Category Archives: KC Updates

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

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  The wait is over—Attack on Titan volume 16 is on sale now! Buy the regular print edition here. The digital edition goes on sale September 1. 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 […]

Report from Waku Waku +NYC: new release announcements!

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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

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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

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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

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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: 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 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 […]

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. […]