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    Default "Batman: The Jiro Kuwata Batmanga" Heads to DC Digital First

    Jiro Kuwata's 1960s Batman manga series will debut as a DC Comics Digital First series on July 5, and collected into paperback later in 2014.


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    Awesome. I've only read a tiny sampling of the Bat-Manga, but I'll certainly check this out.
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    Excellent! Very much looking forward to this. Oh and I love your avatar too. Nicely done.
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    Can NOT fault DC for doing this. Very cool.

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    I am excited for this.
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    I have a copy of the hardcover book from 2008/2009 (not sure). I'm going to wait for a collected edition of the new releases. Glad to see the whole thing finally coming out

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    Oh yes, this is great news. A very good manga, especially notable because of its vintage. I'm especially happy they managed to find the rest of the missing strips.

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    I hope they release this in manga digest format and sell it in the manga section of Barnes and Noble.

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    Awesome!!!

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    this is excellent news. i have the paperback of the Chip Kidd Bat-Manga collection and have been dying to read the entire run.

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    How many of the stories in Kidd's book are complete vs. few page fragments? This comic looks really cool, but I kinda dig the vintage paper texture and all those photos of crazy merchandise and promotional art that I've glimpsed in the Kidd book.

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