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Series Debuts of Fire Punch and RWBY Lead VIZ Media’s New Years Releases!

Fire Punch and RWBY (pronounced Ruby) are two new manga series that lead VIZ Media’s digital manga releases for January.

In Fire Punch, orphaned siblings Agni and Luna, like the Ice Witch who cursed their world, are two of the “blessed,” humans who hold special abilities. However, not all who are blessed are friendly, and after another of their kind attacks Agni and decimates the orphans’ village, Agni fights to survive, vowing revenge.

RWBY is based on the hit anime series of the same name.

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VIZ Media Announces New York Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives!

VIZ Media’s plans for New York Comic-Con 2017 include panels – featuring the creative team behind The Legend of Zelda mangas, exclusive pre-release merchandise and giveaways.

Pick up an autographed RWBY poster, or a set of Stardust Crusaders cards (requires posing with Jojo’s Bizarre Adventures cosplayer and a life-size Jotaro statue), or buy a pre-release copy of Tokyo Ghoul: Illustrations, or an exclusive, limited edition One-Punch Man or One Piece  figure – and that’s just for starters

New York Comic Con takes place October 5th – 8th at the Javits Convention Center in Manhattan.

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VIZ Media Announces Plans for Otakon 2017!

VIZ Media has announced its plans for Otakon 2017 – one of the East Coast’s most renowned anime conventions – which runs from August 11-13.

The company will host the VIZ Media panel on Friday, August 11th – with announcements, looks at new titles, and  prizes. The Sailor Moon panel, on Saturday, August 12th, will provide updates on the iconic series and feature special guests – and the English voice cast will host an autograph session later that afternoon.

VIZ will also have special merchandise available – like copies of the Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure Season 1 Limited Edition Blu-ray set with a special JOJO’S print bandana as a gift with purchase.

Otakon 2017 takes place August 11 – 13 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

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VIZ Media To Showcase Live-Action Death Note at Licensing Expo 2017!

VIZ Media will be showcasing Netflix’s live-action Death Note film –  based on the classic Japanese manga written by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata – at Licensing Expo 2017. The film will premiere on Netflix on August 25th.

VIZ will also be highlighting some of their flagship titles, including: Death Note (anime), Naruto Shippenden, One-Punch Man (an outrageously funny superhero satire!), Hunter X Hunter, Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure and Bleach.

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VIZ Media To Participate At Anime Central 2017!

VIZ Media will be heading to the Midwest to deliver an exciting weekend of fun panel discussions, booth giveaways, and exclusive retail items for sale at Anime Central 2017.

The VIZ Media Official Panel will feature classic and upcoming VIZ titles while the Sailor Moon panel will celebrate the Guardians of Love & Justice with can’t-miss news and plenty of sparkle and fun.

The will be giveaways at the VIZ booth and advance copies of upcoming titles.

Anime Central 2017 will take place from May 19th to 21st in Rosemont, IL, at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare and the adjacent Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, located less than 30 minutes from downtown Chicago.

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One-Punch Man Is Now On Home Media!

Saitama is a young man who only became a hero for fun. After three years of “special” training, he finds that he can beat even the mightiest opponents with a single punch. Though he faces new enemies every day, it turns out being devastatingly powerful is actually kind of a bore. Can a hero be too strong?

VIZ Media’s One-Punch Man is now available on home media – Blu-ray, DVD and Combo Pack (above).

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VIZ Sets Panels and Signings and Announces Guests for Anime Boston 2017

VIZ Media has set its panels and signings for Anime Boston 2017, which takes place from March 31st – April 2nd at the Hynes Convention Center and the Sheraton Boston Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts.

VIZ Media-related convention guests include: Naokatsu Tsuda, director of the Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure anime series, Shingo Natsume, director and character designer of One-Punch Man, Toru Furuyua, the Japanese voice actor who portrayed Tuxedo Mask in the classic Sailor Moon series and many more.

Panels will include the VIZ Media Industry Panel and panels for Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, Sailor Moon and One-Punch Man – as well as set up three signings (a Sailor Moon Tuxedo Mask session; a Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure session and a One-Punch Man session).

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VIZ Media Announces Pre-Orders for One-Punch Man Home Media Release!

 

Saitama is a man who only became a hero for fun. However, after three years of “special” training, he finds that he can beat even the mightiest opponents with a single punch. Though he faces new enemies every day, it turns out being devastatingly powerful is actually kind of a bore. Can a hero be too strong?

The subject of hit manga and anime series, One-Punch Man is coming to home video with both a Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack and separate Blu-ray and DVD formats. Pre-orders are now being taken.

Fans who order the One-Punch Man Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD combo Pack from RightStufAnime.com will receive a special gift with purchase – while supplies last.

One-Punch Man will be in stores – in all formats – on April 25th.

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Yo-Kai Watch, Tokyo Ghoul Novel and One-Punch Man Lead Viz Media’s January Digital Manga Releases!

VIZ Media opens its new year with the digital debuts of Yo-Kai Watch, the Tokyo Ghoul: Void novel and the Dragon Ball Full Color Freeza Arc – along with of One-Punch Man Vol. 11 and Platinum End Vol. 2.

VIZ Media also continues its special subscription promotion on Weekly Shonen Jump and invites fans to enjoy free digital chapters of popular continuing series such as Boruto, Dragon Ball Super, Haikyu!!, Hunter X Hunter and Seraph of the End – among others.

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One Punch Man Debuts on Toonami!

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One Punch Man follows the adventures of Saitama, a hero who might have trained just a bit too hard – while he’d love a good scrap, he has yet to find a foe he can’t demolish with a single punch. And he’s bored. Bored. Bored. Bored. Bored. Bored.

Will he ever find a foe who can alleviate his boredom and give him the fight he’s looking for? You can find out  when the VIZ Media series premieres on Adult Swim’s Toonami next week.

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