BOOK☆WALKER TO OFFER SIMULPUBS FROM KODANSHA COMICS STARTING February 12, 2019
February 12, 2019 – BOOK☆WALKER launches new simulpub storefront and adds simulpubs from Kodansha Comics to lineup. BOOK☆WALKER users can now buy and enjoy the latest chapters of their favorite series the same day they are released in Japan from both Yen Press and Kodansha Comics.
KODANSHA COMICS SIMULPUB LAUNCH TITLES AVAILABLE NOW
More simulpub series from Kodansha Comics will be added to the lineup soon!
LAUNCH PROMOTION & DEALS
To celebrate the launch of the newly added simulpub, Kodansha Comics simulpub series Volume 1s are 50% off with Volume 2 and beyond (including chapters) 30% OFF until February 27th, 2019. Readers who are new to the series can affordably catch up to the simulpub chapters during this special promotion.
BOOK☆WALKER is one of Japan's most popular reading platforms for digital manga & light novels. There are over 10,000 English light novels and manga being offered from publishers like Kodansha Comics, Yen Press, Seven Seas Entertainment, and more. Come experience a new way to enjoy and collect the latest manga and light novels digitally on your PC, iOS, or Android devices. BOOK WALKER Co. Ltd. is member of KADOKAWA CORPORATION and was founded in 2010. Visit the Japanese site at: bookwalker.jp or English site: global.bookwalker.jp.
Founded in 1909, Kodansha Ltd. is Japan’s leading publishing house, based in Tokyo, Japan. Under the leadership of Yoshinobu Noma, company president since 2011, Kodansha continues to play a dominant role in the media world, producing books and magazines in a wide variety of genres including literature, fiction, nonfiction, children’s, business, lifestyle, art, manga, fashion, and journalism. Recently, the company has focused on creating and developing a wide range of digital businesses. Company profile can be viewed here.
Kodansha Comics is the manga-publishing imprint of Kodansha USA Publishing (KUP), established in New York in 2008. Kodansha Comics’s first works were Katsuhiro Otomo’s Akira and Shirow Masamune’s The Ghost in the Shell. Kodansha Advanced Media is a digital-content distributor and producer established in San Francisco in 2015. More at kodanshacomics.com.