Legally Supporting Your Favorite Manga Without Breaking the Bank

It can be so hard to expand your manga collection when there are gazillions of great reads. But always remember, your funds can go a long way if you know when to purchase and where to buy books.
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Yasuhisa Kawatani: The Revolutionary Manga Cover Designer

  A large horizontal red title over a framed artwork all bordered in gold or blue; these are the distinct...

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The Magic (and Math) of Consolidation

There are a lot of shops out there, bookstores even, but Tankobonbon has a unique feature that you probably heard of: consolidation or combining orders into one or in lesser pieces so it'll arrive with less shipping expenses. You'll love it and, of course, we love it too, it's a win-win situation!
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Introduction to Web Novels

Did you know that some of today’s beloved anime titles came from web novels?

As the name suggests, web novels are stories published on online platforms by amateur writers. Just like manga, they run on a serialized basis. 

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The Rise of Light Novels

Manga is not the only source material of anime series and films. A good number of them are adapted from light novels since the 1990s.

But it was only in the past couple of decades that light novels received more considerable recognition from fans in Japan and overseas. In this post, we take a quick look at how they became a favored medium. 

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Podcast with Letterer Brandon Bovia

Learn about the day of a letterer with a 2-hour long podcast with Kaiju No. 8 letterer Brandon Bovia about...

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