Category Archives: Blog

Kodansha Comics Gift Guide Part 3: Classics Crusaders

  The Kodansha Comics Gift Guide Are you looking for the perfect gift for your manga loving friends and family? It can be hard to choose in a sea of series, but this year we’ve got you covered with curated selections for everyone on your list! Part III: Classics Crusaders Whatever the tastes of your […]

Kodansha Comics Gift Guide for This Holiday Season!

The Kodansha Comics Gift Guide for 2017 Holiday Season! Are you looking for the perfect gift for your manga loving friends and family? It can be hard to choose in a sea of series, but this year we’ve got you covered with curated selections for everyone on your list! Part I: For Your Favorite Geek […]

Kodansha Comics Gift Guide Part 2: With Manga from Me to You

The Kodansha Comics Gift Guide Are you looking for the perfect gift for your manga loving friends and family? It can be hard to choose in a sea of series, but this year we’ve got you covered with curated selections for everyone on your list! Part II: With Manga from Me to You Working in […]

Kodansha Comics Gift Guide Part 1: For Your Favorite Geek Girl

The Kodansha Comics Gift Guide Are you looking for the perfect gift for your manga loving friends and family? It can be hard to choose in a sea of series, but this year we’ve got you covered with curated selections for everyone on your list! Part I: For Your Favorite Geek Girl Girls and women […]

Tokyo trip: A look at the Sailor Moon exhibit at Roppongi Hills

  A special Sailor Moon exhibit opened at Roppongi Hills in Tokyo on April 16, running through June 19. If you're luck enough to make it there in time, here's sneak peek of what's to come. And if perhaps understandably you can't make it, here's an exclusive glimpse of what's happening! Sailor Moon—which first appeared in Nakayosi magazine from Kodansha […]

Vinland Saga contest: Round 2 of YOUR battles!

  Round 2 of the Vinland Saga contest begins today on our Tumblr! After some clever wins, brutal beatings, and epic fights in Round 1… we can’t wait to see what Round 2 will hold!   For those who missed Round 1, we’re currently holding a contest to win original art by Vinland Saga creator Makoto […]

At last—Attack on Titan 16 on sale now! Special Edition cover by Walking Dead’s Tony Moore

  The wait is over—Attack on Titan volume 16 is on sale now! Links to the print and digital editions here. Or better yet, get the whole package with the Attack on Titan 16 Special Edition with Playing Cards. This exclusive edition features a terrifying exclusive variant dust jacket by Tony Moore​—co-creator of The Walking Dead and the artist […]

Report from Waku Waku +NYC: new release announcements!

Breaking news from Waku Waku +NYC —the new Japanese pop culture festival that launched August 29-30 in New York City:  On the convention floor, at the Kodansha Comics booth, we gave away posters, tattoos, and buttons, and had early copies for sale of LDK 1 Kiss Him, Not Me 1 Ninja Slayer Kills 1 Devil Survivor 1 At our panel […]

Visit: Kodansha Comics Manga Gallery

Post from RICOH THETA. – Spherical Image – RICOH THETA 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 With onsite interactive manga reader presented by […]

J-Pop Summit: Manga x VR

Manga x Virtual Reality August 8 + 9 10:30-8:30 $25 for J-Pop Summit 1-day pass Interactive Pavilion at Fort Mason Center, San Francisco Ready for something completely different? Come to the Interactive Pavilion at Fort Mason to see the first-of-its-kind VR Comic Reader, developed by FOVE in collaboration with Kodansha. Presenting the world’s first eye-tracking virtual reality headset. Look […]