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
Wanna see ... a clash of supernatural powers?
July 7 update: all of our major licensing announcements from our Saturday industry panel!Time for the biggest otaku party of the year—and we’re going bigger than ever before! Come visit Kodansha Comics and Vertical at this year’s Anime Expo, July 5-8 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, and meet the stars and people behind your favorite manga and anime, get exclusive convention merchandise and free stuff, pick up pre-release books, and be the first in the world to hear about our massive plans for 2019 and beyond! We’re hosting and participating in five panels this year, our most ever: our re [...]
Got a Books-A-Million or 2nd and Charles store near you? Then you’re in luck! Visit between now and July 2 and buy a selected Kodansha Comics book to get 50% off a second! Find your nearest participating store here!
Books-A-Million or 2nd and Charles Buy One Get One 50% Off Sale Ends July 2
~ The Kodansha Comics Complete Simulpubs Guide ~What's a simulpub? Besides graphic novels (collections of chapters), we also release our manga in English as single chapters—the same day they’re published in Japan! It's a great way to get ahead of the story and stay current with Japanese fans and fans the world over! How to read 'em?
For one week only, we're showcasing series that were originally a manga then adapted into an anime during The All-Time Manga-to-Anime Sale! Chec [...]