VIZ Adds Japanese Sci-Fi Titles
It’s no secret that VIZ’s catalogue is diverse, and truly has something for everyone. Well, continuing along those lines, the release of The Ouroboros Wave and Dragon Sword and Wind Child has just been announced.
With a small, elite list of award-winners, classics, and new work by the hottest young writers, VIZ Media's Haikasoru is the first imprint dedicated to bringing the most compelling Japanese science fiction and fantasy for English-speaking audiences in the US and beyond!
The philosophical hard science fiction THE OURBOROS WAVE takes a look at the humans who have harnessed the power of a black hole (dubbed Kali) and built a society around it... Conflicts simmer between the retrograde humans of Earth and the men & women of the Artificial Accretion Disk Development association, while within Kali lies a mystery that will test everyone...
DRAGON SWORD AND WIND CHILD: SORAIRO MAGATAMA © 1988, 1996, 2005 by Noriko OGIWARA/Tokuma Shoten Illustrations © 2005 by Miho Satake
THE OUROBOROS WAVE © 2002 Jyouji Hayashi Originally published in Japan by Hayakawa Publishing, Inc.