Lissa Pattillo ticks off her favorite manga of 2011 in a number of different categories.
Alex Hoffman rounds up the manga news highlights of the year (as well as the Alex Hoffman news highlights–spoiler: He got a degree and got married) at Manga Widget.
Sean Gaffney rounds up the links from the final day of the Sailor Moon MMF.
Mike Toole jumps into the wayback machine and takes a look at the early, early days of manga.
Job Board: Viz Media is taking applications for internships.
News from Japan: Jormungand is coming to an end in the February issue of Sunday GX, but manga-ka Keitarō Takahashi already has a new series in the works. Switch creator Naked Ape (Saki Otoh) and Wolf God manga-ka Ai Tenkawa are working on a school comedy series, Kisshō7 -seven-, that launched in Monthly Comic Zero-Sum last week.
Kristin on vol. 5 of The Story of Saiunkoku (Comic Attack)