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ComiXology features Six New Releases from Magnetic Press, Yen Press, and Harlequin

Check out the six new releases available now on comiXology. There’s new comics from Magnetic Press, Yen Press, and Harlequin, all a download away. Start shopping now or check out the individual releases below.

After the Fall #1

Written by Laurent Queyssi
Art by Juzhen
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96 years after the fall of civilization. Gaia and her tribe eke out a living in the ruins of a once bustling city now an abandoned wasteland filled with mutated creatures and warring gangs. Separated from the children, her only hope of returning to save them lies with a band of strangers who know a bit more about the city than she does…

After the Fall #1

False Guard #2

Written by Merwan
Art by Merwan
Cover by Merwan
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Mane gets his shot at training with the legendary Eiam, but will he fall into the clutches of Fassat and his mysterious criminal schemes?

False Guard #2

Small World #3

Written by Jean-David Morvan
Art by Toru Terada
Cover by Toru Terada
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Piedro, Kumiko, and her brothers head toward Small World (in a stolen car) in the hopes of getting Piedro back to safety. But not only are the police after the “kidnapper” and his victims, but Captain Gancho is hellbent on getting his hook into Piedro, too!

Small World #3

la princesse secrète du milliardaire

Written by Caitlin Crews
Art by Yuko Ichiju
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La princesse Valentina se lamentait sur son mariage arrangé avec un roi d’un autre pays. Elle a donc eu l’impression d’un miracle lorsqu’elle a rencontré une autre femme qui lui ressemblait. Après avoir suggéré à Valentina d’échanger leurs places et de profiter de la vie de l’autre pendant un certain temps, la femme accepte. Mais en tant que secrétaire, Valentina a du mal. Le travail est plus difficile qu’elle ne l’imaginait, et son patron, Achille, est strict et inflexible. Mais elle est déterminée à lui montrer qu’elle peut y arriver. Ignorant qu’Achille a déjà découvert sa véritable identité, Valentina pourra-t-elle profiter de sa liberté pendant cette courte période ?

la princesse secrète du milliardaire

Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler – #88

Written by Homura Kawamoto
Art by Toru Naomura
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Kirari and Ririka are more than just twins, and the unfolding game of Change Poker makes this all too clear. As the two sisters mirror each other’s moves, can Mari break the stalemate? Read the next chapter of Kakegurui the same day as Japan!

Kakegurui - Compulsive Gambler - #88

The Case Study of Vanitas #54

Written by Jun Mochizuki
Art by Jun Mochizuki
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Vanitas may have decided to stop fighting, but Misha still has cards left to play, and he’s determined not to lose. Read the next chapter of The Case Study of Vanitas at the same time as Japan!

The Case Study of Vanitas #54

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Marvel, Cinebook, Yen Press, and Harlequin all have New Digital Releases for you today

There are 10 new releases available now on comiXology. You can get shopping now are check out the individual releases below.

Alone Vol. 12: The Rebels of Neosalem

Written by Fabien Vehlmann
Art by Bruno Gazzotti
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The time has come for war councils, as the elders of the First Families prepare the coming campaign against their enemies of the Last Families. They’re still unsure about the leader they’ve chosen, though – Saul. In response, the latter continues to slide deeper into authoritarianism, and orders that the trials for switching families now be fought to the death. A cruel move that will only stoke the growing rebellion in Neosalem’s population – one that Leila will spearhead…

Alone Vol. 12: The Rebels of Neosalem

Gomer Goof Vol. 8: A Giant Among Goofs

Written by Franquin
Art by Franquin
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There’s no denying Gomer’s genius. Mechanics, botany, chemistry, zoology, musicology … His brain is capable of sudden brilliance in everything at which he tries his hand. The problem is that, brilliant or not, his inventions are never quite right for either the time, or the place. Which leads to disaster after disaster, fuelling his colleagues’ aggravation. Fortunately, he still has the loyalty of his cat and gull – and the unfailing affection of Miss Jeanne…

Gomer Goof Vol. 8: A Giant Among Goofs

Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler – #87

Written by Homura Kawamoto
Art by Toru Naomura
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Kakegurui - Compulsive Gambler - #87

One-Man Woman

Written by Carole Mortimer
Art by Tatsui Akijo
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Wealthy Daniel arrives at the hotel that Ellie manages. At first, Ellie is intrigued by this flashy man, but soon Daniel is pestering her at every turn during his stay. Ellie resists his advances, yet slowly she finds herself ready to give in to his charm. But is she prepared to be just another one of his whims?

