Monthly Archives: April 2020

Creator Spotlight: Konami Kanata Sale! Chi’s Sweet Home & other Manga up to 50% Off! (Ends 5/4)

Cute Feline Adventures for the Whole Family

Creator of consistently cute stories, Konami Kanata, brought to life the curious world of Chi's Sweet Home, Chi's Sweet Adventures, and FukuFuku Kitten Tales, letting readers view life through the eyes of some very feisty feline friends. To celebrate this purrfect creator we're making it even easier to pounce on all of her amazing stories by making all of Konami Kanata's VERTICAL manga up to 50% off! That's right! Be [...]

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Running low on activities? Check Out VERTICAL’s Boredom Busters! (+ Free Coloring Pages)

Activities to do at any age!

With more time at home we know it's probably felt like you've exhausted all your options - TV binged, video games played, household cleaned - what is there left to do?! Well we at Kodansha USA Publishing want to let you know that there's plenty! Whether you want to take a culinary journey and venture like in Effortless Bento & Deco Cakes! : Swiss Rolls for Every Occasion, want to try your hand at easy to make felt craft like in The Cute Book, create beautiful & useful paper artwork like in Read More »

Love the Anime? Read the Manga during our Year of Kodansha Anime 2020 Sale! (Ends 4/20)

At Kodansha USA Publishing we've been lucky to have a number of great manga adapted into anime and to celebrate our 2020 releases we want to help you experience the manga of these fan-favorite anime at an amazing price! Whether it's the wild super-powered battle manga Gleipnir, the supernatural action saga In/Spectre, or the absurdly hilarious odd-couple series My Roomie is a Dino, now it's easier than ever to read the manga before you watch the anime! Because not only do we have these series priced at up to 50% off, we've extended our Read More »

Explore worlds from times past during the Blast from the Past Digital Manga Sale! (Ends 4/13)

Swords, Sorcery & Savings

Want to escape to a time of clashing swords, devastating magic and infinite wonder? Now you can in each of the titles featured during the Blast from the Past digital manga sale! Whether it's losing yourself in the tumultuous war time of a fantasy reality with Altair: A Record of Battles, exploring a feline alternate history of Japan with Nekogahara: Stray Cat Samurai, or even just looking to read the manga of fan-favorite historical anime like Vinl [...]

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On Sale Date Changes to Select Kodansha USA Publishing Titles

For Immediate Release

Kodansha USA Publishing Announces On Sale Date Changes for Select Spring / Summer 2020 Print Titles

Digital on sale dates to remain the same

  April 3, 2020 — New York, NY — Kodansha USA Publishing, which includes both the Kodansha Comics and VERTICAL publishing imprints, has made the decision to shift on sale dates for many of its spring and summer 2020 print titles to later in the year, following careful consideration of the global health crisis and related book retail and distribution disruptions. This decision was not made lightly and Kodansha USA Publishing continues to strive to support its physical retail partners as best it can during this challenging time for the industry. All [...]

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