Blue Period Vol. 1 FREE + 99¢ Vol. 1s

Blue Period vol. 1 FREE for a limited time

Other select vol. 1s now 99¢ & up to 50% off additional volumes

Our month of Summer Reading suggestions and free volume 1 giveaways continues with the Summer Reading: Fine (Martial) Arts digital manga sale – spotlighting a slate of hard-hitting martial arts manga, and beautifully rendered fine arts series!

For one week we’re giving away FREE volume 1 of Blue Period – the thoughtful saga about art, friendship, and fighting for your dreams. Not only that but we’re also discounting other select volume 1s to 99¢ & additional volumes up to 50% off! So right now you can save on such exciting & heart-pounding martial arts manga like the MMA drama, All-Rounder Meguru; the over-the-top battle manga satire, Golosseum; and even the beefy karate romance, Abe-Kun’s Got Me Now!. Looking for something more in the fine arts realm try the historical fiction tale of the REAL Shakespeare in, Seven Shakespeares; the hilarious manga about our favorite making manga dad, Kakushigoto: My Dad’s Secret Ambition; or get a taste for the culinary arts with Kitchen Princess. All these series and more start at only 99¢!

Start the summer off right by taking advantage of the amazing Summer Reading: Fine (Martial) Arts giving you Blue Period, volume 1 for FREE, with all other volume 1s at 99¢ and subsequent volumes up to 50% off! To see where you can save, visit one of our participating digital vendors: Bookwalker, Kindle, Google Play, Kobo, Nook, izneo and MyAnimeList

Sale ends Monday, June 27th! 

Curious about this sale but want to see more? Read the first chapter of the emotionally charged & ambition-inspiring, Blue Period, FREE or click on any of the titles shown below to read a first chapter preview!


Orient Vol. 1 Free + 99¢ Vol. 1s. Ends 6/20!

Orient vol. 1 FREE for a limited time

Other select vol. 1s now 99¢ & up to 50% off additional volumes

We’re continuing this month of Summer Reading suggestions and free vol. 1 giveaways with the Summer Reading: Shonen to Seinen digital manga sale – spotlighting a selection of fun, hilarious and action-packed shonen manga, as well as dark dramatic and thrilling seinen series!

For one week we’re giving away volume 1 of the the amazingly anachronistic demon-fighting manga, Orient, FREE, with other select volume 1s priced at 99¢ & additional volumes up to 50% off! Right now you can save big on such shonen series as the sci-fi action/adventure EDENS ZERO; the exciting fire fighter battle manga, Fire Force; and the rivalry-driven soccer saga, DAYS. Looking for something with a harder edge? With this sale you can easily dive into the body-horror action drama, Ajin: Demi-Human; the fan-favorite spicy romance, Domestic Girlfriend; or the desperate space survival epic, Knights of Sidonia!

Start the summer off right by taking advantage of the amazing Summer Reading: Shonen to Seinen giving you Orient, volume 1 for FREE, with all other volume 1s at 99¢ and subsequent volumes up to 50% off! To see where you can save, visit one of our participating digital vendors: Bookwalker, Kindle, Google Play, Kobo, Nook, izneo and MyAnimeList

Sale ends Monday, June 20th! 

Curious about this sale but want to see more? Read the first chapter of the crazy, action-packed shonen series, Orient, FREE or click on any of the titles shown below to read a first chapter preview!


Ya Boy Kongming! Vol. 1 Free + Sale! Ends 6/13

Ya Boy Kongming! vol. 1 FREE for a limited time

Other select vol. 1s now 99¢ & up to 50% off additional volumes

This month we’re giving manga fans some Summer Reading suggestions and even a FREE volume 1 to start you off during the Summer Reading: Hell Vacation digital manga sale – spotlighting a mix of isekai and horror for folks interested surprisingly frightening journeys to other worlds!

For 1 week we’re giving away the reverse isekai tactical music management manga – and current anime fan-favorite – Ya Boy Kongming! volume 1 FREE, with other select volume 1s priced at 99¢ & additional volumes up to 50% off! Save off other isekai favorites like the overpowered hero fantasy, My Unique Skill Makes Me OP Even at Level 1, or the yet-to-be-reincarnated hero comedy, Goodbye I’m Being Reincarnated. And if you’re looking for something scary be sure to check-out series like the dark body horror saga, Cells at Work: CODE BLACK, or the monster-in-love battle romance, Sachi’s Monstrous Appetite.

Start the summer off right by taking advantage of the amazing Summer Reading: Hell Vacation giving you Ya Boy Kongming, volume 1 for FREE, with all other volume 1s at 99¢ and subsequent volumes up to 50% off! To see where you can save, visit one of our participating digital vendors: Bookwalker, Kindle, Google Play, Kobo, Nook, izneo and MyAnimeList

Sale ends Monday, June 13th! 

Curious about this sale but want to see more? Read the first chapter of the War Strategist turn EDM manager, Ya Boy Kongming!, FREE or click on any of the titles shown below to read a first chapter preview!


Manga on Screen: Wishlist Sale!