One-Man Woman

Spider-Man: India

Written by Jeevan J. Kang
Art by Sharad Devarajan, Jeevan J. Kang, Suresh Seetharaman
Cover by Jeevan J. Kang
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Collects Spider-Man: India #1-4. Everybody knows the story of Spider-Man…but what if things had happened differently? What if it wasn’t a New Yorker named Peter Parker, but an Indian teenager named Pavitr Prabhakar who was gifted with the abilities of the spider? Witness the rebirth of a legend as young Pavitr learns hard lessons about power and responsibility in an all-new interpretation that has received worldwide media coverage!

Spider-Man: India

Spider-Man Team-Up: A Little Help From My Friends

Written by Todd DeZago
Art by Lou Kang, Ron Lim, Jonboy Meyers, Michael O’Hare
Cover by Randy Green
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Collects Marvel Age Spider-Man Team-Up #1-5. Some super-villains are too tough for even Spider-Man to handle alone! But with friends like the Fantastic Four, first family of super heroes; Captain America, star-spangled Sentinel of Liberty; Kitty Pryde of the X-Men; and the Mighty Thor, Norse God of Thunder, everybody’s favorite wall-crawler knows he can count on plenty of help to beat the bad guys!

Stoker’s Dracula

Written by Roy Thomas
Art by Dick Giordano
Cover by Dick Giordano
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Collects Stoker’s Dracula #1-4. Thirty years later, comics legends Roy Thomas and Dick Giordano reunite to at last complete their unfinished B&W ink-wash adaptation of Bram Stoker’s classic tale of vampire horror, Dracula, in this lush keepsake edition! Originally serialized in Marvel horror magazines VAMPIRE TALES and LEGION OF MONSTERS, their meticulous retelling of Bram Stoker’s tale of Gothic horror has been found in the Marvel tombs, and will at last be unleashed upon the daylight!

Stoker’s Dracula

The Case Study of Vanitas #53

Written by Jun Mochizuki
Art by Jun Mochizuki
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The Case Study of Vanitas #53

Thorgal Vol. 28: Aniel

Written by Yann
Art by Grzegorz Rosinski
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Thorgal and his friends are finally on their way back to the lands of the Vikings of the North. Time is of the essence, for his son Aniel is still possessed by an evil entity, and is doing increasingly poorly. But the trip is fraught with danger, and soon they find themselves marooned on mysterious – though perhaps not entirely unknown – shores. Thorgal will have to fight without rest to give his son a future …

Thorgal Vol. 28: Aniel

XIII Mystery Vol. 9: Felicity Brown

Written by Matz
Art by Christian Rossi
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Statuesque, alluring and a literal femme fatale … Felicity Brown, former waitress, former call-girl and pretend nurse, nearly caused the end of XIII when she murdered for his money the man he believed might be his father. But crime doesn’t pay in the end, and Felicity is forced to flee from the FBI. Thus begins a bloody escape that will take the black widow to Costa Verde, into the arms of a dictator and in the middle of a revolution that will soon draw in none other than… XIII!

XIII Mystery Vol. 9: Felicity Brown

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ComiXology Features New Comics from DC, Yen Press, AAM-Markosia, and Harlequin

There are six new comics available now on comiXology. You can get new comics from DC Comics, Harlequin, Yen Press, and AAM-Markosia. Get shopping now or check out the individual issues below.

