Last year, Shueisha‘s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine launched an online service geared for smartphone users allowing people to create characters in the style of the Haikyu!! manga. In December, it added Boku no Hero Academia, and the most recent addition is Koyoharu Gotouge‘s Kimetsu no Yaiba on Tuesday. The character creator is very simple. You can mix and match […]

The Haikyuu!! series published an advertisement spread in The Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper on Monday, Aug 31 showing every single uniform shirt that appears in the manga. The ad is intended as a form of support for the real-world Inter-High School Championships Boys Volleyball Tournament, which was originally scheduled to be held on April […]

On Monday, Aug 17 the official website for Shueisha‘s Shonen Jump brand announced that sales and distribution of Tatsuya Matsuki and Shiro Usazaki‘s act-age manga volumes have been indefinitely suspended. That includes the print edition of the 12 existing volumes, as well as the digital edition via B‘s services (as of 11:59 p.m. on Monday evening) […]

For the first time ever, Shueisha’s Jump Tezuka Manga Contest will allow overseas applications in English, Spanish, Chinese, and Korean. For its 100th Anniversary, judges will be Eiichiro Oda, Akira Toriyama, Kazue Kato, Kohei Horikoshi, Takehiko Inoue, and Tezuka Productions. JUMP TEZUKA MANGA CONTEST 100th Anniversary – Oversea Department Special […]