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Review: Tomb Raider King Vol. 1

In the year 2025, mysterious tombs appeared all over the world, each housing an ancient relic granting supernatural abilities.

Betrayed by his employer, Jooheon is left to die but instead finds himself transported 15 years in the past. Armed with years of tough raiding experience and knowledge of what is to come in the world of relics, does Jooheon have what it takes to become the “Tomb Raider King”?

Story: San G.
Adapted: Yuns(REDICE)
Art: 3B2S
Translation: TapasMedia
Letterer: Adnazeer Macalangcom

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Weekly Preview! It’s Manga Week!

There are a lot of comics coming out this week to be covered. Check out some of what we’ll be reviewing and this is only the beginning!

This week’s reviews include:

  • Coffee Moon Vol. 1
  • Demon Sword Mast of Excalibur Academy Vol. 1
  • Embrace Your Size
  • Gay Who Turned Kaiju
  • Hirano & Kagiura Vol. 1
  • Remarried Empress Vol. 1
  • So What’s Wrong Getting Reborn as a Goblin Vol. 1
  • Tom Raider King Vol. 1
  • Touring After the Apocalypse Vol. 1
  • Villains are Destined to Die Vol. 1
  • World After the Fall Vol. 1

Yen Press provided Graphic Policy with FREE copies for review

Anime NYC 2022: Ize Press Announces Acquisition of The Horizon and A Business Proposal

At the Yen Press Industry Panel at Anime NYC 2022, Ize Press, the newly formed Korean-content imprint responsible for the print publication of Villains Are Destined to Die and The World After the Fall, revealed two physical releases of popular Korean webcomics: The Horizon and A Business Proposal. The Horizon is a dramatic postapocalyptic tale from JH, the creator of The BoxerA Business Proposal is a romantic comedy that stands out as one of the most read series on Tapas, which reached mainstream heights following the February 2022 release of the Korean live-action television series. Both print releases are set to debut in Q2 2023.

The Horizon

By JH

A world where everything has been lost. A boy and a girl alone together. A spark of hope kindled between them. All they can do is move forward. But against broken adults and devastating despair, how long will they be able to keep going…? Find out in this poignant tale from JH, author of the acclaimed Korean comic The Boxer.

The Horizon

A Business Proposal

Art by NARAK
Adapted by Guava Farm and Perilla
Original Story by Haehwa

After being worked to the bone at her office job, getting introduced to her longtime crush’s new girlfriend, and dealing with her family’s debt hanging over her head, Hari Shin’s life seems to have hit rock bottom. Luckily, her friend Youngseo has a business proposal for her: go to an arranged date in her stead and Hari will receive a hefty compensation. Things grow complicated, however, when it turns out that the other party is Hari’s new CEO—and he’s dead set on marrying whoever shows up to the date! 

A Business Proposal

Around the Tubes

The weekend is over but it’s generally a short work week for us in the US. What geeky things did you all wind up doing this past weekend and what do you have planned? Sound off in the comments below! While you think about that, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web.

TechCrunch – Bob Iger is returning to head Disney as Bob Chapek steps down – Well, that was unexpected.

Yen Press – Yen Press and J-Novel Club Announce Print Publishing Partnership – Cool.

CBR – Jason David Frank, the Original Green Power Ranger, Dies at 49 – Our thoughts are with his family, friends, and fans.

