Tag Archives: Fairy Tail

February 23 New Releases: Fairy Tail, Noragami, LDK, Say I Love You + more


New manga this week! Let's take a look at what's new to both brick+mortar and digital bookshelves … New volumes from two of Kodansha Comics' all-time hits, Fairy Tail by Hiro Mashima (check out his recently posted interview and sketch video here) and Tsubasa by CLAMP. Also Volume 11 from relative newbie, but no less a sensation, Noragami: Stray God by […]

Creator Spotlight: Hiro Mashima (Fairy Tail)


Fairy Tail fans! Here's a few long-awaited features on one of the greatest manga artists from Kodansha Comics, Hiro Mashima! Interview: Hiro Mashima on Fairy Tail Have you ever wondered what the creator of your favorite manga is like in person? You won't be disappointed with the way Mashima-sensei is after reading this exclusive interview. Read […]

Watch Hiro Mashima drawing Fairy Tail characters! (and win this autograph!)

mashima sketch video

As a part of the Hiro Mashima Creator Spotlight, here's a rare video of Mashima-sensei drawing and coloring Natsu and Happy from Fairy Tail (from Kodansha Comics' YouTube series, These Hands Make Manga). There is a short version and a long version of this video. WIN THIS AUTOGRAPH! But that's not all. You can actually win the autographed sketch Mashima-sensei draws […]

Creator Interview: Hiro Mashima on Fairy Tail


  Interview by Misaki C. Kido For Hiro Mashima, making manga is his true calling. Just from reading his bestselling epic about the world of wizards, Fairy Tail, you can sense how devoted he is to his work. Meeting him in person, you encounter more to his personality that explains how he can make such […]

Miki Yoshikawa interview on Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches


Interview by Deb Aoki and Misaki C. Kido Miki Yoshikawa has exceptional talent. Not only because she’s a female mangaka who’s succeeded in shonen manga, but because her approach to manga is so genuine. If you ever get lucky enough to meet her, you’ll quickly realize what makes her a such a unique person is also what makes the characters in her manga so much […]

December 15 New Releases: Attack on Titan, Fairy Tail, Tsubasa: WoRLD CHRoNiCLE + more


And now, a deluge of new manga releases for the holidays. Let's take a look at what's new to both brick+mortar and digital bookshelves: At last, Volume 17 of manga phenomenon, Attack on Titan by Hajime Isayama, is finally here. You can have it 2 (or 3) ways: in our regular print or digital editions—or also as the Attack on Titan 17 […]

Announcing: Fairy Tail ZerØ!

This is it: The Fairy Tail prequel fans have been waiting for! Series creator Hiro Mashima himself draws an all-new series that depicts the founding of the Fairy Tail guild. Many years ago, Mavis Vermilion was a servant on Sirius Island, mistreated by a guild master and his daughter, Zera. But Mavis stayed positive, because […]

Fairy Tail: Master’s Edition to Debut This October

New York, New York (May 15, 2015) – Kodansha Comics is excited to announce the Fairy Tail: Master’s Edition! In the vein of the popular Attack on Titan: Colossal Edition, the Master’s Edition will collect the first five volumes of the hit manga in an enormous size on high-quality paper. Fairy Tail is the critically acclaimed pop culture sensation […]


Over 100 titles included at launch, including New York Times’ bestsellers Attack on Titan and Fairy Tail NEW YORK, July 6, 2013 – Kodansha Comics, one of the top manga publishers in America, is proud to announce the debut of their eBook program on multiple platforms, including Apple’s iBookstore, Amazon Kindle, and Barnes & Noble Nook. […]


New York Times bestseller to join Fairy Tail in Kodansha’s acceleration program NEW YORK, July 6, 2013 – Kodansha Comics is pleased to announce that Hajime Isayama’s wildly popular post-apocalyptic manga, Attack on Titan, will move to monthly releases starting in August of this year. Kodansha started publishing Attack on Titan in Japan in 2010, […]