Represent! (2020-) #11

Written by Daniel Liburd
Pencils Koi Turnbull
Inks Koi Turnbull
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THE WATER’S EDGE WITHIN REACH

All human beings are prone to bias, to form mistakes, to incur error in experience and to learn in order to triumph. In 2014 Dan signed up to compete in the world-renowned triathlon known as the Ironman competition-a brutal series of long-distances races consisting of a 3.86-kilometer swim, a 180.25-kilometer bicycle ride, and a 42.20-kilometer run, completed in full, in order. But a year prior to signing up for the race, Dan could not swim even 50 meters without desperately holding on to the swimming rails. It was an embarrassing experience that fueled his commitment to seek his own edge and discover his ability to surpass it…

Represent! (2020-) #11

The Case Study of Vanitas #51.5

Written by Jun Mochizuki
Art by Jun Mochizuki
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As the main series takes the month off, the characters celebrate the upcoming anime. Read the next chapter of The Case Study of Vanitas the same day as Japan!

The Case Study of Vanitas #51.5

Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler – #85

Written by Homura Kawamoto
Art by Toru Naomura
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Sayaka has concocted her own scheme to ensure that President Kirari wins the entire election. It’s foolproof, or so she thinks… Read the next chapter of Kakegurui the same day as Japan!

Kakegurui - Compulsive Gambler - #85

La Surprise D’une Nuit D’Amour

Written by Annie West
Art by Junko Okada
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La princesse Marisa de Bengaria vient de perdre son frère jumeau. Saisie par un immense chagrin, elle décide de partir au Brésil. Là-bas, elle rencontre un homme d’affaires du nom de Damaso. Au premier regard, il semble déceler la grande solitude qu’éprouve Marisa. Se plaisant l’un à l’autre, ils finissent par passer ensemble une nuit de passion… mais le lendemain matin, il plie bagage. Un mois plus tard, Marisa est enceinte lorsqu’elle croise à nouveau Damaso. Ce dernier enjoint alors la jeune princesse à se marier avec lui. Mais qu’est-ce qu’il raconte ? Lui qui l’a si cruellement abandonnée un mois plus tôt, il voudrait l’épouser maintenant ?

La Surprise D'une Nuit D'Amour

Owl

Written by Bob Smeets
Art by Bob Smeets
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Owl, the Ascendant love, is on an eternal adventure to protect souls from all evil when they cross over. It is an adventure that will take Owl through the fourth dimension, where he clashes with competing philosophies, through the Earthly dimension, and eventually into the depths of what it means to be alive.

Owl

Pregnant By The Maverick Millionaire

Written by Joss Wood
Art by Shioko Mizuki
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Brodie has led a lonely life since she lost her parents and lover in a car accident. One day, she meets attractive millionaire Kade during her morning run. The desirable bachelor invites her over, but after a passionate kiss, Brodie flees. Six months later, she runs into him again by chance at a party. Every time he smiles at her, she feels irresistible desire, and soon they wind up in bed together. But what will they do when the protection breaks?

Pregnant By The Maverick Millionaire

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ComiXology Has a Packed Thursday with 16 New Releases from Marvel, Paperfilms, Yen Press, and More!

There’s a lot out this Thursday on comiXology. Check out all of the new digital releases now or check out the individual releases below.

An Invitation To Sin

Written by Sarah Morgan
Art by Mito Orihara
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Taylor has worked long and hard to make her comeback as an actress, and is dedicated to making her newest movie a success. Upon attending a party at the powerful Corretti family’s home to promote her film, she meets Luca, the troubled child of the family. He is handsome and sexy…but also a notorious playboy whom she would be sorry to get involved with! As she tries to leave, Luca suddenly pulls her in and they engage in a passionate kiss. However, unbeknownst to her, their hot steamy encounter had been captured on camera and would be leaked to the world…

An Invitation To Sin

Human Torch: Burn

Written by Karl Kesel
Art by Skottie Young
Cover by Skottie Young
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Collects Human Torch (2003) #1-6.

Johnny Storm is the youngest member of the world-famous Fantastic Four, with the powers and temperament of fire itself. Impulsive, restless and thrill-seeking by nature, the Torch doesn’t need to wait for the rest of the FF. He can get into trouble all by himself. Years ago, after gaining his powers, Johnny became the most popular student on his high-school campus. The Big Man on Campus until the Torch came along was Olympic-bound wrestler Mike Snow. The Snow/Storm rivalry reached a terrible climax when the two fought over a girl. Snow never wanted to see Johnny again – until now, years later, when a fellow firefighter dies before his eyes, inexplicably bursting into flames … like a Human Torch.