All month long we’ve been celebrating the amazing series that have made the jump from manga page to anime and even live-action TV & films. This week, we’ve asked the manga experts at Kodansha for their “staff picks” of series they’d love to see adapted for the screen, and are spotlighting these tremendous tales at a discount during the Manga on Screen: Wishlist digital manga sale!

Take up to 50% off what Kodansha staffers think are manga series primed for adaptations! Imagine a live-action drama of the cute yet poignant college rom-com, A Sign of Affection. Or even a beautifully rendered anime-adaptation of the dark sci-fi epic, APOSIMZ. We can totally see the kinds of hilarious & heartfelt episodes that would come from adapting an anime of the lycanthrope love story, That Wolf Boy is Mine. And we would DIE of excitement over a featured film of the fashion forward trans coming-of-age tale, Boys Run the Riot. Any of the series featured in this sale would make a thrilling, frightening, and excellent adaptation – but why not start with the manga at an affordable price.

Note to fans about this sale: None of the titles featured in this sale are currently planned for an anime or live-action adaptation this is only a sale celebrating series we “wish” would make the jump in the future!


Right now you can try out any of these anime or live-action adaptation-worthy manga series by taking up to 50% off during the the Manga on Screen: Wishlist digital manga sale! To see where you can save, visit one of our participating digital vendors: Bookwalker, Kindle, Google Play, Nook, izneo and MyAnimeList

Sale ends Monday, May 30th! 

Curious about this sale but want to see more? Read the first chapter of the haunting horror anthology, PTSD Radio, FREE or click on any of the titles shown below to read a first chapter preview!

Some Day Adaptations (Maybe): Discover Staff Picks & Wishlist Manga

Manga on Screen: Live Action Sale

Did you know that beyond animated adaptations Kodansha Manga has also seen the screen in the form of dramas and featured films? If not then we’re thrilled to spotlight just some of the tremendous series that have seen the jump to live-action during the Manga on Screen: Live Action digital manga sale!

Right now take up to 50% off the drama-filled and TV drama inspiring office romance, Sweat and Soap. If you’re looking for a sci-fi action thriller check out the series that’s been adapted to anime and live-action check check out Parasyte! If you’re looking for a culinary-focused romance that also saw a drama adaptation, take a taste of What Did You Eat Yesterday?. Even two of Kodansha’s biggest sci-fi hits, The Ghost in the Shell, and Battle Angel Alita – that saw Hollywood studio adaptations – are now available to read at an amazing price! Experience why these fantastic series made the jump into live-action at a price that’s unreal!

Celebrate the Kodansha manga titles that were adapted into IRL dramas and movies by taking up to 50% off select series in the Manga on Screen: Live Action Sale digital manga sale! To see where you can save, visit one of our participating digital vendors: Bookwalker, Kindle, Google Play, Nook, izneo and MyAnimeList

Sale ends Monday, May 23th! 

Curious about this sale but want to see more? Read the first chapter of the spicy and quirky office romance, Sweat and Soap, FREE or click on any of the titles shown below to read a first chapter preview!

Manga Made Real: Discover More Drama-inspiring Manga

Manga on Screen: Anime Past Sale

Watched the (long ago) anime, and are curious about the manga?

We’re continuing this month’s spotlight on anime-inspiring manga by featuring series that saw anime-adaptations recently as well as long ago, during the Manga on Screen: Anime Past digital manga sale!

Right now, take up to 50% off such series as the delinquent teacher dramedy that’s inspired anime AND live-action adaptations, GTO: Great Teacher Onizuka. If you’re looking for an endearing coming-of-age tale about a group of literary & love obsessed teens, check out O Maidens In Your Savage Season. If monstrous action is more your speed then be sure to try the body horror battle manga, Gleipnir. Whether you’re trying to rekindle nostalgia for recent and long past anime, or just looking for a new-to-you manga series to start up – you’ll want to take advantage of this digital manga sale!

Celebrate anime past and the Kodansha manga that inspired them by taking up to 50% off select series in the Manga on Screen: Anime Past digital manga sale! To see where you can save, visit one of our participating digital vendors: Bookwalker, Kindle, Google Play, Nook, izneo and MyAnimeList

Sale ends Monday, May 16th! 

Curious about this sale but want to see more? Read the first chapter of the the adorably supportive high school romance, GTO: Great Teacher Onizuka, FREE or click on any of the titles shown below to read a first chapter preview!

For Fans of Anime Past: Discover More Anime-inspiring Manga

Manga on Screen: New & Upcoming Sale!

Save on manga that’s inspired spring’s hottest anime!

An all-new season of anime is upon us with a number of amazing Kodansha manga making their animated debut; like the wholesome school-days rom-com Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie, the secret identity sentai love story, Love After World Domination, and the epic fantasy adventure, The Dawn of the Witch! Not only that but we’re also discounting recent manga-to-anime favorites like Don’t Toy With Me, Miss Nagatoro, Shaman King, Rent-A-Girlfriend and more!

