Monthly Archives: August 2018

Announcing: September 2018 digital-first debuts!

The campaign continues as we launch at least one new “digital-first”manga series every week, and in September we kick off 3 new manga series, with an exciting new update on a classic shojo manga, a fresh new romantic comedy about old childhood neighbors, and the tale of one girl's disastrous travails to get some studying done! Kodansha Comics’s digital-first manga releases are part of an exciting new initiative begun last year to put a greater diversity of manga series into the market. This month’s series debuts will be available at all of Kodansha Comics’s partner digital platforms, including Amazon Kindle, BookWalker, comiXology, Google Play, Kobo, MyAnimeList, and nook:

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Back to School Bad Girls Sale: Peach Girl + 13 series up to 50% off on digital! (ends 9/3)

Time for back to school. Yeah, may not be the most exciting idea at first, but think of all the next-level adventures and shenanigans you'll be having in the new school year! And to help rev you up for the madness, this week we've handpicked 14 manga series featuring, uh, girls dealing with problematic reps, and put them on sale discounted up to 50% off for our Back to School: Bad Girls Sale at all of our digital retail partners: BookWalker, comiXology, Google Play, iBooks, Kindle, Kobo, MyAnimeList, and nook! (Sale ends September 3.) Read More »

Manga-to-Anime Sale featuring Back Street Girls: digital volumes up to 50% off

Have you been enjoying your summer ... by watching anime?! YES, we here at Kodansha Comics do understand that there's no better time than during the summer vacation to binge-watch the latest anime. In fact, we'd like to recommend a few hidden gems  based on manga from Kodansha Comics. (Yes, we are very subtle.) That's why, for this week only, we're hosting the Manga to Anime Sale where all digital volumes of selected must-readmanga-to-anime titles are up to 50% off at all of our digital retail partners: BookWalker, comiXology, [...]

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Battle Angel Alita Digital Debut + Sale: volumes 1s for 99¢

20th Century Fox just revealed a new trailer of Alita: Battle Angel at San Diego Comic Con 2018! Looking at the trailer, we see a lots of traces of Yukito Kishiro's original manga, Battle Angel Alita. Will the entire movie hold up to its source material? The motion picture starring Rosa Salazar, directed by Robert Rodriguez, and produced by James Cameron, is set to be released December 2018. 

On August 7 Kodansha Comics will be releasing the digital edition of Read More »