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Archive for October 2008

Ouran Goodness!!

October 28, 2008

If you’re a regular reader of this blog them you’ll know I have a somewhat unhealthy obsession with the comedy anime Ouran High School Host Club! The first half of the series has been officially released as of today in the United States! Woo…..except for all the rest of us in Europe, FUNimation have plans to […]


October 23, 2008

I just received a post into my feedreader from ANN that Yen Press is to be combined with Hachette Book Group’s other endeavour of the Orbit fantasy and science fiction to create a new Orbit division. Although both will remain independent of each other, the only common feature is that they will “combine our efforts in a number of key areas […]

Yen Press

October 18, 2008

Firstly, I thought I would start writing about the smaller publishers of manga before mentioning the more mainstream publishing companies. Yen Press is manga division of the Hachette Book Group USA. It announced at the last ComicCon in July 2008 that it planned to release a monthly magazine, called Yen Plus, featuring some of their titles. The Yen Press has the .us domain […]

Tired but Ouran is here! (A little bit anyway)

October 11, 2008

*Update for all my Irisk and British readers, Ouran has been officially added to the FUNimations UK distribution for 2009. Yay!!* My apologies for my lack of posting recently but all my assignments seem to due all at the same time, much to my annoyance. The work of Classical American Literature essays, sociology of media […]


October 3, 2008

“A game where everyone scores….” As my birthday is quite close to Christmas (yes I know it’s still a bit early to be blogging about Christmas). I rarely get the chance nowadays to spend time at games shops but today my mother suggested to call in and see if there’s anything there that she’ll buy to put under the tree. 🙂 […]