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.

Humble Manga Bundle: Spring 2021 Anime Season Debuts!

Kodansha & Humble Bundle Kick-off the Latest Season of Anime with the Humble Manga Bundle: Spring 2021 Anime Season

Over $900 worth of anime-inspiring manga for $30 including series like To Your Eternity, Don’t Toy With Me, Miss Nagatoro, EDENS ZERO & more!

Just in time for the debut of some truly amazing spring anime, Kodansha and Humble Bundle have teamed up to launch the Humble Manga Bundle: Spring 2021 Anime Season! Right now, fans can get 80 volumes totaling over $900 worth of manga that inspired the hotly anticipated Spring 2021 anime debuts including the heart-wrenching fantasy series, To Your Eternity, the school days soccer saga, Farewell My Dear Cramer, and even the Hiro Mashima sci-fi action / adventure, EDENS ZERO. But much like a season of exciting anime, this offer will not last – so be sure to get the jump into this Humble Manga Bundle before it ends, Thursday, April 29, 2021.

Read ’em anywhere: All the manga featured as part of the Humble Manga Bundle: Spring 2021 Anime Season will be delivered digitally upon purchase in multiple formats including CBZ, PDF, and ePub, so they work on your computer, e-readers, iPads, cell phones, and a wide array of mobile devices!

Support charity: For this Humble Bundle, Kodansha will be leveraging the purchasing power of each bundle – whether it’s at the $1 tier or the $30 to donate a portion of the proceeds to worthy causes! Choose where the money goes among Kodansha and our preselected charity, the Stop AAPI Hate organization – or choose a charity of your preference via the PayPal Giving Fund.

Below are the different tiers for the Humble Manga Bundle: Spring 2021 Anime Season and what fans can expect to receive:

Pay $1 or more to get:
EDENS ZERO Vol. 1
That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime Vol. 1
To Your Eternity Vol. 1
Don’t Toy With Me, Miss Nagatoro Vol. 1
Tokyo Revengers Vol. 1

Pay $10 or more to get:
EDENS ZERO Vols. 2-3
Farewell, My Dear Cramer Vols. 1-3
That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime Vols. 2-3
To Your Eternity Vols. 2-3
Shaman King: Zero Vol. 1
The Slime Diaries: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Vol. 1

Pay $18 or more to get:
Don’t Toy With Me, Miss Nagatoro Vols. 2-3
EDENS ZERO Vols. 4-6
Farewell, My Dear Cramer Vols. 4-6
Shaman King: Zero Vol. 2
The Slime Diaries: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Vol. 2
That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime Vols. 4-6
To Your Eternity Vols. 4-6
Tokyo Revengers Vols. 2-3

Pay $25 or more to get:
Don’t Toy With Me, Miss Nagatoro Vols. 4-5
EDENS ZERO Vols. 7-10
Farewell, My Dear Cramer Vols 7-13
That Time I Got Reincarnated (Again!) as a Workaholic Slime Vols 1-2
That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime Vols. 7-10
The Seven Deadly Sins: Seven Days Vols 1-2
To Your Eternity Vols. 7-10

Pay $30 or more to get:
The Seven Deadly Sins Vols. 1-24

Shaman King & Spinoff Series On Sale Dates Revealed!

Kodansha USA Publishing & comiXology Originals Reveal New On Sale Dates for Shaman King & Spinoff Series 

All 35 volumes of the original series to debut October 6, 2020 via comiXology Originals

Spinoff series Shaman King ZeroShaman King: FlowersShaman King: Red Crimson, and Shaman King: Super Star set to debut digitally in October & December 2020

September 28, 2020 — New York, NY — After a brief production delay, Kodansha USA Publishing & comiXology Originals announced that they will digitally release all 35 volumes of the original Shaman King series on October 6, 2020, exclusively on comiXology & Kindle. This release of Shaman King will include the final three volumes never before published in English, completing this foundational shonen-action series in English for the first time ever and featuring brand-new cover art from the creator Hiroyuki Takei himself. These volumes will be available to read digitally, as part of the comiXology Originals line of exclusive content. These titles can be read upon release at no additional cost for members of Amazon Prime via their Prime Reading benefit, Kindle Unlimited and comiXology Unlimited, and will also be available for purchase on Kindle and comiXology.
 
“It’s been over 10 years since I’ve completed Shaman King. But finally –– at last –– I can deliver the true ending to the story to the fans in America,” says Shaman King creator Hiroyuki Takei. “It’s a message from my heart, and I think it’s a particularly important one in this day and age. I hope that it’ll reach the hearts of many comrades.”
 
“We appreciate all the patience and support we’ve received from our fans while we worked to create the best possible manga experience for Shaman King,” said Kodansha USA Publishing President & CEO Alvin Lu. “This is the release Hiroyuki Takei‘s shonen manga classic deserves, and it will be accompanied by the whole compendium of its sequels and prequels. A lot here to thrill fans both new and old!”

It was also announced today, that the Shaman King spinoff series will also be making their English-language digital debut, following the re-release of the original Shaman King series. The first spinoff, Shaman King Zero will be available October 13, 2020, with Shaman King: Flowers available October 20, 2020Shaman King: Red Crimson, available October 27, 2020, and Shaman King: Super Star available December 8, 2020All Shaman King spinoff series will be available to purchase and read across Amazon KindleBookWalkercomiXology, Apple Books, Google PlayRakuten Kobo, Nook, and izneo

 

 

All images: Shaman King © Hiroyuki Takei/Kodansha Ltd.

As previously announced, plans for the original Shaman King series print editions are still scheduled for release between 2021 and 2022, with the first two volumes of the 600-page, 3-in-1 omnibus editions slated to debut February 2021. These print editions will be distributed by Penguin Random House.
 
Shaman King, and its subsequent series Shaman King Zero, Shaman King: Flowers, Shaman King: Red Crimson, and Shaman King: Super Star are all created and produced by mangaka Hiroyuki Takei. For more information on this and other Kodansha USA Publishing titles please visit: https://kodansha.us/.
 
And for more updates on comiXology Originals, check out http://comixologyoriginals.com.

About 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!
 
About Shaman King Zero
Return to the world of Shaman King! Before the Shaman Fight, there were countless tales of heartache and worry as Yoh and the others worked their ways toward the tournament…
 
About Shaman King: Flowers
The action returns in this brand-new sequel to Shaman King! Hana Asakura finds that being the son of Yoh & Anna isn’t all it’s cracked up to be, and his boredom has him itching for any kind of excitement. But when a fight comes straight to his doorstep, it’s from a place he least expects—his own family? The battle for Asakura supremacy begins!
 
Shaman King: Super Star
Can’t get enough Shaman King goodness? Then hitch a ride with Alumi, Death Zero and other Shaman King favorites in this action-packed spinoff, Shaman King: The Super Star!

Shaman King: Red Crimson
Tao Jun and Li Pairon are back in an all-new Shaman King adventure, but this time, they’re the stars! Join them and their battle against the Red Crimson!

About Shaman King Omnibus Print Editions

  • 3-IN-1 OMNIBUS EDITIONS
  • $19.99 US/$25.99 CAN
  • 600 PAGES EACH
  • VOLS. 1 & 2 SIMULTANEOUS RELEASE IN FEBRUARY 2021
  • ELEVEN OMNIBUS VOLUMES TOTAL COMING IN 2021 & 2022