Viz Media has been announcing and releasing information about a whole slate of exciting new projects recently, featuring such well-known properties as Naruto, Voltron, D.Gray-Man, Pokémon, and the Mr. Men franchise. Among the highlights:
* The North American manga publisher will release original graphic novels based on Voltron Force.
* Naruto: The Official Character Data Book will ship January 2012.
* D.Gray-Man Illustrations ships December 2011; the book will include a double-sided poster and an interview between D.Gray-Man creator Katsura Hoshino and two of her manga influences, Takeshi Obata and Osamu Akimoto.
* Viz will be publishing the Pokémon Black and White manga series.
* And the popular Mr. Men and Little Miss franchise will also get the manga treatment.
Source: Anime News Network