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VIZ Media Slates Snow White With the Red Hair for Summer 2019!

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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VIZ Media Sets Tokyo Ghoul Complete Box Set Release for October!

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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Manga Adaptation of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein Will Live In October!

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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VIZ Media Announces Participation at Anime Weekend Atlanta 2018!

VIZ Media has announced its participation at Anime Weekend Atlanta 2018.

Among the publisher’s highlights are the VIZ Media Panel; a Mr. Osomatsu voice cast signing, and the U.S. premiere of the anime feature K: Seven Stories “Side Green – Overlord.”

Anime Weekend Atlanta (AWA) 2018 takes place September 20th – September 23rd at the Renaissance Waverly and Cobb Galleria Center.

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Nier:Automata: Long Story Short Novel Coming from VIZ Media in October!

Nier:Automata: Long Story Shot – a novel based on the popular video game, and first of two – will be in stores and digital on October 9th.

When alien forces invade with an army of Machines, the remnants of humanity must depend on Androids of their own design – the placid 2B and the excitable 9S – to survive.

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VIZ Media Sets October Launch for Battle Royale Series Juni Taisen: Zodiac War!

Juni Taisen: Zodiac War depicts the exploits of 12 supernatural fighters embroiled in a tense fight to the death and is based on the hit Japanese light novel by the prolific multi-genre author NISIOISIN. The novel was also adapted into an anime of the same name.

Every 12 years, 12 fighters take the form of the Chinese zodiac and engage in a battle royale. With their strength and mysterious powers, they fight to the death and the sole survivor is granted the ultimate prize – any wish.

The manga series will launch on October 2nd in print and digital. New issues will be released quarterly.

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Popular Demand Bring’s VIZ Media’s Shojo Manga Ao Haru Ride To America!

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 Acclaimed Series 20th Century Boys Gets Perfect Edition!

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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VIZ MEDIA TO LIVESTREAM THREE SEASONS OF JOJO’S BIZARRE ADVENTURE ON TWITCH!

VIZ Media announces the debut of the Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure anime streaming event on Twitch, the world’s leading social video service and online community for gamers.

The first three seasons – 113 episodes – of the acclaimed anime series begin streaming today through August 25 on VIZ Media’s Twitch channel.

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VIZ MEDIA LAUNCHES THE COMING-OF-AGE LGBT MANGA THAT BLUE SKY FEELING!

In That Blue Sky Feeling, outgoing high school student Noshiro finds himself drawn to Sanada, the school outcast, who is rumored to be gay. Rather than deter Noshiro, the rumor makes him even more determined to get close to Sanada, setting in motion a surprising tale of first love.

VIZ Media launches That Blue Sky Feeling – story by Okuda; art by Coma Hashii – digitally and in print on August 14th.

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Comic-Con 2018: VIZ Media Sets New Titles for Early 2019!

At Comic-Con 2018, VIZ Media announced a schedule of releases for 2019: prose short story collection, My Hero Academia: School Briefs;  a new, trim edition for Rumiko Takahashi’s manga series Urusei Yatsura; a collection of humorous four-panel Fullmetal Alchemist comics; and two Nausicaa books: The Art of Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind and Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind Picture Book.

Details follow below.

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