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    Thursday, July 21, 2016
    - Weekly Shonen Jump Podcast Panel | 10:00am - 11:00am
    The U.S. editors of Weekly Shonen Jump will be making announcements, discussing SJ manga, and probably making fun of each other. And they'll be asking you what you think about various SJ topics. It'll all be recorded for the famous SJ Podcast! Plus, trivia and cool prizes!
    - Viz Media | 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Come party with VIZ Media! And by party, we mean sit in a chair and listen to thrilling tales of upcoming releases and other Earth-shattering announcements from North America's largest distributor of manga and anime! VIZ Media has brought you thousands of your favorite titles, including huge hits like Naruto, Death Note, Sailor Moon, Ranma 1⁄2, Tokyo Ghoul, One-Punch Man and more! Warning: panel may include trivia, prizes, yelling, and probably some clapping.
    Saturday, July 23, 2016
    - Spotlight on Pokémon Adventures Creators | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    The creative team behind VIZ Media's Pokémon Adventures manga, Hidenori Kusaka (writer) and Satoshi Yamamoto (artist), will lead this special panel presentation. Attendees will be treated to a sneak peek into this duo's unique working relationship and some insight into the process behind the creation of the bestselling manga based on the blockbuster Pokémon video games. Attendees will receive a limited-edition poster.
    Sunday, July 24, 2016
    - Sailor Moon | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    VIZ Media is releasing the 200-episode classic Sailor Moon series for the first time on Blu-ray, with an all-new completely uncut and uncensored English dub. Members of the VIZ Animation team describe all the ins and outs of the production of this legendary anime series as well as news about the all new series Sailor Moon Crystal!

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    via PR...

    Visit VIZ Media at 2016 Comic-Con International Booth #2813


    Welcome POKةMON ADVENTURES Manga Creators
    Hidenori Kusaka And Satoshi Yamamoto, As Well As The Senior Game Designer Of MAGIC: THE GATHERING And
    The Creator Of BEE AND PUPPYCAT

    San Francisco, CA, July 14, 2016 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, has detailed a wide range of events and fun activities featuring special Guests of Honor as well a diverse collection of exclusive products available for purchase at the 2016 Comic-Con International.

    Comic-Con International is one of the nation’s largest comic book, science fiction and pop culture events, and will take place July 20th–24th at the San Diego Convention Center, in San Diego, CA. VIZ Media will be located in Booth 2813. Complete details on Comic-Con are available at: www.comic-con.org.

    This year, VIZ Media proudly welcomes the creators of the famed POKةMON ADVENTURES manga series – Hidenori Kusaka and Satoshi Yamamoto – for their first professional appearance in North America. The pair are scheduled to meet fans for multiple autograph sessions and also will participate in a POKةMON panel event alongside the VIZ Media series editors.

    Also catch special signing sessions featuring James Wyatt, the Senior Game Designer for Magic: The Gathering and writer of VIZ Media’s acclaimed THE ART OF MAGIC: THE GATHERING books, as well as Natasha Allegri, the creator of BEE AND PUPPYCAT, who will appear to sign copies of the pre-release edition of the upcoming EASY EATS: A BEE AND PUPPYCAT COOKBOOK, set to debut later this summer by VIZ Media.
    VIZ Media 2016 Comic-Con International Events

    Thursday, July 21st

    10:00am – 11:00pm WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP Panel / Podcast Event
    (Room 5AB)
    Grab a seat and soak up rays of Shonen Jump goodness! Don’t miss exciting announcements, exclusive first looks, and a chance to win amazing prizes. It'll all be recorded for the famous SJ Podcast!

    4:00pm – 5:00pm VIZ Media Official Panel
    (Room 7AB)
    Come party with VIZ Media! Learn about the upcoming releases and other announcements from North America's largest distributor of manga and anime!

    Saturday, July 23rd

    1:00pm – 2:00pm Spotlight on POKةMON ADVENTURES Creators
    (Horton Grand Theatre)
    The creative team behind VIZ Media's POKةMON ADVENTURES manga, Hidenori Kusaka (writer) and Satoshi Yamamoto (artist), will lead this special ticketed panel presentation. Attendees will receive a limited edition poster. Pairs of tickets for this exclusive event will be distributed from the Sails Pavilion starting at 9:00am Saturday morning.

    3:00pm – 4:00pm POKةMON ADVENTURES Creators Signing Session
    (Sails Pavilion AA07)
    Meet writer Hidenori Kusaka and artist Satoshi Yamamoto, the creators behind the POKةMON ADVENTURES manga! All attendees at this signing session will receive a personalized shikishi art board! Please pick up a ticket from the Sails Pavilion starting at 9:00am Saturday morning.