Reviews

Collected Editions – Future State: Gotham Vol. 2: The Next Joker
CBR – Voyagis #1

Voyagis #1

Anime NYC 2022: Yen Press announces dozens of new titles

Yen Press held a panel at Anime NYC 2022, at which they announced over two dozen new acquisitions. This 2023 lineup includes new manga (Handyman Saito in Another WorldA Reincarnated Witch Spells DoomElden Ring: The Road to the ErdtreeAppare-Ranman!I Want to Be a Receptionist in This Magical World; Magical Girl IncidentManner of DeathHigurashi When They Cry: GOUSword Art Online Progressive Scherzo of Deep NightWhat This World Is Made OfYokohama Station SFPuella Magi Suzune Magica: The Complete Omnibus EditionMe and My Beast BossMy Dear, Curse-Casting VampiressIs It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Memoria Freese; The Essence of Being a Muse), light novels (A Certain Magical Index: The Old Testament Omnibus EditionHow to Win Her Heart on the Nth TryEven if These Tears Disappear TonightMaiden of the NeedleMy Summoned Beast Is Dead; Associate Professor Akira Takatsuki’s ConjectureYami-haraThe Ephemeral Scenes of Setsuna’s Journey), manhwa (Bloody Sweet), a box set (Toilet-bound Hanako-kun: First Stall), and a collection of sketches from fan-favorite creator Kaoru Mori (Scribbles).

Among the many titles announced, highlights include deluxe repackagings of the fan-favorite light novel series A Certain Magical Index and manga series Toilet-bound Hanako-kun. Additionally, the Anime NYC slate of announcements included new releases from beloved creators with works previously published by Yen Press, such as Scribbles by A Bride’s Story creator Kaoru Mori and Bloody Sweet by Maximum Ride: The Manga artist NaRae Lee.

Puella Magi Suzune Magica: The Complete Omnibus Edition

By Magica Quartet
Art by GAN

Read this defiant story set in the world of Madoka Magica in one complete omnibus! Suzune Amano lives an extraordinarily normal life as a middle school student by day and…magical-girl assassin by night?! When a group of four magical girls begins investigating the serial murders in their city, they soon find themselves Suzune’s next targets! But what motivates Suzune to hunt both witches and magical girls alike?

Puella Magi Suzune Magica: The Complete Omnibus Edition

Sword Art Online Progressive Scherzo of Deep Night

Story by Reki Kawahara
Art by Puyocha
Character Design by abec

Nearly two months have passed since Kirito and Asuna found themselves trapped in the world of Aincrad. Now, they’re making their way through the ruins-themed fifth floor, where all sorts of undead monsters—and player-killers—lurk in the shadows! The story of Sword Art Online continues in this brand-new series!

Sword Art Online Progressive Scherzo of Deep Night

Yokohama Station SF

Story by Yuba Isukari
Art by Gonbe Shinkawa
Character Design by Tatsuyuki Tanaka

All Hiroto has ever known is a life on a tiny coastal speck of Japan. Much of the country has been swallowed by Yokohama Station, a mysterious, ever-growing series of buildings that’s been around for as long as anyone can remember. The few who live outside its many entrances have never seen Inside and know only rumors and legends of the station’s interior. That all changes when Hiroto is given an 18 Ticket, a mysterious item that lets him enter the massive complex for five days. The young man has always sought a purpose, but the one he finds may not be the sort he’d hoped for…

Yokohama Station SF

Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Memoria Freese

Original Story by Fujino Omori
Art by Yu Shiomura
Original Concept by Danmachi4 Project

Hestia Familia is back in an all-new adventure! All is quiet as Bell, Haruhime, Hestia, and friends celebrate the Holy Night Festival, but when a Familia from another land comes along, all hell breaks loose! What’s more, Hestia’s getting jealous again, which spells serious trouble for Bell…

Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Memoria Freese

Even If These Tears Disappear Tonight

By Misaki Ichijo

College student Tooru Naruse falls in love with his upperclassmen Izumi Wataya, and she accepts his confession on the condition that he cannot fall in love with her. Their fake relationship begins, but Tooru soon discovers that Izumi cannot forget her love from high school. Hoping to learn who that person was, he seeks out her best friend, Maori Hino. Follow characters from Even If This Love Disappears Tonight in this sequel about another heart-wrenching tale of first love.

