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Comic Book Spotlight: Death Note: Black Edition Volume 1 – December 2010 (Viz Media)

TITLE: Death Note: Black Edition Volume 1 YEAR: December 2010 (US Release) COMPANY: Viz Media Written by Tsugumi Ohba Art by Takeshi Obata “Death Note”, the series that has received critical acclaim worldwide, spawned a popular anime series, video games and live action films. Needless to say, the manga series has been quite popular among fans worldwide and with the 13-volume manga series released back in 2003 and ending in […]

Bakuman vol. 1 – August 2010 (Viz Media)

TITLE: Bakuman vol. 01 YEAR: August 2010 (USA release) COMPANY: Viz Media Story by Tsugumi Ohba  Art by Takeshi Obata For writer Tsugumi Ohba and illustrator Takeshi Obata (“Hikaru no Go”, “Blue Dragon”, “Castlevania Judgment”), both are known for their collaboration and their work on the popular series “Death Note”. While Obata is known to collaborate with other writers, after the success of “Death Note”, it’s no surprise that many […]