VIZ Media on Top of Growing Manga Market

April 2006
Book Publishing Report;4/3/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 13, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the success of VIZ Media in publishing manga comics in the U.S. The company has partnered with Japanese comic publishers Shogakukan and Shueisha to produce graphic novel titles. The company has also merged with ShoPro Entertainment on April of last year. According to ICv2's Milton Griepp, the manga publishing market has increased to about 245 million dollars in 2005.


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