This Week’s Comics: V is for…Manga?
As winter starts to creep in, it’s a good idea to stock up on good books to read by the fireside. DC Comics completes its DCYou all-ages Bat-Mite series while continuing Scooby-Doo Team-Up with a team of superhero ghosts. Papercutz debuts a new series about a cat and dog looking to escape stardom with Scarlett Star on the Run, and Titan Comics brings their first Classic Doctor to comics with the miniseries Doctor Who: The Eighth Doctor.
Diary Of A Wimpy Kid Volume 10 Old School HC, $13.95
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS
Sonic Super Digest #14, $4.99
Mouse Guard Legends Of The Guard Volume 3 HC, $19.99
Regular Show #29 (Cover A Fellipe Martins), $3.99
Regular Show #29 (Cover B Robb Mommaerts), $3.99
DC Super Heroes Batman Scarecrow’s Panic Plot TP, $5.95
Iznogoud Volume 12 Iznogoud’s Fairy Tale GN, $11.95
Bat-Mite #6 (Of 6), $2.99
Scooby-Doo Team-Up #13, $2.99
Angry Birds Super Angry Birds #3 (Of 4)(Cover A Ron Randall), $3.99
Angry Birds Super Angry Birds #3 (Of 4)(Cover B Marcelo Ferreira), $3.99
Donald Duck #7 (Cover A Andrea Freccero), $3.99
Donald Duck #7 (Cover B John Loter), $3.99
Mickey Mouse #6 (Cover A Andrea Castellan), $3.99
Mickey Mouse #6 (Cover B Cesar Feroli), $3.99
My Little Pony Friends Forever #22 (Cover A Amy Mebberson), $3.99
My Little Pony Friends Forever #22 (Cover B Jay P. Fosgitt), $3.99
Marvel Universe Guardians Of The Galaxy #2, $2.99
Scarlett Star On The Run GN, $14.99
TITAN ENTERTAINMENT GROUP
Doctor Who The Eighth Doctor #1 (Of 5)(Alice X. Zhang Regular Cover), $3.99
Doctor Who The Eighth Doctor #1 (Of 5)(Blank Sketch Variant Cover), $3.99
Doctor Who The Eighth Doctor #1 (Of 5)(Emma Vieceli Variant Cover), $3.99
Doctor Who The Eleventh Doctor Year 2 #2 (Alex Ronald Regular Cover), $3.99
Doctor Who The Eleventh Doctor Year 2 #2 (Marc Ellerby Variant Cover), $3.99
Home Digest Volume 2 TP, $6.99
Kung Fu Panda #2 (Of 4), $3.99
Chi’s Sweet Home Volume 12 GN, $13.95 **Weekly Pick**
Yo-Kai Watch Volume 2 GN, $9.99 **Weekly Pick**
Chi’s Sweet Home Volume 12 GN – Vertical Comics ends one of its biggest hits with another heartwarming volume. It’s time for Chi to move to a new home, after so much time at her current address. She will have plenty of new faces, new smells, and new adventures at her new location, but she must first make an important decision. The story comes full circle as Chi must now decide between home and family, just as the Yamada clan had to a while back. Chi’s Sweet Home has been such a great series, making you laugh and cry, while never forgetting the joy of being a kitten and having pets. This is a finale not to be missed.
Yo-Kai Watch Volume 2 GN – Viz Media brings over the newest sensation to hit Japan. Yo-kai are supernatural creatures of all shapes and forms that are invisible to the average human. Nate Adams was one such kid until the mysterious Whisper gives him the Yo-Kai Watch, a device that allows him to see and catch Yo-kai. He begins making friends with the mysterious creatures, including the feline Jibanya, and together they start a journey of supernatural adventure. Yo-Kai Watch has a very similar feel to the other big creature-collection franchise, Pokemon, and is sure to be just as fun.
Images © Vertical Comics and Viz Media respectively.
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About Lori Henderson
Lori Henderson is a mother of two teenage daughters and an avid reader. She blogs about manga at her personal blog Manga Xanadu as well as contributing and editing for Manga Village. She blogs about all things fandom (mainly Doctor Who) at her other personal blog Fangirl Xanadu. She's been at it so for over 5 years now and counting!
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