Lissa Pattillo finds two new listings on RightStuf; one is a BL title, Gay’s Anatomy, from Kitty Media, and the other is The Lizard Prince from CMX.
At Anime Vice, Gia wonders whether American comics would do well in manga-style anthologies, and her readers express more opinions in the comments section.
The French ambassador to Japan presented Rose of Versailles creator Riyoko Ikeda with the Ordre national de la Légion d’honneur yesterday, honoring her contribution to Japan’s cultural awareness of France.
Reviews: Continuing the roundtable on Yokohama Kaidashi Kikou at The Hooded Utilitarian, Tom Crippen has more thoughts following his last posat and Miriam weighs in as well. The first volume of Phoenix Wright Official Casebook was roundly panned all over the internet, so it’s interesting that Japanator’s Dick McVengeance finds the second volume, Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney: The Miles Edgeworth Case Files, to be much, much better. At Manga Xanadu, Lori Henderson certifies Peach Fuzz as kid-safe for a worried parent. Other reviews of note:
Tangognat on vol. 1 of 20th Century Boys and vol. 1 of Pluto (Tangognat)
AstroNerdBoy on Ai Yori Aoshi (AstroNerdBoy’s Anime and Manga Blog)
Connie on vol. 20 of Basara (Slightly Biased Manga)
Connie on vol. 2 of Classical Medley (Slightly Biased Manga)
Julie on vol. 12 of D.Gray-Man (Manga Maniac Cafe)
Charles Tan on vol. 1 of The Drifting Classroom (Comics Village)
AstroNerdBoy on vol. 6 of Gakuen Alice (AstroNerdBoy’s Anime and Manga Blog)
Deb Aoki on vols. 1 and 2 of Kasumi! (About.com)
Johanna Draper Carlson on vol. 1 of Otomen (Comics Worth Reading)
Diana Dang on Otomen (Stop, Drop, and Read!)
Lissa Pattillo on vol. 4 of Your and My Secret (Kuriousity)