Comic books have been doing amazing business at the movies, and they’re also doing well at the newsstands too. And oddly enough, actual paper comics are still selling better than digital editions, much like actual paper books still haven’t been totally eliminated by Kindle.
The former messiah of Apple, Steve Jobs, has been resurrected as a manga hero in Japan.
I.G. Productions has released a trailer for its upcoming Ghost in the Shell mini-series.
Toei Animation has released the first English language trailer for its upcoming space opera.
Warner Bros has released the first teaser for its upcoming Japanese-language, sword-fighting action flick Rurouni Kenshin, based on the manga of the same name.
Though perhaps not has well known as Akira, Bleach maintains a loyal following with a respectable number of devoted fans in both Japan and the US.
It just keeps looking worse for the American attempt at Akira.
A fourteen-year-old has been arrested in Japan for allegedly leaking manga titles onto YouTube before their release.