Stylish, delicate, and cutting-edge, Der Mond collects the color illustrations of Yoshiyuki Sadamoto (character designer, Neon Genesis Evangelion) for the first time in an English edition! This book includes 74 pages of paintings and designs from Evangelion, plus 50 pages from The Wings of Honneamise, Nadia, Blue Uru and other works, including his Eric Clapton CD cover. From the doll-like beauty of Rei Ayanami to the titanic power of the Evangelions themselves, see why Sadamoto is one of today's greatest Japanese artists.
SC, 13x10, 120pg, FC $29.95
ANIMERICA VOLUME 9 #9
The best magazine for anime fans! Fascinating features on the latest and greatest anime, exclusive interviews, news on what's new in Japan and what's arriving soon in America, plus exclusive columns, interviews with voice-actors, anime reviews, video games, model kits and how to build them, anime soundtracks, and Leiji Matsumoto's Galaxy Express 999 manga. Remember, If it's anime in America, it's gotta be Animerica!
Magazine, 96pg, PC $4.95
ANIMERICA EXTRA VOLUME 4 #10
The greatest shojo and shonen manga! A brave young swordswoman who wants to be a prince; an artist, his kissin' cousin, and a doll that came to life; adventure in a fantasy world not unlike ancient China; crime and mystery in the Gothic metropolis of Steam City; and a girl who came from a video tape. Features 128 pages of beautiful art and stunning stories, plus fan art, manga features and more! Fushigi Yugi: The summoning! Miyaka has gathered all seven celestial warriors and now is ready to summon Suzaku. But wait! Are the conditions as perfect as they seem? Marionette Generation: Izumi is getting fed up with Kinuko and Izumi's mind-meld. Then Izumi meets Kinuko's worst nightmare. Revolutionary Girl Utena: Utena manages to avoid Saionji and his deft swordsmanship at a student council party while at the same time she meets the rest of the Rose Council. Steam Detectives: Selena, a little girl from the streets, is admitted into Ling-Ling's hospital. Can Narutaki and Ling-Ling find the rare medicine to cure her before it's too late? Video Girl Ai: Noboku is having doubts about her relationship with Yota, but when he tries to prove his love, Ai gets in the way. Then, the luckless Matsui meets Ai's creator.
"Tainted Love"--Miaka's search for the last celestial warrior brings her and her escorts back to Tamahome's home village. After healing Tamahome's father of illness, an agent of Qu-Dong attacks Miaka, but a flute-playing warrior comes to her aid -- the seventh warrior of Suzaku, Chiriko! With all the celestial warriors accounted for, Miaka heads back to Hong-Nan to plan Tamahome's return. But Yui, jealous of Miaka, doesn't want to give up the warrior without a fight. When Miaka travels to the appointed meeting spot to take Tamahome back to Hong-Nan, all she finds is a group of soldiers waiting for her and Yui in command! Has Tamahome sold Miaka out?
SC, 200pg, b&w $15.95
PULP VOLUME 5 #10
The only true adult-oriented manga magazine in America! PULP has 168 pages of sexy, tough, surreal, violent, hilarious manga, plus columns and features written by some of the premier experts in Japanese pop culture. Cinderella: Cinderella may be a servant now, but she still has time to fall in love. Dance Till Tomorrow: Miyuki calls off all wedding plans and life for Suekichi settles back into a twisted sort of normality. Even A Monkey Can Draw Manga: Boy's manga. Girl's manga. Let out helpful experts be your guide to these two very different genres. Bakune Young: Renge is a one-woman special forces team when she makes a bold attempt at amphibious assault on a U.S. aircraft. Banana Fish: The next in command of Shorter's street gang thinks Ash killed his leader and now this upstart is out for brutal revenge. Uzumaki: The town lighthouse begins beaming a spiral pattern and anyone who goes into the tower to investigate never returns. What is happening on the beaches of Kurozu-cho?
b&w, 168pg $5.95
EAGLE VOLUME 20 SOMEONE YOU CAN TRUST
by Kaiji Kawaguchi
"Skeletons in the Closet"--Nominated for four Eisner awards! A political journalist on assignment begins to investigate Senator Yamaoka's background and before long digs up records of Kenneth's time in Japan. When he talks to Takashi about the close ties between Yamaoka and Takashi's mother, the young reporter sees no choice but to alert Senator Yamaoka. But when the nosy journalist shows up dead shortly after in an "accident" similar to his mother's, can Takashi deny that all fingers point at the Senator?
