Yokai Girls Licensed for North American Market

AnimeNews Network is reporting that the Yokai Girls manga, by  Kazuki Funatsu, has been licensed by Seven Seas Entertainment.  The first volume is planned for a November release date.  When pre-orders go up this might be one to look at to see if you want to include it in your manga library.

Ep 3 ComicPopping Manga Style with “Sacred Blacksmith”

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Ep 3 ComicPopping Manga Style with Sacred Blacksmith

Join Jonathon, Luis, April, and Richard as they review and discuss the fantasy manga Sacred Blacksmith by Isao Miura and Kotaro Yamada.

Join us for another fun episode, by listening above, at www.comicpoplibrary.com, or wait until later today and it will be up on our iTunes feed.

Remember if you have a novel, graphic novel, movie/television series or an indie band you want us to check out let us know by e-mailing us at admin@comicpoplibrary.com and we will put it in our review rotation list.  Also if you have a question or comment send us an e-mail at admin@comicpoplibrary.com and we will read it during a recording.  Thank you again for everyone that listens and supports us, we are steadily growing thanks to you.  So keep spreading the word about ComicPop Library to everyone you think might enjoy the show.

What we reviewed in this episode:

1) Sacred Blacksmith, Isao Miura (Author) and Kotaro Yamada (Illustrator), Seven Seas, 2013.  ISBN: 978-1937867324, $13.99.

Music clips used in this episode:

1) “Justice of Light” (Sacred Blacksmith Opening), Trilogy, Mayumi Gojo, 2009.

Links:

http://www.gomanga.com/ – Seven Seas Entertainment Website

http://younglyonsmusic.com/ – Young Lyons Website

https://www.facebook.com/younglyonsmusic – Young Lyons Facebook Page

https://www.facebook.com/pages/ComicPop-Library/135675669828474?fref=ts – ComicPop Library’s Facebook Page

 

CBLDF Manga Giveaway

Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is having a table in Manga Artist Alley at the New York ComicCon this weekend.  If you happen to be attending, stop by their booth.  When an individual signs up and becomes a member you will be entered into a daily manga giveaway.  Donors of some of the prizes are Viz Media, Seven Seas, Vertical, Yen, Dark Horse, DMP, Kodansha, and ALC/Yuricon.  So everyone join a worthy cause and possibly win some manga.

http://cbldf.org/homepage/cbldfs-massive-manga-giveaway-at-nycc/