Anime News Network is reporting that this year’s 46th issue of Viz Media’s digital Weekly Shonen Jump anthology will be publishing an extra chapter of Kaito’s Cross Manage manga.
According to the report, the extra chapter will be published in the October 21 issue of Weekly Shonen Jump.
Viz Media’s Weekly Shonen Jump digital anthology has added the Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign manga to its lineup in the October 7, 2013 issue. This manga is by Takaya Kagami, Yamato Yamamoto, and Daisuke Furuya.
Viz started the manga with its first chapter, and then will include two chapters each month in the publication until it catches up with the Japanese release next summer.
Viz Media announced at the company’s Weekly Shonen Jump panel at Japan Expo that it will be publishing the Strong World one-shot for Eiichiro Oda’s One Piece manga.
The one-shot will premiere in the digital anthology’s next issue, which will be released on September 2, 2013.
Viz Media’s Weekly Shonen Jump digital anthology announced that it will be publishing a one-shot manga by Masashi Kishimoto, the mangaka for Naruto, in its next issue on July 29, 2013.
The one-shot is a baseball manga titled Bench. This one-shot was originally published in the Japanese Weekly Shonen Jump print magazine in 2010.
Viz Media announced at Anime Expo that the company will be expanding the availability of its digital magazine, Weekly Shonen Jump to five more English-speaking regions: the United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand.
Readers must subscribe to the magazine through Apple’s Newstand app. At this time, readers outside of the United States and Canada are unable to access back issues, and they will not be able to receive the physical Yu-Gi-Oh! card bonuses; however, they will have access to all other digital bonuses.
It was also noted that Weekly Shonen Jump will be available in these five new regions on Android “soon.”
Viz’s Weekly Shonen Jump digital magazine announced in its July 1st issue that Akira Toriyama’s new manga series, Jaco the Galactic Patrolman will premiere in the July 15th edition of the publication. This is one of three new manga in the 33rd issue of Sheisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump on July 13, 2013 to mark the 45th anniversary of the magazine in Japan.
Also in its July 15th issue, the English Weekly Shonen Jump will also include “special super-color” chapters of One Piece and Naruto, as well as an all-color version of One-Punch Man.
Viz Media released a four-page preview of Masashi Kishimoto’s Mario one-shot manga in the April 29 volume of the Weekly Shonen Jump digital anthology.
The entire one-shot will be published in Weekly Shonen Jump‘s next issue, which will be released on May 13, 2013.
Viz Media has released the Weekly Shonen Jump Newsstand App, which is available for the Apple iPad and iPad Mini. New issues of the weekly publication are available on Mondays, and subscriptions are available through the Newsstand App for $2.99 (US/CAN) a month, with automatic monthly renewals.
Weekly Shonen Jump Newsstand subscribers may also access their issues through the Viz Manga digital platform.
Viz Media announced in the March 25, 2013 issue of Weekly Shonen Jump that it will be publishing a one-shot by manga creator Toshiaki Iwashiro that is tentatively titled, Sakuran.
The one-shot is scheduled to appear in the April 1, 2013 edition of Weekly Shonen Jump.
Viz Media announced in the February 4 issue of Weekly Shonen Jump that the digital anthology will be adding Daisuke Ashihara’s World Trigger manga.
World Trigger will begin appearing in the February 11 edition of Weekly Shonen Jump.