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  • Wizard Entertainment ended its anime and manga magazine, Anime Insider, after eight years of publication. R.I.P. Anime Insider (2001-2009.)
  • A flyer announced new manga for Shin Strike Witches, CANAAN, Shin Koihime†Musō, G-Senjō no Maō, Summer Wars Gaiden, Angel Magister, and Valkyrie Complex premiering this July in Kadokawa Shoten‘s Comp Ace.
  • Studio Fantasia made an announcement on their blog that their next anime project was green-lit. There are no further details. Someone call it!
  • A promotional video is streaming for Sora no Manimani on the official website. The anime series is based on the manga of the same name by Mami Kashiwabara.
  • The anime adaptation for Natsume Ono‘s Ristorante Paradiso‘s promotional video is being streamed at its official website.
  • A second promotional video is up at the official website for Saki, a high-school mahjong anime.
  • The mangaka creator of The Law Of Ueki is launching a new ping pong manga series called Takkoku!!! in Shogakukan‘s monthly Shonen Sunday Super Zōkan spinoff magazine in April.
  • My Sweet Sunday, a one-shot collaboration between popular mangaka creators Rumiko Takahashi and Mitsuru Adachi, was posted on Shogakukan’s website to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine.
  • A promotional video is streaming on the website for Hayate The Combat Butler!!‘s second season and it premieres April 3rd.
  • Ryuuji and Taiga artwork courtesy of 美月めいあ on pixiv (account needed to access)

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    March 28, 2009 at 5:51 am Comments (28)

    Spice and Wolf – 13 (END)

    March 25, 2008 at 8:13 pm Comments (73)

    Spice and Wolf – 12

    Summary:
    On the morning of their journey, Lawrence introduces Nora to a man named Liebert from the Remerio company who will be accompanying them.

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    March 18, 2008 at 3:12 pm Comments (26)

    Spice and Wolf – 11

    Summary:
    Having only been able to collect a small amount of money, Lawrence returns to the inn and finds Horo already asleep.

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    March 11, 2008 at 7:20 pm Comments (28)

    Spice and Wolf – 10

    Summary:
    While getting some paperwork done at the trading company, Lawrence inquires about anyone wanting to go to the town of Ramtora.

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    March 4, 2008 at 8:21 pm Comments (40)

    Spice and Wolf – 09

    >Summary:
    After the shepherd says some words of prayer for Lawrence’s safety, he tips her with a coin and gets ready to go back on his way, but the girl stops him to ask about him hearing of rumors about wolves.

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    February 26, 2008 at 7:43 pm Comments (33)

    Spice and Wolf – 08

    Summary:
    In a tavern, Lawrence and Horo find themselves hearing about a magician who’s supposedly attacking travelers by summoning wolves on a detour road to the city of Rubinhaigen.

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    February 19, 2008 at 8:14 pm Comments (50)

    Spice and Wolf – 06

    Summary:
    As she moves through the sewers with Lawrence, Horo hears the sounds of their Medio pursuers coming after them.

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    February 12, 2008 at 8:15 pm Comments (54)

    Spice and Wolf – 05

    Summary:
    Having received the letter with wolf hair inside from the Medio company, Marlhait realizes that they’re being presented with a threat to take Horo to the church.

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    February 5, 2008 at 9:03 pm Comments (38)

    Spice and Wolf – 04

    Summary:
    Lawrence and Horo meet with Zeren again, but this time, they’re under watch by someone from Milone trading company.

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    January 29, 2008 at 4:59 pm Comments (58)

    Spice and Wolf – 03

    Summary:
    On their way into the port of Pattsio, Lawrence wonders if it’s okay for Horo not to hide her face because people might know about her human form.

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    January 22, 2008 at 8:18 pm Comments (32)

    Spice and Wolf – 02

    Summary:
    As she travels with Lawrence, Horo brags about her ears and tail, though she ends up finding a flea.

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    January 15, 2008 at 5:31 pm Comments (43)

    Spice and Wolf – 01

    Summary:
    Craft Lawrence, a traveling merchant, is returning from selling salt to a remote village where he got furs in exchange, though he also happens to have with him a sheaf of wheat.

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    January 8, 2008 at 5:58 pm Comments (63)