In addition to Christian de Metter’s adaptation of Dennis Lehane’s Shutter Island (see “Shutter Island Graphic Novel”), Tokyopop has announced two other major movie-related graphic novel releases for 2010, The Cabin in the Woods, based on horror film by Joss Whedon due out on February 5th, and Priest: Purgatory, based on the movie starring Paul Bettany that is based on the manhwa by Min-WooHyung.
Tokyopop has also announced four new manga including Ratman, a fascinating Japanese take on the superhero genre from Sekihiko Inui, the creator of Murder Princess and Comic Party. The ongoing 5-volume shonen series, which debuts here in May, features a teenage protagonist who receives some special powers thanks to medical experiments gone awry.
Banquet covers the final nine books of top-selling shojo manga in
In August Tokyopop is releasing .hack//LINK, the latest manga from the popular multi-media .hack property. The story takes place in 2020 some three years after the events of .hack//GU. So far one volume of the ongoing shonen .hack//LINK manga has been released in