A mysterious kendo expert steps into the ring to help Ranma win the martial arts cheerleading contest against Mariko. Is this masked swordsman Kuno or someone else? There's no time to find out now because Mariko has just pulled out her ultimate weapon -- razor sharp spiked pom-poms! The stunning conclusion to the martial arts cheerleading battle.
b&w, 32pg (6 of 11) $2.95
INU-YASHA PART 6 #5
by Rumiko Takahashi
Miroku's rest and relaxation time is cut short when an old monk friend tries to kill him while under in the influence of a demon! Inu-Yasha and the group are alerted to their friend's peril, and while Inu-Yasha dispatches wave after wave of demons, Kagome and Sango look for the demon pulling the strings. But when faced with so many demons plus the monk's holy magic, can Inu-Yasha and the Tetsusaiga stand up to the onslaught?
b&w, 40pg (5 of 15) $2.95
LET'S FIND POKEMON POSTCARD BOOK
by Kazunori Aihara
Just like the Let's Find Pokemon activity books... but postcard sized ! Every card is packed with Pokemon, some in a "Where's Waldo?" fashion, in which readers must find different characters in different scenes, and some as puzzles. Combine four cards at their edges to form a full-sized scene of Pokemon at work, play, or in battle! Six different scenes in all!
SC, 24g, FC $12.95
MAGICAL POK...MON JOURNEY PART 5
by Yumi Tsukirino
In issue #3, titled "Hazel's Holiday," Bulbasaur - after stepping on the bathroom scale - is feeling a little self-conscious of its weight and now wants to go on a diet! To help the sullen Pokemon achieve its goal, Hazel takes Bulbasaur to a health spa for a day of serious workout. Then, it's Christmas time in the Pokemon world and there's only one present Hazel wants under her tree this year... Almond!
b&w, 40pg (3 of 4) $4.95
POK...MON ADVENTURES PART 5
by Midenori Kusaka
In issue #3, titled "Evolution Action," the S.S. Anne has sunk to the bottom and scattered on the ocean floor Yellow finds a set of strange looking stones. Further examination reveals the sunken bounty to be valuable evolution stones! Can Yellow put his find to good use before evil forces get their hands on them? Then, everybody watch your pockets because Pokemon trainer/thief extraordinaire Green makes her triumphant return! Squarebound.
b&w, 48pg (3 of 5) $4.95
CERES, CELESTIAL LEGEND #4
by Yu Watase
After her second ordeal at he Mikage mansion, Aya returns to Suzami's house to recover. To ensure Aya's protection, Suzami fits an unwitting Yuhi with a magical headband that links him and Aya together. Then, Aya heads back to her house to see how her mother is handling recent events. Is even Aya's house safe from those that seek to kill her?
b&w, 32pg (4 of 6) $2.95
DRAGONBALL VOLUME 6 TP
by Akira Toriyama
In the frozen north, Goku's one-man fight against the Red Ribbon army continues as he storms the perilous Muscle Tower! Can he defeat General White's squad of ninjas, cyborgs, and worse, and save the peaceful people of Jingle Village from their oppressors? Then, Goku travels to the City of the West to visit his old friend Bulma, who joins him on his quest, bringing her latest inventions. Their quest for the next Dragon Balls takes them around the world to a jungle island in the South Seas... but to get this Dragon Ball they'll have to go through General Blue!
