Dragon Ball: A Visual History Book Review

Dragon Ball: A Visual History Book Review Thanks to Viz

Dragon Ball, the original manga by celebrated creator Akira Toriyama, turned 35 this year and to celebrate Viz Media has put out a comprehensive art book that takes readers back to the early days of the strip's life when it was serialized in Shōnen Jump through to the release of the theatrical film Battle of […]

Viz Announces Fullmetal Alchemist: The Complete Four-Panel Comics

Viz Media has announced the publication of Fullmetal Alchemist: The Complete Four-Panel Comics. The book will feature a complete collection of the four-panel comic strips from Hiromu Arakawa's original Fullmetal Alchemist series (which is published in English by VIZ Media) and never-before-seen bonus strips from Japan. In Japan, four-panel comic strips are called 4-koma. They're […]

Gotta Read 'Em All: Viz Launches Pokémon Adventures Digital Manga Program

If you're the sort of person who just can't have enough Pokémon, perhaps you'd consider capturing some digital Pokémon manga? If so, you may be interested in Viz Media's plans to make collections of Pokémon Adventures manga, written by Hidenori Kusaka with art by Satoshi Yamamoto, as well as Pokémon movie adaptation manga available digitally on the Viz Manga […]

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Viz to Publish Autobiography of WWE Superstar Shinsuke Nakamura

It's looking like 2018 will be a good year for Shinsuke Nakamura. The SmackDown Live superstar won the 2018 men's Royal Rumble and will go on to face AJ Styles (probably) for the WWE Championship at WrestleMania. And now, an American manga publisher is bringing the English translation of his two-volume autobiography, King of Strong […]

Viz Media Exclusives At San Diego Comic Con – One Punch To Tokyo Ghoul

VIZ Media has a tonne of exclusive items at San Diego Comic Con this year, from Booth #2813 ONE PIECE Premium Full Color Replica Luffy, Ace and Sabo are united in this full color premium manga replica art (from the cover of ONE PIECE Vol. 60). Printed on premium archival paper, replicas come matted and […]

Viz Media Launches 7 New Strips For Shonen Jump

  Viz Media announced seven new titles picked up for 2016 at New York Comic Con, to appear in their Shonen Jump series, after just debuting on ComiXology. Here;s a look at the titles coming your way… 7TH GARDEN · Rated 'T+' for Older Teens · Debuting Summer 2016 In this series by Mitsu Izumi, Awyn […]

SDCC '15: VIZ Brings Back A Classic Zelda Story From A Modern Master

by Jeremy Konrad Saturday at the VIZ Media Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past panel, they detailed what it took to bring back into print one of the most sought after Zelda stories of all-time: the old manga retelling of A Link to the Past by legendary creator Shotaro Ishinomori. Previously this story […]

The Legend Of Zelda: Link To The Past Graphic Novel By Shotaro Ishinomori Returns

Viz Media is putting The Legend Of Zelda: Link To The Past graphic novel back into print, after two decades of… not being. Out in May from Viz's Perfect Square imprint, the comics was originally serialised in Nintendo Power magazine then collected in graphic novel form back in 1993. The creator Shotaro Ishinomori who died in 1998 may be […]

Free Resident Evil Manga For Hallowe'en

Okay, so the Hallowe'en ComicFest is coming. A kind-of Free Comic Book Day for Hallowe'en with a) less participants b) smaller comics and c) owned by Diamond Comic Distrubutors. One if its innovations is being able to get packs of mini-comics to give out to kids trick or treating. But there's lots of cool stuff […]

Viz Comic Is As Funny As It Used To Be

It's a cliché that the British satirical monthly comic, Viz Comic, is not as funny as it used to be. Started in the eighties, phenomenally successful in the nineties (when it outsold every US comic with its UK sales alone), it remains Britain's best selling comic. But it's not as ubiquitous as it used to […]

Viz Comes To ComiXology – Dragon Ball Z, Bleach, One Piece, Death Note And More

Bleeding Cool has learned that tomorrow Viz Media will be announcing that they will be distributing a number of high profile manga titles through digital distributor ComiXology, including DragonBall Z, Bakuman, Claymore, One Piece, Death Note, Bleach and more… A deal with French publisher VIZ Media Europe and the French editions of certain editions of some of […]

Hello Kitty Comic Books To Debut At San Diego Comic Con 2013

  And you thought My Little Pony sold a lot of comic books… Viz is about to start publishing Hello Kitty manga, with a series of original graphic novels featuring the uber-popular Sanrio mascot. A Hello Kitty single issue will also debut at San Diego Comic Con, with a cover by Jacob Chabot, and the […]

Read Viz Comic For Free, Legally, For Twenty Minutes

Britain's best selling comic book, Viz, a satirical comedy anthology of comics strips and mock magazine/newspaper articles with an adult reading audience, has joined the Readr App, which allows subscribers to read twenty minutes of magazines from their collection for free every month, though you can subscribe for a monthly fee for an all-you-can-eat buffet. […]