Our Top 7 Vampire Guys

One of anime’s favorite supernatural figures is the vampire- the (typically) charming and blood-loving undead being that hates garlic and sunlight. SERVAMP, which is chock full of the cutest vampires we’ve seen in awhile, is coming out to Blu-ray/DVD this October, so we’re devoting a listicle to our favorite anime vampires! Check it out below. […]

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Hot summer, hot reading from VERTICAL!

It’s June and now the summer is really getting started! Time for the beach, the pool, some quiet reading in the shade – and some of the best that Vertical has to offer. The month is bookended by the release … Continue reading

April Showers mean more Vertical Reading Hours

New Releases Ajin: Demi-Human, 09 by Gamon Sakurai Devils’ Line, 07 by Ryo Hanada Tokyo ESP, 08 by Hajime Segawa Immortal Hounds, 04 by Ryo Yasohachi April is a month of transition. With it comes spring showers, warmer longer days, … Continue reading

MY PATHETIC VAMPIRE LIFE, volume 2Story and art by: Ishikawa…


Story and art by: Ishikawa Rose
MSRP: $12.99
Release date: February 7, 2017


The sullen vampire Koide-kun may now be a member of the cool
guys’ clique, but he’s still got plenty of problems to deal with. Not only have
the girls uncovered his true nature, but a trip to the graveyard leaves him at
odds with the very people he’s been trying to impress…the in-crowd! There may
still be a chance to prove himself, however, at the upcoming school cultural
festival. Is there any hope left for a depressive vampire who gets everything
wrong no matter how hard he tries?

Say Farewell to 2016 with Vertical

New Releases BLAME!, 02 by Tsutomu Nihei Mysterious Girlfriend X, 04 by Riichi Ueshiba The Complete Chi’s Sweet Home, 04 by Konami Kanata Devils’ Line, 04 by Ryo Hanada As 2016 comes to a close, some of us in the … Continue reading

You’re Gonna Fall for These Hits

So Much Manga to Choose From… Two months worth of manga to cover, so let’s get going… New Releases Witchcraft Works, 09 by Ryu Mizunagi Wolfsmund, 07 by Mitsuhisa Kuji Tokyo ESP, 06 by Hajime Segawa To the Abandoned Sacred … Continue reading

Summer Reading – George RR Martin’s Fevre Dream

We continue our series of articles with some of Avatar’s best collections to take with you on a trip to the beach or local pool.  Today we are revisiting George RR Martin’s classic period piece about vampires in Mississippi.  Set … Continue reading