Even If These Tears Disappear Tonight

Handyman Saito in Another World

By Ichitomo Kazutomo

Handyman Saito has never been anyone special. All his life, he’s had average grades, ordinary athletic skill, a commonplace job… But his unremarkable path takes a turn when he wakes up in another world. Here, warriors, wizards, and elves accompany him on quests delving deep into dungeons, and Saito realizes for the first time what it’s like to be needed. After all, who other than the handyman could be trusted to open locked treasure chests or to repair his allies’ equipment? Beginning with a simple “thank you,” this is the story of an ordinary person’s fulfilling life.

Handyman Saito in Another World

A Reincarnated Witch Spells Doom

Story by Tail Yuzuhara
Art by Sora

On her eighteenth birthday, shut-in Sena Shirai gathers her resolve and steps out into the world for the first time in a long while—only to be hit by a truck! Reborn as a witch in another world, she is able to master only two spells: Explosion and Destruction. With the nearby villagers fearful of her powers, she resigns herself to an isolated life once more…that is, until a mysterious boy collapses on her doorstep!

A Reincarnated Witch Spells Doom

Appare-Ranman!

By Antonsiku

The time is the nineteenth century. Eccentric mechanic boy Appare Sorano sets off on an adventure along with his samurai minder, Kosame Isshiki, only to be cast adrift on the Pacific Ocean. A passing steamship rescues them…and delivers the two not back to familiar Japan but to the far-flung land of America! Trapped in Los Angeles with no easy way to return home, the pair decide to enter the world’s first trans-American automobile race. However, with vast sums of money hinging on the dangerous event’s outcome, they may find the odds are stacked against them…

Appare-Ranman!

I Want to Be a Receptionist in This Magical World

Story by MAKO
Art by Yone
Character Design by Maro

Ever since she was little, Nunnally has always wanted to be one of the graceful, capable receptionists of the Hall. As only top-rate mages are accepted to the position, she enrolls in the kingdom’s magic academy to hone her skills, but she feels out of place amid a classroom of nobles—including a genuine prince. She decides that despite being a commoner, she’s going to be the top of her class…but for some reason she just can’t beat the one person she’d most like to—the snobbish boy in the seat next to her, Alweiss Rockman…!

I Want to Be a Receptionist in This Magical World

Magical Girl Incident

By Zero Akabane

As a little boy, Sakura Hiromi once dreamed he could be a hero. Now…he’s simply your everyday office worker, toiling away for his company. Though he longs for his childhood dream, it seems so far out of reach—until he decides to step up and save a child one fateful day. Suddenly, fantasies become reality as Hiromi finds himself transformed into…a magical girl?!

Magical Girl Incident

Manner of Death

Story by Yukari Umemoto
Art by Sammon

When the skilled coroner Dr. Bunnakit is called to examine the body of his childhood friend after her “suicide,” he soon determines that she was actually murdered. That night, a mysterious stranger threatens him, telling him to rule her death a suicide—and after he confides in his prosecutor friend about this incident, that friend suddenly goes missing. But all hope is not lost, as a young lecturer named Tan offers to help him get to the bottom of all this, which would be more reassuring if Tan weren’t the prime suspect…

Manner of Death

What This World Is Made Of

By Shin Yamamoto

After losing everything, the Nakata brothers find a mysterious app that offers a chance to make large sums of money. But are they ready for the danger they must now face, the deadly monsters known as WORLDs…?

What This World Is Made Of

Me and My Beast Boss

By Shiroinu

In a world where beastfolk are thought to be superior to humans, human office worker Saki Oki struggles to remain afloat in a company where she is belittled and tormented by her beastfolk colleagues and superiors. And so, when she is called into the CEO’s office, she’s prepared for the worst—but instead of firing Saki, he acknowledges her hard work and makes her his private secretary! She’s delighted by his praise…but could that really be the only reason her heart is racing so fast?

