Friday, August 29, 2014

Perfect Square to Debut 3 Exciting New POKEMON Manga Box Sets September & October!


VIZ MEDIA’S PERFECT SQUARE IMPRINT ANNOUNCES
THE RELEASE OF THREE NEW POKÉMON MANGA BOX SETS

Multi-Volume Box Sets For POKÉMON BLACK AND WHITE And
POKÉMON ADVENTURES RUBY & SAPPHIRE
To Debut In September With
POKÉMON ADVENTURES DIAMOND & PEARL/PLATINUM
Set For Release In Early October


San Francisco, CA, August 27, 2014 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, delivers POKÉMON fun and adventure to fans and readers of all ages as it prepares to release a pair of new manga box sets early next month along with a third box set scheduled to debut in early October.

THE WORLD WILL ALWAYS NEED G.I. JOE


The World Will Always Need G.I. Joe
Karen Traviss Leads A Bold New Series


San Diego, CA (August 27, 2014) – Acclaimed British military science-fiction author Karen Traviss reignites the G.I. JOE franchise with an all-new series. Filled with the kind of gritty realism fans of the author have come to expect, this new take on G.I. JOE is guaranteed to please followers of the classic property and comic readers experiencing it for the first time.

HELLO KITTY: JUST IMAGINE Graphic Novel


HELLO KITTY® SHOWS ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE IF ONE JUST IMAGINES IN ORIGINAL GRAPHIC NOVEL RELEASE FROM PERFECT SQUARE

Creativity And Friendship Combine In New All Ages Release
HELLO KITTY: JUST IMAGINE


San Francisco, CA, August 26, 2014 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest distributor and licensor of anime and manga in North America, invites readers of all ages to tap their creative sides for some whimsical new graphic novel adventures with the release of HELLO KITTY: JUST IMAGINE, available now.

Paranormal Action Comedy BLOOD LAD Debuts September 2nd


VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES
LIMITED EDITION BLU-RAY AND DVD COMBO PACK
FOR THE PARANORMAL ANIME ACTION COMEDY BLOOD LAD

An Otaku Vampire Obsessed With The Human World
Falls For a Pretty Girl That Becomes A Ghost;
10-Episode Anime Series Also Features Talented English Dub Cast


San Francisco, CA, August 25, 2014 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, gives fans and viewers the opportunity to add BLOOD LAD to their personal home media collections as it announces the release of the complete anime series as a special Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD combo pack, and also as a Standard Edition DVD set, on September 2nd. VIZ Media is the exclusive North American master licensor for the BLOOD LAD anime property.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

New WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP Print "Jump Pack" Available Now!


THE EXCITING WORLD OF MANGA AWAITS FANS AS VIZ MEDIA RELEASES NEW WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP
PRINT EDITION “JUMP PACK” ISSUE 3

Latest Jump Pack Features 100+ Pages Of Manga Content, A 3-Month Digital Subscription And An Exclusive YU-GI-OH! Collectable Trading Card


VIZ Media’s WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP manga magazine has released its third and latest edition of the WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP Jump Pack. The new issue is now available in-print throughout the U.S. and Canada, exclusively from retailers serviced by Diamond Comic Distributors and also from the leading online anime/manga retailer Right Stuf. The WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP Jump Pack 2014, Issue 3 is rated ‘T’ for Teens and carries an MSRP of $19.99 U.S. / $22.99 CAN.

Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME 2014 Mega-Tins

Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME GETS
SUPERSIZED WITH NEW 2014 MEGA-TINS


El Segundo, CA (August 20, 2014) – Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. (KONAMI) amps up its Collectible Tin series with the introduction of the Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME 2014 Mega-Tins on August 29th. Bigger and better than ever, these tins will be the only ones released this year so Duelists will want to get them before they are sold out!

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods Heads to Home Video

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods
Heads to Home Video With an
Uncut Version of the Film --
20 Minutes of Footage Not Seen in Theaters!


Flower Mound, Texas (August 19, 2014) – FUNimation® Entertainment, North America’s leading anime company, is bringing Dragon Ball Z to Blu-ray & DVD in a big way. Right on the heels of its limited-run, highly successful theatrical release, Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods will be hitting online and retail shelves October 7, 2014. “We’re thrilled to be able to bring new Dragon Ball Z content back into homes after so many years" said Gen Fukunaga, President and CEO of FUNimation Entertainment.

NYCC Eastern Championships of Cosplay to Debut at New York Comic Con 2014


NYCC Eastern Championships of Cosplay to Debut
at New York Comic Con 2014

First Stop in "Quest for the Crown" Cosplay Competition Circuit
to Play Out at NYCC and Lay Foundation for
Search to Find Best Cosplayer on the Planet

New York – August 25, 2014 – Today, ReedPOP, the world’s leading producer of pop culture events, announces the debut of a new Cosplay championship at this year’s New York Comic Con (NYCC). The inaugural NYCC Eastern Championships of Cosplay will be the biggest and most prestigious costume contest on the East Coast and will serve as the first stop in the “Quest for the Crown,” a new Cosplay competition circuit that celebrates the very best in Cosplay design from all over the world.