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Beast Complex: Viz Media to Publish Beastars Spinoff Manga

Beast Complex: Viz Media to Publish Beastars Spinoff Manga

Viz Media announced this week that they would be publishing Beast Complex, a one-volume spinoff manga to the popular funny anime manga series Beastars by Paru Itagaki The series is a high school drama with a difference – it’s set in a world of anthropomorphized animals where the population is divided into two classes: carnivores[...]

The Way of the Househusband: Preview Netflixs Yakuza Comedy Anime

The Way of the Househusband: Preview Netflix's Yakuza Comedy Anime

Kousuke Oono’s manga began its run in 2018 and is currently being published in English by Viz Media Tatsu used to be a legendary and much-feared Yakuza, a tough guy whose exploits are still talked about in awe by the underworld He has since given up the gangster life and settled into domestic life with[...]

Frozen 2 Manga is a Fans Personal Adaptation of the Movie

Frozen 2 Manga is a Fan's Personal Adaptation of the Movie

What you don’t expect is that veteran mangaka Arina Tanemura makes it feel like a personal project.[caption id="attachment_1333748" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Frozen 2" manga cover, Viz Media[/caption]Is there any child left on the planet who hasn’t already seen Frozen 2 at the movies? The story remains the same What happens after the “happily ever after” of[...]

Viz Medias Top 5 Manga Gift Recommendations for Valentines Day

Viz Media's Top 5 Manga Gift Recommendations for Valentine's Day

It’s Valentine’s Day, and what better comics to celebrate with than manga from Viz Media! Let’s face it, no comics in the world do romance better than manga Every other romance comic in the last 20 years has been heavily influenced by manga.To celebrate, Viz Media has sent along with their 5 latest recommendations for[...]

Dr. STONE: Shonen Jump Announces Spinoff With Special Promotion

Dr. STONE: Shonen Jump Announces Spinoff With Special Promotion

Dr. STONE is one of the most out-there manga and anime series around right now. It takes place hundreds of years from now, after everyone in the world had been turned to rocks in a mysterious apocalyptic event. High school Science, prodigy Senku, is one of the first to revive. He sets out to rebuild […]

The Kings Beast Vol. 1: Intriguing Start to a Romantic Fantasy Saga

The King's Beast Vol. 1: Intriguing Start to a Romantic Fantasy Saga

1" cover, courtesy of Viz Media[/caption]Set in a feudal kingdom where humans reign and the ajin are treated as slaves, ajin boys with abilities are pressed into service at the imperial palace as status symbols and bodyguards for the royal family Rangetsu is an ajin intent on avenging her twin brother Sogetsu’s death[...]

Viz Discounts Rei Tomas Manga Series Ahead of Her New Series

Viz Discounts Rei Toma's Manga Series Ahead of Her New Series

Her publisher Viz Media just announced that they are offering a digital sale of her previous, hugely popular series, The Water Dragon’s Bride and The Dawn of the Arcana, on their official Twitter feed.[caption id="attachment_1332954" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rei Toma digital sale graphic, Viz Media[/caption]https://twitter.com/vizmedia/status/1356588254749933568?s=21According to her official biography, Rei Toma has been drawing since childhood,[...]

The Kings Beast: Viz Media Launches Sequel to Dawn of the Arcana

The King's Beast: Viz Media Launches Sequel to Dawn of the Arcana

Viz Media announced the launch of The King’s Beast, the sequel to the New York Times Bestselling manga fantasy series Dawn of the Arcana The fantasy world of Dawn of the Arcana returns in The King’s Beast on February 2nd.[caption id="attachment_1321952" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Courtesy of Viz Media[/caption]Dawn of the Arcana introduced a world of fantasy, romance,[...]

Moriarty the Patriot Vol. 2: Enter A Rebooted Sherlock Holmes

Moriarty the Patriot Vol. 2: Enter A Rebooted Sherlock Holmes!

You knew this was coming: Moriarty the Patriot introduced its version of Sherlock Holmes in the series in the second volume of the collected series from Viz Media And this rebooted version of Holmes is hilarious in the way that only manga and Japanese fan culture can be Hell, they put him right on the[...]

Viz Media Releases List of March 2021 Manga Titles

Viz Media Releases List of March 2021 Manga Titles

It's the New Year, and Viz Media has released their titles for March 2021 in advance All the big series are here along with some new titles. Shonen Jump [caption id="attachment_1320635" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Courtesy of Viz Media[/caption]My Hero Academia: Team-Up Missions, Vol 1Story and Art by Yoko AkiyamaOriginal Concept by Kohei HorikoshiMidoriya is excited for his[...]

Remina: Junji Itos Horror is a Whole Planet

Remina: Junji Ito's Horror is a Whole Planet!