Me and My Beast Boss

My Dear Curse-Casting Vampiress

By Chisaki Kanai

The world is full of vampires. Supernatural creatures who drain the blood from humans without mercy—fighting such beings is the foundation of Isuzu Osaka’s life. But humanity is losing the war, and desperate times call for desperate measures… And so, Isuzu sets out to strike a deal with a powerful vampiress whose beauty drives all who gaze upon her insane in the hopes of protecting his friends…

My Dear Curse-Casting Vampiress

How to Win Her Heart on the Nth Try

By Ichine Kamijo

Nagi Yoroizuka, a 27-year-old system engineer at a software development company, is facing down her thirties with no sign of romance. She works hard at her job, but things never seem to go her way. Then, just when a series of mishaps leaves her at her lowest point yet, a childhood friend reappears to offer her a hand. Not only is this genius engineer warmhearted and good-looking, but he gets along great with her! The problem: She’s only ever seen him as a friend, while he’s been hiding his feelings for her their whole lives. But even if she’s willing to give him a chance, will trauma from her past prove too much to overcome?

How to Win Her Heart on the Nth Try

Maiden of the Needle

Story by Zeroki
Illustrated by Miho Takeoka

Yui was reincarnated into a noble family in another world, retaining her memories of her life in Japan. During her childhood, she befriended the fairies she could see around her by using her magic to help mend their clothes; unfortunately, Yui’s relative lack of skill in blessweaving—the art of enchanting physical fabric through needlework—ultimately results in her being disowned. However, when she is taken in by Rodin Calostira, another nobleman, her luck begins to change…

Maiden of the Needle

My Summoned Beast Is Dead

Story by Rakuzan
Illustrated by Miyuu

In a magical academy for summoners, students combine impressive stores of magical energy with artful incantations to usher legends, great and small, onto the battlefield. To say late bloomer Feil Fonaf has had a rough come-up is nothing short of an understatement, but he’s here to prove he deserves his place at the academy as much as anyone else! And as luck would have it, his counterpart summon winds up being the legendary beast of the last realm, Pandora! There’s just one problem…

My Summoned Beast Is Dead

Associate Professor Akira Takatsuki’s Conjecture

By Mikage Sawamura

Naoya Fukamachi is a university student whose ability to infallibly detect lies has left him friendless and isolated. But when he writes a paper about a strange festival he wandered into as a child, he catches the fancy of his folklore studies professor Akira Takatsuki, a handsome and eccentric man with a passion for all things mysterious. Soon, Naoya finds himself working as Akira’s assistant, helping him to interpret an array of unexplainable phenomena, from haunted objects and cursed effigies to urban legends. As this odd couple continues their investigations, however, Naoya realizes that his professor has had a few bizarre childhood experiences of his own…

Associate Professor Akira Takatsuki's Conjecture

Yami-hara

By Mizuki Tsujimura

“When they come, someone dies…” After a quiet boy named Kaname joins the class, Mio reaches out to him, hoping to help the odd boy settle into his new environment. Kaname takes to her a little too well, however, asking to come to her house and then showing up all the time. Frightened, Mio seeks help from an upperclassman she admires…but the nameless wickedness is already coming. It’s close. It’s growing. A horror-mystery novel by famed author Mizuki Tsujimura.

Yami-hara

The Essence of Being a Muse

By Aya Fumino

Somebody fill my emptiness. The day I was rejected from art school, everything that was “special” about me died. That’s why I have no choice. Since I’m back to being “ordinary,” I’ll go to the job my mom decided on, while wearing the clothes she picked for me, so that I can find what my mom calls “happiness” alongside somebody she can boast about, trapped in a never-ending cycle of “what if?” and “too bad” all the while.

The Essence of Being a Muse

The Ephemeral Scenes of Setsuna’s Journey

By Rokusyou • Usuawagi

The story of a young man who has inherited the life of his dear friend and a half-beast boy on a journey following the path of the teacher.

