On Sale Date Changes to Select Kodansha USA Publishing Titles

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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. Al [...]

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Look great while saving during the Fabric, Runways & Fashionistas Digital Manga Sale (Ends 3/30)

Drape yourself in elegance and savings during the Fabric, Runways & Fashionistas Digital Manga Sale! From the crafty and inventive cosplayers of Complex Age, to the eternal students of fashion and beauty in Princess Jellyfish & Smile Down the Runway, these amazing stories will dazzle you with high drama, both on and off the runway, all for a price that won't leave you in rags! Take up to 50% off all volume of the series listed below by visiting our participating digital partners: BookWalker, comiXology, Google Play, Kindle, MyAnimeList, and nook. Sale [...]

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Need laughter in your life? Checkout the Our Fools In April Digital Manga Sale! (Ends 4/6)

Everyone could you a few more laughs in their life right now and to help we're making some of our most foolish characters and stories part of an amazing April Fools-themed event – the Our Fools in April Digital Manga Sale! From silly and outlandish slice of life laughs from series like CITY, and Junji Ito’s Cat Diary: Yon & Mu, to fantastical comedies like Crocodile Baron and The Knight Cartoonist and Her Orc Editor, and even a few rom-coms like Read More »

Kodansha Comics & VERTICAL Debut on izneo

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Kodansha USA Publishing Announces New Partnership with European Digital Comics, BD & Manga Platform izneo

Over 2000 fan-favorite manga titles like Attack on Titan, The Ghost in the Shell, Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Eternal Edition, & more available now to purchase & read digitally

March 27, 2020 — New York, NY — Today Kodansha USA Publishing, purveyors of some of the world’s most recognized manga properties, and izneo, a global online comics platform offering Comic books, European Comics, Mangas and Webtoons, announced a new partnership to distribute Kodansha Comics & VERTICAL’s digital manga catalog of over 2000 English language titles. Now new and lo [...]

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Nearly ALL Digital Volume 1s Now 99¢ (Ends 4/13)

We get it. So many of us are stuck at home, burning through that "to watch" list, seeing that once impossible "to read" pile dwindle, or have just reached the "what now?" stage of staying at home. To this we say there's so much out there to read, enjoy, and discover and we want to help in whatever small way we can. Which is why, for the first time ever, we're making 270 of Kodansha Comics & VERTICAL's volume 1s, 99¢ each. Our goal is to offer the easiest entry point to almost our entire library of amazing manga, and help you find a new series you'll love. If you've ever wanted to branch out to read an isekai series like Read More »

Summer & Fall 2020 Debuting Print Titles Revealed!

Kodansha USA Publishing Reveals Summer & Fall 2020 Debuting Print Titles

Titles include Codename: Sailor V Eternal Edition, Mashima HERO’s, The Ghost in the Shell: The Human Algorithm, & more!
March 18, 2020 — New York, NY — Today, Kodansha USA Publishing revealed details of their lineup of print Kodansha Comics and VERTICAL releases from June 2020 to January 2021, as distributed by Penguin Random House.Kodansha Comics
  • Codename: Sailor V Eternal Edition
  • The Ghost in the Shell: The Human Algorithm Volumes 1 & 2
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Score big during the Sports Madness Digital Manga Sale! 99¢ Vol. 1 & more! (Ends 03/16)

March is the month where sports madness is gripping fans all over! And we here, at Kodansha Comics want to pitch in! To celebrate our roster of amazing sports manga we're making it easier than ever to get to first goal, by making all volume 1s in this sale only $1! That's right, from the hand-to-hand excitement of All-Rounder Meguru, to the fast-paced and emotional high-stakes of Farewell, My Dear Cramer, and beyond - you can read every thrilling round, inning, quarter, match of these fantastic sports manga at deep discount! Score big with all volume 1s in the Sports Madness Digital Manga Sale priced at only $1. Then, take [...]

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Hiro Mashima Humble Bundle begins! Pay what you want for over 100 titles worth over $1000 (Ends 03/25)

Have you ever wanted to step into the grand worlds of FAIRY TAIL, EDENS ZERO, & other Hiro Mashima-created stories? Now's the perfect chance to jump in headlong with the Hiro Mashima Humble Bundle brought to you by Kodansha Comics and Humble Book Bundle! With this bundle you can instantly own all of  FAIRY TAIL, RAVE MASTER, MONSTER SOUL, and get completely caught up with EDENS ZERO – including chapters not yet collected! But this deal won't last forever. Hurry and stock your manga library with over a 100 Hiro Mashima titles at a low low price before this Humble Bundle ends, Wednesday, March 25th! Name your price: To get all the awesome Hiro Mashima titles included at the $20 tier [...]

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