Human Torch: Burn

Incredible Hulk: Hide In Plain Sight

Written by Bruce Jones
Art by Leandro Fernandez
Cover by Leandro Fernandez
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Collects Incredible Hulk (1999) #55-59.

For years Crusher Creel has terrorized the world with his ability to absorb the properties of anything he touches. Now, after being locked away in a secret underground prison, The Absorbing Man has gained the new ability to jump in and out of people’s minds. But what happens when the mind he jumps into belongs to the 800-pound monster known as the Incredible Hulk?

Incredible Hulk: Hide In Plain Sight

Incredible Hulk: Transfer Of Power

Written by Bruce Jones
Art by Stuart Immonen, Scott Koblish
Cover by Kaare Andrews
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Collects Incredible Hulk (1999) #44-49.

On the run…from the police…the government…clandestine forces with an agenda all their own…and the unbridled beast within, Dr. Bruce Banner knows the dread of the hunted. Now he faces the most unimaginable horror of all: a relentless, unkillable pursuer who knows all his weaknesses and will stop at nothing to bring him down.

Incredible Hulk: Transfer Of Power

Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler – #84

Written by Homura Kawamoto
Art by Toru Naomura
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Kirari responds to Ririka’s request…but what happens when Yumeko joins in? Read the next chapter of Kakegurui the same day as Japan!

Kakegurui - Compulsive Gambler - #84

Le secret d’un père

Written by Yvonne Lindsay
Art by Naomi Watanabe
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Erin, une jeune veuve, dirige un hôtel tout en s’occupant d’un enfant en bas âge. Un jour, un millionnaire du nom de Sam vient séjourner dans son établissement. Alors que ce beau client fascine Erin, il a néanmoins un plan derrière la tête. Ignorant les réelles intentions de Sam, Erin reçoit une lettre contenant un étonnant message : en raison d’une erreur à la clinique de fertilité, le père de son enfant n’est pas celui qu’elle croit, et ce dernier a bien l’intention de se battre pour obtenir sa garde ! Erin est alors loin de se douter que le père de son enfant n’est autre que Sam !

Le secret d'un père

Missing Persons #2

Written by Liam Johnson
Art by Bernardo Vieira
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DB Cooper is a man out of time. Indebted to those who ripped him from time, he’s reluctantly agreed to rob a bank alongside a ragtag team of fellow time-displaced bandits. However, with infamous Al Capone acting as enforcer to keep them all in line, Cooper begins to fear his death is inevitable.

Missing Persons #2

Mystique Vol. 1: Dead Drop Gorgeous

Written by Brian K. Vaughan
Art by Jorge Lucas
Cover by Joseph Michael Linsner
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Collects Mystique (2003) #1-6.

Mystique the sultry mutant shapeshifter, who has stood against the X-Men in battle after battle, is offered the chance at a new life when Professor X recruits her to complete a dangerous mission in Cuba. Can this former mutant-rights terrorist who can disguise herself as anyone on the planet be trusted? In this story of international intrigue and redemption, the sexy Mystique may surprise everyone, including herself.

Mystique Vol. 1: Dead Drop Gorgeous

So I’m a Spider, So What? #51.1

Written by Okina Baba
Art by Asahiro Kakashi
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Hooooly snikeys! The Demon Lord blocked off my teleport option, so I’m just running and running and running…where’s a miracle when you need one?! Read the next chapter of So I’m a Spider, So What? at the same time as Japan!

So I'm a Spider, So What? #51.1

The Case Study of Vanitas #51

Written by Jun Mochizuki
Art by Jun Mochizuki
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As blows are exchanged, a decisive difference between the combatants gradually becomes clear. Read the next chapter of The Case Study of Vanitas at the same time as Japan!

