The Kodansha Countdown Giveaway gives fans free digital manga this December

Dec 12, 2023
The Kodansha Countdown Giveaway gives fans free digital manga this December

Kodansha Readers can claim a new free digital volume 1 every day in December

2023 is almost at an end, so to celebrate, Kodansha is giving the gift of manga by offering one free digital volume one each day in December during the Kodansha Countdown Giveaway. This offer will only be available on, exclusively for Kodansha Readers! That's right! Thirty-one days in December means manga fans get 31 free volumes of some of our most exciting, romantic, terrifying, pulse-pounding, and awe-inspiring manga series.

Be sure to sign-up for a free Kodansha Reader account today to make sure you get access to each new free volume one revealed in December!

You can also check our social media accounts like X (formerly Twitter), Facebook, and Instagram to see what the new free manga of the day is during the month-long Kodansha Countdown Giveaway!

See below for instructions on how to claim your free Kodansha Countdown Giveaway digital manga:



How to Claim Your Free Digital Volume 1s in December

  • Log into or sign up for a free Kodansha Reader account
  • Visit the series page for the day's free volume 1
  • Hit the “Add to Library” button.
  • Congratulations you've claimed your Kodansha Countdown Giveaway manga! Go to the Library section from the top menu and access the volume from Your Bookshelf on
  • Enjoy your manga!

Each new free volume of manga will be available starting at 12 am ET / 9 pm PT exclusively on The free volume of the day will not be available outside of the day it is offered, so be sure to log in and add the free manga to your Library that same day.

If you encounter any issues claiming your Kodansha Countdown Giveaway manga, reach out to [email protected].



Find out which new volume 1 is free today!