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Jumbor Resuming Sets Interesting Precedent

1 by / on January 17, 2010, 9:46 am / in Articles, Jump, Ultra Jump

Juuki Ningen Jumbor, a short-lived Weekly Shonen Jump series from 2007, is set to resume in Issue #03 (2/19) of Ultra Jump. The series title will be shortened to Jumbor for its upcoming run. Much in the same way that Basquash! bizarrely appropriates basketball, Jumbor is a shonen/mecha hybrid heavily influenced by concepts and designs from construction machinery. The series […]

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Weekly Power Rankings – 1/3 – 1/9

2 by / on January 13, 2010, 7:38 am / in Power Rankings
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Ane Doki to End

1 by / on January 11, 2010, 12:22 am / in Articles, Jump

Early reports indicate that Kawashita Mizuki’s Ane Doki, which began running in July 2009, is set to end in Shonen Jump Issue #07 (1/18). Kawashita is best known for her previous work, Ichigo 100%, which ran from 2002 to 2005 and received several anime adaptations, and Hatsukoi Limited (2007-2008), which received an anime adaptation last year. Ane Doki has struggled […]

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Weekly Power Rankings – 12/27 – 1/2

0 by / on January 6, 2010, 10:50 pm / in Power Rankings
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Launch!

0 by / on January 6, 2010, 5:46 am / in Website News

Welcome to Shonen Beam! This is only a soft launch of the site, so no fanfare or anything special. We’ll build content from here, so bookmark us, follow us on twitter, and check back later.

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