Archive for March 2012
In the eternal hunt for a good manga to read, it’s always great to get suggestions from fellow fans. The other day we asked Twitter and Facebook to recommend a few good DMG titles, and here were their suggestions!:
@2old4yaoi’s pick was You & Tonight as well!
@Naname_DMG said Climb onto my Shoulders was my biggest surprise
@kokiden said “I think Kaoru-kun has had the most impact on me so far”
Get reading, fellow fujoshi! ヽ(○´∀`)ﾉ♪ and follow us on twitter at @digitalmanga for all the action! And don’t forget you can grab all these books for the Nook and Kindle, too!
Gardena, CA (March 19, 2012) – Digital Manga Publishing, one of the manga industry’s most unique and creative publishers is proud to announce the partnership with iVerse Media, LLC, to digitally release their flagship manga title Vampire Hunter D to the Comics+ storefront for the iOS. iVerse Media, LLC is a digital content distributor that’s quickly emerging as an one of the leading innovators and leaders in the mobile publishing field specializing in digital comic books for mobile platforms. The first five volumes of the series will be available with more to follow in the in the coming months.
Launched in 2007 by Digital Manga Publishing, Hideyuki Kikuchi’s Vampire Hunter D manga adapts the well renowned novel series, which was originally release over 20 years ago. Kikuchi’s post-apocalyptic vision of the distant future mixes gothic horror, science fiction and romance with classic Western; while up and coming manga artist, Saiko Takaki’s surreal illustrated adaptation complements his vision where humanity is ruled by vampires and tormented by a host of creatures including demons, werewolves and mutants, as well as half-human, half-vampire ‘dhampirs’.
“The Vampire Hunter D series is a great property that’ll appeal to all fans around the world, so that’s why Digital Manga is making an effort to expand and distribute this property to as many platforms as possible.”— Fred Lui, VP-Publishing of Digital Manga.
Through this partnership Digital Manga Publishing will be releasing more of their acclaimed titles through the Comics+ storefront. All volumes of Vampire Hunter D will be available on the Comics+ platform for $9.99
An infamous bodyguard, a mysterious organization with unbelievable abilities, and an evil inventor poised to take over the world with his legions of toys: THIS. IS. REPLICA! The long-awaited 2nd volume has arrived at Akadot for March Manga Madness!
Haven’t picked up the series yet? Fans of shonen series like Soul Eater or D.Gray-man will like the twisted, Halloween-esque aesthetics and the shonen action, this blogger guarantees it. (psst, fujoshi: the boys are lovely) If you want a preview of the first volume, you can take a look here at eManga!
At long last, two series are getting the continuations they deserve! Digital Manga, Inc. is proud to announce the return of Chigusa Kawai’s Alice the 101st and Yuki Shimizu’s ZE. Volumes 3 and 4 of Alice have been licensed, along with volumes 7 and 8 of ZE. Stay tuned for release dates!
This week we bring you a veritable bounty of new manga on eManga.com, Nook, and yes, even Kindle.
An Abandoned Cat’s House | Welcome to SMC | Son of the Mimura Family | Clumsy Child | Newborn Star | A Passion of Oranges | OverDrive | I’m the Big Brother | Cheap Chase | You and Tonight, vol. 1 | You Get an Angel | The World is Full of Cheating Boyfriends | Tweeting Love Birds, vol. 2 | Touching the Night Stars | These are the Hungry | That Cute Kid is Mine and Mine | Sunday’s Child | Sadistic Boy