Bakuman. - First Issue (DVD 1)
Title: Bakuman. - First Issue
Volume: DVD 1
Running time: 175
Distributor: Media Blasters
Release date: 2011-11-22
Suggested retail price: $24.99
Age rating: 13+
Top student Akito is willing to do anything to become a hit writer in the Japanese comics industry, including manipulating his unsure classmate Mashiro into becoming his illustrator. Before long the pair have their backs up against the wall, fighting for a chance to get noticed in the intense world of manga publishing. But then, an unlikely series of events puts them face to face with what real comic artists have to give up: love, their health, and maybe even their futures. Get ready for a compelling race through the world of publishing, not limited to mere glimpses into the industry, but instead all-out panoramic views packed with insider details!
Special Features: Textless Opening & Closing, Alternate Versions.
Spoken Languages: English, Japanese, English subtitles.
(added on 2011-09-24, modified on 2011-09-24)
- Reviewed in Shelf Life (January 9, 2012)
- Encyclopedia information about Bakuman. (TV)