Tag: VIZ Media

Manga: Review of Sunny and Discussions of Other Works by Taiyo Matsumoto

Listen to the podcast! The Young Ones Time Codes: 00:00:28 – Introduction 00:02:36 – Catching up for the new year 00:04:19 – Sunny 01:09:40 – Other works by Matsumoto 01:20:29 – Wrap up 01:22:06 – Contact us This month on the manga show,

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Manga: Reviews of Tomie: Complete Deluxe Edition and Blame! Vol. 1 & Vol. 2

Listen to the podcast! Creepy and Goofy  Time Codes: 00:00:29 – Introduction 00:02:37 – The holidays for Shea and Derek 00:04:30 – Listener mail! 00:11:24 – Tomie: Complete Deluxe Edition 00:55:39 – Blame! Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 01:19:12 – Wrap up 01:20:08 –

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Manga: Reviews of Various Horror Manga

Listen to the podcast! Weird Fireballs, Haunted Video Games, and a Naked Florence Nightingale  Time Codes: 00:00:58 – Introduction 00:03:22 – Set up of episode 00:07:25 – Hell Baby 00:33:27 – Fragments of Horror 01:08:53 – Lychee Light Club 01:31:52 – Portus 01:48:16 – Black

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Manga: Reviews of A Girl on the Shore and Goodnight Punpun, Vol. 1

Listen to the podcast! Eros and Thanatos For the March episode of The Comics Alternative‘s manga series, Shea and Derek discuss two recent releases, both by Inio Asano: A Girl on the Shore (Vertical Comics) and Goodnight Punpun, Vol. 1 (VIZ Media).

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Manga: Reviews of Shigeru Mizuki’s Hitler and Message to Adolf

Listen to the podcast! This is NOT the History Channel Another month, another healthy dose of manga! For November, Shea and Derek make it a themed episode, one whose binding tie is an unlikely and infamous historical figure. To coincide with the

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Manga: Reviews of The Kurosagi Corpse Delivery Service Omnibus 1 and One-Punch Man, Vol. 1 & 2

Listen to the podcast! Death Punches For the September episode of the manga series, Shea and Derek discuss two very different titles, although both heavily invested in popular genres. They begin with Eiji Otsuka and Housui Yamazaki’s The Kurosagi Corpse Delivery

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Manga: Reviews of Monster and In Clothes Called Fat

Listen to the podcast! Wilford Brimley For July’s manga episode, Shea and Derek discuss two distinctly different titles. They begin by looking at Naoki Urasawa’s Monster series published through Viz Media. The fifth volume of the new Perfect Editions was just released

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Manga: Reviews of Gyo and Satoshi Kon’s Opus

Listen to the podcast! Comics by Any Other Name Beginning in April, The Comics Alternative will be presenting a new monthly show devoted exclusively to manga. Derek will be joined by Shea Hennum, a manga aficionado and longtime friend of

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