As Abara: Complete Deluxe Edition opens, a vast city lies under the shadow of colossal, ancient tombs, the identity of their builders lost to time. In the streets of the city something is preying on the inhabitants, something that moves faster than the human eye can see and leaves unimaginable horror in its wake. Tsutomu Nihei’s dazzling, harrowing dystopian thriller is presented here in a single-volume hardcover edition featuring full-color pages and foldout illustrations. The volume also includes the early short story, Digimortal.
From Tsutomu Nihei (Biomega, Blame!), Abara: Complete Deluxe Edition will be in stores on December 18th.
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Do you know a fan of anime and/or manga?
VIZ Media has a selection of potential gifts for that fan – like the Tokyo Ghoul Boxed Set – collecting the entire run of the series.
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In Taishi Tsutsui’s We Never Learn, Nariyuki Yuiga comes from an impoverished family, so he’s eager to secure a full scholarship to college before he graduates high school. His principal agrees, with one stipulation—he must tutor the two smartest girls at school and make sure they get into their target colleges.
Released on VIZ Media’s Shonen Jump imprint, We Never Learn will be in stores on December 4th.
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Halloween ComicFest will be celebrated this year on Saturday, October 27th at scores of comic shops and retailers.
This year, VIZ Media will support Halloween ComicFest with two free samplers – the title stories from Frankenstein: Junju Ito Story Collection and an excerpt from the Splatoon manga.
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At New York Comic Con 2018, VIZ Media announced a release date for Castlevania: Season 1 on home video – December 4th (with pre-orders being taken now).
VIZ also announced the acquisition of two new properties: The Art of Neon Genesis Evangelion: 2007-2017 and the shojo manga series Daytime Shooting Star.
Both tiles will be released in Summer 2019. Details follow.
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Shirayuki is an herbalist with bright red hair. Snow White With the Red Hair is story of her journey to becoming the court herbalist for a brave young prince.
VIZ Media has acquired the shojo manga series with an eye to publishing its first issue Summer 2019.
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Kentaro Miura’s Berserk has outraged, horrified, and delighted readers since 1989, and now the champion of adult fantasy manga is presented in a handsome embossed hardcover edition amassing the first three Berserk volumes in Kentaro Miura’s preferred 7” x 10” format, with further volumes to come to present the entire series in deluxe matching bookshelf collections.
Berserk Deluxe Edition Volume 1 HC goes on sale on February 27th.
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Ken Kaneki is an ordinary college student until a violent encounter turns him into the first half-human, half-Ghoul hybrid. Trapped between two worlds, he must survive Ghoul turf wars, learn more about Ghoul society and master his new powers.
Ken Kaneki’s story – Tokyo Ghoul Complete Box Set – will be in stores on October 16th.
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Junji Ito meets Mary Shelley! The master of horror manga bends all his skill into bringing the anguished and solitary monster—and the fouler beast who created him—to life.
Also included are six tales of Oshikiri—a high school student who lives in a decaying mansion connected to a haunted parallel world.
Frankenstein: Junito Story Collection will be released on October 16th by VIZ Media.
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In Io Sakisaka’s Ao Haru Ride, Futaba Yoshioka thought all boys were loud and obnoxious until she met Kou Tanaka in junior high. But as soon as she realized she really liked him, he had already moved away because of family issues. Now, in high school, Kou has reappeared, but is he still the same boy she fell in love with?
Ao Haru Ride Vol. 1 will be stores on October 2nd, with subsequent volumes released bimonthly.
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Naoki Urasawa’s 20th Century Boys – about a group of boys trying to save the world from destruction – is getting a deluxe perfect edition.
One of Urasawa’s three classic manga – along with serial killer thriller Monster and Pluto: Urasawa x Tezuka (a reimagining of Osamu Tezuka’s Astro Boy, co-authored by Takashi Nagasaki) – 20th Century Boys is considered to one of the best (and best loved) sci-fi adventure manga.
20th Century Boys: The Perfect Edition Vol. 1 will be in stores on September 18th. Future volumes will be released quarterly.
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