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posted on 2001-12-19 08:30 EST
Anime and manga you can find in stores this week.

Anime:
Nadia, The Secret Of Blue Water - Nemo's Fortress (Vol. 5)
Soul Hunter - Taikoubou's Mission, Vol. 1
The Big O (Vol. 4) ~

Manga:
Akira Vol 5 Tp
Blade of the Immortal Gathering Vol Ii Tp
Cardcaptor Sakura #23
Cannon God Exaxxion #2 Stage 1 (Part 2 Of 8)
Corrector Yui #4
Dragon Knights #3
Dragonball Z Vol 7 Tp
El Hazard Part 3 #6 (Of 6)
Geobreeders #32
Marmalade Boy #1
Miracle Girls #15
Mobile Suit Gundam 0079 Vol 1 2Nd Ed
Nadesico & Asamiya Sketchbook Pack W Posters
Oh My Goddess! Part Xi #4 Mystery Child (Part 2 Of 8)
Saint Tail Vol 3 Pkt Tp
Silent Möbius Advent #6 (Of 6)
Smile Vol 4 #1
Sorcerer Hunters Vol 7 Manga Gn
Usagi Yojimbo #53
Vagabond Part 1 #1
Vagabond Part 1 #2

Soul Hunter, originally entitled Senkaiden Hōshin Engi is based on a Chinese myth about a young warrior named Taikoubou charged with sealing 365 demons, as Soul Hunters is bound to cause confusion.

Vagabond by Takehiko Inoue is fictionalized biography of the famous samurai Miyamoto Musashi.
"Tokugawa Era Japan: a new government has taken power and the land is in disarray. Amidst the turmoil, a young man sets out on a journey seeking spiritual enlightenment by the way of the sword, prepared to slay anyone who might get in his way!"
Part one will be released in December with in 88 page volumes for $4.95.
Though the series is popular in Japan, and it has been reported to be a quality series, it has not received much notice in the US.
Takehiko Inoue is probably best known in the US for the basketball series Slam Dunk.

Marmalade Boy is a comedy/drama about a girl whose parents return from a trip and announced that they are getting a divorce in order to swap spouses with another divorcing couple.

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