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Press Release: FREE Heroes of Manga Kit for Libraries

Snow Wildsmith
VIZMedia-HeroesOfManga-Logo

Librarians have until Wednesday to sign up for their FREE Heroes of Manga kit from VIZ Media. Details below: VIZ MEDIA OFFERS LIBRARIANS FREE HEROES OF MANGA LIBRARY KITS New Kits Highlight Popular VIZ Media Manga Properties And Help Foster Literacy And A Love Of Japanese Pop Culture Among Library Patrons Of All Ages San [...]

Preview: Gladstone’s School for World Conquerors #2

Brigid Alverson
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Gladstone’s School for World Conquerors, by Mark Andrew Smith, Armand Villavert, and Carlos Carrasco, is an action/comedy story set in a school for aspiring supervillains. The first issue came out last month from Image Comics, and Mark tells me that it has sold out; you can check out a preview at Comic Book Resources, and [...]

All ages comics and manga for 6/1/11

Lori Henderson
Sonic 225

June begins with the usual suspects on this week’s list. Archie Comics has more double digests of Betty & Veronica and the World of Archie. Boom! Studios keeps the Disney Afternoon alive with the next Chip N Dale Rescue Rangers, while DC Comics releases the next issue of Looney Tunes, from parent company Warner Bros. [...]

Review: Toradora!, vol. 1

Snow Wildsmith
toradora_vol1_full

Takasu Ryuuji is a nice guy; he takes care of his flighty mother, is a good friend to those who’ll have him, and has a sweet personality. Unfortunately he inherited his father’s thug-like glare, so no one at school believes that he’s anyone but a killer. Things seem to be looking up at the beginning [...]

Interview: Jim Ottaviani

Eva Volin

On Sunday, May 8th, while attending the Toronto Comic Arts Festival, I ran around to as many of my favorite kids comics creators as I could and asked them all the exact same questions.  Keep in mind, conventions are crazy loud and crazy busy, so there is a lot of background noise.  Let me know [...]