His output seems unstoppable right now.[caption id="attachment_1313115" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Remina" cover, courtesy of Viz Media[/caption]The cosmic, unstoppable monster this time is an entire planet A scientist discovers a distant planet moving across space, devouring and destroying any bodies in its way, even planets He names it Remina after his beloved daughter[...]

Jujutsu Kaisen 0: Viz Media Announces Prequel to Hit Manga and Anime

Jujutsu Kaisen 0: Viz Media Announces Prequel to Hit Manga and Anime

Viz Media announced the publication of Jujutsu Kaisen 0, a one-shot prequel to the hit series Jujutsu Kaisen The manga has sold over 10 million copies worldwide and is currently enjoying an anime adaptation The prequel will be by Gege Akutami and released on January 5th, 2021.[caption id="attachment_1309693" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Jujutsu Kaisen 0" cover art[...]

Chainsaw Man Manga Ends but will Get Sequel Also Anime Series

Chainsaw Man Manga Ends but will Get Sequel, Also Anime Series

1 cover, Viz Media[/caption]The concluding chapter to Chainsaw Man was simultaneously serialized in English on Viz Media’s Shonen Jump app at the same time the original Japanese version was published in Japan The original Japanese collected volume 10, or Tankubon, will be published in Japan on January 4th, 2021, and the final volume 11 will[...]

Naruto One Piece Bleach: Manga Light Novel Spinoff Round-up

Naruto, One Piece, Bleach: Manga Light Novel Spinoff Round-up

Fans can’t get enough of their favourite series and characters, so light novels – the Japanese term for Young Adult novels – offer side stories, spin-off stories featuring fan-favourite characters – are a logical spinoff.[caption id="attachment_1301866" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Naruto: Naruto's Story - Family Day," light novel cover art, Viz Media[/caption] Naruto: Naruto’s Story – Family Day[...]

Revolutionary Girl Utena: After the Revolution is for Fans Only

Revolutionary Girl Utena: After the Revolution is for Fans Only

[caption id="attachment_1299676" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Revolutionary Girl Utena: After the Revolution" covert art, Viz Media[/caption]The original series was a groundbreaking LGBTQ fantasy epic where themes and meanings were expressed as symbols and allegory Tenjou Utena fought the oppressive student council of an elite academy school to rescue an abused girl named Anthy, who was offered up[...]

Sneeze: Naoki Urusawas Short Stories are Wistful Goofy Fun

Sneeze: Naoki Urusawa's Short Stories are Wistful, Goofy Fun

And minor Urusawa is still fun.[caption id="attachment_1299190" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Sneeze" by Naoki Urusawa, cover art from Viz Media.[/caption]Urusawa is a sort of Alan Moore-esque manga creator best known for long-running series like Pineapple Army, Yawara!, and the latter deconstructionist epics Pluto, which reimagined an old Astro Boy story into a Science Fiction saga about war[...]

Viz Media Unveils February 2021 Solicitation Titles

Viz Media Unveils February 2021 Solicitation Titles

Viz Media officially released their list of manga titles coming out in February 2021. Shonen Jump [caption id="attachment_1288693" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "JoJo's Bizarre Adventure" cover art, Viz Media[/caption]JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Part 4--Diamond Is Unbreakable, Vol 8 Story and Art by Hirohiko ArakiWhat kind of weirdo lives on a transmission tower?! An all-new enemy Stand attempts to trap, outwit[...]

One Piece: Viz Media Celebrates 1000th Chapter with Free Chapters

One Piece: Viz Media Celebrates 1,000th Chapter with Free Chapters

Of course, Viz Media is going to celebrate this historic occasion![caption id="attachment_1288209" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "One Piece," Viz Media[/caption]Eiichiro Oda premiered his goofy pirate adventure manga back in 1997 It follows irrepressibly cheerful hero Luffy who gets stretchy limb superpowers after eating a magical devil fruit, and he decides to become the King of the Pirates![...]

Naoki Urasawas Asafora Leads Viz Media Solicits For January 2021

Naoki Urasawa's Asafora Leads Viz Media Solicits For January 2021

Naoki Urasawa's Asafora leads Viz Media LLC's listings for January 2021, through direct market comic book shops in North America And as well as the Pokemon, we also get a How To Draw Star Wars volume too Here are the full solicitations. ASADORA GN VOL 01 VIZ MEDIA LLC[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Naoki Urasawa's Asafora Leads Viz[...]

Venus in the Blind Spot: Junji Ito has Fun With his Horror Influences

Venus in the Blind Spot: Junji Ito has Fun With his Horror Influences

Viz Media gave him the deluxe treatment with a gorgeous hardcover collection that includes colour pages There’s no commentary on the stories, but the selection is actually a tour of Ito’s mind as they reveal his influences and how they make him choose horror subjects.[caption id="attachment_1279002" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Venus in the Blind Spot" cover, Viz[...]