The Case Study of Vanitas #51

Twilight Experiment #1 (of 6)

Written by Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti
Art by Juan Santacruz
Colored by Jose Luiz Roger
Cover by Juan Santacruz
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Written by Justin Gray & Jimmy Palmiotti Art and cover by Juan Santacruz Writers Justin Gray & Jimmy Palmiotti (Hawkman, THE Monolith) reunite with artist Juan Santacruz (The Resistance) for Twilight Experiment, a dramatic new 6-issue miniseries dealing with themes of heroism and loss. Decades ago, a handful of brave volunteers sacrificed their humanity in the hope of one day saving their world from a future cosmic event. They failed. This is the story of their children, who, in the twilight of humanity, must find the courage to fulfill their parents’ destiny! Serenity, once the greatest champion humanity had ever known, died defending the world and people she loved. She left behind more than a legacy of heroism ? she left a great secret. For eight years, her son Michael has been stranded on a space station orbiting Earth. Raised by a computer program, possessed of strange powers and a hypersensitivity to light, Michael has longed for the day he would join the human race. That day is today!

Twilight Experiment #1 (of 6)

Twilight Experiment #2 (of 6)

Written by Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti
Art by Juan Santacruz
Colored by Jose Luiz Roger
Cover by Juan Santacruz
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Written by Jimmy Palmiotti & Justin Gray Art and cover by Juan Santacruz The futuristic new miniseries continues! Ghosts of the past haunt paramedic Rene Doyle as she sets out in search of her father, who disappeared nearly a decade ago. But even if he’s alive, will he have the answers to the unexplained events in her life? Meanwhile, Twilight faces his last training session aboard the orbital space station!

Twilight Experiment #2 (of 6)

Twilight Experiment #3 (of 6)

Written by Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti
Art by Juan Santacruz
Colored by Jose Luiz Roger
Cover by Juan Santacruz
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Written by Jimmy Palmiotti & Justin Gray Art and cover by Juan Santacruz The Righteous has returned! After eight years in a coma imprisoned by an alien race, the most destructive force Earth has ever produced is awake ? and he wants to unite the world beneath his hand! Plus, what connection is there between Twilight and Rene?

Twilight Experiment #3 (of 6)

Twilight Experiment #4 (of 6)

Written by Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti
Art by Juan Santacruz
Colored by Jose Luiz Roger
Cover by Juan Santacruz
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Written by Jimmy Palmiotti & Justin Gray Art and cover by Juan Santacruz Thought to be dead, the Righteous has escaped from a Viridian prison and resumed his bid for world domination. Plus, Michael comes face to face with the man who murdered his mother ? but will he share her fate?

Twilight Experiment #4 (of 6)

Twilight Experiment #5 (of 6)

Written by Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti
Art by Juan Santacruz
Colored by Jose Luiz Roger
Cover by Juan Santacruz
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Written by Jimmy Palmiotti & Justin Gray Art and cover by Juan Santacruz The penultimate chapter of the thrilling miniseries! The Righteous issues a warning to the world: live in peace or die! And in the parallel world of Veridian, the devastating anomaly is reaching critical mass. Will Rene and Twilight be able to avert a pandimensional disaster?

Twilight Experiment #5 (of 6)

Twilight Experiment #6 (of 6)

Written by Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti
Art by Juan Santacruz
Colored by Jose Luiz Roger
Cover by Juan Santacruz
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Written by Jimmy Palmiotti & Justin Gray Art and cover by Juan Santacruz The climactic conclusion of the TWILIGHT EXPERIMENT saga, as the fate of two worlds hangs in the balance! The new hero Serenity must succeed where her predecessor failed, even as Twilight battles the Righteous, the man who killed his mother. If these two young heroes fail, two worlds die!

Twilight Experiment #6 (of 6)

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ComiXology Features 7 New Releases including new Challenge of the Super Sons

There are seven new digital comic releases today on comiXology from DC, Harlequin, Magnetic Press, Yen Press, and SOZO Comics. Get shopping now or check out the releases below.

Challenge of the Super Sons (2020-) #9

Written by Peter J. Tomasi
Pencils Max Raynor
Inks Max Raynor
Colored by Luis Guerrero
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Hey Aquaman, what’s KRAKEN? As the guardian of the deep finds himself in the clutches of a gigantic underwater baddie courtesy of the deadly DOOM SCROLL prophesy, the Super Sons stand ready to assist! The only catch is, Aquaman can never know that the boys helped save his life. And after this encounter proves a little too close for comfort, Superboy and Robin are shocked discover the next names on the doom list: their own!

