Author Archives: Lori Henderson

About Lori Henderson

Lori Henderson is the writer and reviewer for the manga blog, Manga Xanadu. She also keeps a personal blog at Fangirl Xanadu, and a writing blog at Muse of Xanadu. She contributes to the Good Comics for Kids blog at School Library Journal. As the mother of two teen daughters, she needs all the escape she can get, which reading and writing about manga gives her.
Manga at Anime Expo 2015 Part 1
July 10, 2015

Manga at Anime Expo 2015 Part 1

Anime Expo occurred over the Fourth of July weekend at the Los Angeles Convention Center, and there were certainly a …Read the Rest

This Week’s Manga: What Did You Read Yesterday?
July 8, 2015

This Week’s Manga: What Did You Read Yesterday?

The week of San Diego Comic Con is usually a slow and sparse one, but this week is ripe with …Read the Rest

Persona 4 Main Manga Licensed by Udon Entertainment
July 7, 2015

Persona 4 Main Manga Licensed by Udon Entertainment

Persona is a video game franchise that has built quite a following here in the west. It has also received …Read the Rest

PR: Viz Media’s Panels and Booth Activities for SDCC 2015
July 6, 2015

PR: Viz Media’s Panels and Booth Activities for SDCC 2015

Didn’t I just write about this last week? Oh, wait, that was for Anime Expo! SDCC usually doesn’t come this …Read the Rest

PR: Viz Media to Bring Ultraman Manga Creators to SDCC 2015
July 6, 2015

PR: Viz Media to Bring Ultraman Manga Creators to SDCC 2015

When Viz Media announced the license of the new Ultraman manga, it was a big deal by itself. But this …Read the Rest

Weekly Top Ten – July 4, 2015
July 5, 2015

Weekly Top Ten – July 4, 2015

Every week, the New York Times and Amazon posts the top ten bestselling books. The New York Times gets their …Read the Rest

Prophecy Volume 2
July 3, 2015

Prophecy Volume 2

As Paperboy starts to issue video warnings of crimes they plan to commit against ever-larger targets of internet outrage, Lieutenant …Read the Rest

This Week’s Manga: 2×4
July 1, 2015

This Week’s Manga: 2×4

It’s like Noah’s Ark this week, as publishers march out their new releases 2×2 just before Anime Expo. Kodansha Comics …Read the Rest

Shigeru Mizuki’s Kitaro Returns with 7 More Volumes
June 30, 2015

Shigeru Mizuki’s Kitaro Returns with 7 More Volumes

Back in 2013, Drawn and Quarterly introduced Western readers to Kitaro, a yokai boy who grew up in a grave …Read the Rest

PR: Viz Media’s Panels and Booth Activities for Anime Expo 2015
June 29, 2015

PR: Viz Media’s Panels and Booth Activities for Anime Expo 2015

It’s the 4th of July next week, so that means just one thing; it’s time for Anime Expo! I’ve never …Read the Rest

PR: Twin Star Exorcists From Viz Media to Debut
June 29, 2015

PR: Twin Star Exorcists From Viz Media to Debut

Despite my growing finickiness with shonen titles, this one sounds like it might be fun. I naturally gravitate toward supernatural …Read the Rest

Weekly Top Ten – June 27, 2015
June 28, 2015

Weekly Top Ten – June 27, 2015

Every week, the New York Times and Amazon posts the top ten bestselling books. The New York Times gets their …Read the Rest

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