And the winner of the is Olivia!
As the winner, Olivia will be receiving a new copy of the first volume of Yuuki Kodama's Blood Lad as published by Yen Press. For this giveaway, I was interested in learning about people's favorite vampires from manga. Be sure to check out the for all of the details. There was a great turn out and a great variety in the responses-everyone from Hellsing's Alucard and Seras to the half vampire/half were-koala Paifu from Cowa! were mentioned.
AND NOW, HERE IS A SELECT LIST OF MANGA FEATURING VAMPIRES OF DIFFERENT SORTS THAT HAVE BEEN LICENSED IN ENGLISH AT ONE TIME OR ANOTHER:
Blood Honey by Sakyou Yozakura
Blood Sucker: Legend of Zipangu written by Saki Okuse, illustrated by Aki Shimizu
Bloody Kiss by Kazuko Furumiya
Canon by Chika Shiomi
Chibi Vampire by Yuna Kagesaki
Crescent Moon by Haruko Iida
written by Sakae Maeda, illustrated by Kyoko Negishi
written Katsuhiro Otomo, illustrated by Shinji Kimura
Lament of the Lamb by Kei Toume
written by Kyou Shirodaira, illustrated by Yuri Kimura
Trinity Blood by Kiyo Kyujyo
Vampire Game by Judal
Vampire Princess Miyu by Narumi Kakinouchi and Toshiki Hirano
Vassalord by Nanae Chrono
The above list is by no means comprehensive. Vampires are very popular and make frequent appearances in manga; the list could have gone on for quite a while. But, if you're looking for some vampire manga to read, it's probably a pretty decent place to start. Thank you to everyone who shared their favorite manga vampires with me. I hope to see you again for the next giveaway!