SC, 192pg, b&w $12.95
DRAGONBALL PART 4 #2
by Akira Toriyama
Goku's quest for strength takes him to the skies -- the Karin Tower, which stretches into the heavens, and where the not-so-human hermit master Karin guards the Holy Water that increases strength tenfold! Meanwhile, miles below, the assassin Taopaipai has recaptured all but one of Goku's Dragon Balls... and now he's coming back to finish the job!
b&w, 48pg (2 of 10) $2.95
DRAGONBALL Z PART 4 #10
by Akira Toriyama
With one devastating blow, Goku topples Reacoom, who not even Vegeta, Kuririn, and Gohan together could beat! Now, he's got to take on the angry remainders of the Ginyu Force, Butta and Jheese, at the same time! How has Goku become so powerful? Is this what happens when you train and live under 100 times the Earth's normal gravity? Or is the truth even stranger? Has Goku become the super warrior who only appears once in 1,000 years... the mythical Super Saiyan?!
b&w, 48pg (10 of 15) $2.95
EL-HAZARD PART 3 #3
by Hidetomo Tsubura
After Ifurita's titanic battle with one of the demon gods, she and Jinnai rejoin forces and now the tyrannical teen gives Ifurita her most twisted orders yet: kill Makoto Mizuhara! Will Ifurita defy her programming and listen to her heart, or will her dark side emerge and indulge itself in the pleasure of the kill?
b&w, 32pg (3 of 6) $2.95
GUNDAM WING: EPISODE ZERO #6
by Sakura Asagi & Akemi Omode
Quatre's childhood revealed! As a child born from a test tube and the only male heir to the Winner fortune, Quatre has always felt like a tool of his father's, and the need to find his true self has become his overriding goal. When a group of proud warriors, all born from test tubes, capture Quatre's ship en route to Earth, the troubled boy may find just what he is looking for.
b&w, 32pg (6 of 8) $2.95
NEON GENESIS EVANGELION BOOK 5
by Yoshiyuki Sadamoto
From the biggest anime phenomenon of the 1990s! In 2015, Earth faces a terrifying last judgment from mysterious giant "Angels." To combat the Angels in all their various shapes an sizes, the NERV creates the Evangelions - massive humanoids piloted by select teenagers. Now NERV will defy prophecy, and battle the forces of heaven with mankind's fate in the balance!
REG.-b&w, 40pg $15.95
COLLECTOR'S ED.-b&w, 40pg $15.95
NEON GENESIS EVANGELION BOOK 5 #3
by Yoshiyuki Sadamoto
Double-sized issue! Unit 03 has arrived at NERV's Matsushiro testing grounds for a final run-through of its systems, and none other than Shinji's classmate, Toji Suzuhara, has been chosen as the pilot. But during startup, something goes terribly wrong and Unit-03 reveals itself as the Angel Bardiel! Available in the regular western format, and as a special Collector's Edition, which reads from right to left in the original Japanese Format.
REG.-b&w, 40pg (2 of 4) $3.50
COLLECTOR'S ED.-b&w, 40pg (2 of 4) $3.50
NO NEED FOR TENCHI VOLUME 10 MOTHER PLANET TP
by Hitoshi Okuda
It came from beneath the waves! The science fiction comedy based on the anime series from Pioneer. A vacation to the beach is cut short when a local resident is assaulted while protesting a development agency's plan to build an aquatic amusement park. The woman claims that a great sea god will curse those who defile the shore, so Sasami and Ryoko decide to make this prophecy come true! Contains all of No Need For Tenchi, Part 10.
SC, 184pg, b&w $15.95
NO NEED FOR TENCHI PART 12 #2
by Hitoshi Okuda
Using the same space-fold technique Garyu used to kidnap Ayeka and Sasami, the Misaki household mounts a rescue mission to save the beleaguered princesses. Unfortunately for the would-be saviors, Garyu is ready for them, and he gives Ayeka orders to kill Tenchi - this time for sure! Can Tenchi break Ayeka's mind control without hurting the princess or being killed himself?
b&w, 48pg (2 of 4) (Note Price) $3.50
SILENT MOBIUS ADVENTURES #3
by Kia Asamiya
Faced with the brutal fact that Katsumi is now an agent of the dark dimension Nemesis, the A.M.P. women must now develop strategies against an enemy that knows everything about them. But how could Katsumi become so malevolent in such a short time? Whatever the answer, Lebia is about to find out just how evil her former teammate has become!
b&w, 40pg (3 of 6) $3.25
VIZ IN MAGAZINE VOLUME 13 #9
Your monthly guide to new releases from Viz Comics, Viz Video, and Viz Music, Viz-In Magazine is North America's manga and anime connection! Don't miss this free monthly full-color poster and sneak peeks at your favorite graphic novels, videos, music, and merchandise.