News Weekend Wrapup: 14/3 - 20/3
posted on 2010-03-21 15:00 EDT
We return to the weekly wrapup with a large amount of news concerning the current state of manga;
- Dark Horse is bringing the supernatural remagining manga of Neon Genesis Evangelion to the US.
- Creator of Peach-Girl manga launches new manga series, Pure-Mari
- A Japanese research group reports a 6.6 % drop in manga sales in 2010.
- But things are not all bad, One Piece Vol 57 is the fastest selling manga to reach 2 million copies.
- The group that sponsored Cencoroll has announced that it will soon unveil four new works.
And finally, the composer of the Samurai Champloo soundtrack, Jun 'Nujabes' Seba has passed away after a car accident late in Feburary.
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