Challenge of the Super Sons (2020-) #9

L’équation de l’amour

Written by Jo Leigh
Art by Masako Ogimaru
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Lee, qui a eu le coeur brisé par tous les hommes de sa vie, pose les yeux sur celui qui se tient devant elle. C’est son ami depuis la fac. Si entre eux ça marchait au lit, ce serait le partenaire parfait ! Elle lui propose de rester amis mais de devenir sex friends. Trevor est d’abord réticent, mais fini par accepter pour une nuit. Lee, qui voit alors Trevor comme un homme pour la première fois, prend peur et tente de se raviser. Elle ne s’attendait pas à ce qu’il la surprenne encore plus ensuite !

L'équation de l'amour

Beauty And The Baron #2

Written by Deborah Hale
Art by Satomi Tsuya
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For the sake of the old Earl, who has fallen ill, Angela and Lord Daventry have agreed to a sham engagement. After the death of the Earl, when she is supposed to call the engagement off, Angela realizes that she loves Lord Daventry. “Though we’re as different as night and day, I want this to be a real engagement.” She conveys her feelings to him, but Lord Daventry, thinking she’s confusing love with pity, turns her down. Lord Daventry believes that Angela should marry the vicar, who loves her, and not a man who hides his terrible wound behind a mask and is feared as “Lord Lucifer.”

Beauty And The Baron #2

Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler #83.5

Written by Homura Kawamoto
Art by Toru Naomura
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Since birth, Ririka Momobami has supported her twin sister and leader of the Momobami Clan, Kirari. When Kirari asks Ririka for a favor, how will she respond? Read the next chapter of Kakegurui the same day as Japan!

Kakegurui - Compulsive Gambler #83.5

Marin Vol. 1 #12

Written by SANYO
Art by Himekawa Art Pro
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Marin

Marin Vol. 1 #12

The Case Study of Vanitas #50

Written by Jun Mochizuki
Art by Jun Mochizuki
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Read the next chapter of The Case Study of Vanitas the same day as Japan!

The Case Study of Vanitas #50

Wahcommo Vol. 1 #3

Written by Luis Nct
Art by Luis Nct
Cover by Luis Nct
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Lost in the frozen wilderness, Fox and his new wolf friend continue towards the ancient city to complete the mission. But it seems they aren’t the only ones on the hunt for the lost treasure — orcs and goblins are starting to gather at the smell of riches…

Wahcommo Vol. 1 #3

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ComiXology Features Two new Digital Comics for Sale Today

There’s two new digital comics on comiXology today. You can get them both now or check them out below.

De Nobles Intentions

Written by Anne Ashley
Art by Masami Hoshino
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Robina est issue d’une famille de la petite noblesse anglaise. Cet été, elle a l’occasion unique d’assister aux festivités de la fameuse Saison de Londres. Lors d’un bal, le beau lord Exmouth invite Robina pour sa toute première danse. Tandis que la douce musique s’évanouit en même temps que ce moment magique s’achève, lord Exmouth invite la jeune fille à venir passer l’été dans son domaine ! Cela ressemble fort à une invitation qui pourrait mener à un mariage ! Seulement, il parait que lord Exmouth penserait toujours autant à sa défunte femme…

De Nobles Intentions

The Case Study of Vanitas #49

Written by Jun Mochizuki
Art by Jun Mochizuki
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After their flight from Moreau’s laboratory, No. 69 falls ill, and Vanitas is forced to change her plans. Read the next chapter of The Case Study of Vanitas the same day as Japan!

The Case Study of Vanitas #49

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ComiXology Has 8 New Digital Releases from DC, Magnetic Press, Yen Press, and Harlequin

It’s a new day and that means new digital comics for you to enjoy! ComiXology has you hooked up with eight new releases available right now from DC Comics, Magnetic Press, Yen Press, and Harlequin. You can get shopping now or check out the individual releases below.

