New Manga Publisher Denpa Books Has First Releases to Preorder

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New manga publisher Denpa Books will be putting out its first two titles this year, and they’re now available to preorder at Both are due out November 22.

Inside Mari volume 1

Inside Mari volume 1 by Shuzo Oshimi (Happiness, The Flowers of Evil) is $12.95 for 192 pages. It’s a body-swap story.

College dropout Isao Komori wakes up one morning to find himself in the body of a high school girl. How did this happen and what happened to the girl whose body his is possessing?

Pez by Hiroyuki Asada

Pez by Hiroyuki Asada (Tegami Bachi) is 72 color pages for $24.95.

In this full-color collection set in a post-apocalyptic world, Pez and Decosuke cross this now desolate landscape searching for signs of life. Along the way, they experience a number of moments that remind them of what it meant to be alive and why their lives are so precious. Previously published in pages of the legendary ROBOT anthology, this is the definitive release of this short series.

The books are also available to order from your local comic shop in the current Previews catalog. Inside Mari volume 1 is Diamond code SEP18 2236, while Pez is SEP18 2237.

They can also be ordered from online retailer RightStuf, and the publisher is looking to add more retailers in future.

(While researching, I discovered that “denpa” basically means crazy person, someone who hears voices or has delusions. What a great title!)

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