UPDATE — October 6!Hey! We just made some cool announcements yesterday at our industry panel— where, besides the new licensing announcements recapped below, we had a special guest from Japan, Yohei Takami, the editor-in-chief of Monthly Shonen Magazine and founding editor of Noragami, to talk about his experience of working with Harold Sakuishi, who received this year's International Spotlight Award at the Harvey Awards for his groundbreaking music manga BECK. Digital-first announcements
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 »
Vertical Comics Industry Panel Friday, March 30, 4:30-5:30 p.m. in Con [...]
Now that trailers for the Alita: Battle Angel movie have hit the internet, it's your big chance to tell everyone what Alita is all about, right? But how much do you really know? Of course, as a manga snob, you already know the Alita movie is based on the manga Battle Angel Alita by Yukito Kishiro. B-but when your friend asks for more intel, here's the cheat sheet you need to show off your true knowledge.
Kodansha Comics Gift Guide 2017
Are you looking for the perfect gift for your manga loving friends and family this holiday season? Or perhaps you’re looking for the perfect series for someone who’s new to manga? With so many series to choose from –from shonen to shojo, from action-packed series to drama-driven ones, from series for younger readers to the experienced fan –it can be hard to choose just one title in what seems like an overwhelming sea of stor [...]
Starting Cyber Monday, and for one week only, we're offering 50% off on digital "cyber manga"—manga that features some of our favorite all-star cybernetic heroes, including Inuyashiki, The Ghost in the Shell, Battle Angel Alita, and the latest big fantasy hit, That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime—at all our digital retail partners: Read More »