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Opening Aug 7: Kodansha Comics Manga Gallery

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Welcome to the Kodansha Comics Manga Gallery! Full schedule of Kodansha Comics events at J-Pop Summit in San Francisco Pop-up location: DG717 Gallery 717 Market Street San Francisco, California August 7-9 10-6 daily free and open to the public Online location: coming soon right here at kodanshacomics.com Featuring artwork from the pages of Ajin, Akira, […]

Walking Dead’s Tony Moore Draws Attack on Titan 16 Cover

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New York, NY(July 14, 2015) – At their panel at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend, Kodansha Comics announced exclusive special edition packages for  Attack on Titan volumes 16 and 17. The Attack on Titan 16 Special Edition with Playing Cards will feature original art by Tony Moore—co-creator of The Walking Dead and the artist behind […]

2016: Queen Emeraldas, Forget Me Not, and Complex Age

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NEW YORK, NY (July 27, 2015) – At their panel at Otakon this weekend, Kodansha Comics announced they will publish the classic Queen Emeraldas from the legendary creator Leiji Matsumoto, the popular romance series Forget Me Not, as well as the cosplay manga Complex Age. Beginning in July 2016, Kodansha will publish the 1978 space opera Queen Emeraldas in its first-ever English release. […]

Comin’ Soon: #CaptureTheTitan in SF

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  “I captured a Colossal Titan Head!” August 8 + 9 10:30-8:30 $25 for J-Pop Summit 1-day pass Interactive Pavilion at Fort Mason Center, San Francisco Yes, for real. They found a Colossal Titan head at Fort Mason.  Come capture Attack on Titan in a whole new way using Ricoh’s groundbreaking spherical Theta camera that takes […]

Anime: Space Brothers #0 trailer

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The anime based on the Kodansha manga is screening at the Japan Film Festival of San Francisco! Space Brothers #0 Sunday, August 9 noon $13~ New People Cinema 1746 Post Street, San Francisco Space Brothers #0 is a great introduction to the TV anime series Space Brothers (Sentai Filmworks) based on the popular manga by […]

Kodansha Comics at J-Pop Summit Aug 7-9: Full Schedule of Events

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Kodansha Comics is excited to bring the manga world to this year’s J-Pop Summit, San Francisco’s premier citywide Japanese pop-culture event. Here’s a list of our events: ♦ Kodansha Comics Manga Gallery August 7 thru 9 10-6 daily free and open to the public DG717 Gallery 717 Market Street, San Francisco Interactive pop-up manga gallery […]

Kodansha Launches New Series From Creator of Oh My Goddess!

New York, NY (July 14, 2015) – At their panel at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend, Kodansha Comics announced English editions of a new series from creator Kosuke Fujishima, Paradise Residence. Paradise Residence is a new manga from the creator of Oh My Goddess! and You’re Under Arrest,  Kosuke Fujishima. It follows Hatsune Takanashi—a clumsy […]

Get the Yamada-Kun App for Miki Yoshikawa’s Appearance at Anime Expo

Hit Manga and Anime on Crunchyroll Gets iOS App with Manga, Messages & Animated Autograph from the Author San Francisco, Calif. (July 2, 2015)—Kodansha Comics just released a special Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches iOS app, with graphic-novel volumes of the manga, special messages from author-artist Miki Yoshikawa, and her animated virtual autograph, to celebrate her […]

Fairy Tail: Master’s Edition to Debut This October

New York, New York (May 15, 2015) – Kodansha Comics is excited to announce the Fairy Tail: Master’s Edition! In the vein of the popular Attack on Titan: Colossal Edition, the Master’s Edition will collect the first five volumes of the hit manga in an enormous size on high-quality paper. Fairy Tail is the critically acclaimed pop culture sensation […]