Tag - manga

Headsup: Stories From Japan

Out this month are three releases of stories from the Land of the Rising Sun: First we have Sailor Moon Crystal Set 2 (you can see our coverage of Sailor Moon Crystal Set 1 here), which follows the continuing adventures of Usagi as she now...

Headsup: Two Titles from Sailor Moon

  Sailor Moon (or Usagi Tsukino, as many know her), is the princess of the Silver Millennium moon kingdom, leader of the Sailor Soldiers, and on her off days, a regular school girl. The Sailor Moon universe has been part of popular...

Anime Cats

10 Anime and Manga Felines

Cats. We all love ’em, and anime seems to love them more than most. But where’s an otaku to start when they’re done perusing the day’s new lolcats? Well, we at Need Coffee are here to help you! Anime felines may be...

Viz Manga March Madness for the iPad

Viz and iPad March Madness

I’m told “March Madness” has a different meaning for some people, but to us manga fans, it will forever have a new meaning: quality manga at an amazingly low price. Viz has always had several manga series available for...

Your Weekend Justice #79: Sharks With Hands

It’s among you even now: another episode of Weekend Justice. Diabolically devised to entertain you at the end of your work week. It’s the equivalent of coming up from deep water slowly to avoid the bends. Please note: this...

The Undying Butterflies, Kindaichi Case...

Written by: Yozaburo KanariArt by: Fumiya SatoPublished by: Tokyopop Dindrane’s Manga Warnings: Child murder Butterfly abuse Spouse abuse Pretty kimono you won’t get to wear Teenage cleavage Fans of manga know that manga has as...

The Graveyard Isle, Kindaichi Case Files #15...

Written by: Yozaburo KanariIllustrated by: Fumiya Sato Published by: Tokyopop The Graveyard Isle, Kindaichi Case Files #15 is another stand-alone mystery in the series by Yozaburo Kanari and Fumiya Sato, published by TokyoPop. Because...

Oishinbo – Manga Review

Written by: Tetsu KariyaArt by Hanasaki AkiraPublished by: VIZ Media LLC The manga Oishinbo has been running in Japan since 1983 and has been collected in over 100 volumes. Now, Viz has collected various themes, such as sake or gyoza, into...

20th Century Boys – Manga Review

Widge Sez: Everyone please give a warm welcome to Sir Tuck, who thought he might expand our field of vision by talking about some manga for us. We say huzzah. And away we go… When you were little did you and your friends have a secret...

Stuff You Need to Know, Monday, September 1...

The teenage years of John Lennon are going to be the subject of Nowhere Boy, directed by Sam Taylor-Wood. The film “follows Lennon through his formative years growing up in Liverpool, the tense relationship between his aunt Mimi and...