Celebrate the new anime season with us as we spotlight new, upcoming AND recent anime-inspiring Kodansha manga by discounting select series up to 50% off during the Manga on Screen: New & Upcoming digital manga sale! To see where you can save, visit one of our participating digital vendors: Kindle, Google Play, Kobo, Nook, izneo and MyAnimeList

Sale ends Monday, May 9th! 

Curious about this sale but want to see more? Read the first chapter of the the adorably supportive high school romance, Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie, FREE or click on any of the titles shown below to read a first chapter preview!

Manga for Every Season: Discover the Anime-Inspiring Manga of Spring

Ace of the Diamond Now 99¢ for Vol. 1

Get vol. 1 for 99¢ and take up to 50% off subsequent volumes!

This Throwback Thursday we’re making it as easy as possible to start and continue the binge-worthy baseball epic, Ace of the Diamond by Yuji Terajima. A high-octane mix of determination, tears, rivalries and friendship, Ace of the Diamond combines all the best drama of sports manga with a cast of players you can’t help but root for. Start it today for just 99¢!

As part of the Throwback Thursday digital manga sale you can now get the first volume of heart-pounding sports saga, Ace of the Diamond, specially priced at 99¢, and also take up to 50% off select volumes after that! Sale starts now and ends Wednesday, May 4, 2022.

Learn about Ace of the Diamond: Eijun Sawamura had his heart set on the middle-school national baseball championships. But his team is eliminated thanks to a wild pitch thrown by Eijun himself. He’s planning to go to high school with his teammates and try again next year when he’s scouted by the famous Seido High School baseball team. When he goes for a campus visit, he finds himself on the receiving end of a baptism by fire! His experience forming a battery with up-and-coming catcher Miyuki rekindles his passion for baseball!!

To save big during the Ace of the Diamond Throwback Thursday spotlight sale just visit one of our participating digital vendors: Bookwalker, Google Play, Nook, Kobo, izneo, MyAnimeList and more!

Curious but want to see more? Check out the FREE 1st chapter preview below!

Go Beyond Streaming: Attack on Titan Universe Sale

Caught up with the anime? Now go BEYOND and read to the end at a discount!

The latest season of the Attack on Titan anime may have ended, but now you can read to the very end of the dark fantasy epic AND explore more of the greater AoT universe at a huge discount!

That’s right, take up to 50% off every volume of the original anime-inspiring global phenomenon, Attack on Titan. Then explore before the events of the main series, with a prequel that follows the rise of a Titan Cult, and a mysterious child survivor known as “child of the Titans,” in Attack on Titan: Before the Fall. If you want to read the origin story behind two of Attack on Titan‘s most pivotal characters – Levi Ackerman and Erwin Smith – be sure to check out Attack on Titan: No Regrets. And if you’re looking for something more light hearted check out the two comedic takes on the Titan world with the school-life AU, Attack on Titan Junior High, and the hilarious gag manga, Spoof on Titan!

Start reading the main Attack on Titan series across a number of all-you-can-eat subscription services like Kindle Unlimited, comiXology Unlimited, INKR, izneo (and more!) – then dive deeper with the Go Beyond Streaming: Attack on Titan Universe digital sale to take up to 50% off select volume after that! To see where you can save, visit one of our participating digital vendors: Bookwalker, Kindle, Google Play, Kobo, Nook, izneo and MyAnimeList

Sale ends Monday, May 2nd! 

Curious about this sale but want to see more? Read the first chapter of the dark fantasy master work, Attack on Titan FREE or click on any of the titles shown below to read the first chapter free!

Suit-up & Dive Deep: Discover the Attack on Titan Universe

Go Beyond Streaming: Romantic Comedies Sale

Read beyond series already available through subscription streaming manga services!

Some of the most amazing hidden gems you can find across the different manga streaming services offering Kodansha Manga are our romantic comedies. Lovely wide-ranging stories that can be heartfelt, terrifying, spicy & more! So this week we’re spotlighting some of our favorites during the Go Beyond Streaming: Romantic Comedies digital manga sale!

Right now you can save up to 50% off on such fan-favorite and anime-inspiring series as The Quintessential Quintuplets. For a darker romance where an infatuation can turn powerfully deadly try, Can You Just Die My Darling?. And if you want a new twist on the tale of star-crossed love then look no further than Boarding School Juliet. Love’s depth and breadth may be unfathomable, BUT you won’t have to dip deep into your pockets to experience this love.

Start reading any of the featured series in the Go Beyond Streaming: Romantic Comedies digital sale, across a number of all-you-can-eat subscription services like Kindle Unlimited, comiXology Unlimited, INKR, izneo (and more!), then take up to 50% off volumes after that! To see where you can save, visit one of our participating digital vendors: Bookwalker, Kindle, Google Play, Kobo, Nook, izneo and MyAnimeList

Sale ends Monday, April 25th! 

Curious about this sale but want to see more? Read the first chapter of the sports manga romance, Waiting for Spring FREE or click on any of the titles shown below to read the first chapter free!

From Drama to Doki-Doki: Read Rom-Coms on Streaming