Sugimoto Setsuna is summoned to another world as the 68th hero, but he’s been given up on because of his weak and sickly constitution. However, he meets Kyle, the original hero who has been living for 2,500 years, and ends up inheriting his knowledge, power, and life force… He begins the life he wasn’t able to live before and starts a journey around the world, when he comes across an enslaved half-beast boy. Their lively adventure starts here!

The Ephemeral Scenes of Setsuna's Journey

Higurashi When They Cry: GOU

Story by Ryukishi07
Art by Tomato Akase

Another year, another death, another disappearance…will this year be the same? Newcomer Keiichi Maebara has long grown accustomed to the rhythm of his simple life in Hinamizawa. But when Keiichi stumbles upon a few old newspapers at a dump site, he quickly realizes the peaceful village and his beloved friends are hiding a deadly secret… Is the tragedy of the summer of 1983 doomed to repeat forevermore…?! New fragments and new mysteries await—from the creators of Higurashi and Tomato Akase, the brand-new sequel series to Higurashi When They Cry!!

Higurashi When They Cry: GOU

Bloody Sweet

By NaRae Lee

One eerie night, in an old, abandoned church, a girl accidentally breaks the seal of an ancient vampire who…starts following her around like a hyper little puppy! It may not be your typical vampire story, but for Naerim, a victim of school bullying, Vlad’s manic energy might be just what she needs to regain her smile!

Bloody Sweet

Scribbles

By Kaoru Mori

A collection of sketches from Kaoru Mori, the creator of hit historical manga Emma and A Bride’s Story! Packed with illustrations done for practice as well as for relaxation, this compilation features commentary on every page and the roots of all her work are laid out.

Scribbles

Elden Ring: The Road to the Erdtree

Original Concept by FromSoftware, Inc.
Art by Nikiichi Tobita

The epic and foreboding world of the hit video game Elden Ring gets turned on its head in this absurd comedy adventure! Follow Aseo the Tarnished as he struggles his way through the Lands Between. What he lacks in strength, speed, intelligence, charisma, skill, experience, intuition, and common sense, he makes up for in…uhhh…

Elden Ring: The Road to the Erdtree

A Certain Magical Index: The Old Testament Omnibus Edition

Story by Kazuma Kamachi
Illustrated by Kiyotaka Haimura

Science and magic have come together once again to create this never-before-seen folio of A Certain Magical Index! The arcane pages of the Old Testament Omnibus Edition detail the collected adventures of Touma Kamijou in a stunning synthesis of paper and metal that any aspiring sorcerer or esper will covet. Including all twenty-two volumes of the original series as well as the two short story volumes, this grimoire cannot be ignored by those who want to complete their own collection of forbidden magical books!

A Certain Magical Index: The Old Testament Omnibus Edition

Toilet-bound Hanako-kun: First Stall (Box Set)

By AidaIro

A beautiful collection of the first ten volumes of Toilet-bound Hanako-kun, featuring everything from the very beginnings of the series to the big twist of the fan-favorite Picture Perfect arc. If you just can’t hold it in anymore—“it” being your excitement—getting your hands on this box set is the only way you can find sweet relief!

Toilet-bound Hanako-kun: First Stall (Box Set)

Tapas and Yen Press announce the Continued Print Release of The Beginning After the End through six volumes

Tapas has announced a continued partnership with Yen Press to release more print volumes of The Beginning After the End at The Beginning After the End (Tapas): Creator TurtleMe Reveal panel at Anime NYC. Since its publication, The Beginning After the End, Vol. 1is now among the bestselling fantasy graphic novels of 2022. The good news is that fans will not have to wait long for more, as Yen Press will publish Volume 2 in February 2023. The even better news is that Yen Press and Tapas have committed to four more volumes, starting with additional releases in 2023 and then into 2024. It’s a great time to be a The Beginning After the End fan!

