Has a way of blunting its worst instincts, of undercutting its bad turns with humor and, yes, honest-to-goodness feeling that makes even its bumpiest stretches surprisingly enjoyable.
News Hachette Moves into Manga
posted on 2006-11-11 21:49 EST
The Hachette Book Group is launching a new imprint called "Yen Press" that will focus on comics and graphic novels. According to Publisher's Weekly, Yen Press will focus on publishing licensed manga. Yen Press will be directed by Rich Johnson, former VP of DC Comics, and Kurt Hassler, former graphic novel buyer for the Borders Group. Hassler and Johnson will report to Megan Tingley, VP of Little, Brown Books for Young Readers.
This week, we find something to think about with Akiba's Trip and unwholesome rewards! Plus Judas Code, Street Fighter dress-up, and the chance to win some One Piece!
Anime Programming in the US
Making a Living in Manga in Japan with Felipe Smith
Lost in Translation
Mike wonders aloud which anime would be a good fit for the prestigious Criterion Collection.