Category Archives: KC Updates

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 […]

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 […]

Kodansha Comics summer manga internship

Penguin Random House Publisher Services is seeking two full-time paid interns for summer 2015 to work as part of our Kodansha Comics team at our office in New York City. The interns will perform diverse tasks spanning editorial, production, and marketing, giving them a chance to become familiar with every aspect of how an American […]

Vinland Saga Contest – Win Original Art

Let's cut to the chase: We have three pieces of signed original art by "Vinland Saga" creator Makoto Yukimura.   They depict three characters from the series, Thorfinn, Thorkell, and Askeladd, and bear Mr. Yukimura's signature, seal, and a personal message to his American readers. As incredible as this sounds, we are giving these away. […]

Vinland Saga extras!

As some of you may know, this October we’re releasing Book One of Vinland Saga, the historical action manga by Makoto Yukimura, the artist of Planetes. If you’re not familiar with it, it’s set in medieval England during the Viking invasions, and it follows a band of Viking warriors through an epic story of vengeance, […]