The Adoption Vol. 1

Written by Zidrou
Art by Arno Monin
Cover by Arno Monin
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Gabriel’s retired life is turned upside down when his son and daughter-in-law adopt an orphaned girl from Peru. He was barely much of a father to his own son… how is he going to take to being a grandfather to a kid from a whole other country? When surprises and complications arise, can he learn that you’re never too old to change your mind?

The Adoption Vol. 1

The Billionaire’s Marriage Bargain

Written by Carole Mortimer
Art by Yuka Moriya
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Top model Kenzie happily marries successful businessman Dominick, but she soon realizes that their joyous union is all an illusion. Not only does Dominick not love her, but he shuts down her dream of having children. Then he accuses her of having an affair! Pushed to her limits, Kenzie leaves Dominick, giving up on any hope of love between them. But she must seek him out again four months later to ask for a favor…

The Billionaire's Marriage Bargain

The Case Study of Vanitas #47

Written by Jun Mochizuki
Art by Jun Mochizuki
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In an attempt to learn the truth behind his father’s death, Mikhail reveals a corner of his own past. Read the next chapter of The Case Study of Vanitas the same day as Japan!

The Case Study of Vanitas #47

Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler – #80.5

Written by Homura Kawamoto
Art by Toru Naomura
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Even a housepet can turn the tables if they get the highest score… right? Read the next chapter of Kakegurui the same day as Japan!

Kakegurui - Compulsive Gambler - #80.5

Paris 2119

Written by Zep
Art by Dominique Bertail
Cover by Dominique Bertail
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“In the year 2119, instantaneous transportation technology has altered almost every facet of human civilization, improving countless industries and practices while also leaving behind a growing population who can’t afford to keep up. But some people still prefer the traditional ways of getting from point A to point B, including Tristan Keys, a writer who refuses to embrace the technological advances everyone finds so mandatory. When tiny cracks start to appear in the world around him, he has to wonder if he hasn’t been a pawn of technology all along…

BLACK MIRROR MEETS BLADE RUNNER in this gorgeously illustrated sci-fi tale by acclaimed writer ZEP (A Story of Men, A Strange and Beautiful Sound, Titeuf) and artist DOMINIQUE BERTAIL (Ghost Money, Omaha Beach, Mondo Reverso) aims a spotlight on current social trends such as over consumption, climate change, social media, identity theft, and transhumanism.”

Paris 2119

The Prince’s Cinderella

Written by Andrea Bolter
Art by Nanami Akino
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After growing up as a foster child, Marie aspires to return her gratitude to the nonprofit organization that helped her with a college scholarship. She begins working as an events manager for the organization’s upcoming gala, where she meets the chairman, Zander de Nellay. The handsome man seems like a prince…and it turns out, he really is one! Not only is he incredibly skilled at work, but he is also a generous guardian to his orphaned baby niece. Gradually, Marie’s respect for him turns into something more!

The Prince's Cinderella

Streamliner #7: All-in Day

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Superman: Man of Tomorrow #20

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A list of people believed to be Superman is published online, and it’s up to the Man of Steel to keep the people safe from all manner of threats trying to prove the list right. Can Superman stop this digital threat that gets more powerful with every click?

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Fruits Basket: The Three Musketeers Arc 2 #2

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Review: Pandora Hearts

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Convoluted story plots? Lots of crying? Well, that sounds like a regular trip down anime lane. This time around we’re talking about Pandora Hearts by Jun Mochizuki which was publish by Square Enix. In 2009 it was made into an anime by Xebec, which is perhaps best known for Love Hina and D.N. Angel. The manga recently ended in March while the anime only ran 25 episodes, like many anime of the 2009 era did. However that doesn’t take away that this series had a lot of good and bad going for it.

There will be light spoilers as a lot does happen with in the first 10 chapters of the manga that don’t even begin to scratch the surface of the actual storyline.

Oz Vessalius is about to undergo his coming-of-age ceremony, which happens to all rich people at age 15. Except that doesn’t quite happen, instead Oz is cast into a place only known as the Abyss, with the words that his sin is his very existence. From there he meets a girl named Alice, other was known as the B-Rabbit, or the Bloodstained Black Rabbit. She is a chain, which is an existence from the abyss that cannot leave without contracting with a human, and she wants to find her memories. They make a contract and escape the Abyss only to find that it is in fact ten years later and that they only have so long before their contract is up and the two of them are dragged back to the Abyss.