The Beginning After the End stands out as one of the most read series from the leading digital publisher of webcomics and webnovels, Tapas, with more than 13.3 million webcomic views and more than 14.4 million webnovel views for a combined readership of nearly 28 million. The August 2022 print edition of The Beginning After the End, Vol. 1ranked as one of the bestselling graphic novels upon release, surpassing many of the top-selling manga and print editions of webcomics in its debut week.

The release date of the print editions of The Beginning After the End, Vols. 3–6 will be announced by Yen Press at a later date.

The Beginning After the End

Yen Press’ Ize Press’ first title are out soon!

Ize Press is a new imprint from Yen Press dedicated to Korean content. A collaboration among Yen Press, REDICE Studio, and RIVERSE, Ize Press’ focus is to establish itself as a market leader for print editions of content that has captured the imagination and dedication of readers around the world.

The first titles to be released under Ize Press will be Villains Are Destined to Die and, from the creators of Omniscient Reader, The World After the Fall. They will be available next week, or you can pre-order them now! 

Villains Are Destined to Die, Vol. 1

Story and Art by SUOL
Original Novel by Gwon Gyeoeul

In Easy Mode of Daughter of the Duke Love Project!, you play as Ivonne, the duke’s long-lost daughter, who quickly gains the affection of the various male characters to win the game. Very easy! In Hard Mode, you play as villain Penelope Eckhart, the duke’s fake daughter, who starts her adventure with negative affection points. Very hard…and filled with gruesome deaths?! Misunderstood and pining for love, one girl finds that she has much in common with Penelope and tries again and again to get her good ending. She is granted one more try…when she falls asleep and wakes up as Penelope herself in the hostile world of the game!

Villains Are Destined to Die, Vol. 1

The World After the Fall, Vol. 1

Adapted by S-Cynan
Art by Undead Gamja
Original Novel by singNsong

A new series from the creative team behind Omniscient Reader. A tower one day appeared in the skies, standing out as a beacon of chaos and apocalypse. A heroic and powerful lot known as Walkers cleared the tower floors in order to save humanity, until the day that the Stone of Regression was discovered. Walkers could now “return” to the past, and slowly, everyone left. The brave few who remained formed Carpe Diem, a group of people who refused to abandon the world and represented humanity’s last hope. But once the last Walker reached floor 100, he no longer knew what to believe…

The World After the Fall, Vol. 1

NYCC 2022: Yen Press reveals 10 new titles

During the Yen Press Industry Panel at New York Comic Con 2022, Yen Press, LLC announced the acquisition of ten highly anticipated releases—a list that includes What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim?, the print edition of the 2015 webtoon of the same title, which was later adapted into a South Korean television series in 2018. This slate of Yen Press announcements includes new manga (Reborn as a Vending Machine, I Now Wander the Dungeon; Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Familia Chronicle Episode Freya; Sugar Apple Fairy Tale; The Witch and the Knight Will SurviveWords Bubble Up Like Soda Pop), novels (Sasaki and Miyano: First-Years; Words Bubble Up Like Soda Pop; Spy Classroom Short Story Collection), manhwa (What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim?), and a fan book (Horimiya Memorial Book Page. 100).

Horimiya Memorial Book Page. 100

Story by HERO
Art by Daisuke Hagiwara

A snapshot of the sweet, “aww”-inspiring tale of school life!

Celebrating the first hundred chapters of Horimiya, collected in this memorial book are a treasure trove of original illustrations posted in commemoration of new chapter releases, a sneak peek at a few of the storyboards before they went to print…and more!

Horimiya Memorial Book Page. 100

What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim?

Art by MyeongMi Kim
Original Story by GyeongYun Jeong

Vice Chairman Youngjun Lee and Secretary Miso Kim have been the star duo of their company for nine years…until Miso suddenly decides to quit! But Youngjun is smart, rich, and used to getting what he wants—and he wants Miso to stay. So when he finds out she’s leaving in order to find a husband, the only logical way to keep her at his side is…offering to marry her?! Too bad she’s just not that into him!

What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim?

