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By Patrick Drazen

An up to date examine jap cartoons, and the manga that encouraged them. New chapters on "Fullmetal Alchemist," manga/anime via CLAMP, and Satoshi Kon. It brings enthusiasts brand new on Studio Ghibli video clips after the Academy Award-winning "Spirited Away," new titles like "Negima" and "Ouran highschool Host Club," and leap forward same-sex tales "Gravitation" and "Mother Mary is Watching."

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