Those familiar with the Kanokon franchise may have heard of the series thanks to the anime series which was brought to North America courtesy of the now diminished anime publisher Media Blasters. However before that, Kan...

Weekly Shonen Jump Issue 1-28-13 Review

Weekly Shonen Jump Issue 1-28-13 Publisher: Viz Media Release Date: January 28, 2013 Price: $0.99 per issue – Available Here Overview: One of the biggest complaints that people raise against the English manga world is the fact that translations of their favorite manga take far too long and lag too far behind the original Japanese releases. Well Viz Media has started to make a shift in the ma...

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