Category Archives: Press Release

New digital manga for Valentine’s Day: Akiko Higashimura’s Tokyo Tarareba Girls, Chihayafuru, and A Springtime with Ninjas

2017 marches on with more digital manga debuts! (See last month's big announcement.) On February 14th, rising manga star Akiko Higashimura follows up her best-selling Princess Jellyfish with the hilarious Tokyo Tarareba Girls, where Higashimura once again sharpens her razor wit on the lives of young women in the big city. This time she hones in on one single […]

Science-Fiction Manga by Nihei: pay what you want on Humble Bundle until January 11

January 9 UPDATE (3 p.m. Pacific): Only 2 days left, but we've attained our $100,000 goal—that means all those who made or make a donation of $17 or more for the entire bundle will also be receiving bonus content only available from Humble Bundle: APOSIMZ (the prologue chapter from Tsutomu Nihei's new manga series), an exclusive Nihei video, […]

Devour. The Attack on Titan manga app is here.

Introducing the new best way to consume the hit manga series, Attack on Titan. Available only on the App Store. ALL of Attack on Titan is available in one app. All chapters and graphic novels of the manga including every spinoff series News feeds with interviews and video about Attack on Titan and the creators behind it and breaking announcements leading up to […]

Now we’re on BookWalker Global!

Yes, a new place to buy digital Kodansha Comics: starting from October 25 we've adding our entire catalog of manga to the BookWalker Global’s ebook store, with new releases to be added as they come out! And to celebrate, BookWalker is offering 18% off for all eBooks. The iOS BookWalker apps for iPhone and iPad are now available […]

Kodansha Comics now available on OverDrive

MediaDo-Kodansha Advanced Media Joint News Release (click here for PDF version) December 1, 2015  Popular Kodansha Manga eBooks now available  to public and academic libraries in U.S. and Canada Bestsellers "Attack on Titan" and "Fairy Tail" expand manga eBook selection SAN FRANCISCO – December 1, 2015 – MEDIADO Co., Ltd. (TSE Mothers 3678; head office: […]

NYCC Recap: Attack on Titan Anthology, Seven Deadly Sins on Netflix, new print + digital, & more

(EDIT: 10.19.2015; originally published 10.11) Whew! Here's our rundown from one power-packed New York Comic Con: • Check out just what it was we announced at the standing-room-only Biggest Attack on Titan Manga Announcement Ever panel. Here's a video excerpt of that panel (note: a CONtv account login is required). • At our regular publishing panel, we confirmed The Seven Deadly Sins anime will be streaming on Netflix from […]

Announcing: The Attack on Titan Anthology

From left: Scott Snyder, Brenden Fletcher, Genevieve Valentine, Afua Richardson, Jeanine Schaefer, Ben Applegate. Thursday at New York Comic Con, at our “Biggest Attack on Titan Manga Announcement Ever” panel, we announced the upcoming Attack on Titan Anthology: 250 pages of all-new material consisting of original stories set in the Attack on Titan world by a long list of top Western comics […]

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 […]