The main character is Oz Vessalius, the heir to the Vessalius dukedom. He’s a spoiled brat, but incredibly considerate in not letting people know he is sad, most likely due to the absence and rejection of his father. However this also creates a creepy vibe surrounding him. He’s a bit of a sadist, knowing exactly what to say to get what he wants. Oz never seems to worry about the dangers that are all around him, instead he faces them rather bravely. He almost seems to accept dangers upon himself, as though he had a death wish.

Alice the B-Rabbit is our main heroine, a chain who feels compelled by Oz’s presence. She is as equally a brat as he is. Once in the world she finds that there is a lot she doesn’t know or understand and tries to find out what she is missing. Her goal is to find all of her memories as she only knows her name and what she is, but can’t help feeling that there’s more to it. She is a flurry of emotions that never seemed to be fully realized within her, as she barely understands herself at times.

Gilbert Nightray is Oz’s right hand man, or rather servant. He was there when the ceremony went south, having been possessed by an evil chain and later nearly killed by a sword wound, and he was adopted into the House of Nightray. He like Alice’s has no memories of before he began serving the Vessalius household when he was 8. He is 24 when Oz returns and worries that he has changed too much in the ten years that his master has been away. Gilbert is very self-conscious and aware of his short comings that he often doesn’t see the good things he can do. He possesses the chain known as Raven.

Xerxes Break is an envoy of the Rainsworth house as well as a member of the group Pandora. He is a mysterious character who we slowly but surely get the pieces to over time within the series. Through laughter he hides a more serious side to himself, often pretending that his cruelty is in fact kindness. Altogether though he is a pretty straight forward character who is a lot of fun to read. He is also the only one who questions Oz and who he is. He possesses a chain as well, though I’ll leave the readers to find out what his chain is.

There is a whole bunch of other characters to talk about, but that would also include a lot of spoilers.

The art in this series is a journey to watch, it was already pretty good at the beginning of the series, but as the story progressed the art improved tenfold. Mochizuki’s line work became much softer and the emphasis on eyes became more and more apparent. Each character is unique and you never have to flounder to try and distinguish which character is which, except for specific times when Mochizuki wants you to be confused. It has both harshness and well placed softness. Now, if only the anime had done the same. Like many 25 episode animes, Pandora Hearts had pretty shotty production and a lot of cringe worthy scenes in terms of animation. It’s not a very pretty anime, but that’s why I suggest the manga if you’re going for more impressive art. However, this anime did have a splendid use of background animation, each setting being really well detailed in its environment. That is quite a plus and the anime never tries to be something it isn’t. Which, at least it knows it isn’t good?

Sound wise, well the anime did have a pretty generic opening with Parallel Hearts by FictionJunction. The first ending was Maze. Honestly none of the music really stands out, it doesn’t have a strong sense of what the anime is, and instead it falls flat in trying to convey something that we as viewers can’t grasp. In terms of voice acting we do have Kosuke Toriumi as Gilbert, known for his past roles as Kiba from Naruto or Ishimaru from Dangan Ronpa. Or Akira Ishida as Break, better known Naruto’s Gaara or Neon Genesis Evangelion’s Kaworu.  However, this doesn’t distract from the fact that this anime isn’t ultimately interesting in comparison to the manga. There isn’t an English dub, so if you plan on seeking out the anime, get ready for subtitles. This isn’t a gripe, but the anime is just not as good in comparison to the manga, and it may just be that it didn’t get the chance to be as good.

Ultimately I find Pandora Hearts to be a bit contrived in all it does, but it is ultimately enjoyable. However, I personally would go in favor of the manga, as it is a fully complete product that leaves nothing to be desired. It doesn’t ask much from the viewer, whereas the anime seems to struggle to keep up. With the manga finished however, you can fully get the feel of what Pandora Hearts is truly about! It isn’t a disappointment, the manga is incredibly fun to go through, and the anime just has a lot that could have been better.

Pandora Hearts: 7/10

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