Manga

“Rurou ni Kenshin” to become a Takarazuka Musical 06.16.15

It has been announced that Takarazuka Revue will be performing a musical version of Watsuki Nobuhiro’s “Rurou ni Kenshin -Meiji Swordsman Romantic Story-.” “Rurou ni Kenshin” is a manga series on the weekly magazine Shonen Jump from 1994. It has … READ MORE

Supernatural Action manga series – TWIN STAR EXORCISTS – will be releases on July 7th 06.15.15

Series About A Pair Of Mystical Warriors With Intertwined Destinies Launches In Print And Digital In July! VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, unleashes the supernatural action manga … READ MORE

Nogizaka46 will perform “JOSHIRAKU”, theater production of a manga series 06.03.15

The members of Nogizaka46 will perform “JOSHIRAKU” at AiiA 2.5 Theater Tokyo on June 27 and 28. The performances will be shown through live broadcasting. “JOSHIRAKU” is a theater production of a manga series by Koji Kumeta. The main character … READ MORE

VIZ MEDIA Details New Anime Content For June On Neon Alley Streaming Platform 06.01.15

VIZ Media prepares for the beginning of summer with a brand new digital anime update for June for Neon Alley. Shoot like a rocket to the cosmos with the streaming premiere of MEGA MAN STAR FORCE! Also catch new SAILOR MOON … READ MORE

VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES PARTICIPATION IN 2015 BAY AREA BOOK FESTIVAL 05.30.15

The Largest Manga Publisher In The U.S. Will Showcase A Wide Variety Of Manga, Art Books And Other Acclaimed Titles At Literary Festival Taking Place In Berkeley, CA Next Month VIZ Media will exhibit and offer for sale a wide … READ MORE

SEKAI NO OWARI to sing 2 theme songs for ‘Attack on Titan’ movie 05.27.15

SEKAI NO OWARI will be in charge of the theme songs for the “Shingeki no Kyojin (“Attack on Titan“)” live-action film scheduled to hit theaters this summer.  The movie will be released in 2 parts: “Shingeki no Kyojin ATTACK ON TITAN” on August … READ MORE

Main cast for ‘DEATH NOTE’ live-action drama adaptation revealed 05.26.15

Big hit manga “DEATH NOTE” (written by Ohba Tsugumi, illustrated by Obata Takeshi), serialized on Weekly Shonen Jump from 2003~2006, is going to be released as a TV drama for the first time, and the main cast members for the drama adaptation were recently … READ MORE

Ringo Sheena confirmed for ROCK IN JAPAN FESTIVAL 2015, new song as theme song to anime film, “SARUSUBERI ~Miss HOKUSAI~” 05.18.15

Ringo Sheena’s “SAIHETE GA MITAI” was released to the world on May 13 (Wednesday). It is the theme song to the anime film, “SARUSUBERI ~Miss HOKUSAI~”, which revives the dynamic and delicate visual beauty of ukiyoe in a modern way. The … READ MORE

VIZ MEDIA PREVIEWS NEW NARUTO RELEASES AHEAD OF CREATOR MASASHI KISHIMOTO’S FIRST-EVER INTERNATIONAL APPEARANCE 05.06.15

Final Manga Volume Of Seminal Ninja Action Adventure Will Coincide With Creator’s Special Appearance At 2015 New York Comic Con; NARUTO Illustration Book, 3 New Novels And Final Manga Series Box Set Edition Announced San Francisco, CA, May 5, 2015 … READ MORE

GLOBAL YAOI PUBLISHER SuBLime LAUNCHES THE ROMANTIC COMEDY MANGA SERIES LOVE STAGE!! 05.01.15

GLOBAL YAOI PUBLISHER SuBLime LAUNCHES THE ROMANTIC COMEDY MANGA SERIES LOVE STAGE!!  New yaoi manga announced today by VIZ Media’s SuBLime imprint which will debut the romantic comedy LOVE STAGE!! on May 12th. The yaoi manga series by noted creators … READ MORE

VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES SUPPORT FOR 2015 FREE COMIC BOOK DAY WITH EXCITING SHONEN JUMP AND PERFECT SQUARE SAMPLERS 05.01.15

VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES SUPPORT FOR 2015 FREE COMIC BOOK DAY WITH EXCITING SHONEN JUMP AND PERFECT SQUARE SAMPLERS   Support Local Comics Retailers On May 2nd And Receive Two FREE Samplers Featuring POKÉMON, JOJO’S BIZARRE ADVENTURE And YU-GI-OH!  VIZ Media announces its … READ MORE

Huge Weekly Shonen Jump Tattoo 08.15.14

Living in a country that condemns tattoos, Matsubai, bassist of rock band SoundWitch, has made a pretty ballsy move. He covered his entire back with characters from mangas published in Weekly Shonen Jump! Characters include City Hunter’s Ryo, Taluluto from Magical … READ MORE

ROAD TO NINJA – NARUTO THE MOVIE IN THEATERS AROUND US 08.11.14

  Your favorite ninja is coming to the big screen around the United States in a feature length film written and designed by the original creator of Naruto! Long ago, a mysterious masked shinobi unleashed the Nine-Tailed Fox onto the … READ MORE