Otaku Manga Sale: Wotakoi & 12 digital manga up to 50% off! (ends 4/23)

We have met otaku … and they are us 

Do you find yourself reading manga, playing video games, and fantasizing about your favorite characters all day long? Feel like you're not really being understood by the people around you, no matter how much you try to express your feelings—or not?  The struggle is real for so many people that now "otaku" isn't just a term describing people into manga and anime—it's its own manga and anime genre!

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Images from Fairy Tail creator Hiro Mashima’s new manga REVEALED!

Japan … America … Europe… The world is waiting …

Eleven months have passed since the finale of Fairy Tail. Now a new adventure awaits.

On June 27, 2018 the new series by Hiro Mashima begins!

What will it be about? It’s a secret for a little while longer …!

But to tide you over, check out these preliminary sketches—revealed here for the first time!

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Sports manga sale! 15 digital series up to 50% off until April 9!

Time for spring training—an exciting season, as everybody knows, for sports fans AND manga fans, because this week only, we're hosting the Kodansha Comics Sports Manga Sale at all of our digital retail partners: BookWalkercomiXology, Google Play, iBooks, Kindle, Kobo, and nook.

Y'know, you'd be surprised by all the different types of sports (are they sports?) that've been manga-ized by Kodansha Comics! Check out the full roster below:

~ Kodansha Comics Sports Manga Sale  ~ [...]

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Sailor Moon Eternal Edition Trailer is HERE!

Anime Matsuri (March 31, 2018) It's been announced that Sailor Moon Eternal Edition is coming soon in September 2018, along with the reveal of  the details of the new features: ・All-new cover illustrations by creator Naoko Takeuchi ・All-new translation ・A glittering holographic coating ・Extra-large, premium paper ・French flaps

Behold! Check out the new trailer of Sailor Moon Eternal Edition

Click here to pre-order Sailor Moon Eternal Edition (coming Se [...]

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Announcing: April digital-first debuts!

Kodansha Comics’s digital-first manga releases are part of an exciting new initiative we started last year to put a greater diversity of manga series into the market. Continuing our aggressive release schedule of debuting at least one new digital manga series every week, we've got 5 new manga series kicking off in April, with a decided bent toward high-school-set shoujo manga! Starting with Azusa Mase’s high-school drama You Got Me, Sempai! on April 3, April’s series debuts will be available at all of Kodansha Comics’s partner digital platforms: BookWalker, comiXology, Google Play, iBooks, Kindle, Kobo, and nook. Here's the rundown:

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Battle Angel Alita x The Ghost in the Shell: classic manga in ONE bundle!

Battle Angel Alita and The Ghost in the Shell are some of the best know manga from Kodansha Comics. Maybe you recognize these titles from the the classic anime—or maybe from the hype around the new live-action movies. But maybe it's time to go back to the source? If you haven't got around to checking out the manga until now, consider yourself in luck, cos that means you've got some awesome reads ahead of you! Not only that, for this week only, comiXology is exclusively offering unique digital manga bundles and crazy di [...]

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Upcoming Events: Anime Boston, Anime Matsuri, Sakura-Con, and C2E2!

Time for a good old-fashioned American otaku road trip! In the coming weeks of March and April, Kodansha Comics and Vertical will be criss-crossing the country and could come to an anime/comics convention near you! Check the list of events and activities below to see if we'll see you there ... Can't go? Not close enough? Don't worry! You'll be able to catch what's happening at the shows—and all the new announcements we'll make—right here at KodanshaComics.com! Anime Boston (Boston, MA) March 30-April 1

Vertical Comics Industry Panel Friday, March 30, 4:30-5:30 p.m. in Con [...]

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