"When a group of gamers mistakenly set loose a virtual reality game into the real world, they risk everything to save an existence they always sought to escape."--Page  of cover.
New Graphic Novels
Axcend : the world revolves around you. Volume 1 / Shane Davis, writer, penciller ; Michelle Delecki, inker ; Morry Hollowell, colorist ; Patrick Brosseau, letterer.
Birthright. Volume two, Call to adventure / Joshua Williamson, creator, writer ; Andrei Bressan, creator, artist ; Adriano Lucas, colorist ; Pat Brosseau, letterer ; Michael Williamson, assistant e...
Mikey's return home has divided the Rhodes family in unexpected ways ... just as a new warrior from Terrenos arrives, looking for the father of her child.
Yona of the dawn. 3 / story & art by Mizuho Kusanagi ; English adaptation/Ysabet Reinhardt ; translation/JN Productions.
Mobile suit gundam Thunderbolt. 1 / story and art by Yasuo Ohtagaki ; original concept by Hajime Yatate and Yoshiyuki Tomino ; translation, Joe Yamazaki ; English adaptation, Stan!.
"In the Universal Century year 0079, humanity is divided between Earth and huge space colonies known as Sides. The colony known as Side 3 proclaims independence as the Principality of Zeon, and declares war on the Earth Federation. As the conflict nears the one-year mark, the Earth Federation and the forces of Zeon are locked in a fierce battle for the Thunderbolt Sector, an area of space scarred by the wreckage of destroyed space colonies."--Amazon.
One piece. Opening Speech Vol. 80, Opening speech / story and art by Eiichiro Oda ; translation/Stephen Paul.
Haikyu!! Shonen Jump Manga Edition 5, Inter-High begins! / Haruichi Furdate ; translation, Adrienne Beck.
In this memoir in graphic novel form, the author relates his friendship with an HIV-positive AIDS activist while they were roommates during the filming of the MTV show "Real World: San Francisco". As a speaker and educator, a guest on many talk shows (including Oprah), and when his tragic death received front-page coverage in the press, Pedro taught a generation that AIDS was not a punishment for moral defects or a mere killer that reduced humans to wraiths. Rather, he showed how those afflicted with the disease could live and love nobly with intelligence, humor, and great humanity.
"Richard, the ambitious third son of the House of York, believes he is cursed, damned from birth to eternal darkness. But is it truly fate that sets him on the path to personal destruction? Or his own tormented longings? Based on an early draft of Shakespeare's Richard III, Aya Kanno's dark fantasy finds the man who could be king standing between worlds, between classes, between good and evil. Richard's father, the patriarch of the House of York, seems poised to become king of medieval England during the Wars of the Roses. But just as success appears imminent, he is attacked. Now in the midst of deep despair, Richard acts out in revenge and must face a powerful and beautiful new enemy."-- Amazon.com.
The double life of Miranda Turner. Vol. 1, If you have ghosts / Jamie S. Rich, writer ; George Kambadais, art & colors ; Paulina Ganucheau, colors (chapters 2 & 3) ; Crank!, letterer/book design.
"Miranda Turner never knew her sister, international supermodel Lindy Turner, was also the super-powered crime fighter The Cat. At least not until Lindy appeared in Miranda's bedroom as a ghost, looking for help finding her own murderer. Miranda takes over her sister's secret identity, and if Lindy's spirit can keep her on track, this new Cat might survive long enough to solve the mystery and make the moniker her own" -- provided by publisher.
Kuroko's basketball. 3 & 4 / by Tadatoshi Fujimaki ; translation, Caleb Cook ; touch-up art & lettering, Mark McMurray.
"Seirin High is smashing its way through the Inter-High qualifiers. But to make it to the Finals League, they'll have to win twice in one day!"--Back cover.
Joe is a shy high school student who is relentlessly bullied, and must find comfort in the natural world. Soon however, the story twists into a tale of power and fear complete with visual symbolism and beautiful cartooning. The morally ambiguous ending will keep you thinking long after you close the covers.
Bleach. Volume 8 / story and art by Tite Kubo ; English adaptation, Lance Caselman ; translation, Joe Yamazaki.
Although Ichigo and his friends have returned from their dangerous battle in the Seireitei, Ichigo hides the secret that his inner Hollow is getting more powerful every day.
Zodiac Starforce : by the power of Astra / script by Kevin Panetta ; art, colors, lettering, and cover by Paulina Ganucheau ; color flats by Savanna Ganucheau, Kristen Acampora, and Tabby Freeman.
"They're an elite group of teenage girls with magical powers who have sworn to protect our planet against dark creatures. as long as they can get out of class! Known as the Zodiac Starforce, these high-school girls aren't just combating math tests. They're also battling monsters--not your typical afterschool activity! But when an evil force from another dimension infects team leader Emma, she must work with her team of magically powered friends to save herself--and the world--from the evil Diana and her mean-girl minions! From Kevin Panetta (Bravest Warriors) and Paulina Ganucheau (TMNT: New Animated Adventures, Bravest Warriors), this super-fun and heartfelt story of growing up and friendship--with plenty of magical-girl fighting action--delivers the most exciting new ensemble cast in comics! Collects Zodiac Starforce #1-#4"-- Provided by publisher.
Back to the future. Citizen Brown / adapted by Bob Gale & Erik Burnham ; script by Erik Burnham ; art by Alan Robinson ; colors by Maria Santaolalla ; letters by Shawn Lee.
"Time-traveling into comics directly out of Telltale's 2010 smash-hit episodic video game Back To The Future: The Game! When an empty DeLorean suddenly shows up in 1986. Marty McFly quickly learn that his friend Doctor Emmett "Doc" Brown is stranded in 1931 and possibly in mortal danger. Now it's up to Marty to return to the past to once again save Doc and the time-space continuum! Written by BTTF co-creator Bob Gale and Erik Burnham with art by Alan Robinson,"--page  of cover.