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    Tuesday November 6, 2012
  • Hayao Miyazaki's Epic "Nausicaä" Manga Collected in New Box Set

    Thirteen years of classic Miyazaki set included in new hard cover edition

    Few manga have been released in North America as many times in as many formats and few have been as deserving. Last released in 2004, VIZ Media is bringing renowned anime director Hayao Miyazaki's longest work of manga back into print on November 6th. The seven volumes of Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind are being collected in two new hardcover editions. More after the jump.

  • Saturday May 12, 2012
  • Miyazaki's "Nausicaä" Manga Returns to North America This Fall

    Lengthy manga series to be released in hardcover box set

    Hayao Miyazaki's ecological epic Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind is back in the news thanks to inspiring the monster in the live-action short for Hideaki Anno's tokusatsu exhibit. While the manga version was last printed in North America in 2004, Viz will be bringing the classic back this fall. More after the jump.

  • Friday May 11, 2012
  • Studio Ghibli Teams with Toy Makers on "Nausicaä" Giant God Warrior Figures

    Updated take on weapon from Miyazaki's "Nausicaä" inspires figures

    Spinning out of the Hideaki Anno/Studio Ghibli tokusatsu exhibit, figures makers Max Factory, Kaiyodo, and Good Smile will be making a selection of figures based on the exhibit's updated take on the God Warriors from Miyazaki's Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind. Check them out after the jump.

  • Friday March 23, 2012
  • Gunship from Hayao Miyazaki's "Nausicaä" Reproduced in Legos

    Unique aircraft from proto-Ghibli movie in Lego form

    Hayao Miyazaki's Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind showcased themes with which his later Studio Ghibli work would be associated, especially ecology and flight. Its unique aircraft inspired Lego sculptor John Hall to recreate the movie's gunship. Check out his work after the jump.