Feb. 28, 2015 21:002

Popular Manga Artist Hiro Mashima Draws Jack Bauer from ‘24’

Popular Manga Artist Hiro Mashima Draws Jack Bauer from ‘24’

The newest season in the astonishingly popular drama series 24, 24: Live Another Day, will finally be released on Blu-ray and DVD in Japan on March 4.

Feb. 19, 2015 13:001

‘Shoku no Gunshi’ Gets TV Drama; Airing from April on Tokyo MX

‘Shoku no Gunshi’ Gets TV Drama; Airing from April on Tokyo MX

Shoku no Gunshi, which has been serializing since December 2009 in Weekly Manga Goraku (published by Nihon Bungeisha), is being adapted into a TV drama. It will start airing on Tokyo MX in April 2015.

Feb. 14, 2015 03:006

Let’s Enjoy ‘Ptolemy’s Singularity’! TV CM and an Interview with Lead Performer Sora Amamiya

Let’s Enjoy ‘Ptolemy’s Singularity’! TV CM and an Interview with Lead Performer Sora Amamiya

Ptolemy’s Singularity is a spin-off comic to Satoshi Hase’s sci-fi novel BEATLESS that takes place in the same world.

Feb. 11, 2015 13:005

After 12 Years! New ‘Boys Over Flowers’ Series ‘Boys Over Flowers Season 2’ to Start Serialization from Feb. 15

After 12 Years! New ‘Boys Over Flowers’ Series ‘Boys Over Flowers Season 2’ to Start Serialization from Feb. 15

After 12 years, a new series of the popular shoujo manga Boys Over Flowers titled Boys Over Flowers Season 2 (Hana Nochi Hare ~ Hanadan Next Season) was announced to start serialization in the manga magazine application Shonen Jump + from Feb. 15.

Feb. 10, 2015 21:000

"Tuesday" is the Theme of Futabasha Publishers’ 'Manga Action' and Akita Shoten’s 'Young Champion' Collaboration

"Tuesday" is the Theme of Futabasha Publishers’ 'Manga Action' and Akita Shoten’s 'Young Champion' Collaboration

Futabasha Publishers’ Manga Action and Akita Shoten’s Young Champion are both manga magazines aimed at young men. Both of the long-running magazines are popular, so we can say that they are rivals.

Feb. 6, 2015 21:001

‘Naruto’ Volume 72 Finally on Sale, Conclusion Celebration Projects Also Concurrently Underway

‘Naruto’ Volume 72 Finally on Sale, Conclusion Celebration Projects Also Concurrently Underway

After 15 years, the serialization of Naruto concluded in Weekly Shonen Jump (Shueisha) on Nov. 10, 2014.

Jan. 28, 2015 01:001

TV Anime Adaptation Confirmed for Manga from Smartphone App Comico - ‘Narudoma’ Broadcast to Begin in Spring 2015

TV Anime Adaptation Confirmed for Manga from Smartphone App Comico - ‘Narudoma’ Broadcast to Begin in Spring 2015

Original manga born on smartphones are gathering great attention. Many smartphone apps on which original manga are serialized are being released, and the medium is becoming hugely popular for number of downloads as well.

Jan. 19, 2015 00:0012

Weekly Shonen Jump Third Anniversary - Read Jump for Free! Campaign to Be Held in Seven Countries for Four Weeks! (1/19 - 2/15)

Weekly Shonen Jump Third Anniversary - Read Jump for Free! Campaign to Be Held in Seven Countries for Four Weeks! (1/19 - 2/15)

Limited Time Promotion Marks The Milestone With 4 FREE Digital Issues Featuring The Best Manga Including DEATH NOTE Creator Takeshi Obata’s Brand New Series And More!

Jan. 10, 2015 23:008

The Masterpiece Pokémon Manga ‘PokeSupe’ Now a Web Series! Earth and Sea Clash Again

The Masterpiece Pokémon Manga ‘PokeSupe’ Now a Web Series! Earth and Sea Clash Again

The new series for the Pokemon-themed manga, Pocket Monsters Special: Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, started Tuesday, Jan. 6 on Club Sunday a free webcomic hosting site.

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