Shonen Manga Gift Guide

Cool Gifts and Gear For Shonen Manga Fans

Looking for a great gift for a shonen manga fan? Go beyond the graphic novels by giving them the gear to show off their allegiance to their favorite shonen manga series, including crave-able collectibles featuring characters from Bleach, Naruto, One Piece and more.

See more ideas for gifts for and gifts for otaku too. While you're at it, take a peek at these 20 hot gift books for .

Naruto Shippuden: The Movie
Naruto Shippuden: The Movie. © Masashi Kishimoto / Shippuden

Distributor: VIZ Media
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Naruto's grown up, and the stakes have gotten higher as he faces the fearsome Akatsuki and his once friend/now enemy Sasuke and his minions. Experience this feature-length movie in all of its' uncut glory at home, with friends, and as many times as you like once you own this DVD. More »

The Rough Guide to Manga
The Rough Guide to Manga. © Jason S. Yadao / Rough Guides

Author: Jason Yadao
Publisher: Rough Guides
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Get the 411 on the manga with this small but mighty compendium of the history of manga, manhwa and original English manga, including profiles of must-read titles, publishers and resources for more information. More »

Shonen Jump
Shonen Jump. © Stan Lee–POW! Entertainment/Dream Ranch, Hiroyuki Takei/SHUEISHA Inc.

Price: $29.95 / 12 issues
Available from: VIZ Media / Shonen Jump

With action-packed episodes of Bleach, Naruto, One Piece plus articles and game reviews, each issue of will keep the fun coming all year long. More »

Death Note: L Change the World
Death Note: L Change the World. © Tsugumi Ohba, Takeshi Obata, M / Shueisha

Publisher: VIZ Media
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You've read the manga, now go beyond the stories and follow super-sleuth L as he tries to solve his last case. He only has 23 days to live, and only 22 days to save the world from a deadly virus.

Published a deluxe hardcover novel with many thoughtful details including a clear jacket, L: Change the World will give Death Note fans another reason to return to the suspense-filled world of Light and L. More »

Sgt Frog Season 1 DVD
Sgt Frog Season 1 DVD. © Mine Yoshizaki / Kadokawa Shoten, SUNRISE, TV Tokyo, NAS

Distributor: FUNimation
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The wait is over: the anime version of Sgt. Frog is here! Get ready for laughs a-plenty with this fun sci-fi comedy featuring alien frogs bent on conquering the world -- after they finishing cleaning house and building Gundam models, that is. More »

The Art of Street Fighter
The Art of Street Fighter. © CAPCOM

Publisher: Udon Entertainment
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Get ready for some bone-crunching action and dazzling art as Udon and the CAPCOM crew bring you this lavishly illustrated guide to the world of Street Fighter. A great gift for gamers or aspiring manga artists and game designers. More »

Naruto Shippuden: Clash of the Ninja III
Naruto Shippuden: Clash of the Ninja III. © Masashi Kishimoto / Shueisha Inc.

Publisher: Tomy USA
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Take the ninja action to new realms of action as the Naruto Shippuden characters you know and love (and love to fight) are now geared up for the Wii. This latest incarnation of the Clash of the Ninja series includes dynamic gameplay and several new characters that are only included in the U.S. version of the game. More »

The Manga Artist's Workbook
The Manga Artist's Workbook. © Christopher Hart

Author and Artist: Christopher Hart
Publisher: Watson-Guphill
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Help them go from fan to manga creator with this fun and easy-to-use introduction to drawing comics, manga-style. Includes tips and tricks for drawing faces, gestures and action-packed scenes and poses in a try-it-yourself workbook format, complete with tracing paper. More »

Bleach, D-Gray Man and Prince of Tennis 2008 calendars from Akadot
2008 calendars from Akadot. ©

Price: $14.00 to $30.00
Available from: Akadot Retail

It's a poster, it's a calendar, it's 12 posters! Yep, it's an imported calendar from Japan featuring popular anime and manga characters in an wall-size poster format. Akadot has a ton of designs to choose from so you're sure to find one that they'll love. More »

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Bleach T-Shirt

Bleach T-shirt
Bleach T-shirt. © Tite Kubo / Shueisha Inc.

Available from: Right Stuf

Show your allegiance to Bleach with this cool tee featuring Ichigo and friends on a comfy white tee. Heck, it's easier than wearing a hakama or Soul Reaper uniform, right?