Jul. 18, 2014 13:002
Disney’s newest animated film, Big Hero 6, which is releasing countrywide in Japan on Dec. 20, is now getting a Japan-exclusive development: it will be adapted into a manga and serialized in Japan.
Jul. 13, 2014 13:0014
The Most Sold Book in Japan for the First Half of the Year is Attack on Titan Vol. 13! Booklista Half-Year Ranking 2014 Announced, Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin Climbs to No. 2 Just Five Days After Release!
Booklista, a growing ebook service, announced on July 9 the results of the Booklista Half-Year Ranking 2014, which is comprised of the top selling ebooks available on Booklista’s ebook store.
Jul. 3, 2014 07:0014
The setting is a school. In the corner of a classroom, a young girl assembles a tabletop planetarium.
Jun. 16, 2014 01:008
In Part 2 of our interview, we talk with Asada about the birth of his popular manga series Tegami Bachi.
Jun. 14, 2014 13:0012
To commemorate the release of his latest book, we sat down with Hiroyuki Asada, the man behind such popular series as I’ll and Tegami Bachi, and asked him about his life as a manga artist.
Jun. 8, 2014 13:004
A two-part movie sequel based on the popular manga Rurouni Kenshin, which was serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump (Shueisha) from 1994 to 1999, will be releasing this summer.
Jun. 2, 2014 01:003
The third PV has been released for the project in which trick shots from the world of Captain Tsubasa are recreated in real life by top J. League athletes.
May. 27, 2014 07:000
Kodansha’s new monthly subscription service Joshi Comi will launch on the Yahoo Bookstore on June 5.
May. 18, 2014 01:0019
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the TV anime for the hit Weekly Shonen Jump (Shueisha) basketball manga Slam Dunk.
May. 17, 2014 13:003
Over 3 million total volumes have been published of Yūnosuke Yoshinaga’s popular manga Broken Blade, Comic Meteor revealed. The milestone was reached in one fell swoop with the release of the 13th volume on May 12.