Category Archives: KC Updates

Neo Parasyte f digital debut—part of our Halloween digital sale!


click on the image above to go to comiXology's up to 50% off sale page 'Tis the season for transformational bio-horror! The much-anticipated (dreaded?) anthology tribute to one of manga's all-time weird classics, Neo Parasyte f, is finally here—in digital (look for the print editions to hit bookstores by November 8). In an inspired twist, f features an […]

All about Attack on Titan Anthology


____________________ SALE UPDATE 10/21: Get the Attack on Titan Anthology digital edition at comiXology and get Attack on Titan volume 1 free ____________________ It's finally here—the manga megahit Attack on Titan, reinterpreted by some of comics' top talent! Get the digital or luxurious hardcover print edition of the Attack on Titan Anthology.  And/or go to the links below to order […]

The Attack on Titan Manga app

It's coming soon. Chapters updated the same day they come out in Japan. News feed all about the Attack on Titan manga and anime—including the lead-up to Season 2. All volumes of the main series—and all spinoff series—in one app. And some shocking surprises. Sign up for the Kodansha Comics newsletter and we'll let you know when it happens!

The first official Manga to Anime Sale—digital editions up to 50% off!


  The Fall Anime Season is here! To celebrate all you anime-watchers and manga-readers out there, we're holding the Kodansha Comics Manga to Anime Sale, where we put on sale every manga volume that's been adapted into a recent or new anime series!  Look for volumes from these recently anime-ated series to be marked up to 50% off at our digital retail partners—comiXology, iBooks, Kindle, Kobo, […]

What’s Happening at New York Comic Con 2016?


October 6 update: check out our new license announcements for 2017! In New York October 6 through 9? Look for the Kodansha Comics and Vertical booths and events at New York Comic Con! Kodansha Comics Booth #2109  NYCC will be the first place many will get a glimpse of the highly anticipated Attack on Titan Anthology. We'll be selling NYCC-exclusive items, like […]

NYCC 2016 Recap: New License Announcements


Wanna know what Kodansha Comics has been announcing at New York Comic Con 2016?!? Here's the recap of our license announcements and summaries of our panels, in case you weren't there! Thursday October 6 • Kodansha Comics Manga Panel The editorial staff from Kodansha USA Publishing just announced a bevy of new licenses, to be published in 2017! Plus […]

Series debuts 9/27: Welcome to the Ballroom, Happiness, The Prince in His Dark Days


It's a special new-release Tuesday, as we've got 3 new series that break the mold making their debuts today (September 27)! Read the entire first chapter of these new series at the links. Welcome to the Ballroom by Tomo Takeuchi Feckless high school student Tatara Fujita wants to be good at something—anything. Unfortunately, he’s about as average as […]

All digital-only volume 1s now 99 cents—ends September 20!


Welcome back to School Rumble … we mean it! We're putting 17 digital volume 1s—not just School Rumble—on sale for 99 cents each!  Get into any of our digital-only series, including the exciting "Kodansha Resurrection" titles we're bring back from out of print. Visit our digital retail partners—at comiXology, iBooks, Kindle, Kobo, and nook—through September 20 (11pm Eastern Time) to get started. Here's […]

BLAME! by Tsutomu Nihei print & digital on sale now

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The manga science-fiction classic BLAME! by Tsutomu Nihei is back. Originally published by Tokyopop, then long out of print, Tsutomu Nihei's (Knights of Sidonia) cyberpunk gamechanger BLAME! is now back in digital and in a luxurious new premium print edition courtesy of Vertical Comics. Read all of the scintillating Chapter 1 here. Check out our other long-out-of-print "Resurrected" Kodansha re-releases—now on sale through September […]

Report from Anime Expo: An exclusive interview with Naoshi Arakawa


Interview by Misaki C. Kido Naoshi Arakawa was the Guest of Honor at Anime Expo 2016 in Los Angeles. And while Arakawa’s best known work Your Lie in April has gained recognition from the popularity of his manga and its anime adaptation, there’s not much public information about the man himself. But during a rare […]