Del Rey Manga has acquired rights to two Kodansha manga series, including one that was published by Tokyopop as recently as April.  Del Rey Manga will release an omnibus edition of Volumes 35 and 36 of Samurai Deeper Kyo in December. Tokyopop published the first 34 volumes, including Volume 34 in April.  There are 38 volumes in Japan.


Del Rey will launch Wild @ Heart, by Natsumi Ando (Kitchen Princess) in January.  This shojo series tells the story of a teenage girl who has to take care of a child her father brings home from the jungle, and help him adapt to urban life after being raised in the jungle.