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Make "god of manga" Osamu Tezuka's groundbreaking first adult work available in English once again.
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    $10 in online manga of your choice from Digital Manga and other publishers at eManga.com.

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    The $5 reward PLUS a brand new copy of Swallowing the Earth!

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    The $30 reward PLUS 2 more volumes of manga of your choice! (See the list to the left.)

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    The $30 reward PLUS 5 more volumes of any manga from the list to the left OR a second copy of Swallowing the Earth to share with family, friends or even your local library!

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    Everything in the reward above PLUS a hardcover box set of the COMPLETE original Speed Racer manga in English from DMP Platinum

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    Everything in the reward above PLUS even MORE manga! (Five more volumes of manga from the list of the left, or another copy of Swallowing the Earth!) AND a personal illustrated thank-you note from Digital Manga President Hikaru Sasahara and all of our staff.

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    Everything in the reward above PLUS:
    Five MORE volumes of manga or another copy of Swallowing the Earth (a total of 15 manga from the list to the left or up to three additional copies of STE), AND a copy of Vampire Hunter D novel Vol. 1 SIGNED by legendary Japanese SF/horror author Hideyuki Kikuchi AND a tour of Digital Manga's offices next time you're in the LA area! (Visit includes 1 (one) delicious cookie.)

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    Pledge US$ 155 or more About US$ 155

    Everything in the reward above (even the signed Kikuchi novel!) PLUS:
    Five MORE volumes of manga or another copy of Swallowing the Earth (a total of 20 manga from the list to the left or up to four additional copies of STE), AND a copy of the hardcover Speed Racer manga box set SIGNED by the late Peter Fernandez, beloved voice actor and producer of Speed Racer in America, and author of the forward to this edition!

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    This is it... the "Zephyrus Package," for the ultimate manga fan. It includes everything above and more: $20 to spend on eManga.com, a total of 25 volumes of any manga from the list to the left (or up to five additional copies of STE), signed Vampire Hunter D novel 1, signed Speed Racer, signed Vampire Hunter D manga Vol. 1, a thank-you note from DMP, AND an original Vampire Hunter D manga T-shirt, a tour of the Digital Manga offices next time you're in the Los Angeles area, VIP treatment at ALL future convention events we run -- that means you can cut in line for guest signings and guaranteed front-row seating at our panels! AND most exciting... One Japan-only hardcover full-color Osamu Tezuka art book - Choose either "Romanesque," a beautiful collection of Tezuka's drawings of his female characters - heroines, femmes fatales and more - or "SF Heroes," a dynamic collection of Tezuka's robots, aliens, samurai and more. We have only one copy of each, so these are first come first served!

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