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Kodansha To Revive Sailor Moon Manga In U.S.

By Ishaan . March 19, 2011 . 10:27am

A Sailor Moon revival? Yes, that’s exactly what Kodansha are doing, and in a rather grand way.

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E-book Advocate To Serve As Kodansha’s New President

By Ishaan . February 26, 2011 . 3:28pm

Kodansha will be seeing its first change of president in 24 years come this April.

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Tiger Mask To See Live-Action Movie This November

By Ishaan . February 12, 2011 . 10:29am

Real-life heroic deeds resurrect the popularity of an old manga series, and do a lot of good while they’re at it.

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Kodansha’s Morning 2 Manga Magazine Goes Digital

By Ishaan . February 5, 2011 . 1:31pm

Originally conceived as a spin-off of Weekly Morning magazine in 2006, Morning 2 is following its predecessor to iOS and Android devices.

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Tiger Mask Manga Inspires A Series Of Heroic Donations In Japan

By Ishaan . January 15, 2011 . 12:02pm

Inspired by the Tiger Mask’s heroics, people in Japan have been making donations to welfare centres and orphanages under his name.

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Kodansha USA Take Over Del Rey Titles, Announce New Series

By Ishaan . December 18, 2010 . 12:59pm

Ace Attorney, Monster Hunter and Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex manga series are getting English publications.

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Japanese Publishers To Open North American Manga Portal

By Ishaan . November 13, 2010 . 1:28pm

37 Japanese publishers are collaborating to set up a joint online manga portal for North American distribution.

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Del Rey To Cease Publishing Manga, Restore Licenses To Kodansha USA

By Ishaan . October 9, 2010 . 5:00pm

Parent publisher Random House are transferring their Del Rey manga licenses back to original publisher, Kodansha.

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Japanese And American Publishers Team Up To Combat Scanlations

By Ishaan . June 12, 2010 . 9:45am

The coalition believe that their battle isn’t necessarily with scanlators, but with “scanlation aggregators.”

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5 Centimeters Per Second Adapted Into Manga

By Ishaan . May 29, 2010 . 5:00pm

The manga, handled by Yukiko Seike, began serialization in Kodansha’s Monthly Afternoon magazine on Tuesday.

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30% Of Kodansha Manga Adapted Into Apps Rejected By iTunes

By Ishaan . May 8, 2010 . 1:14pm

Masaaki Hagino, president of Voyager, an e-book development company, revealed that 30% of Kodansha manga adapted by his company into apps for iTunes is rejected for censorship reasons.

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Japanese Book Publishers Express Concerns Over Digitization

By Ishaan . May 8, 2010 . 11:15am

As the e-book market grows in Japan, Kodansha and 30 other publishers are voicing concerns over how the digital model could affect print publishing.

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Watch Kodansha Manga Artists At Work

By Ishaan . April 24, 2010 . 3:35pm

Japanese super-publisher Kodansha recently updated their YouTube page with videos of two of their creators hard at work.