    10:00am – 6:00pm WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP Meet-Up
    (5th Avenue Landing)
    Don’t miss a special chance to meet fellow fans in this ultimate meet up for everything SHONEN JUMP! Discuss your favorite manga and characters with the Jump team, grab exclusive items, or just come by and say hi!

    Sunday, July 24th

    1:00pm – 2:00pm SAILOR MOON Official Panel
    (Room 6A)
    Join members of the VIZ Animation team for a presentation on all the ins and outs of the production of this legendary anime series as well as get news about the all new series, SAILOR MOON CRYSTAL!

    Other fun activities taking place at the VIZ Media booth will include:

    · Creator In-Booth Signing Sessions
    o James Wyatt, Thursday, July 21st, 11:00am, and Friday, July 22nd, 2:30pm
    o Natasha Allegri, Thursday, July 21st, 4:00pm, and Friday, July 22nd, 11am
    o Hidenori Kusaka and Satoshi Yamamoto, Sunday, July 24th, 1:00pm
    · VIZ Media 30th Anniversary Shikishi and Retrospective Displays
    The booth will feature over 70 pieces of original art from legendary manga artists joining our celebration, as well as items from VIZ Media’s archives illustrating highlights from the company’s history!
    · VIZ Media 30th Anniversary Prize Wheel
    Celebrate VIZ Media’s 30th Anniversary and try your luck at our prize wheel for a chance to win exclusive goodies!
    · SAILOR MOON Tiara Giveaway
    Become a Guardian of Love and Justice with a special SAILOR MOON S tiara!
    · Poster Giveaway
    Get a MY HERO ACADEMIA, TOKYO GHOUL or POKةMON ADVENTURES poster at the VIZ Media booth!

    Please check the daily booth schedule for activity times, as well as for additional manga samplers and freebies!

    The VIZ Media booth retail area will offer a variety of must-have 2016 Comic-Con International exclusives, presale items, and more, including:

    · By VIZ Media Special Guests:
    o POKةMON X•Y Vols. 1-3 Bundle: $10
    o EASY EATS: A BEE AND PUPPYCAT COOKBOOK – $17 (Pre-release!)
    o THE ART OF MAGIC: THE GATHERING – INNISTRAD: $30 (each purchase comes with a con-exclusive poster!)
    · ONE PIECE Limited Edition Full-Color Framed Replicas: $230
    · Manga Replicas (black & white) Direct From Japan
    o TOKYO GHOUL - $15
    o ONE-PUNCH MAN - $15
    · YONA OF THE DAWN – Vol. 1: $10
    o Get a copy at the booth before the official August 2016 release date!
    · WEEKLY SHONEN JUMP Premium Annual Digital Subscription: $30
    o Includes YU-GI-OH! card “Number S0: Utopic ZEXAL” and an exclusive Weekly Shonen Jump T-shirt
    · ONE-PUNCH MAN Three Punches For Charity Posters: $10 ea
    o Featuring three exclusive designs, all profits will go to Japan Tohoku and Kumamoto earthquake reconstruction-related charities
    · SAILOR MOON S T-Shirt: $15
    o A convention exclusive design featuring all of the Guardians' symbols
    · SAILOR MOON CRYSTAL Season 1 Set 1 Combo Pack: $65
    o Preorder the home media debut and have it mailed as soon as it releases on August 16th
    o Receive a special limited Edition SAILOR MOON Suncatcher as a free gift with at-show purchase
    · SAILOR MOON S (Season 3) Limited Edition Combo Pack: $65
    o Preorder the home media debut and have it mailed as soon as it releases in November 2016
    o Receive a special limited edition SAILOR MOON S collectible coin as a free gift with at-show purchase
    · Summer 2016 exclusive gift with any purchase at the booth - Limited Edition VIZ Media tote bags featuring favorite characters and offered in 2 different designs

    For additional information on anime and manga titles distributed and published by VIZ Media, please visit www.VIZ.com.


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      Announcement! Princess Mononoke art book coming soon! #VIZ30 #SDCC16
      https://twitter.com/VIZMedia/status/756266974292811776 (The Water Dragon's Bride)
      Announcemen: New shojo title coming soon! #VIZ30 #SDCC16
      Revolutionary Girl Utena coming Spring 2017! All manga collected in 2 volumes! Got some fans in the audience here at #SDCC16 #VIZ30
      Announcement: RWBY books coming soon! #SDCC16 #VIZ30

      Viz Media to Publish Astra Lost in Space Manga by Sket Dance's Shinohara Online
      posted on 2016-07-21 13:36 EDT

      Manga will be available for free

      Viz Media announced during its Weekly Shonen Jump panel at Comic-Con International on Thursday that it will publish Kento Shinohara's Astra Lost in Space manga online for free. The manga will be available "soon."


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        Time to clear up a little Toonami mystery. We're proud to announce the newest show joining our anime block: JoJo's Bizarre Adventure!


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          VIZ Media SDCC 2016 Panel (video)


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