Things are about to get really hairy for Hatsumi, as her too-good-to-be-true boyfriend reveals his true colours - and they're a lot worse than she thought Will the unsuspecting Hatsumi wise up in time to escape Azusa's lizardly revenge plot?
Welcome to The World, the most advanced online game ever created. 14-year-old twins Shugo and Rena win a contest that lets them play as legendary hackers' avatars. When a high level monster attacks the Level 1 players as soon as they start, the game's administrators know something is wrong in The World.
Dueling wizards and celestial warriors are featured in these new releases of two wildly popular manga series. Still trapped in the Universe of the Four Gods, Miaka finds and befriends the seven Celestial Warriors. After surviving a shipwreck, Miaka and the warriors of Suzaku find themselves stranded in Nucheng-Kuo -- a female-dominated state where men are the enemy To compound their troubles, Seiryu Celestial Warrior Soi -- master of lightning -- is hunting the party as well.
The ceremony to summon the Suzaku has been ruined by Amiboshi, a Seiryu warrior posing as Chiriko. When hope seems lost, Tai Yi Jun appears from a flame and tells Miaka of the Jewel of the Northern God that may be the key to completing the ceremony. But Miaka also learns that to lure the Suzaku, she must be a virgin. Can she bring herself to sever her relationship with Tamahome? A sweeping saga.... Watase has an excellent grasp of characterization. Wizard magazine
Alice Seno seems like a normal girl in high school. She's a bit shy, she's got a crush on a boy named Ky , and she's got an older sister who is more popular than she is...pretty normal stuff, until Alice has an encounter with a mysterious and magical rabbit girl that changes the course of her life, and Alice is introduced to the sublime power of the Lotis Words.Jealous of Alice and Ky 's feeling for each other, Mayura embraces the forces of the dark nether world she is trapped in and ventures to use the negative power of the Maram Words. Sibling rivalry reaches new heights when the Seno sisters are pitted against each other armed with the power of words
Just when Shuichi Shindou's rock star dreams seem to be coming together, everything falls apart. First, his gifted guitarist Hiro quits the band to concentrate on his studies. Then his new manager wants to take Shuichi off keyboards so all he'll do is sing, and Shuichi finds himself constantly berated by the band's producer.
At the age of 5, Keitaro and his childhood sweetheart promised to meet again as students at Japans most prestigious University. Now 20, he can't pass the exam...or even remember the girls name A fluke job at an all girls dormitory may be his last chance. In the series that inspired the new hit anime with American Pie-style humor, Love Hina proves that love conquers all, even stupidity.
The battle to decide the fate of Meiji-era swordsmanship has begunAction, romance, and historical intrigue help make Nobuhiro Watsuki's Rurouni Kenshin, the tale of a wandering swordsman set against the backdrop of the Meiji Restoration, one of the most popular Shonen Jump titles among fans to date. Himura Kenshin, once an assassin (or hitokiri ) of ferocious power, now fights to protect the honor of those in need. Shinomori Aoshi was once the leader of Edo Castle's elite guard, the Oniwabansh . But with the fighting at an end and the sh gunate overthrown, the brilliant Aoshi and his four most loyal onmitsu, or spies, find themselves without a home or a purpose. When fighting is your life, loyalty to those lost ideals (and to the man who most symbolized them) may be the one thing left. But Megumi's life is at stake, and however sympathetic Kenshin may feel, he will fight on, to the last man if necessary...