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VIZ Media is an anime and manga distribution company, co-owned by Japanese publishers Shogakukan, its licensing division Shogakukan Productions ([=ShoPro=] for short) and Shueisha. It is a primary distributor of many popular {{shonen}}-oriented manga series (such as ''Manga/DragonBall'', ''Manga/{{Naruto}}'', ''Manga/{{Bleach}}'' and ''Manga/DeathNote''), which have also been serialized in Shueisha's ''Weekly ShonenJump'' manga anthology. It currently publishes an American version of that monthly.

From 2005-09, VIZ also published ''Shojo Beat'', a monthly shojo manga anthology. The folks at Viz also managed to achieve linguistic immortality by coining the term [[TheGlomp "glomp"]] for use as a sound effect in their translations of ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'' and ''UruseiYatsura''.

Not, repeat ''not'', to be confused with British humour anthology comic ''{{Viz}}''.
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!!Shonen Jump (and Shonen Jump Advanced) titles:
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* ''Manga/{{Bakuman}}''
* ''Manga/BlackCat'' (manga)
* ''Manga/{{Bleach}}''
* ''Manga/BlueExorcist'' (manga)
* ''Manga/BoboboBoBoboBo'' (manga)
* ''Manga/BusouRenkin''
* ''Manga/{{Claymore}}'' (manga)
* ''Manga/DeathNote''
* ''Manga/DGrayMan'' (manga)
* ''Manga/DoctorSlump''
* ''Manga/DragonBall'' (manga)
* ''Manga/{{Eyeshield 21}}''
* ''Manga/{{Gintama}}'' (manga)
* ''Manga/HikaruNoGo''
* ''Manga/HoushinEngi''
* ''Manga/HunterXHunter''
* ''Manga/{{Is}}''
* ''Manga/JojosBizarreAdventure''
* ''Manga/KarakuridoujiUltimo''
* ''Manga/KatekyoHitmanReborn''
* ''Manga/{{Kurohime}}''
* ''Manga/LetterBee''
* ''Manga/MuhyoAndRoji''
* ''Manga/{{Naruto}}''
* ''Manga/{{Nisekoi}}''
* ''Manga/{{Nora}}''
* ''Manga/OnePiece'' (manga)
* ''Manga/PrettyFace''
* ''Manga/ThePrinceOfTennis''
* ''Manga/RosarioToVampire''
* ''Anime/RurouniKenshin''
* ''Manga/ShamanKing''
* ''Manga/SlamDunk''
* ''Manga/{{Spriggan}}''
* ''Manga/StrawberryOneHundredPercent''
* ''Manga/{{Toriko}}''
* ''Manga/YuGiOh''
* ''Manga/YuGiOhGX''
* ''Manga/YuGiOhR''
* ''Manga/YuYuHakusho'' (manga)
[[/index]]

!!Shojo/Shojo Beat titles:
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* ''AbsoluteBoyfriend''
* ''Manga/AishiteruzeBaby''
* ''{{Alice 19th}}''
* ''AyashiNoCeres'' (as ''[=Ceres: Celestial Legend=]'')
* ''[[Manga/{{BabyandMe}} Baby & Me]]''
* ''{{Basara}}''
* ''[=B.O.D.Y.=]''
* ''[=Beauty is the Beast=]''
* ''BeautyPop''
* ''Manga/BlackBird''
* ''BokuraGaIta'' (as ''[=We Were There=]'')
* ''CountCain'' (as ''Godchild'')
* ''Crimson Hero''
* ''[=Doubt!!=]''
* ''Manga/FullMoonOSagashite''
* ''[=From Far Away=]''
* ''FushigiYuugi''
* ''[[FushigiYuugiGenbuKaiden Fushigi Yuugi: Genbu Kaiden]]''
* ''HanaYoriDango'' (as ''[=Boys Over Flowers=]'')
* ''HanaKimi''
* ''Manga/HoneyAndClover''
* ''HighSchoolDebut''
* ''Manga/{{Imadoki}}''
* ''Manga/{{ION}}''
* ''Manga/KamisamaKiss''
* ''KazeHikaru''
* ''KimiNiTodoke''
* ''LaCordaDOro''
* ''Manga/LovelyComplex''
* ''Manga/MeruPuri''
* ''Manga/MistressFortune''
* ''Manga/{{Nana}}''
* ''Manga/NatsumesBookOfFriends''
* ''{{Otomen}}''
* ''Manga/OuranHighSchoolHostClub'' (manga)
* ''[=Red River=]''
* ''Manga/SandChronicles'' (Sunadokei)
* ''ShinshiDoumeiCross''
* ''[[Manga/SkipBeat Skip-Beat]]!''
* ''[=St. Dragon Girl=]''
* ''Manga/SteppingOnRoses'' (''Hadashi de Bara wo Fume'')
* ''TailOfTheMoon''
* ''TimeStrangerKyoko''
* ''Manga/UltraManiac''
* ''Manga/VampireKnight''
[[/index]]