Sasaki and Miyano: First-Years (novel)

Original Story by Shou Harusono
Adapted by Kotoko Hachijo

Welcome, one and all—to the fabulous life and times of Sasaki, Miyano, and their closest companions! How did Kuresawa meet his girlfriend? Were Miyano and Kuresawa always friends? Why are Miyano and Hirano so close? The answers to these questions—and many more—will be revealed in Sasaki and Miyano: First-Years! 

Sasaki and Miyano: First-Years (novel)

Reborn as a Vending Machine, I Now Wander the Dungeon (manga)

Story by Hirukuma
Art by Kunieda and Hagure Yuuki

Cause of death: vending machine.

Is there any end more suitable for a vending machine enthusiast than giving his life to cushion the fall of one of his favorite machines? So perhaps it was only fate that he was reborn as a vending machine in another world!

Reborn as a Vending Machine, I Now Wander the Dungeon (manga)

Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Familia Chronicle Episode Freya (manga)

Original Story by Fujino Omori
Art by Hinase Momoyama, nilitsu, and Suzuhito Yasuda

The second entry in the Familia Chronicle series has arrived, and this time, Freya’s stealing the spotlight! In search of her soulmate, she’s guided by fate to the Kaios Desert, where she comes upon a young king. Could he be the one she seeks…?

Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Familia Chronicle Episode Freya (manga)

Sugar Apple Fairy Tale (manga)

Original Story by Miri Mikawa
Adapted by YozoranoUdon
Character Design by Aki

In a world where fairies are bought and sold to the highest bidder, humans aren’t exactly on friendly terms with the fae folk. But friendship is exactly what Anne Halford seeks with Challe, her new fairy bodyguard, though he’s not so keen on the idea. As his new master, Anne tasks him with escorting her through a particularly dangerous area, but with a reluctant bodyguard eager to escape a life of servitude, she’ll have to deal with a lot more than she bargained for…

Sugar Apple Fairy Tale (manga)

The Witch and the Knight Will Survive

Story by Dai Chikamoto
Art by Gonbe Shinkawa

When the lord’s son, Agredios, returns to his village after a long hunt, he is shocked to discover that all the laughter and clamor that he knew so well has disappeared. When he finds out that the cause of the tragedy is a “witch” living in the “Forbidden Forest,” he turns his despair into rage and sets off on a journey seeking revenge for those he loved…

The Witch and the Knight Will Survive

Spy Classroom Short Story Collection (novel)

Story by Takemachi
Illustration by Tomari

Klaus reveals he is married to a member of Lamplight, but the identity of the bride remains unknown—and so a battle ensues among the girls to determine who it is. Get a peek into the girls’ daily lives in this collection of short stories!

Spy Classroom Short Story Collection (novel)

Words Bubble Up Like Soda Pop (novel and manga)

By Kyohei Ishiguro
Manga Art by Imo Oono

Smile is a popular streamer who’s self-conscious about her looks. Cherry is a shy boy with a love of haiku. When these two strangers accidentally bump into each other at the local mall, it’s the start of a new relationship woven by their modern and classical expressions of their feelings. Based on the gorgeous animated film!

Review: The Geek Ex-Hitman Vol. 1

Marco was the best hitman in Italy, until he discovered his inner Otaku and gave it all up.

Story: Ko-dai
Art: Ko-dai
Translation: Giuseppe di Martino
Letterer: Erin Hickman

Get your copy now! To find a comic shop near you, visit http://www.comicshoplocator.com or call 1-888-comicbook or digitally and online with the links below.

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Review: The Beginning After the End Vol. 1

King Grey has died and been reborn in a new world as Arthur Leywin, a baby in a world of magic and monsters.

Story: TurtleMe
Art: Fuyuki23
Color: issatsu

Get your copy now! To find a comic shop near you, visit http://www.comicshoplocator.com or call 1-888-comicbook or digitally and online with the links below.

Bookshop
Amazon


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