My Comic Book Journey

A Blog About Rediscovering My Comic Book Collection

Animerica vol. 1, issue #0 – November 1992 (Viz Communications)

TITLE: Animerica vol. 1, issue #0 YEAR: November 1992 COMPANY: Viz Communications Publisher: Masahiro Oga  Executive Editor: Seiji Horibuchi  Managing Editor: Satoru Fujii   Editor: Trish Ledoux Art Director: Yoshiyuki Higuchi Contributing Writers: James D. Hudnall, Yoshitaka Ishigami, Chris Keller, Robert Napton, Takashi Oshiguchi, Rick Sternbach, Matt Thorn Contributing Translators: Takayuki Karahashi, Yoshiyuki Karahashi, Toshifumi Yoshida Since 1986, Viz has been providing Americans access to manga and anime. Jointly owned by […]

Urusei Yatsura: The Return of Lum Issue #1 – 1994 (Viz Select Comics)

TITLE: Urusei Yatsura: The Return of Lum Issue #1 YEAR: March 1983 COMPANY: Viz Select Comics Story and Art by Rumiko Takahashi Translation by Gerard Jones and Mari Morimoto Editors: Satoru Fujii & Annette Roman Executive Editor: Seiji Hirobuchi Publisher: Keizo Inoue Back in 1977, mangaka (manga artist) Rumiko Takahashi created a short story called “Those Selfish Aliens” and after that short story was nominated for Shogakukan’s “Best New comic […]