Viz Media Licenses Junji Ito’s Tomie Manga
Also plans compiled volume for Platinum End, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders deluxe edition Viz Media announced at Anime Boston on Saturday that it has licensed Junji Ito‘s Tomie manga and plans to release it in one hardcover compiled volume this winter. The release will be similar to Viz... Read more
Sekai Project to Release Manga Based on Sakura Spirit Visual Novel
Series begins in Dengeki Hime in May, simultaneously in US Sekai Project announced at Seattle’s Sakura-Con on Friday that it has licensed Suzunone Rena’s manga based on the Sakura Spirit visual novel. The series will launch in ASCII Media Works‘ Dengeki Hime magazine in May, and will be released... Read more
Kodansha Comics Adds Interviews with Monster Girls, Fairy Tail: Twin Dragons of Sabertooth, Nekogahara Manga
Also: Black Museum: The Ghost and the Lady, Neo Parasyte f manga licensed Kodansha Comics announced on Friday that it has licensed Petos’ Interviews with Monster Girls (Demi-chan wa Kataritai) manga. The company also announced that it has licensed Kazuhiro Fujita‘s (Ushio & Tora) Black Museum: The Ghost and... Read more
Crunchyroll to Publish  Kiznaiver Manga Online
Crunchyroll Manga adds Kadokawa as a publisher Crunchyroll announced on Friday that it will publish Roji Karegishi’s manga tie-in to Studio Trigger and Mari Okada‘s Kiznaiver anime on its Crunchyroll Manga platform. Chapter #0 will launch worldwide on Friday at 8:00 p.m. EDT. Dengeki Maoh magazine will publish the... Read more
Yen Press Licenses Kiniro Mosaic, Scum’s Wish, Tohyou Game Manga
Also: Rose Guns Days Season Two, Puella Magi Oriko Magica Sadness Prayer, more print and digital-only manga, artbooks Yen Press announced at Seattle’s Sakura-Con on Friday that it has licensed Kin-iro Mosaic, Scum’s Wish, Tohyou Game, Rose Guns Days Season Two, and Puella Magi Oriko Magica Sadness Prayer and... Read more
Super Lovers TV Anime Has 10 Episodes, Gets Anime DVD with 10th Manga Volume
TV anime premieres on April 6; 10th manga volume ships on January 1 A flyer at the AnimeJapan event revealed on Friday that the television anime of Miyuki Abe‘s boys-love manga Super Lovers will have 10 episodes, with each episode being 30 minutes long. Additionally, the official website for... Read more
In 2014, Weekly Shonen Jump held a character poll asking readers who their favorite character was. 24,000 fans participated, choosing demure classmate Kosaki Onodera as the #1 choice followed by the secretly unrefined Marika Tachibana as #2 and Raku’s “fiance” Chitoge Kirisaki as #3. This year things got shook... Read more
Tokyo Ghoul:re, Terra Formars, Fairy Tail, Barakamon, JoJolion in top 5 Rank Title Est. Weekly Copies Est. Total Copies Release Date Publisher Author Highest Rank Weeks on List 1 Tokyo Ghoul:re 6 352,482 352,482 2016/03 Shueisha Sui Ishida 1 1 2 Terra Formars 16 207,682 207,682 2016/03 Shueisha Story:... Read more
Kodansha Comics Licenses Attack on Titan: Lost Girls Manga
Manga adapts spinoff novel coming from Vertical Kodansha Comics announced on Tuesday that it has licensed Ryōsuke Fuji‘s manga adaptation of Hiroshi Seko‘s Attack on Titan: Lost Girls spinoff novel. The company plans to release the manga in print this summer. Fuji debuted the manga in Kodansha‘s Bessatsu Shōnen... Read more
Kodansha Comics Licenses In/Spectre Manga, Plans Sweetness & Lightning Print Release
In/Spectre adapts novel by Spiral/Blast of Tempest‘s Shirodaira Kodansha Comics announced on Tuesday that it has licensed Kyo Shirodaira and Chasiba Katase‘s manga In/Spectre (Kyokō Suiri or Invented Interface) manga. The company also announced that it plans to release print editions of Gido Amagakure‘s Sweetness & Lightning (Sweetness and... Read more