New Manga Releases: May 21, 2013

Here are the new manga releases for May 21, 2013. If you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to contact me and let me know.

Alice in the Country of Joker: Circus and Liar’s Game GN 2
Cage of Eden GN 10
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex GN 4
The Limit GN 5
Lone Wolf and Cub Omnibus GN 1
The Sacred Blacksmith GN 1
Sailor Moon GN 11
Saturn Apartments GN 7
Sunny GN 1
Wandering Son GN 4

New Manga Releases: November 20, 2012

Here are the new manga releases for November 20, 2012. If you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to contact me and let me know.

Aron’s Absurd Armada Omnibus GN 1
Bokurano: Ours GN 7
Bunny Drop GN 7
Deltora Quest GN 9
Is This a Zombie? GN 3
The Limit GN 2
The Melancholy of Suzumiya Haruhi-chan GN 6
Nabari No Ou GN 12
Omamori Himari GN 9
Sailor Moon Box Set (Vol. 1-6)
Saturn Apartments GN 6
Shoulder-a-Coffin Kuro GN 3
Soul Eater GN 11
Soulless GN 2
Spice and Wolf GN 7
Thermae Romae GN 1
Trigun Maximum Omnibus GN 1
Umineko When They Cry GN 1: Legend of the Golden Witch 1
X/1999 Omnibus GN 4

Eisner Award Nominees Announced

The nominees for the 2012 William Eisner Comic Industry Awards have been announced, and some manga titles received nominations.

Shigeru Mizuki’s Onward Towards Our Noble Deaths is one of the nominees in the Best Reality-Based Work award.

Naoki Urasawa’s 20th Century Boys is one of the nominees in the Best Continuing Series award.

There are also six titles vying for the Best U.S. Edition of International Material-Asia award:

  • A Bride’s Story by Kaoru Mori
  • The Drops of God by Tadashi Agi and Shu Okimoto
  • Onward Towards Our Noble Deaths by Shigeru Mizuki
  • Saturn Apartments (Volumes 3-4) by Hisae Iwaoka
  • Stargazing Dog by Takashi Murakami
  • Wandering Son (Volume 1) by Takako Shimura

Barnes & Noble Nook E-Reader Offering Viz Manga

Barnes and Noble and Viz Media have announced a joint effort to provide digital manga/graphic novels to Nook devices. The content is available for purchase in the Nook Store, and prices range between US$4.99 and US $9.99. New volumes and previews will be available weekly.

The launch titles for this new venture are:
Absolute Boyfriend (Volumes 1-6)
Arata: The Legend (Volumes 1-8)
Backstage Prince (Volumes 1-2)
BEAST MASTER (Volumes 1-2)
Black Bird (Volumes 1-11)
Children of the Sea (Volumes 1-4)
Cross Game (Volumes 1-4)
Dengeki Daisy (Volumes 1-7)
Fushigi Yugi: Genbu Kaiden (Volumes 1-9)
House of Five Leaves (Volumes 1-5)
Hyde & Closer (Volumes 1-6)
I’ll Give It My All… Tomorrow (Volumes 1-4)
Kekkaishi (Volumes 1-19)
Maoh: Juvenile Remix (Volumes 1-7)
Not Simple
Oishinbo (Volumes 1-5)
Saturn Apartments (Volumes 1-4)
What a wonderful world! (Volumes 1-2)

New Manga Releases: November 15, 2011

Here are the new manga releases for November 15, 2011. If you see any errors or omissions in this list, please feel free to leave a comment on this post and let me know. Thanks!

Code Geass: Knight GN 4
Codename: Sailor V GN 2
MPD-Psycho GN 10
Ninja Girls GN 8
Real GN 10
Sailor Moon GN 2
Saturn Apartments GN 4
Tesoro GN

Viz Media Announces November 2011 Digital Manga Releases

Viz Media has announced the November 2011 digital manga releases on, as well as on the VIZ MANGA App for the Apple iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.

The most notable releases are Naruto Volumes 54 and 55, which are being made available in a digital format several months in advance of their print counterparts. These releases are part of the Shonen Jump Digital Warp, which is a speed-up of select titles to bring North American readers up-to-date with Japanese releases, as well as to prepare fans for the debut of the digital Weekly Shonen Jump Alpha in January 2012.

November 7, 2011:
Bleach Volume 32
Dengeki Daisy Volume 6
Naruto Volume 54
Neon Genesis Evangelion Chapter 14
Oishinbo Volume 4
One Piece Volumes 54 and 55
Ouran High School Host Club Volume 12
Ristorante Paradiso Volume 1

November 14, 2011:
Ai Ore Volume 3
Black Bird Volume 11
Bleach Volume 33
Claymore Volume 19
D. Gray-Man Volume 21
Fushigi Yugi: Genbu Kaiden Volume 8
Gente Volume 1
Kekkaishi Volume 17
Neon Genesis Evangelion Chapter 15
One Piece Volume 56
Rurouni Kenshin Volume 26

November 21, 2011:
Bleach Volume 34
Gente Volume 2
Naruto Volume 55
One Piece Volume 57
Natsume’s Book of Friends Volume 9
Neon Genesis Evangelion Chapter 16
Saturn Apartments Volume 4
The Story of Saiunkoku Volume 5

November 28, 2011:
Bleach Volume 35
Gente Volume 3
Inuyasha VIZBig Volume 6
Kekkaishi Volume 18
Neon Genesis Evangelion Chapter 17
One Piece Volume 58
Rurouni Kenshin Volume 27