‘JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure’ Debuts on Adult Swim

This Saturday, October 15, anime fans can at last catch JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Phantom Blood on air as it makes its Adult Swim debut in the Toonami block, at 12:30 a.m ET/PT. VIZ ... Continue Reading →

Studio Ghibli Artist Michiyo Yasuda Dies Age 77

Michiyo Yasuda — a widely respected animator and color artist whose four decade career included a span at Studio Ghibli from its first feature (Castle in the Sky, 1986) to Hayao ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Announces NYCC Activities

VIZ Media is planning a jam-packed weekend for New York Comic Con 2016, which will take place October 6-9 at the Javits Convention Center. The anime/manga powerhouse has lined up creator ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Appoints Evolution As NorAm Licensing Agent

VIZ Media has tapped global licensing and brand management firm Evolution USA, LLC as its North American licensing agent. Evolution will represent the vast VIZ catalog of anime and ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Releases First Set for ‘Sailor Moon Crystal’

VIZ Media has officially released Sailor Moon Crystal Set 1 to the home entertainment market. Fans can bring home the first 14 episodes of this reboot based on Naoko Takeuchi’s classic ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Debuts ‘Bee and Puppycat’ Cookbook

VIZ Media is offering a scrumptious temptation to foodies and pop culture fans with the release of Easy Eats: A Bee and PuppyCat Cookbook. The recipe book is inspired by Natasha Allegri’s ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Partners with Tubi TV, Joins Comic Book Legal Defense Fund

VIZ Media made two breaking announcements following its participation at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend. The leading manga and anime distributor in North America has inked a deal ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Announces Comic-Con Guests & Events

VIZ Media has detailed a range of events and fun activities — including some on-point Guests of Honor and an array of exclusive products — set for the Comic-Con International ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Manga Acquisitions Announced at AX

VIZ Media detailed a raft of manga publishing acquisitions over the weekend at its official panel held as part of the 2016 Anime Expo in Los Angeles. New series include the continuation ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Announces Anime Expo Plans

VIZ Media will be doing its part to make Anime Expo 2016 a fun-filled fan experience when it takes place at the L.A. Convention Center July 1-4. Based out of Booth #2205, VIZ will present ... Continue Reading →