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VIDEO: Yusuke Murata Draws One-Punch Man at International Manga Festa 2014

Posted by on Dec 3, 2014 in Events, Featured, News | 0 comments

Manga artist Yusuke Murata (Eyeshield 21, One Punch Man) did a quick sketch of Saitama from One Punch Man at International Manga Festa 2014 in Tokyo. See a quick 5 minute video of him in action.

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Interview: Dan Vado Talks About Moving APE to San Jose

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014 in Events, Interviews, News | 0 comments

Slave Labor Graphics publisher Dan Vado talks about taking over the Alternative Press Expo (APE) in 2015, and moving the indie comics show to San Jose.

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Tezuka Fans Talk Back About Digital Manga Kickstarter Campaign

Posted by on Oct 26, 2014 in Featured, News | 1 comment

Manga fans are balking at Digital Manga Kickstarter campaign to publish over 31 volumes of manga by Osamu Tezuka. Is it too ambitious to succeed?

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Graphic Novel Review: Miss Don’t Touch Me by Hubert & Kerascoet

Posted by on Oct 26, 2014 in Featured, Reviews | 0 comments

A review of Miss Don’t Touch Me by Hubert and Kerascoet, a femme-centric suspense tale set in a Parisian bordello in the early 20th Century. Blanche witnesses her sister’s murder but feels powerless to bring the killers to justice. With little means at her disposal, she finds herself working at a high class den of sin. But will Blanche’s tendency to ask too many questions be the death of her?

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New Manga Reviews: My Love Story!! Vol. 2, What Did You Eat Yesterday? Vol. 4 & 5, Manga Dogs Vol. 1

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in Featured, Reviews | 0 comments

New manga reviews from my guest stint on MangaBlog: My Love Story!! Vol. 2 by Kazune Kawahara and Aruko, What Did You Eat Yesterday Vol. 4 & 5 by Fumi Yoshinaga, and Manga Dogs Vol. 1 by Ema Toyama

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Coming Soon: New Tezuka Manga Kickstarter from Digital Manga

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014 in Featured, News | 1 comment

Digital Manga Publishing recently announced a new Kickstarter campaign to publish over 31 volumes of manga from six series by Osamu Tezuka, including Three-Eyed One and Alabaster.

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Mini-Comics Review: Coral and the King by Mai K. Nguyen

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014 in Featured, Reviews | 0 comments

A mini-review of Coral and the King, a mini-comic by Mai K. Nguyen, about a young woman, the forest king, and their trip to the end of the world.

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Webcomic Review – Thunderpaw: In the Ashes of Fire Mountain by Jen Lee

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014 in Featured, Reviews | 0 comments

A quick look at Thunderpaw, an innovative, captivating animated webcomic about two dogs trying to find their way home as the world crumbles around them.

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NYCC 2014: How To Write Believable Female Characters in Comics

Posted by on Oct 13, 2014 in Featured, News | 2 comments

It all started with a simple question asked at NY Comic-Con 2014: “How do you create believable female comics characters?” The responses from comics pros and fans was… fascinating to say the least.

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Interview: Kurt Hassler and JuYoun Lee on Yen On Light Novels

Posted by on Aug 30, 2014 in Featured, Interviews, News | 1 comment

Has light novels’ time in the sun arrived? Kurt Hassler and JuYoun Lee from Yen Press talk about Yen On, their new imprint dedicated to publishing these popular illustrated novels from Japan in English.

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