Shaman King Sees Wider Distribution

Shaman King Now Available at All Participating Digital Vendors

Kodansha USA Publishing announced today the wide digital release for all 35 volumes of the original Shaman King – Hiroyuki Takei’s classic anime-inspiring shonen manga. Starting today, new and existing manga fans can purchase and read each volume across BookWalkerApple BooksGoogle PlayRakuten KoboNookizneoMyAnimeList, as well as comiXologyAmazon Kindle.

In the world of Shaman King, Shamans possess mysterious powers that allow them to commune with gods, spirits, and even the dead…and Manta Oyamada’s about to learn all about them, because his class just welcomed a new transfer student: Yoh Asakura, a boy from way off in Izumo…and a shaman in training!

Also available digitally are a number of Shaman King spin offs including, the prequel Shaman King Zero, and sequel series, Shaman King: FlowersShaman King: Red CrimsonShaman King: Super Star, and Shaman King: Marcos.

Shaman King is also available as 3-in-1 omnibus print editions, with books 1-5 – collecting up to volume 15 – available for purchase at participating bookstores like KinokuniyaBarnes and NobleBooks-A-Million and more. The entire series is set to be completed in print in 2022. Shaman King print editions are distributed by Penguin Random House.

See what’s debuting digitally in March 2021!

We’re proud to reveal all the amazing digital manga series debuts coming from Kodansha Comics in March 2021.

As a reminder, these new digital debuts as well as returning favorites will be available upon release across all our participating digital vendors including Bookwalker, comiXology, Google Play, Kindle, Nook and izneo.

To see what other new releases will be available in March, and beyond take a look at our New Release page!



Araki Won’t Be Tamed
By Kapparappara

Yakko has always lived in the shadow of her model/actress younger sister, Yuno. So when she’s surprised on her 17th birthday by super-popular actor Araki Shigaraki, she assumes he’s looking for Yuno…until he declares his love for Yakko?! Not only that, he’d declared his love for her before…but now, as then, she doesn’t believe him! But he’s determined, and if she won’t see him as a boyfriend, maybe she’ll see him as a pet…?!

Release Date: March 2 // Available Digitally


Shaman King: Marcos 
Original Creator Hiroyuki Takei
Art by Jet Kusamura

? New Shaman King spin-of from same team as Shaman King: Red Crimson ?

What should be a bright future for the X-Laws is shadowed by the absence of Marco. Where could he have gone, and is something sinister behind it? Join the fan favorites in another Shaman King spinoff!

Release Date: March 9 // Available Digitally


Blue Lock  
Story by Muneyuki Kaneshiro
Art by Yusuke Nomura

? By the Story Creator of As The Gods Will: The Second Series ?

After a disastrous defeat at the 2018 World Cup, Japan’s team struggles to regroup. But what’s missing? An absolute Ace Striker, who can guide them to the win. The Football Association is hell-bent on creating a striker who hungers for goals and thirsts for victory, and who can be the decisive instrument in turning around a losing match…and to do so, they’ve gathered 300 of Japan’s best and brightest youth players. Who will emerge to lead the team…and will they be able to out-muscle and out-ego everyone who stands in their way?

Release Date: March 16 // Available Digitally


The Dawn of the Witch 
Story by Tatsuo
Art by Kakeru Kobashiri
Character Design by Takashi Iwasaki  

Cervil is a magic student with no memories of his life before he met a mysterious blond woman in an alley. Now he travels with his teacher, Ross—another student, Holt, and the beastman Coudeau for “special training”… but this field trip may not be as routine as it seems!

Release Date: March 23 // Available Digitally


Chasing After Aoi Koshiba
By FLY and Takeoka Hazuki

? All-new Yuri romance! ?

Sahoko had lots of friends in high school, so there’s no shortage of people to catch up with at her reunion. But the one face she wants to see is missing: that of Aoi Koshiba, her classmate and first love. A star of the basketball team, Aoi caught Sahoko’s eye as an easy way to score social points. But when Aoi quits the team, an unexpected kiss pulls Sahoko closer to her than she intended to be. With a difficult home situation, Aoi is in need of more than just a cynical social climber. She needs a true friend, and something more…

Release Date: March 23 // Available Digitally & in Print


She’s My Knight 
By Saisou

Haruma Ichinose, 17, has been popular since he was born. So popular, in fact, that he figured no one could even come close…until he met Yuki Mogami. She’s tall, cool, collected, and totally makes him crazy. He may just be in love…but can he deal with falling for someone even more dashing than himself?

Release Date: March 30 // Available Digitally


Those Snow White Notes 
By Marimo Ragawa

?  Anime to debut April 2021! ?

When Setsu’s grandfather died, so did Setsu’s “sound”—his unique creative spark. Grieving, he goes to Tokyo to find himself…but manages to become totally, literally lost on his first day. Only a chance meeting with Yuna—aka Yuka, the hostess—saves him from being robbed. At first glance their lives seem totally different, but they’re both striving for their dreams—hers, of being an actress, and his, of developing his talent with the shamisen—and it could just be that life in the raucous, unfeeling urban sprawl of Tokyo could just be what binds their fates together…

Release Date: March 30 // Available Digitally