VIZ Media reaches the next stage in the development of its VIZ Originals imprint. Aspiring artists and writers are invited to apply for portfolio reviews taking place at some of North America’s biggest pop culture shows. The VIZ Originals imprint will develop innovative, English-language creator-owned graphic novel content for a global market, and is committed […]
Looking to read manga without going to the bookstore? Get your digital manga here!
|Comicloud.net/eng||Purchase per manga||Kindle, Google Play||Directly from Japan, Korea||Indie, bizarre, grotesque|
|CrunchyRoll.com and ComiPo!||$6.95/month (limited access), $11.95/month (full access)||Apple, Google Play||Directly from Japan, international||Indie, shonen, seinen||Gift memberships: $34.95/3 months, $99.95/1 year|
|GENmanga.com||$24/year||Barnes & Noble, Amazon||Directly from Japan||Seinen, indie, manhwa|
|en.MangaReborn.jp||$10/1000 coins||Directly from Japan||Indie||Has a specific search engine for preferences|
|Weekly Shonen Jump (shonenjump.viz.com)||$25/year||Apple, Kobo, Nook, Kindle, Google Play||Same day direct from Japan||Shounen, seinen|
|ComiXology.com||Purchase per manga, comic||Apple||OEL manga, former Tokyopop titles||Free comics available|
|SparklerMonthly.com(Serviced by Chromatic Press)||$5/month||Depends on format (audio, visual)||From English-speaking creators||OEL shoujo and josei manga, prose, and audio||First chapters and prologues available for free|
You can also check out some apps that give you free or cheap access to licensed and new manga.
Manga Box App – This English and Japanese app provides popular manga like Nisekoi and Kindaichi Case Files along with lesser known titles such as Spoof on Titan, Chubby Cinderella, and Shinjuku DxD. This app is a free download for Android and iPhone.