Category Archives: KC Updates

What’s Happening at New York Comic Con?


Look for Kodansha Comics at NYCC—right here in our hometown! Here's a list of everything that we’ll be up to: Check out just what it was we announced Thursday at The Biggest Attack on Titan Manga Announcement Ever.  Kodansha Comics Panel Sat Oct 10 | 12:15-1:15 | Room 1A01 In a special treat, Noragami: Stray God editor Yohei […]

We’re on comiXology now! Plus—an update on all our digital releases


ComiXology, the cloud-based digital comics platform, just gave their virtual manga shelf a big boost today, with the addition of the entire digital catalog of Kodansha Comics! Here is the press release. And a big thank you to our fans who have been patiently waiting for our delayed digital editions to catch up to print releases. They're on sale now! […]

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: #CaptureTheTitan


Minami and Joy #capturethetitan #theta360 – Spherical Image – RICOH THETA #CaptureTheTitan in San Francisco! 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 using Ricoh’s groundbreaking spherical Theta camera […]

Anime: Space Brothers #0 trailer


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: Schedule of Events


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 Our 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 […]