!!Other anime and manga released by Viz Media include:
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* ''Manga/TwentiethCenturyBoys''
* ''[[Manga/ArataKangatari Arata: The Legend]]''
* ''Manga/{{Area 88}}'' (manga); along with ''Mai The Psychic Girl'' and ''The Legend of Kamui'', the first manga from Viz stateside.
* ''Manga/{{Bastard}}''
* ''Anime/TheBigO'' (manga)
* ''[[{{Guyver}} Bio Boosted Armor Guyver]]'' (mostly as a tie-in to the live-action movies back in the 90s; the source of "Reichmann Gyro" as an alternate name for Richard Guyot)
* ''Manga/BloodLad'' (anime)
* ''VideoGame/BlueDragon'' ([[TheAnimeOfTheGame anime]])
* ''{{Bokurano}}'' (manga, released online as ''Bokurano: Ours'')
* ''Manga/ChocoMimi''
* ''Manga/DeadmanWonderland'' (manga; originally owned by Tokyopop)
* ''Manga/DetectiveConan'' (manga; as ''CaseClosed'')
* ''Manga/DetroitMetalCity'' (manga)
* ''Manga/DogsBulletsAndCarnage''
* ''The DriftingClassroom''
* ''Eagle: The Making Of An Asian-American President''
* ''Anime/ElHazardTheMagnificentWorld'' (manga)
* ''Manga/ExcelSaga'' (manga)
* ''VideoGame/FatalFury'' (TheMovie and the {{OVA}}s)
* ''Manga/FlameOfRecca'' (manga)
* ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist'' (manga)
* ''Manga/{{Golgo 13}}''
* ''{{Grey}}'' (manga and the ''Digital Target'' OVA)
* ''Manga/{{Gunnm}}'' (''Battle Angel Alita'') (manga, including ''Last Order'' and spinoff ''Ashen Victor'')
* ''Manga/HayateTheCombatButler'' (manga)
* ''Manga/IkigamiTheUltimateLimit''
* ''Manga/InuYasha''
* ''{{Jormungand}}''
* ''Anime/{{K}}''
* ''Manga/{{Kekkaishi}}''
* ''KeyTheMetalIdol''
* ''KokoWaGreenwood'' (As ''[=Here is Greenwood=]'')
* ''TheLawOfUeki''
* ''Manga/TheLegendOfZelda'' (manga)
* ''Manga/{{Loveless}}'' (manga; license formerly held by TokyoPop)
* ''{{MAR}}''
* ''MaisonIkkoku''
* ''Manga/MagiLabyrinthOfMagic'' (manga)
* ''Manga/MarchStory''
* ''Anime/MegaManNTWarrior''
* ''Manga/{{Monster}}''
* ''NausicaaOfTheValleyOfTheWind'' (manga)
* ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'' (manga)
* ''Manga/OgreSlayer'' (''Onikirimaru'')
* ''PleaseSaveMyEarth''
* ''Anime/{{Pokemon}}'' (licensed by Pokémon USA)
** ''Manga/PokemonDiamondAndPearlAdventure''
** ''Manga/PokemonSpecial''
* ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf''
* ''[[Anime/ReadOrDie Read or Die and Read or Dream]]'' (manga)
* ''[=Real=]''
* ''Anime/RevolutionaryGirlUtena'' (manga)
* ''Manga/{{Rinne}}''
* ''Ristorante Paradiso''
* ''Manga/{{Sanctuary}}'' (manga, anime OVA, live-action film)
* ''LightNovel/ShakuganNoShana'' (manga, {{light novels}})
* ''SilentMoebius'' (manga)
* ''Anime/SuiseiNoGargantia''
* ''[=Switch=]''
* ''TekkonKinkreet'' (manga)
* ''TenchiMuyo'' (manga)
* ''Manga/TenjhoTenge'' (manga; license formerly held by CMX)
* ''TenshiNaKonamaiki'' (manga; as ''Cheeky Angel'')
* ''[[TheyWereEleven They Were 11]]''
* ''Anime/TigerAndBunny''
* ''UruseiYatsura'' (manga)
* ''Vagabond''
* ''Manga/VideoGirlAi''
* ''{{Vocaloid}}'' merchandise
* ''{{X1999}}'' (manga)
* ''[[YakitateJapan Yakitate!! Japan]]'' (manga)
* ''YamiNoMatsuei'' (as ''[=Descendants of Darkness=]'')
[[/index]]
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