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Anime Expo 2010 – Viz Media

Anime Expo 2010 - Viz Media

This afternoon Viz Media had their panel down at Anime Expo. During the panel they confirmed a number of Viz Media titles that’ve popped up on Amazon and retail sites in recent months (such as Genkaku Picasso and Itsuwaribito) and had some new titles for eager ears as well!

You can check out the complete list of titles under the cut:

Newly Announced Titles:

Mistress Fortune by Arina Tanemura

Feb 2011 ($9.99/US)

Sakura Hime

Sakura Hime Kaden by Arina Tanemura

April 2011 ($9.99/US)

Oresama Teacher

Oresama Teacher by Izumi Tsubaki

March 2011 ($9.99)

Ai Ore

Ai Ore by Mayu Shinjo

May 2011 ($9.99)

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Confirmed/Updated Titles:

Seio Boys High School! by Kaneyoshi Izumi
(August 2010)

House of Five Leaves by Natsume Ono
(September 2010)

Cross Game (3-in-1 omnibus) by Mitsuru Adachi
(October 2010)

Grand Guignol Orchestra by Kaori Yuki
(October 2010)

March Story by Kyung-Il Yang/Hyung-min Kim
(October 2010)

Vampire Knight Official Fanbook by Matsuri Hino
(October 2010)

Genkaku Picasso by Usamaru Furuya
(November 2010)

Kurozakuro by Yoshinori Natsume
(November 2010)

The Story of Saiunkoku by Sai Yukino/Kairi Yura
(November 2010)

Itsuwaribito by Yuuki Iinuma
(December 2010)

Kamisama Kiss by Julietta Suzuki
(December 2010)

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Other Neat Factoids:

– Shonen Jump subscriptions are being lowered to $26.95; Yu-Gi-Oh cards for those who subscribe or renew

– Viz Media will be simulcasting the upcoming anime series Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan based on a Shonen Jump manga. Viz Media didn’t announce the rights to the manga (though we can assume it may be on the way?)

– The tenth Legend of Zelda manga: Phantom Hourglass, will be released in September and is the last LoZ manga volume Viz Media will be releasing

New compliments of this Viz Media live-at-the-time feed.

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Lissa Pattillo is the owner and editor of Kuriousity.ca. Residing in Halifax, Nova Scotia she takes great joy in collecting all manners of manga genres, regretting that there's never enough time in the day to review or share them all. Along with reviews, Lissa is responsible for all the news postings to the website and works full time as a web and graphic designer.



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2 Responses

  1. Ephidel says:

    Wait, there was a license announcement and date given for Ai Ore?

    Have I missed the announcement and date for Blaue Rosen (Ai wo Utau Yori Ore ni Oborero!) somewhere? Surely they wouldn't release the sequel first? :|

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