Negima! Omnibus 1
Magister Negi Magi
By Ken Akamatsu
(Kodansha Comics, Paperback, 9781935429623, 576pp.)
Publication Date: June 14, 2011
Categories: Manga - General
Negima! Omnibus 1 contains volumes 1-3 of Negima! Follow the adventures of Negi Springfield, a fresh magic academy graduate, as he starts his new job as a teacher at an all-girls high school. Can he balance his teaching duties while pursuing his dream to become a great wizard like his father?
KEN AKAMATSU is the best-selling creator of Love Hina, one of the most popular manga series in America. It was selected by Kodansha for their prestigious "Manga of the Year" award. Love Hina has been converted into an anime series that is popular in both the United States and Japan. Akamatsu lives in Tokyo but recently traveled to the United States to attend a fan convention and meet U.S. fans of his work. The author lives in Tokyo, Japan.
• "Highly recommended, not just because it's another fine effort from Ken Akamatsu, but also because of the inspired translation and excellent handling of sound effects." --NewType magazine
• "Filled with the slapstick fan service and romantic comedy elements which have made Love Hina such a hit. --ICV2.com (comics industry website/newsletter)