Vertical Announces New Manga Titles
Vertical has annoucned that they will be publishing several new titles on the fall of 2007 from Osamu Tezuka, Keiko Takemiya and Kaoru Kurimoto.
October 2007 will see the release of MW(pronounced Mu) by Osamu Tezuka. Retailing for $24.95, MW presents the story of an unlikely union and forbidden love between an amoral banker and a priest beset by guilt after they witness the massacre of a small village and the subsequent cover-up by the government. MW will be rated 16+.
September 2007 will see the publication of Andromeda Stories by Keiko Takemiya(To Terra). Andromeda Stories is a man vs. machine story set in the future of Earth. Humanity’s only hope lies with a pair of twin princes who were separated at birth. Subsequent volumes will appear on bookshelves in December 2007 and Spring of 2008. All volumes will retail for $13.95.
November 2007 will see the publication of the first volume of The Guin Saga Manga: The Seven Magi by Kaoru Kurimoto. Based on the Guin Saga, the three volume series deals with an evil dragon and seven magi. All voluese will retail for $12.95.