VIZ Media at New York Comic Con!
VIZ Media will be at the New York Comic Con (Jacob Javits Center on February 23-25, 2007). VIZ Media will be at Booth #619. The retail area will offer VIZ Media manga and anime titles, which includes "Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Ginji's Rescue Team." This is the first opportunity to buy the manga before it hit stores on March 6, 2007. A wide variety of other VIZ Media manga titles will also be available for purchase. VIZ Media will also offer opportunities for free gifts including anime and manga novelties, cell phone holders, hats, t-shirts, and more with specific purchases
The VIZ Media Manga Panel will be held on Friday, February 23rd, at 5:00 PM. The Anime Panel will being on Saturday, February 24th, at 3:00 PM. VIZ Media executives are scheduled to participate in a variety of other discussions including panels on on comics publishing, an editors buzz forum, capturing female readers, manga trends, and kid’s comics. Check the VIZ Media booth for the full schedule.
VIZ Media is also a major sponsor of the ICv2 Graphic Novel Conference taking place on February 22nd in Room #1E02 at the Jacob Javits Center. The conference, open to trade for a separate fee (register at www.newyorkcomiccon.com)
, will examine and discuss the exploding growth of the manga and graphic novel genres across North America. Several industry luminaries will participate, including Liza Coppola, Senior Vice President of Marketing for VIZ Media.
"Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Ginji's Rescue Team" - VIZ Media Description
What would you do if you turned into a Pokemon?
Ginji is a regular schoolboy until he wakes up one day as a Torchic!
Before Ginji can figure out how to change back, a friendly Mudkip convinces him to become his partner and form a Rescue Team. Saving adorable Pokemon from disaster is exciting work, but can Ginji save himself? Will he ever be human again? And has his transformation turned the Pokémon world topsy-turvy?
The adventure - and mystery - is on!
The "Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Ginji's Rescue Team" was a six part manga series that was in Nintendo Power from September 2006 through February 2007 (Issue Volumes 207-212).
"Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Ginji's Rescue Team" manga will be released on March 6, 2007.
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